Today, INKR announced the global release of over 50 series that contains over 300 volumes of content from Kodansha USA, including the latest chapters from hit titles such as Attack on Titan, School Rumble, and That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime. Additionally, subscribers will also be able to take advantage of extra savings when purchasing their favorite Kodansha manga chapters via coins (rules and restrictions apply). Content will be available today on web browsers, iOS devices, and Android devices.
INKR will release brand new volumes for purchase from the following Kodansha series in the month of October:
Attack on Titan (Volumes 1-34)
The Seven Deadly Sins (Volumes 1-41)
The Quintessential Quintuplets (Volumes 1-14)
FAIRY TAIL (Volumes 1-63)
That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime (Volumes 1-17)
And 45+ other Kodansha series
Today, INKR works with over 70 leading comic publishers and creators, including Image Comics, Kodansha, Kuaikan, Mr. Blue, and TokyoPop. Using INKR proprietary technology, readers have access to over 10,000+ chapters on a variety of devices. More importantly, these partnerships have enabled INKR to provide its readers with the most cost-effective and legal option to reading their favorite titles whenever, wherever.
Earlier this year, INKR secured a $3.1M investment led by Monk’s Hill Ventures in pursuit of transforming the manga industry and improving how manga and comics are localized, distributed, and consumed worldwide.
Hieu Tran, co-founder and Head of Operations said, “As manga fans ourselves, we understand the importance of delivering the best selection and quality of translations to our readers at a price that will work for them. Thankfully, our friends at Kodansha USA also share that same vision, and we are excited to continue to work closely with them to deliver not just some of the best titles but the best experience that manga fans have come to expect.”
INKR is now available on web browsers, Google Play Store, and Apple App Store. Subscription plans start at USD 4.99, and coin bundles for direct, individual purchases start at USD 1.99. For more information about this service, click here.
Kerri is a disabled assistant editor and news writer for BWT. She is motivated by her love of words, commas, comics, and all things geeky