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Manga Planet to Add 35 Titles of Various Genres from NIHONBUNGEISHA!

Ikebukuro, Japan — Manga Planet is delighted to announce the addition of 35 titles of the Boys’ Love (BL), shojo, shonen, and seinen genres from NIHONBUNGEISHA to its library.

The titles, which will be readable via Points and excluded from the Manga Planet Pass subscription plan, are as follows:

BL (14 Titles)

  • A Tale of Two Meteors, by Ao Izumi
  • A Tyrant in the Classroom, by Souko Ikeda
  • Agou and His Curse, by Siam Kuju
  • First Love Experiment, by Souko Ikeda
  • Ginza Neon Paradise, by Unohana
  • Hybrid Stardust, by Unohana
  • It Begins with Goodbye, by Kichi Uekawa
  • Love Knows Love, by Aoi Kujo
  • Maria Lives Upstairs, by Aoi Kujo
  • Monday Maria, by Aoi Kujo
  • The Man I Wish to Forget, by Aoi Kujo
  • TRAP YOU, by Aoi Kujo
  • Warm Bodies Plus, by Aoi Kujo
  • Where Night’s Blackbird in His Sad Infamy Sings, by Unohana

Shojo (2 Titles)

  • Lost Youth, by Akeru Asahi
  • The Vampires Next Door, by Ryoko Takabatake

Shonen (4 Titles)

  • Dragon Eye, by Kairi Fujiyama
  • Leaving Our Truths to the Shooting Star, by Mito Satou
  • Pen Love, by Mimana Orimoto
  • Super Food Bowl, by Shigeru Tsuchiyama

Seinen (15 Titles)

  • Absolute Monarch Complex, by Shigeyuki Iwashita
  • BAN-KING, by Ryushi Hirai and Shigeru Tsuchiyama
  • God Job, by Seisaku Kano and Keigo Izuki
  • Gourmet Glutton, by Shigeru Tsuchiyama
  • Human Panda: Sasahito, by Jin Kagetsu
  • Jadou: The Corrupt Path, by Shigeru Tsuchiyama
  • Kizuna: Hand of God Unbound by The Heavens, by Kengo Itsuki and Kazuya Jibiki
  • Life-saver Jailbreak: Doctor Enma, by Jun Tomizawa
  • Masked Ambition: Death Ballade, by Mai Tsurugina and Kenro Higaki
  • Ryoji Renjo: Gourmet Detective, by Tadashi Kato
  • Shaman, by Keisuke Itagaki
  • Sweet Whip, by Tsuya Tsuya and Kei Oishi
  • The Hands of Horus, by Tatsuya Seki
  • The Merchant King, by Shigeru Tsuchiyama and Kengo Kaji
  • Who Wants to Play?, by Tsuyoshi Osumi

*Release dates to be announced later

Featuring a subscription plan called the Manga Planet Pass, as well as options to purchase or rent titles by chapter or volume, Manga Planet offers a variety of manga titles from publishers, mangaka, and independent artists, including but not limited to Kodansha Ltd., WANIBOOKS Co., Ltd., Parsola Inc., WWWave, Starts Publishing, Shodensha Publishing, Thirdline, SOZO Comics, Home-sha, Inc., LEED Publishing Co., Ltd., SAN-EI Corporation, SHONENGAHOSHA, FUNGUILD, Mobile Media Research, I.T. Planning, Inc., Hobby Japan, CLLENN Inc., COMPASS Inc., OHZORA Publishing Co.,Ltd., Masaya Hokazono, and Nakashima723.

The catalog of futekiya, Manga Planet’s BL category, includes titles published by Shodensha Publishing, Home-sha, Inc., Parsola Inc., Thirdline, CLLENN Inc., swamp, KAIOHSHA, Tokyomangasha, DOGENZAKA SHOBO, TAIYOHTOSHO, TORICO, COMPASS Inc., Libre Inc., TOSUISHA Co.,Ltd., SHONENGAHOSHA, Shusuisha Inc., ShuCream Inc., WWWave, Kodansha Ltd., FUNGUILD, Mobile Media Research, and independent BL artists.

About Manga Planet

Manga Planet started in 2012 as a joint project between FANTASISTA, INC. and Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. to research the ways manga is read throughout the world.

In 2019, Manga Planet launched the Boys’ Love (BL) subscription service futekiya Library, followed by the multi-genre Manga Planet Library in the same year. Both libraries were merged into one Manga Planet in April 2023.

Bridging the needs of international manga fans and the Japanese manga industry, Manga Planet pushes for affordable access to officially licensed English-language manga through its subscription plan, as well as newly added options to purchase or rent individual titles.

Manga Planet’s subscription plan starts at US$1.99 for one week. Visit Manga Planet’s official website to find out more about its service, and start by signing up for free.