Viz Manga has announced that it is making six additional manga series available on Vizmanga.com and for digital download via the VizManga app for the Apple iPad, iPhone, and iPad Touch. These new volumes join more than 45 series and over 500 volumes of manga available digitially for purchase at a cost of $4.99 per volume.
The new series include the popular kids’ title Yu-Gi-Oh! GX Vol.1, an all-ages saga based on the popular card game property and anime series, as well as Hikaru No Go Vol.1, a fascinating all-ages manga series based on the classic Japanese board game.
Other series include Buso Renkin, a supernatural drama created by Nobuhiro Watsuki, who is best known for his brilliant samurai series Rurouni Kenshin, Hiroyu Asada’s supernatural steampunk drama Tegami Bachi, and Toshiaki Iwashiro’s shonen supernatural action/romance Psyren.
The lone shojo series among this group of six is the delightful fantasy manga, The Earl and the Fairy, which features story and art by Ayuko. The Earl and the Fairy and Buso Renkin are both rated “16+,” while Tegami Bachi and Psyren are age-rated “13 and up.”