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Today is Manga Planet’s First Anniversary!

The Manga Planet team thanks everyone for your support!

On November 18, 2019, Manga Planet’s online subscription service launched for officially licensed Japanese manga, after many years of preparation. The Manga Planet team would like to express our utmost gratitude to the readers and subscribers for your support on our First Anniversary.


Messages from the Operating Team


Congratulations and happy one year anniversary to Manga Planet!
It is still a baby, though, and we are intent on nurturing a healthy infant from now on.
We obviously still need your support.
Let’s continue to work together and help it grow to become a borderless being!!


ー Hyoe Narita, Chairman and Board Member



Thanks to you all, we are able to celebrate Manga Planet’s first year. We hope to keep distributing more and more titles to everybody. Please look forward to it.


ー Hiroki Kurihara, President and Board Member



Dear Manga Fans of the World!
We are here to celebrate a full year since Manga Planet’s launch all thanks to you.
We are looking forward to the future and bringing even more titles to the Library for you to read.
In order for you to continue enjoying and reading, we will constantly try to keep developing our services so please, we hope you are excited for all that’s to come.


ー Takano, Board Member and Head of Development



Last time this year, I was lying in a hospital bed praying that Manga Planet’s launch would go well. Thanks to everyone’s hard work in the Manga Planet team and manga fans’ support, Manga Planet was able to launch and continue to this day!

Thank you, everyone, from the bottom of my heart!!!


ー Emma Hanashiro, Editor-in-Chief



Manga Planet is one year old! Thank you to everyone who has put their faith in us. We hope you were able to discover a new manga through the Manga Planet Library. Many challenges lie ahead, but we will continue to do our best to make manga more accessible to everyone. Please keep an eye on us as we grow.


ー Gladys Angala, Producer



Manga Planet has reached its 1 year mark.
Thank you very much!
May your manga life continue to be great!


 ー F.A, Graphic Designer



Thank you for your continued support of Manga Planet.
Thanks to all of you, we are celebrating our first year with Manga Planet.
We are working hard to be able to keep providing a service for you to enjoy your manga life.
We have more great features in store for our second year and beyond. We hope you like it.

We look forward to your continued patronage and support.

From Japan, with love


ー MOTO, Web Engineer



No Manga No Life


ー KAMIYAMA, Web Engineer





Messages from our Partners


Dear Manga Planet Blog Readers,
Thank you from the bottom of my heart for your love and support of Manga Planet. This service that allows readers to access properly licensed and translated manga from Japan has already reached its one year mark. I feel that this is truly the gift of your encouragements and love of manga. I hope that we can keep delivering manga that you will enjoy. We ask for your continued support in the future as well.
I understand this is a difficult and uneasy time but I hope you are all able to take care of your health and safety.


Yoshihara, Dai Nippon Printing (DNP)



Thank you to the artists and publishers for working hard to put out titles.
Thank you to the readers, as well. We will continue to bring more titles to you all.
We kindly ask for your continued support.


Tagashira, Dai Nippon Printing (DNP)



Congratulations Manga Planet on its first year! It has been half a year since I have been involved with Manga Planet but I hope to bring more great manga to the platform.


Kifujin , Dai Nippon Printing (DNP)



I’m thrilled to be here for Manga Planet’s first anniversary.
I get involved in the project for over five years and know how much effort the Manga Planet team has put behind the scene.
I hope all manga fans in the world enjoy the service, and Manga Planet will start their service for the manga lovers in India sometime soon!


Hiroko, Super Sugoii


We hope for your continued support for Manga Planet!


About Manga Planet: Read manga, support artists

In 2012, Manga Planet started as a joint project between Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. and FANTASISTA, INC. to research and explore the ways manga is read throughout the world. Aiming to bring new manga to fans from all over the world and support artists and the industry, Manga Planet pushes for affordability and access to manga through a subscription-based service.

Readers who subscribe to Manga Planet and pay a flat monthly fee of $6.99 will have access to our expanding library of English-language manga. By the end of 2020, subscribers will have unlimited access to at least 500 titles. To subscribe, please go to read.mangaplanet.com and create an account. More information is in our Guide.

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