New Digital Manga Service Azuki Launches on June 28

KiraKira Media Inc. announced the new digital manga service Azuki that will launch on June 28 on iOS, Android, and web browser in English worldwide except Japan. The service will offer simulpub manga chapters shortly after they launch in Japan in addition to a library of other titles. Azuki's first partnership is with Kodansha USA, and the service is offering titles from the publisher's catalog.

Free users will be able to access select chapters with advertisements. There will also be a subscription available to customers for US$4.99 that will allow subscribers to read manga without ads. Comment threads will be available on each chapter for registered user discussion.

The full list of titles that will be available on Azuki at launch include: