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Welcome to project ComiPress, your source for international manga news and information.

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How to use this guide:

Publishers are in Maroon
Male oriented magazines are in Blue
Female oriented magazines are in Red

Magazines are listed in the following format:

Title - name of the magazine
Genre - shounen, shoujo, etc.
Release Date - month/day
Website - The official website
Publisher - The publisher and its website. ("By Title" category only)
Notable Series - a few well-known series from the magazine
Information - anything else that might be interesting about the magazine

Example:

Shounen Jump
[shounen]
Weekly
Website
Website (sometimes the magazine can have two sites, the "main" site will be listed first)
Shueisha
Notable series: Dragon Ball, Slam Dunk, One Piece, Yu Yu Hakusho, Naruto, City Hunter, Rurouni Kenshin, Saint Seiya.
- Founded in 1968, the most popular magazine in Japan. In 1994, Jump sold an unprecedented 6.2 million copies, though sales have been declining in recent years.

Site History

6/3 - Backstage: Manga4Kids & MangaBlog launched
6/3 - Backstage launched
6/1 - Article: Shounen Jump Manga Circulation Numbers
5/29 - Magazine Guide: Added Labels & Imprints sections
5/23 - Article: Historic Shoujo Manga Circulation Numbers
5/17 - Switched from CuteNews to WordPress
5/7 - Article: Mangaka Leiji Matsumoto Discusses the Joys and Tribulations the Internet Brings to Creators
5/6 - Article: Anime Magazines and Anthologies Recap of 2005
5/1 - News system relaunched
4/24 - Article: 20th Century Boys Endingcor Not?
4/18 - ComiPress launched, Magazine Guide integrated into ComiPress
3/6 - Magazine Guide: Sort by Genre feature added
2005
12/24 - Magazine Guide: Version 2.00 launched
8/16 - Magazine Guide: Version 1.00 launched.
8/1 - Magazine Guide: Manga Magazine Guide v.0.50 launched on Blogger
Spring 05 - Magazine Guide: Manga Magazine Guide Beta finished
Winter 04 - Magazine Guide: Manga Magazine Guide project begins
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