Square Enix has released a global version of the MANGA UP! app, bringing over 160 manga titles to global markets.
The Global Version features over 100 new English translations by Square Enix for many popular manga titles. Some of the manga titles featured in the app are Fullmetal Alchemist, Goblin Slayerand soul eater. Additionally, the MANGA UP! The app is available on iOS and Android worldwide with support for tablets.
The latest details are available below, via Square-Enix:
The app will feature 160 titles, including 100 new English translations. Manga UP! will also provide readers with the latest episodes of ongoing series as soon as possible after their release in Japan. The app will be available everywhere except Japan and will work with iOS and Android, including tablets.
Released in 2017, the Japanese version of MANGA-UP! has been downloaded over 19 million times. The expertise and technology the company has gained from offering the Japanese version will now allow it to deliver its outstanding manga content to global audiences faster.
The company has been making its manga content widely available outside of Japan for quite some time with great success. However, readers outside of Japan have had to wait to get their hands on popular Japanese titles due to the constraints of print comics and e-book distribution.
Due to the speed and reach an app allows, fans around the world will now have access via MANGA-UP! to approximately 160 titles, including 100 titles available in new English translations. Moreover, the app will be the fastest source for English versions of popular ongoing series such as The Vanitas Case Study, GOBLIN KILLERand FINAL FANTASY’S LOST STRANGERthanks to simultaneous releases with Japanese slices.
The app will also include already completed manga that have been global hits such as Fullmetal Alchemist, soul eaterand PandoraHearts. Ongoing Series Buzzing Like Hiromu Arakawa’s Latest Work Demons of the Shadow Realm, as well as My Dress-Up Darling and apothecary journals, are also available on MANGA-UP! before anywhere else.