Manga Reborn Launches a Kickstarter to Translate 10 Manga Titles

Manga Reborn, a website that allows users to legally read manga digitally in English and Japanese, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to translate 10 manga titles into English and distribute them digitally through their website. All of the titles in the campaign have never been published in English. In the Kickstarter campaign, they say donations “will be used to find and recruit the best localization team, contact authors, license new manga, and turn this manga into digital content.”

The 10 manga included in the campaign are:

  • Shuho Sato’s New Give My Regards to Black Jack manga (70 chapters)
  • Shinji Hiramatsu’s Black Angels manga (158 chapters)
  • Kiyoshi Haraguchi’s Shagara manga (43 chapters)
  • Ikki Matsuda’s Dokkouren manga (182 chapters)
  • Ken Yagami’s Hisoka Returns! manga (61 chapters)
  • Akira Mochizuki’s Low Teen Blues manga (Nine chapters)
  • Tsuguo Okazaki’s Metal Black manga (15 chapters)
  • Katsumi Nakagawa’s The Raving Warrior: Suima-kun manga (22 chapters)
  • Kyoko Kamishiro’s Someone Comes to Kill Me manga (Six chapters)
  • Akira Himekawa’s Hiuri manga (25 chapters)

Manga Reborn hopes to raise US$6,000 by November 3, 2013 at 2:40 a.m. EST. As of this writing, the campaign has raised US$386.

Source: ANN

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