The May 2018 issue of Kodansha’s Hatsu Kiss magazine has announced that it is the final print issue. The magazine will switch to a digital-only publication, and it will shift from bi-monthly to monthly publication. The first digital issue will debut on June 25, 2018.
The magazine launched in June 2014 as the successor to Kodansha’s Kiss Plus magazine, which ceased publication in February 2014.
Manga that the magazine has published include Mari Yamazaki’s Steve Jobs, Bakka Okita’s Tōmei na Yurikago (The Invisible Cradle), and Tsukiko’s Batsukoi.