BOOK☆WALKER Global first debuted at New York Comic Con in October 2015 with a lineup of about 1,000 e-books. Since then, their inventory of digital manga and light novels has grown to 10,000 e-books from over 40 English publishers such as Yen Press, Kodansha Comics, Seven Seas Entertainment, J-Novel Club, and more.
To celebrate their third year in business, many authors and illustrators from series such as That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime, The Combat Baker and Automaton Waitress, In Another World with My Smartphone, and more have contributed digital shikishi boards that can be downloaded for free from the BOOK☆WALKER Anniversary event page.
SERIES WITH FREE DIGITAL SHIKISHI:
- That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime (manga: Taiki Kawakami)
- The Combat Baker and Automaton Waitress (Author: SOW / Artist: ZAZA)
- In Another World With My Smartphone (Author: Patora Fuyuhara / Artist: Eiji Usatsuka)
- Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash light novel (Author: Ao Jyumonji)
- The Ryuo’s Work is Never Done! (Author: Shirow Shiratori)
- How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom (Author: Dojyomaru / Artist: Fuyuyuki)
- Flying Witch (Author: Chihiro Ishizuka)
- Arifureta – From Commonplace to World’s Strongest (Author: Ryo Shirakome)
- The Magic in this Other World is Too Far Behind! (Author: Gamei Hitsuj)
- And more
From October 12-14, 2018, BOOK☆WALKER users can earn 50% coin back for any English e-books, published by September 28, 2018, purchased during the promotion period. Titles that have digital third Anniversary shikishi boards available grant 60% coin back. Reward coins are BOOK☆WALKER’s in-store credit that can be used to purchase e-books (1 Coin = 1 JPY). More information about the special deal can be found on their campaign page.