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KiraKira Media Inc.’s digital manga service Azuki has announced in a blog post that Kodansha is ending distribution of simulpub chapters on Azuki, starting on January 16, 2023. On January 31, 2023, previous simulpub chapters from Kodansha’s titles will be removed on the service. Azuki stated that this is a “policy change on Kodansha’s end that affects all of the platforms they distribute on.”

This change affects the following series:

  • A Sign of Affection Chapters 20ex-32
  • Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Chapters 50-69
  • Drifting Dragons Chapters 57-78
  • EDENS ZERO Chapters 132-222
  • Space Brothers Chapters 377-395
  • The Ghost in the Shell: The Human Algorithm Chapters 20-54
  • The World of Summoning Chapters 1-11
  • To Your Eternity Chapters 147-165.2
  • Toppu GP Chapters 29-79
  • Wave, Listen to Me! Chapters 65-86

Azuki has confirmed with Anime News Network that other chapters, including early non-simulpub chapters of some of the series listed as well as non-simulpub series, will remain on the service.

Source: ANN