Gardena, CA (March 19, 2012) – Digital Manga Publishing, one of the manga industry’s most unique and creative publishers is proud to announce the partnership with iVerse Media, LLC, to digitally release their flagship manga title Vampire Hunter D to the Comics+ storefront for the iOS. iVerse Media, LLC is a digital content distributor that’s quickly emerging as an one of the leading innovators and leaders in the mobile publishing field specializing in digital comic books for mobile platforms. The first five volumes of the series will be available with more to follow in the in the coming months.
Launched in 2007 by Digital Manga Publishing, Hideyuki Kikuchi’s Vampire Hunter D manga adapts the well renowned novel series, which was originally release over 20 years ago. Kikuchi’s post-apocalyptic vision of the distant future mixes gothic horror, science fiction and romance with classic Western; while up and coming manga artist, Saiko Takaki’s surreal illustrated adaptation complements his vision where humanity is ruled by vampires and tormented by a host of creatures including demons, werewolves and mutants, as well as half-human, half-vampire ‘dhampirs’.
“The Vampire Hunter D series is a great property that’ll appeal to all fans around the world, so that’s why Digital Manga is making an effort to expand and distribute this property to as many platforms as possible.”— Fred Lui, VP-Publishing of Digital Manga.
Through this partnership Digital Manga Publishing will be releasing more of their acclaimed titles through the Comics+ storefront. All volumes of Vampire Hunter D will be available on the Comics+ platform for $9.99