Ne Ne Ne manga being “simulreleased”

Ne Ne Ne, a series that started in Square Enix’s Monthly Shonen Gangan as a short-term manga last July, will be published in both Japanese and English at the same time. This is a rare happening in an industry where manga reading in North America can nowhere near compete with sales in Japan.

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Generally, American audiences don’t read manga like the Japanese — preferring to read their manga online, on a kindle, or simply to opt out of reading altogether for TV and movies. This move is surprising and hopefully a good sign for those who love manga in the U.S.