News Japan's Popteen Mag Posts Free Manga Online in English
posted on 2007-08-09 17:38 EDT
Popteen, Kadokawa Haruki Corporation's fashion magazine for female teenagers in Japan, has announced that it is translating its Gal Samurai manga into English and posting free monthly installments on its American Popteen.com website. Masahiro Suematsu draws this Shiragiri Yamaguchi-created manga about Ran, a high school girl who inherited special powers from her samurai ancestors to protect her friends. 34 installments and one compiled volume are currently available in Japan, while the American website has posted three translated installments so far.