Square Enix has some of the most beloved game franchises, especially for RPG fans. Now the Japanese publisher has launched an online manga store to offer fans electronic editions of popular Square Enix manga series, such as Fullmetal Alchemist and Soul Eater.
The U.S. version of the manga store will kick off with four titles, available at the special sale price of $5.99 for a limited time. The first update is scheduled for January 11, 2011 and new titles will be added bi-monthly after January.
The publisher said it “aims to provide a global audience with easy access to localized versions of its popular manga titles through streaming. Also, through cooperation with regional localization/publishing companies, SQUARE ENIX will endeavor to promote both print and online versions of its manga titles globally. Furthermore, it is the company s aim for the official online distribution service to serve as a deterrent against illegal downloading and piracy.”
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