VIZ Media have evolved to their next digital manga publishing form for their English edition of Shonen Jump magazine, introducing a new site featuring free chapters of series with heroes we know and love. Including, but not limited to, Haikyu!!, One Punch Man and JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, they’ll also be publishing sequels and spin-offs such as Boruto and Tokyo Ghoul [Jack] to read gratis.
Viz revealed all in their launch notice as follows:
Welcome to the next evolution of Weekly Shonen Jump!
Since we first went digital back in 2012, we’ve had one goal in mind—get everyone in the world to read Shonen Jump . And like an SJ character, we’re not giving up until we reach our goal! We’ve recently become available in Singapore, the Philippines and India and we’re planning to add more countries in the future. And to take it to the next level, we also have a new site with a ton of manga chapters you can read for free!
Free Shonen Jump Manga Chapters!
That’s right, you don’t have to be a subscriber to read these! Here’s a list of all the free chapters you can read in just the first month!
• BLUE EXORCIST
• BORUTO: NARUTO NEXT GENERATION
• BOYS OVER FLOWERS SEASON 2
• DRAGON BALL SUPER
• THE EMPEROR AND I
• JOJO’S BIZARRE ADVENTURE: PART 1 PHANTOM BLOOD
• KUROKO’S BASKETBALL
• NARUTO: CHIBI SASUKE’S SHARINGAN LEGEND
• NARUTO: THE PATH LIT BY THE FULL MOON
• ONE-PUNCH MAN
• TOKYO GHOUL [JACK]
Global Shonen Jump Vice President and the mag’s ex editor-in-chief, Hisashi Sasaki, also had a few words to add on his official Twitter. Saying that Jump has been working on this next step since he moved to become editor at sci-fi magazine SF, he also noted that Shonen Jump‘s distribution will be expanded to India, Singapore and the Phillipines. He expressed that he wants as many people as possible to become Jump readers, welcoming all to visit and post on the new website.