Digital Manga Inc. Announces New Title Acquisitions and Anime Expo Guest!

Gardena, CA, May 9, 2006 - Digital Manga Publishing, one of the industry'€™s most innovative manga licensing and publishing companies, has announced the acquisition of two highly anticipated titles. "€œDMP does more than just yaoi!"€ exclaims Eric Rosenberger, Sales and Distribution Manager, "€œLook for more mainstream titles to be announced during the upcoming convention season."€

Coming this Fall are:

Princess Princess by Mikiyo Tsuda
Street Date: 11/1/2006

Peer pressure has never been this intense!

Why is Kouno receiving such an overly warm welcome at his new all boys' school?!? Sure he is pretty handsome for his age, but such a response is usually reserved for cute girls. Little does Kouno know about the secret Hime, or Princess, system in effect at the school. Cute boys are chosen to dress up as girls at school events to provide a touch of femininity in the sea of testosterone! By the time Kouno finally catches on to the oddities of his school, he discovers that he has been elected as a candidate! Kouno, lured by the “benefits” of being a princess, takes on the job with the other two princesses Mikoto and Shihoudani; and the chaos begins.

From the author of The Day of Revolution, comes a hyper active high school story. What'€™s in store for our three princesses as they don Gothic Lolita-styled outfits and are forced to cheer for clubs every day??

Currently being adapted into an anime in Japan, don’t miss out on this tale of cross-dressing gone haywire!

Enchanter by Izumi Kawachi
Street Date: July 1, 2006

Fulcanelli is an "Enchanter,"€ an ancient engineer/alchemist who is able to imbue the weapons and gadgets he constructs with magical powers. Transformed into a demonic being after his death, he is always accompanied by his demon lover Eukanaria. Due to circumstances still unknown, his is in need of a new body. Until one can be found, Eukanaria must guard the pendant containing his soul from the many demonic forces that wish to obtain his great power for their own.

In the present day, Haruhiko Kanou is an ordinary boy good with machines and nursing a crush on his science teacher and neighbor Yuki Fujiwara. Little does he know he is Fulcanelli’s perfect double and Eukanaria has tracked him down!

Izumi Kawachi will be DMP'€™s guest at Anime Expo (July 1 - 4) to celebrate the release! The book will be available at the DMP booth during the convention and exclusively at Borders and Waldenbooks. For the latest information regarding Izumi Kawachi at Anime Expo, keep checking!

About Digital Manga, Inc.
Digital Manga, Inc. (DMI) specializes in building corporate and cultural bridges from Japan to the Western Hemisphere - specifically through the licensing, importation and preparation of anime (Japanese animation), manga (Japanese comic books) and related merchandise for the North American mainstream and subculture markets. In this capacity, DMI serves as a catalyst for the expansion of Japanese pop-culture institutions into global arenas.