iOS Based Digital Manga Platform "Get Your Comic" to Shut Down

Service Had Offered Classic Shotaro Ishinomori Manga

Get Your Comic, a digital manga service that offered manga via an iPhone apps announced today that Get Your Comic will be terminated as of September 30th 2011.  The service had offered manga by tokusatsu trailblazer and Guinness World Record recipient for most comics published by one author, Shotaro Ishinomori. 

 

via @RhetoricalNoise

 

From Get Your Comic's website

To all Get Your Comic users

 

We thank you for using “Get Your Comic.” We regret having to announce the termination of Get Your Comic. This application will be terminated on September 30th in 2011. Should you have any enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

 

We appreciate your cooperation and understanding.

 

Get Your Comic

 

Working with Ishimori, East Press, Shonengahosha and Take Shobo, Get Your Comic put together a library that had included:

© Masaru Ohishi
AQUA PLANET CHRONICLE
Publisher: Shonengahosha
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Manga
Author: Masaru Ohishi
Chapters 1-10

This short story takes us into the not too distant future. The characters are ordinary people doing extraordinary things in exciting times.

© Mikio Igarashi
Bono Bono
Publisher: Take Shobo
Genre: Animal Stories
Author: Mikio Igarashi
Chapters 1-7

Bonobono is a good-hearted sea otter who lives in the sea near a forest with his father.

© Inazou Nitobe
Bushido
Publisher: East Press
Genre: Drama, Historical, Manga
Author: Inazou Nitobe
Chapters 1-7

The spirit of the Japanese that are recognized throughout the world! With BUSHIDO: the Soul of Japan, Inazou Nitobe, a well-known figure on the world stage for establishing ‘Japan’s Bridge across the Pacific’, introduces the topic of Japanese ideology.

© ISP
Cyborg009
Publisher: Ishimori Pro
Genre: Action/Adventure, Drama, Manga, Science Fiction
Author: Shotaro Ishinomori
Chapters 1-65

“Cyborg 009” is a story about Cyborg 009 (zero zero nine), Joe Shimamura, and other zero zero series cyborgs. The cyborgs are created by the Black Ghost (BG), merchants of death who sell weapons to countries all over the world.

© ISP
Inazuman
Publisher: Ishimori Pro
Genre: Action/Adventure, Drama, Manga, Science Fiction
Author: Shotaro Ishinomori
Chapters 1-27

Inazuman is, in reality, junior high school student Saburo Kazeta, a mutant. When the Neo-Human Empire begins its attacks on mankind with its Fantom Army foot soldiers and mutated monsters, he puts his psionic powers to the test.

© ISP
KamenRider
Publisher: Ishimori Pro
Genre: Action/Adventure, Drama, Manga, Science Fiction
Author: Shotaro Ishinomori
Chapters 1-27

The story took place in a world plagued by Shocker, a mysterious terrorist organization. To assist its plan in world domination, Shocker recruited its agents through kidnapping, turning them into mutant cyborgs and, ultimately, brainwashing them.

© ISP
Kikaider
Publisher: Ishimori Pro
Genre: Action/Adventure, Drama, Manga, Science Fiction
Author: Shotaro Ishinomori
Chapters 1-43

The story of the battle between Evil Robot “Dark Clan” and Kikaider, the robot with human heart. Kikaider is the robot Dr. Komyoji created to fight the Dark. A mysterious robot destroys Dr. Komyoji’s laboratory leaving Mitsuko who meets Jiro for the first time, and witnesses him turning into Kikaider.

© Umetaro Saitani
TAMAHAGANE
Publisher: Shonengahosha
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Manga
Author: Umetaro Saitani
Chapters 1-9

Typical high school students Hayato and Sakura belong to an ancient martial art club. When exploring the back of an old warehouse they find Tamahagane, the Forbidden Sword.

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