VIZ & Weekly Shonen JUMP to Hold Live Stream on 1/27

VIZ Media passed along the following press release about the 5 year anniversary of Weekly Shonen JUMP’s digital launch.  There will be a live stream this Friday 1/27 at 6PM PST / 9PM EST.

WSJ2017-01-23-CoverVIZ Media proudly marks the 5th Anniversary of WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP’s digital launch with a special annual membership offer and livestreamed event.

The promotion will run only on January 30th and will be available to North American-based readers as well as fans located in all international territories where WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP and the WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP digital app is available. Within a 24-hour period, readers can score an annual membership, which includes 48 issues, of the world’s leading digital manga magazine for only $9.99 (USD).

Manga readers are also invited to catch a special WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP Livestream Event, taking place on Friday, January 27th beginning at 6:00pm PST at

The online event will blend the fun of the WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP Podcast with Team Jump regulars along with some very special guests. Fans can join the action via the VIZ Media Facebook page and catch BIG announcements about future magazine content and more! Fans may also participate in a live Q&A and a trivia contest for a chance to win some collectible JUMP items from Japan.

WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP is published digitally each week by VIZ Media and features the latest chapters of some of the world’s most popular manga series. WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP’s official English edition is available in North America as well as in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, the Philippines, India and Singapore.

WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP annual members receive 48 weekly digital issues as well as rare one-shot manga releases, select digital-only promotions, and access to additional subscriber-only content including creator interviews and insightful promo videos. Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards are not included in this promotion. Current subscribers can access their accounts via or with the Newsstand App available for the Apple iPad® and iPhone or the WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP App on the Google Play Store for Android devices.

Manga series currently featured in WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP include ONE PIECE, MY HERO ACADEMIA, ONE-PUNCH MAN, BORUTO, BLACK CLOVER, BLUE EXORCIST, FOOD WARS!, THE PROMISED NEVERLAND, SERAPH OF THE END, YU-GI-OH! ARC-V and RWBY. WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP also regularly gives readers an advance peek at other hot new series debuts in Japan with special JUMP START features throughout the year.

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Official location for the live stream