Kobunsha

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Kobunsha (光文社 Kōbunsha) is a Japanese publishing company. It publishes literature, manga novels, and women's magazines.

Kobunsha was first established on October 1, 1945 and belongs to the Kodansha group.

In 1975 Kobunsha published the women's magazine JJ, known as the earliest established women's magazine for college students in Japan.

Kobunsha currently publishes women's magazines such as JJ, Classy and JJ Bis.

Literary books and magazines published by Kobunsha[edit]

Women's magazines published by Kobunsha[edit]

  • JJ
  • Bis - a version of JJ magazine targeted to women aged between 15 to 19.
  • Classy - a version of JJ magazine targeted to women aged between 24 and 28.
  • Very
  • Story
  • Mart
  • Josei Jishin

Men's magazines published by Kobunsha[edit]

Other magazines published by Kobunsha[edit]

Magazines no longer published by Kobunsha[edit]

Series of literary books[edit]

Series of Manga[edit]

Manga Anthologies[edit]

See also[edit]

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