Shōnen Gahōsha

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Shōnen Gahōsha
Native name
株式会社少年画報社
Kabushiki-gaisha Shōnen Gahōsha
KK
Industry Publishing
Genre Shōnen manga
Founded October 1945
Headquarters Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan
Area served
Japan
Key people
Isao Imai
Products Books, manga, magazines
Brands
Number of employees
40
Website www.shonengahosha.co.jp

Shōnen Gahōsha (株式会社少年画報社 Kabushiki-gaisha Shōnen Gahōsha?) is a Japanese publisher named for Shōnen Gaho ("Boy's Illustrated News Magazine") one of its first magazines. Founded in 1945, it previously published driving manuals and English conversation guides. Now it is known for magazines such as biweekly seinen manga Young King, the monthly manga serials Young King OURs and Monthly Young King. Its longtime flagship manga weekly for boys, Shōnen King (Locke the Superman, Legend of Heavenly Sphere Shurato, etc.), is now defunct. Its current president is Isao Imai.

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