What You Need to Know:
- We've got some interesting news for those looking to engage in customer-to-customer service, relating to anime and manga! Otsukai, an international customer-to-customer (C2C) service made especially for anime and manga fans by MANGA.TOKYO, recorded more than 3,000 users outside of Japan just one month after its release. The Japan-side of the beta version is currently restricted but there are plans to open it to the Japanese public this summer.
- So first off, just who's Otsukai? It's a C2C service named after the Japanese word for 'errand', and allows fans of Japanese culture to request Japan-exclusive otaku merchandise, bought and send by members who live in Japan. After placing a request for the merchandise they want, their new friends in Japan make an offer with a price that includes shipping costs. It is a simple service that lets users choose the best deal for the item they want.
- With Otsukai, MANGA.TOKYO uses its administrative know-how to support cross-border individual transactions in a way that feels easy and beneficial to both buyer and seller.
- Anyone looking to get their feet wet can check out the official MANGA.TOKYO website, where the original light novel Shikigami Girl is currently running on MANGA.TOKYO for free!
Source: Official Press Release
So What Exactly is MANGA.TOKYO?
MANGA.TOKYO is a media site which provides anime information to international anime fans, from the latest anime news and events to stage plays and anime recipes. We show Japan’s charms through otaku culture.
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