Out of the blue and with no real explanation as to what has happened, online manga service JManga has sent notifications to its members that the service will be closing down as of May 30th and those with unused points will be reimbursed through Amazon.com gift cards. The service began in 2011 and grew into a worldwide service in 2012 as it offered more and more titles across the platform.
Dear JManga Members and Supporters,
It is our deep regret to inform you that JManga.com will be concluding its retail and viewing services on May 30th 2013.
Below is JManga.com’s Service Termination Schedule.
JManga Point Distribution and Sales Termination:
March 13th 2013 at 11:59pm (US Pacific Time)
Digital Manga Purchasing Service Termination:
March 26th at 11:59pm (US Pacific Time)
Manga Viewing Service Termination:
May 30th at 11:59pm (US Pacific Time)
All JManga Members will be issued Amazon Gift Cards for use on Amazon.com as a substitute the amount of unused JManga Paid Points (*1) possessed at March 13th 2013 at 11:59pm.
Refunds will be processed between March 21st 2013 to March 25th 2013 (US Pacific Time).
For further details regarding JManga.com’s retail and viewing service termination, please visit http://www.jmanga.com/urgent-message
As of March 13th 2013 at 11:59pm (US Pacific Time) JManga7.com has concluded its services. JManga7 Premium Members who signed up between February 14th 2013 and March 13th 2013 at 11:59pm (US Pacific Time) will be refunded. For further details regarding JManga7.com’s service termination, please visit the Jmanga7 FAQ at http://www.jmanga7.com/
Thank you for your support and understanding,