Free New Year’s Cards Available from Webcomic Magazine “FlexComix”
(This article was originally posted in Japanese at 16:00 Dec. 15, 2009)
FlexComix Blood focusing on shonen manga, FlexComix Flare of shojo and FlexComix Next of seinen are free webcomic magazines run by Flex Comix. Although web manga has yet to reach the status of printed manga, the FlexComix lineups have been quite successful, with some titles adapted to anime.
Now they're offering free nengajo(New Year's card, a custom in Japan similar to the Western custom of sending Christmas cards) of each titles.
Read on for details and pics.
FlexComix New Year's Card Download 2010
There are more than thirty New Year's Cards on offer, each in high resolution(mostly 1378×2039). Free for non-commercial use so you can print them, send them to your friends or pick your favourite and make it your wallpaper. Here are some examples.
Negative Twin Tower! by Kemonono. 2010 is the Year of the Tiger so many of the New Year Cards feature tigers.
Vampire Princess by Narumi Kakinouchi. As a free web magazine, FlexComix mostly introduce works of up-and-coming manga artists but there are some established, well-known artists contributing as well. Kakinouchi is one of them.
You can see more on the website. The cards will be available until February 1, 2010. Don't miss it!
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