Best Anime and Manga Apps for Android
Manga and Anime fans out there, rejoice because we have compiled a list of the best apps for Android. They will help you keep track of new releases and read your favorite manga.
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MangaRock is safely among the most popular manga readers on Play Store. It has a large library with more than 100k different mangas with new titles periodically added so that you always have something great to read.
The app is fully optimized for mobile reading and you can choose between horizontal and vertical orientation and even 2 different reading directions. If you do not want to be distracted while reading your favorite manga then you can hide all navigation toolbars and enjoy the extra space.
You reading progress is stored online and can be synchronized across multiple Android and iOS devices using your Facebook, Twitter, or email Account. The app requires Android 4.0 or higher and has a great rating of 4.5 stars. A true must have for all manga fans out there.
MangaWatcher is a good alternative to MangaRock and it even bring a few improvements and features. You can access a large collection of manga and download it for offline reading in any of 10 supported languages.
If you prefer to download your own manga then you can simply use your SD card or cloud storage like Dropbox, Google Drive, or Yandex Disk.
The app is not available on Play Store and has to be manually installed just like any other third-party app. You can download the latest release from this page. To install MangaWatcher you need to allow unknown sources in your security settings menu and using your file manager of choice find MangaWatcher apk and install it.
Animania & Mangania
Animania and Mangania are two excellent apps from GoMobile. Their apps stand apart from the crowd thanks to their beautiful design and a large set of features.
These applications can help you connect with other like-minded users, organize your collection, and share with your friends what you are currently reading or watching.
Animania and Mangania are not available on the Google Play Store and thus need to be installed manually using the next steps:
- You need to allow unknown sources in your security settings menu
- Download the application you want onto your device from this site.
- Once the application is downloaded, Android pops a notification. Simply click it to start installation.
- Open the application and enjoy.
OCR Manga Reader
OCR Manga Reader is an absolutely essential tool for everyone who wishes to read manga in Japanese. It is completely free and open-source and allows you to quickly OCR and lookup Japanese words in real-time.
The app supports all traditional picture and archive formats and automatically finds the current dictionary entry matching your selection taking conjugations and word frequencies.
The latest version of OCR Manga Reader for Android can be downloaded from its SourceForge page.
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BakaReader EX is a great little tool for all fans of Baka-Tsuki.org’s Light Novel translations. You can easily download any novel you want and read it offline. It does all you would expect and even supports multiple languages.
It can be downloaded for free from Google Play Store.