Manga Reader, a popular Japanese comic reading app for Windows Phone, has recently turned free - as in completely free with no advertising. Users are able to browse comics from multiple sources and download multiple chapters / titles. It's a full-featured client with favourites, orientation lock for reading in bed and zoom functionality, to name but a few features.
Some feature highlights of Manga Reader:
- Multiple sources of manga series
- Search titles on multiple sources
- Set multiple chapters and title for download
- Pause and resume download
- Streaming of manga to read
- Single or continuous viewer is available
- Pinch and Pan to zoom
- Double touches for quick zoom
- Lock Screen feature to read in bed
- Add manga to favourites and manage it
- Library of manga for downloaded chapters
- Recent list of viewed manga
- Latest update from server as reference for manga update
- Custom background of the application
- Sort chapters in settings
Should you be interested in checking out Manga while on the move, you'll definitely need to have Manga Reader in your app arsenal. The offline viewing functionality gives the app an edge with expanding usage to commuting and when in roaming situations. You can download Manga Reader for free from the Marketplace.
Thanks, Jeremie, for the tip!