Saturday AM Round Up: 05/27/23 Fred Tornager Meet & Greet, Saigami Vol. 2, and MORE!

Welcome back to another Saturday AM Round Up! Your one-stop shop for everything Saturday AM News related.  Glad to have you guys here for our weekly deep dive.  We have some exciting things to talk about From Fred Tornager’s epic live appearances to the epic release date of Saigami vol 2, we’re about to have a blast! So let’s cut to the chase and jump right in!

Mingle with a Master: Join Fred Tornager for a Meet and Greet at MCM Comic Con

Hey fans in the UK!! That’s right we’re talking to you! COME MEET FRED TORNAGER, the CREATOR of the hit SATURDAY AM series, GUNHILD!!! This weekend, MAY 27th and May 28th

She’s talking about her incredibly FUN series and what’s next for our little hotheaded JOTUN as well as sign copies of her GUNHILD VOL 1 courtesy of Saturday AM and Quartokids!

It’s not too late to join the festivities!


Date: 5/27/2023MCM Comic Con London
Time: 5:00 – 6:00 pmPop Asia
Date: 5/28/2023MCM Comic Con London
Time: 2:30 pm – 3:20 pmArtist Alley Stage

Join the Fun: Fred Tornager’s Exclusive Book Signing Event at Gosh Comics

Fred was humbly asked to visit Gosh! Comics to paint their window in celebration of the release of Gunhild Vol. 1 We can tell she had a blast meeting everyone! A big THANK YOU to Gosh! Comics for inviting her out. check out the photos from the event below.



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Don’t forget to check out Vol. 1 of Gunhild AVAILABLE NOW!

Buy Gunhild Vol. 1 HERE 


Unleashing the Flames: Saigami Volume 2 Ignites a Thrilling Journey of Power and Identity!

Prepare for a spellbinding adventure as Ayumi unleashes her flame powers, faces unexpected challenges, and navigates the complex web of her destiny. That’s right mark your calenders Saigami Vol. 2 is releasing June 6th.

The story picks up as the day of the Saigami Initiation Exam arrives, presenting Ayumi with a daunting test she feels unprepared for. Despite her newfound optimism, she finds herself once again facing adversity and feeling alone. Ayumi’s journey takes an unexpected turn as new players enter the contest, forcing her to confront her deepest desires and determine the extent of her commitment to succeed in this mystical fantasy world. Will Ayumi rise above her doubts and become the warrior she was destined to be?

Pre Order Saigami Vol. 2 HERE 


Who’s Your Favorite?: Apple Black Popularity Poll 2023

New poll is here! Apple Black Manga popularity poll 2017, Obi and Opal had not debuted yet when this was done so Whyt Manga held off on posting this amazing artwork.  Now it’s that time again for the popularity poll.  Pick your favorite characters and see how they rank!

Click Here to VOTE


Unveiling the Hidden Audience: Saturday AM Takes the Stage at Licensing Expo!

We have some exciting news to share with you. Our very own Frederick Jones, the founder and CEO of Saturday AM, and Fangirl Licensing CEO Anita Castellar will be making waves at the Licensing Expo. What’s the Licensing Expo, you ask? Well, it’s a premier event where industry leaders come together to explore licensing opportunities and trends across various sectors.

During this remarkable expo, Frederick and Anita will be part of a panel discussion that delves into the evolution of manga and its hidden audience. Drawing inspiration from their deep passion for manga, the talented creators at Saturday AM are infusing their diverse backgrounds into creating new and captivating manga titles. Together, they are shaping the future of storytelling and paving the way for a new era in the manga world.

Mark your calendars for Thursday, June 15th

Hurry Up! Underground Vol 1: A Martial Arts Seinen That’s Flying off the Shelves!

Our latest release, Underground Vol 1 by the talented JR De Bard, has become a sensation, selling out at Amazon in no time! But fret not, because a restock is on its way, ensuring that you don’t miss out on this thrilling manga.

If you haven’t grabbed your copy yet, now is the perfect time to do so. Don’t wait around! Joining our collection of diverse manga at Saturday AM, Underground Vol 1 delivers an action-packed experience that will leave you on the edge of your seat.

Buy Underground Vol. 1 HERE


Inclusive Manga Takes Center Stage: Saturday AM Is Going to ALA!

We’re thrilled to announce that Saturday AM will be making its presence felt at the 2023 American Library Association (ALA) Annual Event in Chicago. This is an incredible opportunity for us to connect with our fans and fellow manga lovers.

Our very own founder, Frederick Jones, will be a featured panelist on the BIPOC Teens Connect to Manga panel, curated by the amazing Jillian Rudes from the outstanding #mangainlibraries initiative. Alongside other special guests, they will explore the power of manga in connecting with diverse audiences.

Join us in Chicago as we celebrate the magic of manga and the impact it has on fostering inclusivity and representation. It’s going to be an unforgettable experience that you won’t want to miss!


As always a BIG THANK YOU for dropping in to read our weekly recap.  We’ve been working hard behind the scenes and we’re so excited to unveil more and more to our ride or die fans when the time is right.  YOU GUYS are amazing and we truly appreciate the love you show us here at Saturday AM.  Well until next time folks, PEACE!

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