Why am I here?

The purpose of this site is to provide English readers a reference repository for Asian literature, television and music that use the following Eastern Asian languages: Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese), Japanese and Korean.

In short you can download tons of good stuff here!

So let’s start with the basics:

Frequently Asked Questions

What are scanlations?

Scanlation are manga which have been scanned and translated by fans for fans. They are generally distributed for free via the Internet, either by direct download, BitTorrent or IRC.

What software should I use for reading manga?

Manga Underground recommends:

What are fansubs?

Fansubs are anime or movies which have been translated and subtitled by fans. They are mostly distributed through Bittorrent and IRC channels.

How can I download scanlations & fansubs?

You will find three download types on our site:
A) Direct download (ftp, http, free file hosting services or f.f.h.)
– Just click and download (for f.f.h. enter the image verification code)

B) Bittorrent (.torrent files)
– Open the .torrent file with a torrent client like uTorrent.

C) IRC downloads (consists of a download trigger and an irc room)
– Install mIRC and read this Reactive’s IRC tutorial | IRC Tutorial for Dummies

How To Write Featured And Normal Posts (Only For Registered Authors!)
We have remodeled our navigation and added some new features:

    Where Will The Post Appear?

    How To Add Images To The Featured Posts

Step One: Get the URL

Step Two: Add Custom Fields

Voila! Done!