- Company Name: Shogakukan Production Co., Ltd.
- Japanese: 小学館集英社プロダクション
- Address: 6F, Showa Building, 2-30 Kanda Jimbocho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 101-8415
- Founded: June 26, 1967
- Employees: 406 (as of June, 2008)
Shogakukan Inc., is one of the Japan's largest publishing houses. Shogakukan Inc. distributes a wealth of educational materials, as well as many of Japan's most popular magazines and comic books. Shogakukan's production arm is Shogakukan Productions Co.,Ltd. Shogakukan company, along with Shueisha, owns Viz Media, which publishes manga from both companies in the United States. Shogakukan's licensing arm in North America was ShoPro Entertainment; it was merged into Viz Media in 2005.
1) 7 minute walk from Suidobashi Station on the JR Sobu Line.
Exit through the East Exit and turn right onto Hakusan Dori, turn right at the 6th traffic signal. ShoPro is in the 8 story building with glass windows on the right after you have walked one block. (See MAP)
2) 3 minute walk from Jimbocho Station on the Hanzomon, Shinjuku or Mita subway lines.
Exit through Exit A4 and turn left onto Hakusan Dori. Turn left at the first traffic signal. ShoPro is in the 8 story building on the right after you have walked one block. (See MAP)
From the Jimbocho intersection, turn to Hakusan Dori towards Suidobashi Station. Make a left at the second traffic signal. Drive for two blocks and make a left at the Family Mart convenience store on the corner. You will see our 8 story building with glass windows on your left. Proceed to the next intersection and turn left to see the front entrance.