Kosaido Co., Ltd. (head office: Minato-ku, Tokyo, President and Representative Director: Atsuo Nagayo) will terminate services of e-bookstore apps BookGate Series (i.e., BookGate, BookGate JAPAN, BookGate☆Korea and BookGate Cafe) and e-book apps* offered through App Store and Google Play on Monday, August 31, 2015.
We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude to many users for their patronage since we started distributing e-books through BookGate in August 2010.
E-books will no longer be sold via the BookGate Series apps or e-book apps on and after Tuesday, June 30, 2015, and all services of the apps will be terminated on Monday, August 31, 2015.
While you will be able to continue reading e-books that have been downloaded to the mobile phone/device you are currently using, the e-books may become unreadable in some cases. For details, please refer to Cases in which e-books may become unreadable after termination of services and Frequently Asked Questions.
We apologize to our users for any trouble and inconvenience this may cause. Your understanding will be highly appreciated.
If there is an e-book that you cannot currently read in the BookGate Series app, please re-download it by the following method. In the Android version, please re-download the e-book from the purchase history of My apps. Please re-download e-books before the service termination date, i.e.,
Monday, August 31, 2015.