View Full Version : Shonen Jump Problems...

03-11-2003, 10:54 AM
Has anyone else had any problems with issues coming late in the mail? I mean issue 4 is already out in stores for several weeks now, and I still haven't gotten it in my mail yet. Also, has anyone else been getting duplicate issues in the mail (like getting Jan and Feb when it's march..) Argh, they better get they're act together...baku_neko gettin' pissed....

03-11-2003, 07:32 PM
i just wrote on the other thread about this...oops

but yeah, i haven't gotten mine yet either! what the frag, man?

And i got my feb one again too, a few weeks ago. Jeez, Viz is so unorganized, it's so annoying!

03-11-2003, 08:04 PM
lol, um... I think I should cancel my subscription.... they are sending me the bill but the mags are just not coming on time...

Shadow Lady
03-11-2003, 08:10 PM
I got the first three in one month couse my subscription started late.
I'm really pissed that my 4th issue hasn't come yet. It usually comes around when I get my Animerica. I better get it before March ends. :mad:

My friend hasn't got hers yet either.

03-11-2003, 09:17 PM
yha, i have same problem too.

03-11-2003, 11:43 PM
Never got my March or April yet, but I did get a second Feb issue. I tried looking around on the website to find a hotline or something to call, and I must be blind or they have nowhere you can call about subscription issues.

03-12-2003, 01:43 PM
i got the first 3 on time...and i recently recieved my 4th one with a letter from Viz appologizing....and i got another 2nd issue with it o_o;

but i started my subscription hella early ^^;

03-13-2003, 06:47 AM
Hmm, I haven't seen issue 4 out in stores in my area yet.

03-13-2003, 06:39 PM
I Pre-Paid my subscribtion and Iv'e only gotten one issue and that Lenticular magnet, which was crappy !!!! (>_<)

03-17-2003, 12:48 PM
Okay, has anyone here recieved issue 4 yet in the mail? I still haven't got it...argh...viz need to get their act together, this is ridiculous. It's been in stores in my area for at least to weeks. They damm well better give me an apology letter....

Spooky Brew
03-17-2003, 01:39 PM
I have been getting mine, and I only had one problem and with this last issue, they are explaining that they had a computer error. There was a problem with the computer which held the subscription files in it. They are currently working on getting it fixed.

03-17-2003, 07:36 PM
::checks mail box::

no dice...

i pre-ordered too...i knew i was jumping the gun thinking i was lucky when i recieved the 1st 3 on time while everyone had yet to see theirs...

damn you Viz. Damn you.

03-18-2003, 09:57 AM
ARGH!!!!!!!!!! I went to Borders today and they have tons and tons of issue 4! Ugh....and with my luck if I buy it in stores, it'll arrive in my mail box the next day...

Shadow Lady
03-18-2003, 05:16 PM
Originally posted by baku_neko
ARGH!!!!!!!!!! I went to Borders today and they have tons and tons of issue 4! Ugh....and with my luck if I buy it in stores, it'll arrive in my mail box the next day...

Probubly will. Happened to me........twice -_-

Damn it Viz!
I want my Manga!:mad:

03-20-2003, 10:54 AM
I'm still waiting for my Issue 4, too! I'm beginning to get REALLY pissed....

03-20-2003, 12:39 PM
I just subscribed... and my friend told me the other day he had yet to recieve anything... T_T.

03-21-2003, 02:07 PM
i finally got mine on Monday, although i didn't see it until Tuesday cuz my bro swiped it first ><

I got an apology letter too. Bastards.

03-21-2003, 02:30 PM
You finally got yours Oshidori? Maybe mine will be here soon too....sigh....let's all hope for Viz's sake that this never happens again.... :miffed:

03-24-2003, 02:45 PM
ARGH!!!!!!!! :angry:

I still have not gotten my issue 4 and issue 5 gonna be out like really soon!!! Argh...you know what, I'm just go ahead and buy it from the store. I'm tired of waiting and waiting and waiting for VIZ to get their act together. They should be so embarrassed for their performance right now. Very unprofessional. Ugh...does anybody know their customer service phone number? I wanna yell at them...

03-24-2003, 03:41 PM
here's the costumer service number: 1-800-541-7919

x_o;;;; My friend hasn't gotten his either.....

03-24-2003, 03:44 PM
:fuming: I'M NOT WAITING EITHER !!!!!!
I'll just buy them at the store, and when I finally get it in the mail I'll just sell it or trade it, I WANT MY MONEY BACK !!!!!!

03-24-2003, 03:51 PM
I just sent off for mine; I don't expect to be put on the ML until the May issue. >_o;;;; If I'm not reading One Piece by the time it's in the store.... I'm going to kill Viz. I'm going to kill them in their eyes.

03-24-2003, 04:05 PM
Originally posted by ShingoBunny
here's the costumer service number: 1-800-541-7919

x_o;;;; My friend hasn't gotten his either.....

Heh heh heh...I'm off to make a phone call....

03-25-2003, 09:58 AM
Well, I called them. I griped and complained to them and they said they were so sorry and that the publisher did not make enough issues for subscibers and they extended my subscription for free by four issues (Yay!), and they said I would get issue 4 by the end of this month and issue 5 in early april. But I went ahead and got issue 4 at my bookstore, so I'll just sell it to my local used bookstore or something when I'm done with it.

03-25-2003, 01:45 PM
Well, that's at least good news ^^. That explains a lot of things. I'll have to tell my friend about this....

03-26-2003, 10:05 AM
Grr... I STILL HAVEN'T GOTTEN MINE! Well, I'm off to call them. I need some confirmation!!

03-26-2003, 10:13 AM
Does anyone know what the special bonus in issue 5 will be for subscribers? I heard somewhere it might be a free DBZ/DB, One Piece, or Yu-Gi-oh graphic novel...but I dunno...has anybody heard anything...

03-26-2003, 10:48 AM
I know a few people online and they got Issue 5 already. They said that there was no bonus, and now they say that the bonus is in Issue 6, and it's gonna be a big poster with original art by the mangakas of all of the JUMP mangas in the USA JUMP.

03-26-2003, 12:15 PM
I knew that free manga thing was to good to be true. Like viz would give that sort of thing away for free anyhow...
Thanxs for the info TeRRaFLaMe! ^_^

chaos lord
03-26-2003, 12:55 PM
Only got two issues jan and aprill. ARRGGG

03-26-2003, 08:41 PM
I'm just buying mines at the bookstores...no hassle for me...Newtype USA comes out this week and I need to get that as well..

03-26-2003, 10:24 PM
yeah, i got 5 two days ago, and i didn't see anything extra in it.

did you guys finally get 4 yet?!?!

03-27-2003, 10:13 AM
GGGRRRRRAAAAAAAHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!! I just called them and they said.... "It should arrive shortly within the next 2 weeks."... WTF IS UP WITH THAT? The way things are going, I'll have Issue 5 by then, and heck, probably even Issue 6! C'mon Viz, get your frickin act together!

04-01-2003, 04:53 PM
Well, I got 4 earlier this week, and 5 came in the mail today. That was fast, I hope VIZ can keep this pace up. Has anyone else gotten 5 yet? Is it just me, or does it seem lighter? It seems like they changed the paper they use. This could be good actually. It might mean they are using cheaper paper so they can put more mangas in and still keep the price the same...

Oh, BTW here's the apology letter they sent me:

Dear Valued Subscriber,

Recently the processing of several subscription forms for Shonen Jump was delayed due to an internal error, and this resulted in a hold up in certain subscriber's magazine delivery. We deeply apologize for this delay, and hope that our faithful readers can overlook this oversight. We are working hard to ensure that our system runs more smoothly from here on out, and we thank you for your continued support and patronage.

Hyoe Narita
Editor in Chief

04-01-2003, 05:17 PM
RAWR! Me too! I got two feb. issues, and I've been waiting for issue four... even though stores are selling FIVE now. This sucks! ::bites something:: Grrr...

Shadow Lady
04-01-2003, 06:44 PM
I just got volume 5.
Where the heck is my volume 4!!!!!

I don't want to read my volume 5 yet because I need to know what happened in the fourth issue. One of the stories is a two parter and I don't have the first part.

:confused: :untrust: :fuming: :angry: :miffed:

04-12-2003, 11:43 PM
I subscribed in January and I still dont have ONE issue! Im so pissed! That was money I could have used for my Tamahome or Luffy costumes!!

Shadow Lady
04-13-2003, 01:17 PM
I just got volume 4. FINALLY!

I didn't get any letter of apology though.:mad:

04-13-2003, 10:19 PM
I've yet to get anything, either >_>..... Grrr....

04-16-2003, 01:24 AM
I got mine like 3 weeks late, also with an apology letter...
my friend that live 2 blocks away has yet to get his, so he complainend and alas! the problem was fixed immediately!