egword Universal is now available for pre-order on the Japanese Mac App Store.
The special launch price is ¥3,800 for a limited time. MONOKAKIDO‘s Hirose san says that even though egword Universal 2.1 runs on El Capitan and above, the Mac App Store limits the download to macOS 10.13.2 and above.
This is a big deal for native Japanese writers. The app, as I understand it, will do left-to-right vertical text in the traditional Japanese method better than the other options on the market. My understanding is imperfect at best, so please feel free to correct me in the comments or on social media.