A scan of the 11th issue Young Champion
magazine revealed that manga Young Black Jack
will be adapted to a TV anime.
The manga is written by Yoshiaki Tabata
and drawn by Yuugo Okuma
. It debuted in November 2011 in Young Champion and is a prequel to the original Black Jack
manga by Osamu Tezuka
. Young Black Jack
currently has seven volumes in print, and its eighth volume will be published on May 20.
The original Black Jack
series received various anime adaptations including TV series, OVAs, and movies
Based on the brilliant maverick doctor created by manga pioneer Osamu Tezuka. This prequel follows Black Jack when he was still a medical student in the 1960s. (Source: ANN)
Source: Scan via ANN
Young Black Jack