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Manga 'Saiki Kusuo no Ψ-nan' Releases Sequel Special Chapters

Manga 'Saiki Kusuo no Ψ-nan' Releases Sequel Special Chapters

This year's first Shounen Jump GIGA 2018 SUMMER issue has released a new chapter of the Saiki Kusuo no Ψ-nan gag manga on Friday. The new chapter follows the story after the final chapter that was released in February. The special chapter's continuation will be published on the third Shounen Jump GIGA 2018 SUMMER issue to be released this July. Shuuichi Asou began Saiki Kusuo no Ψ-nan irregularly in Weekly Shounen Jump in 2011 and was compiled into Volume 0 before it began its serialization in t...
Comic Ryu Magazine Ends Physical Publication

Comic Ryu Magazine Ends Physical Publication

The July issue of Comic Ryu magazine has announced on Saturday that the magazine will end its publication with the August issue, which will be released on June 19. Any currently-serialized manga will move online. Tokuma Shoten's Comic Ryu is a monthly magazine that was launched in September 2006 and went on hiatus between June 2011 and March 2012. The magazine, targeted towards to young adult men, has serialized various manga series that received anime adaptations such as Alice to Zouroku, Cent...
Manga 'Kamisama Hajimemashita' Releases Short Chapter

Manga 'Kamisama Hajimemashita' Releases Short Chapter

This year's revamped June 1 issue of The Hana to Yume magazine has released on Wednesday a short chapter of Kamisama Hajimemashita. The short chapter features Akuraou's reincarnation, Kirara, as the main character. Julietta Suzuki serialized Kamisama Hajimemashita via Hana to Yume magazine between February 2008 and May 2016. There are total of 25 compiled volumes released plus an epilogue chapter that released with the official fan book. Studio TMS Entertainment animated various anime adaptation...
Manga 'Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun' Releases Special Chapter

Manga 'Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun' Releases Special Chapter

This year's June issue of Dessert magazine has released a special chapter for the Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun manga series with four full color pages. The actor and actress of the live-action movie are also featured on the magazine's cover page to commemorate the premiere. Robico serialized the manga series in Dessert magazine from August 2008 to November 2013. A total of 13 volumes have been released. The manga received a TV anime adaptation by studio Brains Base and broadcast in Fall 2012 for total...
Shoujo Manga 'Kimi ni Todoke' Releases Bangai-hen

Shoujo Manga 'Kimi ni Todoke' Releases Bangai-hen

This year's May issue of Bessatsu Margaret magazine has published a 51-page bangai-hen of Karuho Shiina's Kimi ni Todoke manga series. The Bangai-hen introduces Sawako and Kurumi, who are in the same university and are invited to the Goukon. A second bangai-hen is planned to be released this fall. The original manga series began its serialization in 2005 as a prologue one-shot and ended last November. Shueisha published the manga in 30 compiled volumes. The manga won the 32nd Annual Kodansha Man...
Manga 'Karakai Jouzu no Takagi-san' Features Stories Produced by Anime Cast Members

Manga 'Karakai Jouzu no Takagi-san' Features Stories Produced by Anime Cast Members

This year's April issue of Gessan magazine released on Monday features a special chapter of Karakai Jouzu no Takagi-san in addition to the regular chapter. As a special collaboration with currently airing TV anime, the special chapters released on both April and May issues of the magazine will feature stories produced by the main two cast members. Rie Takahashi produced the chapter titled "Dodgeball," which has been released on Monday, while Yuki Kaji produced the chapter titled "E-Mail," which...
New Chapter of 'Ginga Tetsudou 999' Published

New Chapter of 'Ginga Tetsudou 999' Published

A new chapter of the Ginga Tetsudou 999 (Galaxy Express 999) manga was published for the first time in 11 years on the Leiji Matsumoto Mugen Souzou Kidou 80th Anniversary Chronicle (80th Anniversary Chronicle Railroad of Leiji Matsumoto's Infinite Creation) on Wednesday, a book to celebrate mangaka Leiji Matsumoto's 80th birthday anniversary. Matsumoto began the Ginga Tetsudou 999 sci-fi manga series in Shounen Gahosha's Shounen King magazine, which ran for 18 volumes between 1977 and 1981. Fif...
Manga 'Bokura wa Minna Kawai-sou' Begins Four-Chapter Bangai-hen

Manga 'Bokura wa Minna Kawai-sou' Begins Four-Chapter Bangai-hen

This year's April issue of Shounen Gahosha's Young King OURs magazine shipped on Wednesday has released the first of four special chapters of the recently ended Bokura wa Minna Kawai-sou manga. The story set one year after the end of the manga series will revolve around Sayaka Watanabe, who went back to her hometown, and her friend Tsuneko. The bangai-hen series will be serialized in the magazine's four consecutive issues between February 28 and around the end of May, covering the year's first f...
Manga 'Sora wa Akai Kawa no Hotori' Gets New One-Shot Chapter

Manga 'Sora wa Akai Kawa no Hotori' Gets New One-Shot Chapter

This year's 6th issue of Sho-Comi magazine released on Tuesday has released a new one-shot chapter for Chie Shinohara's Sora wa Akai Kawa no Hotori manga. This is to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the magazine, as well as the 16th year since the first publication of the series. The one-shot chapter is another story connecting to the fifth volume and centers around Prince Zannanza, one who regards Kail as his full-brother, and his journey on marrying his betrothed Ankhesenamen, the Queen of...
Manga 'Shaman King' Gets New Chapters

Manga 'Shaman King' Gets New Chapters

In commemoration of the 20th anniversary of Hiroyuki Takei's Shaman King manga, a website has been launched to announce that the series will be resuming with a new story. Takei will pen the new chapters, which are to be published in Kodansha's Shounen Magazine Edge in Spring 2018. Takei drew his original Shaman King manga in Weekly Shounen Jump in Summer 1998. The series ran for a total of 288 chapters before ending in Summer 2004. A reprinted edition was published in Jump SQ between 2008 and 20...

Dec 31, 2017 12:51 PM by Sakana-san 24 Comments

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Manga 'Video Girl Ai' Gets New One-Shot

Manga 'Video Girl Ai' Gets New One-Shot

The third and fourth combined issue of Shueisha's Weekly Young Jump has announced that Video Girl Ai (Denei Shoujo) will get a new one-shot to commemorate the new live-action drama adaptation of the manga series for Winter 2018. It will be published in the fifth and sixth combined issue of the magazine on January 4, 2018 under the title Video Girl Ai 2018. Video Girl Ai is a romance sci-fi manga by Masakazu Katsura. It was serialized in Weekly Shounen Jump magazine from November 1989 to Septembe...

Dec 21, 2017 8:46 PM by tsubasalover 8 Comments

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Manga Authors Pen One-Shots for Shounen Jump's 50th Anniversary

Manga Authors Pen One-Shots for Shounen Jump's 50th Anniversary

The first 2018 issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shounen Jump has announced on Monday that a number of notable manga authors who were serialized in the magazine will pen one-shots in commemoration of its 50th anniversary in 2018. The second and third combined issue of the magazine will publish NisiOisiN (Medaka Box) and Mizuki Kawashita's (Ichigo 100%) one-shot titled Part Threes on December 11. The sixth issue will contain a one-shot by Naoshi Komi (Nisekoi) on January 4. The later 2018 issues of the...
'Monogatari Series' Author NisiOisiN to Pen New One-Shot

'Monogatari Series' Author NisiOisiN to Pen New One-Shot

The January 2018 issue of Jump GIGA has announced that a new one-shot by NisiOisiN (Monogatari Series, Katanagatari) with illustrations by Yuuji Iwasaki will be published in the magazine's February issue, which will ship on December 29. Titled Shounen Hou no Koro, the chapter will consist of 52 pages. Iwasaki has drawn an illustration (pictured) to commemorate the announcement. NisiOisiN and Akira Akatsuki's recent Shounen Shoujo manga ended on April 4 of this year. Akatsuki is currently drawing...
Manga 'Solanin' Gets Epilogue Chapter

Manga 'Solanin' Gets Epilogue Chapter

It has been revealed that an epilogue chapter will be included in the new physical release of Inio Asano's Solanin manga, which will be the series' first chapter since it ended serialization in 2006. The upcoming release is slated for October 30, and will also include both of the compiled volumes, as well as colored illustrations and new drawings. The epilogue is expected to take place in 2017, and will feature various characters, including Meiko. Asano began penning Solanin in 2005, where it s...

Sep 29, 2017 2:05 PM by Sakana-san 20 Comments

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Manga 'Kochira Katsushikaku Kameari Kouenmae Hashutsujo' to Get a Special Chapter

Manga 'Kochira Katsushikaku Kameari Kouenmae Hashutsujo' to Get a Special Chapter

The 41st issue of Weekly Shounen Jump has revealed on Monday that the long-running manga Kochira Katsushikaku Kameari Kouenmae Hashutsujo (abbreviated as Kochikame) will resume with a special chapter after it ended its 40-year serialization one year ago. The chapter will be published in the 42nd issue of the magazine, which will be released on September 16. Kochikame has been serialized since 1976 and released a total of 200 volumes. It received a TV anime adaptation that ran for 373 episodes, i...

Sep 10, 2017 10:43 PM by tsubasalover 13 Comments

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Manga Author Yoshihiro Togashi to Publish New One-Shot

Manga Author Yoshihiro Togashi to Publish New One-Shot

This year's 18th issue of Shueisha's Grand Jump magazine has announced that a new two-chapter manga written by Yoshihiro Togashi (Hunter x Hunter, Yuu☆Yuu☆Hakusho) and drawn by junior manga author, Hachi Mizuno, will be published in the September issue of Grand Jump Premium magazine. Titled Akuten Wars (Bad Weather Wars), the manga is based on Togashi's original draft which he never revealed to the public before. The first chapter will be released on August 23, followed by the second chapter on...
'Shoujo Kakumei Utena' Series Gets New Manga Chapters

'Shoujo Kakumei Utena' Series Gets New Manga Chapters

In commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the Shoujo Kakumei Utena (Revolutionary Girl Utena) anime series, the September 2017 issue of Shogakukan's Monthly Flowers magazine, which goes on sale on July 28, is publishing a new manga chapter by artist Chiho Saitou. The new chapter titled Shoujo Kakumei Utena: After The Revolution is set at Ootori Academy after time has passed since the events of the original series. The magazine's current issue also includes an interview with Saitou and Utena an...

Jul 27, 2017 9:05 AM by arsonal 18 Comments

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Mangaka Rumiko Takahashi to Publish New One-Shot

Mangaka Rumiko Takahashi to Publish New One-Shot

The official website of Shounen Sunday has announced on Wednesday that mangaka Rumiko Takahashi will publish a two-chapter one-shot titled Sennen no Mushin on 17th issue and 18th issue of the magazine on March 22 and March 29. The one-shot would be one of the commemorations of having over 200 million volumes of all her works in circulation worldwide once the 35th volume of Kyoukai no Rinne publishes on March 17. The May issue of Shounen Sunday Super will also publish a special report on her on M...
'Prison School' Spin-off Manga to Begin Serialization

'Prison School' Spin-off Manga to Begin Serialization

Young Magazine the 3rd has announced in its August 2016 issue that Akira Hiramoto's manga Prison School will receive a spin-off serialization. The spin-off manga, titled Fukukaichou Ganbaru., will begin publishing in the September 2016 issue of the magazine, to be released on August 6, and will feature colored pages. The series itself will be drawn by ReDrop. The original Prison School manga has been serialized in Young Magazine since 2011 and currently has 21 volumes released. It received a 12-...

Jul 6, 2016 4:22 AM by Snow 30 Comments

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Manga 'Kamisama Hajimemashita' Receives New OVA Episode

Manga 'Kamisama Hajimemashita' Receives New OVA Episode

Hana to Yume has opened a special website announcing that the Kamisama Hajimemashita volume 25.5 fan book will include an OVA episode tentatively titled "Kamisama, Kekkon Zenya" ("The God's Night Before Marriage"). The episode is set at a time when both high school and Mikage temple's graduations are near. It follows Nanami, Tomoe, Mizuki, and Kurama as they spend time together before becoming separated. Pre-orders are being accepted through October 31, and the fan book will be released on Dece...