Yowamushi Pedal Gets Official Road Race Cycling Team
Manga creator hopes to inspire more young people to cycle Wataru Watanabe, the creator of the Yowamushi Pedal manga and a big-time cycling enthusiast, formed an official Yowamushi Pedal cyclo-cross team in 2014. At a party after a cyclo-cross event in Tokyo on February 14, the team announced it... Read more
Alice in Borderland Fantasy Manga Ends in March
Manga’s 17th volume shipped on Friday This year’s 12th issue of Shogakukan‘s Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine revealed on Wednesday that Haro Aso is ending his Alice in Borderland (Imawa no Kuni no Alice) manga in the magazine’s 14th issue, which Shogakukan will publish on March 2. The manga entered... Read more
New York Times Manga Best Seller List, February 7-13
Monster Musume, Naruto: The Seventh Hokage and the Scarlet Spring, Assassination Classroom, 2 Tokyo Ghoul volumes, Magika Swordsman and Summoner, Deadman Wonderland, One-Punch Man, My Hero Academia, One Piece The New York Times newspaper listed the manga bestsellers in the United States for the week ending on February 13.... Read more
Sherlock Manga Heads to US, UK From Titan Comics
Manga adapts 1st episode of BBC’s Sherlock series Titan Comics announced at the ComicsPRO retailers summit in Portland, Oregon on Friday that it will publish the Japanese manga adaptation of the BBC series Sherlock episode “A Study in Pink” in the United States and United Kingdom. The company will... Read more
Assassination Classroom Manga to End in 5 Chapters
Manga’s end in March to coincide with graduation season in Japan This year’s 12th issue of Shueisha‘s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is revealing on Monday that Yusei Matsui‘s Assassination Classroom manga will end in five more chapters. The issue states that the manga will end in Weekly Shonen Jump‘s... Read more
Hiroshi Motomiya Ends Katsu Fūtarō!! Manga in March
Manga about Buddhist scholar who shares his teachings with society launched in 2013 This year’s sixth issue of Shueisha‘s Grand Jump magazine announced on Wednesday that Hiroshi Motomiya will end his Katsu Fūtarō!! manga in the magazine’s next issue, which Shueisha will publish on March 3. The Grand Jump... Read more
Viz’s Shonen Jump Previews Kimetsu no Yaiba Manga
Fantasy series runs as part of “Jump Start” initiative Viz Media published the first chapter of Koyoharu Gotōge’s Kimetsu no Yaiba (Blade of Demon Destruction) fantasy manga in its digital manga magazine Weekly Shonen Jump on Monday as part of its “Jump Start” initiative. The manga debuted on the... Read more
2 New Manga Launch in Shonen Jump+ Web Manga Site This Month
2 new manga titled Tetsuwan Adam, Bye Bye Jinrui This year’s 11th issue of Shueisha‘s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine announced on Monday that two new manga are debuting on Shueisha‘s Shonen Jump+ web manga site in February. The first manga, pictured right, is titled Tetsuwan Adam (the title references... Read more
Handa-kun, My Hero Academia, The New Prince of Tennis, Kurosaki-kun no Iinari ni Nante Naranai, Harumatsu Bokura in top 5 Rank Title Est. Weekly Copies Est. Total Copies Release Date Publisher Author Highest Rank Weeks on List 1 Handa-kun 5 95,287 95,287 2016/02 Square Enix Satsuki Yoshino 1 1... Read more
Squid Girl/Shinryaku! Ika Musume Manga Ends on February 25
Comedy manga’s 22nd volume will be last This year’s 12th issue of Akita Shoten‘s Weekly Shōnen Champion magazine is announcing on Thursday that Masahiro Anbe will end his Shinryaku! Ika Musume (Squid Girl) manga in the magazine’s next issue, which Akita Shoten will publish on February 25. Franken Fran... Read more