Silver Spoon, One Piece, Attack on Titan, Detective Conan also rank The January 2018 issue of Kadokawa Media Factory‘s book and manga news magazine Da Vinci unveiled its 18th annual “Book of the Year” list on Wednesday. The rankings are not based solely on sales. Instead, a group of... Read more
One Piece tops chart for 10th year with 5 books, followed by 3 Attack on Titan books, 1 Hunter X Hunter book, 5 Tokyo Ghoul:re books, 3 One-Punch Man books Eiichiro Oda‘s One Piece manga topped the comics category in Oricon’s 2017 book ranking. The manga has topped the... Read more
Manga debuts in January The January issue of Kadokawa‘s Monthly Comic Flapper announced on Tuesday that Asato Mizu will launch a new manga tentatively titled Death Game in the next issue on January 5. The tagline on the image reads, “It’s time! Please start killing each other.” Mizu ended... Read more
Series launched in 2015, inspired live-action film in June The first 2018 issue of Shogakukan‘s Sho-Comi magazine revealed on Tuesday that Rina Yagami’s Ani ni Aisaresugite Komattemasu (My Big Brother Loves Me So Much It’s a Problem) manga has “entered its climax.” The word “climax” written in the phonetic... Read more
Manga launched online on Wednesday Shogakukan‘s online magazine Yawaraka Spirits launched a new manga series titled Saitsuyo Densetsu Nakane (Strongest Legend Nakane) on Wednesday. Motomu Uehara and Kazuya Arai are drawing the manga based on Kenji Yokoi’s story and with collaboration from Nobuyuki Fukumoto on Wednesday The manga centers... Read more
Spinoff launched in Japan on November 25 Crunchyroll announced on Monday that it has launched the simultaneous digital publication of Mengo Yokoyari‘s Scum’s Wish décor (Kuzu no Honkai décor) spinoff manga. The manga’s first chapter is now available. The spinoff of Yokoyari’s Scum’s Wish manga launched in Square Enix‘s... Read more
Manga launches online on Thursday Shogakukan‘s online magazine Yawaraka Spirits announced on Tuesday that it will launch a new spinoff of Shohei Manabe‘s Ushijima the Loan Shark manga on Thursday. Ōdō Yamazaki is drawing the manga, titled Yamikin Ushijima-kun Gaiden: Ramen Namerikawa-san (Ushijima the Loan Shark Side Story: Ramen... Read more
Anime series focusing on cooking are have become increasingly popular, so much so that an entirely new sub-genre blending the audience’s desire for tasty dishes with the popularity of iseaki (transported to another world) series has emerged. The most recent example is Restaurant to Another World while Sunrise has... Read more
Viz Media published 28-volume time-traveling romance manga in English The first 2018 issue of Shogakukan‘s Sho-Comi magazine announced on Tuesday that Chie Shinohara‘s Red River (Sora wa Akai Kawa no Hotori) manga is getting a new chapter, which will premiere in the magazine’s sixth issue. The famed all-female Takarazuka... Read more
Seidō no Asuka manga is based on award-winning submission A new Cardfight!! Vanguard spinoff manga titled Another Vanguard: Seidō no Asuka will launch in the January issue of Kadokawa‘s Monthly Bushiroad magazine on Friday. “Another Vanguard” is a new label for Cardfight!! Vanguard manga. The manga is an expansion... Read more