Shogakukan‘s manga characters are getting in the Halloween spirit. The main characters of ten series are dressing up as Magic Kaito‘s Kaito Kid for the publisher’s Halloween promotion this year. A website for the campaign opened on Friday. In addition to Magic Kaito, the manga participating in the project... Read more
28-year-old creator passed away due to stroke in August The Japan Cartoonists Association revealed on Thursday that manga creator Enaga Takabatake passed away due to a stroke on August 21. Takabatake was 28. The family held a funeral on August 24 and a Buddhist memorial service on October 7.... Read more
The November issue of Kadokawa‘s Monthly Comic Gene magazine revealed on Friday that Strike Tanaka‘s Servamp manga will have a “big announcement” in the magazine’s next issue on November 15. Seven Seas Entertainment publishes the manga in North America, and it describes the manga: When a stray black cat... Read more
Manga launched in 2009, has TV anime premiering in January The official website of Hakusensha‘s LaLa DX magazine revealed on Tuesday that Hari Tokeino‘s Gakuen Babysitters manga will get a special chapter in the magazine’s next issue on December 9. The chapter will center on an unexpected event occurring... Read more
Tanemura also drew 1-shot in LaLa DX on Tuesday The official website of Hakusensha‘s LaLa DX magazine revealed on Tuesday that Arina Tanemura (Full Moon O Sagashite, Phantom Thief Jeanne) will launch a new manga for the Idolish 7 franchise titled Idolish 7 Re:member in the magazine’s next issue... Read more
New manga portrays characters’ college years The official website of Hakusensha‘s LaLa DX magazine revealed on Tuesday that Yuki Kure will launch a new manga based on the La Corda d’Oro (Kin-iro no Corda) franchise titled Kin-iro no Corda Daigakusei-hen (La Corda d’Oro College Arc) in the magazine’s next... Read more
Death Note, The Legend of Zelda, Boruto, Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V, My Hero Academia, Tokyo Ghoul also rank The 12th volume of ONE and Yuusuke Murata‘s One-Punch Man manga ranked at #1 on NPD BookScan’s Top 20 list for September. This month’s list featured 12 manga releases, including: #2 — Tsugumi... Read more
Karuho Shiina‘s romance series entered final arc in August The November issue of Shueisha‘s Bessatsu Margaret magazine revealed on Friday that Karuho Shiina‘s Kimi ni Todoke manga will end in the next issue on November 13. The manga will appear on the issue’s cover and the final chapter will... Read more
Imprint to also publish To Love-Ru, Yokai Girls; 1st volumes delayed Seven Seas Entertainment announced on Wednesday that it is launching a new mature reader manga imprint called Ghost Ship. The first two license acquisitions announced for the imprint are Tadahiro Miura’s Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs (Yuragi-sō... Read more
Until Your Bones Rot manga also briefly listed Kodansha Comics released the first volume of Seita Horio‘s Kokkoku: Moment by Moment volume digitally in English on Tuesday. Retailer Amazon also previously listed a digital release of Yae Utsumi’s Until Your Bones Rot (Hone ga Kusaru Made) manga from Kodansha... Read more