Isekai Shokudo Manga Heads Toward Finale, Teases Big Announcement
Anime already announced for original novel series This year’s 8th issues of Square Enix‘s Young Gangan magazine announced on Friday that Takaaki Kugatsu’s Isekai Shokudō (Alternate-World Restaurant) manga based on Junpei Inuzuka’s light novel series of the same name is headed toward its climax. (The word “climax” written in... Read more
Cells at Work! Manga Gets Spinoff Focusing on Intestinal Bacteria
Haruyuki Kichida draws Hataraku Saikin manga in Nakayoshi magazine The May issue of Kodansha‘s Nakayoshi magazine published the first two chapters of Haruyuki Kichida’s Hataraku Saikin (Bacteria at Work) spinoff manga on Monday. The manga is a spinoff of Akane Shimizu‘s Cells at Work! (Hataraku Saibō) manga. Shimizu is... Read more
Surreal Comedy about Anthropomorphized Fish Gets 1st Manga Volume
Manga artist Sho Kōnotori’s comic Medaka-kun, Sayonara. (Goodbye, Medaka-kun.), which is being serialized on Kadokawa‘s web manga site Young Ace Up, has just had its first printed manga volume released on April 4. Young Ace Up gives the following description of the manga: Because we’re alive, we eat. A... Read more
Dear Boys’ Hiroki Yagami Launches New Bowling Manga on May 2
Series follows girl trying to save struggling bowling alley The May issue of Kodansha‘s Monthly Shonen Magazine revealed on Thursday that Hiroki Yagami will launch a new bowling manga titled Tokiwa Bowl no Megami-sama in the June issue on May 2. The first 74-page chapter will have a color... Read more
Noragami Manga Takes Unexpected 1-Month Break
The May issue of Kodansha‘s Monthly Shonen Magazine revealed on Thursday that the 75th chapter of Adachitoka‘s Noragami: Stray God manga is not appearing in the issue due to “circumstances.” The magazine’s editorial staff apologized for the manga’s sudden break. Kodansha Comics is releasing the manga in English as... Read more
Shueisha Launches New Young Jump Gold Magazine on May 18
Magazine launches with Keisuke Yamato’s new manga Meishō This year’s 19th issue of Shueisha‘s Weekly Young Jump magazine revealed on Thursday that Shueisha is launching a new magazine titled Young Jump Gold on May 18. The magazine will launch with Keisuke Yamato’s new manga Meishō. The magazine will also... Read more
Akiko Higashimura’s Tokyo Tarareba Girls Manga Ends on April 25
Story of woman in her 30s seeking marriage debuted in 2014 Akiko Higashimura revealed on her official Twitter account on Tuesday that she will end her Tokyo Tarareba Girls (Tokyo Tarareba Musume) manga in the next issue of Kodansha‘s Kiss magazine on April 25. Kodansha Comics is releasing the... Read more
Naruto: Chibi Sasuke’s Sharingan Legend Manga Ends
Manga’s 3rd volume slated for July The May issue of Shueisha‘s Saikyo Jump magazine published the last chapter of Kenji Taira‘s Naruto: Chibi Sasuke’s Sharingan Legend (Uchiha Sasuke no Sharingan Den) manga on Saturday. The manga’s third and final compiled book volume is slated for July. The manga is... Read more
Ichigo 100% Sequel Manga’s Illustration Revealed
Sequel launches April 28 This year’s 18th issue of Shueisha‘s Weekly Shounen Jump magazine revealed an illustration for Ichigo 100% East Side Story, the sequel to Mizuki Kawashita‘s Ichigo 100% (Strawberry 100%) manga, on Monday. The illustration features Aya Tōjō, one of the heroines from the previous manga series,... Read more
Jump SQ. Magazine Launches 6 New Manga Series
Rurouni Kenshin, Tōken Ranbu, more This year’s May issue of Shueisha‘s Jump SQ. magazine revealed on Tuesday that it will launch six new manga series starting with the June issue. The new series include: Do Kyū Hentai (Super Level Formation Exloss) by Ryōma Kitada, starting in the June issue... Read more