General Manga Industry News & Discussion

Chainsaw Man’s Tatsuki Fujimoto to Release New 200-Page 1-Shot on April 11

posted on 2022-04-04 01:28 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Shueisha to release entire 1-shot on Shonen Jump+

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ShuCream Releases 3 New Boys-Love Manga in English

posted on 2022-04-04 09:05 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Ichika Yuno’s Lullaby of the Dawn, Emu Soutome’s A Kiss that Stains the Innocence, Yahilo Caji’s I Won’t Say I Love You launch in English

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Twittering Birds Never Fly, Lullaby of The Dawn Top 2022 BL Awards

posted on 2022-04-04 12:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
Yuu Nagira’s Utsukushii Kare novel series sweeps multiple categories

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EXCLUSIVE: Final Berserk Volume Arrives from Dark Horse in November

April 04, 2022 11:00am CDT
Volume 41 marks the final volume of the Berserk series

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Captain Tsubasa: Kids Dream Manga Ends with 5th Volume, Sequel Begins

posted on 2022-04-04 16:40 EDT by Alex Mateo
Kunikazu Toda launches Captain Tsubasa: Boys Dream on Tuesday

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Sacrificial Princess & the King of Beasts Manga Gets Side-Story Chapter

posted on 2022-04-05 03:59 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Side story chapter debuts on The Hana to Yume magazine on April 26

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Remake Our Life! Youth Time Travel Manga Ends

posted on 2022-04-05 04:47 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Bonjin Hirameki’s manga based on Nachi Kio’s novel series launched in 2018; novels inspired TV anime last year

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Takemaru Yokoshima’s Show by Rock!! Manga Based on 1st Anime Ends

posted on 2022-04-05 05:22 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched in July 2020

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Law of Ueki’s Tsubasa Fukuchi Launches Golden Spiral Manga on April 13

posted on 2022-04-06 02:55 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Fantasy manga centers on character who tries to save last human nation

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Kodansha USA Releases The Wallflower Manga Digitally on April 12

posted on 2022-04-06 11:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
All 36 volumes will be available

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Golden Kamuy Manga Ends in 3 Chapters

posted on 2022-04-06 11:04 EDT by Alex Mateo
Manga ends with 314th chapter on April 28

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Idolm@ster Starlit Season Game’s Manga Canceled

posted on 2022-04-06 11:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga adaptation of latest console game in idol franchise initially announced in October

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Tesla Note Manga Ends in Next Chapter

posted on 2022-04-06 12:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched in January 2021, inspired TV anime in October 2021

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The Best Apocalyptic Webtoons With Game Elements

2022-04-06T23:15:00Z
Game elements combined with an apocalyptic setting ensure an action-packed, tension-filled read. Here are the best webtoons featuring these themes.

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One of the pitfalls of working from home when you’re dating a colleague [Manga]

2022-04-06T15:00:00Z

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46th Annual Kodansha Manga Awards’ Nominees Announced

posted on 2022-04-07 03:46 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
A Couple of Cuckoos, Frieren, Nina the Starry Bride, Skip and Loafer, Police in a Pod among nominees

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Pokémon Manga Artist Momota Inoue Recruits Assistants for New Manga

posted on 2022-04-07 12:00 EDT by Alex Mateo

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CLAMP Still Plans to Continue xxxHOLiC: Rei Manga

posted on 2022-04-07 14:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda

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Am I Actually the Strongest? Manga Goes on Hiatus

posted on 2022-04-07 15:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Ai Takahashi cites “personal circumstances” as reason for hiatus

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Maid-sama!'s Hiro Fujiwara Ends Tsukishima-kun no Koroshikata Manga in 4th Volume

posted on 2022-04-07 16:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga about wealthy real estate baron’s daughter seeking out assassin launched in 2019

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Gangsta: Cursed Manga’s Syuhei Kamo Launches New Manga Based on Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs Game

posted on 2022-04-07 16:45 EDT by Alex Mateo
Watch Dogs Tokyo debuts on April 12

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Manga Planet Licenses 4 New Romance Manga from Ohzora Publishing

Apr 8th 2022

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Rosen Blood Manga Heads to Finale

posted on 2022-04-08 16:30 EDT by Alex Mateo
Manga debuted in September 2017

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Chainsaw Man Creator Tatsuki Fujimoto’s Newest One-Shot Gets Named, Visual

April 09, 2022 12:24pm CDT
Sayonara Eri will be released at midnight on April 11 in Japan

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Dr. Stone’s Boichi Launches Food Essay Manga Zessan Sekaimeshi on April 14

posted on 2022-04-10 00:31 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Sun-Ken Rock, Origin author ended Dr. Stone on March 7

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Kazumi Kazui’s Watashi ga Koi Nado Shinakutemo Manga Ends

posted on 2022-04-10 00:49 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Romance manga from Socrates in Love manga artist launched in 2019

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Perfect World’s Rie Aruga Ends Kōjō Yakei Manga on April 14

posted on 2022-04-10 02:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Manga about relationship between 2 childhood friends launched on February 24

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My Hero Academia Ranks #1 on U.S. Monthly Bookscan March List

posted on 2022-04-10 04:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Manga takes all 20 spots on monthly list

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My Hero Academia, Demon Slayer, Chainsaw Man Rank on NYT April Bestseller List

posted on 2022-04-10 05:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra

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Rent-A-(Really Shy!)-Girlfriend Manga Goes Back on Hiatus

posted on 2022-04-10 06:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Manga returned from 14-month hiatus on March 6

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Revue Starlight The LIVE Aoarashi Blue Glitter, Grisaia: Chronos Rebellion Manga Both End

posted on 2022-04-10 13:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Revue Starlight The LIVE Aoarashi Blue Glitter manga adaptation of stage play launched in April 2021

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Kaori Yuki Launches Angel Sanctuary: Tokyo Chronos Manga on April 20

posted on 2022-04-11 06:09 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Original 20-volume manga inspired 3-episode OVA in 2000

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Deadman Wonderland Duo Recruit Assistant for New Manga

posted on 2022-04-11 07:04 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Jinsei Kataoka, Kazuma Kondou ended “steampunk action” manga Smokin’ Parade in April 2021

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Shueisha Removes Web Manga About Children Born Into Religion Following Alleged Backlash From Happy Science

posted on 2022-04-11 10:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
Publisher removed Mariko Kikuchi’s “Kami-sama” no Iru Ie de Sodachimashita ~Shūkyō 2-Sei na Watashi-tachi~ manga in February

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3 New Manga Launch on Shonen Jump+

posted on 2022-04-11 13:15 EDT by Alex Mateo
Marriage Toxin, Bubble, Camellia Curtain manga debut in April

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Jiro Matsumoto Launches New Regiment Manga

posted on 2022-04-11 16:30 EDT by Alex Mateo
Manga about shogunate infantry debuts on May 13

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Explore a Magical Library of Disney Manga With Humble Bundle and Tokyopop’s Disney Manga Book Bundle

Apr 12th 2022
The Bundle Features Over $363 Worth of Popular Disney Manga Titles Including Disney and Pixar’s Toy Story, Disney Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas: Zero’s Journey, and More

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hololive Virtual YouTubers Reveal Their Favorite Springtime Manga For Shuiesha’s Spring 2022 Manga Festival

posted on 2022-04-12 11:45 EDT by Choo Sum Lee
Find out which manga your favorite VTuber is reading!

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Shirow Miwa, Hikaru Sakurai Work on New Fate Novels

posted on 2022-04-13 00:57 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
New story centers on new Servants Aslaug, Ragnar Lodbrok, new Master Remina Eltfrom

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Kyoto International Manga Museum to Exhibit The Heike Story, INU-OH Character Concept Art

posted on 2022-04-13 09:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
Heike Story also gets artbook in June

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Kimi ni Todoke Side Story Manga Ends

posted on 2022-04-13 13:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Spinoff manga ends on May 13

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Nagisa Komugi Ends I’ll Be with Them Again Today Manga

posted on 2022-04-13 14:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched in October 2020; Kodansha Comics publishes manga in English

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Gou Tanabe’s The Dunwich Horror Manga Goes on Hiatus Until July

posted on 2022-04-13 15:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga adaptation of H.P. Lovecraft story launched last October

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Chihayafuru Manga’s End Delayed to Volume 50

posted on 2022-04-14 10:26 EDT by Alex Mateo
Final volume to include spinoff

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Shonengahosha Launches New Young King Lambda Isekai Manga Magazine

posted on 2022-04-14 16:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Magazine launches on May 25 with preview on April 25

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Matsuno Brothers Celebrate Manga’s 60th & Anime’s 6th Anniversaries in Memorial Illustration

April 14, 2022 9:21pm CDT
The first chapter of the 6th anniversary anime film series hits Japanese theaters on July 8

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My Dress-Up Darling Manga Adds 2.5 Million Copies in Circulation Since Anime’s Premiere

posted on 2022-04-15 05:29 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Manga now has 6 million copies in circulation

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Former Shonen Sunday Editor-in-Chief Takenori Ichihara Resigns from Shogakukan to Write Manga

posted on 2022-04-15 10:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Ichihara stepped down from EiC role in October after serving in position for 6 years

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The Splendid Work of a Monster Maid Manga Enters Climax

posted on 2022-04-15 12:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Yugata Tanabe launched manga about maid lost in foreign demon world in April 2020

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ANN Review - My Happy Marriage Novel 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Apr 15th 2022

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Newspaper Ad for Raunchy Tawawa on Monday Manga Draws Ire

posted on 2022-04-15 14:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge
The global gender equality group UN Women deems ad “unacceptable,” calls for explanation from The Nikkei newspaper

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Get Free Manga From MediBang On Fanatical Now

Apr 15th 2022

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Yen Press Licenses King’s Proposal Novels From Date A Live Creators, 3 Other Novels

posted on 2022-04-15 23:14 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Yen Press also reveals 3 new manga, new Korean content imprint, new ominbus edition of Thermae Romae

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Naohito Miyoshi, Shin Yoshida Launch Yu-Gi-Oh! OCG Stories Manga on April 21

posted on 2022-04-17 10:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Manga to center on Sky Striker Ace - Raye

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Kentaro Yabuki’s Ayakashi Triangle Manga Moves to Shonen Jump+

posted on 2022-04-17 11:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Manga that launched in June 2020 has anime adaptation in the works

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Haikyu!! Manga’s 10th Anniversary 1-Shot Debuts on April 25

posted on 2022-04-17 11:02 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins

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Marin Continue to Spread Her Cosplay Cheer With 6 Million Copies of the My Dress-Up Darling Manga Released

April 17, 2022 8:52pm CDT
That’s 2.5 million copies printed and sold since the again began

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And an interesting note. The kanji at the bottom of the final page says Ayakashi Triangle ~ END

Meaning the Shonen Jump+ is going to be Ayakashi Triangle Darkness???

Also:

KYUN KYUN KYUN!!!

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Kairi Shimotsuki Ends Rusted Armors: Dawn Manga in May

posted on 2022-04-18 09:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Brave10 author launched manga in multimedia project in May 2021

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Mixed Vegetables’ Ayumi Komura Launches 1st Shonen Manga on May 17

posted on 2022-04-18 10:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Kachime ga nai no wa Oredake ka! romantic comedy manga to serialize in Shonen Magazine Edge

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Dr. Stone’s Boichi Ends Food Essay Manga Zessan Sekaimeshi in 3rd Chapter

posted on 2022-04-18 11:30 EDT by Alex Mateo
Boichi ended series because “something sad happened”

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ANN Review - Hello, Melancholic! GN 1

by Nicholas Dupree, Apr 18th 2022

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Semelparous Manga Moves to Irregular Serialization Due to Author’s Health

posted on 2022-04-18 15:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Manga has been on break as Jun Ogino undergoes medical treatment

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Rintaro Koike, Masayuki Taguchi’s Black Joke Manga Nears Climax

posted on 2022-04-19 02:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga about island off Tokyo where gambling, prostitution is legal launched in 2008

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Bleach Manga Crosses 2.7 Million Copies in Print in U.S., My Hero Academia Manga Crosses 10 Million

posted on 2022-04-19 03:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Viz launches 20th Anniv. Edition of Bleach manga on August 2, 20-volume box set of My Hero Academia on October 18

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Love All Play Badminton Anime’s Manga Adaptation Launches

posted on 2022-04-19 08:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga by Dam Miyata already has 2 chapters available

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The 16th Japan International Manga Award Opens for Entries

posted on 2022-04-19 09:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra

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Osamu Yamamoto Launches New Chichi o Yaku Manga on May 2

posted on 2022-04-19 11:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Yamamoto most recently ended Akagari: The Red Rat in Hollywood manga last year

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ANN Review - I’m a Wolf, but My Boss is a Sheep! GN 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Apr 19th 2022

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Exclusive: Gurihiru, Samuel Sattin Launch Kickstarter for New Unico Manga

posted on 2022-04-19 12:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Based on Osamu Tezuka’s original manga

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Squidward Recommendation Helps Erotic Manga Dick Fight Island Trend on Twitter

posted on 2022-04-19 12:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge
Recommendation from “Squidward” helps push manga back to the top of Amazon Bestseller list

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EXCLUSIVE: Vampire Hunter D Omnibus 2’s New Yoshitaka Amano Cover Art Revealed

April 19, 2022 12:39pm CDT
The second collection officially debuts on August 31, 2022

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Rich Johnson Joins Diamond Book Distributors

Apr 19th 2022

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CLAMP to Resume xxxHOLiC: Rei Manga

posted on 2022-04-20 07:56 EDT by Egan Loo
Confirmation of creator circle’s plans at unspecified date

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ANN Review - Catch These Hands! GN 1

by Christopher Farris, Apr 20th 2022

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iCONTACT Soccer Manga’s 1st Part Ends

posted on 2022-04-20 14:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The Knight in the Area manga duo launched new manga in August 2021

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Akihito Yoshitomi Ends 24-ku no Hanako-san Manga

posted on 2022-04-20 15:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Eat-Man author’s manga about boy, girl searching for lost brother in extradimensional space

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futekiya Boys-Love Manga Service Licenses 10 Shonengahosha Titles

posted on 2022-04-20 17:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Ore Tachi no Hanashi wo Shiyou, Boss to Yasu, more manga

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Galaxy Express 999 Another Story: Ultimate Journey Manga Enters Final Arc

posted on 2022-04-20 18:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Yuzuru Shimazaki’s retelling of Leiji Matsumoto’s original manga launched in 2018

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xxxHOLiC: Rei Manga’s Return Slated for Spring 2023

posted on 2022-04-21 04:09 EDT by Egan Loo

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ANN Review - The 100 Girlfriends Who Really, Really, Really, Really, Really Love You Volume 1

by Nicholas Dupree, Apr 21st 2022

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Manga Plus Adds Aka Akasaka, Mengo Yokoyari’s Oshi no Ko Manga

posted on 2022-04-21 14:04 EDT by Alex Mateo
Manga debuted in April 2020

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Exclusive: Titan Comics Unveils 2nd Volume Cover for Afro Samurai Director’s Cut Manga

posted on 2022-04-21 16:05 EDT by Alex Mateo
2nd volume launches on October 4

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Yuu Watase’s Arata: The Legend Manga Moves Online in May

posted on 2022-04-22 04:43 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga resumed after 6-year hiatus in May 2021

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Kuu Tanaka’s Tate no Kuni Manga Posts Animated Promo Video

posted on 2022-04-22 10:00 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Manga launched in January 2019, ended in April 2021

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Yuhki Kamatani’s Hiraeth: The End of the Journey Manga Ends in May

posted on 2022-04-23 11:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Manga about grieving friend launched in October 2020

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Nozomi Mino’s Yakuza Lover Manga Ends in 3 Chapters

posted on 2022-04-23 13:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Romance manga debuted in 2018

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