General Manga Industry News & Discussion

Booty Royale’s Rui Takatō Retires From Manga Industry

posted on 2022-07-19 08:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Author explains that personal household circumstances have made it hard to draw manga about “boobs, sex”

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ANN Review: Orochi: The Perfect Edition - GN 2

by Rebecca Silverman, Jul 19th 2022

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Luffy and Conan Share Combined Magazine Covers in Next Week’s Shonen Jump, Shonen Sunday

July 20, 2022 6:31am CDT
The combined cover celebrates the historic interview between manga creators

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Makoto Raiku’s Zatch Bell! Manga Plans Original Art Exhibition This Fall

July 20, 2022 11:33pm CDT
The sequel has been serialized on Japanese digital bookstores

One Piece Manga Looks Back at Its 25-year History in A Commemorative Movie

July 21, 2022 7:52pm CDT
The manga’s next 103rd volume hits stores on August 4

Square Enix Manga & Books Licenses Daemons of the Shadow Realm, My Clueless First Friend Manga

posted on 2022-07-22 11:04 EDT by Alex Mateo
Also: Chocobo and the Airship: A Final Fantasy Picture Book, NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139… Project Gestalt Recollections - File 01

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Yasuo Ohtagaki’s Gundam Thunderbolt Manga Unveils 10th Anniversary Project Models

posted on 2022-07-22 12:44 EDT by Alex Mateo
Manga’s 20th volume ships on September 30 with anniversary art collection

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Is the Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-kun Manga Still Worth Reading?

2022-07-22T21:55:00Z
With eight years’ worth of new material since the anime’s release, one has to wonder if the manga is still worth getting into.

Detroit: Become Human Game Gets Spinoff Manga

posted on 2022-07-23 04:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Kazami Sawatari, Moto Sumida create manga spinoff set in Tokyo, centers on android idol

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Wise Man’s Grandchild SP Spinoff Manga Ends With 4th Volume

posted on 2022-07-23 05:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Spinoff about May von Earlshide launched in July 2019

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Cyborg 009 Bgooparts Delete Manga Ends in 2 Chapters

posted on 2022-07-23 06:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga based on Shotaro Ishinomori’s Cyborg 009 launched in 2019

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Galaxy Express 999 Another Story: Ultimate Journey Manga Goes on Hiatus Due to Author’s Health

posted on 2022-07-23 08:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga entered final arc in June

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Sayori Ochiai’s Gingitsune Manga Ends in 2 Chapters

posted on 2022-07-23 09:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched in 2009, inspired 2013 TV anime

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Morning Two Magazine Moves to Digital Release in August

posted on 2022-07-23 10:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Sister publication of Morning launched in August 2006; published Saint Young Men, Witch Hat Atelier

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EXCLUSIVE: Kodansha USA Licenses Break of Dawn, More Manga

posted on 2022-07-23 14:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Also: Saving 80,000 Gold in Another World for my Retirement manga

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Seven Seas Announces Twelve New Manga and Light Novel Licenses at Anime Expo 2022

Jul 23rd 2022

Tokyopop to Release Victory for Ukraine Graphic Novel Anthology by Ukranian Creators; Donate Profit Share to Ukraine

posted on 2022-07-24 00:15 EDT by Alex Mateo
Company aims to release book on August 24, Ukranian Independence Day

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Yūki Tabata’s Black Clover Manga Returns on August 1

posted on 2022-07-24 11:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Manga returns after 3-month hiatus to start “final saga”

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RuriDragon Manga Takes Another 1-Week Break Due to Author’s Health

posted on 2022-07-24 11:02 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Manga took 1-week break last week due to author’s “sudden illness”

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ANN Review - Outbride: Beauty & the Beasts, GN 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Jul 24th 2022

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Square Enix Launches English Version of Manga Up! Web Manga Site, App

posted on 2022-07-25 04:42 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Magazine contains new titles Daemons of the Shadow Realm, My Clueless First Friend

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Dark Horse Manga Presents: Psycho-Pass: Inspector Shinya Kogami Volume 6

Jul 25th 2022
Witness the final act to the hit anime prequel

The Greatest Demon Lord is Reborn as a Typical Nobody Manga Ends

posted on 2022-07-26 04:52 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga adaptation of Myōjin Katō’s novels launched in February 2019

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Saki Achiga-hen episode of side-A Manga Goes on Hiatus

posted on 2022-07-26 07:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga temporarily halts to “maintain good balance” with main Saki manga

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Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei: Hoshi Watashi-hen Manga Ends in August

posted on 2022-07-26 08:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched in November

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Udon Announces English-Language Acquisition of Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout Official Visual Collection and Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & the Secret Fairy Official Visual Collection

Jul 26th 2022
SET FORTH FROM KURKEN ISLAND FOR ADVENTURE ONCE AGAIN! Coming Spring 2023

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ANN Review - Our Colors GN

by Rebecca Silverman, Jul 25th 2022

ANN Review - Summer Time Rendering GN 3

by Erica Friedman, Jul 27th 2022

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Renta! Announces August Manga Release Dates

Jul 27th 2022

Kadokawa, Shueisha, Shogakukan Sue Mangamura Pirate Site for 1.9 Billion Yen

posted on 2022-07-28 16:55 EDT by Alex Mateo
Companies calculated damages based on 17 pirated manga series

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JUJUTSU KAISEN Manga Curses Past 70 Million Copies Released

July 28, 2022 9:38pm CDT
That’s over 10 million copies since JUJUTSU KAISEN 0 was released in December

Manga Up! Censors Everything from Cleavage to… Knees!?

posted on 2022-07-29 11:45 EDT by Richard Eisenbeis

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ANN Review - Ragna Crimson, Volume 5

by Grant Jones, Jul 29th 2022

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The Detective is Already Dead Novel Reaches A Milestone of One Million Copies

July 29, 2022 8:50pm CDT
TV anime 2nd season is now in the works

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So, they pretty much censored the app enough to pass in countries where the female form is illegal to be shown publicly…

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It’s a robo censor. So the algorithm is part of the problem. The other is square Enix.

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Mangamo to Simulpub Critically Acclaimed Manga Series ‘Loving Yamada at Lv999!’

Jul 30th 2022

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Irodori Sakura by Yuri Artists Haijima and Pikachi

Jul 30th 2022

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Denpa Licenses Tawawa on Monday, Short Game Manga

July 30, 2022 11:36am CDT
Short Game by Mitsuru Adachi expected to release in Fall 2023

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ANN Review - Shadows House GN 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Jul 30th 2022

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Irodori Sakura Licenses My Crush is My Roommate, Romance for Teachers Manga

posted on 2022-07-30 14:00 EDT by Adriana Hazra
My Crush is My Roommate launches in English in August, Romance for Teachers in September

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Overlord Light Novels End in 2 Volumes

posted on 2022-07-30 14:15 EDT by Alex Mateo
16th volume’s 2nd part launched on Friday

RuriDragon Manga Takes Extended Break Due to Creator’s Health

posted on 2022-07-31 11:54 EDT by Alex Mateo
Shonen Jump title had taken several breaks due to creator’s “sudden illness”

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ANN Review - I Think Our Son Is Gay GN 3

by Rebecca Silverman, Jul 31st 2022

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Overlord Novel Author Posts The 10th Anniversary Message: “Thank You to Everyone!”

July 31, 2022 11:40pm CDT
Ainz Ooal Gown VA Satoshi Hino was tested positive for COVID-19

Chihayafuru Manga Gets Spinoff Chapter in November

posted on 2022-08-01 00:04 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Main manga ended on Monday

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: The Dangers in My Heart Manga Artist Norio Sakurai

by Kim Morrissy, Aug 1st 2022

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Evangelion Creator Hideaki Anno Recommends Akane-banashi Manga

posted on 2022-08-01 13:45 EDT by Richard Eisenbeis
Anno is the second major anime and manga figure to promote the series; volume one got Eiichiro Oda’s seal of approval.

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Star Fruit Books Releases Sawanabe Zombie, Town of Pigs, 6 More Horror Manga Under New Blood Orange Imprint

posted on 2022-08-01 16:31 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Also: Grin Grin Grin, TATARISM: Takaya Tatari’s Selected Works, The Horrors Of Noroi Michiru, Wonder House of Horrors, ‘Occult Detective Club: Doll Cemetery,’ Panorama of Hell

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Mangamo Simulpubs Mashiro’s ‘Loving Yamada at Lv999!’ Manga

posted on 2022-08-01 17:30 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Simulpubs begin with 78th chapter

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Bilibili Comics Announces Partnership with Anime-Planet

Aug 1st 2022

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Manga Planet Licenses 5 New Romance Manga from Ohzora Publishing

Aug 1st 2022

ANN Review - Onmyoji and Tengu Eyes: Spirit Hunters of Tomoe Novel

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 2nd 2022

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MangaPlus Publishes New Manga Based on Captain Velvet Meteor: The Jump+ Dimensions Crossover Switch Game

posted on 2022-08-02 13:00 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Rinaldo Wirz, Masato Ichishiki write one-shot manga

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Psycho-Pass 3: First Inspector Manga Ends

posted on 2022-08-02 14:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga adaptation of series’ 2020 anime film launched in October 2021

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Yatogame-chan Kansatsu Nikki Manga Ends in 2 Chapters

posted on 2022-08-02 15:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga about Nagoya native launched in May 2016, inspired 4 TV anime seasons

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Gurazeni’s Yūji Moritaka Launches New Baseball Manga on Thursday

posted on 2022-08-02 15:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Moritaka pens story, Hikaru Suehiro draws art for new manga about high school baseball players

ZONE-00 Manga Ends on August 23

posted on 2022-08-03 13:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Trinity Blood manga artist Kiyo Qjo launched manga in 2000

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Gundam: Zeon no Saikō - Remnant One Manga Ends

posted on 2022-08-03 13:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Newest Revival of Zeon manga gets spinoff side story chapter in August

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ANN Review - The Liminal Zone GN

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 3rd 2022

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Ex-Yakuza and Stray Kitten Manga Ends in 3 Chapters

posted on 2022-08-03 14:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched in August 2020; Seven Seas Entertainment licensed manga

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Tokyo Mew Mew Olé! Manga Ends

posted on 2022-08-03 14:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Male-focused Tokyo Mew Mew spinoff launched in December 2019

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Yu Yaubuuchi’s Ao no Iris Manga Ends

posted on 2022-08-03 15:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched in January 2021

One Piece Manga Sets Guinness World Record With Over 500 Million Published

posted on 2022-08-04 00:03 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Nearly 417 million in Japan, over 100 million in 60 territories overseas

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Kono Oto Tomare!: Sounds of Life Manga Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Art Exhibition

August 04, 2022 6:12am CDT
A two-season anime adaptation aired in 2019

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ANN Review - I Got a Cheat Skill in Another World Novel 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 4th 2022

Yen Press Licenses School-Live! Letters, SOTUS Manga, Hirano and Kagiura Novels, More

posted on 2022-08-05 14:40 EDT by Alex Mateo
Also: Assorted Entanglements manga, Bride of the Barrier Master light novel