General Manga Industry News & Discussion

ANN Review - A Serenade for Pretend Lovers GN 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 6th 2022

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Azuki Releases Final Testament to the Moon, Doomsday Cleaning Manga

posted on 2022-08-06 21:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Final Testament to the Moon part 1 already available; Doomsday Cleaning available “in the coming weeks”

Novelist Nisho Ishin Looks to the Past to Celebrate His 20th Anniversary

August 07, 2022 5:20am CDT
A special video was released looking back at all of his series

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ANN Review - Stalemate GN

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 7th 2022

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Katsuhiro Otomo Confirms He is Now Working on New Manga

August 07, 2022 7:20pm CDT

ANN Review - I’ll Never Be Your Crown Princess! GN 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 8th 2022

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Hifumi Shobo Launches Women’s Manga Imprint Lavare Comics

August 08, 2022 12:05pm CDT
“Beware of the Villainess!” manga adaptation leads the first round of releases next month

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Kaguya-sama: Love is War’s Aka Akasaka Holds Audition for Artist for New Manga

posted on 2022-08-08 16:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Winner gets to be artist in new manga Akasaka will write

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Lycoris Recoil Original Anime Gets Manga in September

posted on 2022-08-08 16:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Yasunori Bizen draws adaptation of anime about girl assassins

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Love’s in Sight!'s Uoyama Launches New Manga on August 3

posted on 2022-08-08 17:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Hinata-san, Hoshino desu. manga centers on relationship between reliable guy, shut-in girl

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12 New Boys’ Love (BL) Titles from Tokyomangasha

Aug 8th 2022
Minta Suzumaru’s “Kanshakudama no Love Song,” Fumi Tsuyuhisa’s “Undead” Vol. 1 and 10 other BL titles to be released on futekiya!

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Mei Higuchi’s Boku ga Kotaeru Kimi no Nazotoki Manga Ends

posted on 2022-08-08 17:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga adaptation of Kyōsuke Kamishiro’s novels launched in July 2021

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Yen Press Announces Kiwamu Sato’s Tezcatlipoca

Aug 8th 2022
A Compelling Tale of International Crime From a Rising Star in the World of Japanese Fiction

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Azuki Adds Red Riding Hood’s Wolf Apprentice: Final Testament to the Moon and Doomsday Cleaning

Aug 8th 2022

ANN Review - Lonely Castle in the Mirror Novel

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 9th 2022

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Udon Entertainment Licenses Robotics;Notes, Record of the Lodoss War: The Crown of the Covenant Manga

posted on 2022-08-09 13:07 EDT by Alex Mateo
Also: Giga Town manga, artbooks

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Blade Runner: Black Lotus Anime’s Sequel Comic Book Mini-Series Posts Trailer

posted on 2022-08-09 13:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
Nancy Collins, Emid Balam launch 4-issue mini-series on Wednesday

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Chronicles of the Going Home Club’s Kuroha Launches New Manga

posted on 2022-08-09 14:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Datenshi-ron manga launches on September 2

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Masaharu Noritsuke Launches New Afro Tanaka Manga on October 24

posted on 2022-08-09 14:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
New manga is tentatively titled My Home Afro Tanaka

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Mari Okazaki Launches New Manga About Embryologist on October 3

posted on 2022-08-09 15:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga is tentatively titled Mizuiro Haibaiyōshi

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Children of the Whales Manga Ends in 23rd Volume

posted on 2022-08-09 15:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Abi Umeda’s manga launched in 2013, inspired TV anime in 2017

ANN Review - The Wolf Never Sleeps GN 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 10th 2022

Kenichi Sonoda Draws Spy×Family For Comiket Doujinshi Publication - Interest - Anime News Network

posted on 2022-08-11 09:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
The Gunsmith Cats, Riding Bean creator has previously created doujinshi for Kemono Friends, Girls und Panze

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ANN Review - My Love Mix-Up! GN 4

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 11th 2022

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Digimon Universe Theme Singer Amatsuki Collabs with Ribon for New Song

August 11, 2022 10:55am CDT
Which exciting Ribon manga moments will make it into the music video? The fans will decide!

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I'm the Villainess, So I'm Taming the Final Boss Novels 2 & 3 - Review - Anime News Network

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 12th 2022

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My Hero Academia, Spy×Family, More Rank on NYT August Bestseller List - News - Anime News Network

posted on 2022-08-12 18:00 EDT by Adriana Hazra

Beauty and the Feast GN 2 & 3 - Review - Anime News Network

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 13th 2022

New Humble Bundle Set Includes Non-Fiction Books On Anime, Manga, Japanese Culture

posted on 2022-08-14 11:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
Bundle includes Steve Alpert’s Sharing a House With the Never-Ending Man, Frederik L. Schodt’s The Astro Boy Essays, Fred Patten’s Watching Anime, Reading Manga, more

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ANN Review: Rapunzel of the Magic Item Shop Novel

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 14th 2022

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Harvey Awards Nominate Blood on The Tracks, Blue Lock, Cat + Gamer, Chainsaw Man, Red Flowers, Spy x Family

posted on 2022-08-14 14:29 EDT by Adriana Hazra
2021 Best Manga winner Chainsaw Man, SPY x FAMILY nominated for 2nd straight year

Viral manga depicts woman unexpectedly “reunited” with a lost loved one

2022-08-14T15:00:00Z

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ANN Review - GAME: Between the Suits GN 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 15th 2022

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Tokyopop Joins Jetblue Soar With Reading Initiative

Aug 15th 2022
Free Age Appropriate Books Made Available to Children in “Book Deserts”

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Harold Sakuishi’s Gorillaman 40 Manga Ends on August 22

posted on 2022-08-15 17:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Relaunch of Gorillaman manga debuted in 2020

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Manga of Tow Ubukata’s ‘Bye-Bye, Earth’ Manga Ends

posted on 2022-08-15 18:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga based on fantasy novel launched in January 2020

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Kazumi Kazui Launches New Manga in September

posted on 2022-08-16 13:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
New manga is titled Zesshoku Kareshi Kōryaku Seyo!

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The Country Without Humans Manga Ends With 5th Volume

posted on 2022-08-16 13:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
5th volume slated for next year

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Cherry Arai Ends ‘Musunde, Tsunaide’ Manga in Next Chapter

posted on 2022-08-16 14:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Engaged to the Unidentified author launched manga in June 2019

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Disney Twisted-Wonderland The Comic: Episode of Heartslabyul Manga Ends With 4th Volume This Winter

posted on 2022-08-16 14:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga adapting smartphone game’s main story launched in March 2021

ANN Review - Box of Light GN 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 17th 2022

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Manga artist fails to sell a single book at Comiket, still considers the day a major success

2022-08-18T03:00:00Z
Comiket rookie goes home with zero revenue and zero regrets.

3x3 Eyes: Kiseki no Yami no Keiyakusha Sequel Manga Approaches Climax

posted on 2022-08-18 02:22 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched online in 2016

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One-Punch Man Manga Goes on 1-Month Hiatus Before Returning With New Arc

posted on 2022-08-18 03:27 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga recently announced 3rd anime season

Comic Heaven Magazine Switches to Monthly Schedule in March 2023

posted on 2022-08-19 10:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Seinen magazine celebrates 10th anniversary

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Ryōsuke Asakura’s Val x Love Manga Ends With 16th Volume in Spring

posted on 2022-08-19 11:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Yen Press releases manga that inspired TV anime in October 2019

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Shikizakura Manga Ends with 4th Volume in January 2023

posted on 2022-08-19 11:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga adaptation of original anime launched in December 2020

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Remake Our Life Light Novel Starts ‘Last Arc’ With 11th Volume

posted on 2022-08-19 12:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
11th volume ships on September 22

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INTERVIEW: The Dark Inner Child of Horror Manga Artist Junji Ito

August 19, 2022 11:00am CDT
The Eisner-winning master of horror manga talks The Liminal Zone, dead cicadas, Bruce Lee, and the dark artist within himself.

ANN Review - Hella Chill Monsters GN 1

by Christopher Farris, Aug 20th 2022

ANN Review - Alice in Bishounen-Land GN 1-2

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 21st 2022

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One Piece’s Luffy spent years of manga’s publication without saying a word to one of his nakama

2022-08-21T15:00:00Z
We investigate just how many chapters Luffy spent not talking to one of his key Straw Hat shipmates.

Cells at Work Lady Manga Ends in Next Chapter

posted on 2022-08-22 04:11 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Cells at Work! spinoff manga about adult women’s physiology launched in January 2020

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Yoshi Katō’s Assassin’s Pride Manga Ends

posted on 2022-08-22 08:02 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Final volume ships on October 19

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Uchū Senkan Yamato Next/Star Blazers Λ Manga Ends

posted on 2022-08-22 08:32 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched in June 2020

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ANN Review - The Holy Grail of Eris GN 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 22nd 2022

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Hideo Kojima’s Official Endorsement Printed On Lycoris Recoil Spinoff Light Novel

posted on 2022-08-22 13:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
The Metal Gear, Death Stranding creator has been a vocal fan of the anime on Twitter

Lycoris Recoil Anime Spin-Off Novel Gets Reprinted Before Publication Due to Demand

August 23, 2022 3:55am CDT
Hideo Kojima endorses the book and the overall series

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Saint Seiya Gets New Manga Spinoff About Poseidon

posted on 2022-08-23 07:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Tsunaki Suda launches new manga on September 16

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The Reprise of the Spear Hero Spinoff Manga Ends in 11th Volume

posted on 2022-08-23 08:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Neet launched manga in August 2017

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Kakegurui (Kakkokari) Spinoff Manga Ends in September

posted on 2022-08-23 09:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
4-panel comedy spinoff manga launched in December 2016

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ANN Review - Fist of the North Star Volume 5

by Grant Jones, Aug 23rd 2022

Tokyopop Releases Victory for Ukraine Graphic Novel Anthology by Ukranian Creators With Profit Share Donated to Ukraine

posted on 2022-08-24 17:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Digital release on August 24; physical release on September 27

My Boyfriend in Orange Manga Goes on Hiatus Due to Author’s Upcoming Childbirth

posted on 2022-08-25 01:12 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Non Tamashima plans to resume manga this coming winter

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ANN Review - My Maid, Miss Kishi GN 1

by MrAJCosplay, Aug 25th 2022

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Young Dragon Age Magazine Switches to Bimonthly Publication Schedule

posted on 2022-08-25 14:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Magazine started out as Bessatsu Dragon Age, previously had quarterly schedule

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Wicked Trapper: Hunter of Heroes Manga Ends with Next Chapter

posted on 2022-08-25 15:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Manga ends on September 16

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Cuticle Detective Inaba’s Mochi Launches New Manga in September

posted on 2022-08-25 15:45 EDT by Alex Mateo
Modern Japanese fantasy manga Shihyakushiki debuts on September 16

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Diamond Announces New Deluxe Tier Publishers

Aug 25th 2022