General Manga Industry News & Discussion

Yoshihiro Togashi’s 35th Anniversary Exhibition Trailer Showcases the Manga Creator’s History

August 26, 2022 3:30am CDT
The exhibition will be held from October 28 to January 9

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ANN Review - SINoALICE GN 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 26th 2022

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Detective Conan: The Scarlet Bullet Manga Ends on September 24

posted on 2022-08-26 12:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga adaptation of 24th franchise film launched in February

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Yugo Ishikawa Launches New Manga on September 9

posted on 2022-08-26 13:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Kotei no Himawari manga centers on journalist returning to previous lake-flooded home

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New Game!'s Shōtarō Tokunō Launches New Manga

posted on 2022-08-26 14:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Idol×Idol Story! centers on meeting between former idol, currently active idol

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Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei: Oni Okoshi-hen Manga Ends

posted on 2022-08-26 15:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched in November

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Upotte!! Manga Returns After 3 Years

posted on 2022-08-26 15:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga went on hiatus in December 2019; previously inspired 2012 anime series

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Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut Light Novel Series Wins Seiun Award

August 27, 2022 5:13am CDT
Series written by Keisuke Makino and illustrated by Karei was adapted into a TV anime in 2021

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Renta! Announces September Manga Release Dates

Aug 27th 2022
More new boys’ love/yaoi, shojo and mature romance manga to be released in September.

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ANN Review - 7th Time Loop: The Villainess Enjoys a Carefree Life Novel 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 27th 2022

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Spy×Family Manga Tops 25 Million Copies in Circulation

posted on 2022-08-28 10:21 EDT by Egan Loo
Manga already mored than doubled in circulation in last year

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Gen Oosuka’s Doron Dororon Manga Ends in Shonen Jump

posted on 2022-08-28 11:05 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
4th, 5th volumes release on October 4

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Tadaichi Nakama, Shinpei Watanabe Each Launch New Manga in Shonen Jump in September

posted on 2022-08-28 11:56 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Nakama’s Dai Tōkyō Oni Yome Den launches on September 5, Watanabe’s Ginka to Ryūna launches on September 12

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ANN Review - A Nico-Colored Canvas GN 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 28th 2022

Moke Yuzuhara’s Adachi and Shimamura Manga Goes on Short Hiatus

posted on 2022-08-29 08:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Manga based on yuri novel series returns this winter

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ANN Review - Your Treacle Affects at Night GN

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 29th 2022

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Maki Minami’s New Manga Launches on October 28

posted on 2022-08-29 14:02 EDT by Alex Mateo
Hisureba, Hana follows beautiful actress with secret

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Goblin Slayer’s Kumo Kagyu Launches New Moscow 2160 Manga

posted on 2022-08-29 16:30 EDT by Alex Mateo
Kōtarō Sekine draws manga, Noboru Kannatsuki designs characters

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Fantagraphics Books To Publish See You at San Diego: An Oral History of Comic-Con, Fandom, and the Triumph of Geek Culture

Aug 29th 2022
An Afterword by RZA, 400+ Photos and Art Bursts, And Stories by Neil Gaiman, Frank Miller, Kevin Smith, Bruce Campbell, Felicia Day, Scott Aukerman, Sergio Aragonés, Trina Robbins, the Russo Bros., Lloyd Kaufman, Tim Seeley, Kevin Eastman, and More

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Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma Gets Mouth-Watering 10th Anniversary Exhibition

August 29, 2022 11:25pm CDT
Manga illustrator Shun Saeki drew Yukihira and Nakiri for “the first time in a while”

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Aoashi Manga Shoots Past 15 Million Copies in Circulation, 5 Million Since Anime Premiere

August 29, 2022 11:42pm CDT
Crunchyroll is currently simulcasting the anime adaptation

Shonen Jump+, Manga Plus Launch Global User-Submitted Manga Service

posted on 2022-08-30 06:07 EDT by Kim Morrissy
“MANGA Plus Creators by SHUEISHA” app, site available now in English, Spanish

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See You Tomorrow at the Food Court Manga Resumes in September

posted on 2022-08-30 07:45 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Manga’s latest chapter released in January 2021

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I Kissed My Girlfriend’s Little Sister?! Light Novel Series Ends in 4th Volume in September

posted on 2022-08-30 08:45 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Tentai Books releases series in English

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Mogura no Uta’s Noboru Takahashi Ends Ryū Hō Manga With 15th Volume

posted on 2022-08-30 10:40 EDT by Alex Mateo
Manga about Han dynasty founder Emperor Gaozu launched in July 2017

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Star Wars: Visions Manga Adaptation Ends

posted on 2022-08-30 11:01 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Square Enix to release Star Wars: Visions manga as compiled volume at later date

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American Manga Devil’s Candy Gets Japanese Release In Kadokawa’s Aokishi Magazine

posted on 2022-08-30 13:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
Viz publishes Bikkuri and Rem’s action adventure manga in North America

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Hunter x Hunter’s Yoshihiro Togashi: “I’ve Decided to Increase My Staff”

posted on 2022-08-30 19:44 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge
Monday’s tweet stated that Chapter 399’s background effects were done according to Togashi’s request and that Chapter 400 will move forward after Togashi hands in his specifications for it.

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Please Save My Earth Manga Author to Hold 40th Anniversary Art Exhibition

August 30, 2022 8:07pm CDT
The six-part OVA was produced in 1992-1993

Medalist, WITCH WATCH, Akane-banashi Win Next Manga Awards 2022 Results

posted on 2022-08-31 09:00 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge
Behind the Supermarket, Smoking With You, You and I Are Polar Opposites, Magilumiere Co. Ltd. win Web Manga category

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FEATURE: Celebrating 6 Must-Read Manga Created by Women

August 31, 2022 10:00am CDT
Five women manga creators to read right now!

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Gachiakuta Manga Creator Kei Urana Reveals Overseas Version in Production

posted on 2022-08-31 11:52 EDT by Alex Mateo
Manga debuted on February 16

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ANN Review - Kemono Jihen GN 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Aug 31st 2022

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EXCLUSIVE: Kodansha USA Licenses The God-Tier Guardian and the Love of Six Princesses, Gamaran Manga

posted on 2022-08-31 13:00 EDT by Adriana Hazra
The God-Tier Guardian and the Love of Six Princesses debuts on September 6, Gamaran on September 20

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User-Submitted Manga Site Holds Contest With Overseas Publishing As Prize

posted on 2022-08-31 15:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
Female-targeted manga app Manga Mee, U.S.-based digital publisher Comikey will serialize winning entry

Ai Okaue’s Guilty Manga Ends With 13th Volume

posted on 2022-09-01 00:18 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga inspired April 2021 live-action TV series

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The Irregular at Magic High School Manga’s South Sea Riots Arc Ends

posted on 2022-09-01 01:32 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Adaptation of 20th novel volume launched in February 2021

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Trinity Seven -Revision- Spinoff Manga Ends

posted on 2022-09-01 02:33 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched in September 2019

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Amazon Japan Pulls Dr. Stone Science Consultant’s Book After Prefecture Designates It as ‘Harmful’

posted on 2022-09-01 12:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
Tottori prefectural government did not disclose the reasoning behind its designation

Karada Sagashi Horror Manga Gets New Series on September 24

posted on 2022-09-02 00:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Anime writer Harumi Doki pens manga’s script, Katsutoshi Murase returns for art

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Mudazumo Naki Kaikaku: Princess of Jipang Manga Ends in 2 Chapters

posted on 2022-09-02 01:02 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Sequel to Hideki Ohwada’s The Legend of Koizumi political comedy launched in 2017

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12 New Boys’ Love (BL) Manga Titles from ShuCream are Coming to futekiya

Sep 2nd 2022
Niyama’s “Ask And You Will Receive,” Ichika Yuno’s “Lullaby of the Dawn,” and 10 other new BL titles to be added to the futekiya Library!

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World Teacher Light Novels End

posted on 2022-09-02 15:05 EDT by Alex Mateo
Series concludes with 16th volume on September 25

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Lucky Star Manga Returns, Transfers to Mitaina! Magazine on November 10

posted on 2022-09-02 16:42 EDT by Alex Mateo
Original manga went on hiatus in 2014

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Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation Novels’ Main Story Listed to End in Volume 26

posted on 2022-09-03 11:49 EDT by Egan Loo
Influential isekai fantasy spawned manga, anime

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Waccha PriMagi! Anime’s Manga Adaptation Nears Climax

posted on 2022-09-03 13:15 EDT by Kim Morrissy
Latest anime in Pretty Series franchise premiered in October 2021

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BNA: Brand New Animal Manga Ends With Next Chapter

posted on 2022-09-03 15:15 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Manga’s compiled volume release set for September 16

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Yoshinori Matsuoka’s Gate of Nightmares Manga Adaptation Ends

posted on 2022-09-04 06:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Manga based on Square Enix, Hiro Mashima’s smartphone game launched last December

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New Elden Ring Gag Manga Launches With Publication in 12 Languages

posted on 2022-09-04 09:15 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
English, Thai, Korean, French among language publications

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Hideo Shinkai’s Earthchild Manga Ends in Shonen Jump

posted on 2022-09-04 11:00 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
3rd volume releases on October 4

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Sword Art Online’s Reki Kawahara Pens New Light Novel Series Demon’s Crest

posted on 2022-09-04 21:10 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
1st volume about mixed reality game merging with real world launches on November 10

Baku Yumemakura Resumes Chimera Novels With Final Arc

posted on 2022-09-05 02:59 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Mamoru Oshii slated to direct animated film adaptation of novel series that has been going for 40 years

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Osamu Takahashi’s Lust Geass Manga Ends in October

posted on 2022-09-05 09:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Yen Press shipped manga’s 5th volume in English on March 22

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Janus Oni no Ichizoku Manga Goes on Hiatus Until Spring 2023

posted on 2022-09-05 11:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga about retainer of Imagawa Yoshimoto launched in April 2021

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Shueisha’s Dash X Bunko Imprint Launches Light Novel Line for Female Readers

posted on 2022-09-05 13:15 EDT by Kim Morrissy
1st lineup shipped on Monday; focuses on stories that combine fantasy, romance

Takaaki Hayashi Launches New Baki Gaiden Manga in October

posted on 2022-09-06 09:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
New manga centers on Gaia, Sikorsky living together

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Hollywood CG Artist Tokashiki Takuma Launches Manga

posted on 2022-09-06 11:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Lili-Men manga about war between humans, succubi launches on September 12

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Risa Itou Ends Oruchuban Ebichu Chu Manga Sequel on September 20

posted on 2022-09-06 13:15 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Manga sequel started serialization in 2018

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Aki Shimizu’s Inugami Re Manga Ends 1st Part

posted on 2022-09-06 17:15 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
1st part ends after 45 chapters

Seven Seas Licenses 7th Orange Volume, Even Dogs Go to Other Worlds Manga

posted on 2022-09-07 21:54 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Yakinikuteishoku’s Does it Count if You Lose Your Virginity to an Android? manga also licensed

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To Your Eternity Manga Goes on 1-Week Hiatus Due to Creator’s Health

posted on 2022-09-08 18:51 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga returns on September 14

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Call of the Night Manga Goes on 1-Week Hiatus Due to Author’s Illness

posted on 2022-09-08 19:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga returns on September 21 after Kotoyama recovers from ‘that disease that’s been going around’

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Lycoris Recoil Anime Spin-Off Novel Reaches 100,000 Copies Even Before Its Release

September 08, 2022 8:40pm CDT
The story focuses on extraordinary scenes that were never depicted in the anime

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One-Punch Man Manga Scheduled to Return on September 22

September 08, 2022 9:42pm CDT
Manga artist Murata has been working hard on the anime

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The Pioneer of Shojo Style, Macoto Takahashi

by Emmanuel Bochew, Sep 9 2022

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Yen Press Adds 2 Light Novels, 5 New Manga Including ‘Kiniro Mosaic, Best Wishes’

posted on 2022-09-09 23:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Hollow Regalia, Sunbeams in the Sky, more also licensed

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J-Novel Club Licenses 6 Light Novels, 2 Manga

posted on 2022-09-09 22:00 EDT by Kim Morrissy
Reincarnated as an Apple, This Gyaru Is Head Over Heels for Me!, Rebuild World, more

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Gorillaman 40 Manga Gets ‘Family Arc’ Spinoff

posted on 2022-09-10 03:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Main manga ended last month

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Hirochi Maki’s Sketchy Skateboarding Manga Ends

posted on 2022-09-10 05:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga about women who are captivated by skateboarding launched in 2019

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Jujutsu Kaisen Ranks #1 on U.S. Monthly Bookscan August List

posted on 2022-09-10 11:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra
One Piece, Dragon Ball Super, SPY x FAMILY, Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun, Bleach, Chainsaw Man, Demon Slayer, more rank in top 20

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Major Version Update for Manga App “Alpha Manga” Following Its 1st Anniversary; Use New “Wait & read free!” Feature to Enjoy Manga Every Day

Sep 10th 2022

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Jujutsu Kaisen, Spy×Family, More Rank on NYT September Bestseller List

posted on 2022-09-11 03:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra

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The DioField Chronicle Game Gets Manga

posted on 2022-09-11 05:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Minori Tsukahara, Ataru Arata draw manga adaptation of upcoming RPG

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Deadpool: Samurai Author Duo Launch New Manga

posted on 2022-09-11 07:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Nōkin Ōji, Shomin ni Naru manga launches on Kodansha’s Magazine Pocket app on September 17

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Rin Suzukawa’s Asobi Asobase Manga Ends in 3 Chapters

posted on 2022-09-11 09:15 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Comedy manga launched in 2015

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Izumi Miyazono Launches New Manga on October 7

posted on 2022-09-11 13:15 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Kekkon Shimashō, Koi Suru Mae ni launches in Petit Comic’s November issue

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ANN Review - The Wrong Way to Use Healing Magic Novel 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Sep 12th 2022

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Yen Press Confirms The Summer Hikaru Died Manga Acquisition In Special Announcement

September 12, 2022 8:46pm CDT
Supernatural horror manga by Ren Mokumoku currently ongoing in Japan

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Your Lie in April Author Naoshi Arakawa Announces New Manga

posted on 2022-09-13 04:42 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Preview of new manga debuts in Weekly Shōnen Magazine on September 21

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Media Do Announces New Slate of Digital Manga

September 13, 2022 2:46pm CDT
Six new titles are coming from VAST Visual and Saturday AM

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“All-In-One” One Piece Print Becomes World’s Largest Book

posted on 2022-09-14 15:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
French publisher issues manga’s 1st 102 volumes as 21,450-page book

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