General Manga Industry News & Discussion

Kadokawa Releases Gamera -Rebirth- Prequel Manga, Vertical-Scroll Manga Adaptation in English

posted on 2023-09-09 07:15 EDT by Anita Tai
Prequel comic tells origin story of kaiju


Setta Kobayashi, Hachi Mizuno Launch Spiderman: Kizuna Manga on October 4

posted on 2023-09-09 08:15 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Manga about Japanese Spider-Man was 1st published as 1-shot in August 2022


Yorudon’s Hyaku Jū Gattai Manga Ends

posted on 2023-09-09 09:15 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Manga launched on January 4 as part of Shueisha’s “Bentame Project”


Ako and Bambi Manga Listed as Ending in 8th Volume

posted on 2023-09-09 10:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
8th volume of manga by Hori-san to Miyamura-kun author ships on October 20


Minetarō Mochizuki’s ‘No Comic, No Life’ Essay Manga Ends

posted on 2023-09-09 11:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched in January 2022


Bullbuster Project Gets Manga on October 5

posted on 2023-09-09 12:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Hishio Itami draws manga


ANN Review - Persona 4 Arena, GN 1-3

by Richard Eisenbeis, Sep 9th 2023

Shizumu Watanabe’s Dead Account Manga Moves to Magazine Pocket

posted on 2023-09-10 11:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched on January 18


ANN Review - Hell Mode, Novel 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Sep 10th 2023


Wasteful Days of High School Girl’s Bino Launches New Manga

posted on 2023-09-10 12:15 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Emotional Aka-chan-ki ~Ningen wo 2-nen Sodatete Mita~ essay manga about Bino raising her son launched on Tuesday


Jujutsu Kaisen Manga Ranks on NYT September Bestseller List

posted on 2023-09-10 13:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra


MamaYuYu Leads Off 3 New Shonen Jump Manga Debuts

Sep 10, 2023 3:46 PM CDT
New manga by Yoshihiko Hayashi available now in Shonen Jump app


Tenmaku Cinema Manga Ends, Gets Bonus Chapter in November

posted on 2023-09-10 21:30 EDT by Anita Tai
Supernatural manga launched in April


Dark Gathering Manga Reaches One Million Copies in Print

Sep 10, 2023 7:48 PM CDT
TV anime adaptation has aired since July

Pandora in the Crimson Shell: Ghost Urn Manga Teases End in 26th Volume

posted on 2023-09-11 06:15 EDT by Anita Tai
Science-fiction series originally launched in Newtype Ace in 2012


New Black Museum Manga Ends on September 14

posted on 2023-09-11 07:15 EDT by Anita Tai
Kuro Hakubutsukan: Mikazuki yo, Kaibutsu to Odore first launched in March 2022


2.43: Seiin High School Boys Volleyball Team Novels End on October 5

posted on 2023-09-11 08:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Novel series ends with 2nd volume of “next 4years” season

Manga UP! Global Adds The Vexations of a Shut-in Princess Manga

posted on 2023-09-12 11:00 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Anime adaptation of manga premieres on October 7

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Comikey Media Inc. Announces New License ‘From General to Bride: Marrying My Strongest Rival’, Plus 17 New Manga Titles for September 2023

Sep 13th 2023


799 BL and Romance Titles from WWWave Coming Soon to Manga Planet

Sep 13th 2023


Drops of God Wine Sommelier Manga Gets New Sequel on September 21

posted on 2023-09-13 11:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
New sequel titled Kami no Shizuku deuxième


ippatu’s Tsugumi Project Manga Ends on Friday

posted on 2023-09-13 12:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga entered final arc in July


Delicious in Dungeon Manga Ends Story Service This Week With Final Chapter

Sep 13, 2023 9:24 PM CDT
The anime starts in January 2024

Barakamon Manga’s New Limited Serialization Ends

posted on 2023-09-14 04:15 EDT by Anita Tai
New serialization launched in April


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

posted on 2023-09-14 05:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra
18 manga including One Piece, SPY x FAMILY, Demon Slayer, Chainsaw Man, Komi Can’t Communicate, Kaiju No. 8, more make list


The Heroic Legend of Arslan Manga Takes 1-Issue Break

posted on 2023-09-14 06:15 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Artist Hiromu Arakawa to be admitted to hospital to undergo tests


My Idol Sits the Next Desk Over! Author Tetsu Tsutsui, Last Gender’s Rei Taki Launch New Cat Manga

posted on 2023-09-14 07:15 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Tada Ōki na Neko ni Naritai manga about single woman adopting rescue cat launched on September 7


iimAn’s Didn’t I Say to Make My Abilities Average in the Next Life?! Manga Ends With 5th Volume

posted on 2023-09-14 08:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
5th volume ships this winter


My One-Hit Kill Sister Manga Ends

posted on 2023-09-14 09:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
12th volume shipped on Tuesday


‘Welcome Back, Alice’ Author Shūzō Oshimi Plans New Manga

posted on 2023-09-14 10:15 EDT by Joanna Cayanan


Azuki Adds Over 300 Volumes from 77 Kodansha Manga Series

posted on 2023-09-14 13:45 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Individual volumes of Fire Force, A Silent Voice, Attack on Titan, Edens Zero, more series now available for purchase


Kodansha’s K Manga Service Adds The Awakening of a Great Saint, Bless Manga

posted on 2023-09-14 17:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Both manga launch as English simulpubs

There’s a Little Something For Everyone on MangaPlaza

by MangaPlaza (Paid Advertisement), Sep 15th 2023


Jun Yuzuki’s Fiancé-sama kara Nigerarenai Manga Ends With 6th Volume

posted on 2023-09-15 14:30 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Manga launched in 2021


J-Novel Club Adds 9 Light Novels, 8 Manga

posted on 2023-09-15 20:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
You Were Experienced, I Was Not: Our Dating Story, Butareba novels licensed

I’m in Love with the Villainess Light Novels Get English Audiobooks

posted on 2023-09-16 21:15 EDT by Anita Tai
Romantic comedy light novel series inspired spinoff, manga, anime

Pushkin Press Publishes Kyōdai Nishioka’s Kafka Manga in English

posted on 2023-09-17 05:30 EDT by Anita Tai
Brother-sister duo’s solo work available in English for first time


Kenta Matsuoka’s Piano Duo for the Left Hand Manga Ends in October

posted on 2023-09-17 07:30 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Shonen Magazine Edge ends publication with November issue on October 17


Crafting Psychological BL Manga with Kyoko Aiba

by Toni Sun, Sep 17th 2023


The Law of Ueki Creator Tsubasa Fukuchi Ends Golden Spiral Manga

posted on 2023-09-17 21:44 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched in April 2022

Jun Kirarazaka’s Do Retry Manga Ends in Shonen Jump

posted on 2023-09-18 01:39 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Author to publish new 1-shot in Jump Giga’s winter 2023 issue


Mikami-sensei’s Way of Love Creator Hiro Aikawa Launches New Manga

posted on 2023-09-18 02:05 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Sono Otoko, Numa ni Tsuki manga launches on October 6 after prologue this month


Aki Iwai’s Abe-kun’s Got Me Now! Manga Ends With 13th Volume

posted on 2023-09-18 02:11 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Volume 13 ships next February


Blue Spring Ride Creator Io Sakisaka’s ‘Sakura, Saku!’ Manga Reaches Climax

posted on 2023-09-18 04:02 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Romance manga launched in February 2021


Fist of the Blue Sky: Regenesis Manga Has to 2 More Chapters Left to Draft

posted on 2023-09-18 04:25 EDT by Anita Tai


The Fall 2023 Manga Guide

by The Anime News Network Editorial Team, Sep 18th 2023


The Splendid Work of a Monster Maid’s Yugata Tanabe Launches New Manga

posted on 2023-09-18 11:30 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Tanabe’s Tantei no Shikigami launches on Tuesday


The Essence of Being a Muse’s Aya Fumino Launches New Manga

posted on 2023-09-18 12:00 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Fumino, Itsuma-chan launch Kanjuten omnibus horror manga on September 10


Shio Usui’s I Married My Female Friend Manga Ends on October 18

posted on 2023-09-18 13:30 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Manga about 2 female friends getting married after an agreement launched in 2020


DOGSRED Manga Goes on 1-Week Hiatus, Author Satoru Noda to Take More Breaks

posted on 2023-09-18 14:00 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Noda to get treatment for his bicep tendonitis


Weekly Shōnen Champion Gets New Champion Buzz Digital Supplement

posted on 2023-09-18 14:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
New supplement launches on October 5 with original works, manga adaptations of popular web novels


Etorouji Shiono’s Jinrui Sonbō Cockpit Girls Manga Ends

posted on 2023-09-18 15:32 EDT by Anita Tai
Robot comedy manga from Übel Blatt creator launched in 2022


Senryū Girl’s Masakuni Igarashi Launches New Manga

posted on 2023-09-18 16:00 EDT by Anita Tai
Mayonaka Heart Tune debuts on September 20


Masami Kurumada’s Otoko-Zaka Manga Ends in 5 Chapters

posted on 2023-09-18 16:30 EDT by Anita Tai
Fighting manga debuted in Weekly Shonen Jump in 1984


Isagi Mizunaga’s The Soul Spewing Wielder Manga Ends on September 30

posted on 2023-09-18 17:00 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Occult x battle comedy manga launched on April 29

How Heavy Are the Dumbbells You Lift? Creators’ New Women’s Underground Fighting Manga Gets Trailer

Sep 19, 2023 3:18 AM CDT
Fairouz Ai narrates the manga trailer for Ikko Senkin


Seven Seas Entertainment Appoints Lianne Sentar as Publisher

posted on 2023-09-19 16:00 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Former publisher Jason DeAngelis appointed as President, CEO; Adam Arnold as new Vice President, COO

ANN Review - Hi Score Girl, Manga Vol. 9-10

by Grant Jones, Sep 20th 2023


Drops of God Sequel Manga to Run for 2 Volumes

posted on 2023-09-20 15:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launches on Thursday


Seven Seas Licenses My Girlfriend’s Not Here Today, Only the Stars Know Manga

posted on 2023-09-20 16:16 EDT by Alex Mateo
Also: The Mimosa Confessions light novel series


Scholastic’s Graphix Imprint to Release New Unico: Awakening Manga on August 6, 2024

posted on 2023-09-20 17:02 EDT by Alex Mateo
Gurihiru, Samuel Sattin create manga based on Osamu Tezuka’s Unico series

Manga Planet Adds 6 One-Shot Titles from SOZO Comics

Sep 21st 2023


Azuki Adds Drifting Net Cafe, The Tenth Prism, 2 More Manga

posted on 2023-09-21 13:45 EDT by Alex Mateo
Also: Diary of My Daily Failures, A Tunnel of Spring Rain

Exclusive: Titan Comics Licenses Three Exorcism Siblings Manga

posted on 2023-09-22 12:00 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Company reveals artwork from manga

Masanori Morita’s Zashisu Manga Goes on Hiatus Until January

posted on 2023-09-24 00:56 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Suspense horror manga launched in December 2022


Haruhi Suzumiya Franchise Gets New Light Novel Volume, Concert Event

posted on 2023-09-24 03:00 EDT by Egan Loo
‘Legendary’ 2009 concert event brought back with cast on January 20, 2024


Kentaro Yabuki’s Ayakashi Triangle Manga Ends

posted on 2023-09-24 11:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Anime adaptation also airs final episode on Monday


Fluffy Paradise, Light Novel Vol. 1

by Rebecca Silverman, Sep 24th 2023

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Manga UP! Global Adds Kei Sanbe’s Reto the Protector, 2 More Manga

posted on 2023-09-25 02:20 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Goinda’s Naughty Secret, Even Monsters Like Fairytales also added


ANN Review - I Don’t Need a Happy Ending Manga

by Rebecca Silverman, Sep 25th 2023


Wataru Momose’s ‘Me and My Gangster Neighbour’ Manga Ends in 2 Chapters

posted on 2023-09-25 14:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga launched in December 2022


Mika Yamamori’s In the Clear Moonlit Dusk Manga Goes on Hiatus until Early 2024

posted on 2023-09-25 15:30 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Yamamori to recover from poor physical health


Renjuro Kindaichi’s N to S Manga Ends in 3 Chapters

posted on 2023-09-25 17:00 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Romantic comedy manga about student, teacher launched in 2018


Diamond in the Rough Manga Ends with 9th Volume

posted on 2023-09-25 18:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Manga entered final arc in May


GTO Creator Tohru Fujisawa Expresses Frustration at Kodansha

posted on 2023-09-25 18:45 EDT by Richard Eisenbeis

Renta! Announces October Manga Release Dates

Sep 26th 2023


Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Memoria Freese Manga Listed as Ending in 4th Volume

posted on 2023-09-26 13:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
4th volume of manga adaptation of smartphone game ships on November 25


Norifusa Mita’s Archimedes no Taisen Manga Ends

posted on 2023-09-26 14:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga about mathematician investigating warship construction launched in 2015


Tsukasa Monma, Tadataka Hosokawa Launch New Manga

posted on 2023-09-26 15:30 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Monma writes story, Hosokawa draws Rebellion manga


Hajime no Ippo: Fighting Spirit! Manga Now Available in English Via K MANGA

Sep 26, 2023 5:44 PM CDT
New chapters to be released weekly

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Exclusive: Dark Horse Licenses Captain Momo’s Secret Base Manga

posted on 2023-09-27 11:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
1st volume launches in English on May 15, 2024


Seven Seas Licenses Marriage to Kitsune-sama, Monster Cats Manga

posted on 2023-09-27 15:41 EDT by Alex Mateo
Also: Re-Living My Life with a Boyfriend Who Doesn’t Remember Me


K Manga Adds Hajime no Ippo Boxing Manga in English

posted on 2023-09-27 16:30 EDT by Alex Mateo
1st 87 chapters of long-running series launch on service


Manga Planet Redesigns Service Model, Launches Discount Campaign

Sep 27th 2023


Kingdom Manga Reaches 100 Million Copies in 17 Years

Sep 27, 2023 7:42 PM CDT
The latest 70th volume hits stores on November 17

Knights of Sidonia’s Tsutomu Nihei Launches New Manga on October 26

posted on 2023-09-29 02:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Tower Dungeon manga is “hack-and-slash fantasy”


Seven Seas Licenses Scarlet Beriko’s Nagahama To Be, Or Not To Be Manga as Part of Simulpub Release

posted on 2023-09-29 13:56 EDT by Alex Mateo
Manga gets simultaneous release in 11 countries on February 1 with print version launching in April