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Horror Series ‘Boogiepop’ is Getting a New Anime & 2 New Manga

Urban horror series Boogiepop Phantom and Others (Boogiepop wa Warawanai) is getting a new TV anime to celebrate the light novel’s 20th anniversary! The project was revealed at the “Dengeki Bunko 25th Anniversary & New Work Unveiling Stage” event. Author Kouhei Kadono and illustrator Kouji Ogata launched the light novel series in 1998. The series follows an urban […]

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‘Bungo Stray Dogs: Dead Apple’ Anime Movie Gets a Manga Adaptation

Kadokawa’s Young Ace Up revealed that mangaka Ganjii is adapting the Bungo Stray Dogs: Dead Apple anime movie into a manga. Serialization will begin on the Young Ace Up website on March 9th. 【新連載告知!】3月以降の新連載をご紹介します! 「文豪ストレイドッグス DEAD APPLE」「フェイト/育ステラ」「祖母の髪を切った日」「ヘテロゲニアリンギスティコ ~異種族言語学入門~」「異世界落語」「高貴に戦え!? せんじゅーし」の6本です٩( ‘ω’ )و — ヤングエースUP公式 (@youngace_up) February 28, 2018 Bungo Stray Dogs: Dead Apple is an original story written by Yoji Enokido in […]

A ‘Star Wars’ Princess Leia Manga is Being Produced by LINE

Star Wars has a huge and dedicated following in Japan – eagle-eyed viewers can also see the influence Akira Kurosawa had on George Lucas during the original trilogy’s production. That fandom is about to get a manga adaptation of Claudia Gray’s Leia, Princess of Alderaan young-adult novel. Haruichi is in charge of drawing the manga. LINE begins free […]

Hit Yaoi Manga ‘Doukyusei -Classmates-‘ Gets a New Series

Asumiko Nakamura is continuing her hit Doukyusei -Classmates- series with an all-new sequel. Blanc is the latest entry in the yaoi series that follows the lives of Rihito Sajo and Hikaru Kusakabe. The sequel follows Kusakabe working to achieve his musical ambitions while Sajo is studying in university. Despite their close bond, the two live their lives separately. […]

Relive Your Childhood with an All-New ‘Zoids’ Anime

Zoids is a making a comeback with an all-new Zoids Wild multimedia project. It’s the franchise’s newest line since 2005’s Zoids Genesis. The mecha-beast series is based on Takara Tomy’s line of model kits. Zoids Wild will consist of a summer 2017 TV anime series, a manga that will launch in April, a new model kit line that will debut in June, […]

Teenager Makes Manga Debut With a Age-Gap Romance Series

The newest big name in manga can come from the most unlikely places. Manga app Comico announced that’ll debut a series of high school mangaka Kishiwo, who won the 2016 National Student Championship manga contest. Their debut work is Namae no Nai Kyouri (Distance Without a Name), which is a romantic-drama between an emotionally scarred woman in […]

Age Gap Romance ‘After the Rain’ Manga Ends in 2 Chapters

Jun Mayuzuki’s age-gap romance After the Rain (Koi wa Ameagari no youni) manga is ending in two chapters. The manga’s ending will be published in issue 14 of Big Comic Spirits. After the Rain has been a hit for Miayuzuki since its debut in Monthly Big Comic Spirits in 2014 – there are 1.75 million copies in print. The story focuses […]

‘Btooom!’ Manga Will Get a Rare Light & Dark Ending This July

Junya Inoue’s Btooom! manga is getting a unique gimmick for its final volume – there will be two different endings! Two versions of volume 26 will ship this July: a “light” ending culminating in the Friendship Arc and a “dark” ending culminating in the Truth Arc. The light end is currently being serialized in Monthly Comic @Bunch and […]

Manga Meltdown: Today 6 Series Announce They’re Ending

Today has been a little rough for manga fans because at least six different series have announced that they will be ending soon. This biggest announcement is ReLIFE, which will end this March! Here are the other manga that had their end dates announced:   ReLIFE Mangaka Yayoiso announced that she will end ReLIFE with its 222nd chapter, […]

‘Tokyo Ghoul:re’ Manga is Entering its Final Arc

Sui Ishida is preparing to write the final arc for Tokyo Ghoul:re. A wrap-around jacket for volume 14 reads “The evolving dark fantasy is rushing towards its ultimate final arc!.” Ishida or Shueisha hasn’t said if this arc will lead to a third series or conclude Tokyo Ghoul. Tokyo Ghoul:re is a sequel series to Tokyo Ghoul and it […]