Author: Gabriel Persechino-Forest Published: July 7th, 2018
New Manga Series Starting
- Code Vein: Memory Echoes: A manga spin-off of the game Code Vein that will be handled by Kotoni Shiroishi.
- Ikkitousen Gaiden: Spin-off manga of Ikki Tousen with a yet uncertain release time frame.
- Yosuga Scenario: New manga recently launched by Makoto Sanda and Chu Kawasaki with a story about a boy afraid of fictional stories who meets a game writer that helps him with his social issues.
Manga Ending Report
- Gravity Rush 2: The manga adaptation of the game will end on July 27.
- Libra of the New Era: Yuuki Iinuma’s manga had its last chapter published on May 25.
- Recovery of an MMO Junkie: Rin Kokuyo’s manga will end; it is claimed, due to the artist’s health issues.
New Western Licenses
Kodansha Comics has licensed 5 new series:
- I’m Standing on a Million Lives (July 3)
- Is Kichijoji the Only Place to Live (July 24)
- Kakafukaka (July 17)
- The Prince’s Romance Gambit (July 31)
- Tokyo Alice (July 10)
Seven Seas also announced that it has licensed Shimanami Tasogare and the first volume is due for May 7 of 2019.