VIZ Media’s digital Weekly Shonen Jump magazine has announced that it will debut Takuma Yokota’s Welcome to Shika High’s Competitive Dance Club (Sesuji wo Pin! to ~Shikakō Kyōgi Dance-bu e Yōkoso~) on May 11, 2015 as part of its “Jump Start” initiative. In addition, VIZ Media will debut Kentarō Fukuda’s Devilyman in a later issue.
Welcome to Shika High’s Competitive Dance Club will begin on the same day in Japan, while Devilyman will begin on May 25, 2015.
VIZ Media launched a “Jump Start” initiative in North America in September 2014. Under this initiative, VIZ’s digital English version of Weekly Shonen Jump will run the first three chapters of “almost every single” new series that debuts in Shueisha’s original Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in Japan.