The January 2019 issue of Kodansha’s Shonen Magazine Edge has published the last chapter of Ren Kawahara’s Ao-chan Can’t Study! (Midara na Ao-chan wa Benkyō ga Dekinai) manga. Kawahara will launch a sequel manga in the magazine’s next issue on January 17, 2019 that focuses on a “slightly more grown-up” Ao-chan.
Kawahara launched the manga in Kodansha’s Shonen Magazine Edge in October 2015. Kodansha published the manga’s seventh compiled book volume on September 14, 2018. Kodansha Comics released the second volume digitally in English on November 27, 2018, and has scheduled the third volume for December 25, 2018.