This year’s combined 22nd and 23rd issues of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine has revealed that the magazine will launch for new manga in the next four issues.
The magazine confirmed that the Samurai 8: The Tale of Hachimaru (Samurai 8: Hachimaruden) manga by Naruto manga creator Masashi Kishimoto and manga artist Akira Ōkubo will officially debut in the magazine’s 24th issue on May 13, 2019. The manga will be the first new serialization in the magazine in the new Reiwa era. A four-page “preview” of the manga debuted in the combined 22nd and 23rd issues, and VIZ Media published the preview. VIZ will also publish the main manga digitally in English.
The other three new serializations are:
- Kentarō Fukuda’s Futari no Taisei in issue 25 on May 20, 2019
- Kento Terasaka’s Beast Children in issue 26 on May 27, 2019
- Yūki Tanaka and Kento Matsuura’s Tokyo Shinobi Squad in issue 27 on June 3, 2019