This year’s 38th issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Young Jump magazine has announced that Takehiko Inoue will resume his REAL wheelchair basketball manga in the magazine’s next issue on August 29, 2019.
Inoue launched the manga in 2000 as an irregular serialization, and the manga has been on hiatus since late 2014. VIZ Media publishes REAL in English.
The manga won an Excellence Award at the 5th Japan Media Arts Festival Awards in 2001. As of 2013, the manga had 14 million copies in print.