This year’s 23rd issue of Kodansha’s Evening magazine has announced that Yukito Kishiro’s Battle Angel Alita: Mars Chronicle (Gunnm: Kasei Senki) manga series is taking a two-month break. The manga will return in the magazine’s fourth 2020 issue on January 28, 2020.
The manga recently returned from a one month break from September 3 to October 8, 2019. The chapter that Kishiro serialized on August 27, 2019 also had a reduced page count due to his illness.
Kodansha Comics began releasing Battle Angel Alita: Mars Chronicle in English in February 2018. The company published the sixth volume on April 30, 2019. Kishiro launched the manga in Kodansha’s Evening magazine in April 2014, and Kodansha published the manga’s sixth volume in Japan in November 2018.