Anime News Network is reporting that VIZ Media will release the first volume of Minoji Kurata’s Assassin’s Creed: Blade of Shao Jun manga, based on Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed game series, on February 16, 2021.
Ubisoft’s official website for the Assassin’s Creed series in the United Kingdom stated in June 2020 that the manga would launch in the United States, the United Kingdom, China, Germany, Spain, Italy, and Southeast Asia in Fall 2020. Mana Books published the manga’s first volume in France on June 11, 2020. Shogakukan Asia licensed the manga in Southeast Asia and published the manga’s first volume in English in August 2020.
Kurata launched the manga digitally as Assassin’s Creed: China in Shogakukan’s Sunday GX magazine in October 2019.