The official Twitter account for Daisuke Ashihara’s World Trigger manga has announced that the manga will not appear in Jump SQ.‘s March 2021 issue on February 4, 2021, due to the author’s “sudden illness.” The account confirmed that Ashihara’s illness is not COVID-19, and added that Ashihara is currently recovering. The manga should return in the magazine’s April 2021 issue on March 4, 2021.
Ashihara debuted World Trigger in Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in 2013. The manga went on hiatus in November 2016 due to Ashihara’s poor physical health, and returned in the magazine in October 2018 for five issues before moving to Shueisha’s Jump SQ. magazine in December 2018.