Udon Entertainment to Publish The Rose of Versailles Episodes Manga

Udon Entertainment announced at the San Diego Comic-Con virtual event that it will release Riyoko Ikeda’s The Rose of Versailles Episodes manga as a two-volume omnibus series in late Spring 2022.

The manga is described as:

More than 25 years after she finished the original series, Riyoko Ikeda-sensei started a new serialization in 2013 with stories focusing on various side characters that are happening in a parallel timeline as the original comics. This gives the readers a much more in-depth look at characters like Andre, Alan, Gerodelle, and Rosalie.

Ikeda published the first 16-page Rose of Versailles Episode one shot in Shueisha’s Margaret magazine in 2013, 40 years after the end of the original series. She then continued penning The Rose of Versailles short stories for Margaret. The 11th volume, the first volume for the series in four decades, shipped in 2014 with a compilation of the first four “episodes.” The 14th volume shipped in 2018 and confirmed that it was the last compiled volume for the “episodes” series.

Source: ANN

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