KiraKira Media Inc.’s digital manga service Azuki has announced that it will add Cédric Biscay, Harumo Sanazaki, and Daitaro Nishihara’s Blitz manga from ABLAZE Publishing on November 9, 2022.
The manga is described as:
Tom, a young high school student, has a crush on his classmate Harmony. When he learns about her passion for chess, Tom quickly decides to sign up for the school’s chess club. But he doesn’t even know the rules. To impress Harmony, he is left with no choice: he must learn quickly and train seriously.
Soon Tom discovers the existence of Garry Kasparov, the greatest player in the history of chess. He stumbles upon a virtual reality machine that promises to help him analyze the most legendary matches of the master.
In an unexpected twist of event, Tom soon is granted access to the highest echelons of the chess world.
Blitz launched on Shueisha’s Shonen Jump+ website in April 2020.