Digital manga subscription service Azuki will exclusively release Gloomy Bear: Apocalyptic Love, a new manga with story by NAZ and art and adaptation by Masato Fujisaki, featuring Mori Chack’s popular character Gloomy Bear. The one shot manga will be available to read in English on Azuki’s website and via the Azuki app for iOS and Android on April 4, 2023. Azuki describes the story:

A young man and woman have kept keychains as mementos of each other, even after they drifted apart. But one day, when they find themselves under attack by zombies, the keychains come to life to protect them. Can Gloomy Bear and All-Purpose Bunny defeat the zombies and bring the two back together?

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