VIZ Media and MANGA Plus Are Publishing the Sakamoto Days Manga in English

VIZ Media and MANGA Plus published the first chapter of Yūto Suzuki’s Sakamoto Days manga on November 21, 2020. The second chapter launches on November 29, 2020.

MANGA Plus describes the manga:

Taro Sakamoto was the ultimate assassin, feared by villains and admired by hitmen. But one day… he fell in love. Retirement, marriage, fatherhood and then… Sakamoto gained weight. The chubby guy who runs the neighborhood store is actually a former legendary hitman. Can he protect his family from danger? Get ready to experience a new kind of action comedy series.

Suzuki launched the manga in the 51st issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine on November 21, 2020. Suzuki also published a one-shot titled “Sakamoto” in Jump Giga in December 2019.

Source: ANN

VIZ Media and MANGA Plus Publish Mitsutoshi Shimabukuro’s Build King Manga

VIZ Media and MANGA Plus published the first chapter of Mitsutoshi Shimabukuro’s Build King manga in English on November 16, 2020. The second chapter launches on November 20, 2020.

The story of Build King is described as:

Tonkachi and Renge live on mysterious Hammer Island, a place where no human should be able to survive. The two are carpenters who build houses for the island’s inhabitants, but what are their special powers? And what are their dreams? Construction soon begins on this megabuild of a battle fantasy story!

Shimabukuro launched the “architecture battle” manga in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine’s 50th issue on November 16, 2020.

Shimabukuro published a one-shot titled “Build King” in Weekly Shonen Jump in April 2018. VIZ Media published the one-shot in English.

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MANGA Plus Posts Akira Amano’s Ron Kamonohashi: Deranged Detective Manga in English

MANGA Plus has released Akira Amano’s Ron Kamonohashi: Deranged Detective (Kamonohashi Ron no Kindan Suiri) manga in English. The service will release the next chapter on October 17, 2020.

MANGA Plus describes the manga as:

This unusual duo brings the hidden truth into the light! Ron Kamonohashi, a private investigator with serious issues, and Totomaru [Isshik]i, a pure-hearted but dim police detective, team up to solve the most baffling mysteries. A thrilling detective story for a new generation from Akira Amano, creator of Reborn! and Ēldlive.

Shueisha’s Shonen Jump+ website launched the manga on October 11, 2020.

Source: ANN

VIZ Media and MANGA Plus Publish The Promised Neverland and Demon Slayer Bonus Chapters in English

Both VIZ Media’s Shonen Jump service and Shueisha’s MANGA Plus service released bonus chapters of Kaiu Shirai and Posuka Demizu’s The Promised Neverland manga and Koyoharu Gotouge’s Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga on October 4, 2020.

The Promised Neverland‘s “Chapter 181.1” bonus chapter is titled “Special Side Story: The First Shot” and focuses on Ray. Shirai and Demizu launched The Promised Neverland manga in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in August 2016, and ended it on June 15, 2020.

The Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba‘s “Chapter 205.1” bonus chapter is titled “Special One-Shot” and centers on Rengoku’s first mission. Gotouge launched the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga in 2016 and ended it on May 18, 2020.

Source: ANN

VIZ Media and MANGA Plus Add the High School Family: Kōkōsei Kazoku and Our Blood Oath Manga

Both VIZ Media’s Shonen Jump service and Shueisha’s MANGA Plus service released the first two chapters of Ryō Nakama’s High School Family: Kōkōsei Kazoku manga on September 6, 2020, and the third chapter on September 13, 2020. They also released the first chapter of Kazu Kakazu’s Our Blood Oath (Bokura no Ketsumei) manga on September 13, 2020. A new chapter of both manga will debut on September 18, 2020.

MANGA Plus describes High School Family: Kōkōsei Kazoku as:

Spring is in the air, and Kotaro is about to begin his first year of high school. He’s full of hope and anticipation of a wonderful life at his new school, only to have his dreams crushed by… his family? Isobe Isobee Monogatari ~ Ukiyo wa Tsuraiyo creator Ryō Nakama’s latest series combines family and school life gags, making it feel familiar but also fresh and new. This new genre of comedy will be sure to make the grade.

Ryō Nakama launched the manga in the 40th issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine on September 7, 2020.

MANGA Plus describes Our Blood Oath as:

Last year’s acclaimed one-shot that graced the pages of Weekly Shonen Jump returns as a brand new series. Kazu Kakazu’s elegantly drawn tale of vampire siblings and the oath that binds them now begins.

Kazu Kakazu launched the manga in the 41st issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine on September 14, 2020. Kakazu published a one-shot in Weekly Shonen Jump in November 2019 titled Seiyaku no Aka (Red Pledge).

Source: ANN

MANGA Plus Adds the Hokkaido Gals Are Super Adorable! Manga

Shueisha’s MANGA Plus website has added Kai Ikada’s Hokkaido Gals Are Super Adorable! (Dosanko Gal wa Namaramenkoi) manga. The first two chapters as well as chapter 0 are available on the website, and the series is available to read for free. The third chapter will launch on September 8, 2020.

The website describes the story as:

High school boy Tsubasa moves to Kitami City up in Hokkaido, where he meets a “gal” at a bus stop. The sight of her standing alone against the white snowscape, bare-legged despite the freezing cold, captures his heart.

Ikada launched the Hokkaido Gals Are Super Adorable! manga on Shueisha’s Shonen Jump+ app in September 2019.

Source: ANN

MANGA Plus and VIZ Media Both Release the Phantom Seer Manga in English

VIZ Media, as well as Shueisha’s MANGA Plus service, have released the first chapter of Tōgo Gotō and Kento Matsuura’s Phantom Seer (Honomieru Shōnen) manga in English. The second chapter will be released on September 6, 2020.

MANGA Plus describes the series as:

If something strange and mysterious occurs, you should go to him. They say he has psychic powers, but convincing him to actually help deal with fierce phantoms may be a challenge. A Gold Future Cup winner, this spine-tingling, horror one-shot now returns as a full series!

Gotō and Matsuura published a one-shot manga of the same name in Jump Giga in 2017, and in Weekly Shonen Jump in September 2018.

Source: ANN

MANGA Plus Adds the Excuse me dentist, it’s touching me! Manga in English

Shueisha’s MANGA Plus website has added Sho Yamazaki’s Excuse me dentist, it’s touching me! (Haisha-san, Atattemasu!) manga. The first two chapters are available on the website and the series is available to read for free. The third chapter will be released on September 4, 2020. The manga launched on Shonen Jump+ on May 16, 2020.

MANGA Plus describes the series:

A human drama between a villany-faced yakuza and a dominant dentist! Give it a read and maybe your “wall” will be broken down…?!

Source: ANN

MANGA Plus Service Adds the World’s end harem ~Britannia Lumiére~ Manga

Shueisha’s MANGA Plus website added Kira Etō’s World’s End Harem ~Britannia Lumiére~ (Shūmatsu no Harem: Britannia Lumiere) manga, the third spin-off series of LINK and Kotaro Shono’s World’s End Harem (Shūmatsu no Harem) manga, on August 20, 2020. The first three chapters are available on the website and the series is available to read for free. The first 11 chapters of the manga are also available in Japanese on Shueisha’s Shonen Jump+ service.

LINK and Kotaro Shono announced the spin-off manga series on May 12, 2020, and the manga launched on Shonen Jump+ on June 26, 2020.

MANGA Plus describes the series as:

High school girl Eri has a strong and pure heart. One day, she is suddenly summoned to another world, “Britannia” where only men exist. To save this world as the “goddess of light”, a harsh battle begins in this world full of men!

The original World’s End Harem manga launched in May 2016 on the Shonen Jump+ website and app.

Source: ANN

VIZ Media and Shueisha Publish The Promised Neverland Creators’ One-Shot Manga in English

VIZ Media and Shueisha both published the new one-shot manga “Spirit Photographer Saburo Kono” (“Shinrei Shashinshi Kōno Saburō”) in English on their respective Shonen Jump and MANGA Plus services on August 17, 2020. The Promised Neverland creators Kaiu Shirai and Posuka Demizu created the manga, which appeared in the combined 36th and 37th issue Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in Japan on August 11, 2020.

The one-shot is 45 pages long and focuses on a photographer documenting a supernatural event inside an apartment.

Source: ANN