Comikey Announces Upcoming Catalog Additions and Partnership with Four More Publishers

COMIKEY MEDIA, a USA-based localization company is slated to start publishing nine new series over the next couple of months to their online comic reading platform, Comikey. On July 17, 2021, Comikey added Cursed Sword and Promise Cinderella to its collection of manga by publisher Shogakukan. The rest of the new comic additions are from four new publishers Comikey recently partnered with: Coamix, Compass, Manhuatai.com, and Shinchosha.

In August 2021, Comikey will start releasing Girl Crush from Shinchosha. Girl Crush is a K-pop themed manga about the friendship between two high school girls—Tenka Momose and Erian Satou—and their fun and heartwarming journey to become K-pop idols. Other series with August 2021 launches on Comikey will be Beneath the Mask from Compass and four series from Manhuatai.com: Adorable Spoiled Little Princess, My Prince Charming and his Daughter, Vengeful Young Master’s Sweetheart, and The Unbridled Genius Medic.

Record of Ragnarok from Coamix will have its Comikey premiere in October 2021.

VIZ Media Licenses the Record of Ragnarok Manga

VIZ Media has announced on Twitter that it will digitally launch Shinya Umemura, Ajichika, and Takumi Fukui’s Record of Ragnarok (Shūmatsu no Walküre) manga in English in Fall 2021. The company will ship physical copies of the manga in Spring 2022.

The story is described as:

7 million Years of Human Civilization is coming to an end…

Every 1000 years, all the Gods of the world gather in heaven to attend the “Conference of Mankind Survival.” All the Gods agree to bring an ultimate end to the mankind due to their past foolish acts but before the final verdict is made, Brunhild, the eldest of the 13 Valkyrie sisters make and objection.

“To spice things up, why don’t you test humans?”

Her proposal was to have God vs Humanity’s final struggle also known as the “Ragnarok,” where all the Gods from the world and champions from the entire human history enters 1 on 1 battle. The first team to win 7 battles out of 13 will be the winner.

It seems almost impossible for the humans to win against the Gods.

Although Gods sneer at them, Brunhild makes further provocation;

“Are you chickening out?”

That touches Gods’ nerves and they accept her proposal in anger.

Therefore, Brunhild and her sisters must choose 13 of the strongest champions throughout the human history.

Will humans surpass Gods and make an stop to the ultimate end?

The eschatological battles between heaven and earth finally begin.

The Record of Ragnarok manga launched in Comic Zenon magazine in November 2017.

Source: ANN

Record of Ragnarok Anime to Debut Worldwide on Netflix on June 17, 2021

The staff of the Record of Ragnarok (Shūmatsu no Walküre) anime has announced that Netflix will debut the anime exclusively worldwide on June 17, 2021.

Masao Ookubo is directing the series at Graphinica. Kazuyuki Fudeyasu is handling the series composition. Masaki Sato is designing the characters, and Yasuharu Takanashi is composing the music.

The story of Record of Ragnarok is described as:

7 million Years of Human Civilization is coming to an end…

Every 1000 years, all the Gods of the world gather in heaven to attend the “Conference of Mankind Survival.:
All the Gods agree to bring an ultimate end to the mankind due to their past foolish acts but before the final verdict is made, Brunhild, the eldest of the 13 Valkyrie sisters makes an objection.

“To spice things up, why don’t you test humans?”

Her proposal was to have God vs Humanity’s final struggle also known as the “Ragnarok,” where all the Gods from the world and champions from the entire human history enters 1 on 1 battle. The first team to win 7 battles out of 13 will be the winner.

It seems almost impossible for the humans to win against the Gods.
Although Gods sneer at them, Brunhild makes further provocation;

“Are you chickening out?”

That touches the Gods’ nerves and they accept her proposal in anger.

Therefore, Brunhild and her sisters must choose 13 of the strongest champions throughout the human history.

Will humans surpass Gods and make an stop to the ultimate end?

The eschatological battles between heaven and earth finally begin.

Source: ANN