The June 2018 issue of Akita Shoten’s Monthly Shōnen Champion magazine has announced that Tetsuhiro Hirakawa and Shingo Honda will both draw one-shot manga for a new “Crows Respect” tribute project to Hiroshi Takahashi’s Crows manga.
Shingo Honda’s “Sono Otoko, SAiKO ni Tsuki” (That Man, Due to SAiKO) will focus on a certain male delinquent who uses the SAiKO app. The one-shot is a crossover with Honda’s Saiko manga.
Hirakawa’s “Nakidokuro” one-shot will center on a middle-school student who admires the Busō Sensen group but battles Suzuran High School for the sake of his friend.
Takahashi’s Crows manga ran for 26 volumes, and Digital Manga Publishing partially published its sequel manga Worst in English.
The most recent issue of Akita Shoten’s Monthly Shōnen Champion magazine has announced that Shingo Honda’s Saiko Kuro manga is ending on February 6, 2018.
Honda launched the manga in Monthly Shōnen Champion in September 2017. The Saiko Shiro spin-off manga debuted on the LINE Manga app on December 6, 2017.
The November 2017 issue of Akita Shoten’s Monthly Shōnen Champion magazine has announced that the planned spin-off of Shingo Honda’s Saiko Kuro manga is titled Saiko Shiro. The manga will debut on the LINE Manga app on December 6, 2017.
The manga focuses on an app called “SAiKO” that is popular with girls. The app has a female AI that answers questions to the best of its ability, including how to put on makeup and relationship advice. While at first, the users of the app seem to be happy, danger soon comes to them.
Honda launched the manga in Monthly Shōnen Champion on September 6, 2017.
The June 2017 issue of Akita Shoten’s Monthly Shōnen Champion magazine has published the final chapter of Shingo Honda’s Hakaijū manga. The chapter features a colored illustration for the cover of the magazine and colored opening pages.
Honda launched Hakaijū in Akita Shoten’s Monthly Shōnen Champion magazine in 2010. Akita Shoten published the 20th compiled volume on March 8, 2017.
The same issue also announced that Honda is launching a new series in the October 2017 issue on September 6, 2017. The series will be titled Saiko.