"Hunter x Hunter" Hiatus and Title Turnover Affect "Shonen Jump" Line-up

September is shaping up to be a lively month

September is shaping up to be a lively month for Shonen Jump's schedule. Kuroko's Basketball is confirmed to be gone as of September 1st's issue 40.


Expect volume 30 to be released in December, along with an announcement in Jump Next.


Line-up for the issue includes:

Shokugeki no Souma
Hinomaru Zumou
Brain Breaker (C)
One Piece
Ansatsu Kyoushitsu
Boku no Hero Acamedia
Haikyuu!! (C)
Isobe 1
World Trigger
Saiki Kusuo no Sainan is GOD
Kuroko no Basuke (C·END)
Mitsukubi Condor
Illegal Rare
Isobe 2

Nurarihyon no Mago author Hiroshi Shiibashi's 2014 vampire series Illegal Rare looks like it could be leaving in the following issue.


Meanwhile Hunter x Hunter's hiatus is extended at least through issue 41 as author Yoshihiro Togashi continues to battle back problems.


Ready to join are Sporting Salt by Kubota Yuuto, a one-shot of which ran in March 2013


and Ippei Goto's Hi Fi Cluster, a one-shot of which ran this May.

 Expect the new manga series to get at least a trial run in Viz's English language Shonen Jump.

Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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