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    Monday September 11, 2017
  • Osamu Akimoto's "KochiKame" Manga's New Chapter to be Published This Saturday

    40-year-old series has printed over 150 million copies in Japan

    It was announced in the latest 42nd issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump released today that a new chapter of Osamu Akimoto's comedy manga series Kochira Katsushika-ku Kameari Kouen Mae Hashutsujo, KochiKame for short, will be published in the magazine's next 43rd issue to be released this Saturday, September 16. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Saturday April 1, 2017
  • tl;dr - Readers Rate the Manga They Gave up On

    Which manga kept going too long for the fans?

    How long is too long? Japanese fans rank the manga they gave up on because they never seemed to stop. Some started back in the 1970s, some are approaching 200 volumes, and there's even a Guinness Record holder in the mix! Hit the jump to see if you agree with the results!

  • Thursday September 22, 2016
  • Latest Weekly Shonen Jump with "KochiKame" Final Chapter Almost Sold Out

    Currently no plans for reprint

    Shueisha has confirmed that the latest 42nd issue of its Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is already almost sold out at Japanese stores. The issue released last Saturday in Japan includes the final chapter of Osamu Akimoto's long-running comedy manga series Kochira Katsushika-ku Kameari Kouen Mae Hashutsujo. Hit the jump for more details.