This week's July 21st edition of Viz's English Weekly Shonen Jump features the announcement that the digital manga magazine's next issue will carry Shikigami Twilight Days, the supernatural one-shot by Psyren author Toshiaki Iwashiro. More after the jump.
The official site for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom manga serialized in Shueisha's Shonen Jump announced today on July 14 that it will premiere in Fuji TV's Friday midnight block in January 2015. Hit the jump for more.
It is officially announced today on July 8 that Toei Animation (Dragon Ball, One Piece, PreCure) is now working on the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Daisuke Ashihara's sci-fi action manga World Trigger. The company today launches a teaser site for the TV anime project. Hit the jump for more.
The official Twitter of the US Shonen Jump broke the news that Junko Takeuchi, the Japanese voice of Naruto, will be at this year's San Diego Comic-Con as part of Shonen Jump's Naruto panel. Read on for more.
It is officially announced today on June 30 that a TV anime adaptation and live-action film adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom are in the works. The news is revealed on the 31st issue of Shueisha's Shonen Jump published today in Japan. Hit the jump for more information.
In commemoration of the release of the 6th tankobon volume, Shonen Jump's official YouTube channel today posted a two-minute promotional video for Daisuke Ashihara's sci-fi action manga World Trigger. The manga is also featured on the cover of the latest issue of the magazine. Check the clip and the cover illustration after the jump.
Shueisha's Shonen Jump official site announces today on May 28 that Eiichiro Oda's One Piece manga will not appear in the upcoming 28th issue (June 9 release) and 29th (June 16), because the author needs to have a surgery to remove his tonsils. Hit the jump for more details.
Getting in on some of Shonen Jump 45th anniversary fun from J-Stars Victory VS. fun, Yahoo! Japan launched a special event site featuring weekly reader polls, wallpapers dedicated to the three pillars of Shonen Jump (friendship, effort and victory), product information and crossover movies. Get a look after the jump.
The 15th volume of Shueisha's Shonen Jump, which was officially published in Japan on March 10, has started a new readers contribution project, the 1st "Assassin Wanted!." The readers can send their own ideas for assassins who can actually kill Korosensei in Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoshitsu/Assassination Classroom manga. Hit the jump for more details.
On March 14th, the J-World Tokyo theme park, based on the stories and characters featured in the Jump series of manga periodicals, will reveal its newest additions and improvements, including new areas based on series “Kuroko no Basuke”, “Gintama”, and “The Prince of Tennis”. Read on for full details courtesy of YATTAR JAPAN!