The contents of manga magazine Shonen Jump are changing again. "Fresh, all-species directed 'full-on' love comedy" Love Rush! by Ryôhei Yamamoto (E-Robot), which started in both the Japanese and English editions on August 22nd, ended this week. Mitsutoshi Shimabukuro's 2008 food-battle manga Toriko ends next week. Demon's Plan by Yoshimichi Okamoto is joining next week with soccer manga Ore Golazo by Takamasa Moue in the following week. More after the jump.
An early look at next week's issue of Shonen Jump's issue 50 reveals that the manga magazine is shuffling its line-up yet again. Not only is Toriko wrapping up in issue 51, "fresh, all-species directed 'full-on love comedy" Love Rush! by Ryôhei Yamamoto (E-Robot), which started in both the Japanese and English editions on August 22nd, ends in issue 50. More after the jump.
It announced that the manga is wrapping up. It announced that there's a live-action movie in the works. It announced that the anime is returning. Now, Gintama is preparing for ANOTHER big announcement. An early look at next week's issue of Shonen Jump has revealed that the news is coming in the following week's issue 48. More after the jump.
July 20th saw the debut of Shonen Jump Giga, a revamped version of what was Jump NEXT (and before that Akamaru Jump), a magazine collecting spin-off and special works by the mainstay Jump creators, along with stories by fresh creators. With the new issue 4, Jump is teasing the next evolution. More after the jump.
According to the newest Oricon sales report, the 23rd volume of Haruichi Furudate's sport manga Haikyu!!, released on October 4 in Japan, sold 478,598 copies in its first week, becoming the top-selling manga tankobon of the week ended October 9. Hit the jump for more details.
At San Diego Comic Con, anime/manga distributor VIZ Media announced a collaboration with Rooster Teeth to publish books based on their animated action series RWBY. Now, this weekend at New York Comic Con, they have announced some of those plans with news that Shirow Miwa's (Dogs: Bullets & Carnage) Ultra Jump prequel will be running in the English edition of Shonen Jump. More after the jump.