The official Twitter account for Houbunsha's Manga Time Kirara magazines announced today that the Gakkou Gurashi!/School-Live! moe-survival manga series will have 2 million copies in print as of the release of its next 9th tankobon volume on March 11. The news will be also announced on the wraparound jacket band for the volume.
The manga is created by Nitroplus' Norimitsu Kaihou (story) and Sadoru Chiba (art), and has been serialized in Houbunsha's Manga Time Kirara Forward since its July 2012 issue. The story in the 9th volume will continue to the next chapter in the magazine's May 2017 issue to be released on March 24.
Its TV anime adaptation produced by Lerche was aired for 12 episodes from July to September 2015, and the manga series printed 1.2 million copies in Japan by the end of the TV anime's on-air.
【祝！累計200万部突破！】きららフォワードの大人気作『がっこうぐらし！』、3月11日発売の最新コミックス９巻の書影が公開されました!! 既刊にも毎月重版がかかり続け、なんとこの９巻までで累計200万部突破!! ９巻の続きは５月号に掲載予定ですのであわせてお楽しみ下さい！(P) pic.twitter.com/G0ZP3aoMam— まんがタイムきらら編集部 (@mangatimekirara) 2017年2月22日
きららフォワード３月号の『がっこうぐらし！』は第54話「いのち」！武闘派の襲撃に端を発した混乱の中、ゆきとくるみの邂逅が果たされた一方で、暴走するタカヒトにボウガンを向けられたみーくんの安否は……!? そして待望の最新コミックス９巻、3月11日(土)発売決定です!!(P) pic.twitter.com/PGHPQmeaVw— まんがタイムきらら編集部 (@mangatimekirara) January 24, 2017
Tankobon 1st and 2nd volumes
3rd and 4th
5th and 6th
7th and 8th
© Nitroplus/Norimitsu Kaihou, Sadoru Chiba, Houbunsha