It is confirmed today that a 23-page one-shot story of Naoshi Komi's love-comedy manga Nisekoi will be published in Weekly Shonen Jump's next third issue of 2019 to be released in Japan on December 17, 2018. It is a part of the promotional campaign for the manga's upcoming live-action film adaptation. The manga was serialized in the magazine from 2011 to 2016, and two years have been passed since its conclusion.
In addition, Weekly Shonen Jump's current 2nd issue include a "nise (fake)" cover image featuring the live-action film's main cast, including 24-year-old Kento Nakajima (boy idol group Sexy Zone member) as the male protagonist Raku Ichijo and 21-year-old Ayami Nakajo (Anonymous Noise) as the main heroine Chitoge Kirisaki.
"This cover is fiction."
Hayato Kawai (Kurosaki-kun no Iinari ni Nante Naranai)-directed film will open on December 21.
© 2018 Movie "Nisekoi" Production Committee
© Naoshi Komi/Shueisha