April of 2019 marks the beginning of the third cour of Karakuri Circus, a TV anime based on the dark fantasy manga by Kazuhiro Fujita (Ushio and Tora), and the series is kicking off its latest arc with a dynamic new trailer featuring the new ending theme by BUMP OF CHICKEN. Hit the jump to check it out.
Tonikaku Cawaii, the latest manga from author Kenjiro Hata (Hayate the Combat Butler), is celebrating the Japanese release of its second volume with a special teaser video featuring the voice talents of Earphones, a vocal unit composed of Marika Kouno, Rie Takahashi, and Yuki Nagaku. Hit the jump to check it out.
After its release last Wednesday, the 24th issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday was immediately sold out at many stores in Japan mainly due to the launch of Zero no Tea Time, a new spin-off mamga to Gosho Aoyama's Detective Conan series. For those who couldn't get the issue, the magazine has decided to offer its contents online for free for a limited time of three days. Hit the jump for more details.
As reported, Kotoyama's comedy manga Dagashi Kashi ended its four-year serialization in this year's 20th issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday released today. At the same time, it was announced that the 3,042-yen limited edition of its final 11th volume will come with a special figure of one of its main heroines, Hotaru Shidare, supervised by the manga author. Hit the jump for more details.
This year's 17th issue of Weekly Shonen Sunday is officially released in Japan today on March 20. In the latest issue, it is confirmed that Kotoyama's comedy manga Dagashi Kashi will end its four-year serialization with three more chapters. It means that the manga's final chapter is expected to be published in the magazine's 20th issue to be released on April 11. Hit the jump for more details.
Manga artist Kenjiro Hata's work is no stranger to the pages of Shogakukan's Weekly Shōnen Sunday manga magazine, and now the author of Hayate the Combat Butler is kicking off a new series entitled Tonikaku Cawaii with a special two chapter debut in the 12th issue of the 2018 volume of Weekly Shōnen Sunday, which is published in Japan on February 14, 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.
To promote Shogakukan's newly-launched open competition for original web manga works, the 1st Sunday Webry New Face Award, 42-year-old manga artist Kenjiro Hata provided a two-minute fast forward drawing video of Nagi Sanzenin, the female protagonist of his Hayate the Combat Butler series. He serves as judge for the award. Check out his drawing techniques after the jump.
The last 369th chapter of Shinobu Otaka's fantasy action adventure manga Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic was published in the latest 46th issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday released today on October 11 in Japan, finally ending its eight-year serialization in the magazine. Read the message from the author to the fans after the jump!
The Premium Bandai website is now accepting pre-orders for an S.H.Figuarts toy of Ryoga Hibiki, the perennially lost and eternally lovelorn rival character from Rumiko Takahashi's classic martial arts rom-com manga and anime, Ranma 1/2. Hit the jump to learn more.
Get ready to say good-bye to Hayate, Nagi, and the rest... the Hayate the Combat Butler manga is entering its final chapter in Weekly Shonen Sunday starting this week. Hit the jump to find out more/
Keijo!!!!!!!!, an upcoming TV anime adaptation based on an aquatic women's sports manga by Daichi Sorayomi that's so intense that it requires 8 exclamation points, has recently released an official statement on social media addressing concerns that its chief purpose is primarily an erotic one. Hit the jump to learn more.