Ken Wakui’s acclaimed Tokyo Revengers manga is lastly getting an English bodily launch.
The favored shonen manga collection a few time touring delinquent was beforehand solely out there in English through a digital launch from writer Kodansha. Seven Seas Entertainment introduced that they’ll start releasing print editions of Tokyo Revengers with a brand new omnibus that collects the primary two volumes of the collection right into a single outsized paperback with redone lettering. A restricted version variant of the gathering may even be launched completely to Barnes and Noble shops, which can characteristic a variant cowl and a double-sided fold out poster. The gathering can be launched in the USA and Canada in Might 2022 for $22.99 USD / $28.99 CAN.
Followers who would nonetheless desire to maintain up with the collection digitally can achieve this on the INKR digital manga platform, which not too long ago introduced that it partnered with Kodansha to supply a number of of the writer’s hottest titles, together with Tokyo Revengers, on its service. Along with Kodansha, INKR has partnered with numerous different comedian e-book and manga publishers from all over the world, together with Picture Comics, Kuaikan and Tokyo Pop. INKR customers should buy a month-to-month subscription that provides them limitless entry to the service’s library of manga, manhwa and different comics, or they’ll buy particular person chapters and points of every collection for a small price.
Tokyo Revengers was initially printed in 2017, and in 4 quick years it has managed to turn into one of many best-selling manga collection of the final decade, with over 40 million copies in circulation worldwide. An anime adaptation of the collection aired its 24-episode first season earlier this 12 months. The anime collection was produced by Liden Movies, the animation studio that additionally produced the anime adaptation of The Heroic Legend of Arslan and Cells At Work! Code Black. The anime could be streamed from Crunchyroll.
The collection was additionally tailored right into a Japanese live-action movie, which was additionally launched in 2021 and has turn into the very best grossing live-action movie in Japan for the 12 months. The film outperformed greater price range American blockbusters comparable to Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings and Quick 9: The Quick Saga in its dwelling area. The film stars actor Takumi Kitamura as its central protagonist, the time displaced Takemichi. Kitamura may even play one other well-known anime delinquent in Netflix’s upcoming live-action adaptation of the basic shonen manga Yu Yu Hakusho, which is at the moment scheduled to premiere in Dec. 2023.
Supply: Seven Seas Entertainment