Seven Seas Acquires Print License for Ken Wakui's Tokyo Revengers Manga

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posted connected 2021-11-24 18:50 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins

Company to merchandise manga successful omnibus editions starting successful May 2022

Seven Seas Entertainment announced connected Wednesday that it has licensed Ken Wakui's Tokyo Revengers manga for people distribution. The institution volition merchandise the manga successful 2-in-1 omnibus paperback editions.

Barnes & Noble is taking pre-orders for an exclusive variation of the archetypal volume, which features a variant screen and a double-sided foldout poster. The measurement ships connected May 3, 2022. The modular variation of the measurement volition merchandise astatine the aforesaid time.

Kodansha Comics is publishing the manga digitally successful English, and it describes the story:

Watching the news, Takemichi Hanagaki learns that his woman from mode backmost successful mediate school, Hinata Tachibana, has died. The lone woman helium ever had was conscionable killed by a villainous radical known arsenic the Tokyo Manji Gang. He lives successful a crappy flat with bladed walls, and his six-years-younger brag treats him similar an idiot. Plus, he's a implicit and full virgin … At the tallness of his rock-bottom life, helium abruptly time-leaps 12 years backmost to his mediate schoolhouse days!! To prevention Hinata, and alteration the beingness helium spent moving away, hopeless part-timer Takemichi indispensable purpose for the apical of Kanto's astir sinister delinquent gang!!

Seven Seas confirmed successful a Tweet that its merchandise volition not alteration the manji awesome successful the manga, but the merchandise volition diagnostic a "cultural note."

Wakui launched the manga successful Kodansha's Weekly Shōnen Magazine successful March 2017, and Kodansha published the manga's 24th compiled publication measurement successful Japan connected September 17. The manga has much than 40 cardinal copies successful circulation arsenic of September 26.

A tv anime adaptation debuted connected the MBS transmission connected April 10. Crunchyroll streamed the anime arsenic it aired successful Japan. Warner Bros. Japan produced a live-action film of the manga, which opened on July 9.

Sources: Press release, Seven Seas Entertainment's Twitter account

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