Here you will find a run down of today's anime and manga news! If anything major happened the anime and manga world today, you'll find it in this post! By the way, I'm saladesu, one of the translator-moderators of MH, and I'll be posting a post like this every day (as much as possible, anyway). Look forward to them ;)
FMA's Hiromu Arakawa Starts Silver Spoon School Manga Gin no Saji is 1st weekly series from Fullmetal Alchemist/Hero Tales creator.
On March 30, this year's 18th issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine is announcing the title and some other details of the new manga series by Hiromu Arakawa (Fullmetal Alchemist, Hero Tales). Silver Spoon (Gin no Saji) will be Arakawa's first weekly manga series when it launches in the magazine's 19th issue on April 6. The story will be set in a high school in the northernmost Japanese prefecture of Hokkaido.
The manga will adorn the front cover of the magazine issue, and it will also have a full-color opening page. The issue will include a special clear file to commemorate the launch of the new series.
Arakawa ended her Fullmetal Alchemist manga in Square Enix's Monthly Shonen Gangan magazine last June, although she did draw a side story in September. original source
BookLive! Offers First Volume of 8 Manga for Free Series include "Rose of Versailles", "Georgie" and more.
Digital e-book store "BookLive!" begins its 1 month free manga campaign today. It will last for a month and grant users access to the first volumes of 8 popular manga.
The manga that will be available include: "Rose of Versailles", "Georgie", "Survival", "Onihei Hankachou", "Bara no Seikon" and 4 others. These 4 series will be available between 25th March and 7th April while the next 4 will be available from 8th April to 21st April. Users will need to log in to BookLive! to use this service for free.original source
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