Dark Horse will release Wandering Island
, a recent manga by Kenji Tsurata, the creator of Spirit of Wonder
, the company announced Tuesday. Dark Horse published Spirit of Wonder
(under license from Kodansha) back in the 90s, and no new English-language Tsurata titles have appeared since.
The story, which Dark Horse describes as a “retro flying adventure in the spirit of Hayao Miyazaki, follows a young woman who operates an air delivery service, and her search for a way to deliver a parcel left by her deceased grandfather.
Release date is July 6, 2016.