Kodansha Comics announced three new titles for its Fall 2022 lineup: A full-color edition of the classic sci-fi tale Parasyte, a horror title from the “queen of horror manga,” and a one-shot coming-of-age story about an aromantic, asexual teenager.Del Rey Acquires 5 More Manga Series”), then Kodansha Comics. In addition, it has been made into a 24-episode anime and two live-action films, and Kodansha also published a two-volume anthology of short stories based on the property (see “Kodansha Announces Five More Manga Licenses”). In the manga, worm-like aliens invade the earth by burrowing into the brains of humans, but a 17-year-old boy, Shinichi, wakes up halfway through the “invasion” and the parasite ends up taking over his right arm instead. Both Shinichi and the parasite have minds of their own, and they work together to survive and to battle other parasites. The new edition, with a revised translation, will be released in nine hardcover volumes, each about 300 pages; the first volume is scheduled for October 11 with an MSRP of $19.99. Dark Horse Launches Four Manga Titles in March”), and DC’s manga imprint CMX published her one-volume short story collection Presents in 2007. Her work has a similar vibe to Junji Ito, Kazuo Umezu, and Shintaro Kago and should appeal to fans of those creators. The one-shot paperback collection is set for release on October 18 and will have an MSRP of $12.99. Seven Seas Adds 11 Manga Releases”). The paperback edition of Is Love the Answer? will be released on August 23 with an MSRP of $12.99.
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