Viz Media, Manga Plus Launch Astro Baby Manga in English – News


Viz Media and Shueisha‘s MANGA Plus printed the primary chapter of Shiro Moriya‘s Astro Baby manga on Friday.

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Image by way of Manga Plus

The manga launched on Shueisha‘s Shonen Jump+ web site on Saturday.

In the sci-fi suspense manga’s story, on account of a cannibalistic illness referred to as Cooper’s Disease that has ravaged the world, the individuals in the faraway city of North Hill are pressured into lockdown. Billy, a soldier from North Hill, returns to the city after six years to see the girl he loves.

Moriya’s Soloist in A Cage manga launched on Shueisha‘s Shonen Jump+ web site in September 2018, however went on hiatus in March 2019 on account of Moriya’s sudden sickness. The manga resumed in April 2021. The manga ended in June 2021. Shueisha printed the manga’s third and closing quantity in September 2021. The English model of the manga launched alongside Shueisha‘s MANGA Plus English manga web site in January 2019.

Seven Seas later licensed the manga and has launched the collection digitally and in print.

Source: Shonen Jump‘s Twitter account and website, Manga Plus


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