New Manga Releases Feb 2021 (Kodansha Comics)
Kodansha is set to release over 50 Manga in both Digital and Print Format. Let’s have a look at the Print Edition releases. Pre-order your copy on Amazon Now. Links provided.
EDENS ZERO 10
It’s here! The creator of Fairy Tail, manga superstar Hiro Mashima, is back with a high-flying space adventure! All the steadfast friendship, crazy fighting, and blue cats you’ve come to expect… IN SPACE!
After losing a battle with the mysterious Sylph, Rebecca ﬁnds herself in a luxurious bedroom, where she is greeted by none other than Drakken Joe himself. He reveals the reason he sent his minions after the EDENS ZERO–to get something he wanted. And that something was Rebecca!
That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime: Trinity in Tempest (Manga) 2
The new spinoff manga to the hit fantasy isekai series, developed by original creator Fuse!
A SHADOW FALLS ACROSS TEMPEST!
As they sharpen their battle skills and explore the power of magic, Phos, Stella, and Nemu continue to enjoy life in Tempest. But a shadow has fallen across the city, as humans bring their strange and threatening ways into the monster utopia. Trouble is also brewing between the monster kingdoms. Will fast friends soon find themselves to be mortal enemies?
Witch Hat Atelier 7
A beautifully-illustrated story about a girl who longs for magic in her life and learns that, on the inside, she already is what she wishes she could be.
THE PRICE OF KNOWLEDGE
As the new trial comes to an end, one of Coco’s rewards from Beldaruit the Wise is the story of Qifrey’s past and how he came to desire the mysteries of magic. Feeling a connection with her own desire to save her mother, Coco departs for the source of all answers: the Tower of Tomes. But it is a perilous journey to make on her own, and the secrets held within could sway even the most virtuous of witches…
Knight of the Ice 5
A CHANGE OF HEART
Between busy work schedules and the need to hide their relationship from the public, Chitose begins to wonder if she can even call Kokoro her boyfriend. After all, how can you be in a relationship when you can’t even spend time with the person you’re dating? With the rumors about Kokoro and Liza Shibata continuing to spread–plus another about Kokoro having a ﬁancée–the stress of it all becomes too much for Chitose. But when Chitose tells Kokoro she wants to break up, how will he take the bad news?
Something’s Wrong With Us 5
Nao may have managed to infiltrate Kogetsuan by marrying Tsubaki, but can she discover the truth behind her mother’s death without her true identity being exposed? At the invitation of one of the shop’s junior employees, Jojima, she pays her first visit in years to the staff quarters where her mother raised her. She feels a natural affinity for this helpful young man, but it turns out the secrets of his past are just as terrifying as her own…
The Witch and the Beast 4
THE DEMON SWORD
Paladin Corps officer Matt Cugat joins forces with Guideau and Ashaf in one last stand to protect the demon sword Ashgan from falling into the wrong hands–but their efforts are no match for the Executioner’s clever ruse. As all bear witness to the ancient weapon’s awakening, what sort of terrible calamity awaits? And is there anything that can be done to stop it?
Cardcaptor Sakura Collector’s Edition, Volume 7
Cardcaptor Sakura is one of the all-time classics of the magical girl genre, and the Collector’s Edition will be the definitive version of the story, for both long-time fans and readers new to the story. The adventures of the plucky Sakura Kinomoto are as adorably thrilling as ever, as she tracks down the magical Clow Cards and plunges headlong into a world of sorcery beyond anything she could’ve imagined.
Chobits 20th Anniversary Edition, Volume 3
The more people Hideki talks to, the more he learns just how gray and complicated the line between humans and persocoms is. From his former boss, Ueda, to his coworker, Yumi, and his friend, Minoru, Hideki discovers that persocoms are so much more than convenient pieces of technology. With Chi missing, and her past just as mysterious as ever, Hideki finds himself questioning what Chi really is to him—a question he’ll have to answer before it’s too late.
Natsumi’s little sister Haru was her whole world—and now she’s gone.
After the funeral, Natsumi reluctantly agrees to date her sister’s fiancé Togo. But as their relationship develops with the passing seasons, Haru’s memory lingers over them like a curse.
Asuka Konishi’s English-language debut is a nuanced and affecting portrait of the conflict between romantic and familial love, and of the hard choices that face us all in making our lives our own.
Sayonara, Football 3: Farewell, My Dear Cramer
High-octane girls’ soccer action mixes with the drama of high school in this cleats-out manga from the creator of Your Lie in April!
A HIGH OCTANE, GIRLS’ SOCCER MANGA LOADED WITH SPIKES-UP HIGH SCHOOL DRAMA FROM THE CREATOR OF YOUR LIE IN APRIL!
After her epic ﬁnal middle school performance, Nozomi Onda has a new challenge ahead of her–high school, and the girls’ soccer team. Follow Onda as she joins forces with a scrappy group of new talents, big personalities, and their unorthodox pair coaches –with pride, friendship, and the future of women’s soccer in Japan all on the line.
From the creator of the hit manga and anime Kiss Him, Not Me! comes another off-the-wall, geeky shojo comedy! A series of mixups leads to God misplacing the souls of a girl and the handsome idol singer she adores–in each other’s bodies! And they can switch back and forth by…kissing?!
Has a concert ever changed your life? Azusa adores Chika-kun, the cutest and most popular star in the idol group Prince 4 U, and she’s thrilled to get front-row seats to his latest show. She would do anything for him. So when a stage light falls, Azusa leaps onstage and…fails to save Chika’s life. The two are off to heaven, where God gives them a second chance—except a mixup resurrects Azusa in Chika’s body, and vice versa! What on Earth could be in store for this odd couple of pampered celeb and drooling fangirl?!
The Daily Lives of High School Boys, volume 4
A High School Life Unimaginable
Ah, high school! A time of bittersweet memories, crushes, and battles against formidable insects! A time of firsts: the first time you felt disappointed by panties, the first time you choked on rice cake, learning how to ride a bike for the first time—Wait… That doesn’t sound like high school at all. But it’s a small sample of the hilarious hijinks and oddball occurrences that Tadakuni, Yoshitake, and Hidenori regularly experience in this fourth volume of The Daily Lives of High School Boys!
Those Not-So-Sweet Boys 1
From the creator of That Wolf-Boy Is Mine! and Love in Focus comes a story of a hard-working high schooler who falls for a bad boy, and discovers that the the lives of him and his friends are nothing like what she imagined. Don’t miss Yoko Nogiri’s newest shojo hit!
A DEBT OWED
Midori drops her wallet on her first day of high school, but her new classmate Ichijo swoops in to help. She wants to thank him, but he’s part of a tight-knit trio and none of them are ever in class! Rumor has it that they all got expelled for acting up, and studious Midori’s actually at risk of expulsion, too… In order to help support her family, she has a part-time job, which is against the school rules. When the chairman of the school board catches her leaving work, he says he’ll let it go—but only if she’s up to the task of bringing the three boys back to school. Well, why not? It’ll be a piece of cake…right?
A Sign of Affection 1
Yuki is a college student who’s into friends and fashion. She’s also deaf. A chance meeting on a train leads to a serious crush… but can it grow into something more? A sweet and touching manga romance from the creator of Shortcake Cake!
Yuki, who’s always been deaf, is used to communicating with sign language and her phone. But she’s not used to English, so when a tourist from overseas asks for directions, she nearly panics…until a handsome stranger steps in to help. His name is Itsuomi, and it turns out he’s a friend of a friend. A charismatic globetrotter, Itsuomi speaks three languages, but he’s never had a deaf friend. The two feel drawn to each other and plan a date on a romantic winter’s night…but Yuki’s friend is afraid that she might be setting herself up to get hurt. Could this be something real? Or will these feelings melt away with the snow?
Ajin, Volume 16 (Demi-Human)
The shooting of Kaito has triggered a Flood in the normally emotionless Nagai, releasing a massive number of IBMs. Not wanting to miss out on the fun, Sato has matched his pace, and Iruma Base is overrun with countless black ghosts. Dr. Ogura, the worldís leading IBM researcher, makes his way toward the heart of the chaos, even as the story barrels toward a moment of truth regarding the origin and very nature of Demi-Humans.
BAKEMONOGATARI (manga), volume 7
From the best selling novel series by renouned author NISIOISIN, comes the manga adaptation of the Monogatari Series! Artwork by Oh!great.
Mutilated snakes and a tree riddled with vile insults.
This is the gruesome scene that Koyomi Araragi and Suruga Kanbaru witnessed while visiting a shrine deep in the mountains.
Cells at Work! Baby 1
It’s no easy feat to keep a body happy and healthy, so even the newest cells have their tiny hands full! Join these cute baby cells as they work hard within their infant body, in this adorable spinoff of Cells at Work! Perfect for fans to read or share with kids who enjoyed the original series.
BEING A BABY IS HARD WORK!
Join these cute baby cells as they work hard within their tiny body! A mini-Red Blood Cell picks up oxygen from the helpful ladies at the Placenta, and meets a White Blood Cell for the first time, in this adorable spinoff of Cells at Work! But when tremors begin to shake their world, they’ll need to consult the Gene Library to find out what’s going on! Could this be…a contraction? And might their body soon have to…fend for itself?!
Heaven’s Design Team 3
God created the heavens and the Earth — but, little-known fact, he outsourced the animals to the office of Heaven’s Design Team! This hilarious and educational manga features weird real-life animals and puts even some humdrum critters in a strange new light.
IT’S TIME TO LEND A HELPING HAND!
Ueda returns from her surprise business trip with souvenirs and a new client representing one of Heaven’s quirky affiliates. Charged with devising a mascot well-suited to a thrilling theme park, addressing God’s typical confuing requests, and doing Mr. Saturn a favor for his grandson, the Design Team will need to stay sharp and keep those creative juices flowing!
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