Blue Lock Manga Takes Break Because of Artist’s Well being
The official Twitter account for Kodansha‘s Weekly Shōnen Journal introduced on Wednesday that Muneyuki Kaneshiro and Yūsuke Nomura‘s Blue Lock soccer manga is taking a break as a consequence of artist Nomura’s sudden sickness. The journal’s forty fifth subject didn’t publish a brand new chapter of the manga on Wednesday. The manga is scheduled to renew within the journal’s forty eighth subject on October 27.
Kodansha Comics is publishing the manga in English, and it describes the story:
After a disastrous defeat on the 2018 World Cup, Japan’s staff struggles to regroup. However what’s lacking? An absolute Ace Striker, who can information them to the win. The Japan Soccer Union is hell-bent on making a striker who hungers for targets and thirsts for victory, and who may be the decisive instrument in turning round a dropping match…and to take action, they’ve gathered 300 of Japan’s greatest and brightest youth gamers. Who will emerge to steer the staff…and can they be capable to out-muscle and out-ego everybody who stands of their method?
Kaneshiro and Nomura launched the manga in Weekly Shōnen Journal in August 2018. Kodansha printed the manga’s fifteenth compiled ebook quantity on August 17, and it’ll publish the sixteenth quantity on October 15. The volumes have over 4.5 million copies printed. The manga gained the Finest Shōnen Manga award in Kodansha‘s forty fifth annual Manga Awards earlier this 12 months.
The manga is inspiring a tv anime that may premiere in 2022.
Supply: Weekly Shōnen Journal‘s Twitter account