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Manga Planet Adds The Kawai Complex Guide to Manors and Hostel Behavior, SoreMachi: And Yet the Town Moves and 2 More Titles from SHONENGAHOSHA Co., Ltd. to Library

Spirit Circle and Sun-Ken Rock also to be released on Manga Planet in May 2020.

Ikebukuro, Japan – The Manga Planet team is happy to announce that the following titles from SHONENGAHOSHA Co., Ltd. will be added to the Manga Planet Library in May 2020:


SHONENGAHOSHA Manga Planet titlesThe Kawai Complex Guide to Manors and Hostel Behavior by Ruri Miyahara

Release Date: May 19, 2020

Thanks to his parents’ job transfer, Usa has to live on his own. The problem is, his new place is full of weird people, and the upperclassman he admires is one of them…? A teenage romance comedy that’s heavier on the humor, not so much on the romance!



SHONENGAHOSHA Manga Planet titlesSoreMachi: And Yet the Town Moves by Masakazu Ishiguro

Release Date: May 20, 2020

There is a small maid cafe that nearly nobody goes to – Maid Cafe Seaside, quiet enough for Sanada to do his homework in. His airheaded classmate Arashiyama works as the cafe’s only maid, even though she sure doesn’t act like one. What happens when her friends stop by for a visit?



SHONENGAHOSHA Manga Planet titlesSpirit Circle by Satoshi Mizukami

Release Date: May 18, 2020

Fuuta Okeya’s dad said second-year middle school students are unstoppable, and he’s inclined to agree. Fuuta’s determined to make the most out of his ordinary student life, but everything changes when the mysterious Kouko Ishigami transfers into his class. Not just because Fuuta thinks she’s pretty and likes her – but because she thinks Fuuta is her rival from a past life!


SHONENGAHOSHA Manga Planet titlesSun-Ken Rock by Boichi

Release Date: May 21, 2020

Delinquent Ken goes to Korea to follow the girl he loves, but somehow, he gets caught up in Korea’s local gang business instead!? And what do you mean he’s the gang’s boss now?




* English titles and release schedules are subject to change without prior notice.

The first chapters of these SHONENGAHOSHA titles will be available for free in the Manga Planet Library. Subscribers to the Library get to read the succeeding chapters in addition to manga titles from LEED Publishing Co., Ltd., San-ei Corporation, and by mangaka Masaya Hokazono. Manga titles from WANIBOOKS Co., Ltd. are also slated for release in June 2020.

Negotiations with other publishers are going smoothly and we will post information on upcoming licensed titles on mangaplanet.com soon.


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