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Manga Planet Chapter Updates: August 2020 Week 4

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Chie Shinkyu’s Nekobitashi: The Daily Life of Chie and Her Cats by Chie Shinkyu 

Chie has to go on a business trip, but where’s Sen to stay? How is Sen with new, unfamiliar places?

A random TV show makes Chie realize that maybe there’s something else Sen has been missing out in his life so far.

Story Summary:
After mourning the loss of her beloved feline companion Suu, manga artist and cat mom Chie Shinkyu decides to turn over a new leaf and find herself a new baby to love! Following a tip from her brother-in-law, Chie picks up the stray she calls “Sen” and takes him home with her. Surely nothing’s going to go wrong… right?


Melon Cream Soda by Aya Kadoi 

How did Sota get this sick in the first place? It all starts when his auntie Aoi said she’s getting married…

vol.36 PROMISE –
Yuka decides to check on how Sota is doing. Considering how he’s been the past few days, Sota decides she deserves an apology…

When Rexy and Nekota find out Sota and Yuka are (technically) living under the same roof, they immediately assume the worst – but what is the worst for them?

Story Summary:
There are three sisters in the Mikumagawa family: calm, relaxed college student Manaka, the quite rough-spoken (?) high-schooler Rinka, and the youngest Yuuka, a smart young girl who can recite the succession of shoguns in the bath. With a family like this, every day is a little adventure!


Salary Man Kintaro by Hiroshi Motomiya

On his train ride home, Kintaro bumps into an old friend Rumiko – but when they knew each other, it was under a different name! What happened during the 30th of August?

Tonight, the goal of Kintaro Yajima’s Hasshuu Alliance is to gain control of Tokyo in one go. Can they reach their destination in one piece?

At the very end of their record-breaking gang run, what Kintaro says next is what catapults him to the status of a legend.

Story Summary:
Retired ex-bike gang leader of the “Hasshu” Kintaro Yajima leaves his hometown where he worked as a fisherman until his wife, Akemi, passed away. With his son, Ryouta, they go to Tokyo, where Kintaro would start with his new job: a salaryman. Now, the question is: would Kintaro be able to handle the office work and office politics being a salaryman brings?

Spirit Circle by Satoshi Mizukami

Lafalle and Lapis have their guns pointed at each other, ready to shoot, but there’s one thing neither of them didn’t expect to deal with right now – Carol’s beloved Robocat!

Fuuta’s deadset on jumping right into the one past life he wants to learn about the most – Fortuna’s – but when Rune runs off with his Spirit Circle, all bets are off!

Story Summary:
Fuuta Okeya’s dad said second-year middle school students are unstoppable, and Fuuta’s inclined to agree. He’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!


Baby Zoccha by Yumi Ikefuji

Oyassan’s Daily Life 2 –
Oyassan watches as a guy takes and quickly loses his last bite. What does he do now that he sees Oyassan watching?

Screen 22 –
Milly thinks over what their last visitors said and fears the worst. If Fumi does decide to send her kids away, is there anything she can do about it?

Story Summary:
Before a cat becomes a cat, it’s a kitten. From the moment Milly gives birth to her first litter, both she and her children have much to learn about the wide world they live in. Follow Milly and her fluffy, clumsy kittens as they grow through laughter and tears! A spin-off story to the popular series “Zoccha no Nichijou.”


Charge!! Men’s School by Akira Miyashita

Otokojuku’s annual school trip is happening today, but what kind of place would a school this hardcore even deign to visit? They’re about to find out, because who’s in charge today? Their second-year seniors!

How will the hotly anticipated match between Momo and Akashi end – is there any way for this to end before anyone actually dies?

THE $100,000 SON –
Togashi thinks he can make the most out of his day off by saving a damsel in distress out there somewhere, but will he still go through with it if the only damsel in sight is this Granny?

Story Summary:
Otokojuku is the kind of school that seems like it’s up to no good. For most of their students, this is the only place that will take them despite or even because of their violence issues. Headmaster Heihachi Edajima believes that giving young men a military education will provide them with brighter futures, but how much is wishful thinking?


Harmony from the Ears by Wadapen 

STAX .2 –
Hibiki and Nene have some tea with Sasaki, chief of Stax’s sales department. They’re really not gonna get locked up for sneaking in?

Story Summary:
Lured by a shady note into an empty music room, Nene opens the door to find… a pair of headphones? But not just any pair of headphones, a luxurious pair of headphones that had helped popular musicians the world over create beautiful music! Listening to her favorite song through them awakens Nene’s love for headphones, but one more question – who brought her here?


The Kawai Complex Guide to Manors and Hostel Behavior by Ruri Miyahara

Volume 5, Chapter 6 –
Valentine’s Day is coming up and Usa thinks he’s got a plan to have Ritsu’s first Valentine’s chocolate. Will he succeed?

Volume 5, Chapter 7 –
Chinatsu “charms” her way into having Ritsu make chocolate for Usa, but can they get through this brownie-making session in one piece?

Volume 5, Chapter 8 –
After the cafe incident, it feels like Ritsu’s been walking on eggshells around Usa, and he assumes the worst – does she finally realize that he likes her?

Story Summary:
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!


Nuku-Nuku Final -I Love My Cat- by Naomi Akimoto 

PART 25 –
Shima always expects that Mr. Yamada will open and close doors for her, like her own personal doorman. But what happens when sometimes, he forgets?

PART 26 –
Yamada’s almost getting used to Shima always stealing his spot as soon as she gets the chance to do so. But is Shima really going after Yamada’s scent, or something else entirely?

Story Summary:
A warm and fluffy slice-of-life comedy depicting Yamada and his beloved pet cat Shima’s preciously ordinary daily lives.


Peacock King by Makoto Ogino

Kujaku is tasked to cure a little girl named Yuri, whose strange oozing warts have baffled healers of all kinds. Kujaku thinks this isn’t just the work of a simple curse, but if this is the case then where did the warts come from?

Yuri’s mother tells her husband and Kujaku about her family’s practice of “sending seven”. How much longer can Yuri escape her fate?

Story Summary:
When people have problems of a spiritual nature, they know who to go to for help – high up in Mt. Koya, where the Koya Hijiri live, there is a young man named Kujaku, after the Peacock Wisdom King Mahamayuri. With his spiritual skills, chasing back malicious spirits is a piece of cake for fearless Kujaku – but are these daily threats all that life has in store for him?


SoreMachi: And Yet the Town Moves by Masakazu Ishiguro

Maid Cafe Seaside is promoting at the town’s flea market. Hotori’s supposed to work her family’s own stall and help out with Seaside, but can she really juggle all of this at once? Enter Sanada to the rescue!

Hotori and Sanada have a class reunion coming up, and it’s a good thing that Hotori’s hair happened to grow out pretty nicely recently…but what happens when she decides to get a last-minute haircut?

Takeru takes a sick day and has some very weirdly unsettling dreams. What does Ebi-chan bring when she comes over?

Story Summary:
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 and childhood friend Arashiyama works as the cafe’s only maid, and though she looks just like a cute maid waitress, she sure doesn’t act like one. What happens when her friends stop by for a visit?


My First Cat by Shihoko Shimura 

Eiko gets a rare invitation to go out drinking with her sister Riiko. Whatever could be the reason for her sudden invitation? And is Eiko now only capable of talking about cats?

Eiko is out shopping for Egami’s birthday present when the realization comes to her – does anyone know when Nakka’s birthday is?

Story Summary:
Office worker Eiko has been doing just fine – she works an ordinary job, lives an ordinary life, but a chance encounter threw her all the way out of her comfort zone and led to her adopting a cat. Will she ever get used to having strong feelings and making her own decisions for the first time in her life? A story of a typical woman and a typical cat who find a new home in each other.


Please Help Me Maohsama by Futago Minaduki 

HELP 0 –
The Priestess started traveling the world to guide those around her…yeah right, she’s just looking for the hottest, richest dude around. The Hero has none of these traits – but how did she end up in his party?

HELP 25 –
Our Hero-turned-Demon Lord is just getting used to his new “role” and life with his party and new friends. But where’s Mau’s dog…and the Priestess, too?

Story Summary:
Once upon a time, a fearsome demon king died at the hands of brave heroes, returning peace throughout the world. While the demon king themselves had passed away, traces of their power remain on the outskirts of the city. One of the heroes who slew the demon king continues on his quest to protect humanity, but what happens when a demon child gets attached to him?


Silver Fang – The Shooting Star Gin – by Yoshihiro Takahashi

There’s a new guy in town – the late mayor’s son Hidetoshi, and his foreign hunting dog John. Can Elder and Gin stand a chance against them?

Story Summary:
“In the snowy mountains of Akita, Daisuke and his parents manage a skiing ground. Daisuke grows up with great tales of bear hunter Gohee Takeda and his bear hounds, among them their skirmish with the dangerous Akakabuto, a great bear that’s terrorizing the mountains. On the day old man Takeda decides to hunt for Akakabuto again with his loyal bear hound, Riki is the day a rare brindle puppy was born. Daisuke names the pup “Gin,” and thus begins a pup’s journey to being a great bear hound.”


Sun-Ken Rock by Boichi

Level.43 –
On a rare quiet day in team Sun-Ken Rock’s office, our gang members embark on their biggest mission yet – the Korean Barbecue of Death! Who will be the last man standing in this meat free-for-all? Will Kae-lyn get more than she bargained for?

A normal day in Yumin’s life is a careful balance between different disguises. One eventful day, she goes out for dinner with Ken – but will this ever end well for them?

Level.45 –
Everyone in Ken’s goshiwon gets on the car for a fun road trip through Chuncheon. Surely on such an uneventful day, he doesn’t need to bust out the gang boss in him…right?

Story Summary:
Delinquent Ken goes to Korea to follow the girl he loves and to become a police officer by her side. His dropout status and nationality don’t do him any favors. Still, after protecting a roadside vendor one night, he gets an offer from the opposite side of the law – join this guy’s “geondal,” a Korean mafia group, as its new boss!


Butterfly Storage by Icori Ando 

File:23 REVIVAL –
When the scarred swordsman puts down his final blow, it looks like Ono’s definitely not gonna make it. What will happen to him, and Senri…and their butterflies?

Story Summary:
When a person dies, their soul turns into a butterfly and flies away. Holding the thoughts and consciousness of the deceased, this butterfly can last for 49 days before fading away completely. In this world, the Death Bureau, a national agency that collects and freezes dead souls’ butterflies, lets the family of the deceased interact with the data in their relative’s butterfly through a 3D hologram. Their duty also includes making sure butterflies don’t end up in the wrong hands – without killing or getting killed!


Magical☆Taruruto by Tatsuya Egawa

Taruruto just really, really wants to go with Honmaru to school! But it’s not as fun as he probably thinks it is – especially when someone as fierce as his teacher Ms. Ohaya’s running the shots!

Honmaru has the worst luck – why do people have it out for him, even when he only does good things for them? Luckily for him, it seems like Taruruto’s got something up his sleeve for things like this, too…

Story Summary:
If you say the right words, one of Honmaru’s dad’s old books can summon a magician. His name is Taruruto, and he can grant wishes – but doing good deeds makes him weaker! All that Honmaru wants is to stop being bullied and to get to hang out with his new friend Iyona. Can Taruruto do something about that?


Ragna Chronicles by Masaya Hokazono

Wings of the Night –
Once, I had a dream that I was flying in the sky like a bird, as the world around me exploded in color.

Story Summary:
On the planet Raguna, there is a music festival. With Leader at its helm, the musical group “Karriot” is brought to life by Gaia’s organ, Freya’s guitar, Seiichiro’s mandolin, and Nathaniel’s pipe…but his pipe isn’t just any ordinary pipe! The legend says of the Clausel pipe that “If you play the pipe on the night of Pavana, the moon shall be alight as the stars dance in delight.” But what does this mean, exactly…? In Masaya Hokazono’s sci-fi fantasy done in the style of legends, these mushroom man friends encounter falling stars, destroyed moons, and the cycle of life, death, and rebirth itself!


Raise the Demon by Keito Yoshikawa

There’s a doctor blessed with divine powers who can cure any diseases and wounds with just a light touch. But is this really magic, or just something (literally) up his sleeve?

Shouten has brought the demon “fish” called Seisei to the Imperial Hotel, but it’s not staying in there for long – who’s this kid who suddenly runs off with it?

Story Summary:
“One rainy day while Motoi and his friend, Reiichi were on their way home, they encountered a young girl who looked like a foreigner who then led them to a shop by a hill slope. There, they meet the shop owner, an old man named Shouten, who deals with exotic wildlife – both ordinary and unordinary: demon beasts. Fascinated by the mysterious beasts the shop holds, Motoi agrees to work and raise a demon. Motoi’s journey of encountering different demon beasts begins.”


Ryo Ikuemi’s There is a Limit to Cuteness by Ryo Ikuemi

After Chobi’s passing, how well are Chaco and Kabu getting along – not just with each other, but the rest of the Ikuemi family?

Small, chubby Chaco loved crunchy things, especially her beloved crunchy crunchy bacon! But is eating this much bacon really so good for her?

Story Summary:
Not all cats are the same, but they’re all lovable and cute in their own ways. In this autobiographical series, Ikuemi-sensei takes us through the Ikuemi family’s long history of cat parenting, starting all the way back from their cat “king,” the majestic Kiyo.


Sweepa! Daily Life Improvement Edition by ZECO

CHAPTER 7 Friend? Rival? Coworker? –
Kaoru and her “Roomby” have some new housemates – mysterious novelist Itten Amezawa and her own fancy cleaning robot! Can they all get along?

Story Summary:
Kaoru Yumeno is a very popular writer who draws exquisite, delicate romances starring beautiful maid protagonists. But in real life, Kaoru couldn’t be any further from the truth – she’s absolutely incapable of cleaning up! One day, she thinks she’s getting her new robotic vacuum cleaner, but instead she gets… a cute robotic vacuum cleaner… girl?


Enoshima Waikiki Cafe by Haruko Okai

Yori has spent so much on his beloved girlfriend, he can’t even scrounge up enough to get Audrey some real food! What’s a starving cat supposed to do?

Part-timer Hiroko saves a cat in the middle of her part-time job, but why does it seem like every cat on the island has it out for her immediately after?

Audrey wants absolutely nothing to do with Valentine’s Day. But when she finds out there’s a little girl with a crush on Yori, of all people – what should she do?

Story Summary:
Cafe Waikiki is so empty that owner-chef Yori swears he’s been hearing voices. Why isn’t he getting any customers? His cooking can’t be that bad, and it’s not like he’s in the wrong location, so what other reason could there be for this to happen?


Ikokui!! Taste the World with Kazari & Eri by minimaru

Dish 13 Specialty (Original) –
Emi invites Kazari and Yuzu to go have conveyor belt sushi with her. Will Yuzu ever get used to her new friends?

Story Summary:
High school student Kazari Narimiya works part-time for teen magazine Chloe, where she’s introduced to Elena “Eri” Tsukishima, a returnee from overseas, who will be her partner for a new project. What’s their mission? To try out local foods from around the globe! Together with Eri, who seems way too casual about this, can Kazari get over her doubts and fulfill her dream, one “exotic” restaurant at a time?


Marin by SANYO and Himekawa Art Pro.

As our tour circles all the way back to Crystal Island, the stakes are higher and Shadow can’t dare let Marin go any further on her own. But how will Marin go along with him when she doesn’t even know why she has to?

Story Summary:
Nobody may know how the beautiful, mysterious Marin washed up on the shores of Happy Island. Still, everybody knows it’s her dance that sets previously-unknown band Crystal right into the spotlight. But just as things seem to go swimmingly for the band, Marin gets caught up in a series of events that may or may not have something to do with her origins, and the fate of their world as they know it!


Patisserie Langue de Chat: Cat’s Tongue Bakery (Full Color Edition) by Chai

When the part-timer was promoting a new cake by the shopping district, he ran into a strange kitten under the cherry blossom tree.

Spring is the season of cherry blossoms, but it’s also the season of hay fever – hang in there, Chef!

Story Summary:
In a town where only cats live, there is a patisserie named “Langue de Chat.” Surrounded by his very dependable manager and powerful seniors, a tiny part-time worker tries to find his role within the shop, while going through his personal growth along the way.


The Many Flavors of Kumika by Akihiro Ononaka

Chapter 33 Did You See The Bunny on the Moon? –
Tonight, everyone’s gonna be celebrating Tsukimi by watching the moon from Izuru’s fancy apartment, but did anyone even tell him about this plan?

Chapter 34 The Heart Wants What It Wants –
Kiyoshige’s got a broken heart, and he has to talk to everyone about it! Can tagging along to the girls’ dessert buffet raise his spirits a little?

Chapter 35 Climbing the Autumn Mountain –
Our group of coworkers goes mountain climbing with Epi. If only Kumika had enough stamina to enjoy their trek to the top!

Story Summary:
In a world where aliens live harmoniously with humans, there exists a kind of alien that doesn’t need to “eat” the way humans do. Hailing from the impoverished planet of Chlorodium #2, where food is a luxury, these aliens live by inhaling microorganisms from the air. Kumika, an uptight, earnest office worker, is one such alien from Chlorodium #2. When a sudden cold leads to her being unable to “feed” herself her usual way, her coworker Chihiro comes to her rescue with a nice warm pot of udon noodles! After a lifetime of never having to eat human food, will Kumika ever get used to getting “hungry”?


Keeping a Cat at the Age of Thirty by Rie Yamamoto 

It’s been half a year since Yamada started her blog, and things are already beginning to look a lot better. What opportunity will it lead her to?

Fresh off a conversation with her mom, Yamada tells her cat about what kind of guy her dad used to be. But why did they end up talking about him?

Story Summary:
People always say they wish their pets could speak, but do they really mean it? When a woman in her late thirties gets dumped by her boyfriend of eight years, she adopts a cat on a whim, but she definitely wasn’t expecting the cat to call her out on her life choices!


Prince of Lan Ling by Yoshiki Tanaka and Takeru Kirishima

When the Zhou army is surrounded at all sides, will they ever find a way out of this confusion? Meanwhile, young Zhou royal Yuwen Xian aches for a rematch with the Prince of Lanling…

Story Summary:
A fierce warrior who charges into battle against foes who outnumber his forces, a forthright leader as dangerous as the demon on his mask – that is the Prince of Lan Ling. Under the command of his uncle, the Emperor, he must strive to win battles and bring honor to the Kingdom of Qi. But too much honor and his royal relatives will vanquish him as menacingly as he does their enemies!


Ryugu Town is at the Bottom of the Sea by Meme Yoimachi

After parting ways with surface-dweller Sho, Masora sneaks back in to ask Sumine about last winter, when their former teacher Mr. Sakai disappeared. Does Sumine still remember what really happened?

Story Summary:
Ryugu is a small town under the sea. Aside from the fact that everything is, well, underwater, it’s just like every other small town. Classmates Masora and Sumire are like every other middle school girls, swapping love stories and hanging out in shopping malls. But for some reason, Sumire feels like this “ordinary life” is all going to come crashing down…


Sound of the Sky by Hajime Yamamura

Akio’s been holing himself up in the practice room forever and his friends are beginning to worry. Will a random hotpot party get his spirits up?

Professor Isobe has a proposal – let Hibiki conduct B Orchestra in his student’s place. But Hibiki’s not his kid, she’s Professor Sukagawa’s…can she pull off the performance they all expect from her?

After her first performance with B Orchestra, Hibiki can’t get the memory out of her head. She wants to give it another shot – but will Professor Isoba let her?

Story Summary:
“When he was young, Akio, an aspiring violinist, was late to watch his Uncle’s orchestra rehearsal when he encountered a girl conducting in front of pigeons. Arriving at the rehearsal by break time, he is surprised to see the girl again. Her name is Hibiki Sonari, the orchestra conductor’s daughter, who proceeds to substitute for her father in conducting the orchestra with amazing results. Deeply moved by Hibiki’s sound, Akio seeks to replicate it. But as years go by, he finds himself slowly losing his passion for music. Despite that, he enters college as a violinist and is surprised to know that Hibiki entered the same college as an aspiring conductor. Will Hibiki be able to help Akio find what’s lacking in his music?”


ZAN by Yoshitaka Amano, Mark A.Z. Dippe and GORIO21(Taishi N.)

Zan may remember some things about his past life, but he doesn’t remember everything about it. Before he starts to do anything, he has to ask – what is he here for?

Story Summary:
Yoshitsugu is a samurai wandering during the Boshin War period with no memory of who he is. One day, a spirit goddess appears in front of him and points him down a journey to regain his memories. As he slowly regains his memories, it turns out that his true identity is Zan, one of the Twelve generals of the Army of Light scattered throughout different times and different worlds. Now on a mission to find his fellow generals, will he be able to fulfill his duty? What exactly is he fighting for?


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