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Manga Planet Chapter Updates: August 2021 Week 1

Here’s our list of chapter updates on Manga Planet for Week 1, August 2021. 

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Salary Man Kintaro by Hiroshi Motomiya

In the aftermath of everything, Kintaro finally proposes to Ms. Misuzu. How will Ryu react to all this?

On their Hawaii honeymoon, Kintaro gets to see just how far his new wife’s connections can take them.

As what was supposed to be a fun little golf match balloons into an extravagant expense, Kintaro decides to put his foot down.

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?


Tsumanuda Fight Town by Michirou Ueyama

Dorae falls to her knees and apologizes to Mitsuru for not being able to teach him. But why?

On their flight back to Tsumanuda, Eliza asks the team to fill her in on what she’d missed out on.

Story Summary:
Mitsuru Yaegashi arrives in Tokyo with hopes of being a professional illustrator. But things take a turn when he finds out that the location of the cheap apartment he’s supposed to stay in, Tsumanuda, is famous for its legalized street fights and is for street fighters only. He is about ready to look for other options when he meets a mysterious woman in a maid outfit named Dorae, who introduces him to the world of street fighting.


Charge!! Men’s School by Akira Miyashita

In what seems to be the infirmary for the Great Eight Quaking Conquests, Otokojuku’s delegates dream the same dream.

It’s time for the final battle – the battle between the two generals in the Great Eight Quaking Conquests.

Does Momo himself stand a chance against the infamous Lethal Vacuum Whirlwind?

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?


Peacock King by Makoto Ogino

Kundalini, the King of Serpents, makes his grandest entrance.

Faced with the reality of Olga’s true nature, Kujaku must make a choice – will he sacrifice his life, or hers?

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?


Gambling Apocalypse Kaiji by Nobuyuki Fukumoto

The Director is dead sure Kaiji’s got himself hooked on the thrill of the game, but he begs to differ…

As long as the ticket doesn’t shake loose, Kaiji knows his plan will work. How confident should he be?

Could the Director really have pulled the winning ticket on his very first try? Kaiji cannot believe his ears.

As Kaiji’s hand sinks into the box, he quickly realizes – his winning ticket might not be where he left it!

Story Summary:
After getting roped into a former coworker’s debt as his cosigner, Kaiji Ito finds himself stuck with an astronomical amount of debt. The loan shark Endo gives him one last chance – get onboard the gambling boat Espoir and win his freedom back by facing aimless young people in the same situation as him. There’s just one problem – a fate worse than death awaits those who lose on the Espoir.


Silver Fang – The Shooting Star Gin – by Yoshihiro Takahashi

The pack splits up to recruit more soldiers for their cause – but was it a bad idea to attempt calling out to the Commander of Satsuma?

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.”


Yurizen! Salon -Shirayuri’s Comforting Food Therapy – by Kumako Nambu and Miso Higashikawa

CHAPTER 51 A Troubling Dampness and Hidden Feelings (3) –
During times like this, Mikko finds herself wishing she was someone special to Dr. Shirayuri.

CHAPTER 52 A Troubling Dampness and Hidden Feelings (4) –
Dr. Shirayuri makes some special rice porridge for Mikko – what makes this different from all the ways Mikko had ever consumed adzuki before?

Story Summary:
Was it fate that led to Miiko meeting Doctor Shirayuri that one rainy day…or was it just her cramps? Pâtissier Miiko works through little pains like the rest of us, but when her ailments begin to affect her work, there’s got to be something she can do about it. Enter beautiful, mysterious herbal medicine doctor Shirayuri, who might be the solution to Miiko’s problems – in more ways than one!


Egwin & Friends by Shiori Kawana

Egwin probably shouldn’t be trying to remember what his boss is saying when he can barely keep his eyes open!

Egwin wants to know why everyone’s lined up, but why won’t he just ask anyone in the queue?


Story Summary:
Forty-something penguin Egwin would just want nothing more but to laze around at home and do nothing, but unfortunately, life always gets in the way! What are he and his animal friends up to again today?


Magical☆Taruruto by Tatsuya Egawa

Mimora can cause utter destruction when she’s sad or angry – but when she’s happy, what can she do…?

Mimora decides to help Honmaru out with his lovelife, but does she always have his best interests at heart?

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?


BUZZER BEATER by Takehiko Inoue

One of the point guards begins to chafe under D.T.’s cockiness – can this Rose guy ever stand a chance against him?

As the first two point guards face off in the court, the third one, Han, watches over them quietly…

Hideyoshi has to admit it – whatever D.T. was saying about Dream Time really wasn’t a lie! Will Han stand a chance against him?

Now it’s time for the moment of truth – can Hideyoshi stop his body from falling into D.T.’s field of control?

Story Summary:
Several hundred years in the future, the Earth sport “basketball” gains popularity all over the universe. In a landscape where every pro basketball player in the Intergalactic League is from every other planet but Earth, an elderly millionaire named Yoshimune decides to fulfill his dream of having Earthlings play in the League. Will the promise of a one hundred million contract let him find the once-in-a-lifetime dream team he needs?


How are you? by Miki Yamamoto

7 Field Trip, Day Three –
Tsumi rushes to where Auntie Lisa probably went. Could she somehow convince her to go home with them?

Story Summary:
Everyone always thought the Masaoka family was a family straight out of the movies – a movie-star beautiful wife, her kind husband, and their cute daughter, enjoying their perfect garden. One day, Lisa’s husband never comes home – Lisa and her daughter’s life changes forever.


Pianissimo of the Lips -Angels After School- by Kumako Nambu and Yuu Keijima

CHAPTER 71 Heartbeat(3) –
Juri and Mana plan their summer trip with Kurumi, but have they caught on to the dark thoughts clouding her pretty face?

CHAPTER 72 Heartbeat(4) –
As Mana drives her friends to their destination, Kurumi sees a bride who looks like someone very familiar…

Story Summary:
Rina Shiina’s life was suddenly ripped apart and, as a result, she has to repeat a year, making her infamous among her classmates. Always alone, Shiina finds refuge at the emergency stairs where she shares her lunch with an injured kitten. Coincidentally, a stereotypically old-fashioned nerdy-looking girl with thick glasses comes to care for the injured stray, only to run away after seeing Shiina there. Inviting her to share the space, Shiina and Glasses Girl -Kurumi Kamiya- become more and more comfortable in each others’ companies. One day, the kitten suddenly disappears. Devastated, neither Kamiya nor her glasses can hold back her tears, and after her transformation in front of Shiina, her kitten is not the only thing she loses.


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