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Manga Planet Chapter Updates: August 2021 Week 2

Here’s our list of chapter updates on Manga Planet for Week 2, August 2021.

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Salary Man Kintaro by Hiroshi Motomiya

Right back from their honeymoon, Kintaro has something he has to deal with…but why the sudden detour!?

Kintaro’s been keeping a tiny little secret recently. Have the people around him begun to notice?

Now that Mr. Kawai knows exactly who his granddaughter has been hanging out with, what will he do about it?

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

After a grueling day of training, Dorae finishes her story and tells Mitsuru how the first days without her grandfather felt like.

It’s finally time for the long-awaited championship match – how are our two fighters doing today?

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

Momo may have infused his headband with his bloody will, but how long can this work against his foe?

Now that Momo’s will has all run out, is there still any chance for him to escape the might of Jaki’s will?

All of a sudden, someone gets struck by lightning – but is even that enough to end this battle?

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

As Ran’s mind and body are led to believe that Onimaru is Gundari himself, is there any way she can be reasoned with still?

Who is Mahakala, the King of Demons called Daikokuten? Onimaru knows exactly who he is.

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

Did the winning ticket fall out of their grasp? As Kaiji struggles, his allies begin to worry…

What could the Director be holding in his hands right now? Could it be the ticket to Kaiji’s destruction?

As the Director’s men begin to set the blade free, Kaiji and his allies wonder if there is still any way out.

Kaiji decides to face his punishment with his head held high – could this get him some favor in the Director’s calculating eyes?

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

John and around 600 of his followers have finally made it to Honshu – what do they do now?

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 53 The Doctor’s Past Lover’s Concerns About Blood Deficiency(1) –
As young elementary school student Rin tries her luck with Dr. Shirayuri, her mother comes to collect her…

CHAPTER 54 The Doctor’s Past Lover’s Concerns About Blood Deficiency(2) –
Dr. Shirayuri asks Mikko to come look for some lamb meat with her. Who is this remedy for?

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 wants to buy a scarf, but with a body shape like his…

Alien made a new friend on Earth. Does Egwin know him from anywhere…?

Egwin’s neck and shoulders feel so stiff. What could this come from?

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

When the class’ collected money goes missing, everyone immediately blames the new girl. But is it fair to judge her like this?

Taru uses a spell right out of Mimora’s spellbook so he and Honmaru can have all the octopus dumplings.

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

Who are these kids who call Hideyoshi their “boss”, and how did they get here?

Eddie and Lenny talk about how Hideyoshi used his talent to make money – can he still remain undefeated?

Just when it seems Hideyoshi is about to shoot, D.T. interferes – but can he hold him back for long?

The adults may not believe Eddie and Lenny’s stories, but D.T. believes what he sees in front of him.

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

8 Toward the Rainbow –
Two years after her family moved away, Tsumi crosses paths with her Auntie Lisa again.

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 73 Heartbeat(5) –
Kurumi wants to speak up, not forever hold her peace. But who is this bride anyway?

CHAPTER 74 Heartbeat(6) –
Kurumi remembers how her mom found love again, and how she realized she had fallen for Shiina.

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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