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Manga Planet Chapter Updates: October 2020 Week 2

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

Side-story –
Unlike Sen and Tsubu, Non had always been more on the quiet side. But is there something she can learn from the younger generation?

Tsubu just got spayed. Will she become more docile after the surgery like her big brother Sen, or will she follow in the footsteps of the female Ikuemi cats before her?

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 

vol.53 –
Rexy just wants a quiet day at the water slides and lazy river with her beloved Yuka, but how’s she gonna get one when literally everyone else seems to be at the same resort?

vol.54 –
Sota said he was too busy to go to the movies with his friends, but who’s the lucky lady he’s buying roses and chocolates for?

vol.55 –
A thunderstorm causes a sudden blackout, but Manaka’s still taking a bath! Is there a flashlight out there somewhere?

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

Kintaro reads up on the project he’s been assigned to. Just how much of a problem are the guys from Hitotsubashi Works?

Kintaro arrives at the construction site with someone else’s weapon and the usual steel in his eyes, but is his usual really enough for the situation he’s in right now?

Kintaro will do anything to get the Hitotsubashi Works subcontractors back on schedule again – even if it means he has to use force!

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

Fortuna has successfully taken over Fuuta’s body as part of his longest scheme to date, but will Fuuta let himself be absorbed that easily?

Fortuna prepares himself for his decisive battle with Kouko. But has the fate of this world truly progressed the way he says it will?

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

Screen 33 –
It’s a new day, which of Milly’s kittens will get their new forever home this time? Does anybody know what a “dog” is?

Screen 34 –
Milly’s little one has been learning new things – things their mother hasn’t even taught them yet! Will they be taken away from her, too?

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

Momo and his companions are going off to Mount Fuji to fight the Great Student League in the Big Four Deadly Trials – which are so infamous they warrant their own war memorial column!

Our fighters arrive at the entrance to the netherworld of the Big Four Deadly Trials. What travails await them before any one of the trials can even start?

The first trial in Otokojuku’s infamous Big Four Deadly Trials is right here – in the Fuji Flaming Hell Springs, one of the biggest three sulfur springs in Japan!

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 

Pioneer .1 –
Midi makes it up to nene by bringing her to Onkyo Pioneer’s office. What kind of headphones will she end up encountering this time?

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 7, Chapter 7 –
Usa’s mother has a package for him with some lovely melons – and his middle school graduation anthology! Who doesn’t love an embarrassing past?

Volume 7, Chapter 8 –
The Kawai Complex residents get asked to participate in the inn association’s festival costume parade. What costumes are in store for them?

Volume 7, Chapter 9 –
It’s time for the festival and its infamous Warring States costume parade! Sure some costumes get switched around but it’s all going to be fine in the end…right?

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!


My 20 Years with the Professor by Sugisaku

One of Ota’s first words is “Professor”. She’s as important as his mother and father, but how does the “elder sister” cat think about her “little brother”?

Story Summary:
A heart-warming story about a cat and its human. Born in the same year, the cat named “Professor” had been by its owner’s side for 20 years. Always together through dark times and first loves, the time they’ve spent is an irreplaceable treasure. Spanning from their youth to their last farewell, this is a story showing how the most ordinary days are the most important, beloved times.


Peacock King by Makoto Ogino

Saicho invites Kujaku to go flower viewing with his friends, but why are they under the one tree that doesn’t bloom?

Kujaku’s sick of hearing this dean bragging about his university’s vast collection of armor and weapons. Why did they call him over again?

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

The film club asks Hotori to do them a favor. Can this film be completed without a hitch, or is there something horrible looming in the shadows?

There has been a sudden off-season infestation of acorns all over, and everyone suspects Hotori has something to do with it! Can our armchair detective figure out what’s going on?

When the Arashiyama children go north to visit their mother’s side of the family, an offhand remark gets Takeru and Yukiko into a walk up the mountains!

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?


Please Help Me Maohsama by Futago Minaduki 

HELP 36 –
Everyone rejoices when the Priestess is freed from her demonic clutches. You know what that means – it’s time for everyone to party!

The Sage has reached enlightenment and discarded all worldly desires. So of course she can help the Priestess with her one little problem…

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

Under the dark of the night, John and Gin wander deeper into the mountains – what’s up with this humongous pack of stray dogs?

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.60 –
Kae-ly makes the moves on Ken, but can they really go all the way – especially when the other girls are right behind the curtain?

Level.61 –
Ken has to take Mihiro and Yun-jeong to Enoshima for their gravure photoshoot, but suddenly the photographer isn’t coming? Good thing these two get along…or do they?

Level.62 –
Before their flight back to Korea, our idol group gets to spend some relaxing bathhouse time! But how well has Ah-jung been going along with everyone?

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!


The Shop Cats of Tokyo by ms-work(Nekomaki)

Our reporting duo from Neko Neko Publishing make their way to another one of Chief’s favorites – the Fujii Barber Shop! What cat stories will they get to hear this time?

Story Summary:
Within the back alleys fusing retro and modern aesthetics, Chief, the cat in charge of the Tourist Information Center guides feline tourists to the actual shops best known for their respective cats.


Magical☆Taruruto by Tatsuya Egawa

Honmaru and Taru are supposed to be having a fun train ride with Iyona and the others, but Harako suddenly sweeps Iyona off her feet and into his car!

Honmaru’s class decides to take care of a pet. Is the cute chipmunk Gekiretsugou really as cute as he looks?

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?


Raise the Demon by Keito Yoshikawa

After his dad gets sick, Motoi returns to his hometown. Why is the entire gang tagging along? What hunch are Shiouten and Alice picking up on?

While Motoi and his family take Alice to see some fireflies, Rei has to be Shiouten’s assistant-slash-bait as they deal with the problem in Motoi’s basement.

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

There are currently three cats in the Ikuemi household. All of them are a handful, but somehow she never gets mad at them…why?

#38 “UP WE GO” CAT –
There are two words that Ikuemi only ever uses for Kabu. One is “up we go” – will she ever use those words for any other cat?

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.


Enoshima Waikiki Cafe by Haruko Okai

It’s tourist season in Enoshima, but somehow Yori’s cafe isn’t getting any customers. How is this happening when Audrey has the God of Fortune on her side? Unless…

There’s a film crew in town, and their handsome leading man is someone from Yori and Audrey’s past – their fierce bully, “Porky Bear”!

When the God of Poverty overstays his welcome once again, Audrey comes up with scheme after scheme to keep the cafe afloat!

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?


Kuro’s Cat Rental by Ranma Kusumi

Episode 2 –
Masa and his cute demon cat bring another customer Kuro’s way – can they find Natsu a very special cat to deal with a very special mouse?

Story Summary:
Quietly nestled within the hustle and bustle of the capital Edo is an infamous “cat rental shop.” Some cats get rented out; some cats get bought – everyone knows that as long as their problems are related to cats, there’s no better place to go. Adding to the mysteriousness is its beautiful owner Kuro, whose age and gender are both well-hidden secrets. Day after day, troubled customers come a-knocking…


Prince of Lan Ling by Yoshiki Tanaka and Takeru Kirishima

The Prince of Lan Ling brings his brother, the Prince of Ande, to the site of his first battle. How different are the brothers from each other?

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!


Sound of the Sky by Hajime Yamamura

Nanjo wonders why it seems like Ms. Kisaragi pays more attention to Akio’s improvement. Meanwhile, is the section leader for the trumpets ever gonna show up?

Iriya is a self-centered guy who only thinks about himself, but everyone agrees that his trumpet playing is unbeatable. What would be enough to make him stay?

Just when the orchestra is about to finish rehearsals, Hibiki follows a hunch that can change everything completely. Can she make everyone follow her lead?

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?”


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