Hello from Manga Planet! Here’s our list of updates in the Manga Planet Library for Week 3, September 2020. My First Cat, Keeping a Cat at the Age of Thirty and Ryugu Town is at the Bottom of the Sea have been completely released in the Library so now is the time to binge-read these manga titles!
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CHAPTER 30 FOLLOWING –
Sen and Tsubu get into a little tussle over a bunch of things. There may be a cute moment within all this, but how much longer will it last?
CHAPTER 31 FIGHTING –
Tsubu just wants to cuddle next to big brother Sen come sleepy time…or so it may seem. Is there ever going to be an outcome to this where neither of them have to lose?
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?
vol.44 YOUR NAME –
Souta helps a girl find her way when her glasses break. She wants to thank him, but where can she start when she doesn’t even know his name?
vol.45 AUTUMN DELIGHTS –
Autumn is here! It’s time to rake in the fallen leaves, but Rinka just wants to sleep in for today – can Tae’s promise of sweets lure her into helping out?
vol.46 A SLOW STEP-
Reika is visiting for dinner, and she’s looking forward to some yummy hot pot with her dear cousins! There’s another guest over, though – doesn’t she remember this face?
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!
CHAPTER 19 KINTARO SNAPS. –
At the board meeting, Chairman Yamato makes a request nobody expected him to. Meanwhile, someone’s here looking for Kintaro…
CHAPTER 20 KINTARO HAS A BIG FIGHT. –
The board meeting situation turns into something Board Representative Ooshima just might not have been prepared for. On the other hand, Kintaro’s coworkers finally realize who he’d been fist-fighting…
CHAPTER 21 KINTARO WINS, BUT… –
Nobody knows if Yamato Construction will win the war, but it’s important to know where they stand right now. What will these changes lead to in the future?
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?
CIRCLE 35 FORTUNA 2 –
Fortuna looks back on his life so far, throwing his passion into his research. But does his creation have the power to cure East, or is it something else entirely?
CIRCLE 36 FORTUNA 3 –
Thinking he can save East, Fortuna makes a big sacrifice – but he’s not the one sacrificing anything. How does Koko feel, knowing the terror he’s caused?
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!
Screen 27 –
Milly has four little kittens, each with their own little habits. But what happens when she wakes up and sees that there’s one of them missing?
Screen 28 –
Hot on the heels of losing her kitten, Milly decides that her children need to learn the cold, hard truth about growing up as a cat. But how much of this lecture needs to be real?
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.”
THE OTOKOJUKU SPIRIT IS HERE!! –
First up in this cross-culturally lethal spike boxing match is Togashi against America’s Olympic-class boxing giant. Can he brawl his way out of this one?
THE MAN CALLED J –
It’s the second round of their spike boxing match and Otokojuku brings forth Matsuo as its representative. Will Tazawa’s “secret deadly punch” bring him to an easy victory?
MACH SPEED FIST –
Momo faces off against the head of the American exchange students, a man simply called “J”. J may instill fear into the hearts of both his friends and foes, but is all of this enough to bring down Momo?
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?
AKG .1 –
Thinking it’s another one of Hibiki’s hijinks, Nene follows a suspicious note all the way to Akihabara, but who is this cute little girl there waiting for her?
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?
Volume 6, Chapter 6 –
It’s Golden Week and no one in the Kawai Complex has any plans – well, Sayaka does, but when her hometown weakness comes back she suddenly doesn’t, either!
Volume 6, Chapter 7 –
One thing leads to another and suddenly the gang’s all at the houseboy cafe again. What boundaries will Tsuneko’s memories go over this time? Stay strong, Sayaka!
Volume 6, Chapter 8 –
Ritsu and Usa have been spending less time with each other and more time with other people. But is their budding relationship strong enough to withstand any of this?
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!
PART 31 –
When Yamada gives her the same food he did yesterday, Shima sulks. Will owner and cat ever see eye to eye?
PART 32 –
All housecats go through the same kind of turmoil: when their owners make them “dance”. Will they ever get their just desserts?
A warm and fluffy slice-of-life comedy depicting Yamada and his beloved pet cat Shima’s preciously ordinary daily lives.
When a strange man sends demons after temple master Getsuren Yamamoto, Kujaku is called upon to make sure he doesn’t succeed.
After defeating the shiki demons, Kujaku uses their real form to find his way to their master – Onimaru of the Jukindo!
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?
CHAPTER 52 Autumn Festival –
Hotori takes Kon-senpai to the autumn festival. But when Kon-senpai’s got her poker face on like always, how is Hotori gonna know if she’s having fun, too?
CHAPTER 53 Contact –
Supernatural phenomena have been happening left and right. First, there’s an unidentified maybe-flying object in a certain prefecture, then there’s a letter in Haribara’s shoe locker!
CHAPTER 54 Disappointing Card –
When Takeru gets dragged into a death match between classes, he has to get the perfect equipment to get a win! But is Hotori on board with spending on cards?
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?
CHAPTER 12 JEALOUS –
Eiko introduces Egami to Haru over drinks. When her boyfriend and best friend seem to get along way too well, is it really silly for her to feel this jealous?
CHAPTER 13 HEALING –
Recently, Egami had found himself feeling a sharp ache in his belly. Does this have anything to do with him thinking about marriage? Or should he have to get this checked?
CHAPTER 14 BEGINNING –
As Eiko and Egami embark on the beginning of their new life together, Eiko has to face her biggest fear – what if Nakka and Shima don’t get along?
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.
HELP 30 –
The heroes continue their search for Mau’s dog and the Priestess, but what if they’ve already opened the door to a darkness the world has yet to know?
HELP 31 –
The townspeople struggle to understand why the Hero pretends to be the Demon Lord to let Mau think they’re the Hero. Will they get some help on their way to the Priestess?
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?
MORNING OF DEPARTURE –
Daisuke trains harder than a kid his age should ever train. It looks hard, but hey – Gin trains harder than a puppy his age should ever train! Can this unlikely pair hold their own against Akakabuto himself?
“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.”
It’s been a week since Ken quit being Sun-Ken Rock’s boss and became Sun’s road manager. How have things been going for him so far?
Road manager Ken and superstar singer Sun find themselves in a cramped, sticky situation. How much longer can Ken’s restraint pull him through this?
Faced with sheer temptation in front of him, Ken has to make a decision now or regret it forever. What path will he choose?
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!
PART 13 IYONA’S FEELING♥ –
When one of Honmaru’s flippant jokes makes its way to Iyona’s ears, it seems like there’s no going back for him! Does Taruruto have something for situations like this, too?
PART 14 DO-OR-DIE GAME OF LOVE!! –
There’s a new guy in town, and despite how mature he may look, he’s apparently still an elementary school student! When Tsutomu falls for Iyona at first sight, can she ever evade his advances?
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?
Ithav Illusions –
A solitary traveler muses over how art can make the soul outlive its body.
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!
CHAPTER 13 –
Two months after joining the special investigation unit, Gotou still struggles with the fact that he has to look after an honest-to-god, full-sized demon.
CHAPTER 14 –
Alice takes the students along as she collects the monthly dues of the only customer Shiouten allows installment payments for. What kind of demon is Kuzunoe?
“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.”
#31 AIR CAT COMING BACK –
They say that animals have a sixth sense, but do they really? Ikuemi recalls the one supernatural event that Kabu had lived to see, and the one that happened after.
#32 GLUTTONY CAT –
Ikuemi looks back on her old cats. She remembers Chobi best as a round cat who ate a lot, but how much did he actually eat back then?
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.
CHAPTER 17 –
Hikari throws a fit over Yori not remembering a very important promise they shared. But how can Yori remember the promise if he isn’t the one who made it? Fix this, Audrey!
CHAPTER 18 –
Ever since Noriko could remember, she was always the quiet loner with no friends. On her field trip to Enoshima, will she finally find something that will put her in the limelight once and for all?
CHAPTER 19 –
Some fun summertime scary stories have got scaredy-cat Yori at his wits’ end. Why is Audrey taking advantage of this situation?
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?
CHAPTER 9 THE LAW OF MELON JUNGLE –
When some in-house fertilizer works a little too well, Chef suddenly has an overwhelming amount of melons on his hands! Can he bake his way out of their problem this time?
CHAPTER 10 COSTUMES CAN BE A PAIN TOO –
What’s the first thing that pops into your mind when you think of Halloween? Costumes and sweets, of course! Cat’s Tongue may have both of those things, but can they ever coax Chef out of his own costume?
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.
FINAL CHAPTER MESSAGE –
Yamada’s debut book finally sees the light of day. Who did she dedicate her masterpiece to, and will they ever get to see it for themselves?
Yamada and her mother have a heart-to-heart talk about the father who isn’t there anymore. Meanwhile, Tama’s owner notices something about her dear kitty…
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!
VOLUME 10, CHAPTER 1 –
It has been three months since the Prince of Lanling took YuèQín under his wing. Does she have anything she’d like to report to her father Xu Zhicai?
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!
FINAL CHAPTER THE COLOR OF THE SKY SEEN THROUGH THE EYE –
Sumine leaves Masora with one last request: when the lights go out, she must run. But where will she run to, and who will be with her?
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…
VOLUME 4, CHAPTER 1 –
Hibiki suddenly asks Mr. Sakaki if she can be his piano accompaniment. Akio is dumbfounded – what could she possibly be thinking about this time?
VOLUME 4, CHAPTER 2 –
Hibiki makes her way to the Shinano International Music Festival – with Akio in tow! How has Mr. Sukagawa been treating his student orchestra so far?
VOLUME 4, CHAPTER 3 –
Mr. Sukagawa tells Akio about the time he first met Hibiki. Will the two conductors – teacher and student – ever see eye to eye?
“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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