Here’s a roundup of new releases on Manga Planet from Kodansha this week!
(Volumes 11 – 13)
Finally, Precision Machine pitcher, Yang and Akikawa Academy’s deathmatch with Seido for the position in the best 8 of the tournament comes to its climax! They come to the seventh inning with neither side giving an inch… Seido, forced into a shutout, finally lets their maneuverability go free! Both teams strive for wins with their own important reasons in mind!! And at the same time, a dark horse that sends ripples through the tournament arises. Will the road to Koshien be enveloped by this new commotion?!
(Volumes 1 – 3)
Kenji Gion has always had a complex about his height. On his first day of high school, he meets the giant Iwashimizu and a certain ball game: rugby. This classic shonen manga of youth and high school rugby starts now!
(Volumes 4 – 6)
Bessatsu Shounen Magazine’s hugely popular story of survival and suspense moves to Weekly Shounen Magazine as a completely brand new series! With the appearance of a strange daruma doll, ordinary life crumbles away in an instant. Even so, live on. Survive. This is the story of the “life” bestowed upon all those who have wished to die. Are you beef or chicken? Live, that’s the only rule.
(Volumes 1 – 2)
Homely and shy, Hime is burdened by the name her mother gave her, “Princess.” Wanting nothing more than to be unnoticed and live a modest life, Hime gets a jolt of inspiration when she tries a dance class where she meets Tango. Her teacher/dance partner, Tango happens to also be her classmate at school. Unfortunately, Tango is desperate to keep his ballroom dancing a secret, believing it will ruin his cool image if anyone at school finds out. Will Tango quit teaching Hime in order to keep his secret or will he be the partner Hime believes he’s destined to be?
Suzuka by Kouji Seo *NEW*
(Volumes 1 – 3)
Yamato is ready for a fresh start. So when his aunt invites him to stay rent-free in her big-city boarding house in hustling, bustling Tokyo, Yamato jumps at the chance. There’s just one teensy-weensy catch: It’s an all-girl housing complex and spa! Things get even more nerve-racking when Yamato meets his neighbor Suzuka, a beautiful track-and-field star. She’s not just the cutest girl Yamato’s ever met, she’s also the coolest, the smartest, and the most intimidating. Can an ordinary guy like Yamato ever hope to win over a girl like Suzuka?
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