Manga creator Makoto RaikuOn Saturday, it was announced that Konjiki no Gash!! 2 (Zatch Bell2) series will launch in various digital book services around mid-March. Raiku will announce the exact launch date once it is determined.
Raiku is well-known for his famous hat. Zatch Bell (Konjiki no Gash!!) manga series, which he launched in Shogakukan‘s Weekly Shonen SundayThe magazine was launched in 2001 and closed in 2007. ShogakukanFor the series, 33 volumes of compiled books were published. Viz MediaThe first 25 volumes of the manga were published in North America, before the title was discontinued. Viz describes this story:
Kiyomaro Takamine, a brilliant junior high student, is the target of teasing because of his inflated self-esteem (and tendency to blow up the grading curve). So his father sends him a bizarre birthday present — a strange little boy named Gash — to help him make friends and reform his bad attitude. GaKiyomaro discovers the mysterious red volume of spells sh carries with him.Sh has magical powers that can be unleashed when he reads from the book! Kiyomaro’s destiny will change forever, but there are still more surprises!
The manga inspired a 150-episode TV anime that ran from 2003 through 2006. Zatch Bell: 101st DevilThe, and Zatch Bell: Attack of the MechavulcanThere were two anime films released in 2005 and 2004 respectively. ToonamiFrom 2005 to 2007, 77 episodes were aired of the anime. Viz MediaFrom 2005 to 2007, the first 100 episodes were made available on DVD. The same episodes can also be found in the compilation DVDs. Crunchyroll.
Raiku stopped working for ShogakukanAfter settlement of a lawsuit against the publisher over five color pieces of art by Raiku, the publisher lost.
Raiku launched his Animal Land (Dōbutsu no Kuni) manga in Kodansha‘s Bessatsu Shōnen MagazineIn 2009, it was ended in 2013. KodanshaFor the series, 14 volumes of compiled books were published. Kodansha ComicsNorth America published the manga.
Raiku created the school fantasy manga Vector BallIn April 2016, it was abruptly ended in February 2017.
Updated:The manga was launched digitally on March 14th. Source: Famitsu.com
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