Shinpei Funatsu attracts time-travel comedy launching November 3
The official Twitter account for Kodansha‘s Journal Pocket app and web site revealed on Tuesday that Ken Wakui‘s Tokyo Revengers manga is inspiring a parody manga titled Tōdai Revengers (Tokyo College Revengers) that can launch on Journal Pocket on November 3. Shinpei Funatsu is drawing the manga. In keeping with its description, the parody will probably be a time-travel comedy centering on the College of Tokyo.
Wakui launched the Tokyo Revengers manga in Kodansha‘s Weekly Shōnen Journal in March 2017, and Kodansha revealed the manga’s twenty fourth compiled e-book quantity on September 17. The manga has greater than 40 million copies in circulation.
Kodansha Comics is publishing the manga digitally in English, and it describes the story:
Watching the information, Takemichi Hanagaki learns that his girlfriend from manner again in center faculty, Hinata Tachibana, has died. The one girlfriend he ever had was simply killed by a villainous group often known as the Tokyo Manji Gang. He lives in a crappy condominium with skinny partitions, and his six-years-younger boss treats him like an fool. Plus, he is a whole and whole virgin … On the top of his rock-bottom life, he immediately time-leaps twelve years again to his center faculty days!! To save lots of Hinata, and alter the life he spent operating away, hopeless part-timer Takemichi should goal for the highest of Kanto’s most sinister delinquent gang!!
A tv anime adaptation debuted on the MBS channel on April 10. Crunchyroll streamed the anime because it aired in Japan. Warner Bros. Japan produced a live-action movie of the manga, which opened on July 9. The movie has bought 3,287,966 tickets and earned a cumulative whole of 4,380,828,440 yen (about US$39.47 million) as of September 26, changing into the best incomes live-action movie of the 12 months in Japan up to now.
Supply: Journal Pocket Twitter account