The King’s Beast: Viz Media Announces New Manga Title From New York Times Best-Seller Rei Toma

Viz Media Reveals An Official Release Date For Rei Toma’s ‘The King’s Beast’

Viz Media has announced the return of New York Times bestselling manga writer Rei Toma and her upcoming new manga series The King’s Beast. The Dawn Of The Arcana’s World Returns With Vengeful Fangs as Ajin boys who show signs of special abilities are conscripted to serve in the imperial palace as beast-servants—status symbols and shields for their royal masters, to be kept or discarded on a whim.

When they were children, Rangetsu’s twin brother Sogetsu was ripped from her arms and sent to the palace to attend Prince Tenyouasa beast-servant, where he quickly fell victim to bloody dynastic. Now in a world that promises only bitterness, Rangetsu’sonehopeatavengingherbrotheristodisguise herself as a man and finds a way into the palace! Prince Tenyou is not what Rangetsu expected, and the political currents in the palace run deep and strange. Does Rangetsu have any chance of finding justice for her brother, or will she become just another Ajin casualty in the game of kings?

Story and Art by Rei Toma

Release February 2, 2021

ISBN-13 978-1-9747-2054-5

Trim Size 5 × 7 1/2

Imprint Shojo Beat

The King's Beast

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