Viz Media Solicitations For April 2021


Viz Media Has Released Their List of Upcoming Manga Titles For April 2021.

Shonen Jump:

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Chainsaw Man, Vol. 4
Story and Art by Tatsuki Fujimoto

As Denji and his team investigate the whereabouts of the Gun Devil, they’re ambushed by a coordinated attack to take them all out. Denji will have to get stronger if he wants to stay alive in this dangerous game!

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 6, 2021 Teen+
$9.99

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Jujutsu Kaisen, Vol. 9
Story and Art by Gege Akutami

Satoru Gojo and Suguru Geto are assigned a mission to escort the Star Plasma Vessel to Master Tengen. However, they’re ambushed by Toji Fushiguro, a mercenary known as the Sorcerer Killer. Can Gojo and Geto survive this surprise attack? And will this be the turning point where Gojo becomes the strongest exorcist while Geto embraces ruin and rebellion?

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 6, 2021 Teen+
$9.99

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We Never Learn, Vol. 15 Story and Art by Taishi Tsutsui

It’s finally time for the National Entrance Exams for college admissions! Yuiga and friends have spent countless hours studying, overcoming all manner of obstacles and hurdles, just for this very day. But Yuiga better watch his step since one slipup could spell disaster!

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 6, 2021 Teen+
$9.99

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Moriarty the Patriot, Vol. 3
Storyboards by Ryosuke Takeuchi, Art by Hikaru Miyoshi, Based on the works of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Just as everything appears to be going Sherlock Holmes’s way, he finds himself arrested for a murder he did not commit! He soon escapes police custody and sets out to clear his name. The victim, Lord Drebber, wrote Sherlock’s name in blood before he died, but why? Will Sherlock be able to solve this puzzle and save himself?

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 6, 2021 Teen+
$9.99

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One Piece, Vol. 96
Story and Art by Eiichiro Oda

Oden’s adventures continue as he travels the seas with the Whitebeard pirates. But how exactly did he meet Gold Roger? And what is going on back in Wano while he is away?

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 6, 2021 Teen
$9.99

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Dr. STONE, Vol. 16
Story by Riichiro Inagaki, Art by Boichi

The battle between the Kingdom of Science and Petrification Kingdom is down to a mano-a-mano match between Senku and Ibara! With his petrified friends’ spirits supporting him, can Senku finally get his hands on the all-powerful petrification weapon?! Later, a shocking revelation about the mysterious “Why-Man” leads the Kingdom of Science on a new adventure!

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 6, 2021 Teen
$9.99

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My Hero Academia, Vol. 27 Story and Art by Kohei Horikoshi

The confrontation between the heroes and the villains of the Paranormal Liberation Front is about to kick off! With so much at stake, even the students of U.A. have joined the heroes to help in the coming battles. Within the PLF, Hawks continues to play a dangerous game as a double agent, but the villains have fearsome resources of their own, including whatever lurks in the doctor’s lab. Plus, with every moment that passes, Tomura Shigaraki comes closer to his ultimate form… When everything goes down, there won’t be any going back!

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 6, 2021 Teen
$9.99

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Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Vol. 21 Story and Art by Koyoharu Gotouge

The fight with Kokushibo, the highest-ranking demon among Muzan’s servants, is over. Although Himejima and Sanemi defeated Kokushibo and sent him to hell, the price the Demon Slayer Corps has paid is very high. Kiriya Ubuyashiki, the new leader of the Demon Slayers, struggles to recover from the losses. With the battle against Muzan far from over, the remaining fighters will need his help more than ever. Meanwhile, deep within Infinity Castle, Tanjiro and his friends come face-to-face with their nemesis at last…

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 6, 2021 Teen
$9.99

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Shojo Beat:

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An Incurable Case of Love, Vol. 7 Story and Art by Maki Enjoji

Even when they’re apart and lonely, they believe in their love. Our Valiant One and the Dark Lord have an incurable case of love! This is the grand finale!

Nanase became a nurse to chase after Dr. Kairi Tendo. Before Kairi travels abroad to study, the two decide to do the things that lovers do. Their love deepens during their limited time together, but a problem arises concerning Kairi’s succession in his family’s business. What will happen to their romance?

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 6, 2021 Mature
$9.99

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Yona of the Dawn, Vol. 29 Story and Art by Mizuho Kusanagi

The Kai Empire begins their plans to attack the Kingdom of Kohka, with North Kai leader Ying Kuelbo particularly interested in capturing the Dragon Warriors! When Yona and Jaeha are taken to Kai Empire against their will, Hak debates the unimaginable in order to save them—joining forces with the Kohka army!

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 6, 2021 Teen
$9.99

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Natsume’s Book of Friends, Vol. 25 Story and Art by Yuki Midorikawa

Nyanko sensei is missing, and the only clue to his whereabout is a shard of pottery painted with calico markings! Following the urgings of a dream seemingly sent by the shard, Natsume travels to a local kiln and finds far more than just answers about his lost friend.

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 6, 2021 Teen
$9.99

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Pokémon Adventures Collector’s Edition, Vol. 7 Story by Hidenori Kusaka, Art by Satoshi Yamamoto

Ruby and Sapphire find out that Archie and Maxie, the leaders of evil Team Aqua and equally evil Team Magma, are using the Blue Orb and the Red Orb to control two Legendary Pokémon, Kyogre and Groudon. As the two Trainers struggle with their opponents, they also discover a mysterious connection between their own memories of the past. Can they figure out the secret in time to awaken three Pokémon that can save the day?

Collects the original Pokémon Adventures volumes 19, 20 & 21!

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 13, 2021 All Ages $17.99

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Persona 5, Vol. 6
Story and Art by Hisato Murasaki, Based on the video game by Atlus

The Phantom Thieves’ next target is Junya Kaneshiro, a mafia boss scamming high school students in Shibuya. They manage to fight their way through Kaneshiro’s palace’s tough security, but Kaneshiro still has some dirty tricks up his sleeve! Will the Phantom Thieves be able to help Makoto get out of Kaneshiro’s clutches? Or will she end up in debt to him forever?!

On Sale Date April 13, 2021 Age Rating Teen+
Price USA $9.99

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Pokémon Adventures: Black 2 & White 2, Vol. 3 Story by Hidenori Kusaka, Art by Satoshi Yamamoto

Castelia City has been frozen over by Kyurem and is now locked in ice. White is still searching for the whereabouts of Black, who went missing after the battle against Ghetsis. And Fennel has come up with a theory that the Light Stone was actually connected to the Pokémon Dream World.

Will Black, White, Blake and Whitley be able to team up in time to stop Ghetsis, Colress and Kyurem at the Giant Chasm?

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 13, 2021 All Ages $9.99

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Ask Iwata
By Satoru Iwata, Edited by Hobonichi

Satoru Iwata was the former Global President and CEO of Nintendo and a gifted programmer who played a key role in the creation of many of the world’s best-known games. He led the production of innovative platforms such as the Nintendo DS and the Wii, and laid the groundwork for the development of the wildly successful Pokémon Go game and the Nintendo Switch. Known for his analytical and imaginative mind, but even more for his humility and people-first approach to leadership, Satoru Iwata was beloved by game fans and developers worldwide.

In this motivational collection, Satoru Iwata addresses diverse subjects such as locating bottlenecks, how success breeds resistance to change, and why programmers should never say no. Drawn from the “Iwata Asks” series of interviews with key contributors to Nintendo games and hardware, and featuring conversations with renowned Mario franchise creator Shigeru Miyamoto and creator of EarthBound Shigesato Itoi, Ask Iwata offers game fans and business leaders an insight into the leadership, development and design philosophies of one of the most beloved figures in gaming history.

On Sale Date April 13, 2021 Price USA $22.99

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Blue Flag, Vol. 7
Story and Art by KAITO

Rumors spread like wildfire after Toma’s shocking confession during the culture festival, leaving Taichi confused and uncertain. The effects of that event ripple out to the others, leaving wounds in their wake. Meanwhile, Toma’s brother sits him down for a frank talk. All the thoughts and emotions everyone has kept hidden are finally coming to light, and relationships begin to change.

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 20, 2021 Teen+
$12.99

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Lovesickness: Junji Ito Story Collection Story and Art by Junji Ito

Ryusuke returns to the town he once lived in because rumors are swirling about girls killing themselves after encountering a bewitchingly handsome young man. Harboring his own secret from time spent in this town, Ryusuke attempts to capture the beautiful boy and close the case, but…

Starting with the strikingly bloody “Lovesickness,” this volume collects ten stories showcasing horror master Junji Ito in peak form, including “The Strange Hikizuri Siblings” and “The Rib Woman.”

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 20, 2021 Teen+
$22.99

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Asadora!, Vol. 2
Story and Art by Naoki Urasawa

Asa and Kasuga see the tail of a giant creature rise from the water. In a jungle, explorers discover massive claw marks in a tree trunk. And years later in 1964, a mysterious military man appears asking all the wrong questions.

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 20, 2021 Teen+
$14.99

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Ultraman, Vol. 15
Story and Art by Eiichi Shimizu & Tomohiro Shimoguchi

Taro vows to fight the Star Cluster Council, believing that it has other plans for Earth besides its destruction and invasion. But the wild and mysterious Valky, maneuvering secretly within the Star Cluster Council, plays havoc with Taro’s mind. The machinations of the council rev up, and the outcome of their power play will determine the fate of the Earth!

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 20, 2021 Teen
$12.99

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Golden Kamuy, Vol. 21 Story and Art by Satoru Noda

Sugimoto and Asirpa (and Shiraishi too) have been reunited and head south across Karafuto with the goal of returning to Hokkaido. But after so much time apart and all that has happened, Asirpa’s feelings about the Ainu struggle have changed. Meanwhile, Lieutenant Tsurumi begins trying to decipher the code in the tattooed skins and sends a double agent into Hijikata’s group. But Hijikata is no fool, however, and engages in a battle of wits with Tsurumi. Regardless of who comes out top, it is clear that only Asirpa holds the key to finding the Ainu gold.

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 20, 2021 Mature $12.99

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Komi Can’t Communicate, Vol. 12 Story and Art by Tomohito Oda

Exam season has crash-landed on the students of Itan High, and in between getting kicked out of the library for exceeding the legal decibel levels, Komi and the gang are dreaming of the coming summer break. And with more friends now than ever, Komi’s modest vacation to-do list soon becomes a recipe for delightful summer shenanigans!

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 13, 2021 Teen
$9.99

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Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle, Vol. 14 Story and Art by Kagiji Kumanomata

When things seem too peaceful in the Demon Castle, the demons investigate and find the princess in a literal bind. Having stolen a gizmo to create alternate dimensions, Princess Syalis uses it to do good in the world. Just kidding! Of course she uses it for her own (and the Teddy Demons’) selfish gain. Then, a lightning storm reveals one demon is (predictably) even more frightened of thunder than the princess. Quilladillo goes on vacation only to discover he has a stowaway in his trunk, but it’s not the princess. Just kidding! Of course it is. And then a relative of the princess appears in the castle! What are the demon hostage takers to do…?!

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 13, 2021 Teen
$9.99

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Call of the Night, Vol. 1 Story and Art by Kotoyama

When Nazuna invites Ko to spend the night at her place in an abandoned building, he’s stoked! But then he awakens to kisses on his neck with a little too much bite to them… Is it just the delicious taste of his blood that makes her meet him night after night for late-night adventures, conversation and…naps? Or something else? Then, when a cute girl from Yamori’s past shows up and competes for his attention, his budding relationship with the undead is put to the test!

On Sale Date Age Rating Price USA

April 13, 2021 Teen+
$9.99

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