On this episode of Manga Mavericks, what was supposed to be an episode discussing the latest Jump Starts from Shonen Jump and My Hero Academia goodness with Maxy Barnard of Friendship Effort Victory, turned out to be another news episode again! We promise you’ll get to hear that discussion next time, but in the meantime, we have plenty of news to keep us busy! Including unfortunate news for Yusuke Murata’s Back To The Future manga, another tidal wave of licenses from Seven Seas, and just how well My Hero Academia: Two Heroes has been doing at the box office! We PROMISE we’ll have a non-news episode next time, but enjoy a shorter episode until then!


00:00 – Intro

00:58 – Yusuke Murata’s Back to the Future manga cancelled
02:34 – Tomo-chan is a Girl ends with 8th volume
03:23 – Detective Conan currently on 9 week hiatus
04:26 – Tokyo Tarereba Girls gets 3 new chapters
05:14 – M&C licenses The Secret of Girls
06:28 – Viz Media releases MHA One Shot manga: “All Might Rising”
08:00 – Viz licenses Snow White with the Red Hair
09:32 – New Kodansha Licenses: October Edition
14:56 – New J-Novel Club licenses
17:49 – New Seven Seas License (and Kaoru Mori manga available digitally)
27:38 – Manga Translation Battle of Professionals
30:33 – Alita film pushed back to February 14th
31:34 – My Hero Academia Two Heroes is a hit at the box office!
35:48 – Jump Force Updates (More characters, original characters, and a release date!)

39:07 – Its Over Already!?

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About The Author Colton

Colton is just your regular glasses wearing nerd residing in Saint Louis, Misery (that's a joke) who loves reading and collecting manga as a hobby and also records too many podcasts! He started off his podcasting escapades in 2013 when he created Life Lessons: The Gintama Manga Cast, which was a show dedicated to Gintama and its past English release of the manga. From there he became the co-host of shows such as the Manga Corner from Anime3000, Heavenly Kings, One Podcast Prevails and many more. Colton first discovered manga back in 2006 when he bought his first issue of Shonen Jump, and ever since then, his love and passion for manga took off from there! His favorite titles include Sket Dance, Eyeshield 21, My Hero Academia and much, much more. Colton can be found frequenting sites such as Anilist and Twitter under the handle of sniperking323.

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