2021 is getting closer and there is a ton of manga to look forward to! Viz Media has detailed their full release plans for January and February 2021, and it’s packed with a slew of new and returning titles for readers to enjoy. Check out the full list below:

Shonen Jump

Platinum End, Vol. 12
Story by Tsugumi Ohba, Art by Takeshi Obata
Just when it looked like the god candidates might come to an agreement, one of them is suddenly assassinated. Now Professor Yoneda seems to be in control of the entire god selection process. Will the remaining candidates yield to Yoneda’s desire to rid humanity of fake gods, or does Mirai have a different plan in mind…?
On Sale Date January 5, 2021
Age Rating Mature
Price USA $9.99

Moriarty the Patriot, Vol. 2
Storyboards by Ryosuke Takeuchi, Art by Hikaru Miyoshi, Based on the works of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
After successfully establishing a foothold in Durham andncleansing the city of some of its corruption, William JamesMoriarty sets his sights on London. To make headway there, he needs the aid of his brother Albert. But while on his way to London, Moriarty is kidnapped by a gang of criminals! He needs Albert sooner than he thought, but will Albert be able to save him in time?
On Sale Date January 5, 2021
Age Rating Teen+
Price USA $9.99

The Promised Neverland, Vol. 18
Story by Kaiu Shirai, Art by Posuka Demizu
Emma and Ray race to the queen’s chamber to stop Norman’s plan, but are they already too late? What has propelled Norman to take such a brutal path, and is it something that will forever change his relationship with his closest friends?
On Sale Date January 5, 2021
Age Rating Teen+
Price USA $9.99

Haikyu!!, Vol. 42
Story and Art by Haruichi Furudate
Hinata is removed from the game with a fever, leaving Karasuno to battle it out against Kamomedai in the final set without their biggest scorer! Anguished that he can’t be there, Hinata watches the rest of the game via broadcast. What does he see from outside of the court? Find out as the Spring Tournament arc comes to an end!
On Sale Date January 5, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating Teen

My Hero Academia, Vol. 26
Story and Art by Kohei Horikoshi
Hawks and the Safety Commission have managed to get their hands on some top secret information. A big villain attack is coming, and the heroes must do all they can to prepare. As part of these preparations, Eraser Head and Present Mic pay a visit to the prison, while Midoriya, Bakugo and Todoroki begin training under Endeavor in order to become fighters who can stand on their own. But in the meantime, the boys will have tosurvive a dinner party at the Todoroki household!
On Sale Date January 5, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating Teen

Black Clover, Vol. 24
Story and Art by Yūki Tabata
In order to protect themselves against the ruthless Spade Kingdom, Asta and his fellow magic knights have spent six months training under the watchful eye of the princess of the Heart Kingdom. But will their efforts be enough when the war between the countries finally breaks out?
On Sale Date January 5, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating Teen

Jujutsu Kaisen 0
Story and Art by Gege Akutami
Yuta Okkotsu is a nervous high school student who is suffering from a serious problem…his childhood friend Rika has turned into a curse and won’t leave him alone. Since Rika is no ordinary curse, his plight gets noticed by Satoru Gojo, a teacher at Jujutsu High, a school where exorcists are taught to combat curses. Gojo convinces him to enroll, but can Yuta learn enough in time to confront the curse that haunts him?
On Sale Date January 5, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating Teen+

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Part 4–Diamond Is Unbreakable, Vol. 8
Story and Art by Hirohiko Araki
What kind of weirdo lives on a transmission tower?! An allnew enemy Stand attempts to trap, outwit and eliminate Josuke Higashikata and Okuyasu Nijimura, but Shining Diamond is a formidable foe! Then, the battle for Morioh turns personal when Koichi disappears. What else does this new enemy have in mind for the gang? Plus, Yoshikage Kira is still hiding, biding his time, eager to take another life…
On Sale Date February 2, 2021
Age Rating Teen+
Price USA $9.99

Naruto: Shikamaru’s Story–Mourning Clouds
Written by Takashi Yano, Original Story by Masashi Kishimoto
A rupture in the alliance at the Summit of the Five Kages triggers the Fifth Great Ninja War! Meanwhile, Shikamaru and his family grow further and further apart. But Shikamaru has a very powerful card up his sleeve to bring peace to both the world and his family!
On Sale Date February 2, 2021
Price USA $10.99

We Never Learn, Vol. 14
Story and Art by Taishi Tsutsui
Rizu Ogata’s a genius when it comes to science and math, but she can’t seem to understand the subtleties of human emotion. For her, the tidiness of logic and order that the sciences provide are a comfort, especially when she tries to understand her own feelings for Nariyuki. At the same time, Rizu’s dealing with self-esteem issues, and because of those conflicted feelings, she suddenly disappears!
On Sale Date February 2, 2021
Age Rating Teen+
Price USA $9.99

Blue Exorcist, Vol. 25
Story and Art by Kazue Kato
As his vision of the past draws to a close, an older Rin bears witness to the tragic climax of the Blue Night. He watches as Satan’s cloned body can no longer contain the massive cosmic energies within him. The Knights of the True Cross are faced with an unprecedented crisis as a wave of destruction begins to sweep across the world. Although just a newborn, Rin is hugely powerful and his demon heart scourges the Knights of the True Cross with its fire. The blue flames continue to spread and no one will be spared their heat…
On Sale Date February 2, 2021
Age Rating Teen+
Price USA $9.99

Jujutsu Kaisen, Vol. 8
Story and Art by Gege Akutami
Yuji Itadori and the first-years have defeated two of the reincarnated Death Painting curses and recovered one of Sukuna’s fingers. Due to their success, some have been recommended for a promotion to Grade 1. Later, the story flashes back in time to when Satoru Gojo and the nefarious Suguru Geto were second-year students at Jujutsu High! What went wrong back then that led Geto astray?
On Sale Date February 2, 2021
Age Rating Teen+
Price USA $9.99

Boruto: Naruto Next Generations, Vol. 10
Story by Masashi Kishimoto, Art by Mikio Ikemoto, Script by Ukyo Kodachi
Kawaki starts to feel comfortable in his new home, but a surprise visitor threatens to change all that. Meanwhile, Naruto makes quick work of his first opponent from Kara, but when Jigen invades the village, his next challenge won’t be as easy!
On Sale Date February 2, 2021
Age Rating Teen
Price USA $9.99

Seraph of the End, Vol. 20
Story by Takaya Kagami, Art by Yamato Yamamoto, Storyboards by Daisuke Furuya
The Hyakuya Sect descends on the Demon Army as the First Progenitor, Sika Madu, takes over Shinoa’s mind and body. Leading the invasion is none other than Second Progenitor Rígr Stafford, and he’s after Yuichiro, who is once again on the run with Mika. Meanwhile, Guren and Mahiru enact their longawaited plan, allowing the second demon inside Guren, Noya, to possess him. It’s an all-out war between vampires, humans and demons!
On Sale Date February 2, 2021
Age Rating Teen+
Price USA $9.99

Samurai 8: The Tale of Hachimaru, Vol. 5 (FINAL VOLUME)
Story by Masashi Kishimoto, Art by Akira Okubo
The secrets of the universe are revealed as Hachimaru fights for his life in the final volume of Samurai 8: The Tale of Hachimaru.
On Sale Date February 2, 2021
Age Rating Teen
Price USA $9.99

Kaguya-sama: Love Is War, Vol. 18
Story and Art by Aka Akasaka
Will Ai leave her post as Kaguya’s personal assistant and confidant?! Meanwhile, Kaguya and Yu go to great lengths to prevent their not-so-dark secrets from getting out. A sports tournament provides yet another opportunity for the gang to desperately attempt to impress each other with their athletic prowess—or coaching skills. And then it’s finally time for an educational school trip! Of course all the students view this as just an opportunity to hang out with or spy on the objects of their attraction! Wet hair is better than a wet T-shirt.
On Sale Date February 2, 2021
Age Rating Teen
Price USA $9.99

Dr. STONE, Vol. 15
Story by Riichiro Inagaki, Art by Boichi
While the Kingdom of Science is busy reviving people, Senku’s task force is putting together a plan to nab the petrification device. Once the equipment’s ready, it’ll be a three-way showdown between the Kingdom of Science, the Petrification Kingdom and the mighty warrior Moz! But Senku’s enemies are one step ahead with a scheme of their own…
On Sale Date February 2, 2021
Age Rating Teen
Price USA $9.99

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Vol. 20
Story and Art by Koyoharu Gotouge
After their initial confrontation with Kokushibo, the most powerful of Muzan’s demons, Tokito is severely wounded and Genya has been cut in half—but is still alive! Can his regenerative power heal even this fatal wound? Then the Hashira Himejima and Sanemi square off against Kokushibo and unleash all the skill they have against him. Himejima is blind, but if he can see into the Transparent World, he might have a chance. Who will survive this whirlwind of flashing blades?
On Sale Date February 2, 2021
Age Rating Teen
Price USA $9.99

Shojo Beat

Snow White with the Red Hair, Vol. 11
Story and Art by Sorata Akiduki
Yuzuri, Suzu and Kirito travel all the way from Lilias to visit Shirayuki and friends, resulting in a delightful reunion—until things take a turn! Meanwhile, Izana pressures Zen to hold a banquet to seek out potential brides, but Zen has another idea in mind.
On Sale Date January 5, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating Teen

An Incurable Case of Love, Vol. 6
Story and Art by Maki Enjoji
Our Valiant One and the Dark Lord are in mutual lovey-dovey mode! Or so they thought. Now their greatest challenge has arrived! Nanase became a nurse to chase after Dr. Kairi Tendo. Now the two are finally starting to act like lovers. They’re busy enjoying blissful days until Kairi’s older sister Ryuko goes missing!
On Sale Date January 5, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating Mature

Love Me, Love Me Not, Vol. 6
Story and Art by Io Sakisaka
Love and friendship have become quite complicated for these four friends. Even though their feelings are mutual, Akari and Kazuomi can’t get their timing right. Rio realizes he likes Yuna, but he suspects his friend Agatsuma likes her too.
On Sale Date January 5, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating Teen

Daytime Shooting Star, Vol. 10
Story and Art by Mika Yamamori
Suzume has moved to Tokyo and is living with her uncle. Mamura’s sudden confession of love leaves Suzume’s head spinning. After spending the entire night agonizing over how to respond to him, she finally decides to give Mamura a chance. But soon after she makes her choice, Mr. Shishio throws her a curveball!
On Sale Date January 5, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating Teen

Prince Freya, Vol. 4
Story and Art by Keiko Ishihara
The unexpected arrival of horned warriors at Fort Leren is all that saves the Tyrish troops from the Sigurdian seige. But the Kelds have no interest in joining forces with Tyr—they only intervened to cause pain to their old foe. While it is a disappointing decision, it opens Freya’s eyes to other paths of resistance. Tyr might have no allies, but Sigurd has many enemies!
On Sale Date January 5, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating Teen+

Shortcake Cake, Vol. 11
Story and Art by suu Morishita
Riku’s mother asks him to come live with her, but Rei still won’t tell Riku how he truly feels about him. Ten does everything she can to push Rei in the right direction because she knows it’s the key to seeing Riku smile again.
On Sale Date February 2, 2021
Age Rating Teen
Price USA $9.99

The King’s Beast, Vol. 1
Story and Art by Rei Toma
Legend says that a sacred beast appears in the time of a great
king… Ajin are people who bear the attributes of beasts, and in this kingdom they are forced to serve men in the military and women in the brothels. The 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 Rangetsu’s twin brother Sogetsu showed signs of such abilities, he was ripped from her arms and given to Prince Tenyou as a beast servant, where he quickly fell victim to bloody royal intrigues. Now in a world that promises only bitterness, Rangetsu’s one hope is to disguise herself as a man and find a way into the palace to avenge her brother!
On Sale Date February 2, 2021
Age Rating Teen
Price USA $9.99

Yona of the Dawn, Vol. 28
Story and Art by Mizuho Kusanagi
After Yona and her friends save the Fire Tribe from an invasion by the Kai Empire, word of their prowess spreads amongst those with deep faith in the Crimson Dragon King. Yona and the gang take cover at Saika Palace, but what trouble awaits when Su-won’s advisor Keishuk shows up to guard the Fire Tribe border?
On Sale Date February 2, 2021
Age Rating Teen
Price USA $9.99


Viz Media

Persona 5, Vol. 5
Story and Art by Hisato Murasaki, Based on the video game by Atlus
Shujin Academy student council president Makoto Nijima is starting to suspect that Akira and his friends may be more than just school students. Meanwhile, a criminal organization operating in Shibuya has started to target high school students in a new, devious scam. Will the Phantom Thieves be able to prove they’re the good guys, all while keeping their identities a secret?!
On Sale Date January 12, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating Teen+

Takane & Hana, Vol. 16
Story and Art by Yuki Shiwasu
Hiromi idolizes his older cousin Takane and will do anything to protect him—including running away from home! Takane’s got enough problems dealing with work exhaustion and Hiromi’s father itching to take him down, but maybe he’ll be able to find Hiromi with Hana’s help!
On Sale Date January 5, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating Teen

YO-KAI WATCH, Vol. 16
Story and Art by Noriyuki Konishi
Nate returns with a totally different Yo-kai Watch and the amazing Yo-kai Keystones! Get ready to meet a whole bunch of bizarre new Yo-kai!
On Sale Date January 12, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating All Ages

Pokémon: Sun & Moon, Vol. 9
Story by Hidenori Kusaka, Art by Satoshi Yamamoto
Sun and Moon are stranded in Ultra Space, home of the Ultra Beasts! Worse, they’ve lost Legendary Pokémon Lunala! Who can they trust in this alternate dimension…? Things look dark for everyone—especially in Ultra Megalopolis, the city that has lost its light!
Will our heroes ever get home?
On Sale Date January 12, 2021
Price USA $4.99
Age Rating All Ages

Splatoon, Vol. 11
Story and Art by Sankichi Hinodeya
The final match of the Ranked Battle Cup begins! Find out what happens when Team Blueperor steps inside the arena against their greatest opponents, the fierce X-Blood!
On Sale Date January 12, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating All Ages

Fullmetal Alchemist: Fullmetal Edition, Vol. 12
Story and Art by Hiromu Arakawa
In an alchemical ritual gone wrong, Edward Elric lost his arm and his leg, and his brother Alphonse became nothing but a soul in a suit of armor. They seek answers in the north but are blackmailed into aiding a terrible plot that threatens to destroy the entire country.
On Sale Date February 9, 2021
Age Rating Teen
Price USA $19.99

Pokémon Adventures Collector’s Edition, Vol. 6
Story by Hidenori Kusaka, Art by Satoshi Yamamoto
Trainer Ruby must battle his scariest opponent yet…his father! Meanwhile, Sapphire is having trouble getting in her quota of Gym battles. One Gym Leader wants to just hand her a badge without a proper fight, and another has been…kidnapped?! Behind the scenes, it looks like Team Magma, with a little help from Team Aqua, might be the reason Ruby and Sapphire are on a losing streak! Collects the original Pokémon Adventures volumes 16, 17 & 18!
On Sale Date February 9, 2021
Age Rating All Ages
Price USA $17.99

A Tropical Fish Yearns for Snow, Vol. 6
Story and Art by Makoto Hagino
Koyuki and Konatsu have both started to see the other as important, but they’re still unable to be honest about their feelings. This leads to frustrating days when they’re never in sync, and gradually they begin to drift apart. Then one day Konatsu sees Koyuki and her classmate Kaede spending time together as if they’re the best of friends, and she can’t contain her agitation. Konatsu and Koyuki feel so strongly about each other that they feel uneasy even when there’s nothing to worry about.
On Sale Date February 9, 2021
Age Rating Teen
Price USA $9.99

VIZ Signature

Asadora!, Vol. 1
Story and Art by Naoki Urasawa
When Asa’s mother goes into labor yet again, Asa runs off to find a doctor. But no one bats an eye when she doesn’t return—not even as a storm approaches Nagoya. Forgotten yet again, Asa runs into a burglar and tries to stop him on her own, a decision that leads to an unlikely alliance.
On Sale Date January 19, 2021
Price USA $14.99
Age Rating Teen+

Hell’s Paradise: Jigokuraku, Vol. 6
Story and Art by Yuji Kaku
The conflict between the ruthless bandit Aza Chobe and Gabimaru the Hollow explodes into an all-out battle! Chobe, already a formidable foe, has found new levels of strength thanks to the influence of tao. Can Gabimaru’s skills prevent his death at the hands of this monstrous enemy, or will the pintsize ninja finally lose?
On Sale Date January 19, 2021
Price USA $12.99
Age Rating Mature

BEASTARS, Vol. 10
Story and Art by Paru Itagaki
Red deer Louis learns he has more in common with lion Ibuki, his biggest supporter in the Shishi-gumi gang, than he thinks. While the blood feud between gray wolf Legoshi and brown bear Riz escalates, puma Tao and anteater Kibi attempt a reconciliation. Giant panda Gohin continues his work attempting to cure carnivores of their meat addiction. And surprising secrets about Legoshi’s family and past are revealed.
On Sale Date January 19, 2021
Price USA $12.99
Age Rating Teen+

Dead Dead Demon’s Dededede Destruction, Vol. 9
Story and Art by Inio Asano
Oda and Futaba are lurking in Oran’s memories from an alternative timeline where she and Kadode simultaneously save the earth and ruin their lives. When the worst happens, Oran takes a desperate leap into another timeline. But things don’t seem to be going very well in that timeline either. Good thing there are endless timelines, right, Isobeyan?
On Sale Date January 19, 2021
Price USA $14.99

Age Rating Mature

Children of the Whales, Vol. 16
Story and Art by Abi Umeda
Orca is known as the God of Death, a cold and emotionless soldier who has no qualms about using his little sister as a pawn in his game against the empire. But now Chakuro has seen into the very heart of the pain that motivates Orca’s bloody quest. Can a shared history of loss bridge the differences between them? Or is the pull of death too strong for even love to overcome?
On Sale Date January 19, 2021
Price USA $12.99
Age Rating Teen+

Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt, Vol. 15
Story and Art by Yasuo Ohtagaki, Concept by Hajime Yatate and Yoshiyuki Tomino
The battle for the Nanyang Alliance’s Taal volcano base is over. Sojo Levan Fu and his followers managed to evacuate the newly manufactured Psycho Zakus into orbit. But this victory came at a heavy price. During a ferocious rearguard action, Io—consumed by his bloodlust—accidentally killed someone dear to both he and Daryl. Enraged, Daryl destroyed the Spartan. In the aftermath of the battle, what’s left of the Spartan’s crew regroups to lick their wounds. Io lies in the infirmary, broken by what he’s done. But the war is not finished with Io Fleming, and will leave him with nothing when it’s over. Until then, he has only one job to do…
On Sale Date January 19, 2021
Price USA $14.99
Age Rating Teen+

Urusei Yatsura, Vol. 9
Story and Art by Rumiko Takahashi
The principal is inspired to launch a Miss Tomobiki High pageant in which the ladies of the school vie for dominance in beauty, intellect and combat skills! Who will win the Miss Tomobiki High crown? Later, Mendo’s secret past is suddenly revealed! Driven by empathy—or perhaps friendship, or maybe just curiosity—Ataru and the gang journey to Mendo’s childhood to address the roots of his incurable claustrophobia. Will a scalpel finally pierce the darkness that lurks in Mendo’s
heart?
On Sale Date February 16, 2021
Age Rating Teen+
Price USA $19.99

Mermaid Saga Collector’s Edition, Vol. 2 (FINAL VOLUME)
Story and Art by Rumiko Takahashi
Immortals Yuta and Mana continue to come across people who are dealing with the effects of having eaten mermaid flesh. Some are scarred, in excruciating pain or just trying to survive, but they all lead mysterious lives filled with unspeakable horror. Is one’s humanity doomed to be lost in exchange for immortality?
On Sale Date February 16, 2021
Age Rating Teen+
Price USA $24.99

Golden Kamuy, Vol. 20
Story and Art by Satoru Noda
If the hidden Ainu gold can ever be found, will it be worth the price paid for it in lives lost and ruined? Who really murdered the Ainu for their treasure? With Kiroranke dead, Ogata may have some answers, but after the confrontation on the ice of the Mamiya Strait he needs medical attention. The lure of the gold still calls to Hijikata and his men, and Tsurumi and the rogue soldiers of the 7th Division are far from giving up—if they can’t get their hands on Sugimoto and Asirpa, they’ll tear each other apart instead!
On Sale Date February 16, 2021
Age Rating Mature
Price USA $12.99

Assassin’s Creed: Blade of Shao Jun, Vol. 1
Story and Art by Minoji Kurata
1526 AD—China is ruled by the Great Ming Empire. Though the empire flourishes, the winds of the new Emperor’s political purge are sweeping over the land, and turmoil is brewing. With the decimation of her comrades, Shao Jun has become China’s last Assassin. After escaping to Europe, she has now returned alone to her homeland. Her purpose: vengeance!
On Sale Date February 16, 2021
Age Rating Teen
Price USA $14.99

Shonen Sunday

Fly Me to the Moon, Vol. 3
Story and Art by Kenjiro Hata
Nasa has been introduced to Tsukasa’s family…sort of. Now it’s time for Tsukasa to meet her in-laws! Nasa is determined to do whatever it takes to make a long bus ride romantic, while Tsukasa is just happy to check out food courts along the way. Little do they know that Chitose and her maids are on their tail, bent on turning their quickie honeymoon into a quickie divorce!
On Sale Date January 12, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating Teen+

RIN-NE, Vol. 37
Story and Art by Rumiko Takahashi
The disembodied spirit of Ayame Sakaki’s crush on Jumonji is becoming increasingly bold. Ayame resolves to get this stroppy spirit under control once and for all, but the spirit predicts her plans and asks Rinne to sever the spiritual chain connecting her to Ayame!
On Sale Date January 12, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating Teen+

Case Closed, Vol. 77
Story and Art by Gosho Aoyama
When a tabloid publisher is murdered, the hardest part of the case may be finding someone who didn’t want him dead. A cold case heats up when a new victim is found with the character for “death” written nearby. And when the Junior Detective League stumbles on a crime while camping, Anita risks exposing her secret identity. As he solves these cases, Conan keeps running into three suspicious characters—overly friendly neighbor Subaru Okiya, eager young private eye Toru Amuro, and teen detective Masumi Sera. Which of them is the man (or woman) in black code-named Bourbon?
On Sale Date January 12, 2021
Price USA $9.99
Age Rating Teen+

Komi Can’t Communicate, Vol. 11
Story and Art by Tomohito Oda
It’s spring break, the Komi family is ready for adventure and a recently renovated resort is calling their name! And they aren’t the only ones lured by the prospect of go-karts and camping— the Tadano family is there for some fun too, with Najimi tagging along! But when a sudden summer storm strands Tadano and Komi in a deserted cabin, things turn serious. How will they avoid catching colds with only one blanket to warm them?!
On Sale Date February 9, 2021
Age Rating Teen
Price USA $9.99

About The Author Varun Gupta

Varun Gupta is an analyst residing in Minnesota. While his professional interests have led him on the path to the business world, he has always had an immense love of animation and comics. An obsessive manga collector, he spends his free time attempting to read through his massive backlog of series, hoping to one day finish them all. Will he succeed in his perilous quest? Probably not, but at least he’s having fun doing it!