June is quickly approaching, and as usual, Kodansha Manga is planning to debut several new series on digital platforms in the coming. Here’s what readers should expect in June:

Ya Boy Kongming

By Yuto Yotsuba, Ryo Ogawa

Release Date: June 01, 2021

The Tokyo Party Scene isn’t NEAR ready for the star general of the Three Kingdoms era, but he sure is ready for it! Get down, shake your thing, and prepare to laugh out loud with this historical fantasy timeslip comedy, Ya Boy Kongming!

Police in a Pod

By Miko Yasu

Release Date: June 8, 2021

The tale of two policewomen and their ever-changing lives – the manga that won the 66th Shogakukan manga award!

Undead Girl Murder Farce

By Yugo Aosaki, Haruka Tomoyama

Release Date: June 15, 2021

Vampires, a supernatural detective, and a girl’s head in a birdcage, oh my! The mysterious game is afoot in Victorian England in this atmospheric supernatural story that’s sure to keep you on your toes!

Saint Cecilia and Pastor Lawrence

By Hazano Kazutake

Release Date: June 22, 2021

What’s a priest to do when the Saint he’s tasked to take care of is…a klutz? One thing’s for sure…every day is bound to be lively!


Quality Assurance in Another World

By Masamichi Sato

Release Date: June 29, 2021

A fantasy world with a dark secret can still hold cheery villagers! But what happens when things start to go wrong in a reality so fantastic?

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!