The last news article was about a new manga short, Zero Story, that revolves around Yoh Asakura. Not much information is known about this new development.
Shaman King is a series written by Hiroyuki Takei that ran in Shueisha's Weekly Shonen magazine in 1998. The series ended abruptly in 2004 with 32 volumes. After Shaman King had an anime adaptation that ran in TV Tokyo and on Fox Box, the manga series had a Kanzenban format in 2009. The Kanzenban series is the perfect edition that ends Shaman King officially with 27 volumes.
Shaman King is about Yoh Asakura who dreams to be Shaman King to get the easy life. He has to fight many shamans from all over the world in a tournament for the title, Shaman King.
For more information, please see the Beginner Guide To Shaman King for those who haven't read or watched Shaman King.
Now, for the news, Shaman King Flowers is about Yoh Asakura's son, Hana Asakura. This development is on the fifth volume of Shonen's Jump Kai Magazine where Hiroyuki Takei announces that this story will premiered in April and in the same magazine. Also, Takei states that the Zero Story will be accompanying the sequel, too.
In related news
Voice actress and singer Megumi Hayashibara confirmed on Tuesday that she sang Shaman King's "Osorezan Revoir" song for the video of the same name that was posted on Nico Nico Douga on October 21. Osorezan Revoir is the title of the 19th compiled volume of the manga series and an arc of the story .
From ANN's article (See sources)
- Shaman King - Flowers - Sequel Manga to Launch in April by AnimeNewsNetwork
シャーマンキング」麻倉花が主人公の新連載4月より始動 by Comic Natalie
- Same title as ANN by Crunchyroll
Fans rejoice for a Shaman King sequel. It'll be a blast! Thank you for reading this article. I want to thank ShadowKnight508 for giving the heads up on this news.
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