Kaiju No 8the famous manga written and drawn by Naoya Matsumoto for online application of Shonen Jump + and published in Italy by Star Comicsofficially becomes anime and the website created specifically for the announcement gives news (you can reach it here).
Kaiju No 8: officially announced the anime, while the manga goes on hiatus
A brief appeared on the occasion of the announcement teaser with clips inspired by manga drawings. Here it is below:
Kaiju No. 8 TV Anime has been officially announced.pic.twitter.com/gRWHqwiBNz
– Shonen Jump News – Unofficial (@WSJ_manga) August 4, 2022
One is also announced pause for the month-long manga to ensure that the author can carry out research for future developments. The next chapter of the manga, in fact, will arrive on September 2, always through the pages of Shonen Jump +.
At the moment this is what has emerged and as soon as we know more we will inform you. While waiting, we invite you to retrieve our special dedicated to everything you need to know to get closer to the thrilling and exciting work on classic Japanese giants created by Matsumoto.
Kaiju No. 8: about the manga
Kaiju No. 8 it’s a manga shonen written and drawn by Naoya Matsumoto through the online pages of Shonen Jump+ from July 2020. The work is composed at the time of 7 volumes in Japan. In Italy is available for Star Comics with the former 3 volumes.
The work, as already mentioned, has already received several awards from critics and excellent reception by fans. In 2021 she won the Next Manga Award in the web category ea September 2021 the manga counted beyond 4 million copies printed.
Distributed by TOHO Animation, the manga series will be entitled to an anime adaptation.
Kaiju: gigantic monsters that suddenly appear bringing death and destruction along their way. Japan is the country in the world with the highest rate of occurrence of these calamities, to the point that the members of the Special Defense Teams set up specifically to fight them are considered authentic national heroes – such as the beautiful and icy MinaAshiro, acclaimed commander of the Third Unit. But there are also those who dreamed of fighting these monsters on the front line and did not make it, and after countless unsuccessful attempts he gave up and now makes his contribution by taking care of the removal and disposal of the massive carcasses of the killed kaiju . This is the case of Kafka Hibino, a disillusioned 32-year-old as commendably diligent in his work as he is neglected and addicted to vices such as alcoholism in his spare time. But just when the new colleague Leno prods him to the point of rekindling in him the ardor of the past, causing him to decide to try for the very last time the admission exam to the defense corps, in a strange circumstance a bizarre creature sneaks into his body transforming him into a man-Kaiju, whose level of power and danger is such that he ends up on the black list of the same Defense Forces with the code name “Kaiju No. 8”. How will he now be able to keep that promise that many years earlier he made to Mina, his childhood friend of him: “one day we will fight the kaiju side by side”…?