News Dragon Knights Ends, My-Otome Creators' Latest Begins
posted on 2007-05-16 08:21 EDT
The May issue of Shinkoshan's Wings magazine has ended Mineko Ohkami's Dragon Knights manga. First serialized in 1990, the manga has twenty-five volumes in Japan so far. Tokyopop releases Dragon Knights in the US. On the other hand, Akita Shoten's Champion RED Ichigo announced the June 5 launch of VITA Sexualis, a new manga from My-HiME and My-Otome creator Hiroyuki Yoshino. Tatsuto Higuchi, who wrote the My-Otome manga, will also work on VITA Sexualis, and Kenetsu Satou, who drew both previous manga, is set to continue as the artist. Source: Wings and Champion Red Ichigo via Comi Press
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