Despite a few failed jokes, the second 23 episode set is still largely entertaining fare. With one exception, familiar faces are supplemented nicely by amusing newcomers, though that one exception is especially obnoxious.
News DB's Toriyama, I''s Katsura to Team Up on 1-Shot Manga
posted on 2008-02-05 12:59 EST
Standalone story to appear in Jump Square mag on April 4
The official Japanese website of Shueisha's Jump Square magazine has announced that Masakazu Katsura (Video Girl Ai, DNA², Shadow Lady, I''s) and Akira Toriyama (Dragon Ball, Dr. Slump, Sand Land, Blue Dragon designs) will collaborate on a one-shot manga in the magazine's May issue (on sale on April 4). The website promises that more details will be provided later. Other creators who have contributed to Jump Square's Supreme One-Shot series of manga have included Hideaki Sorachi (Gintama) and the team-up of Masanori Morita (Rokudenashi Blues) and Takeshi Obata (Hikaru no Go, Death Note). Morita and Obata created the magazine's first major collaboration ("Hello Baby") in November's premiere issue.