News Viz Europe Lists Majin Tantei Nogami Neuro
posted on 2011-01-25 23:31 EST
The official website for Viz Europe lists Majin Tantei Nōgami Neuro as one of its licensed properties under the name Neuro. The franchise is listed under Viz Europe's properties for France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the United Kingdom, and the site's tab for the manga is described as "coming soon." A property's listing by Viz Europe does not necessarily indicate any firm release plans in Europe, North America, or other regions.
Neuro is a 23-volume manga series created by Yusei Matsui and published by Shueisha, one of the corporate parents of Viz Media. The story revolves around a young woman named Yako whose father was murdered. Yako has struck a bargain with Neuro, a demon, to solve mysteries: Neuro gets to consume the negative energy of the mysteries to feed himself, and he will assist her in finding her father's killer. A television anime adaptation animated by the Studio MADHOUSE aired in Japan in 2007.
The series is not listed on Viz Media's North American website, and no announcements have been made with regards to a North American release.
Thanks to Starks for the news tip.