News Kansai Club's Release of Tezuka's The Crater Manga Delayed
posted on 2014-01-08 23:58 EST
Kansai Club Publishing updated its Kickstarter page with new information on its release of Osamu Tezuka's The Crater manga. The publisher plans to update on January 15 with exact shipping dates for the book after recent delays. The release was originally slated for early November.
The Crater is a collection of 18 short stories that originally ran in Akita Shoten's Weekly Shōnen Champion magazine in 1969-1970. Kansai Club will only print 2,000 copies of the book in a large hardcover format, and the release will include three art prints inspired by the manga. The book will retail for US$34.95. Kansai Club's release will mark the first time the manga will be available in English.