Sankarea Author's New Manga Gets Full Series
posted on by Karen Ressler
This year's 16th issue of Square Enix's Young Gangan magazine announce on Friday that Mitsuru Hattori's new Kirei ni Shitemoraemasuka. manga will get a full monthly series beginning with the 20th issue on October 6. The manga first launched as a three-chapter short in the 14th issue on July 7.
Kirei ni Shitemoraemasuka. (Will You Clean This For Me?) takes place at a seaside town laundry shop called "Kinme Cleaning," where the proprietress Takana Kinme is a cheerful, hardworking girl who loves hot springs. The "bittersweet" story stars Kinme and the people around her.
Hattori published the zombie comedy manga Sankarea from 2009 to 2014, and it inspired a 2012 anime that Funimation released in North America. Kodansha Comics published the original manga in English. Hattori's earlier Kenko Zenrakei Suieibu Umisho manga also inspired a television anime.