CMX Gets A Girl Who Runs Through Time Manga, More (Update 2)
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DC Comics' CMX division has announced at its Sunday panel at Comic-Con International 2007 that it will release Gaku Tsugano's two-volume manga version of A Girl Who Runs Through Time (Toki wo Kakeru Shōjo) starting September 2008. Tsugano's 2004 manga is based on an updated version of the original 1965 novel about a time-traveling Japanese girl; it predates both the 2006
CMX also announced the Teru Teru × Shōnen romance comedy shōjo manga by Shigeru Takao (Dear Mine) and Toshimi Nigoshi's four-volume The Flat Earth Exchange from Bros. Comics. CMX also confirmed that it will not edit the Crayon Shin-chan manga, which is scheduled to begin in early spring of 2008.
Update: CMX has also announced Shirley, the companion piece to Kaoru Mori's Emma manga which CMX also licensed. CMX indicated its interesting in acquiring Shirley during Anime Expo 2007.
Update 2: The "A Girl Who Runs Through Time" title is actually being used to distinguish Tsugano's manga from the animated movie, which will retain "The Girl Who Leapt Through Time" title.
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