Bo-bobo's Yoshio Sawai Launches Chagecha Manga

posted on 2008-09-08 19:47 EDT by Egan Loo
Kain's Tohru Uchimizu to also start Asklepios in Weekly Shonen Jump

This year's 41st issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine has confirmed on Monday that Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo creator Yoshio Sawai is launching a new manga called Chagecha in the next issue on September 13. The advertisement promises an "earth-shattering, hilarious action manga" about a "great delinquent." (The English word "great" is the unifying theme of Shonen Jump's advertising in this issue.) Viz Media started its second printing of the Bo-bobo manga in August in North America, and America's Cartoon Network ran the 76-episode anime adaptation between 2005 and 2007.

Kain creator Tohru Uchimizu is starting his Asklepios manga serialization in the 43rd issue. The "medieval medical drama" will center around a boy doctor. Uchimizu already drew a one-shot Asklepios manga in the spring of 2007.

The 41st issue also marked the end of Double Arts, Naoshi Komi's first serialized manga, after a half-year run.

Source: Muhyojo

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