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Fist of the North Star: Toki's Buronson & Nagate Launch Silencer Manga

posted on by Jennifer Sherman
Story of hitwoman who uses gun silencer to debut on July 27

This year's 15th issue of Shogakukan's Big Comic Superior magazine revealed last Friday that Fist of the North Star - Toki Side Story: Silvery Savior manga writer Buronson and artist Yuka Nagate will launch the Silencer manga in the next issue on July 27. Buronson is writing the story under the name Sho Fumimura, while Nagate is contributing art.

The story will center on a hitwoman who uses a sound suppressor on her gun.

Nagate is also currently writing and illustrating the Chōjun Gitan II manga in Leed's Comic Ran Twins magazine. The story takes place in 1635 and centers on a woman named Kochō. She works as a prostitute in Edo's Yoshiwara district but is also a shinobi.

Buronson launched the original Fist of the North Star action manga in 1983. He also debuted the related DD Fist of the North Star manga in July 2011. The original manga has been adapted into numerous television anime, original video anime, and films.

[Via Manga-News (link 2)]

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