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'The Comic Artist and His Assistants' Manga to Return

posted on by Lynzee Loveridge
Doujin Work's Hiroyuki ended 1st series of 4-panel comedy last year

This year's 12th issue of Square Enix's Young Gangan magazine announced last week that manga creator Hiroyuki (Doujin Work) will restart his Mangaka-san to Assistant-san to (The Comic Artist and His Assistants) comedy manga under the tentative title Mangaka-san to Assistant-san to 2. The series will debut in Young Gangan No. 16 on August 2 with a center color image.

The four-panel slice-of-life comic began in 2008 and told the story of professional manga artist Yūki Aito and his professional/personal relationship with his assistants. Hiroyuki ended the first series in Square Enix's Monthly Shonen Gangan magazine and Young Gangan last year. The tenth and final compiled volume of the first series shipped in Japan on December 25.

The latest issue of Young Gangan also included the final chapter of Yu-Ko Osada's Kidi Ruck! manga and announced other new manga series that will debut in upcoming issues. The 13th issue will start Tsuoki Naka and Atabon0's Quartet! and Asuka Hizuki's Robot Kissa Haguruma (Robot Cafe Cog-Wheel) manga, the 14th issue will start Haganai novelist Yomi Hirasaka and artist Chado's Sekigan no Shōnen Occult Maiden ~Kage Shō~ (One-Eyed Boy Occult Maiden ~Shadow Chapter~) manga, and the 15th issue will start Maki Nishiwatari's Mōsō Kōkō Kyōin Morishita (Delusional High School Teacher Morishita) manga.

Source: Comic Natalie

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