Angelique Retour ~Secret Side~ Side-Story Manga Begins
A side-story manga inspired by KOEI Tecmo Games' upcoming Angelique Retour PlayStation Vita and PlayStation Portable video game began serializing on Shogakukan's "Comic Shogakukan Books" free manga website last week.
The series, titled Angelique Retour ~Secret Side~, is a spin-off of the Angelique Retour manga that serializes in Shogakukan's Sho-Comi magazine. The manga is penned by Miko Mitsuki (Honey Blood, Momo Lover, Love Knife), and the first episode revolves around a 17-year old Oscar and his first love Anya. The first half of the episode (cover page seen left) is available until April 10 to read online, and the latter half of the episode is scheduled to be released on March 5.
Angelique Retour is a 20th anniversary remake of the 1994 Super Famicom (Super Nintendo) love simulation game Angelique, the first entry in KOEI's Neo Romance franchise. The game is schedule to ship this year. The Angelique series spawned several more game and anime projects.
Miko Mitsuki's Honey Blood manga is published in North America by Viz Media.
[Via Comic Natalie]