Manga Time Kirara Magica Moves to Irregular Publication Schedule
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The 30th volume of Manga Time Kirara Magica, a manga magazine devoted entirely to the Madoka Magica franchise, revealed on Thursday that the magazine will shift from its bimonthly publication schedule to an irregular publication. Hobunsha has published the magazine as a bimonthly publication since its debut in June 2012, except for a brief time in 2013 where it was published monthly.
The 30th volume also published the final chapters of the following manga: Mahō Shōjo-bu Madoka Magica, Puella Magi Tart Magica: The Legend of Jeanne d'Arc, and Akemi Homura wa Ashita kara Ganbaru!. The third and final volume of Mahō Shōjo-bu Madoka Magica will ship on April 12. The one compiled volume of Akemi Homura wa Ashita kara Ganbaru! will ship on April 27.
In addition, the Tomoe Mami no Heibon na Nichijō manga is moving to Manga Time Kirara Forward starting with the magazine's May issue, which ships on March 24.
The magazine is currently serializing the Puella Magi Homura Tamura, Pomu Magi, Mahō Shōjo Madoka Magica: Majū-hen, Puella Magi Oriko Magica: Sadness Prayer, and Mitakihara Anti-Materials manga. The fourth and final volume of Puella Magi Oriko Magica: Sadness Prayer will ship this summer.
The magazine has serialized such series as Puella Magi Madoka Magica: Homura's Revenge, Café Grief Seed e Yōkoso!, Sutema! ~Mahō Shōjo Hiroimashita~, Mitakihara Kindergarten Mahou-Gumi, Madoka Engawa, Fuwatto Madoka, Kanameke, and the "Noisy Citrine" and "Symmetry Diamond" short stories of the Puella Magi Oriko Magica manga series.