Doctor Strange Manga Adaptation Ends
posted on by Karen Ressler
The sixteenth chapter of Haruichi's manga adaptation of Marvel's Doctor Strange film announced on Wednesday that the final chapter will launch on DeNA's free MangaBox app on March 29.
The series launched on Manga Box app on November 30. Mangabox also ran a series of bonus Doctor Strange four-panel manga alongside the main manga.
Before the launch of the main series, Haruichi published a one-shot manga titled Doctor Strange Episode 0 in Kodansha's Weekly Shonen Magazine on November 22. The one-shot is an original prequel that follows arrogant genius surgeon Stephen Strange before the accident where he injures his hands. He has troubles with coworkers and treatment of his patients.
Manga creator Haruichi was an Excellent Rookie Award winner in the young division of the 70th Tetsuya Chiba Awards. Doctor Strange is Haruichi's debut work.
Marvel's Dr. Strange film, based on its comic book character, opened in theaters in North America on November 4 and in Japan on January 27.