Viz's Shonen Jump to Preview Chainsaw Man by Fire Punch's Fujimoto
posted on by Karen Ressler
Viz Media's digital English edition of Weekly Shonen Jump confirmed on Monday that it is beginning a "new round of Jump Starts" on December 3 with the first chapter of Tatsuki Fujimoto's Chainsaw Man. The manga will debut in Japan on the same day.
The "dark hero action" manga will have 54-pages, including color pages, in its first chapter. The preview for the manga reads, "What is Denji's fate after sacrificing his life and fighting due to debt?"
For its "Jump Start" initiative, Viz Media's Shonen Jump publishes the first three chapters of a new manga simultaneously with the Japanese release.
Shueisha's Japanese edition of Weekly Shonen Jump is also scheduled to debut Tomohide Hirao and Mizuki Yoda's ne0;lation manga on December 10 and Natsuki Hokami's Gokutei Higuma manga on December 17.
Source: Viz's Shonen Jump issue 52