Ema Toyama Draws Last Story in Jimikon 1-Shot Omnibus Series
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The May issue of Kodansha's Nakayoshi magazine published the fourth and final installment (seen below) of Ema Toyama's Jimikon (A Plain Wedding) one-shot manga series on Wednesday. Kodansha will publish the four one-shots in a single compiled book volume this summer.
The "sweet wedding" one-shot series launched with the first one-shot in Nakayoshi in December 2016.
Toyama launched her award-winning Missions of Love (Watashi ni xx Shinasai!) romantic comedy manga in Kodansha's Nakayoshi magazine in 2009 and ended it in June 2015. She published a sequel manga titled Watashi ni xx Shinasai! Couple-hen (Missions of Love - Couple Arc) in Nakayoshi from March to June 2018. Kodansha Comics publishes the original manga in North America.
A four-episode live-action television series adaptation premiered in March 2018, while a live-action film opened in Japan in June 2018.
Kodansha Comics also released or is releasing Toyama's Aoba-kun's Confessions, Manga Dogs, I Am Here!, and Shugo Chara-chan! manga. Tokyopop previously published Toyama's Pixie Pop: Gokkun Pucho manga.
Toyama recently started the Vampire Dormitory manga in Nakayoshi on November 2, and will also launch the Isekai de Saikyō Maō no Kodomo-tachi 10-nin no Mama ni Nacchaimashita. (I Became the Mother to the Strongest Demon Lord's 10 Children in Another World) manga in Kodansha's Monthly Shonen Sirius magazine on April 26.
Sources: Nakayoshi May issue, Ema Toyama's Twitter account