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M&C! Releases Aka Akasaka, Mengo Yokoyari's Oshi no Ko Manga

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1st volume of manga from Kaguya-sama, Scum's Wish creators shipped on Wednesday

Indonesian publisher M&C! released the first volume of Aka Akasaka and Mengo Yokoyari's Oshi no Ko manga in Indonesia on Wednesday.

The manga's story begins with Gorō, a doctor who coincidentally handles the childbirth of his favorite idol Ai Hoshino, who took a hiatus from the entertainment industry to give birth to her twin babies. However, just before Ai gives birth, Gorō dies from an accident, but is reborn as one of Ai's children, Aquamarine Hoshino, with his memories fully intact.

Akasaka (Kaguya-sama: Love is War) and Yokoyari (Scum's Wish) launched the Oshi no Ko (My Stan's Kid) manga in Shueisha's Weekly Young Jump magazine in April 2020. Shueisha's published the manga's sixth compiled book volume in November 2021.

Akasaka's Kaguya-sama: Love is War manga launched in Shueisha's Miracle Jump magazine in May 2015 but it moved to Young Jump in March 2016. The manga inspired a television anime that premiered in January 2019, as well as a second season that premiered in April 2020. The anime will get a third season. The manga also inspired a live-action film that opened in Japan in September 2019. A sequel film opened in August 2021.

Yokoyari's Scum's Wish manga ran in Square Enix's Big Gangan magazine from 2012 until March 2017. Square Enix published eight compiled book volumes for the manga. The manga also received the Scum's Wish décor spinoff manga, which launched in Big Gangan in November 2017, and ended in May 2018. Square Enix shipped a compiled book volume for the manga as the ninth volume of Scum's Wish in July 2018. The manga inspired both a television anime series and a live-action series, which ran in parallel beginning in January 2017. Both series adapted the entire story of the manga.

Source: M&C!'s Twitter account via Kaori Nusantara


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