posted on 2020-10-08 00:02 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Paru Itagaki launched original manga as her debut work in 2016
This year's 45th issue of Akita Shoten's Weekly Shōnen Champion magazine revealed on Thursday that Paru Itagaki's Beast Complex manga will start a new manga mini-series in January 2021. The magazine described Beast Complex as "the origin of BEASTARS," Itagaki's more well-known later manga. The magazine added that it will reveal more details about the new mini-series in a future issue.
Itagaki published the Beast Complex manga in Weekly Shōnen Champion in 2016. Akita Shoten released one volume for the manga.
Itagaki launched her BEASTARS manga in Weekly Shōnen Champion in September 2016. The manga ended on Thursday, and Akita Shoten published the manga's 21st volume on the same day.
The first television anime based on the manga debuted on Netflix in Japan and on Fuji TV's [+Ultra] programming block and on TV Nishinippon in October 2019. The season debuted on Netflix outside of Japan on March 13. The anime's second season will premiere in January 2021 and again air in Japan on Fuji TV's [+Ultra] programming block.
Source: Weekly Shōnen Champion issue 45