Viz Media’s catching the Sprite’s Rush on these new Jump Start titles!
The latest issue of Viz Media’s Weekly Shonen Jump revealed that two new titles will receive previews in the publication. The following titles will see their first chapters published as part of Viz Media’s “Jump Start” program:
- 8/22/2016: Love Rush! by Ryohei Yamamoto
- 8/29/2016: Red Sprite by Tomohiro Yagi
Both titles will launch on the day of their Japanese debuts. As part of the Jump Start program, both titles will have their first three chapters run in Weekly Shonen Jump.
Ryohei Yamamoto previously penned the E-ROBOT manga series, which ran in Weekly Shonen Jump from November 2014 through February 2015. The series spans two collected volumes. In North America, Viz Media previewed the title as part of the Jump Start program.
Tomohiro Yagi previously wrote Iron Knight, which also appeared in Weekly Shonen Jump in Japan. The series, which ran from 2013 through 2014, spans three collected volumes.
In the latest issue, Viz Media launched Kaiu Shirai and illustrator Posuke Demizu’s The Promised Neverland under the Jump Start initiative.
Source: Weekly Shonen Jump