Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

We’re running this a bit late, but Viz Media released their full list of titles coming out in January.

Shonen Jump

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations 

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Vol. 10

By Koyoharu Gotouge

Despite some comic misunderstandings that almost blow their cover, Tanjiro, Inosuke and Zenitsu smoke out Daki, a demon that has been devouring the residents of the entertainment district for years. The Hashira Tengen Uzui and his ninja companions engage Daki, but if they cannot handle her, will Tanjiro and his friends be able to take on one of Kibutsuji’s Upper-Ranked demons by themselves?

For teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0455-2

On Sale Date   2020-01-07

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format            TP/200 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Black Clover, Vol. 19

By Yūki Tabata

With the elves now fully awakened, the Clover Kingdom is in great peril! It’ll be up to the magic knights to save the day, but they could be completely outmatched this time!

For teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0878-9

On Sale Date   2020-01-07

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format            TP/192 pages/b&w

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The Promised Neverland, Vol. 13

By Kaiu Shirai, Art by Posuka Demizu

Emma, Ray and her large new family find themselves up against a new enemy, fellow humans. Armed intruders have ambushed the shelter and driven the children back out into the dangerous wilderness. Yugo and Lucas have stepped up to fight, but will it be enough?

For older teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0889-5

On Sale Date   2020-01-07

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format            TP/192 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Kaguya-sama: Love Is War, Vol. 12

By Aka Akasaka

Will Shirogane ever admit to his insignificant but seemingly infinite lack of nonacademic talents? And what of the other student council members? Are any of them willing to see themselves objectively? Then it’s time for the school culture festival, which harkens back to a legend of ancient personal sacrifice that inspires the present-day students…symbolically, at least. Plus, a student council arm wrestling competition, balloon animals and a flashback episode to Shirogane’s first awkward weeks as an outsider at Shuchiin High.

Cosplay makes the woman.

For teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0957-1

On Sale Date   2020-01-07

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format            TP/200 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Haikyu!!, Vol. 36

By Haruichi Furudate

Kenma Kozume tries to keep Kageyama and Hinata contained in a birdcage, but they break free with a bold four set! Now that Hinata has added height to his arsenal, Nekoma brings out their own rookie tandem of giants—Lev Haiba and Sou Inuoka—to stop him! The Dumpster Battle dives into the final, climactic set… Who will come out on top, Hinata or Kozume?!

For teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-1072-0

On Sale Date   2020-01-07

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format            TP/192 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Dr. STONE, Vol. 9

By Riichiro Inagaki, Art by Boichi

Synopsis          It’s the final showdown between the Kingdom of Science and the Tsukasa Empire! Senku and his allies are ready to steal back the miracle cave, but the entire operation hinges on the first 20 seconds of battle! Which will lead humanity into the future—science or strength? The fateful countdown starts now!

For teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-1074-4

On Sale Date   2020-01-07

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format            TP/192 pages/b&w

Shojo Beat

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Daytime Shooting Star, Vol. 4

By Mika Yamamori

Suzume has moved to Tokyo and is living with her uncle. She is trying to get over Mr. Shishio, but they unexpectedly end up going to an aquarium together. Suzume enjoys herself, but Mr. Shishio’s confusing attitude puzzles her.

For teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0670-9

On Sale Date   2020-01-07

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format            TP/192 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Anonymous Noise, Vol. 18

By Ryoko Fukuyama

With Yuzu back in Japan, In No Hurry’s yearlong hiatus is over! As the band sets out with excitement and trepidation to perform on Rock Horizon’s largest stage, how will Yuzu reconcile his past with his present? There’s no turning back once everyone’s secrets are laid bare!

For teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-1078-2

On Sale Date   2020-01-07

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format            TP/200 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Snow White with the Red Hair, Vol. 5

By Sorata Akiduki

When a banquet invitation arrives from Prince Raj in Tanbarun, Izana tests Zen and Shirayuki’s budding relationship by forcing Shirayuki to accept. But before the young lovers can cope with their impending time apart, a new threat arrives in Clarines—and he’s got Shirayuki in his sights!

For teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0724-9

On Sale Date   2020-01-07

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format            TP/192 pages/b&w

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An Incurable Case of Love, Vol. 2

By Maki Enjoji

Her first love is a Dark Lord with his awful personality! Nanase respects him as a doctor, but he still makes her furious!

Nanase became a nurse to chase after Dr. Kairi Tendo. Unfortunately, now she must deal with his tyranny. He kisses her and calls it a medical treatment. He’s good at his job, but he’s a despicable man! Despite this, Nanase does something unexpected to the Dark Lord!

For mature audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0932-8

On Sale Date   2020-01-07

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format            TP/192 pages/b&w

VIZ Signature

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Levius/est, Vol. 2

By Haruhisa Nakata

Levius, victorious in his deadly match against A.J., reaches Grade I, the top league, where the battles are even more intense. His first opponent is Oliver E. Kingsley, who is known as “the Emperor” and is currently undefeated. Despite all the challenges he’s faced so far, is Levius truly ready to fight against a top competitor?

For older teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0640-2

On Sale Date   2020-01-21

Price USA        $12.99

Price CAN        $17.99

Dimension       5 3/4 x 8 1/4

Format             TP/202 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

BEASTARS, Vol. 4

By Paru Itagaki

As gray wolf Legoshi continues to grapple with his feelings for dwarf rabbit Haru, he discovers another member of the Drama Club is friendly with her too. But just how friendly…? Meanwhile, someone else is developing feelings for Legoshi. And Bengal tiger Bill is threatening to reveal some disturbing truths about someone’s past…

For older teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0801-7

On Sale Date   2020-01-21

Price USA        $12.99

Price CAN        $17.99

Dimension       5 3/4 x 8 1/4

Format             TP/216 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

The Way of the Househusband, Vol. 2

By Kousuke Oono

The legendary yakuza “the Immortal Dragon” has washed his hands of the gangster life for something far more dangerous—becoming a househusband! Cleaning, laundry, grocery shopping, cooking… These days he’s doing everything he can to succeed as man of the house, if it doesn’t kill him first! The cozy yakuza comedy continues!

For older teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-1044-7

On Sale Date   2020-01-21

Price USA        $12.99

Price CAN        $17.99

Dimension       5 3/4 x 8 1/4

Format             TP/160 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

No Guns Life, Vol. 3

By Tasuku Karasuma

When his investigation into the Gondry murders hints at the possibility of another killer, Juzo faces some uncomfortable questions. What is the emotional and psychological cost of having most of your body replaced with cybernetic Extensions? What does it mean to be a living weapon? What if the people who created you realized they had made a mistake? The answer is different for every Extended, including Juzo. As his medication wears off and his control begins to slip, he closes in on the truth. Facing the ugly reality may require suppressed power Juzo would rather not have.

For older teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-1047-8

On Sale Date   2020-01-21

Price USA        $12.99

Price CAN        $17.99

Dimension       5 3/4 x 8 1/4

Format             TP/232 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations 

Children of the Whales, Vol. 14

By Abi Umeda

Lykos and Ouni have been captured by Orca, but instead of organizing a rescue, Suou has ordered the Mud Whale to set sail for their new homeland. Chakuro won’t just abandon his friends though, and he’s determined to find a way to save them. But Orca has just declared independence from the empire, and any rescue attempt will end up right in the middle of his cataclysmic plans!

For older teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-1079-9

On Sale Date   2020-01-21

Price USA        $12.99

Price CAN        $17.99

Dimension       5 3/4 x 8 1/4

Format             TP/168 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Black Lagoon, Vol. 11

By Rei Hiroe

Disavowed by the Chinese government and now hunted as a traitor, Feng Yifei has turned to Rock and Revy for help. While dodging the PRC’s four hired guns from one side of Roanapur to the other, Feng presses Rock to make an important decision. Things get even more complicated when Eda shows an interest in the situation, and if she’s involved, it means the CIA isn’t far behind…

For mature audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-1119-2

On Sale Date   2020-01-21

Price USA        $12.99

Price CAN        $17.99

Dimension       5 3/4 x 8 1/4

Format             TP/224 pages/b&w

VIZ Media

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

The Homestuck Epilogues

By Andrew Hussie

Ten years ago, a young man stood in his bedroom. The events set in motion that day would change his and his friends’ lives forever, for the better and the worse (and the ridiculous). Now, in the aftermath, he has to make a choice: Meat or Candy?

For older teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0108-7

On Sale Date   2020-01-14

Price USA        $34.99

Price CAN        $46.99

Dimension       6 x 9

Format             HC/640 pages/color

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

YO-KAI WATCH, Vol. 13

By Noriyuki Konishi

Nate and his Yo-kai friends learn the true reason Tomnyan has arrived…to take part in an all-out battle that will involved the entire Yo-kai World! Get ready for a totally different chapter in the story of YO-KAI WATCH!

For all ages.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0311-1

On Sale Date   2020-01-14

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format             TP/192 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Pokémon: Sun & Moon, Vol. 6

By Hidenori Kusaka, Art by Satoshi Yamamoto

Sun gets a new paying gig searching for Zygarde Cells dispersed throughout the Alola region. What makes them so valuable? Then he is drawn into an epic battle between a group of trial captains and mysterious entities known as Ultra Beasts, who are attacking the world through a rift in the sky!

Will Sun finally tell Moon why he’s so determined to earn a million dollars?

For all ages.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0794-2

On Sale Date   2020-01-14

Price USA        $4.99

Price CAN        $6.99

Dimension       5 1/2 x 7

Format             TP/88 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Radiant, Vol. 9

By Tony Valente

The battle for Caislean Merlin rages on. Queen Boadicée enters the fray at great risk to her own life while Seth’s friend Ocoho, of the Queen’s forces, wrestles with a shocking revelation about Mordred, her most trusted comrade in arms. Seth’s other friend, Mélie, must deal with Liselotte, an Inquisitor who captured her while infiltrating Caislean Merlin. And Doc, Seth’s most reluctant ally, shows up with a couple of “friends” who could play a big part in the conflict between Inquisitors and Wizards.

For teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0885-7

On Sale Date   2020-01-14

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format             TP/184 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Splatoon, Vol. 8

By Sankichi Hinodeya

It’s time for the Splatfest, a Turf War where teams must split up and battle against each other! Team Blue is divided into a “Funny Man” team versus a “Straight Man” team. Who will face who? Plus, a bonus story featuring Splattershot Jr.!

For all ages.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0923-6

On Sale Date   2020-01-14

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format             TP/168 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess, Vol. 6

By Akira Himekawa

Link and Midna head for Snowpeak to find the pieces of the Mirror of Shadow which they will need to defeat the evil Ganondorf. Link has fought and defeated many terrible foes in his quest to save Hyrule and the Twilight Realm, but Midna now begins to worry that all that Link has seen and his obsession with power are changing him. What will Link do if his greatest enemy turns out to be…himself?

For teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-1163-5

On Sale Date   2020-01-14

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format             TP/160 pages/b&w

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Persona 5, Vol. 1

By Hisato Murasaki, Based on the video game by Atlus

Akira Kurusu thought he was doing the right thing, rescuing a woman who was being attacked. Instead he was framed for assault. Expelled from his school and sent away from home, he is reenrolled in Shujin Academy in Tokyo on probation. The trouble starts his first day when he comes across delinquent Ryuji Sakamoto and the two somehow stumble into a castle in an alternate reality. Caught by the castle’s king, the schoolteacher Kamoshida, Akira discovers his will to rebel and awakens the power of his Persona! But back in the real world, Kamoshida’s terrible actions cause an unexpected tragedy…!

For older teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-1175-8

On Sale Date   2020-01-14

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format             TP/216 pages/b&w

Shonen Sunday

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Case Closed, Vol. 73

By Gosho Aoyama

At the manor house of a woman obsessed with time, Conan discovers the secret of an old clock. Then a noodle shop that advertises ramen to die for makes good on its promise…with grave results!  Meanwhile, there’s a new teen detective in town. The mysterious Sera has Conan’s deductive genius and Rachel’s skill at martial arts! Can Conan and Rachel solve a case at a haunted hotel before their new rival, or have they been out-sleuthed at last?

For older teen audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-0961-8

On Sale Date   2020-01-14

Price USA        $9.99

Price CAN        $12.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/2

Format            TP/184 Pages/b&w

Sublime

Viz Media Releases January Manga Solicitations

Liquor & Cigarettes, Vol. 1

By Ranmaru Zariya

Theo runs the town liquor store—too bad he’s a total lightweight! His lifelong best friend, Camilo, runs the cigarette store across the street, and recently, he’s been making his attraction to Theo quite clear. Unsure of how he feels about dating a man, Theo accepts Camilo’s offer of a trial run at dating, and with a little liquid courage and a lot of heavy petty, Theo sees a whole new side to his childhood friend. Will these new experiences clarify his feelings or only serve to further muddy the waters of love?

For mature audiences.

ISBN 13           978-1-9747-1162-8

On Sale Date   2020-01-14

Price USA        $12.99

Price CAN        $17.99

Dimension       5 x 7 1/8

Format            TP/198 pages/b&w