Kagurabachi Volume 1 To Get An Official English Release In Fall 2024


Viz Media’s official Twitter has announced, on Mar 7, 2024, that the 1st volume of the popular shonen manga Kagurabachi will be receiving its official English print, which will hit online bookstores in Fall 2024. Exact release date isn’t announced yet.

The Japanese print came out on Feb 2, 2024. It became the most recommended manga and got sold out even ahead of its release.

About Kagurabachi:

Kagurabachi is a manga series written and illustrated by Takeru Hokazono. It has been serialized in Shueisha’s Weekly Shōnen Jump magazine since September 2023. Viz Media and Manga Plus are publishing the series in English on a weekly basis (simulpub).

MangaPlus describes the overall plot of Kagurabachi as follows:

Young Chihiro spends his days training under his famous swordsmith father. One day he hopes to become a great sword-maker himself. The goofy father and the serious son–they thought these days would last forever. But suddenly, tragedy strikes. A dark day soaked in blood. Chihiro and his blade now live only for revenge. Epic sword battle action!

Source: Viz Media