VIZ MEDIA April 2019 Solicitations

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Shonen Jump
 

The Promised Neverland, Vol. 9
By Kaiu Shirai, Posuka Demizu
The search for the mysterious Minerva has led Emma to a secret room within Goldy Pond. Heeding Minerva's clues, Emma and the other children have successfully escaped Grace Field House and survived the dangerous terrain of the outside world. But when Emma opens the door to the truth, will Minerva's secrets be everything she's been hoping for?
For older teen audiences.
978-1-9747-0487-3
On Sale Date: 2019-04-02
Price USA: $9.99
Price CAN: $12.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/192 pages/b&w

 

We Never Learn, Vol. 3
By Taishi Tsutsui
On an overnight study trip, Nariyuki and Rizu accidentally kiss! What does this mean for their relationship? How will everyone else react? And why is Kirisu Sensei summoning Nariyuki for a meeting?! One thing's for sure—the last year of high school is heating up!
For older teen audiences.
978-1-9747-0299-2
On Sale Date: 2019-04-02
Price USA: $9.99
Price CAN: $12.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/192 pages/b&w

 

Platinum End, Vol. 8
By Takeshi Obata, Tsugumi Ohba
It's white arrow vs. red arrow as Mirai faces off against Metropoliman in a shootout to decide the next god. As each god candidate fires their arrows, the conclusion to the battle draws closer. But what sinister secrets lurk behind Metropoliman's motives?
For mature audiences.
978-1-9747-0396-8
On Sale Date: 2019-04-02
Price USA: $9.99
Price CAN: $12.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/192 pages/b&w

 

My Hero Academia: Vigilantes, Vol. 4
By Hideyuki  Furuhashi, Betten Court, Kohei Horikoshi
The sinister Hachisuka continues to haunt the Naruhata district, distributing the Quirk-boosting drug Trigger. Knuckleduster continues to track her and is closing in. Meanwhile, Pop Step receives an unexpected invitation to perform at the Marukane department store's grand reopening. With Makoto helping out, it's going to be nothing less than an all-out entertainment extravaganza! But that's only if she can organize a disorganized group of performers in time for the show!
For teen audiences.
978-1-9747-0436-1
On Sale Date: 2019-04-02
Price USA: $9.99
Price CAN: $12.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/208 pages/b&w

 

My Hero Academia, Vol. 18
By Kohei Horikoshi
Midoriya is in the fight of his life—an all-out battle with Overhaul, who has unleashed his terrifying power. Midoriya is matching it with his own power, pushing One For All to 100 percent. Only by relying on Eri's restoration Quirk can he hope to take down Overhaul. If Midoriya manages to walk away from this fight, his life will never be the same again...
For teen audiences.
978-1-9747-0437-8
On Sale Date: 2019-04-02
Price USA: $9.99
Price CAN: $12.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/192 pages/b&w

 

My Hero Academia: School Briefs, Vol. 1
By Anri  Yoshi
The U.A. High School hero course teaches young hopefuls everything they need to become heroes. Between killer events like the sports festival and internships, there's even parents' day! That's when all the kids get the chance to show their parents what they're made of!
978-1-9747-0486-6
On Sale Date: 2019-04-02
Price USA: $10.99
Price CAN: $14.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/240pages/b&w

 

Juni Taisen: Zodiac War (manga), Vol. 4
By Nisioisin
With most of Rabbit's zombie army out of the way, only one thing stands between Ox and Tiger and taking down Rabbit for good—Monkey. Her sheer strength and power, once disciplined in life, are completely unhinged in death, making her far and away the strongest fighter! With only four fighters and one zombie remaining, who will come out victorious? Don't miss the thrilling, unexpected conclusion to the twelfth Zodiac War!
For older teen audiences.
978-1-9747-0563-4
On Sale Date: 2019-04-02
Price USA: $9.99
Price CAN: $12.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/208 pages/b&w

 

Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma, Vol. 29
By Yuto Tsukuda, Shun Saeki, Yuki Morisaki
The fourth bout of the team shokugeki begins with Erina finally taking the stage. Her opponent? The queen of cute confections, Momo Akanegakubo! But what kind of dish will the former ice queen present to combat such cuteness? Meanwhile, Isshiki and Takumi take on the council's top two members—Tsukasa and Rindo!
For older teen audiences.
978-1-9747-0510-8
On Sale Date: 2019-04-02
Price USA: $9.99
Price CAN: $12.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/192 pages/b&w


Shojo Beat

Yona of the Dawn, Vol. 17
By Mizuho Kusanagi
Yona and her friends leave the Water Tribe lands and meet a boy named Karugan in an Earth Tribe town near the nation's border. When they cross the border to take him back home, one of the Dragon Warriors unexpectedly collapses!
For teen audiences.
978-1-4215-8799-8
On Sale Date: 2019-04-02
Price USA: $9.99
Price CAN: $12.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/200 pages/b&w

 

Takane & Hana, Vol. 8
By Yuki Shiwasu
Valentine's Day rolls around, and Hana wonders what she should give Takane even as she struggles to hide her feelings from him. Meanwhile, Hana's father poses a question to Takane—exactly how long is he planning to continue his arranged marriage relationship with Hana?
For teen audiences.
978-1-9747-0137-7
On Sale Date: 2019-04-02
Price USA: $9.99
Price CAN: $12.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/200 pages/b&w

 

Ao Haru Ride, Vol. 4
By Io Sakisaka
Futaba Yoshioka has encountered her first love again in high school, but he seems different from the boy she once knew. Futaba wonders what happened between Kou and Yuri, but she's still determined to find out more about Kou's past and why he won't allow others to get close to him.
For teen audiences.
978-1-9747-0268-8
On Sale Date: 2019-04-02
Price USA: $9.99
Price CAN: $12.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/184 pages/b&w

 

The Water Dragon’s Bride, Vol. 9
By Rei Toma
Kurose and the god of darkness conspire to take control of the emperor of Naga's throne, and they have no qualms about using Asahi to do it! Worried for Asahi's safety, the water dragon god decides it's best to return her to her former world, but does Asahi want to go?
For teen audiences.
978-1-9747-0562-7
On Sale Date: 2019-04-02
Price USA: $9.99
Price CAN: $12.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/192 pages/b&w


VIZ Media

NieR:Automata: Short Story Long
By Jun  Eishima
"From Pod 153,
to fans of NieR Automata  [ref &NieR: Automata: a Short Story Long]
Question: What is a fiction collection?
Affirmative: It is hypothesized that this book is “interesting.”
Hypothesis: “Interest” is an internal incentive that allows humans to practice tolerance.
Recommendation: To purchase this volume of short fiction exploring the world of NieR.
From Pod 153 to 042: Affirmative. We have concluded executing additional advertisement duties. "
978-1-9747-0184-1
On Sale Date: 2019-04-09
Price USA: $14.99
Price CAN: $19.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/256 pages/b&w


VIZ Signature

Tokyo Ghoul: re, Vol. 10
By Sui Ishida
Haise Sasaki is no more. In his place, Ken Kaneki has emerged and accepted the role of the One-Eyed King. He sees a vision of the future where Ghouls and humans can coexist. But a faction at the CCG wants to prevent that peace by any means necessary, and the inevitable death toll means nothing to them.
For older teen audiences.
978-1-4215-9825-3
On Sale Date: 2019-04-16
Price USA: $12.99
Price CAN: $17.99
Dimension: 5 3/4 x 8 1/4
Format: TP/232 pages/b&w

 

Smashed: Junji Ito Story Collection
By Junji Ito
Try not to be noticed when you eat the secret nectar, otherwise you'll get smashed... What horrific events happened to create the earthbound—people tied to a certain place for the rest of their short lives? Then, a strange haunted house comes to town, but no one expects it to lead to a real hell... Welcome to Junji Ito's world, a world with no escape from endless nightmares.
978-1-4215-9846-8
On Sale Date: 2019-04-16
Age Rating    T+
Price USA: $22.99
Price CAN: $32.00
Dimension: 5 3/4 x 8 1/4
Format         HC/416 pages/b&w

 

Dead Dead Demon's Dededede Destruction, Vol. 5
By Inio Asano
Now that it's totally legal for civilians to kill Invaders, private companies have been rushing to prove their worth in the containment efforts, and their confirmed kill rates are starting to rival those of the SDF! But there are signs of trouble with the mother ship, and perhaps the Invaders are getting tired of this one-sided slaughter.
Meanwhile, Ontan has found an Invader in a human suit and is keeping him at Kadode's apartment. He's a bit strange as housemates go, but at least things between Kadode and Mr. Watarase seem to be heating up!
For mature audiences.
978-1-4215-9960-1
On Sale Date: 2019-04-16
Price USA: $14.99
Price CAN: $19.99
Dimension: 5 3/4 x 8 1/4 (w/gatefold flaps)
Format: TP/164 pages/b&w

 

Fire Punch, Vol. 6
By Tatsuki Fujimoto
In order to absorb all life, Judah has been turned into a massive tree by the Ice Witch. And just as Agni loses all will to live, Judah's sorrowful pleas for death echo in his ear. What will await the world after its destruction and rebirth is complete?
For mature audiences.
978-1-9747-0039-4
On Sale Date: 2019-04-16
Price USA: $12.99
Price CAN: $17.99
Dimension: 5 3/4 x 8 1/4
Format: TP/208 pages/b&w

 

Golden Kamuy, Vol. 9
By Satoru Noda
After their run-in with the mad taxidermist Edogai, Asirpa, Sugimoto and Shiraishi still have unfinished business in Yubari. But if their goal is to meet Noppera-bo face-to-face, they will need to hear Shiraishi's story about how he escaped from the hellish Abashiri prison the first time. Toshizo Hijikata would also like to have a little chat with them regarding Noppera-bo, and there is the matter of the 7th Division, whose members are closing in...
For mature audiences.
978-1-9747-0447-7
On Sale Date: 2019-04-16
Price USA: $12.99
Price CAN: $17.99
Dimension: 5 3/4 x 8 1/4
Format: TP/200 pages/b&w


Shonen Sunday

Case Closed, Vol. 70
By Gosho Aoyama
The Kaito Kid is infamous for his heists, but this time the master thief wants to return something: a collection of long-lost artifacts stolen by the greatest thief in Japanese history! The authorities plan to use the opportunity to nab the Kid at last, but Conan suspects his nemesis has something up his tailored sleeve.
Then Conan and Harley get the chance to witness a real-life exorcism. But the fiery demon dog haunting a family won't be snuffed out so easily...
For older teen audiences.
978-1-4215-9868-0
On Sale Date: 2019-04-09
Price USA: $9.99
Price CAN: $12.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/192 pages/b&w

 

Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic, Vol. 35
By Shinobu  Ohtaka
Inside the Sacred Palace, Aladdin, Alibaba and Morgiana must face the Seven Dungeons of Sinbad—strange and deadly magical labyrinths where time flows backward and forward all at once! A confrontation with Sinbad was expected, but can they handle different versions of Sinbad at different times in his life?
For teen audiences.
978-1-9747-0072-1
On Sale Date: 2019-04-09
Price USA: $9.99
Price CAN: $12.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/216 pages/b&w

 

Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle, Vol. 6
By Kagiji Kumanomata
Accompanied by an entourage of demon guards, Princess Syalis takes a field trip to the human world to acquire a special pillow. Then she receives several invitations from her demon captors: First, to replace the cooks who have succumbed to heat exhaustion in the Demon Castle kitchen (somebody needs to make Quilladillo's Monster Bird Egg Custard). Second, to attend a pajama party (despite being woefully ignorant of the concept). And third, to design a new area for the hero to explore (which turns out to be the exact opposite of what the demons had in mind).
For teen audiences.
978-1-9747-0227-5
On Sale Date: 2019-04-09
Price USA: $9.99
Price CAN: $12.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/2
Format: TP/168 pages/b&w


Sublime

The World's Greatest First Love, Vol. 12
By Shungiku Nakamura
Manga editor Ritsu Onodera continues working under the guiding hand of his boss and first love, Masamune Takano. After the department's fun (?) group vacation, Ritsu returns to the familiar hellscape of cycle end at Emerald. On his way to a meeting, he runs into Nao Kiyomiya, an old classmate and the only friend he had after Takano broke his heart. Will Ritsu fess up that the Masamune Saga who emotionally destroyed him in high school and the Masamune Takano he now calls his boss are one and the same?
For mature audiences.
978-1-4215-9954-0
On Sale Date: 2019-04-09
Price USA: $12.99
Price CAN: $17.99
Dimension: 5 x 7 1/8
Format: TP/162 pages/b&w

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