Manga Releases by Viz Media in October 2018




Ao Haru Ride Vol. 1
Story & Art: Io Sakisaka
Price: $9.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shojo Beat
Series: Ao Haru Ride
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Futaba Yoshioka thought all boys were loud and obnoxious until she met Kou Tanaka in junior high. But as soon as she realized she really liked him, he had already moved away because of family issues. Now, in high school, Kou has reappeared, but is he still the same boy she fell in love with?




Bleach 3-in-1 Edition Vol 24 
Story & Art: Tite Kubo
Price: $14.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shonen Jump
Series: Bleach
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Yhwach’s invasion of the Soul Society has led its defenders to make some strange alliances, with Ichigo and his friends finding common cause with some of the Arrancars. And Soul Reapers who would normally wouldn’t have anything to do with each other now fight side by side as Kenpachi and Mayuri take on a truly monstrous Quincy. And because war brings changes to all, Mayuri’s dutiful daughter Nemu is compelled to act in defiance her father—even if it becomes the last thing she ever does.




Bleach Vol. 74
Story & Art: Tite Kubo
Price: $9.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shonen Jump
Series: Bleach
Category: Manga
Synopsis: The final battle against Yhwach gets under way as Ichigo and his allies reach the Quincy King’s throne room. Can Ichigo put an end to the thousand-year war between the Soul Reapers and Quincies? The emotional conclusion of Bleach is here!





Blue Exorcist Vol. 20
Story & Art: Kazue Kato
Price: $9.99
Release: Octover 2, 2019
Imprint: Shonen Jump
Series: Blue Exorcist
Category: Manga
Synopsis: The holiday season falls upon True Cross Academy, and Rin and his friends kick things off with a combined birthday and Christmas party. More happy news comes as they are invited to Kyoto for the New Year’s wedding of Shima’s older brother. But underneath the festivities runs a feeling of great uneasiness—tension grows between Yukio and Rin as they question the truth of the circumstances of their birth and who their mother really was. Elsewhere, Lightning continues to press the suspects of his investigation of the Illuminati. Sooner or later, something’s got to give…




Food Wars (Shokugeki no Soma) Vol. 26
Story & Art: Yuto Tsukuda, Art by Shun Saeki, Contributor Yuki Morisaki
Price: $9.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shonen Jump
Series: Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Soma and the resistance have swept the first bout of the team shokugeki! But they can’t rest on their laurels, as the second bout is soon to begin. With the Council of Ten’s pride on the line, who will Central send out to protect it? And will Kuga’s desire for a rematch with Tsukasa affect the lineup?




Haikyu!! Vol. 28
Story & Art: Haruichi Furudate
Price: $9.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shonen Jump
Series: Haikyu!!
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Karasuno wins their first match of the Spring Tournament! Hinata goes to watch Fukurodani and Nekoma play their games and runs into the other Little Giant from the All-Japan Youth Camp—Kamomedai High’s Korai Hoshiumi! Then the second day of the tournament begins, and the seeded teams join the fray!




Juni Taisen: Zodiac War (Manga) Vol. 1
Story & Art: Akira Akatsuki, Original Story by Nisioisin, Character Design by Hikaru Nakamura
Price: $9.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shonen Jump
Series: Juni Taisen: Zodiac War
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Eleven of the twelve fighters have gathered, and everyone awaits the final contender—Boar. She is strong, confident and a favorite to win the twelfth Zodiac War. However, this time, the rules have changed! The battle is limited to an abandoned city and all of the contestants are forced to ingest a deadly poison. Monkey tries to call a truce, but before she can the floor explodes, scattering all the fighters. Despite the chaos, one thing’s for sure—only one will remain standing.




Kuroko's Basketball Vol. 14
Story & Art: Tadatoshi Fujimaki
Price: $16.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shonen Jump
Series: Kuroko's Basketball
Category: Manga
Synopsis: It’s Seirin’s final match against Rakuzan in the Winter Cup, and Kuroko’s been…defeated?! In a cruel twist of fate, all of his breakthroughs have ended up robbing him of his defining talent—his invisibility! Seirin’s already at a crippling disadvantage when they encounter Rakuzan’s secret weapon— Mayuzumi, an upgraded version of the phantom sixth man! Can Seirin make one final push?!





Naruto 3-in-1 Edition Vol. 24
Story & Art: Masashi Kishimoto
Price: $14.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shonen Jump
Series: Naruto
Category: Manga
Synopsis: With the Infinite Tsukuyomi finally activated, the ninja world is plunged into darkness. But worse still is that Kaguya has been resurrected. With Naruto and Sasuke working together, they have the power to seal her away for good. But just when it seems that the ninja world can find true peace, one more obstacle appears. With their differing ideals on the line, Naruto and Sasuke will determine the future of the world in this final fight!




My Hero Academia Vol. 15
Story & Art: Kohei Horikoshi
Price: $9.99
Release: October 2. 2018
Imprint: Shonen Jump
Series: My Hero Academia
Category: Manga
Synopsis: A new and sinister enemy appears in the form of Chisaki Kai, the young leader of the Hassaikai yakuza gang. Looking to fill the power vacuum left by All For One, Chisaki makes contact with the League of Villains to gain possible support. When a chance run-in with a scared little girl brings Midoriya and his mentor Mirio face-to-face with Chisaki, none of them have any idea how much their lives are about to change…






My Hero Academia: Vigilantes Vol. 2
Story & Art: Hideyuki Furuhashi, Art by Betten Court, Original Concept by Kohei Horikoshi
Price: $9.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shonen Jump
Series: My Hero Academia
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Koichi and his “friends”—Kazuho, a.k.a. Pop Step, and the mysterious Knuckleduster—have teamed up to protect their neighborhood (unofficially of course). But even petty criminals with Quirks can be dangerous, and taking them on shows Koichi that he’d better not underestimate them. Sizing up the opposition is important, especially when some of the villains are definitely out of Koichi’s league and more sinister threats lurk in the shadows…




Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 22
Story & Art: Yuki Midorikawa
Price: $9.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shojo Beat
Series: Natsume's Book of Friends
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Natsume and his friends are visiting an old inn to see a yokai exhibition, but a sudden storm extends their visit into an overnight stay. All should be well, since the inn has a charmed door curtain that welcomes good spirits and keeps out evil. But tonight of all nights, they forget to put it out! Can Natsume and his friends protect the inn without endangering the friendly local yokai?!







Ruroni Kenshin 3-in-1 Edition Vol.

Story & Art: Nobuhiko Watsuki
Price: $14.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shonen Jump
Series: Ruroni Kenshin
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Under attack by an alliance of warriors with grudges against Kenshin, the dojo battles on three fronts at once. Sanosuke takes on weapons expert Inui Banjin and his indestructible gauntlets. Yahiko faces off against Otowa Hyōko, who specializes in the secret techniques of assassination. And Kenshin has a rematch with the puppet master Gein, who’s invented a deadly new toy. All the while, Enishi, the architect of the attacks, watches the chaos from above…






Takane & Hana Vol. 4 
Story & Art:  Yuki Shiwasu

Price: $9.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shojo Beat
Series: Takane & Hana
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Hana’s usual family Christmas celebration gets canceled, so she feels a bit sad about the prospect of spending Christmas Eve alone. Takane decides to ask Hana out to dinner for that night, but then a beautiful medical school student named Rino shows up declaring her love for Takane! Does this mean Hana has a love rival?!





The Promised Neverland Vol. 6
Story & Art: Kaiu Shirai, Art by Posuka Demizu
Price: $9.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shonen Jump
Series: The Promised Neverland
Category: Manga
Synopsis: The children have successfully escaped Grace Field House, but their troubles are just beginning. Now up against a dangerous natural world and their demon pursuers, Emma and Ray struggle to lead the children to safety. Just when the situation is at its most dire, a mysterious girl suddenly appears. Is she there to help, or is it a demonic trap…?




The Water Dragon's Bride Vol. 7
Story & Art: Rei Toma
Price: $9.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shojo Beat
Series: The Water Dragon's Bride
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Asahi returns to the present day, and though her reunion with her family is joyful, she misses Subaru and the water dragon god in the other world. When Asahi comes to a decision about what to do, the water dragon god’s heart is greatly shaken!




Yona of the Dawn Vol. 14
Story & Art: Mizuho Kusanagi

Price: $9.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shojo Beat
Series: Yona of the Dawn
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Yona’s travels take her to the Water Tribe’s territory, which is said to be the most beautiful area in the Kingdom of Kohka. But despite this region’s reputation, a drug known as “nadai” has spread throughout the land. When one of Yona’s friends becomes affected by nadai, how far will Yona go to help him?




Case Closed Vol. 68
Story & Art: Gosho Aoyama
Price: $9.99
Release: October 9, 2018
Imprint: Shonen Sunday
Series: Case Clsoed
Category: Manga
Synopsis: In yet another scheme to get her estranged parents back together, Rachel arranges a luxury hotel getaway. But rest and relaxation are off the schedule when a corpse turns up in the bedroom. Then the Junior Detective League is enlisted to protect a priceless statue from the Kaito Kid’s thievery. The kids are sure it’ll be a breeze…until they have to solve the case without Conan!




Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic Vol. 32
Story & Art: Shinobu Ohtaka
Price: $9.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Shonen Sunday
Series: Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Having split from Sinbad, Aladdin and his friends must now face Arba, the powerful magi of lost Alma Tran! This otherworldy foe has many secrets which Aladdin must discover if he is ever going to defeat her. Then, at long last, Alibaba reunites with Aladdin, and Alibaba asks Morgiana a question that will change his life...


Nier Automata: Long Story Short
Story & Art: Jun Eishima and Yoko Taro; Original Story by Yoko Taro
Price: $14.99
Release: October 2, 2018
Imprint: Viz Media
Series: Nier:Automata
Category: Novel
Synopsis: From: Pod 042

To: Fans of NieR:Automata

Recommendation: The action to finish reading this novel.

[ref & NieR:Automata—Short Story Long]

Response: A novel is a story that used to be told by humans.

Question: The definition of the word “interesting”?

Answer: A possible definition is that the ability to continue reading this novel makes it “interesting.”

From Pod 042 to 153: We have concluded our promotional duties.




Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle Vol. 3
Story & Art: Kagiji Kumanomano

Price: $9.99
Release: October 9, 2018
Imprint: Shonen Sunday
Series: Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Winter has come, and Princess Syalis will do anything to stay warm, including creating a DIY magical device (known as a “Ko-tatsu”), knitting woolen underwear and trying to convince the castle blacksmith to make her a window to keep out the drafts. When she accidentally dies yet again—along with Stamper Cat—curious resurrection complications ensue. Then it’s Christmas and New Year’s! Who will the Demon King designate as naughty or nice? And will all of the other demons let poor Syalis join in any demon games…? And now the Demon King has insomnia!




Dead Dead Demon's Dededede Destruction Vol. 3
Story & Art: Inio Asano
Price: $14.99
Release: October 16, 2018
Imprint: Viz Signature
Series: Dead Dead Demon's Dededede Destruction
Category: Manga
Synopsis: The defense business is booming in Japan, and the amazing Hujin weapons are finally getting their chance to shine. But civilians are fed up with the inconvenience of being collateral damage, and their protest signs are starting to get really pointed! Meanwhile, Kadode has to face up to the realities of living in an apocalypse and not taking her college entrance exams seriously. At least high school is finally over!





Fire Punch Vol. 4
Story & Art: Tatsuki Fujimoto
Price: $12.99
Release: October 16, 2018
Imprint: Viz Signature
Series: Fire Punch
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Boss, the leader of the Behemdorg escapees, finds he’s at a disadvantage when fighting the soldiers who continue pursuing them. But all that changes with the sudden appearance of a mysterious spear-wielding girl and a masked man, who are willing to lend their aid. Meanwhile, will Agni have to perform that certain act once again for those who revere him?!




Tokyo Ghoul:re Vol. 7
Story & Art: Sui Ishida
Price: $12.99
Release: October 16, 2018
Imprint: Viz Signature
Series: Tokyo Ghoul
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Sen Takatsuki’s newest novel has hit the stands and a video of her admitting to being a Ghoul has gone viral! And if that news hasn’t done enough to shake things up, the contents of her book are sowing civilian distrust of the CCG. How can investigators effectively take on the Ghoul threat if the public has lost faith in them? And what if Sen Takatsuki’s veiled accusations about the CCG brass are true…?





Tokyo Ghoul The Complete Boxset 
Story & Art: Sui Ishida
Price: $149.99
Release: October 16, 2018
Imprint: Viz Signature
Series: Tokyo Ghoul
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Ken Kaneki is an ordinary college student until a violent encounter turns him into the first half-human, half-Ghoul hybrid. Trapped between two worlds, he must survive Ghoul turf wars, learn more about Ghoul society and master his new powers. A box set that includes all fourteen volumes of the original Tokyo Ghoul series. Includes an exclusive double-sided poster.




Homestuck Book 3: Act 4
Story & Art: Andrew Hussie
Price: $24.99
Release: October 25, 2018
Imprint: Viz Media
Series: Homestuck
Category: Graphic Novel
Synopsis:  Four kids start playing a game. Along the way they’re bound to encounter sprites, exiles, guardians, consorts, time-hopping future selves, mystical dream oracle doppelgangers, paradox clones, a Secret Wizard, too many Daves, incompetent trolling, and the human emotion called friendship.



Magic The Gathering - Concepts and Legends
Story & Art: James Wyatt
Price: $39.99
Release: October 23, 2018
Imprint: Viz Media
Series: Magic The Gathering
Category: Art Book
Synopsis: VIZ Media dives deep into the archives of Magic: The Gathering® with an inside look at the creation of the characters, planes, creatures and lore of the world’s most popular trading card game.




Frankenstein: Junji Ito Collection
Story & Art: Juni Ito
Price: $22.99
Release: October 16, 2018
Imprint: Viz Signature
Series: Frankenstein: Junji Ito Collection
Category: Manga
Synopsis: Junji Ito meets Mary Shelley! The master of horror manga bends all his skill into bringing the anguished and solitary monster—and the fouler beast who created him—to life with the brilliantly detailed chiaroscuro he is known for.
Manga Releases by Viz Media in October 2018 Manga Releases by Viz Media in October 2018 Reviewed by Tyrone Dismuke on Monday, October 01, 2018 Rating: 5

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