Get a first look at the series debuting from Kodansha Comics in the month of March 2021!
What You Need to Know:
- Yesterday, Kodansha Comics revealed all the amazing digital manga series debuts for March 2021.
- These new digital debuts as well as returning favorites will be available upon release across all of Kodansha Comics' participating digital vendors including Bookwalker, comiXology, Google Play, Kindle, Nook and izneo.
- To see what other new releases will be available in March, and beyond take a look at Kodansha Comics' New Release page!
Araki Won't Be Tamed
Yakko has always lived in the shadow of her model/actress younger sister, Yuno. So when she’s surprised on her 17th birthday by super-popular actor Araki Shigaraki, she assumes he’s looking for Yuno...until he declares his love for Yakko?! Not only that, he’d declared his love for her before...but now, as then, she doesn’t believe him! But he’s determined, and if she won’t see him as a boyfriend, maybe she’ll see him as a pet...?!
Release Date: March 2 // Available Digitally
Shaman King: Marcos
Original Creator: Hiroyuki Takei
Art by Jet Kusamura
New Shaman King spin-of from the same team as Shaman King: Red Crimson
What should be a bright future for the X-Laws is shadowed by the absence of Marco. Where could he have gone, and is something sinister behind it? Join the fan favorites in another Shaman King spinoff!
Release Date: March 9 // Available Digitally
Story by Muneyuki Kaneshiro
Art by Yusuke Nomura
By the Story Creator of As The Gods Will: The Second Series
After a disastrous defeat at the 2018 World Cup, Japan's team struggles to regroup. But what's missing? An absolute Ace Striker, who can guide them to the win. The Football Association is hell-bent on creating a striker who hungers for goals and thirsts for victory, and who can be the decisive instrument in turning around a losing match...and to do so, they've gathered 300 of Japan's best and brightest youth players. Who will emerge to lead the team...and will they be able to out-muscle and out-ego everyone who stands in their way?
Release Date: March 16 // Available Digitally
The Dawn of the Witch
Story by Tatsuo
Art by Kakeru Kobashiri
Character Design by Takashi Iwasaki
Cervil is a magic student with no memories of his life before he met a mysterious blond woman in an alley. Now he travels with his teacher, Ross—another student, Holt, and the beastman Coudeau for "special training"... but this field trip may not be as routine as it seems!
Release Date: March 23 // Available Digitally
Chasing After Aoi Koshiba
By FLY and Takeoka Hazuki
All-new Yuri romance!
Sahoko had lots of friends in high school, so there’s no shortage of people to catch up with at her reunion. But the one face she wants to see is missing: that of Aoi Koshiba, her classmate and first love. A star of the basketball team, Aoi caught Sahoko’s eye as an easy way to score social points. But when Aoi quits the team, an unexpected kiss pulls Sahoko closer to her than she intended to be. With a difficult home situation, Aoi is in need of more than just a cynical social climber. She needs a true friend, and something more…
Release Date: March 23 // Available Digitally & in Print
She's My Knight
Haruma Ichinose, 17, has been popular since he was born. So popular, in fact, that he figured no one could even come close...until he met Yuki Mogami. She's tall, cool, collected, and totally makes him crazy. He may just be in love...but can he deal with falling for someone even more dashing than himself?
Release Date: March 30 // Available Digitally
Those Snow White Notes
By Marimo Ragawa
When Setsu's grandfather died, so did Setsu's "sound"—his unique creative spark. Grieving, he goes to Tokyo to find himself...but manages to become totally, literally lost on his first day. Only a chance meeting with Yuna—aka Yuka, the hostess—saves him from being robbed. At first glance their lives seem totally different, but they're both striving for their dreams—hers, of being an actress, and his, of developing his talent with the shamisen—and it could just be that life in the raucous, unfeeling urban sprawl of Tokyo could just be what binds their fates together…
Release Date: March 30 // Available Digitally
Source: Official Press Release
About Kodansha USA Publishing, LLC
Established in New York in 2008, Kodansha USA Publishing (KUP) is a subsidiary of Kodansha, Japan’s largest publisher. Its manga imprint is Kodansha Comics, which began by releasing Katsuhiro Otomo’s Akira and Shirow Masamune’s The Ghost in the Shell. Today, thanks to hits like Attack on Titan, Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Eternal Edition, Noragami, and FAIRY TAIL, it is now the No. 2 manga publisher in the United States by revenue. VERTICAL, which publishes fan favorite manga titles like Chi’s Sweet Home and BLAME!, as well as the popular MONOGATARI novel series, is also an imprint of KUP. Both Kodansha Comics and VERTICAL are distributed by Penguin Random House Publisher Services.