In the current issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine it was announced that a new online spinoff manga of Naoshi Komi’s Nisekoi is currently in production. The spinoff, Magical Patissier Kosaki-chan, will feature main character Kosaki Onodera from Komi’s series as a magical girl.
Magical Patissier Kosaki-chan will be written and illustrated by Taishi Tsutsui, who also worked on the Steins;Gate: Hiyoku Renri no Sweets Honey spinoff manga. The series will debut on Monday on Shueisha’s Shonen Jump+, the publication’s online manga magazine. You can visit the site here: http://plus.shonenjump.com/
Nisekoi is a manga series that originally started off as a one shot from Naoshi Komi that released in January 2011. Komi then released the manga as a full series later on in the year, when it appeared in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump. Since 2011, 14 volumes have been released for the romantic comedy. Additionally a voiced comic has also been published and a light novel series. Viz Manga has also picked up the series late 2013 for English localisation, announcing that the chapters would be translated and released in Viz’s Weekly Shonen Jump Alpha. A anime adaptation of the manga aired from January this year, and ended in May for a total of 20 episodes. The anime is produced by studio Shaft (Bakemonogatari, Mahou Shoujo Madoka☆Magica). A PlayStation Vita game based on the series is currently in development. A second season of Nisekoi was announced to be in production and the first visual released.
Here is a plot synopsis of Nisekoi from MAL:
As a child, Raku Ichijo made a secret promise with his childhood sweetheart, keeping a pendant as a memento while his love took the key. He dreams of one day meeting his past love, but years later, reality smashes his hopes when Chitoge Kirisaki accidentally knees him in the face…
Though Raku’s a normal high schooler, his family heads the notorious yakuza gang the Shuei-Gumi faction! And he’s dragged into family affairs when he’s forced into a relationship with Chitoge, the daughter of a rival gang’s boss!
Magical Patissier Kosaki-chan will launch on Monday in Shonen Jump’s online Jump+ service. You can read the manga on monday for free via the official website: http://plus.shonenjump.com/
Dont forget to visit the anime’s official website here: http://www.nisekoi.jp/
And follow the Nisekoi series on Twitter: @nisekoi_k
Source Article – Anime News Network
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