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Death Note Creators’ New Manga to Be Simulpubbed in English

Do you like Death Note? How about Bakuman?

The creators of both those hit manga, Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata, are teaming up for a third time with the new manga Platinum End, and now it’s been announced the English translation with be published at the same time as the Japanese release.

Shonen Jump, the Stateside digital manga magazine, will be offering chapters of Platinum End for $0.99 each.

Platinum End, which is about a boy who “can’t find hope in living,” and an angel, will debut November 4.

Ohba and Obata are teaming up for the first time since 2012, when Bakuman finished up its run.

Source: Crunchyroll

Matt Schley

Matt Schley (rhymes with "guy") lives in Tokyo, and has been OUSA's "man in Japan" since 2012. He's also written about anime and Japanese film for the Japan Times, Screen Daily and more.