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Fruits Basket is Back with Online Manga

Hey, remember Fruits Basket?

The shoujo manga about a family who turn into zodiac animals, adapted into a popular anime series back in 2001, will get an online sequel courtesy manga website HanaLala this September.

Fruits Basket another takes place after the original series and centers around a first-year high school student named Sawa, reports the Asahi Shinbun.

The first chapter will be posted to the HanaLala site September 4, with new chapters released every Friday thereafter.

The original Fruits Basket will also be reprinted in Japan with new cover illustrations by author Natsuki Takaya and feature full-color pages.

Shoujo fans: it’s time to go Back to the Basket.

Source: Asahi

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.