The editorial Kadokawa listed that this year's sixth issue of the magazine Monthly comic alive, which will be released on April 26th, will feature a manga entitled 86: Fragmental neoteny. This manga will be a sequel to the light novels of Asato Asato, 86: Eighty-six.
Asato began to publish the light novels through the publishing label Dengeki Bunko of Kadokawa in April 2017 with Shirabi responsible for the illustrations and the artist I-IV responsible for mechanical constructions. The piece inspired a manga adaptation of Motoki Yoshihara that's published in the magazine Young gangan of Square enix.
The work also inspired an anime adaptation on the air since April 10th in Japan produced by the studios. A-1 pictures, Headed by Toshimasa Ishii and scripts written by Toshiya Ono. The series is confirmed with two parts that will air separately, with the first having eleven episodes.
Synopsis for 86: Eighty-six
The Republic of the Holy Magnolia. This country has long been besieged by its neighbor, the Giadian Empire, which created a series of unmanned drones called the Legion. After years of careful research, the republic eventually developed its own autonomous drones and turned the one-sided struggle into a casual war - or at least so the government claims.
In truth there is no such thing as a bloodless war. Behind the walls protecting the republic's eighty-five territories is the "nonexistent" "eighty-six sector". The young men and women of this deserted land are branded "The Eighty-Six" and lead the "unmanned" weapons into battle without humanity ... Shinn directs a detachment of eighty-six youths on the battlefield. Lena is a "manipulator" who, with the help of a special communication, commands the detachment from the far rear. The farewell story of the difficult and sad struggle between these two begins!
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