Manga writer Megalo Box will publish new work in September

In this year's 10th issue of the magazine Monthly comic pile from the publisher Shinchosha it was announced Chikara Sakuma ((Megalo box) will begin publishing a new manga in the next issue of the magazine on September 19th.

This new manga about soccer is titled LIABILITY MANThe first chapter comprises a total of 63 pages, including a colored initial. On the other hand, Sakuma is also the author of the manga adaptation of the original anime Megalo box, entitled Megalo Box - Shukumei no Souken.

The work was published in the journal Shonen Magazine Edge from the publisher Kodansha between February and August 2018 with a total of two compilation volumes. In addition, the original thirteen episode anime was produced by the studios TMS Entertainment, Headed by Yoh Moriyama and scripts written by Katsuhiko ManabeA second season has been confirmed since November 2019, but no new details have been announced so far.

Megalo Box Synopsis

"Shut up and do what they tell you, that's the cowardly choice." These are the words of Junk Dog, an underground fighter from Megalo Box, the evolved version of boxing that uses mechanical elements known as "gear" to improve the speed and performance of its users. Despite the great potential this young man possesses as a boxer, his illegal nature forces him to earn a living by participating in fights arranged by his boss Gansaku Nanbu. That all changes, however, when Yuuri, the Megalo Box champion, steps into his ring in the guise of another challenger. Junk Dog, who has retired in a single lap, faces the challenge, "If you're serious about fighting me again, jump in my ring."

Junk Dog is supported by the criminal syndicate responsible for its arranged fights and enters Megalonia - a tournament that spans the world and determines the strongest megaloboxer of all. Not having a real name, he adopts the nickname "Joe" as he begins his climb from the bottom of the fighter rankings. With only three months to qualify, Joe faces opponents he never thought would match his rival's challenge.

Source: ANN

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