In December 2020 and via his Twitter account, the editor of the manga wrote and illustrated Hajime isayama, Shingeki no Kyojin ((attack on Titan), issued a statement regarding the manga's copyright infringement, writing: «Kodansha takes action against illegal uploads. Work is currently underway to determine the root cause of the leaks. All other illegal uploads are also being investigated in collaboration with the police. We hope that you continue to enjoy our content legally».
Subject: AOT copyright infringement.
Kodansha is taking tough measures against illegal uploads.(@ShingekiKyojin) (S 進 撃 の 巨人 」担当 編 @) December 24, 2020
Work is currently underway to identify the root of the leak. All other illegal uploads are also discussed with the police. We hope you continue to enjoy our official products.
Almost a month later, the publisher released a new update on this subject: «Regarding Shingeki no Kyojin's Copyright Infringement. Kodansha continues its efforts against illegal uploads. We announce that we are making great strides in identifying the root of the leak before Bessatsu Shonen Magazine goes on sale. We hope you continue to enjoy the official products».
Regarding Attack on Titan Copyright Infringement.
Kodansha continues all efforts against illegal uploads.
We announce that we are making great strides in identifying the cause of the leak before Bessatsu Shonen Magazine goes on sale.
We hope you enjoy official products.(@ShingekiKyojin) (S 進 撃 の 巨人 」担当 編 @) January 22, 2021
For his part, Isayama began to publish the manga in the magazine Bessatsu Shonen magazine from the publisher Kodansha The publisher published the thirty-second compilation volume on September 9, followed by the thirty-third on January 8. The work will be completed in April.
The final season of this adaptation premiered in Japan on December 6th at 12:10 p.m. (December 7th at 12:10 p.m. only), while it will arrive in Latin America via the platform Crunchyroll and individually to Mexico Funimation, with dubbing into Spanish. Eventually it is confirmed with a total of 16 episodes.
Summary by Shingeki no Kyojin
A century ago humans were threatened with extinction when an unbeatable and terrible enemy appeared: the titans, gigantic monsters that devoured much of humanity and forced the few survivors to lock themselves behind high walls. Behind these walls stands Eren Jaeger, a boy who dreams of crossing them to see the outside world and who lives his everyday life with his parents, his adoptive sister Mikasa Ackerman and his friend Armin Arlert.
One fateful day, however, humanity remembers its fate once again when a gigantic 60-meter titan appears in front of the first row of walls, protecting people from their most fearsome enemy. So Eren, Mikasa and Armin lose their home and all hope, while our protagonist takes an oath: His goal in life will be to destroy all titans. Thus begins a story of survival and war in which its characters must solve the mystery behind the existence of these terrifying beings.
Source: Official Twitter account
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