A leak revealed the cover of the twenty-second and final compiled volume of the manga, written and illustrated by Paru Itagaki, Beastars. This volume will be released in Japan on January 8, 2021.
For his part, Itagaki began to publish the manga in the magazine Weekly Shonen Champion from the publisher Akita Shoten The publisher released the twenty-first compiled volume in Japan on October 8, and will release the twenty-second and final volume on January 8, 2021.
The piece inspired a twelve-episode anime adaptation produced by Studio orange, Headed by Shinichi Matsumi and scripts from Nanami Higuchi, released October 2019. A second season is confirmed to premiere in January 2021.
Synopsis of the Beasts
In a world populated by anthropomorphic animals, herbivores and carnivores coexist. For Cherryton Academy's teenagers, school life is full of hope, romance, suspicion, and discomfort.
The main character in this story is the wolf Regoshi, a member of the Drama Club. Despite her menacing appearance, she has a very soft heart and character. For most of his life he was always the subject of fear and hatred of other animals and was used to this lifestyle.
But soon he becomes increasingly preoccupied with his classmates who have their own insecurities, and he realizes that his school life is about to take a big turn.
Source: Manga Mogura
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