On the official Twitter account for the literary franchise based on the manga, written and illustrated by Ken Wakui, Tokyo RevengersIt has been reported that after one of the largest reprints for the franchise, the work is about to hit 15 million accumulated copies in circulation.

«You have just made another major reprint of all the volumes published so far! I couldn't believe my eyes because the number of reprinted copies for each of the volumes was greater than for any previous reprint. In fact, I get dizzy. I really appreciate your support. Please keep supporting Tokyo Revengers!"Wrote the account.

Later, in a second publication, he confirmed the number: «We have made a rough estimate, and this large reprint would bring the total number of copies in circulation to just under fifteen million. Just a few days ago, we were pleased that the franchise exceeded 10 million copies. A few days ago!». In his final comment, the author (or editor) cites the fact that it was announced in late March that the manga had more than 10 million copies in circulation, meaning it had received an additional 5 million copies in just one month.

Wakui began publishing the manga in the magazine Weekly Shonen Magazine from the publisher Kodansha The publisher published the twenty-first compilation volume on February 17, followed by the twenty-second on April 16 in Japan. An anime adaptation produced by the studios EYE FILMS, Headed by Koichi Hatsumi and scripts written by Yasuyuki mutois currently broadcasting in Japan.

Tokyo Revengers Synopsis

While watching the news, Takemichi Hanagaki learns that his high school girlfriend Hinata Tachibana has died. The only girl who ever noticed him was killed by a group of criminals known as Tokyo Manji Gang. Takemichi lives in an old, thin-walled apartment and at work his boss, who is six years his junior, treats him like trash. To top it off, he's a complete virgin ...

On the threshold of his life, he suddenly goes back twelve years to his high school days. To save Hinata and change the course of time, the once useless part-time worker Takemichi must try to become the leader of Tokyo's darkest criminal gang!

Fountain: Official Twitter account

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