The author Yoshitaka Ushiki reported through his Twitter account that the manga Yumekui Merry, is nearing completion. The artist responded this to the publication of the cover of the twenty-third compilation volume.
メ リ ー 23 巻 書 影 が 公開 さ れ ま し た。- 牛 木 義隆 @ メ リ ー 13 周年 (@yosihiki) May 23, 2020
夢 路 と メ リ ー の 旅 も 残 り わ ず か。 最後 ま で お 付 き 合 い い た だ け る と 幸 い で す。 https://t.co/KCZ5xbZkNc
Ushiki began publishing the manga in the magazine Time Kirara Forward manga from the publisher Houbunsha in 2008. The publisher published the first compilation volume in October 2008 and will publish the twenty-third volume on June 12.
The work inspired a thirteen-episode anime adaptation produced by the studios. J.C. Staff, under the direction of Shigeyasu Yamauchi and scripts written by Ushiki Yoshitaka, released in January 2011.
Synopsis of Yumekui Merry
Yumeji Fujiwara is an apparently normal high school student. But ten years ago, Yumeji gained the ability to see the auras of other people's dreams around him. The ability allows Yumeji to predict what kind of dream the person will have next. The dreams of others may not be a mystery to Yumeji, but his own dreams have had him very confused. Dream after dream, Yumeji has been chased by a host of cats led by John Doe, who claims he requires Yumeji's body to enter the real world.
These strange events become even weirder when Yumeji meets Nightmare Merry, a dream demon who seeks to return to his own world. Using his powers, Yumeji decides to help him, but Merry's mere presence in the real world indicates that the barrier that separates dreams from reality has been broken ...
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