The week ending November 15 sees a handful of Manga(s) to pick from. The followings are the Manga(s) released for the week:
1. Levius/est Vol. 1
by Haruhisa Nakata
Title (ENG): Levius/est
Synopsis: It’s the 19th century, and the world has entered the Era of Rebirth, recovering from the devastating flames of war. The sport of Mechanical Martial Arts has galvanized the nations. Cybernetically augmented fighters turn their blood into steam and their bodies into brutal fighting—and killing—machines.
Young Levius is one of those arena battlers, hell-bent on winning in order to simply survive.
Having fought his way into the top grade of Mechanical Martial Arts, Levius faces an ever-changing world that grows more threatening by the day. The shadowy megacorporation Amethyst wields its military might across the world through advancements in the arena. Can Levius be the fighter who changes the course of the world’s fate?
Link: Levius/est Vol. 1
2. No Guns Life Vol. 2
by Tasuku Karasuma
Title (ENG): No Guns Life
Synopsis: Keeping Tetsuro, the fugitive son of the Berühren Corporation, safe is going to take resources Juzo doesn’t have. An old contact at the Extended Management Squad can help, but in exchange Juzo has to bring in the very first noncompliant Extended, Hayden Gondry, the suspect in a number of murders whose victims had their auxiliary brains forcibly removed. Juzo takes the case, but tracking down Gondry will entangle him in a larger conspiracy…
Link: No Guns Life Vol. 2
3. BEASTARS Vol. 3
by Paru Itagaki
Title (ENG): Beastars
Synopsis: At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, it’s personal relationships that maintain the fragile peace. Who among them is a Beastar—an academic and social role model destined to become a leader in a society naturally rife with mistrust?
It’s time for the Meteor Festival, which honors the world’s dinosaur ancestors. While helping to decorate the town, gray wolf Legoshi runs into dwarf rabbit Haru and finds he is still inexorably drawn to her. Is it a crush or bloodlust? Is it her or any small animal? Relationships are complicated for carnivores—their bird classmates lay the eggs they eat, and some desperate herbivores even sell their body parts on the black market. Then, when Bengal tiger Bill is tempted to buy a piece of forbidden meat, he tries to convince Legoshi to join him…
Link: BEASTARS Vol. 3
4. Fairy Tail: 100 Years Quest Vol. 2
by (Story) Hiro Mashima and (Art) Atsuo Ueda
Title (ENG): FAIRY TAIL: 100 Years Quest
Synopsis: Cornered by the Dragon Eaters of the guild Diabolos, Natsu and his friends have to fight for their lives against foes who seem to be ready for all their tricks! They want to save the Water Dragon, but can they even save themselves? Meanwhile, back in Magnolia, Gajeel and Juvia still have their suspicions about FAIRY TAIL’s newest member, Touka. Jellal’s on the trail, too, but by the time they start to figure out the truth, it may already be too late.
Link: Fairy Tail: 100 Years Quest Vol. 2
5. Fullmetal Alchemist: Fullmetal Edition Vol. 7
by Hiromu Arakawa
Title (ENG): Fullmetal Alchemist: Fullmetal Edition
Synopsis: A hardcover, deluxe collector’s edition of one of the most beloved manga and anime of all time! Fully remastered with an updated translation and completely fresh lettering, and presented with color pages on large-trim archival-quality paper, this gorgeous hardcover edition presents the timeless dark adventures of the Elric brothers as they were truly meant to be seen. Includes brand-new cover art, with color insert and behind-the-scenes character sketches from author Hiromu Arakawa!
In an alchemical ritual gone wrong, Edward Elric lost his arm and his leg, and his brother Alphonse became nothing but a soul in a suit of armor. The brothers and their allies close in on answers about the Philosopher’s Stone, forcing a showdown with the homunculus Lust.
Link: Fullmetal Alchemist: Fullmetal Edition Vol. 7
6. 100-man no Inochi no Ue ni Ore wa Tatteiru Vol. 4
by (Story) Naoki Yamakawa and (Art) Akinari Nao
Title (ENG): I’m standing on 1,000,000 lives.
Synopsis: Yotsuya’s hard work is beginning to pay off, but how far will his new skills take him? The islanders and mercenaries prepare to battle the Orc Queen and her army, and even with the unlikely return of a long-lost hero, the impending showdown promises to be an epic clash of brains against brawn, loyalty against treachery, and the players against nature itself. As forces large and small face off, who will come out on top…?
Link: 100-man no Inochi no Ue ni Ore wa Tatteiru Vol. 4
7. Kimi to Boku no Saigo no Senjou, Aruiwa Sekai ga Hajimaru Seisen Vol. 1
by (Story) Kei Sazane and (Art) okama
Title (ENG): Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World
Synopsis: The Nebulis Sovereignty and the Empire are embroiled in a war without end. The Ice Calamity Witch, a Nebulis mage of incredible power, and Iska, the youngest swordsman of the Empire ever to become a Saint Disciple, find themselves face-to-face on the battlefield. Each seeks to bring a close to this ceaseless conflict. Little do they know, however, that their meeting will be the catalyst that shapes the fate of the world!
Link: Kimi to Boku no Saigo no Senjou, Aruiwa Sekai ga Hajimaru Seisen Vol. 1
8. Yari no Yuusha no Yarinaoshi Vol. 1
by Aneko Yusagi
Title (ENG): The Reprise of the Spear Hero
Synopsis: Don’t like the outcome? Then start over and do it again! An exhilarating, new otherworldly redemption fantasy begins in this spin-off of the massively popular otherworldly fantasy, the Rising of the Shield Hero! Motoyasu Kitamura is summoned to another world to serve as the Spear Hero, but something eventually manages to kill him. When he dies Motoyasu suddenly finds himself back on the day he was first summoned to the new world—without losing any of his power! It’s the start of a new game in god mode! This time he’s determined to get things right—for the sake of his beloved Filo-tan, the magnificent filolials, and his “father,” the Shield Hero.
Link: Yari no Yuusha no Yarinaoshi Vol. 1
9. Toaru Majutsu no Index Vol. 19
by (Story) Kazuma Kamachi and (Art) Chuuya Kogino
Title (ENG): A Certain Magical Index
Synopsis: To quash an attack by God’s Right Seat on Academy City, the mysterious Aleister Crowley will utilize even the corrupted power of an angel. But when Touma discovers that angel’s identity, he’ll stop at nothing to save her. Meanwhile, Accelerator is on a mission of his own to rescue Last Order from the ruthless Kihara. Could these seemingly unrelated battles actually be two sides of the same coin…?!
Link: Toaru Majutsu no Index Vol. 19
10. Choujin Koukousei-tachi wa Isekai demo Yoyuu de Ikinuku you desu! Vol. 5
by (Story) Riku Misora and (Art) Kotaro Yamada
Title (ENG): High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even in Another World!
Synopsis: Conquering a third domain, working toward a democratic nation, and gaining the will of the people-the high school prodigies are on a roll, winning one victory after another! But even they aren’t entirely invincible, as Tsukasa and Ringo are ordered to take three days of bed rest due to overwork. And their downtime includes the two…going on a date?!
Link: Choujin Koukousei-tachi wa Isekai demo Yoyuu de Ikinuku you desu! Vol. 5
11. Nanatsu no Taizai Vol. 35
by Nakaba Suzuki
Title (ENG): The Seven Deadly Sins
Synopsis: “Broken Brotherhood While the fight against Estarossa hangs in the balance, the team of Merlin, Escanor, Gilthunder, Hendrickson, and Ludoshel prepares for a fierce battle in Camelot against Zeldris and Demon masters Chandler and Cusack. Even though it’s three against five, the Assault Force has a fearsome enemy in Meliodas’s younger brother. A revelation about another sibling–Ludoshel’s fellow Archangel and brother Mael–may turn the tide of the Holy War itself. Meanwhile, the return of Ban from purgatory bodes well for The Sins and their allies, but where is Meliodas?”
Link: Nanatsu no Taizai Vol. 35
12. Kangoku Gakuen Vol. 14
by Akira Hiramoto
Title (ENG): Prison School
Synopsis: From daring prison escapes to the near destruction of their entire school, the boys of Hachimitsu Private Academy have been to hell and back countless times. Now, Kiyoshi is dead set on confessing his love for Chiyo, but one last gauntlet stands in his way. While he’s always thrived in times of crisis, has Kiyoshi finally gotten too big for his britches? It’s the wet and wild end of Prison School!
Link: Kangoku Gakuen Vol. 14
13. Durarara!! RE;Dollars-hen Vol. 5
by (Story) Ryohgo Narita and (Art) Aogiri
Title (ENG): Durarara!! Re Dollars Arc
Synopsis: Megahit idol Ruri Hijiribe is suffering at the hands of a stalker, and his obsession with her is growing by the day. In order to see how she reacts, he becomes more strident in attacking and hurting those around her. One of the innocent (?) victims is the doctor and love of Celty the Headless Rider, Shinra Kishitani. As she clutches his wounded body, Celty loses her head with rage! (Literally.) And you just know who else is gonna show up behind the scenes…It’s Ikebukuro, after all!
Link: Durarara!! RE;Dollars-hen Vol. 5
14. Gleipnir Vol. 5
by Sun Takeda
Title (ENG): Gleipnir
Synopsis: Claire and Shuichi venture into the mountains with their new allies in search of coins, but are they too late? A powerful rival group is out hunting, not just for coins, but for other collectors, and they will use any means necessary to get what they want. With their lives on the line, Shuichi is forced to make a choice. To what lengths will he go to protect himself, his friends, and Claire?
Link: Gleipnir Vol. 5
15. Ran to Haiiro no Sekai Vol. 5
by Aki Irie
Title (ENG): Ran and the Gray World
Synopsis: A young sorceress transforms into an adult and sets out on magical adventures full of charm and wonder!
Ran Uruma can’t wait to grow up and become a sorceress like her mother, so with the help of a magical pair of sneakers, she transforms into an adult and sets off! Her father and older brother Jin try to keep her home safe, but Ran is determined to advance her powers and have adventures of her own!
With the Door destroyed, bugs are an even greater danger than before. The sorceresses build a glass fortress, but it’s only a matter of time before the bugs break through. Meanwhile, Ran tries to protect Otaro from being hunted down, but will she end up jeopardizing the battle against the bugs?
Link: Ran to Haiiro no Sekai Vol. 5
16. Baraou no Souretsu Vol. 11
by Aya Kanno
Title (ENG): Requiem of the Rose King
Synopsis: The intrigue and royal conspiracy in the Bard’s Richard III is given a dark manga twist that will appeal to aficionados of both comics and the classics.
Richard, the ambitious third son of the House of York, believes he is cursed, damned from birth to eternal darkness. But is it truly fate that sets him on the path to personal destruction? Or his own tormented longings? Based on an early draft of Shakespeare’s Richard III, Aya Kanno’s dark fantasy finds the man who could be king standing between worlds, between classes, between good and evil.
Having made a pact to collaborate, Richard and Buckingham purge one opponent after another. What will Richard do next in order to lay claim to the crown? Meanwhile, Elizabeth prepares for a counterattack…
Link: Baraou no Souretsu Vol. 11
17. Kujira no Kora wa Sajou ni Utau Vol. 13
by Abi Umeda
Title (ENG): Children of the Whales
Synopsis: In this postapocalyptic fantasy, a sea of sand swallows everything but the past.
In an endless sea of sand drifts the Mud Whale, a floating island city of clay and magic. In its chambers a small community clings to survival, cut off from its own history by the shadows of the past.
Orca has captured Ouni and Lykos, and seems to have no further interest in Amonlogia or the Mud Whale. But the chaos he left behind continues to reverberate as Rochalízo is forced to make a critical choice and Suou must face the true burden of leadership. Meanwhile, the eyes of the mysterious Emperor have turned toward this far-flung battle on the sands, and his attention does not bode well for anyone.
Link: Kujira no Kora wa Sajou ni Utau Vol. 13
18. Grancrest Senki Vol. 5
by (Story) Ryou Mizuno and (Art) Mizuki Mikuni
Title (ENG): Record of Grancrest War
Synopsis: Did someone call for a badass mage to stop petty nobles from squabbling and face the real threat—unbridled Chaos?
In a world where the noble elite are supposed to fend off the threat of terrifying Chaos but instead engage in pointless, petty squabbles, young mage Siluca Meletes dreams of bringing justice to the land.
Disaster strikes Siluca and Theo’s plans. Their domain is devastated, their holdings scattered amongst other Lords, their allies forced to ally with the victors, and Theo stripped of his title and exiled. How can they rebuild after a near-total collapse?
Link: Grancrest Senki Vol. 5
19. Urusei Yatsura Vol. 4
by Rumiko Takahashi
Title (ENG): Those Obnoxious Aliens
Synopsis: The hilarious manga classic featuring beautiful space alien princess Lum!
Beautiful space alien princess Lum invades Earth on her UFO, and unlucky Ataru Moroboshi’s world gets turned upside down! Will Lum become Earth’s electrifying new leader? Or will Ataru somehow miraculously save Earth from space alien onslaught?
Lum’s childhood friend Ran continues to cause trouble with her kisses, but that’s the least of Ataru’s worries! Ten, Lum’s little cousin, arrives at the Moroboshi household, creating chaos at every turn. A miniature gentleman and self-proclaimed playboy, Ten loves Lum but hates Ataru. How will Ataru contend with this new fire-breathing nemesis?
Link: Urusei Yatsura Vol. 4