ECC Ediciones publica I want to eat your pancreas of the scriptwriter Yoru Sumino and the cartoonist Idumi Kirihara.
A high school student accidentally finds a diary called My Illness and Me, written by Sakura Yamauchi, her classmate. In it he relates that he suffers from a disease of the pancreas and has little time left to live. This is how the cheerful and candid Sakura and the student, an introverted lover of books, share a secret that gives way to a unique friendship ...
ECC Ediciones publishes Insects and Songs of Haruko Ichikawa.
This anthology is also his debut in a long work and recovers four of the stories that made him worthy of the Tezuka Prize for the best novel artist in 2010: The lover of the stars, Violight, The Kusaka brothers, and Insects and songs. These are stories that have the change, the metamorphosis, as a common theme, and in which Ichikawa perfectly combines his mastery of narration with spectacle and visual detail.
Planeta publishes Dragon Quest: Emblem of Roto by Kamui Fujiwara.
Many years have passed since Loran and Karmen, the heirs of the legendary hero Roto, triumphed over the forces of evil. Carrying a fragment of the mythical emblem of his grandfather, the two brothers have founded their own kingdom: that of Loran in the north and that of Karmen in the south. But after a hundred years of peace and prosperity, the world is threatened again ... The evil armies are besieging the last human strongholds, which fall one after the other.
Possessed by a demon, the king of Karmen takes his kingdom to ruin. The only survivors of this tragedy are Prince Arus, heir to the hero Roto, and Lunafrea, daughter of the general in chief of Karmen's armies. For ten years, the young woman raised little Arus in the greatest secrecy, safe from her enemies.
But, crazed by a troop of monsters, our two heroes and their companions decide to take the road to counteract the increase of darkness. Especially as in the twin kingdom of Loran, the heir to the throne was born in turn. Christened Jagan, he has allied with the forces of evil and sworn the loss of humans ...
Astiberri publishes Obscenity a manga by Rokudenashiko.
In 2014 the artist Rokudenashiko was arrested in her house for having infringed the Japanese law on obscenity: she had launched a crowdfunding campaign to make a 3D impression of her vulva destined to make a kayak in the shape of her own sex, and he saw that he was suddenly facing two years in prison and a $ 20,000 fine. Instead of apologizing and withdrawing his work, as they expected him to do, he decides to fight for his freedom of expression, to demonstrate that it is a case of censorship and sexual repression, and publishes a manga about his incarceration in which he reflects on the contradictory perception of the female sex in Japanese society.
Planeta Cómic has re-published 25 years later the most famous manga in the world but this time in full color. This is Dragon Ball Color Origin by Akira Toriyama.
Few in this world will not know who Son Goku is but it is never too much to relive his beginnings, when he was just a child. Well, a very peculiar child, very strong and who manages divinely alone in the forest hunting and fishing. Son Goku is a bit sad because his grandfather died when he collides with Bulma, a girl somewhat older than him, very clever. It turns out that Bulma is the future heiress of Capsule Corp, one of the most important companies in the Dragon Ball universe. Even so, she goes alone on a motorcycle touring the world with a radar manufactured by her company that serves to locate the seven dragon balls. It is believed that if the boards all the dragon will come and grant you any wish. Goku has one of these balls, the four-star, inherited from his grandfather. When Bulma realizes this, she convinces him to go with her to look for the other six. Thus begins the most memorable adventure of all.
Ivrea publishes Ao No Flag of Kaito.
This romantic shonen describes the feelings of three boys in high school. First we have Taichi Ichinose, introverted boy, reserved and marginal by own decision. But Futaba Kuze, a classmate, also approaches her because she needs your help. She wants me to help her get an appointment with Touma Mita, childhood friend of Taichi. Interestingly, Touma Mita is a very popular boy in high school. He is smiling, loved and admired by all. Of course, things will not be so simple, nor will all be reciprocated. We will see a kind of love triangle form, in which at the beginning everyone seems to lose. Ao no Flag is one of the most recent hits from Japan, which mixes classic genres in a very original way and with different nuances.
Ivrea publishes Wonder Rabbit Girl by Yui Hirose.
Rei and Ren Nanami are brothers, but they do not look too much. Rei is a mediocre student, introverted and not too graceful, the opposite of Ren. But one day Ren is in a catatonic state and is only able to say "wonder rabbit girl". Rei decides to pass herself off as her brother to discover what has happened to her and who is that girl. Find a USB that contains a list of the girls in your class and their fetishes. This story is full of drama, mystery and suspense. Our protagonist will have to give him courage and talk to girls, one of his weak points to know what is happening.
ECC Ediciones publishes Nivawa and Saito from the great mangaga Nagabe.
Nivawa is a child from a tribe called Afica, who has decided for himself to stay with Saitô, a nini. He has a great interest in everything that surrounds the world of humans and is always moving from one place to the other touching and breaking everything. However, Saito hates children and tries by all means to expel Nivawa from his home, but when threatened by Nivawa's mother, he has no choice but to accept it ...
Admirers of the unusual and sweet style of the brushes of this mangaka will find in Nivawa and Saitô a slice of life with a touch of comedy and endearing situations between the two protagonists of worlds so different that Nagabe is able to fuse with admirable skill and harmony the Fantasy and reality concepts. Let yourself be surprised again with the imagination of Nagabe (The little stranger: Siúil a rún) ECC revelation author that you can have the pleasure of meeting at the Salón del Manga in Barcelona 2018.
The human race lives a nightmare because of the vandels, demons capable of using monsters. Our protagonist wants to make a living hunting these horrible beings.
Set in the Japan of the Edo era. The story tells the adventures of Manji, a warrior who has a great advantage over his rivals: no wound can kill him. Victorious in more than a hundred death confrontations before other samurai, among them the husband of his sister.
History tells us how an old nun, who is said to be 800 years old, grants her the gift of immortality through worms called kessenchū, who heal any wound and even restore amputated limbs even though the amputation was hours ago.
The death of his sister leads him to accept the mission that will end his immortality: he must kill a thousand evil men to redeem himself.
We are in a world plenty of superheroes (and also supervillains). Best humans are trained in Hero Academia in order to improve their powers. In the regular minority, with no power at all, Izuku Midoriya appears, ready to be an exception and get trained in the Academia in order to become legendary.
Planeta has published this new edition of Do not Tell Me with Flowers by Yoko Kamio to the delight of all.
Tsukushi and Domyoji are the protagonists of this shojo set in the institute. She is very animated and stubborn and he is a spoiled boy who always gets what he wants.
In Hole, a city used by wizards as a training ground, Cayman takes advantage of his spare time to try to find someone to give him an answer about who the individual is inside their jaws and why their head is reptilian. She accompanies him in his wanderings Nikaidô, the owner of a place (the Hungry Bug) where she cooks the gyôzas that Caimán likes so much. Meanwhile, in the world of magicians, In prepares his outlandish crew to avenge the death of Matsumura.
The new work of Q Hayashida (Maken X Another Jack) arrives in Spain! Published since 2017 in the Monthly Shōnen Sunday magazine (Shogakukan), Dorohedoro is one of the licenses that has raised the most expectation among readers, largely due to the incredible ability of its author to give life to fictional universes full of amazing designs , populated by characters of the most diverse. A bizarre and wild universe, divided between those who can use magic and those who flee or do not want to make deals with sorcerers, which we will discover (and enjoy!) On a monthly basis.
ECC has published the manga series Hasta la Muerte nos separe from the screenwriter Hiroshi Takashige and the cartoonist DOUBLE-S.
Haruka Toyama is a sighted girl. His predictions have a success rate of 90%. This girl is involved in the conspiracy of a very important company. To get out of the situation Haruka makes a deal with Mamoru Hijikata, a blind espadichín whose weapon can cut anything. But this agreement will last until death do they part.
Ryouta Sakamoto is 22 years old and despite the opposition of his family, only wants to work in the company of Tyrannos games. Much of their time is used in BTOOOM !, an online action game.But unexpectedly Ryouta is living a real version of the game! His unique talent for online battle will be very useful but will also be important interaction with other players, their stories and the real reason they have been moved to the island to kill each other. For now the rules indicate that by getting 8 chips of each player has one hand; will achieve win and get out.