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Viz Media License Announcement Recap



Viz Media kicked off their Quarterly License Announcements on X (Formally Twitter) today with a whopping twenty-five announcements. There were Twenty-Two print titles announced and three digital only titles. Let's take a look at what they announced!






 

Announcements



Kaiju No. 8: Exclusive on the Third Division by Light Novel by Naoya Matsumoto and Keiji Ando


Publisher Summary: Get an exclusive sneak peek into the lives of kaiju-fighting heroes Kafka, Reno, Kikoru, and Hoshina


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.











 

Otaku Vampire’s Love Bite by Julietta Suzuki


Publisher Summary: Modern vampire Hina sets out from Romania to live out her otaku dreams in Japan! Her new neighbor, Kyuta, looks just like her anime crush. Can she convince him to be friends?


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.











 

Trillion Game by Riichiro Inagaki and Ryoichi Ikegami


Publisher Summary: Haru and Gaku become the first Japanese people in the 21st century to enter the billionaire’s club! Gaku reflects on when he first met Haru, and their unorthodox path to success.


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.







 

Viz Media announced they are releasing a Kiki’s Delivery Service Film Comic Deluxe Hardcover Edition. This would collect all four volumes into a single book


Publisher Summary: Revisit Studio Ghibli and Hayao Miyazaki’s classic film, Kiki’s Delivery Service, through film comics. Collected for the first time into one deluxe hardcover edition


Scheduled for a Physical Release Fall 2024.




 

Viz Media announced they are releasing Studio Ghibli: Architecture in Animation Book Publisher Summary: Explore the dazzling animated worlds of Spirited Away, Princess Mononoke, Howl’s Moving Castle, and more! Featuring interviews with acclaimed director Hayao Miyazaki, and behind-the-scenes info


Scheduled for a Physical Release Fall 2024.




 

I’m the Grim Reaper by Graveweaver


Publisher Summary: New from VIZ Originals! To escape eternity in the ninth circle of Hell, Scarlet takes on a job as Satan's own grim reaper. Based on the hit WEBTOON


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.






 

Uncanny: The Origins of Fear by Junji Ito


Publisher Summary: For the first time since his debut 35 years ago, Junji Ito reveals the origins of his horror stories. With behind-the-scenes tales from the master himself, this prose memoir



Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.








 

Koyoharu Gotouge Before Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba


Publisher Summary: A collection of short stories from the early days of Koyoharu Gotouge, creator of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba! Includes early drafts of familiar characters like Muzan and Tamayo!


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.









 

Viz Media announced they are re-releasing Red River by Chie Shinohara in a new 3-in-1 Omnibus Edition.


The Original Series was compiled in 28 volumes (So about 9-ish total Omnibus Volumes) Publisher Summary: Yuri, a pretty Japanese girl, is ecstatic after passing her college entrance exam and having her first kiss with her childhood friend-turned boyfriend. However, her luck soon changes. She starts to notice that water becomes agitated whenever she goes near it. One night, hands appear out of a puddle on the street and drag her into the water! Transported to an ancient village in the Middle East, she is then captured by armed troops and taken to the Queen's palace for a human sacrifice.


Scheduled to release Fall 2024


 

Viz Media announced they are releasing a Vampire Knight Complete Boxset by Matsuri Hino.


This Boxset will include all nineteen volumes in the series, a Day Class Planner, and an exclusive art book.


Publisher Summary: Yuki Cross has no memory of her past prior to the moment she was saved from a vampire attack ten years ago. She was adopted by the headmaster of Cross Academy, and now works alongside Zero to guard the Academy's secret. Yuki believes that vampires and humans can coexist peacefully, but her partner has different ideas


Scheduled to release Fall 2024


 

After God by Sumi Eno


Publisher Summary: How do you kill a god? Thirty years after gods invaded Japan and reduced it to rubble and ash, Tokinaga and Waka are determined to find the answer


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.












 

Pokémon, The Complete Pokémon Pocket Guide Box Set


Publisher Summary: Pikachu! Snorlax! Charizard! A slip-cased, two-volume set with stats on 898 Pokémon.


Scheduled to release Fall 2024












 

Viz Media announced they are releasing a The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess Complete Box Set by Akira Himekawa


This Boxset will collect all eleven volumes, a TBA collectible, and a double-sided poster.


Publisher Summary: Link once trained in swordsmanship, hoping to protect the world of Hyrule. After a fateful meeting, he sought out the anonymity and peace of life in a small village. But danger and adventure always find heroes to set things right, and when the dark minions of the King of Shadows threaten his new home, Link answers the call!


Scheduled to release Fall 2024


 

Colette Decides to Die by Alto Yukimura


Publisher Summary: Overworked apothecary Colette jumps into a well. Instead of dying, she finds a new lease on life by caring for patients in the Underworld, and romance with the Lord of the Dead himself, Hades!


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.


(The Physical Edition will be releases in a 2-in-1 Omnibus Format)








 

JoJo A-Go!Go! by Hirohiko Araki


Publisher Summary: Explore the world of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure in a new art book! With illustrations spanning Phantom Blood to Stone Ocean, this long-awaited hardcover is a must for any JoJo’s fan


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.









 

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Shining Diamond’s Demonic Heartbreak, with story by Kohei Kadono and art by Tasuku Karasuma


Publisher Summary: Reunite with the casts of Stardust Crusaders and Diamond is Unbreakable 10 years after Dio’s death in this spin-off manga


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.









 

Rainbows After Storms by Ruka Kobachi


Publisher Summary: Nanoha and Chidori are best friends who attend the same all-girls high school—and also share a heart-pounding secret: they’re lovers


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.








 

Spider-Man: Octo-Girl by Hideyuki Furuhashi and art by Betten Court


Publisher Summary: A Spider-Man manga from the creators of My Hero Academia: Vigilantes! Doctor Octopus faces a challenge – life as a schoolgirl in Japan!


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.










 

X-Men by Hiroshi Higuchi Publisher Summary: The English edition manga adaptation of the beloved X-Men: The Animated Series is newly remastered


Viz Media also confirmed the physical edition of this manga in a deluxe edition format


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.







 

Last Quarter by Ai Yazawa


Publisher Summary: Struggling to adapt to life with a new mother and sister after her father’s remarriage, Mizuki meets a blue-eyed man playing guitar on the street in Shibuya and is powerfully drawn to him. How far will she go to see him again?


After a brush with death, young Hotaru meets Mizuki for the first time in a dream. The next day while out looking for her missing cat, Hotaru wanders into an abandoned mansion and comes face to face with the girl she met in her dream!


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.


 

Disney Twisted-Wonderland: The Manga—Anthology

Publisher Summary: Traverse Twisted Wonderland in a new anthology series! Featuring short tales by different manga creators, and covers by Yana Toboso


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.










 

Disney Twisted-Wonderland: The Official Art Book


Publisher Summary: Discover the world of Night Raven College! This deluxe book features character art, sketches, and notes from the original concept inspired by Disney Villains


Scheduled to release Fall 2024



 

Wanted! Eiichiro Oda Before One Piece


Publisher Summary: Set sail with a collection of early work by the creator of the international mega-hit One Piece! Featuring Romance Dawn–the one-shot that would become One Piece


Scheduled for a Physical and Digital Release Fall 2024.










 

Nue's Exorcist by Kota Kawae


Publisher Summary: Gakuro runs into Nue, a quirky pop-culture loving spirit who asks him to defeat the spirits roaming about inside a school. Thus begins a spirit-exorcist adventure!


Scheduled for a Digital Exclusive Release Summer 2024.










 

Kill Blue by Tadatoshi Fujimaki


Publisher Summary: Legendary hitman Juzo is bitten by a mysterious insect and becomes a teenager again. Can he handle middle school life?


Scheduled for a Digital Exclusive Release Summer 2024.













 

Tokyo Demon Bride Story by Tadaichi Nakama


Publisher Summary: An innocent promise of marriage made between kids comes back in the form of a demon named Manaka knocking at the door.


Scheduled for a Digital Exclusive Release Summer 2024.











Source: Viz Media's X (Formally Twitter) Account

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