Monster #8, Chapter 95, is set to release this upcoming week. It is a gripping manga written by author and artist Matsumoto Naoya that combines action, comedy, drama, horror, and sci-fi elements. The story unfolds in a Japan plagued by monstrous kaijuu that look like grotesque Godzilla-like monsters. The Defense Corps, an elite military unit tasked with protecting civilians, must remain unwaveringly dedicated to these relentless threats. In the aftermath of the Kaijuu annihilation, the Professional Kaijuu Cleaner Corporation, or “sweepers,” is responsible for disposing of the remnants.
Kafka Hibino, a 32-year-old member of the Cleanup Corp, is the main character of the manga. The life of Kafka has been filled with shattered dreams, since he failed the Defense Force entrance exam repeatedly while his childhood friend, Mina Ashiro, became the captain of the 3rd Division. Kafka becomes unwittingly a parasite-type Kaijuu host when he crosses paths with Leno Ichikawa, a driven recruit, and is transformed into a humanoid monster by a parasite-type Kaijuu.
To protect Japan from the Kaijuu menace, Kafka embarks on a lifelong quest armed with newfound powers. Against the backdrop of a world teeming with nightmarish creatures and an unrelenting pursuit of aspirations, Monster #8 explores Kafka’s journey from ordinary to extraordinary.
In Monster #8 Chapter 94, the battle against the relentless monster, identified as #8, continues. Despite the creature’s dire situation, which has pierced its core, the creature continues to fight with unwavering determination, leaving the fighters in awe of its determination. After Vice Commander Hoshina successfully subdues another eminent class monster, #12, in the chapter, the troops celebrate this hard-fought victory. Still, their respite is short-lived, as they are immediately called to join the ongoing battle elsewhere. As a result of his intense fight, Commander Hoshina fell into a stupor and could barely move. Amid the chaos, attention turns to another notable warrior, Soushirou. It is revealed that he confronted the monster in hand-to-hand combat, a risky move that reflected his reluctance to use guns. His ability with a sword and tenacity are evident, winning him the respect of his fellow students.
As the story progresses, more urgent reports reveal that the Chofu Airfield region is again under their control, a credit to the leadership and tactical prowess of Deputy Commander Hoshina. But no one knows where the rest of the popular class monsters are, and no one knows what they will do next. Despite the hazardous situation, the men are adamant about beating this formidable adversary. Their teamwork and unwavering attitude have aided in their ongoing struggle against the dreadful threat.
Monster #8, Chapter 95, is set to release on 12 October 2023. It can be read on Manga Plus and Viz.