Monma writes story, Hosokawa draws Rebellion manga
This year’s 43rd issue of Kodansha‘s Young Magazine published on Monday “Episode 0” of Tsukasa Monma and Tadataka Hosokawa‘s new manga titled Rebellion. Monma is credited for the original story, and Hosokawa is drawing the manga. The series’ regular serialization will start in March 2024.
The manga’s “Episode 0” depicts the historical battle of the capture of Port Arthur during the Russo-Japanese War (1904-1905), led by Commander Nogi Maresuke. It tells the “mysterious” story of how Commander Nogi and his troops won the battle to capture Port Arthur from the Russians.
Monma and artist Shikako launched the Manshū Ahen Squad manga in Kodansha‘s “Comic Days” manga website in 2020. Young Magazine started serializing the manga in 2021. Kodansha published the manga’s 14th compiled book volume on September 6. Kodansha‘s K MANGA service publishes the manga in English. The manga was nominated in the Best General Manga category of Kodansha‘s 47th annual Manga Awards this year.
Hosokawa launched the Tsuwamonogatari manga in Young Magazine in November 2021. Kodansha published the manga’s eighth and final volume on September 20.