Published on May 19th, 2017 | by gareth0
VIZ Media Announces Splatoon Manga
This looks interesting.
VIZ Media thrills manga and gaming fans with the announcement of the
acquisition of the publishing rights for a new manga series based on
Nintendo’s hit game title SPLATOON.
The SPLATOON manga series, created by Hinodeya Sankichi, is scheduled to
launch exclusively in print in late 2017 and will be rated ‘A’ for All Ages.
Splatoon is a third-person shooter video game developed and published by
Nintendo for the Wii UTM and was released worldwide in 2015.
In the upcoming SPLATOON manga series, four Inklings that can switch between
human and squid forms get caught up in a Splatoon Turf War that launches
them into all-new adventures inspired by the hit Nintendo video game!
A press release with additional details is attached and also follows below.
Cover art for the original Japanese edition of the manga is also attached.