Weekly Shonen Jump celebrates 2-year anniversary

All You Need is Kill © 2014 by Takeshi Obata, Hiroshi Sakurazaka, Ryosuke Takeuchi, Yoshitoshi Abe/SHUEISHA

WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP celebrates it’s 2-year anniversary this month with a special issue debuting tomorrow, January 11th. The issue features the all new ALL YOU NEED IS KILL manga by creator Takeshi Obata (also artist on DEATH NOTE, BAKUMAN, HIKARU NO GO).

The groundbreaking WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP digital anthology, featuring blockbusters NARUTO, BLEACH, ONE PIECE and more straight from Japan, has made great strides since its debut on the VIZ Manga digital platform 2 years ago.

  • The anthology moved to SIMULTANEOUS debut on its first anniversary – fans can now get their favorite series the same day as readers in Japan.
  • WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP also debuted on the Newsstand App for iOS and the WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP app for Android (available through GooglePlay).
  • International fans in the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa now can access the same great manga simultaneous to Japan through the iOS Newsstand app and WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP app for Android.
  • The anthology has debuted thrilling & action packed series, including NISEKOI, BLUE EXORCIST, RUROUNI KENSHIN: RESTORATION, ONE-PUNCH MAN, SERAPH OF THE END, with more to come.

The latest series to join the WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP lineup is Takeshi Obata’s adaptation of the ALL YOU NEED IS KILL scifi novel by Hiroshi Sakurazaka (published under VIZ Media’s Haikasoru imprint; novel also inspired new Edge of Tomorrow blockbuster starring Tom Cruise)! Fans won’t want to miss the story of a soldier who dies in battle and is reborn each day to defend Earth against deadly aliens called Mimics.


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