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26th Mar 2013, 04:33
-Misc Square Enix Manga News-

26th Mar 2013, 04:34
Big Gangan Magazine Flips Manga Page as 'Punishment'
www.animenewsnetwork.com/interest/2013-0... (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/interest/2013-03-25/big-gangan-magazine-flips-manga-page-as-punishment)

DOD Manga
www.square-enix.co.jp/magazine/yg/introd... (http://www.square-enix.co.jp/magazine/yg/introduction/dragondragoon/)

27th Apr 2013, 06:53
Yen Press Licenses Vampire/Angel Manga Bloody Cross
www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2013-04-27... (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2013-04-27/yen-press-licenses-vampire/angel-manga-bloody-cross)

14th May 2013, 05:01
Tonogai's Suspense Manga Judge Gets Live-Action Film
www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2013-05-10... (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2013-05-10/tonogai-suspense-manga-judge-gets-live-action-film)

23rd Jan 2014, 03:16
Akame ga KILL!

Dark action fantasy manga gets TV anime (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2014-01-20/akame-ga-kill-dark-action-fantasy-manga-gets-tv-anime)
(Anime News Network)
― the February issue of Square Enix's Gangan Joker magazine is announcing on Wednesday that a television anime adaptation of Takahiro and Tetsuya Tashiro's Akame ga KILL! manga is greenlit.

23rd Jan 2014, 03:17
Inu X Boku SS

Inu X Boku SS, Rose Gun Days season 1 manga end in February (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2014-01-21/inu-x-boku-ss-rose-gun-days-season-1-manga-end-in-february)
(Anime News Network)
― the February issue of Square Enix's Monthly Gangan Joker magazine is announcing on Wednesday that Cocoa Fujiwara's Inu × Boku SS and Sōichirō's Rose Gun Days Season 1 manga will end in the following issue on February 22.

19th Feb 2014, 11:59
Rose Gun Days season 2 manga to end on March 18 (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2014-02-19/rose-gun-days-season-2-manga-to-end-on-march-18)
(Anime News Network)
― Nana Natsunishi's manga of Ryukishi07's alternate-history PC game started last year.

28th Mar 2014, 01:04
Square Enix to offer 175 eManga titles across 200 countries digitally (http://www.siliconera.com/2014/03/24/square-enix-offer-175-emanga-titles-200-countries-via-major-online-retailers/)
― Square Enix and Yen Press are joining forces to put out some 175 of Square Enix’s manga series on major eBook retailers such as Amazon, Kobo, Nook and smartphones.

22nd Apr 2014, 09:33
The Witch's Manservant and the Devil's Horn

Cuticle Detective Inaba's Mochi launches new manga (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2014-04-21/cuticle-detective-inaba-mochi-launches-new-manga)
(Anime News Network)
― the new comedy-fantasy series centers on a witch's manservant running about to procure a devil's horn for a certain unnamed reason.

6th Aug 2014, 18:46
SNK Filed A Criminal Lawsuit Against Square Enix For Copyright Infringement (http://www.siliconera.com/2014/08/06/snk-filed-criminal-lawsuit-square-enix-copyright-infringement/)
- SNK recently filed a criminal lawsuit against Square Enix for usage of SNK’s intellectual property without prior consent from the company.
- Hi Score Girl Manga Recalled (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2014-08-06/hi-score-girl-manga-recalled-after-snk-copyright-charges/.77361) after SNK's Copyright Charges (http://www.jp.square-enix.com/company/ja/news/2014/html/e008f861538bff5f0a282b619ee144f8.html), no changes to manga's magazine run, anime plans yet.
(Anime News Network)

9th Aug 2014, 07:39
Sukedachi Nine

O-Parts Hunter's Seishi Kishimoto Starts Sukedachi Nine Manga (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2014-08-09/o-parts-hunter-seishi-kishimoto-starts-sukedachi-nine-manga/.77405)
(Anime News Network)
- The tagline reads "The hero committed murder with their first word!!?"

11th Aug 2014, 23:35
Hi Score Girl

Hi Score Girl Halts Serialization (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2014-08-11/hi-score-girl-halts-serialization-after-snk-copyright-charges/.77521) After SNK's Copyright Charges
(Anime News Network)
- The editor-in-chief of Square Enix's Monthly Big Gangan posted a message to its readers announcing that the magazine will temporarily halt serialization of Rensuke Oshikiri's Hi Score Girl in light of alleged copyright violations.

4th Sep 2014, 02:57
Hi Score Girl

Sega Also Has Copyright Complaints (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2014-09-03/sega-also-has-copyright-complaints-against-hi-score-girl-manga/.78273) Against Hi Score Girl Manga (Anime News Network)
- Virtua Fighter character appeared in series before permission was granted.

23rd Sep 2014, 15:07
Kimi Shi ni Tamafu Koto Nakare

Chrono Crusade's Moriyama, Drakengard Director Yokō Collaborate to Make Manga (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2014-09-23/chrono-crusade-moriyama-drakengard-director-yoko-collaborate-to-make-manga/.79101) (Anime News Network)
- Moriyama will provide the art, and Yokō will write the story for the "ultimately twisted, dark battle-action" manga.

8th Oct 2014, 09:27
Hi Score Girl

Square Enix Files Counterclaim Against SNK Playmore (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2014-10-08/square-enix-files-counterclaim-against-snk-playmore-over-hi-score-girl-manga/.79677) Over Hi Score Girl Manga (Anime News Network)
- Square Enix is requesting the Osaka District Court to confirm that the manga does not violate SNK Playmore's copyrights.

18th Nov 2014, 02:28
Hi Score Girl

Charges Filed Against 16 in Square Enix's Hi Score Girl Manga Case (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2014-11-17/charges-filed-against-16-in-square-enix-hi-score-girl-manga-case/.81120). (Anime News Network)

20th Jan 2015, 18:52
Square Enix Manga Heroines Take On Part Time Jobs (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/interest/2015-01-20/square-enix-manga-heroines-take-on-part-time-jobs/.83368) (Anime News Network)
- Starting January 19, Square Enix's various manga magazines and convenience store chain Three-F will be holding a collaborative manga fair event.

21st Jan 2015, 09:09
Gugure! Kokkuri-san

Spinoff Manga About Shigaraki Resumes (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2015-01-20/gugure-kokkuri-san-spinoff-manga-about-shigaraki-resumes/.83496) (Anime News Network)
- The February issue of Square Enix's Monthly Gangan Joker magazine will announce on Thursday that Gugure! Kokkuri-san's spinoff manga series, Gugure! Shigaraki-san, will resume in Gangan Joker magazine's March issue on February 21.

28th Jan 2015, 00:13

Kodansha Was Japan's Top Publisher in 2014 for 2nd Consecutive Year (Anime News Network)
- #8: Square Enix (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2015-01-27/kodansha-was-japan-top-publisher-in-2014-for-2nd-consecutive-year/.83730) (first time on rankings)

9th Feb 2015, 11:01
Umineko: When They Cry Episode 7

Umineko: When They Cry Episode 7 Manga Ends in March (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2015-02-09/umineko-when-they-cry-episode-7-manga-ends-in-march/.84228) (Anime News Network)
- The March issue of Square Enix's Monthly Shonen Gangan magazine is announcing on Thursday that Kei Natsumi's Umineko When They Cry Episode 7 manga will end on the magazine's April issue, which will ship on March 12.

10th Feb 2015, 06:50
Rose Guns Days Season 3

Rose Guns Days Season 3 Manga Ends on March 5 (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2015-02-09/rose-guns-days-season-3-manga-ends-on-march-5/.84229) (Anime News Network)
- Square Enix's Gangan Online web comic magazine announced on Thursday that You Omura's Rose Guns Days Season 3 manga will end in its next chapter on March 5.

8th Apr 2015, 19:43
Inu X Boku Secret Service

Inu X Boku Secret Service Manga Creator Cocoa Fujiwara Passes Away (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2015-04-08/inu-x-boku-secret-service-manga-creator-cocoa-fujiwara-passes-away/.86887) (Anime News Network)
- The editors of Square Enix's Gangan Joker magazine announced on Wednesday that manga creator Cocoa Fujiwara passed away on March 31.

26th May 2015, 14:08
The Irregular At Magic High School

Whack Final Fantasy Legends: The Space-Time Crystal With The Irregular At Magic High School (http://www.siliconera.com/2015/05/26/whack-final-fantasy-legends-the-space-time-crystal-with-the-irregular-at-magic-high-school/) (Siliconera)
- Players will be able to get The Irregular at Magic High School as a weapon you can use in battle.

14th Jun 2015, 11:56
Bloody Cross

Shiwo Komeyama Ends Bloody Cross Manga (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2015-06-14/shiwo-komeyama-ends-bloody-cross-manga-next-month/.89253) Next Month (Anime News Network)
- Komeyama launched the series in Square Enix's Monthly Shonen Gangan magazine in 2009.

20th Aug 2015, 15:57

Sakurako Gokurakuin Ends Sekirei Manga (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2015-08-20/sakurako-gokurakuin-ends-sekirei-manga-launches-new-series/.91891), Launches New Series (Anime News Network)
- New series Kaisei no Caricature launches on September 12

26th Aug 2015, 23:51
Hi Score Girl

Square Enix, SNK Playmore Settle Claims Over Hi Score Girl Manga (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2015-08-26/square-enix-snk-playmore-settle-claims-over-hi-score-girl-manga/.92146) (Anime News Network)
- SNK drops criminal charges; Square Enix free to continue selling manga

9th Oct 2015, 14:52
Arakawa Under the Bridge, Gugure! Kokkuri-san, Cuticle Detective Inaba

Crunchyroll Manga (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2015-10-09/crunchyroll-manga-adds-arakawa-under-the-bridge-gugure-kokkuri-san-cuticle-detective-inaba/.93959) Adds Arakawa Under the Bridge, Gugure! Kokkuri-san, Cuticle Detective Inaba (Anime News Network)
- Square Enix titles added to manga catalog

21st Oct 2015, 03:26
Vanitas no Carte

Pandora Hearts' Mochizuki to Launch Vanitas no Carte (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2015-10-20/pandora-hearts-mochizuki-to-launch-vanitas-no-carte-manga/.94442) Manga (Anime News Network)
- "19th century Paris × vampires × steampunk" manga begins in December

22nd Nov 2015, 23:34
Kingdom Hearts

Shiro Amano confirms Kingdom Hearts manga series is finished (http://www.khinsider.com/news/Shiro-Amano-confirms-Kingdom-Hearts-manga-series-is-finished-6164) (KHInsider)
- It's the true end of an era, folks.

25th Oct 2016, 08:02

Spriggan, Until Death Do Us Part's Hiroshi Takashige Launches 'RDB' Manga (http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2016-10-24/spriggan-until-death-do-us-part-hiroshi-takashige-launches-rdb-manga/.108041) (Anime News Network)
- Takashige also pens 1-shot manga with Yu Kinutani