Shūhei Miyazaki's Oyakusoku no Neverland, a comedy spinoff manga based on Kaiu Shirai and Posuka Demizu's The Promised Neverland manga, ended with its 12th chapter in the Shonen Jump+ on Thursday. The series' compiled book volume will ship on June 4.
Miyazaki launched the manga in the app on January 11.
<!–Viz Media publishes the original manga in North America, and it describes the story:
Emma, Norman and Ray are the brightest kids at the Grace Field House orphanage. And under the care of the woman they refer to as “Mom,” all the kids have enjoyed a comfortable life. Good food, clean clothes and the perfect environment to learn—what more could an orphan ask for? One day, though, Emma and Norman uncover the dark truth of the outside world they are forbidden from seeing.
Shirai and Demizu launched The Promised Neverland manga in Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in August 2016, and the series has entered its final arc as of September. Shueisha shipped the manga's 13th compiled volume on March 4. The manga has more than 7 million copies in print worldwide, with more than 4.2 million copies in print in Japan.
<!–The manga won the Best Shōnen Manga award at the 63rd Shogakukan Manga Awards in January, was nominated for the 11th Manga Taisho awards in January, and was nominated for the 22nd Annual Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize in February. The series also topped the 2018 edition of Takarajimasha’s Kono Manga ga Sugoi! (This Manga Is Amazing!) guidebook’s list of manga for male readers last December.
The anime adaptation premiered on January 10. Aniplex of America is streaming the anime on Crunchyroll, Hulu, Funimation, and HIDIVE as it airs in Japan. A second season of the anime will premiere in 2020.
Source: Shonen Jump+