On the official Twitter account for the manga written and illustrated by aka akasaka, Kaguya-sama: Love is War, it was announced that the work has exceeded 19 million accumulated copies in circulation. This count also includes the initial printing of the twenty-seventh and penultimate compilation volume, whose release date is scheduled for October 19 in Japan.
Additionally, the company AMNIBUS announced a collaboration with the multimedia franchise, which inspires a variety of products that will be available from next October 13 in Japan. Products feature all-new character artwork Kaguya Shinomiya, miyuki shirogane, Chika Fujiwara, Ai Hayasaka, Miko Iino Y Yuu Ishigami.
For its part, aka akasaka the publication of the manga began in the magazine Miracle Jump from the publisher Shueisha in May 2015, and moved it to the magazine Weekly Young Jump in 2016. The work has so far inspired three seasons of an anime adaptation, followed by an animated film currently in production by the studios. A-1 Pictures.
Synopsis for Kaguya-sama: Love is War
At the renowned Shuchiin Academy, Miyuki Shirogane and Kaguya Shinomiya are the top representatives of the student body. Ranked as the top student in the nation and respected by his peers and mentors, Miyuki is the president of the student council. Alongside him, Vice President Kaguya – eldest daughter of the wealthy Shinomiya family – excels in every conceivable field. They are the envy of all the students, considered the perfect couple. However, despite the fact that both have already developed feelings for the other, neither is willing to admit them. The first to confess loses, will be despised and will be considered the minor. With their honor and pride at stake, Miyuki and Kaguya are equally determined to be the one who emerges victorious on the battlefield of love!
Font: Official Twitter Account