A leak through Baidu reported that the manga written and illustrated by aka akasaka, Kaguya-sama: Love is War (Kaguya-sama wa Kokurasetai: Tensai-tachi no Renai Zunousen), will end in fourteen chapters. The leak comes from the next edition of the magazine Weekly Young Jump, where chapter 268, the seventh of the twenty-seventh compilation volume, will be published. Thus, considering that each volume has an average of ten chapters, it follows that the work will end with a total of twenty-eight volumes.
On the other hand, Akasaka began publishing the manga in the magazine Miracle Jump from the publisher Shueisha in May 2015, and moved it to the magazine Weekly Young Jump in 2016. The publisher published the twenty-fifth compiled volume in March 2022, followed by the twenty-sixth in June 2022 in Japan.
In addition to several spin-off manga, the work also inspired a twelve-episode animated adaptation produced by the studios. A-1 Picturesunder the direction of Shinichi Omata and scripts written by Yasuhiro Nakanishipremiered in January 2019. A twelve-episode second season premiered in April 2020, and a twelve-episode third season premiered in April 2022.
Synopsis for Kaguya-sama: Love is War
At the renowned Shuchiin Academy, Miyuki Shirogane and Kaguya Shinomiya are the main representatives of the student body. Rated the top student in the nation and respected by both her peers and her mentors, Miyuki serves as the student council president. Alongside him, Vice President Kaguya, the eldest daughter of the wealthy Shinomiya family, excels in every field imaginable. They are the envy of all the students, considered the perfect couple. However, even though both have already developed feelings for each other, neither is willing to admit them. The first to confess loses, will be despised and considered the minor. With their honor and pride at stake, Miyuki and Kaguya are equally determined to be the ones to emerge victorious on the battlefield of love!
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