The Promised Neverland
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Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine’s 20th issue recently announced that The Promised Neverland manga is going on a 1-issue hiatus.

The magazine also expressed that the manga will be off for the 21st issue on April 20 and will return in the joined 22nd and 23rd issue on April 27. In any case, Weekly Shonen Jump issue 21 is currently deferred because of issues encompassing the coronavirus ailment COVID-19 in Japan, and Shueisha will rather distribute the issue as a consolidated 21st and 22nd issue on April 27.

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The Promised Neverland manga will return in the 23rd issue on May 11. Viz Media additionally affirmed this news in its application on Monday, expressing the manga will return on May 10 (U.S. time).

The manga is created by Kaiu Shirai and represented by Posuka Demizu. It has been serialized in Weekly Shōnen Jump since August 1, 2016, with the individual chapters gathered and distributed by Shueisha into seventeen tankōbon volumes as of January 2020. The story follows a gathering of stranded kids in their getaway plan from a halfway house.

An anime TV arrangement adjustment by CloverWorks debuted from January to March 2019 in the Noitamina programming square. A subsequent season has been declared to debut in October 2020. A live-action film adjustment is set to discharge in December 2020.

Viz Media authorized the manga in North America and serialized The Promised Neverland in their advanced Weekly Shonen Jump magazine.

The manga had more than 16 million duplicates available for use as of September 2019. In 2018, the manga won the 63rd Shogakukan Manga Award in the shōnen class.