The fifth quantity of Rumiko Takahashi's newest darkish fantasy manga collection MAO is launched in Japan right now on August 18. 17 months after the creator's earlier collection Kyoukai no Rinne/Rin-ne ended, MAO began serialization within the journal in Might 2019.
To advertise the discharge, Weekly Shonen Sunday's official YouTube channel has began streaming a 20-second CM narrated by Sesshomaru (CV: Ken Narita), one of many well-liked characters from Takahashi's internationally profitable collection Inuyasha.
Additionally, in commemoration of the discharge, a particular marketing campaign has been held at bookstores in Japan since August 14. Purchasers of any of the 5 volumes of MAO also can get an authentic "MAO x Inuyasha" collaboration sticker (4 varieties) one per one quantity.
MAO最新第5巻発売‼︎ 本日よりMAO単行本を買うともらえる「MAO✖︎犬夜叉コラボステッカー」のTV CMが放送開始です！ なんと殺生丸様が登場しますッ！ 高橋先生にも「手で触った時の感触がいい」と好評なステッカーは以下の対象書店で貰えますのでよろしくお願いします。https://t.co/t507uU4SAD pic.twitter.com/s5yiPsIWeU
— 【公式】少年サンデー編集部 (@shonen_sunday) August 18, 2020
"MAO" 1st & fifth quantity covers:
Supply: Net Sunday, Weekly Shonen Sunday official YouTube channel
© Rumiko Takahashi / Shogakukan Inc. 2020