Kodoani.com – The June issue of Shogakukan’s Big Comic Zōkan magazine revealed on Tuesday that the manga Golgo 13 by Takao Saito will get a new sub-manga. The magazine does not reveal the title, and only shows the silhouette of the main character. However, the magazine revealed that the character is a popular girl known to many fans of the manga, and that she is beautiful, intelligent, extremely athletic and may have “genes”. of the Duke of Togo. The new spinoff will premiere in the August issue on July 15.
Saito passed away on September 24 of last year. Golgo 13 remains the oldest manga still being published. Shogakukan stated that, prior to his death, Saito stated that he wanted the manga to continue without him, and that Saito Production’s team of artists would continue the work with the support of the editorial staff of Shogakukan’s Big Comic magazine and a few other scriptwriters.
Saito’s debut Golgo 13 in Shogakukan’s Big Comic magazine in 1968. The manga broke the Guinness World Record for “most volumes published for a single manga” on July 5 of last year when the 201st compiled book volume of the manga series was published. It is published in Japan. The manga’s 203rd volume was released on December 6.
Gunsmith Dave, the first Golgo 13 spinoff manga, launches in Big Comic Zōkan magazine in July 2021. The manga ended its “season 1” on Tuesday. Saito and Saito Production are credited as creators of the manga.