Kodoani.com – The official Twitter account for Gentosha’s Comic Boost manga website and app announced on Thursday that Lily Hoshino will continue the manga. Otome Yōkai Zakuro her on Comic Boost this fall, after a seven-year hiatus.
Hoshino went on hiatus in October 2016 after giving birth to a son. She then gave birth to her second child in March 2019. In January 2016, she announced her marriage.
Hoshino launched the Otome Yōkai Zakuro manga in Gentosha’s Comic Birz magazine in 2006, which continued until its hiatus. The manga’s tenth volume was published in 2015. The manga adapted a 13-episode television anime that aired in 2010.
Hoshino’s Kigurumi Guardians (Kigurumi Bōei-tai) manga was also on hiatus when she gave birth to her first child, but a return date has not been announced. The manga launched in Kodansha’s Nakayoshi magazine in 2013, and has three volumes.
Hoshino is also known as the original character designer for Kunihiko Ikuhara’s original Penguindrum television anime.