Kodoani.com – This year’s 29th issue of Shogakukan’s Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine revealed on Wednesday that the manga SuperString: Isekai Kenbunroku Boichi (Dr. Stone) and writer In-Wan Youn (Defense Devil, Island, Shin Angyo Onshi) will be on hiatus for a while due to circumstances with the author.
Boichi and Youn launched the manga in Weekly Shonen Sunday on April 19.
The story focuses on a young man’s story of protecting his family and fighting alone. In the story, heroes from different dimensions come to Earth and fight in a war. The magazine describes it as a super-dimensional action series about Marco Polo.
SuperString is tied to the Korean company YLAB’s Super String IP, which features characters from different YLAB works in one universe. The IP focuses on manhwa but also includes movies, musicals, live-action productions, and games.
LINE Digital Frontier previously announced in June 2022 that Boichi would launch a new webtoon titled SuperString with Youn on the LINE Manga app in mid-2023.
Boichi (Sun-Ken Rock, Origin) and Riichirou Inagaki (Eyeshield 21) launched the Dr. Stone in Weekly Shonen Jump in March 2017 and ending the series in March 2022. The manga got a new chapter in Weekly Shonen Jump around the same time as the Dr. Stone: Ryusui aired last July.
Boichi launched an essay manga titled Zessan Sekaimeshi: Tabereba Konoyo no Subete ga Wakaru (Great Food in the World: Understanding Everything About This World Through Eating) in April 2022, but he He ended the manga in the third chapter. Boichi said that he had to stop the manga because “something sad happened.”