Kodoani.com – Manga “Barakamon” by Satsuki Yoshino has concluded with the final chapter published in the October issue of Square Enix’s Monthly Shonen Gangan magazine. This marks the end of the story of Seishuu Handa and his journey on the island. island in the westernmost part of Japan.
“Barakamon” originally debuted in Square Enix’s Gangan Online magazine in 2009, then was serialized in Weekly Shonen Gangan magazine in 2014. The manga ended with its 18th compiled volume in December 2018. There is one volume An additional story called “volume 18 +1” appeared the same month.
The story of “Barakamon” revolves around Seishuu Handa, a handsome young calligrapher from the city, who after an incident decides to leave his hometown and live on a rural island in Japan. Here, the guy began to experience many difficulties and learn from rural life and local people.
The manga “Barakamon” was adapted into a 12-episode television anime in 2014 and has attracted popularity from a large audience. In addition, there is a live-action series based on the manga that premiered in Japan in 2016.