Danganronpa Manga Licensed For U.S. By Dark Horse


Publisher Dark Horse has licensed the Takashi Tsukumi’s Danganronpa: The Animation manga for release in the U.S., the company announced during a panel at Anime Central this past weekend. (Thanks, Anime News Network)


The manga was serialized in Kadokawa’s Shounen Ace magazine in 2013 and ended a year later. Dark Horse will publish the first four volumes of the story in March 2016.


Meanwhile, Funimation holds the rights to the Danganronpa TV anime in the U.S., while NIS America published the two Danganronpa games in North America.

Ishaan Sahdev
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