Edited, III: To reflect (Ooh! Shiny!) the 30 June 2009 manga schedule
Gokusen © Morimoto Kozueko/Shueisha
June 2009 "Executive Summary"
Twenty-four manga scheduled for release, the minimum number of Level's monthly manga commitment.
Level includes the two new series ex-May: A Hint of Purple by Saito Chiho and the seinen horror mystery Strange Tales of Tokyo (Toukei Ibun) by Kajiwara Niki and Ono Fuyumi (of Twelve Kingdoms, Ghost Hunt/Akuryou series fame); adds the standalone Grass Crown by Yoshimura Akemi (originally Kusakanmuri no Namae); and three more series premieres: Kubonouchi Eisaku's Chocolat, Shattered Knife (Oboreru Knife) by George Asakura, and To be Beautiful (Kirei ni Naritai!) by Yorita Miyuki that was advance released last May 26.
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3X3 Eyes (Sazan Eyes) volume 26 of 40 by Takada Yuzo« 6.02 AKU (Boku) 12 of 13 by Yamamoto Yasuhito« 6.16 [Advanced] Blade of Immortal (Mugen no Juunin) 4 of 24+ by Samura Hiroaki« 5.26
- [Premiere] Chocolat 1 of 7 by Kubonouchi Eisaku
Descendants of Darkness (Yami no Matsuei) 6 of 11+ by Matsushita Yoko« 6.09 Feverish Girl (Binetsu Shoujo) 6 of 10 by Miyasaka Kaho« 6.23 Fight!! Ippo (Hajime no Ippo) 66 of 87+ by Morikawa Joji« 6.02 Glass Chair (Garasu no Isu) 2 of 8 by Nakamura Mariko« 6.16 Gokusen 8 of 15 by Morimoto Kozueko« 6.23 [New] Grass Crown (Kusakanmuri no Namae) by Yoshimura Akemi« 6.02 Haruka 17 v6 of 19 by Yamazaki Sayaka« 6.16 [Premiere] A Hint of Purple (Honoka ni Purple) 1 of 3 by Saito Chiho« 6.23 Little Devil Café (Koakuma Café) 3 of 4 by Oda Aya*« 6.16 Love & Collage (Ai Kora) 7 of 12 by Inoue Kazurou« 6.02
- Over Rev 7 of 31 by Yamaguchi Katsumi
- Rainbow 12 of 20+ by Abe George and Kakizaki Masasumi
Red Eyes 11 of 13+ by Shindo Jun« 6.30 [Premiere] Shattered Knife (Oboreru Knife) 1 of 7+ by George Asakura« 6.23 [Premiere] Strange Tales of Tokyo (Toukei Ibun) 1 of 4 by Kajiwara Niki and Ono Fuyumi« 6.16
- Team Medical Dragon 9 of 20+ by Nogizaka Taro and Nagai Akira
[Advanced] [Premiere] To Be Beautiful (Kirei ni Naritai!) 1 of 6 by Yorita Miyuki« 5.26 Tokyo Juliet 6 of 13 by Kitagawa Miyuki« 6.23 Vagabond 27 of 30+ by Inoue Takehiko« 6.09 [Advanced] Yugo the Negotiator 17 of 21 by Akana Shu and Makari Shinji« 5.26
Source: Komikologi Elex June 2009
*Little Devil Café 3 does not appear in the Komikologi June list, but has a synopsis (so, included).
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