The New Gate Volume 1 (Manga) US Release Details
Release Date: Thursday, April 16, 2020
RRP: $11.95 (USD)
Country: United States
ONE PEACE BOOKS ACQUIRES LICENSE FOR THE NEW GATE MANGA SERIES; EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH THE AUTHOR OF THE ORIGINAL SERIES AVAILABLE NOW
First Volume to Release Physically and Digitally on April 16th
New York, New York - One Peace Books has acquired the license for THE NEW GATE, Yoshiyuki Miwa's manga adaptation of the light novel series by Shinogi Kazanagi. The first volume will be available from Diamond Comic Distributors, all major wholesalers, and wherever books are sold on April th, 2020, with a cover price of $11.95 USD.
Exclusive: One Peace Books will release a rare interview the author of the original series, Shinogi Kazanami, which is available now for use in articles and reviews of THE NEW GATE. The interview marks first time this reclusive author has been made himself public-a unique opportunity in the manga world! Interview quotes will be available to the press on a request-only basis.
THE NEW GATE tells the story of Shin, the strongest player in a VRMMORPG (Virtual Reality Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game) known as The New Gate. After the game was turned into a death game and the players were all trapped inside, he took it upon himself to defeat the final boss and set everyone free. However, as he lingered in the game afterwards while everyone else logged out, he suddenly found himself falling unconscious. He then wakes up in an unfamiliar field, and comes to discover that not only is he still trapped within the game's world, but that 500 years have passed since he defeated the final boss. He needs to find his way through a world that is now unfamiliar, and figure out what happened to the world 500 years ago after the boss was defeated, and all the players logged out.
THE NEW GATE has earned a high level of popularity not just in Japan, but among manga fans online around the world. Successful enough to even receive a game adaptation for iOS and Android in Japan, this success is well-deserved:
About One Peace Books
- Shinogi Kazanami's suspenseful isekai story keeps readers engaged through Shin's exploration of his mysterious new world.
- Yoshiyuki Miwa's artwork beautifully depicts the world of The New Gate and its vibrant inhabitants.
- The story appeals to both manga readers and gamers, who become immersed in VRMMORPG world of The New Gate.
- It has already received millions of views online throughout the world and has established a significant following both in Japan and the US.
Founded in 2006, One Peace Books builds a bridge between the North American and Japanese markets with its foundation in Japan and ability to use that foundation to properly translate and publish titles overseas. With a wide variety of both original publications and licensed works, and the aim to translate North American works for the Japanese market, One Peace Books is built on the premise that entertainment can transcend borders and languages. Learn more at http://onepeacebooks.com
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