Mao Volume 1 (Manga) US Release Details
Release Date: Tuesday, September 14, 2021
RRP: $9.99 (USD)
Rating: Teen Plus
Country: United States
Nanoka passes through a portal into Taisho-era Japan, a world populated by phantom people, monstrous yokai and a surly young exorcist named Mao. When Nanoka returns to the present, she discovers she has some new, unusual abilities. So she goes back to the past looking for answers, only to get caught up in Mao's investigation of a demon crime. As her questions about herself multiply, she learns that Mao is cursed by a cat demon called Byouki-and so is his sword. If anyone but Mao attempts to wield it, they are doomed. But when Mao's life is in jeopardy, Nanoka picks up his blade and swings...!
I'm waaaay too hype for this one. Well it's not unfounded hype since I've read a portion of it elsewhere already. So thanks Viz for licensing it!