Category: Shaman King News

Feb 24 2018

Megumi Hayashibara’s New Album Cover for “Fifty~Fifty” Announced

As previously announced from her Line Blog, Megumi Hayashibara will be releasing a new album titled “Fifty~Fifty” on March 30th, 2018. This will be her first full new album release in seven years.  Today, via her Line Blog, she has also posted what the cover art and full track listing will be for the album (and limited …

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Feb 18 2018

Yoh & Hao Asakura Figure Announcement from Kotobukiya

At 2018 Winter Wonder Festival, Kotobukiya has announced that they are working on a new figure for “Yoh Asakura” and “Hao Asakura” based on an original drawing by Hiroyuki Takei. This announcement came in the form of a sign at their booth, which is shown to the right (taken by es_series on twitter). This drawing …

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Feb 17 2018

Iron Maiden Jeanne Wins Pocolon Dungeon’s Shaman King Character Contest

On February 3rd through the 7th, Pocolon Dungeon held a contest to see which Shaman King characters should be added in a future collaboration event. The 18 characters in the event currently were excluded and 14 characters (plus a write-in) were recommended in the contest. Anyone could enter, but you were only allowed to vote …

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Feb 16 2018

Final Shaman King Chapter to be Printed in April Issue of Shonen Magazine Edge

On February 17th, the March issue of Shonen Magazine Edge was released in Japan which contained the 27th Nekogahara chapter and a chapter of the Shaman King manga reprinted. The February issue had the first Shaman King chapter and the March issue had chapter 171 “Osorezan Revoir IX (9)” (恐山ル・ヴォワール IX). This was the first chapter in …

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Feb 03 2018

Pocolon Dungeon’s Shaman King Event Holds Contest for Characters to be Added

Pocolon Dungeon officially launched its Shaman King crossover event on Februrary 3rd in Japan. Within the free to download event, the following Shaman King characters (as shown in the image below) are featured. Some of these characters have multiple forms. Yoh Asakura Amidamaru Anna Kyōyama Tao Ren Bason Horohoro Kororo Ryūnosuke Umemiya Tokegeroh Manta Oyamada Lyserg Diethel Morphine …

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Jan 31 2018

Shaman King Character Poll Ends

Starting on January 9th, the official 20th Anniversary website for Shaman King opened a character popularity poll. This poll was to gauge interest for character for upcoming stories, including a new light novel for Shaman King. The poll officially closed as of today, but the characters are still visible on the website. Via Twitter, Hiroyuki …

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Jan 16 2018

Another Shaman King Reprint Chapter in March Issue of Shonen Magazine Edge

Today, January 17th, the February issue of Shonen Magazine Edge was released in Japan, which contained a special reprint chapter of the first Shaman King manga chapter and featured Yoh on the cover. It was also announced in the issue that next month will also feature another reprint Shaman King chapter. They are jumping ahead …

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Jan 11 2018

Shaman King to have a Crossover with Japanese mobile game Pocolon Dungeon

[Updated 1/11: Collectible characters updated. Thanks Jezzy!] Announced via Pocolon Dungeon’s official Twitter account, the Shaman King series will have a special cross-over event within the game starting in February 2018. “Pocolon Dungeon” is a puzzle RPG game where you connect color blocks to move your character and attack monsters. The game is free to …

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Jan 10 2018

SK on Cover of Shonen Magazine Edge with Reprint of Chapter 1

Amazon.co.jp has listed the cover for the February 2018 issue of Shonen Magazine Edge that will be on sale on January 17th, 2018 in Japan. Yoh, as designed for the upcoming Kodansha reprint of the Shaman King manga volumes will be featured on the cover. The cover also contains some additional text which helps point …

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Jan 08 2018

Shaman King 20th Anniversary Character Popularity Contest Opens

Announced on January 9th, the official Shaman King 20th Anniversary website has been updated with a Character Popularity Contest. The contest features 376 “characters” from the Shaman King and Shaman King Flowers manga series. You can vote once per day on the website for your favorite character. The character drawings are the same ones that were …

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