Category Archive: Nekogahara

Jan 26

English Nekogahara Volume 3 Shifted to Sept 19th

As previously reported, there was some early placeholders for Nekogahara volumes 3, 4 & 5 for the English release. There has been yet another change, in which Nekogahara: Stray Cat Samurai volume 3 is now scheduled to come out on September 19th, 2017. Previously the date was for April 11th. Additionally, the placeholder dates for …

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Jan 15

Nekogahara – English Volume 5 Placeholder Release Date

Since American booksellers tend to need a 6-month window to purchase and stock books before their release, we can get some good estimates on when the next Nekogahara volumes will be released in English. As such, Nekogahara: Stray Cat Samurai volume 5 is currently slated for an October 10, 2017 release date in the United States …

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Jan 03

Buy Nekogahara Vol 1 Digital for $1.07 USD!!

A combination of two sales, for a limited time only, has resulted in the English volume 1 digital edition of Nekogahara: Stray Cat Samurai for a bargain price of $1.07USD! Also, this is available from BookWalker… which means that you can buy this anywhere worldwide (excluding Japan) for the English release!!! To read the manga, they also …

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Jan 01

2017 News Headline Predictions!

Last year I had a post for the 2016 News Headline Predictions…. Let’s see how I did! New Shaman King Toys/Figures via a cross-promotion campaign – Didn’t happen Jumbor concludes… in light novel form – Didn’t happen Hiroyuki Takei creates new Gundam manga series – Didn’t happen Oops, struck out! None of those happened! Well, …

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Dec 13

Nekogahara Volume 2 Cover and English Release Date Delay

The official English cover (left), volume summary (below), and updated release date for Nekogahara: Stray Cat Samurai has recently been announced. The English-language cover matches the same cover artwork as the original Japanese that came out November 17th, 2016 in Japan. The release date was also delayed from the original date of January 10th, 2017 …

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Nov 18

English Nekogahara Volume 1 Digital Edition Available Worldwide From BookWalker

BookWalker‘s International Webstore announced today that all of their English digital manga volumes from Kodansha Comics will no longer have region-blocking. This includes the digital edition of Nekogahara: Stray Cat Samurai volume 1, for all regions except Japan. Previously, the volume was only accessible in Australia, Canada, France, England, Germany, Ireland, Italy, New Zealand, & …

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Oct 25

Nekogahara Volume 1 Purchasing Guide

Hiroyuki Takei’s latest manga series, Nekogahara: Stray Cat Samurai is now officially out in English! Kodansha Comics has been taking great efforts to make this as accessible as possible. And with accessibility comes many purchasing options! Below is a list of purchasing recommendations (other options may be available, prices are at time of launch). Update …

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Oct 23

Nekogahara vol 2 cover preview & vol 4 English release date

In the latest issue of Shonen Magazine Edge (which runs the Nekogahara manga series) there is an ad for the upcoming Japanese volume 2 of Nekogahara. To the left is the preview of the cover. The volume will be on sale in Japan on November 17th, 2016. The release date for volume 4 of Nekogahara: Stray Cat …

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Sep 24

Nekogahara (猫ヶ原) Volume 2 Release Date in Japan Announced!

It has been recently announced that the second volume of Hiroyuki Takei’s Nekogahara (猫ヶ原) series, will go on sale in Japan on November 17th, 2016. The ISBN for this volume is 978-4063910384 and will be priced the same as the first volume. It is assumed that the digital release of the volume will be the same …

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Sep 06

Nekogahara: Stray Cat Samurai – English Cover Art Released for Volume 1

Kodansha Comics released the final design for their upcoming Nekogahara: Stray Cat Samurai English volume 1. This also shows the official English logo, which will most likely be used on all future international releases and products. Additionally, last week, the official volume description and volume title (“Mewshido”) was also published: MEWSHIDO In medieval Japan, it’s …

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