On Wednesday (02/05), the Twitter account of Indonesian comic publisher Elex Media Komputindo’s Editor of Comics has revealed that Gokushufudou and Mukai Usagidou Nikki are to be released in Indonesia. Detailed Information about the specific release date, format, and price of the manga have yet to be revealed.
Baru banget sampai meja redaksi, nih. Pas buat makan siang ❤️ fyi, editornya ga makan komik 😛
ada Mukahi Usagidou Nikki, buat kalian yang suka cerita misteri dan siluman2, tanpa harus serem2an. Dan satu lagi… Mantan yakuza yang sekarang jadi bapak rumah tangga!?!?!? 😱 pic.twitter.com/TR2TMuzOKu
— Editor Komik Elex-Level Comics (@comic_lxlc) February 5, 2020
Gokushufudou (English: The Way of House Husband) is written by Kousuke Oono. It follows the daily life of the “Immortal Tatsu” a comically serious legendary ex-yakuza who leaves behind his dangerous previous life to become a stay-at-home husband. The manga has been serialized in Shinchosha’s Kurage Bunch since 2018 and has been collected into four tankoubon volumes so far.
Mukai Usagidou Nikki is written by Hisa Takano. It’s a story about a rental bookshop named “Mukai Usagido” that lends out books about ghost stories and tales about demon despite being censored in the Meiji Era. This manga was serialized in Shinchosha’s Comic @Bunch and has been completed in eight tankoubon volumes.
Elex Media Komputindo is a comics publisher under the Kompas-Gramedia Group. The publisher releases licensed foreign comics, including manga, and also Indonesian comics.
DISCLAIMER: the availability of books at bookstores / agents may differ from the planned schedule, especially for regions outside of Java island. Detailed explanation can be seen at point Q11 in ELEX FAQ. To obtain accurate information regarding the availability of the book, it is advised to contact the Customer Service of your stores of choice for confirmation. For Gramedia bookstores, the contact numbers can be obtained via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Indonesian Anime Times