Book publisher Elex Media Komputindo will ship the first volume of Sakamoto Days manga to Indonesian bookstores on 25 January 2023. The manga comes with a suggested retail price of IDR 50,000 (about US$ 3.01).

Sakamoto Days tells the story of a former assassin Taro Sakamoto who is retired from the killing business to marry his loved one. Once a feared assassin, Sakamoto has become a chubby neighbourhood dad who runs a convenience store. However, danger once again lurked around his neighbourhood, and Sakamoto promised to protect his family. But can he do that with his overweight body?

Sakamoto Days began its serialization in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump on 21 September 2020. The manga was nominated at the 2021 Next Manga Awards for the Best Print Manga category and the 68th Shogakukan Manga Award for the shounen category. In Indonesia, the manga is also available digitally on Shueisha’s digital manga platform Manga Plus.

Elex Media Komputindo is an Indonesian comics publisher under the Kompas-Gramedia Group. The publisher releases licensed foreign comics, including manga and Indonesian comics. Since 2005, Elex Media also published comics for adult audiences under their new comic imprint, Level Comics.

DISCLAIMER: the availability of books at bookstores/agents may differ from the planned schedule, especially for regions outside of Java island 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 at

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