It looks like Kaiju #8 is ready to give fans the update they’ve been waiting for. While the manga continues under Naoya Matsumoto, the series’ anime has come together behind the scenes. Now it seems that a countdown has started for the anime’s next big announcement, and the monster manga will be dropping that update very soon.
According to a new post by Kaiju #8 on social media, the big announcement is coming in a few hours. December 16th will mark the announcement’s reveal in Japan, so that means stateside fans will learn about Kaiju #8 on December 15th.
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— 怪獣８号【公式】 (@KaijuNo8_O) 14 December 2022
Of course, netizens are speculating about what’s to come, and it seems they all agree that the anime is doing something. It’s been a while since the shonen series announced plans to tackle the screen, after all. A year-end update is a perfect gift to give fans for the holidays, and Kaiju #8 will be one of several IPs to drop news this week.
Anime’s next big hit
After all, the time has come for Jump Festa to kick off. The 2023 event begins in Japan this weekend, and Shonen’s biggest titles promise to share new projects and updates with netizens. From Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba to Naruto and Chainsaw Man, all eyes will be on Jump Festa this weekend, and Kaiju #8 already has fans hyped for its big reveal.
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If you’re not caught up with Kaiju #8, the series is available to read through the Shonen Jump app or Manga Plus. You can read the story’s official synopsis below for more details on the monsters: “With the highest kaiju breeding rates in the world, Japan is no stranger to attacks by deadly monsters. Enter the Japan Defense Force, a military organization tasked with neutralizing by kaiju. Kafka Hibino, a kaiju scavenger, has always dreamed of joining the force. But when he gets a second chance to achieve his childhood dream, he undergoes an unexpected transformation. How can he fight the kaiju now that he has become that. himself?!”
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