Submitted by Lars Cornelis 871d ago | news

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag manga announced

Japanese manga magazine Jump Kai will start publishing a manga centered around Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag starting with its upcoming September issue, the magazine revealed on their website.

The manga will star game protagonist Edward Kenway in an original story, as he gets himself involved in the conflict between the Templars and the Assassins.

The story is written by Yano Takashi, who has already written many works related to Japanese history. Illustrations are provided by Oiwa Kenji, known for the manga series Welcome to the NHK.

The first chapter of the manga is set to premiere in the September issue of the magazine, which releases on August 10. (Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, Culture, PS3, PS4, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

vakarian75  +   871d ago
Didn't expect that.
Transporter47  +   871d ago
Manga WTF??? lol if anything i would expect a comic book not a manga
BlackWolf  +   871d ago
Well, that's something unexpected. Comics, sure, but manga?...

DEATHxTHExKIDx  +   871d ago
jakmckratos  +   871d ago
An art-form I don't enjoy for a game I don't really care about. My life is exactly 0% better.
gamer42  +   871d ago
Do I smell potential anime?

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
New stories

Final Fantasy XIII, Final Fantasy VII and more discounted by 70% on PC

13m ago - The PC version of Final Fantasy VII has been discounted to just $3.60. Final Fantasy XIII, Final... | PC

Quiet Comments Kojima’s Creative Freedom On Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

15m ago - In our long interview with Stefanie Joosten, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain’s Quiet has pro... | PC

HotLiked - What the Internet is talking about right now

Now - Kill some time at HotLiked.com. You will regret it... | Promoted post

Minecraft: Story Mode - Episode 3 “The Last Place You Look” Complete Walkthrough

1h ago - Episode 3 “The Last Place You Look” Complete Walkthrough of Minecraft: Story Mode on the PC in 60... | PC

Gamer Gratitude: A Hardcore Thanksgiving Special Column

1h ago - Hardcore Gamer: Thanksgiving is upon us. This is a day we get together with our friends and famil... | Culture

Best Intel Motherboards for Gaming 2015 - Black Friday Edition

1h ago - GamersNexus: "With Black Friday and Cyber Monday fast approaching, we thought it might be helpful... | PC