News: Shingeki no Kyojin Tankobon Volume 24 (Japanese) + New OAD/OVA

Original Release Date: December 8th, 2017
Retail Price: 462 Yen (Regular Edition); 2,840 Yen (Limited Edition with OVA)

During today (July 24th, 2017)’s Bessatsu Shonen livestream with Isayama Hajime’s editor, Kawakubo Shintaro, he revealed that SnK Volume 24′s Limited edition…

…will come bundled with a new OVA!

A preorder registration form for Vol. 24′s Limited Edition will be included with copies of SnK Vol. 23, and further details on the OVA will be released at a future date!

Update (August 7th, 2017): The new OVA series has been announced as a three-episode adaptation of the Lost Girls light novels/manga!! The release dates are as follows:

  • Episode 1 - with vol. 24 limited edition - December 8th, 2017
  • Episode 2 - with vol. 25 limited edition - April 9th, 2018
  • Episode 3 - with vol. 26 limited edition - August 9th, 2018

Update (August 14th, 2017): A better look at the entire flyer announcing the OVAs!

Update (November 6th, 2017): The cover image featuring young Eren, Mikasa, Armin, Reiner, Annie, and Bertholt has been released!


I haven’t watched the latest episode yet, and it took me way too long to realise that Reiner and Bertholdt were not, in fact, trying to dance


News: Shingeki no Kyojin Character Directory

Original Release Date: August 9th, 2017
Retail Price: 864 Yen

Alongside the release of SnK tankobon volume 23 on August 9th, Kodansha Japan has announced a new official guidebook curated by Isayama: Shingeki no Kyojin Character Directory: From the 104th Soldiers to Anonymous Citizens! More information on this book will be released in the upcoming days.

Update (July 25th, 2017): The cover for the guidebook has been released!

Update (August 4th, 2017): Preview of the guidebook contents in Bessatsu Shonen’s September 2017 issue! Other than over 200 character profiles, the guidebook will also include a long interview with Isayama Hajime.

“Hello, my name is Hajime Isayama and this is my manga. It’s about a world dominated by monstrous humanoid cannibals, and the last vestiges of mankind (Germanic Europeans) must fight to maintain their borders and slaughter those horrible creatures that have subhuman intelligence and weird-looking faces and no dicks whenever they intrude.“

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