On the official site for the manga series written and illustrated by Rumiko Takahashi, MAO, a promotional video for the release of the fifth compiled volume was posted, which was released on August 18 in Japan. The video is narrated by voice actor Ken Narita, the voice of Sesshomaru in Inuyasha.
Takahashi began publishing the manga in Shogakukan publisher's Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine in May 2019. The publisher published the fourth compiled volume on May 18.
Takahashi is one of the most successful mangaka in history, as her works have gained immense popularity both in Japan and abroad, accumulating more than 200 million copies sold. The author has been recognized by the manga Urusei Yatsura in 1980 and by Inuyasha in 2001.
The author also wrote the Ranma 1/2 manga, which inspired an anime adaptation released in 1989 and which enjoyed notable success in the Western market.
The story begins when Nanoka Kiba, a high school student, undergoes a near death experience. Because of this, she begins to witness bizarre events that in turn were caused by the clash between two worlds, and she meets a mysterious boy named Mao.
Source: Comic Natalie
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