In the headline of the twenty-third compilation volume of the manga written by Takaya Kagami and illustrated by Yamato Yamamoto, Owari no Seraph (Seraph of the End: Vampire Reign), it was revealed that the literary franchise has surpassed eleven million copies in circulation (including digital copies).
Kagami and Yamamoto have been publishing the manga in Shueisha publisher's Jump SQ magazine since September 2012. The publisher published the 22nd compiled volume on October 2 in Japan. The play has inspired a series of written light novels focusing on the character Guren Ichinose, which are written by Takaya Kagami and illustrated by Yamato Yamamoto. The manga inspired a 24-episode anime adaptation produced by Wit Studio, directed by Daisuke Tokudo and scripts written by Hiroshi Seko, released in April 2015.
Owari no Seraph Synopsis
In 2012, the world came to an end due to a virus created by humans themselves, devastating the world's population and only leaving children under the age of thirteen intact. It is at this time that the vampires emerged from their eternal rest and decided to subjugate the remaining population of Earth and offer them "protection" below the surface. But this "protection" has a price, which is the "donation" of blood to the captors, without anyone knowing that they are actually vampires. At the age of twelve, Yuuichirou and his friend and fellow orphan Mikaela, plan an escape. together with the other children of the Hyakuya Orphanage. However, this resulted in their deaths and the sacrifice of Mikaela to ensure Yuuichirou's escape. He is saved by members of the Moon Demon Squad, an extermination unit of the Imperial Japanese Demon Army. Four years later, Yuuichirou dedicates his life to murdering vampires and taking revenge on them for the murder of his family.
Source: Official Site
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