In this year's twelfth issue of Young Champion Retsu magazine from publisher Akita Shoten publishing house it was revealed that Mimana Orimoto's manga written and illustrated, Bakuon !!, has surpassed 2.8 million cumulative circulating copies.
For its part, Orimoto began the publication of the manga in the magazine Young Champion Retsu of the publisher of the publisher Akita Shoten in February 2011 and ended it in September 2020. The publisher published the thirteenth compiled volume in October 2019 and will publish the fourteenth and final on December 18 in Japan.
The play inspired a twelve-episode anime adaptation produced by TMS Entertainment studios, directed by Junji Nishimura and scripts written by Kurasumi Sunayama, released in April 2016.
Synopsis of Bakuon !!
Sakura Hane has to cycle up several hills just to get to her new high school. As she desperately pedales upward, she sees and hears a motorcycle pass by and is instantly delighted. It turns out that this motorcycle was driven by her new classmate, Amano Onsa, a rude girl who decided to attend this school just because she is the only one that does not prohibit the use of these vehicles, but not only is that, but there is also a motorcycle club on campus. Hane and Onsa become instant friends and she is able to convince Hane to try riding a motorcycle. But now the only thing left then is to get Hane to get a license ...
Source: Manga Mogura
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