In the latest edition of Weekly Young Jump magazine, it was announced that Sumatou's wrote and illustrated by Soumatou, Shadows House will take a long-time pause, programming its resumption until August 26 in Japan. On Twitter, the author explained:
"After a year working on the manga series and supervising animated adaptation at the same time, I have decided to take a long break (which will end on August 26) to make the most of the next edition (which will be combined). I hope to restore my health, fix the move and other issues of my life during rest and return to work in the series with all my mood! "
On the other hand, Soumatou began the publication of the manga through the Weekly Young Jump magazine of the Shueisha publisher in September 2018. The publisher published the seventh compilation volume in March 2021, followed by the eighth on June 18 in Japan.
The work inspired an adaptation to the anime of thirteen episodes, produced by the cloverworks studies under the direction of Kazuki Oohashi and scripts written by Toshiya Oono, premiered in April 2021 and issued by Funimation in the West.
Synopsis of Shadows House
Noble with shade and faceless bodies live inside a vast mansion, being taken care of by living dolls that spend much of their time cleaning the soot that emit without ceasing their mysterious masters. Follow Emilyko's story, a vivid young and cheerful doll, as she learns her homework serving as a Kate Shadow-Sama assistant. What dangerous and dark secrets will find Kate and her as they become increasingly involved within the internal functioning of the Shadow Society?
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