Kodoani.com – Houbunsha’s August issue of Manga Time Kirara Max announced on Monday that Kaori Hanzawa will launch a new manga titled Idol Be Back in the magazine’s next issue on July 19.
Hanzawa launched the Comic Girls four-panel manga in Manga Time Kirara Max in 2014, and serialization of the series began later that year. Houbunsha published the manga’s first compiled book volume in 2015, and the ninth and final volume on March 27. The manga was a first-round candidate selected for the 2017 Manga Taisho awards. .
A television anime adaptation of the manga premiered in April 2018.
Manga Time Kirara Max magazine also published an unusually informative manga series Chaos-sensei no Atelier Tanbō ~Kirara manga no Tsukurikata~ by Hanzawa. In the series, Hanzawa uses his experience of writing Comic Girls for magazines to show the process of making manga.
Hanzawa debuted as a manga author with Ichigo Omelette ♥ in 2000. She wrote the Kiruminzuu manga adaptation of the Anyamaru Tantei Kiruminzū anime in 2010.