Haruhisa Nakata announced in this year’s May issue of Shueisha’s jumo magazine that the Levius/est manga will end in two chapters. If the manga doesn’t take a break, it will end in July in June.
The manga’s ninth volume announced on December 18 that it will end in the 10th volume. The manga’s 10th volume will be released this spring.
The manga’s final content begins with its 54th chapter published in Shueisha, Ultra Jump magazine on October 17.
Nakata launched Levius in Shogakukan’s monthly Ikki magazine in January 2013 but ended the series in September 2014 when the magazine ceased publication. The manga was then re-released in Ultra Jump magazine under the title Levius / est in March 2015. Shogakukan published three volumes for Levius.
Viz Media licensed the manga. The company released Levius magazine in September 2019, and then began publishing Levius/est with single volumes in November 2019. The company released the seventh volume on December 15 and will publish it. eighth volume on May 18. Viz Media describes the series:
As society rises from the ashes of war, cybernetic-enhanced arena warriors fight for fame and fortune…or die trying.
The manga inspired a 3D CG anime series that premiered worldwide on Netflix in November 2019.