Kodoani.com – This year’s 20th issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump on Monday publishes the final chapter of the manga Ichigoki’s Under Control (Ichigōki! Sōjūchū). The second and final volume of the manga will ship on June 2.
Ichigoki is a normal kid who can’t wait to start high school. But a sudden encounter with the fists of an eastern lowland gorilla who escaped from the zoo resulted in his death… Somehow, he regained consciousness only to discover that I became a full body cyborg?! So begins the mistakes and aggravation of the cyborg Ichigoki with Misao, his crazy science friend from childhood! A comedic, best friend, teen manga series by Seiji Hayashi, the creator of I’m From Japan and Chikyuu Ningen Tera-chan!
Hayashi launched the manga in Weekly Shonen Jump on November 28. Shueisha published the manga’s first volume on April 4.
Hayashi previously drew the manga I’m From Japan (Jimoto ga Japan) in Weekly Shonen Jump in 2018-2020. The manga inspired a television anime series in April 2019.