Kodoani.com – The 100th chapter of the manga Atom The Beginning of Tetsuro Kasahara revealed last Friday that the manga will be on hiatus until the fall, when the manga enters a new “Arc Tobio”. The 100th chapter ended the current part of the manga.
The story of Atom The Beginning takes place in Japan after a major natural disaster. There are two geniuses who dream of the future. One is Umataro Tenma. The other one is Hiroshi Ochanomizu. Both days and nights pored over robotics — Tenma to create a “lord” and Ochanomizu to create a “friend”. Thus, a robot, A106, was born out of their cooperative friendship. Will A106 really become a god or a friend? The manga and anime tell a prequel that leads to the birth of the boy Astro.
Kasahara launched Atom The Beginning in Hero ‘s Inc.’s Monthly Hero’s magazine. in December 2014 as a prequel to Osamu Tezuka’s Astro Boy manga. The manga was moved to Hero’s Inc.’s Comiplex website. in 2020. Tezuka’s son Makoto Tezuka is overseeing the manga and series in partnership with Tezuka Productions. Masami Yuuki (Patlabor the Mobile Police, creator of Birdy the Mighty) is credited with “concept works” for the series. Hero Company published the manga’s 16th volume on January 5.
The manga inspired a television anime adaptation that premiered in April 2017. Sentai Filmworks licensed the anime and streamed the anime as it aired in Japan on the now-defunct Anime Strike channel. Existence of Amazon. Sentai Filmworks released the anime on Blu-ray in May 2018.