Kodoani.com – The August issue of Square Enix’s Weekly Shonen Gangan magazine published the final chapter of the novel on Wednesday. The Mercenary and the Novelist (Yōhei to Shōsetsuka), manga adaptation of the light novel series of the same name by Asovu Minami.
The third and final volume of the manga will be released in September.
The manga launches in Weekly Shonen Gangan magazine in September 2021, with original character designs by TAKOLEGS. Square Enix published the manga’s first compiled book volume in March 2022 and the second volume in September 2022.
With the advent of the transcontinental railroad, smoke from steam locomotives blanketing cities and mercenaries became a thing of the past.
Sword, a mercenary, gets lucky when he accepts a job from the best-selling novelist, Verderon. They embark on a journey to a dangerous, uncharted mountain… Only to get caught up in a conspiracy between the church and the government?!
The story of the iron sword and the typewriter.