Yen Press has announced their acquisition of the rights to publish a manga adaptation of the popular military science fiction light novel series, 86—EIGHTY-SIX.
Earlier today the company announced that it would publish a Kingdom Hearts III manga adaptation, and that it’s middle reader imprint JY would publish Wizards of Mickey.
The Republic of San Magnolia has long been under attack from the neighboring Giadian Empire’s army of unmanned drones known as the Legion. After years of painstaking research, the Republic finally developed autonomous drones of their own, turning the one-sided struggle into a war without casualties-or at least, that’s what the government claims.
In truth, there is no such thing as a bloodless war. Beyond the fortified walls protecting the eighty-five Republic territories lies the “nonexistent” Eighty-Sixth Sector. The young men and women of this forsaken land are branded the Eighty-Six and, stripped of their humanity, pilot the “unmanned” weapons into battle…
86—EIGHTY-SIX, Vol. 1 is scheduled to be released on December 15, 2020 for $13.00.