Yuki (*50*)‘s Chihayafuru manga will now end in its fiftieth compiled e-book amount, in its place of in its forty ninth amount as initially deliberate. The manga needs the extra amount due to editorial circumstances such as a result of the story’s development. Kodansha will publish the manga’s fiftieth and final amount this winter, and it will embody a by-product manga. (*50*) illustrated a comic book ebook that explains this delay:

The manga’s forty ninth amount will ship on July 13.

(*50*) launched the manga in Kodansha‘s Be Love journal in December 2007. Kodansha revealed the forty eighth amount on February 10. Kodansha Comics is releasing the manga digitally in English.

Amazon had listed the forty seventh amount of the manga as heading in direction of the story’s climax in June 2021.

The manga impressed an anime, and the first 25-episode television anime season ran from October 2011 to March 2012. The second season, Chihayafuru 2, premiered in January 2013 and likewise ran for 25 episodes. The third season premiered in October 2019. The third season was slated to premiere in April 2019 on NTV‘s “AnichU” programming block, nevertheless was delayed to October 2019. Crunchyroll Expo hosted a premiere screening for the anime in August 2019.

Crunchyroll has streamed the gathering as a result of it aired in Japan. Sentai Filmworks launched all three seasons with an English dub on residence video. HIDIVE might be streaming the seasons with (*50*) subtitles and an English dub.

Sentai Filmworks describes the story:

Chihaya Ayase is a beautiful and headstrong youthful lady with a passion for karuta, a card recreation impressed by classical (*50*) poetry. As a child, Chihaya was launched to the game by a quiet, gifted change scholar named Arata, and she or he was instantly drawn to it. Now in highschool and reunited alongside together with her childhood buddy Taichi, Chihaya objectives of discovering Arata and the three resuming their love of karuta, solely to uncover that Arata has surrender the game due to personal causes. Determined not to let Arata’s passion go to waste, Chihaya and Taichi sort the Mizusawa High School Karuta Club, the place they be taught that in karuta – as in life – working in direction of your objectives is the necessary factor to profitable, even when what you want seems merely out of attain.

Suetsugu’s manga has moreover impressed three live-action motion pictures. The first film, Chihayafuru: Kami no Ku (Chihayafuru: Upper Phrase), opened in Japan in March 2016. The second film, Chihayafuru: Shimo no Ku (Chihayafuru: Lower Phrase), opened in Japan in April 2016. The third film, Chihayafuru: Musubi, opened in Japan in March 2018. A five-episode live-action tie-in assortment, titled Chihayafuru -Tsunagu-, premiered on Hulu Japan in February 2018.

Source: Mainichi Shimbun’s Mantan Web