Fumiyo Kouno revealed a model new story in her Hijiyama-san Series manga titled “Hijiyama-san to Shirisugita Onna” (Hijiyama and the Woman Who Knew Too Much) in Coamix‘s Comic Zenon site on February 25. The story is the first inside the irregularly revealed manga sequence since “Hijiyama-san no Amai Kaikō” (Hijiyama’s Sweet Encounter) in January 2021.
Kouno revealed the first story inside the sequence in Kodansha‘s Morning journal in April 2014, adopted by the second story 4 years after, in October 2018. The story follows the titular cool-looking nevertheless actually scatterbrained school paintings scholar.
Seven Seas Entertainment licensed Kouno’s In This Corner of the World manga in North America. The manga impressed an award-winning anime film directed by Sunao Katabuchi in 2016, and the film obtained an updated mannequin that opened in Japan in December 2019. The manga moreover impressed a live-action television specific in 2011 and a live-action sequence in 2018.
Last Gasp Publishing and jaPress launched Kouno’s manga Town of Evening Calm, Country of Cherry Blossoms in North America. This manga impressed a live-action film.
Sources: Comic Zenon, Comic Natalie