The April problem of Kadokawa‘s Monthly Comic Alive journal printed the ultimate chapter of Kei Toru‘s SSSS.Gridman Princess & Samurai (SSSS.Gridman Hime to Samurai) manga on Saturday. The manga’s third and last compiled e-book quantity will ship in May.

The manga is a by-product of Studio Trigger‘s SSSS.GRIDMAN anime, and facilities on Samurai Caliber, and a lady named Hime Kuzuki, who has been entrusted with Caliber’s fifth sword.

Toru launched the manga in October 2019.

Toru beforehand drew the Akame ga KILL! ZERO prequel manga of Takahiro‘s Akame ga KILL! manga. Toru launched the prequel manga in Square Enix‘s Monthly Big Gangan journal in October 2013 and ended it in January 2019. Square Enix printed the tenth and last quantity of the manga in April 2019. Yen Press launched the prequel manga in North America, and it printed the tenth quantity in print in October 2019.

The 12-episode SSSS.Gridman anime premiered in October 2018. The anime was a collaboration between the anime studio Trigger and Tsuburaya Productions — the creator of the Ultraman franchise and the unique 1993-1994 live-action tokusatsu (special-effects) sequence Denkō Chōjin Gridman. Crunchyroll and Funimation streamed the anime because it aired, and Funimation additionally streamed an English dub for the anime.

The anime has since impressed a stage play adaptation, a number of manga spinoffs, and a novel spinoff. The stage play was slated for spring 2020 however was canceled because of the new coronavirus illness (COVID-19) pandemic.

The SSSS.Dynazenon anime premiered in April 2021. Funimation streamed the anime because it aired in Japan. The anime is listed as being a part of the “Gridman Universe.”

Tsuburaya Productions and Trigger are planning a brand new anime movie challenge within the “Gridman Universe.”

Source: Monthly Comic Alive April problem