The May scenario of Kodansha‘s Afternoon journal revealed on Thursday that Hiro Kiyohara‘s manga adaptation of Yukito Ayatsuji‘s The Decagon House Murders (Jukkakukan no Satsujin) novel will end in the journal’s subsequent scenario in April.

Afternoon revealed in July 2021 that the manga had begun its closing arc. The manga’s fifth and shutting amount will ship this spring.

Kodansha Comics is releasing the manga in English, and it describes the story:

The manga based off the best-selling The Decagon House Murders novel by Yukito Ayatsuji! The members of a particular faculty’s Mystery Club journey to a ten-sided house on a distant island… which merely happens to have been the scene of a gristly, and unsolved, mass murder. Armed with particulars of the murder and keys to the property, they obtained right down to dig deeper… nonetheless can they perception the “facts” of the case? And moreover… can they perception each other?

The manga launched in Afternoon in August 2019. Kodansha Comics revealed the manga’s third amount on October 19.

Ayatsuji revealed the novel in 1987. Locked Room International revealed an English translation of the novel (translated by Ho-Ling Wong) in 2015.

Kiyohara launched a manga adaptation of Ayatsuji’s Another horror novel in Kadokawa‘s Young Ace journal in 2010, and ended it in 2012. Kadokawa revealed 4 volumes for the manga. Kiyohara moreover drew the two-chapter Another0 manga in Young Ace in 2012. Yen Press revealed every the distinctive novel and the manga adaptation in English.

Ayatsuji revealed the distinctive novel in Japan in 2009. The novel impressed a 2012 anime by P.A. Works, with character designs by Noizi Ito. Ayatsuji revealed a sequel novel titled Another: Episode S in 2013, and a second sequel titled Another 2001 in 2014.

Kiyohara ended the Tantei no Tantei (Detectives versus Detectives) manga in May 2017. The manga launched in Young Magazine in May 2016.

Source: Afternoon May scenario