Yasuo Ohtagaki revealed within the nineteenth quantity of the Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt manga on Monday that the manga has entered its “final stage.”

The manga is celebrating its tenth anniversary this yr. The manga’s twentieth quantity will ship in September, and its restricted version will embody a tenth anniversary assortment of artwork. Also as a part of the tenth anniversary, the manga could have an exhibit at Gundam Base Tokyo, and also will get tenth anniversary plastic fashions.

Ohtagaki had put the manga on hiatus in September 2018 attributable to tenosynovitis (irritation surrounding the tendons), and resumed the manga in December 2018. In a message accompanying the manga’s resumption, Ohtagaki famous because of the worsening signs, he has been unable to attract small particulars utilizing his dominant left hand, and it might be tough to keep up the standard stage of the manga. He added he would change his drawing model in order to not worsen the situation of his left hand.

The manga’s story is ready in the identical One Year War in UC 0079 as the primary Mobile Suit Gundam anime sequence. It begins with the battles between two ace pilots of the Principality of Zeon and the Earth Federation on the “Thunderbolt Sector,” a shoal zone with quite a few wrecks of house colonies and warships.

Ohtagaki launched the manga in Shogakukan‘s Big Comic Superior journal in March 2012. Viz Media is publishing the manga in English.

The manga impressed two unique web anime sequence, every of which acquired a compilation movie. Ohtagaki additionally attracts the Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt Gaiden spinoff manga.

Ohtagaki created the Moonlight Mile manga, which impressed a 2007 tv anime. ADV Films (and later FUNimation Entertainment) launched the Moonlight Mile anime in North America.

Source: Gundam Thunderbolt quantity 19