According to WSJ Manga, Shueisha’s Jump Square magazine has announced that Kazue Kato’s Blue Exorcist will go on hiatus until next year’s Issue #5 out in April 2022. The monthly manga series will take a break to give Kato time to draw a short-term serialization based on Fuyumi Ono’s Eizen Karu ka ya Kaiitan novel. The series will start in September this year in Jump SQ Issue #10 and will run for six months.
The series has been serialized in Shueisha’s Jump Square magazine since April 2009. A-1 Pictures’ anime series adaptation of the manga aired April to October 2011. The anime second season, titled Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Saga, was broadcast between January to March 2017. An anime film, Blue Exorcist: The Movie, premiered in Japan in December 2012.