Shueisha’s staff have announced that Naoya Matsumoto’s Kaiju No. 8 manga series now has 3 million copies in circulation (including digital). With only three-volume in circulation, Kaiju No.8 has become the fastest Shōnen Jump+ manga series to reach this milestone. The manga series ranked 2nd in TSUTAYA’s Comic Award 2021.
Additionally, Matsumoto posted an illustration to commemorate the achievement> The mangaka also thanked all the readers worldwide. The Manga was also the fastest series to hit 70 million views on the Shonen Jump+ service after the 25th chapter debuted in February.
Matsumoto launched Kaiju No. 8 manga in July 2020 on Shueisha’s Shōnen Jump+ site. The series’ third volume launched on June 4.
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