VIZ Media is set to deliver us a brand new manga action inspired by Capcom’s Monster HunterTM, one of the hottest RPG video game properties.
The manga titled, Monster Hunter: Flash Hunter is a manga series written by Keiichi Hikami, with artwork by Shin Yamamoto. It is set in the world of the Video Games it based on, which means giant monsters rule over most of the world, and humanity survives on the fringes, relying on a special kind of hero to defend the people from danger known as the Monster Hunters!
In the opening volume of the series, hunting giant man-eating beasts is no job for the weak-hearted, but along with courage, it takes skill and experience to be a good Hunter. It also takes good teamwork. Raiga and his comrades are experts now, but when they started down the path of the Monster Hunter, they lacked these qualities. When they head off to confront the dragon-like Queropeco, they quickly learn that this flaw could cost them dearly…
Monster Hunter: Flash Hunter is set to launch in print on April 12th. The fantasy action series is rated ‘T’ for Teens and will carry a print MSRP of $10.99 U.S. / $12.99 CAN. MONSTER HUNTER: FLASH HUNTER will also launch digitally on April 12th via VIZManga.com and the VIZ Manga App, as well as from the Nook, Kobo, Kindle, iBooks, comiXology, Google Play, and BOOK WALKER Global stores. Subsequent volumes of the 10-volume series will be published in English on a bi-monthly basis.