Shonen Gangan has introduced that Fullmetal Alchemist creator Hiromu Arakawa is penning a brand new manga collection. While the announcement is a part of the Fullmetal Alchemist 20th Anniversary challenge, it’s unconfirmed whether or not the brand new collection might be a direct sequel or have any relation to Fullmetal Alchemist. [Thanks, Famitsu!]

Arakawa made the announcement within the July 12, 2021 problem of Shonen Gangan, which revealed key details about upcoming initiatives regarding the 20th anniversary of Fullmetal Alchemist. The announcement additionally included a sketch drawn by Arakawa, depicting what appears to be like to be an Eastern-style setting and a protagonist wielding a bow and quiver of arrows. Further data might be introduced through future problems with Shonen Gangan, in addition to via the journal’s official website and Twitter.

You can try the total official announcement web page beneath.

Fullmetal Alchemist New Series

Other bulletins embody a brand new 20th-anniversary e-book that features twenty years price of paintings, paperwork, and scripts from the collection’ anime adaptation, motion pictures, and video video games. Additionally, it additionally revealed that the primary three episodes of the anime might be accessible to look at at no cost on Square Enix’s official YouTube, from July 16, 2021, to July 29, 2021.

Lastly, Square Enix is internet hosting a Fullmetal Alchemist 20th anniversary broadcast on July 12, 2021, beginning at eight PM Japan Time (7 AM ET). The broadcast will reportedly function main bulletins, possible together with additional details about the upcoming new collection. For extra details about every challenge, you possibly can try Shonen Gangan’s official 20th anniversary project website.