Takarajima’s annual ranking comic ranking “Kono Manga ga Sugoi!” has revealed it’s 2021 results! It was announced that Tatsuki Fujimoto’s “Chainsaw Man” was ranked first in the Men’s category, and Yama Wayama ‘s “Onna no Sono no Hoshi” was ranked first in the Women’s category. The complete rankings magazine will hit Japanese bookstores 14th December.
“Chainsaw Man” is a darkly heroic adventure action set in a world where demons exist. In order to repay his father’s huge debt, Denji works as a devil hunter belonging to a mercenary public security firm. It is serialized in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump, where it has been announced that it will reach its final episode in Weekly Shonen Jump 2021 No. 2 out 14th December 2020.
On the other hand, “Onna no Sono no Hoshi” is a lighthearted comedy featuring a Japanese language teacher at an all-girls’ school named Hoshi-sensei. He is drawn into his class’ shenanigans when he is passed the class diary, which contains his students’ hand-drawn comics and random jokes. It is currently being serialized in Shodensha’s Feel Young.