Fans of the popular anime and manga series Cells at Work! have a new reason to be excited: a spinoff manga has just been announced! Titled Cells at Work! Muscle, the new series will explore the inner workings of the body’s muscular system.
Cells at Work! has been a fan favorite since its debut in 2015, and has since spawned an anime adaptation, video games, and a stage play. The series follows anthropomorphized cells as they carry out their daily tasks in the human body, with a focus on the immune system.
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In Cells at Work! Muscle, readers will get to meet a new cast of characters who work in the body’s muscular system. The manga will explore the unique challenges faced by muscle cells, such as the buildup of lactic acid during exercise and the repair of muscle tissue after injury.
The series will be written by Akane Shimizu, the creator of the original Cells at Work! manga. The art will be handled by Kanie, an up-and-coming artist who has previously worked on the manga adaptation of the anime series Kakegurui.
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The announcement of Cells at Work! Muscle has been met with excitement from fans of the original series. Many are eager to see what kind of new characters and storylines the spinoff will introduce. Some have even expressed the hope that the new series will lead to a future anime adaptation.
The first chapter of Cells at Work! Muscle will be published in the March 2023 issue of Kodansha’s Monthly Shonen Sirius magazine. Fans can look forward to seeing how the new series will expand the world of Cells at Work! and introduce them to even more of the body’s fascinating inner workings.
Source: Anime News Network