Lycoris Recoil Spinoff Manga Starts Serialization On ComicWalker

Two chapters have been published on ComicWalker as of now.

Lycoris Recoil

A spinoff manga of Lycoris Recoil anime has officially started serialising on Kadokawa’s digital manga service, ComicWalker on Oct 28, 2022.

The spinoff manga is created by Kanari Abe, and is tilted Lycoris Recoil Recollect. Kanari had previously adapted Haifuri anime into a manga.

Lycoris Recoil Recollect is a comedy and centres around the daily life of Chisato and Takina in cafe Lyco-Reco. Two chapters have been published on ComicWalker as of now, with the third chapter releasing on Nov 11, 2022.

New chapters will be released second and fourth Friday of every month.

Lycoris Recoil

Lycoris Recoil is an original anime series created by Spider Lily and Asaura. The series is animated by A-1 Pictures. Episode 13 of the anime aired on Sep 24, 2022, in Japan and it was largely one of the most well received anime in the country.

A manga adaptation by Yasunori Bizen began serialization in Media Factory’s manga magazine Monthly Comic Flapper on Sep 5, 2022, and a spin-off light novel, titled Lycoris Recoil: Ordinary Days by Asaura was published under ASCII Media Works’ Dengeki Bunko on Sep 9, 2022.

MAL describes the plot of the anime as follows:

The number of terrorist acts in Japan has never been lower, thanks to the efforts of a syndicate called Direct Attack (DA). The organization raises orphaned girls as killers to carry out assassinations under their “Lycoris” program. Takina Inoue is an exceptional Lycoris with a strong sense of purpose and a penchant for perfection. Unfortunately, a hostage situation tests her patience, and the resulting act of insubordination leads to her transfer out of DA. Not thrilled about losing the only place she belonged to, she reluctantly arrives at her new base of operations—LycoReco, a cafe in disguise.

Takina’s new partner, however, turns out to be quite different from what she imagined. Despite being the famed Lycoris prodigy, Chisato Nishikigi appears almost unconcerned with her duties. She drags Takina along on all kinds of odd jobs under the simple explanation of helping people in need. Takina is even more puzzled when Chisato takes down a group of armed assailants without killing any of them. Feeling like a fish out of water, Takina itches to get reinstated into DA—but Chisato is determined to prove to her that there is more to a life than just taking them.

Source: Comic Natalie

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