The official Twitter account of World Trigger announced on Nov 25, 2022, that the manga will go on a one month break due to the author Daisuke Ashihara’s poor health condition. Therefore, chapter 229 will not be published in the January issue of Jump Square, releasing on Dec 2, 2022.
The skipped chapter will instead be published in the magazine’s February issue releasing on Jan 4, 2023.
The staff also apologized for the inconvenience caused to the readers.
“We apologize for the inconvenience to our readers who have been looking forward to the issue.“
The manga had also taken several breaks in between including the August special issue of Jump Sqaure, as well as a month long break in the June oversized issue of Jump Square, released on May 2, and returned in July issue of Jump Square, released on June 3.
World Trigger had also taken a month off in January of this year, citing Ashihara’s health as the reason for the hiatus. The series had also taken a month-long break last year in the in the magazine’s November issue.
World Trigger also known in short form as WorTri, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Daisuke Ashihara. It was initially serialized in Weekly Shōnen Jump from February 2013 to November 2018, and transferred to Jump Square in December 2018. Its chapters have been compiled by Shueisha into 25 tankobon volumes as of September 2022. In North America, the manga has been licensed for English release by Viz Media.
An anime television series adaptation produced by Toei Animation was aired on TV Asahi from October 2014 to April 2016. A second season aired from January to April 2021, and a third season aired from October 2021 to January 2022.
WORLD TRIGGER © 2013 by Daisuke Ashihara/SHUEISHA Inc.