Imagineer officially reveals Medarot Day announcements

29 11 2018

Following a countdown teaser and yesterday’s unintended Famitsu leaks, Imagineer has officially announced their Medarot Day celebrations, which marked the franchise’s 21st anniversary. There were no surprises, though some additional information was revealed for the seven announcements. Read the rest of this entry »


Famitsu accidentally outs new Medarot smartphone RPG, November 28th plans

27 11 2018

In a since deleted article, has revealed a new Medarot RPG is in development for smartphone platforms. According to Gematsu, it was given the following description: Read the rest of this entry »

Weekly Medarot Broadcast debuts December 27th

21 12 2017

The official Twitter account for the Weekly Medarot Broadcast column has announced that the first issue will become available on December 27th in the Manga HOT app. Additionally, the account shared the finished logo (above) for Hakubayashi‘s Medarot Re – Reloaded manga series that’ll be serialized in the column.

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Imagineer launches Weekly Medarot Broadcast column featuring new manga, design contest

11 12 2017

Imagineer has announced a collaboration with the mobile app Manga HOT to launch Weekly Medarot Broadcast, a column the company will begin in late December. It’ll feature reader participation as well as two new manga series, Medarot Short (working title) by franchise staple Horuma Rin and Medarot Re – Reloaded by franchise newcomer Hakubayashi. The latter was described as starring Rokuyo Kagami, a former Medarot great, aiming to win the World Robattle Cup. The company shared a preview image of the series:
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Medarot: The Koishimaru Collection gets cover art

20 10 2017

Last month, Kodansha’s Re:ComicBonBon announced Medarot: The Koishimaru Collection, two compilation books that cover Horuma Rin’s Medarot 5 and Medarot G manga series. The publisher revealed the books without a cover image, but Amazon Japan has now shared those:
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Medarot: The Koishimaru Collection due out in October

6 08 2017

Kodansha is reviving their Medarot manga reissues this fall. The company’s Re:ComicBonBon label has announced the October 23rd release of two new Medarot collections. Centred around Medarot 5 and Medarot G protagonist Koishimaru Tensan, the release aims to compile Horuma Rin’s manga series duo of the name. The new books will retail for 1000 and 1200 yen respectively.

Medarot 5 was originally serialized in the monthly Comic BonBon anthology magazine between the December 2001 and June 2002 issues. Kodansha previously published the series through two individual volumes in July and August 2002. Medarot G ran in Comic BonBon between its August 2002 and July 2003 issues. It was compiled into two volumes originally released in February and September 2003. Read the rest of this entry »

Medarot: Girls Mission Manga Announced

27 01 2016


The preview for Dengeki Maoh’s April 2016 issue has announced a Medarot: Girls Mission manga. The series will begin in the same issue and be drawn by Z-ton. No plot synopsis or series length were shared. Read the rest of this entry »