Yen Press just announced that the English release of Mokumokuren’s The Summer Hikaru Died will be coming in both digital and print forms this year’s July 2023. Previously announced in September of last year, fans of this acclaimed horror manga won’t have to wait long until they can enjoy the beautiful yet grotesque art style, which depicts a complicated love between a boy and his deceased friend, whose body now houses a mysterious entity.
Yen Press summates the manga:
Two boys lived in a village: Yoshiki and Hikaru. The two did everything together…until the day Hikaru was encompassed by a mysterious light. That was when everything changed—Hikaru most of all. Yoshiki still wishes from the bottom of his heart to always stay by his side…but is there even a Hikaru left to be with?
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