One Piece, My Hero Academia, and Other Manga Chapters Delayed, New Release Dates Revealed

Shonen Jump Manga Chapter Delayed
Shonen Jump Manga

With ongoing Coronavirus Pandemic lots of movies, shows, and anime are getting delayed, up until we did not have any delay in the weekly manga we were getting, and we hate to be the bringer of this unfortunate news, but Shonen Jump is getting delayed, we will list below the mangas that are getting delayed.

One Piece Chapter 978 is getting delayed, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba 203 is getting delayed as well, along with the following chapters of the following mangas: My Hero Academia Chapter 269, Black Clover Chapter 248, Dr. Stone Chapter 148, Haikyuu Chapter 391, and many more.

One Piece Chapter 978 release date
One Piece Chapter 978

Manga Chapter New Release Dates

We have a new release date for the following manga chapters; we will be sharing it below for you along with the official statement from Shonen Jump

One Piece Chapter 978 will be released on April 26, 2020

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba Chapter 203 will be released on April 26, 2020

My Hero Academia Chapter 269 will be released on April 26, 2020

Black Clover Chapter 248 will be released on April 26, 2020

Dr. Stone Chapter 148 will be released on April 26, 2020

Haikyuu Chapter 391 will be released on April 26, 2020

Now let us get to the message from the Weekly Shonen Jump and what they shared with their readers. Shonen Jump’s team revealed that as of April 8, 2020, one of their editorial department member, in their 40s was tested positive for Coronavirus, the person in question did not attend work since he first developed a fever, earlier in the month on April 2, 2020. They tested the person for the PCR test and found that he is indeed tested positive for the Coronavirus; the person does not have direct contact with any of the mangaka as part of his duties.

Black Clover Chapter 248 release date
Black Clover Chapter 248

Shueisha has implemented a company-wide policy and shifted all work from home in order to stop the spread of Coronavirus; this happened on April 6, 2020. However, they suspended all the work considering the risk posed to the mangaka for the Weekly Shonen Jump editorial department.

All the manga that were scheduled to release on April 19, 2020, on the internet, and physical releases on April 20, have shifted by one week, they will be respectively released on April 26 online, and April 27 for the physical issues.

Dr Stone Chapter 149 release date
Dr. Stone Chapter 149

They will also be releasing two chapters of mangas as once, as they will be releasing issue 21 and issue 22 together. There will be no delays for the issue 20 of Weekly Shonen Jump; it will be released on the same date, which will be on April 13, 2020.

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