There is a piece of unfortunate news for the readers of Kaiju No 8. The most recent update in the scheduling of the manga suggests that Kaiju No 8 Chapter 55 would be on a long break. Until the recent release, fans had no clue of the monthly break. Moreover, the makers did not give away the reason for the sudden break in the release. So, what is the new release date for the next installment? What will happen after the death of Director-General Shinomiya? Here is all you need to know about the next chapter.
The next chapter will follow the aftermath of the Director-General’s death. As predicted in the last outing, Kikoru Shinomiya is all set to train with Captain Narumi and avenge the death of her father. On the other end, Kafka is on a different tangent to bring an end to the reign of these monsters.
Kaiju No 8 Chapter 55: Plot Details
The upcoming chapter of Kaiju Number 8 is likely to take a leap in the story. A few months after the director’s death, Shinomiya and the rest of the members of the Neutralization Bureau will be seen training. The incident had most scared Shinomiya, Kafka, and Captain Narumi. This is because it was the three of them who had faced the monster. It is likely that the Narumi had trained the Captain’s daughter during the leap.
Afterward, a hunt-down mission will commence in the storyline. Kaiju No 9 is still on the run, and he is gathering all the forces to attack the Bureau once again. Kaiju No 8 Chapter 55 will also take a look into the training sessions of Kikoru. It is possible that she has improved on her techniques and fighting style training along with Narumi.
Previous Chapter Recap!
The 54th chapter of Kaiju No 8 began with the aftermath of the fight. Number Nine had left with the gravest warning to the anti-kaiju fighters. He said that the next time he moved would be the beginning of a Kaiju era. Kafka and Captain Narumi stood in silence as they saw him leaving. Two days after the incident, a formal funeral for the director-general was arranged by The Neutralization Bureau. The Captains from all divisions joined the funeral and paid their respects to the departed.
But Captain Narumi noticed that Shinomiya had not attended the ceremony. Thus, he went looking for her. As he had expected, she was weeping inside the director’s office. Narumi tried to comfort her. But Shinomiya needed revenge on the monster. Thus, he exclaimed that she wanted to become stronger and neutralize number nine. Kafka was also hearing it from the outside. Thus, he decided that he was not going to spare the Kaiju was taking was the director from them.
Kaiju No 8 Chapter 55: Release Date
Unfortunately, the 55th chapter of the manga will not make it to the screens this week. In fact, Kaiju No 8 Chapter 55 will be on leave for a month. From the official schedule of Viz Media, it was confirmed that the chapter is set for a February release. So, the forthcoming episode will come out on February 3, 2022. All chapters of Kaiju No 8 will be available on the official platforms of Viz Media. Thus, keep an eye on this space to get more updates.