The Oshi No Ko franchise announced that with the release of Volume 12 of the manga, the manga series have sold 14 million copies in total.
Volume 13 of the series will be released on November 17.
Oshi no Ko by Aka Akasaka and Yokoyari Mengo has reached 14.000.000 copies in circulation with 12 volumes.
— Shonen Jump News (@WSJ_manga) October 7, 2023
On July 10, the manga reached 12 million copies, and later on July 19, the initial print of Volume 12 began.
Previously, on May 31, the manga reached 9 million copies.
About Oshi No Ko
Written by Aka Akasaka and illustrated by Mengo Yokari, Oshi No Ko is serialized in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump in 2020, and 10 volumes are currently available.
Shueisha’s Manga Plus is releasing the manga digitally in English.
The manga received an anime adaptation that premiered on April 12 with a 90-minute first episode.
HIDIVE is streaming it as it airs in Japan, with the anime being the #1 series launch in the service’s history.
Yen Press has licensed the manga for English distribution and describes the manga as follows:
Gorou is a gynecologist and idol fan who’s in shock after his favorite star, Ai, announces an impromptu hiatus.
Little does Gorou realize that he’s about to forge a bond with her that defies all common sense!
Lies are an idol’s greatest weapon in this outrageous manga from Aka Akasaka and Mengo Yokoyari.