In hiatus since 2022, the Ruri Dragon manga garnered attention for its captivating story about a high school girl who discovers she is half-human, half-dragon, as her father is a dragon.
As horns sprout on her, she begins to develop abilities like breathing fire and gradually has to adapt to the changes her dragon side is making to her body.
However, as mentioned, the manga has been on hiatus since 2022 due to the health of the author, Sakaoki Shindo. But perhaps this will change in 2024.
Ruri Dragon Manga Returning in 2024? Author Awaits Good News
Ruri Dragon ranked 9th in the Kono Manga ga Sugoi, which selects the best manga and authors of the year, voted by readers. Ruri Dragon secured this position in the male manga ranking.
Shindo then sent a message to everyone regarding the 9th place, and here’s what he has to say about the possible return of the manga:
“Thank you to everyone who voted. I apologize for staying away for so long. My health is good at the moment, and I will do my best to bring good news next year.”
And what could these good news be? Obviously, the manga’s return, which, as mentioned above, is a success. So far, only 6 chapters have been published. In its first week on sale, the first volume sold 74,874 copies.
Fans then pointed out that 2024 is the Year of the Dragon in the Chinese zodiac and playfully remarked on the fact that the manga is about a dragon girl.
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