Many volumes by Viz will be releasing next month, including Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Volume 15 and Boruto: Naruto Next Generations, Volume 9. Check out all the manga you can pick-up from Viz in August 2020!

Note: The synopses for continuing volumes may contain minor reveals, so if you have yet to catch up on a series and want to maintain that element of surprise, please skip through.

Viz August 2020 Release Calendar

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Viz August 2020 Releases

Synopses are sourced from Viz and all images in this post are credited to Viz as well.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Volume 15

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Volume 15

Genre: Action-Adventure, Fantasy

Synopsis: Tanjiro finally chases down the main body of the upper-rank demon Hantengu. However, dawn is approaching, and the rising sun is a threat to Nezuko. Tanjiro's concern for his sister is a distraction from the focus he needs to fight Hantengu, and if he hesitates it could be the last mistake he ever makes! Elsewhere, Tamayo ponders the nature of Nezuko's curse and how she could be so different from other demons.

Where to buy Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Volume 15: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

The Promised Neverland, Volume 16

The Promised Neverland, Volume 16

Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller

Synopsis: While attempting to locate the Seven Walls, Emma and Ray find themselves trapped in a mysterious world. Can they escape this labyrinth and make the promise that will finally bring about peace? Meanwhile, Norman has his own plans…

Where to buy The Promised Neverland, Volume 16: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

One Piece, Volume 94

One Piece, Volume 94

Genre: Action-Adventure, Fantasy

Synopsis: The Straw Hats’ adventures in the samurai kingdom of Wano keep getting crazier! And when they learn the horrible truth about the Smile fruits, their fury explodes!! Meanwhile, Luffy’s still stuck in the labor camp with a whole army trying to kill him. Can he use this opportunity to get even stronger?

Where to buy One Piece, Volume 94: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Black Clover, Volume 22

Black Clover, Volume 22

Genre: Action-Adventure, Fantasy

Synopsis: Asta and Yuno may actually stand a chance against the Devil thanks to help from the First Wizard King and the leader of the elves. But, they'll have to push themselves harder than ever before and push past their limits to bring this lasting conflict to an end.

Where to buy Black Clover, Volume 22: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Boruto, Volume 9

Boruto: Naruto Next Generations, Volume 9

Genre: Action-Adventure, Fantasy

Synopsis: Naruto and Delta's battle reaches new heights. Boruto sites on the sidelines, but she uses some tactics that may make him and his friends join in on the fight. With the added need to protect those surrounding him, will Naruto be able to hold his powerful enemy back?

Where to buy Boruto: Naruto Next Generations, Volume 9: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Jujutsu Kaisen, Volume 5

Jujutsu Kaisen, Volume 5

Genre: Action-Adventure, Supernatural

Synopsis: Everyone’s surprised (and not necessarily in a good way) when they find out Itadori is still alive, but there’s no time for a heartwarming reunion when Jujutsu High is in the midst of an intense competition with their rivals from Kyoto! But good sportsmanship doesn’t seem to be in the cards once the authorities decide to eliminate the Sukuna threat once and for all...

Where to buy Jujutsu Kaisen, Volume 5: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Part 4--Diamond Is Unbreakable, Volume 6

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Part 4--Diamond Is Unbreakable, Volume 6

Genre: Action-Adventure, Fantasy, Supernatural

Synopsis: Yukako Yamagishi still loves Koichi Hirose, despite how their last rendezvous turned out! She’s so desperate for his love that she may make a drastic decision in order to win his heart—a decision that could have disastrous consequences when a new Stand appears! Is this an enemy Stand, or is it going to help her in her quest?

Where to buy JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Part 4--Diamond Is Unbreakable, Volume 6: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

My Hero Academia: Smash!!, Volume 5

My Hero Academia: Smash!!, Volume 5 (Final Volume)

Genre: Action-Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

Synopsis: This final volume of the My Hero Academia parody series goes Plus Ultra with its Gag Quirk to explore new horizons of humiliation! If nothing else, you gotta check out Bakugo’s pretty boy makeover. But if he’s not amused, will anyone get the last laugh? Then, the whole cast teams up to create an unforgettable finale for the amusement of one last super-weird yet terrifying villain!

Where to buy My Hero Academia: Smash!!, Volume 5: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Yona of the Dawn, Volume 25

Yona of the Dawn, Volume 25

Genre: Action-Adventure, Fantasy, Romance

Synopsis: Yona comes face-to-face with Su-won and tells him that waging war against the nation of Xing would be disastrous. Later, she rushes back to Princess Kouren, but assassins and more dangers await in Xing! Will the Four Dragons be able to protect Yona from all who threaten her life?

Where to buy Yona of the Dawn, Volume 25: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Blue Exorcist, Volume 24

Blue Exorcist, Volume 24

Genre: Action-Adventure, Fantasy

Synopsis: After witnessing the Blue Night and his birth Rin learns something about himself that may come in handy in the conflict to come. Lucifer and the Illuminati are aboard the Dominus Liminus looking to move on with their schemes. Yukio was embraced by Lucifer as a an ally, but he has other plans...

Where to buy Blue Exorcist, Volume 24: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Samurai 8: The Tale of Hachimaru, Volume 3

Samurai 8: The Tale of Hachimaru, Volume 3

Genre: Action-Adventure, Science Fiction

Synopsis: Hachimaru has survived the attack of the deadly assassin Ata, but he’s not out of danger just yet. When the moon starts plummeting toward the planet, Hachimaru will have to use his master's powerful technique to save everyone! But in order to save the entire galaxy, the other samurai keys will have to be found. What kinds of trouble await Hachimaru as he leaves his home for the first time?

Where to buy Samurai 8: The Tale of Hachimaru, Volume 3: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Ao Haru Ride, Volume 12

Ao Haru Ride, Volume 12

Genre: Drama, Romance

Synopsis: At her high school, Futaba Yoshioka runs into her first love, but he seems different the boy she remembers. Kou doesn't want to hold back his feelings for Futaba any longer. As long as there is a small chance of being with her, he will keep trying. Futuba makes the decision to be more candid with Toma, leading us to question whether or not her heart is still in this relationship.

Where to buy Ao Haru Ride, Volume 12: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Naruto: Naruto’s Story--Family Day

Naruto: Naruto’s Story--Family Day

Genre: Action-Adventure, Fantasy

Synopsis: To celebrate Family Day, Konohagakure's new holiday, Naruto and his daughter, Himawari, are on the hunt for an elusive must-have item. Hinata wants to make the day memorable for her family, and even Sasuke makes special time with his daughter, Sarada, and his wife, Sakura! At the end of the day, will Family Day be a success?

Where to buy Naruto: Naruto’s Story--Family Day: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Twin Star Exorcists, Volume 19

Twin Star Exorcists, Volume 19

Genre: Action-Adventure, Romance, Supernatural

Synopsis: The battle against Yuto rages on, but without Benio, Rokuro can’t access the power of the Twin Stars. Or can someone replace her...? Then, the tragic reason Yuto became a Kegare is revealed...

Where to buy Twin Star Exorcists, Volume 19: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Fushigi Yûgi: Byakko Senki, Volume 1

Fushigi Yûgi: Byakko Senki, Volume 1 (Series Debut)

Genre: Fantasy, Romance

Synopsis: The year is 1923. Suzuno Ohsugi’s father, Takao, warns her to stay away from The Universe of the Four Gods, telling her it’s a book that only men can touch. He knows that in order to enact its story, the book needs one last heroine: the Priestess of Byakko! After the Great Kanto Earthquake strikes, Suzuno and Takao are trapped in their burning home. Takao has only one chance to save his young daughter, and that is to send her into The Universe of the Four Gods!

Where to buy Fushigi Yûgi: Byakko Senki, Volume 1: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Kaze Hikaru, Volume 28

Kaze Hikaru, Volume 28

Genre: Action-Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance

Synopsis: Warfare between the Choshu and the Bakufu factions seems inevitable. Will Sei and the Shinsengumi be drawn into the hostilities as well? Meanwhile, Captain Harada Sanosuke’s first child is born in Kyoto. While the Shinsengumi members are overjoyed, trouble arises when Sanosuke names the child...

Where to buy Kaze Hikaru, Volume 28: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Oresama Teacher, Volume 27

Oresama Teacher, Volume 27

Genre: Comedy, Romance

Synopsis: It’s time for the Midorigaoka school festival, and rumors abound that Mr. Maki has some trouble planned. Mafuyu escapes from the Hanabusa mansion and heads to campus in her Natsuo disguise, while Takaomi welcomes a posse of Midorigaoka alumni and some of Mafuyu’s delinquents from Saitama. With the troops all assembled, the only thing left to do is wait for Mr. Maki to make his move…

Where to buy Oresama Teacher, Volume 27: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Shortcake Cake, Volume 9

Shortcake Cake, Volume 9

Genre: Drama, Romance

Synopsis: Ten wants to know everything about the boy she likes, so she asks Shiraoka about Riku’s past. But the truth that lies hidden behind Riku’s smile is devastatingly painful.

Where to buy Shortcake Cake, Volume 9: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

We Never Learn, Volume 11

We Never Learn, Volume 11

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance

Synopsis: Fumino Furuhashi is truly gifted when it comes to literature, but not so great when it comes to the sciences…much to the disappointment of her father. Can they find common ground and repair their relationship before it’s too late?

Where to buy We Never Learn, Volume 11: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Fullmetal Alchemist: Fullmetal Edition, Volume 10

Fullmetal Alchemist: Fullmetal Edition, Volume 10

Genre: Action-Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction

Synopsis: In an alchemical ritual gone wrong, Edward Elric lost his arm and his leg, and his brother Alphonse became nothing but a soul in a suit of armor. In order to make headway in their quest to become whole, the brothers must first learn about the unjust war that changed their world.

Where to buy Fullmetal Alchemist: Fullmetal Edition, Volume 10: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Blue Flag, Volume 3

Blue Flag, Volume 3

Genre: Drama, Romance

Synopsis: Toma gets seriously injured diving in front of a car to save Taichi, leaving Taichi racked with guilt over not just getting his best friend hurt, but also stealing his last chance at making the summer baseball tournament. Guilty and angry, the two boys clash in an emotionally raw argument. Futaba, worried about both of them, invites Taichi out in an attempt to cheer him up.

Where to buy Blue Flag, Volume 3: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Komi Can’t Communicate, Volume 8

Komi Can’t Communicate, Volume 8

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance

Synopsis: It’s time for the school trip to Kyoto, and even though Komi has never been on one before, she’s not worried. After all, she’ll have Tadano and her friends at her side! But then she’s assigned to be buddies with two girls she doesn't even know. Is Kyoto ruined, or will Komi be able to make new friends all on her own?!

Where to buy Komi Can’t Communicate, Volume 8: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess, Volume 7

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess, Volume 7

Genre: Action-Adventure, Fantasy

Synopsis: Link’s battle with his dark alter ego leaves him wounded and exhausted. With Midna gone and Link unable to harness the power of the Master Sword, his quest seems doomed. Visions of a grizzled warrior also haunt his dreams, but who is it? And what can this warrior teach Link that he will need to defeat Ganondorf? Certainly Link will need the Master Sword again, but only a true hero can wield the power of that legendary weapon…

Where to buy The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess, Volume 7: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Pokémon Adventures Collector’s Edition, Volume 3

Pokémon Adventures Collector’s Edition, Volume 3

Genre: Action-Adventure, Comedy, Family

Synopsis: Trainer Amarillo del Bosque Verde, while on the hunt for the famous Pokémon Trainer, Red, continues to gather other Trainers, Gym Leaders and even a few enemies to fight against the team known as the Elite Four! And rival Trainers Gold and Silver put aside their differences to battle Team Rocket!

Where to buy Pokémon Adventures Collector’s Edition, Volume 3: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Pokémon: Mewtwo Strikes Back—Evolution

Pokémon: Mewtwo Strikes Back—Evolution

Genre: Action-Adventure, Comedy, Family

Synopsis: When researchers discover a fossil of the Mythical Pokémon Mew, they bring upon themselves a creation that goes against the very laws of nature: Mewtwo, a Legendary Pokémon intended for use as a tool of destruction. But as Mewtwo becomes aware of its existence, it begins to resent its human creators and seeks revenge—and Ash, Pikachu and their friends find themselves at the center of its rampage! With the future of the Pokémon world at stake, will our heroes be able to overcome Mewtwo’s challenge…and will Mewtwo be able to find a new meaning for its life?

Where to buy Pokémon: Mewtwo Strikes Back—Evolution: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

A Tropical Fish Yearns for Snow, Volume 4

A Tropical Fish Yearns for Snow, Volume 4

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance

Synopsis: A sudden fever keeps Koyuki from participating at the Aquarium Club open house during the Nanahama High School culture festival. After a successful solo amberjack show, Konatsu stops by to wish Koyuki well and teasingly compares her to the salamander from a short story. Now Koyuki can’t stop thinking about how Konatsu once compared herself to the frog from that story. As school obligations keep them apart, Koyuki and Konatsu start to realize just how important they are to each other.

Where to buy A Tropical Fish Yearns for Snow, Volume 4: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Hayate the Combat Butler, Volume 36

Hayate the Combat Butler, Volume 36

Genre: Action-Adventure, Comedy

Synopsis: Ruka has thrown down the gauntlet! By confessing her feelings for Hayate and going in for a lip-lock, the idol singer turned manga artist puts our hero in danger of actually getting a girlfriend. To stop this unacceptable slackening of romantic tension, Nagi makes an offer Ruka can’t refuse. Now Hayate’s fate rests on the outcome of a manga-drawing competition between the two aspiring artists. Does Hayate have any say on which girl he ends up with? Ha ha, of course not.

Where to buy Hayate the Combat Butler, Volume 36: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Venus in the Blind Spot

Venus in the Blind Spot

Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Supernatural

Synopsis: This striking collection presents the most remarkable short works of Junji Ito’s career, featuring an adaptation of Rampo Edogawa’s classic horror story “Human Chair” and fan favorite “The Enigma of Amigara Fault.” With a deluxe presentation—including special color pages, and showcasing illustrations from his acclaimed long-form manga No Longer Human—each chilling tale invites readers to revel in a world of terror.

Where to buy Venus in the Blind Spot: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Golden Kamuy, Volume 17

Golden Kamuy, Volume 17

Genre: Action-Adventure, Drama

Synopsis: While Sugimoto races north by dogsled, Asirpa crosses the border with Kiroranke into Russian territory. Kiroranke—who was once involved in the assassination of the Russian Czar Alexander II—and the Russians, tipped off by Tsurumi that Kiroranke was heading into their territory on Karafuto, have set an ambush at the border. The dark pasts of Asirpa’s traveling companions are now coming to light, along with the secrets of her own father…

Where to buy Golden Kamuy, Volume 17: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Urusei Yatsura, Volume 7

Urusei Yatsura, Volume 7

Genre: Comedy, Romance, Science Fiction

Synopsis: Princess Kurama the crow goblin is bound to marry the man who awakens her with a kiss—but please, let it be anyone but Ataru! Hoping to replace Ataru with a different suitor, Kurama decides to return to her enchanted slumber. On a sunny afternoon, her capsule descends toward Earth once more…but will she land the man she truly wants?

Where to buy Urusei Yatsura, Volume 7: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Ôoku: The Inner Chambers, Volume 17

Ôoku: The Inner Chambers, Volume 17

Genre: Drama, Romance, Science Fiction

Synopsis: Prince Kazu is not the consort shogun Iemochi was expecting, but the young ruler is determined to make their relationship a good one. And despite her initial distaste for Edo and everything about it, Prince Kazu finds herself warming to her spouse. But the world beyond the safety of the Inner Chambers is a cruel one, and the risk of discovery is not the only danger that threatens them.

Where to buy Ôoku: The Inner Chambers, Volume 17: RightStuf, Barnes & Noble

Those are all of the new manga volumes and titles releasing in August 2020 from Viz. A lot of exciting new releases to look forward to!

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