Monthly Ikki

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Monthly Ikki
This is the cover to the October 2006 issue of Ikki.
EditorHideki Egami
CategoriesSeinen manga[1]
Circulation11,500 (2010)
First issueApril 2003
Final issueSeptember 2014
WebsiteOfficial website archived

Monthly Ikki (Japanese: 月刊IKKI, Hepburn: Gekkan Ikki) was a monthly seinen manga magazine published by Shogakukan. It tended to specialize in underground or alternative manga, but has had its share of major hits as well. The magazine started has a spin-off of Shogakukan's Big Comic Spirits in 2000 and became a standalone monthly magazine in 2003.[2] Notably, both Bokurano and Ride Back have received anime adaptations. In 2009 Viz Media launched an online English version of Ikki named Sigikki.[3] The website serializes various titles from Ikki online and then when a title proves to be popular it receives publication in graphic novel form. The manga magazine suspended publication on 25 September 2014.[2]

Manga artists and series featured in Ikki[edit]


  1. ^ "2009 Japanese Manga Magazine Circulation Numbers". Anime News Network. January 18, 2010. Retrieved July 26, 2016.
  2. ^ a b Nelkin, Sarah (July 19, 2014). "Monthly Ikki Magazine Suspends Publication". Anime News Network. Retrieved December 13, 2014.
  3. ^ Sigikki

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