Junji Ito, the influential horror mangaka behind Uzumaki, Tomie, and Gyo is set to write a spin-off of Kengo Kanazawa‘s “I Am A Hero“ which is set to have a live-action film adaptation April 23, 2016.
The spin off series is entitled “C is a Slow Walker” and will be released in this week’s Big Comic SpiritsDark Horse Comics has picked up “I Am Hero” and it will begin releasing starting April 6, 2016.
今週の週刊ビッグコミックスピリッツに 花沢健吾先生の「アイアムアヒーロー」公式スピンアウト読み切り短編「シーイズアスローウォーカー」が掲載中です。 pic.twitter.com/KD6J9C11xS
— 伊藤潤二 (@junjiitofficial) February 21, 2016
A mentally unhinged manga artist witnesses the beginning of a zombie outbreak in Tokyo, and he’s certain of only two things: he’s destined to be the city’s hero, and he possesses something quite rare in Japan—an actual firearm!