MANILA – The Philippines’ national hero, Jose Rizal, will soon join the world of Japanese comics or manga.
“Jose Rizal” features art by Ryo Konno, with the story written by Takahiro Matsui.
It will be released in both Japanese and English on June 19, coinciding with Rizal’s birth anniversary.
Here’s a look at the cover of volume 1 of “Jose Rizal” for both versions:
“Jose Rizal” may be read for free at the Manga Club website once it is released.