Weekly Shonen Jump’s issue #50, which was released on Nov 14, revealed that Yuki Tabata’s Black Clover manga will be on a break for two weeks, i.e., two issues of the magazine starting with the 50th issue, due to the poor health of the author.
The manga will return on issue #52, releasing on Nov 28, 2022.
The manga had previously taken a 3 month break from issue #23 for Tabata to prepare for the final arc.
Black Clover is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yuki Tabata. It has been serialized in Shueisha’s shonen manga magazine Weekly Shonen Jump since February 2015, with its chapters collected in 33 tankobon volumes as of November 2022.
The story follows Asta, a young boy born without any magic power. This is unknown to the world he lives in because seemingly everyone has some sort of magic power. With his fellow mages from the Black Bulls, Asta plans to become the next Wizard King.
An anime television series adaptation produced by Pierrot aired in Japan on TV Tokyo from October 2017 to March 2021. An anime film, titled Black Clover: Sword of the Wizard King, is set to premiere in Japanese theaters on March 31, 2023, and will also be distributed worldwide on Netflix.
In North America, the manga is licensed for English release by Viz Media.