After six years of serialization, Shuzo Oshimi’s psychological thriller manga, Chi No Wadachi, has come to an end on Sep 8, 2023, with the release of chapter 153.
Moreover, it was also revealed that the final volume of the manga, vol. 17, will be released on Sep 28, 2023, in Japan.
Chi No Wadachi (Blood On The Tracks) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Shuzo Oshimi. It has been serialized in Shogakukan’s seinen manga magazine Big Comic Superior since February 2017, with its chapters collected into 16 tankōbon volumes as of May 2023.
The series is licensed for an English release in North America by Vertical, who started releasing the volumes in print in February 2020, and it is also digitally published by Kodansha USA since August of the same year.
By January 2023, Chi No Wadachi had over 2.2 million copies in circulation.
MAL describes the plot of the manga as:
Seiichi Osabe is an only child living a mundane life. Just like any middle schooler, he has friends, a crush on a girl, and loving parents. However, Seiichi’s mother is extremely overprotective, which causes others to view him as a mama’s boy.
Although he does not consider her behavior to be unusual, a certain incident starts to open his eyes to just how dangerous her affection is. As Seiichi tries to break free from her grasp, he learns that his life is not as normal as he thought.