On February 22, 2022, the last chapter of “Fire Force” (jap.: “En’en no Shōbōtai”) was released in Japan. Fittingly, current figures for the total circulation are now known. There are currently over 18 million issues of the action story in circulation worldwide.
Kodansha publishes Fire Force manga
The manga “Fire Force” was penned by Atsushi Ōkubo. The 305-chapter story appeared in Kōdansha’s “Shūkan Shōnen Jump” magazine between September 2015 and February 2022. There are 33 volumes in stores. The official Fire Force Twitter account has confirmed that Fire Force Season 3 TV anime is in production.
Kodansha collected its chapters in thirty-four tankōbon volumes, released from February 17, 2016, to May 17, 2022.
A 48-part anime adaptation of “Fire Force” was created under the direction of Yūki Yase (Season I) and Tatsuma Minamikawa (Season II) at Studio David Production (“JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure”). The series is available on DVD and Blu-ray.
Fire Force Manga: Cover of Volume 01
Fire Force Storyline
Shinra Kusakabe is new to the eighth special firefighting unit, which is battling a strange phenomenon in which people abruptly burst into flames and become flame creatures. Shinra, who lost his family in a fire twelve years ago, does everything he can to become a hero so he can protect others. Already his first mission shows him what it means to do this job!