Houbunsha‘s Comic Fuz web site launched on Sunday Kumichō’s Bocchi the Rock! Gaiden: Hiroi Kikuri no Fukazake Nikki (Bocchi the Rock! Spinoff: Kikuri Hiroi’s Heavy Consuming Diary) spinoff manga, the spinoff of Aki Hamaji‘s Bocchi the Rock! four-panel manga. The web site will publish new chapters of the manga biweekly on Sundays.
The spinoff manga follows the each day lifetime of Kikuri Hiroi, the 25-year-old bassist of SICK HACK. She feels anxious concerning the future, however she overcomes it by consuming alcohol.
Hamaji launched the Bocchi the Rock! manga in Houbunsha’s Manga Time Kirara Max journal in December 2017, and the collection is ongoing. Yen Press has licensed the manga, and can debut the collection this fall.
The manga’s tv anime premiered in October 2022. Crunchyroll streamed the anime because it aired in Japan. The anime could have a compilation film opening in spring 2024. The manga can also be inspiring a musical stage play that may run from August 11-20 in Tokyo.