Given is a popular BL-music focused manga written by Natsuki Kisu which follows the journey of heart-broken Mafuyu and what happens when he meets Uenoyama and together falls in love with each other. The chapter 38 in the series was released last month and since then fans have been desperately waiting for an update on the release of the next chapter.
So today in this article we will talk about Given Chapter 39 and discuss about its release date, raw scans, spoilers and from where you can read the latest chapters and catch-up to the manga.
Given Chapter 39 Release Date and Timing
The Given manga is serialised in Shinshokan’s Chéri+ BL magazine which is a bimonthly magazine where a chapter is released on the 30th of every other month.
The last chapter was published on November 30th and therefore following the same release pattern Given Chapter 39 is scheduled to release on January 30, 2021.
However do note that it will take some time before the English translations will come out as the whole translation process involves manga invisible complex steps such as redrawing, typesetting, proofreading, and of course translating the text.
So you might need to for atleast 3-5 days the chapter is available to read in your preferred language.
Given Chapter 39 Raw Scans, Spoilers and other leaks
- At the time of writing, the raw scans and spoilers for Given ch. 39 haven’t come out yet.
Raw scans for such a monthly series usually starts surfacing on the net 3-4 days before the official release date and can be found on online forums such as 4chan and Reddit. So we are expecting the raws for Given chapter 39 to be available by January 25, 2021.
Update: Twitter user Tatamana has shared the raw scans and Spoilers for ch. 39. Have a look:
We will keep an eye out for them and report back to you as soon as are released. Meanwhile, for the latest updates and chapter discussions check out its official subreddit at r/Given.
Where to read the chapter 39 online?
Sub-Lime is officially publishing the given series in English. It is an join initittive by Viz Media and animate to bring provide popular BL/Yaoi manga to readers all around the world.
About the Manga/Anime
Given is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Natsuki Kizu. It has been serialized in the bi-monthly manga magazine Chéri+ since 2013. The manga was adapted into an anime by Studio Lerche in 2019 and the sequel film to the anime series produced by Blue Lynx was released in 2020. Crunchyroll is currently streaming the television anime and the movie.
High schooler Ritsuka Uenoyama is the guitarist for a band composed of himself, bassist Haruki Nakayama, and drummer Akihiko Kaji. He becomes a reluctant guitar teacher to Mafuyu Satō, a shy classmate, after repairing the broken strings on Mafuyu’s Gibson ES-330. Ritsuka quickly realizes that Mafuyu is an exceptionally talented singer, and invites him to join the band.
Ritsuka learns that Mafuyu’s guitar was previously owned by Yūki Yoshida, Mafuyu’s childhood best friend and boyfriend who died from suicide. The band begins composing music in advance of a live performance, but Mafuyu is unable to write lyrics for the song. On the day of the performance, Mafuyu has a breakthrough and sings a powerful song about his feelings of loss over Yūki. The song prompts Ritsuka and Mafuyu to act on their growing romantic feelings for each other; they kiss backstage and begin dating. The band names itself “Given”, in tribute to the guitar given to Mafuyu by Yuki’s mother after his passing.