20th Century Boys, volume 18 by Naoki Urasawa
- Just when things start to seem hopeless in this new Friend-ruled world, Kenji reappears. Urasawa remains the master of suspense in manga.
Hikaru no Go, volume 4 to 8 (French) by Yumi Hotta and Takeshi Obata
- Hikaru starts on the path to becoming a professional Go player.
The House of Five Leaves, volume 5 by Natsume Ono
- The Five Leaves seem to be under police surveillance. They start to drift appart as they prepare for their last kidnapping.