Knights of Sidonia (by Tsutomu Nihei) is getting 2 one-shot spinoff mangas. The first will be from Yayoi Ogawa (known for Tramps Like Us, Kimi wa Pet and Ginban Kishi) and the second from Myako Iwako.

Knights of Sidonia

Yayoi Ogawa will draw a one-shot spinoff manga in Kodansha’s Monthly Shōnen Sirius, while Myako Iwako will draw a one-shot spinoff in the June issue of Kodansha’s ARIA shojo magazine.

Ogawa recommended the series to women:

 “I’m a woman, but I want to see cool robot battles!”


Knights of Sidonia gets spinoff manga.

In Tokyo will be hold a women-only screening of the Knights of Sidonia compilation film on April 8, by TOHO Cinema. In the event will be CustomiZ and scriptwriter Tow Ubukata.

CustomiZ is the group performing the second anime season’s ending theme song.

Other info about Knights of Sidonia from ANN:

The first TV anime season premiered in Japan last April and Netflix premiered the English version streaming in July. The theatrical film compiling all 12 episodes with new sequences and redone sound effects opened March 6. The second season, titled Sidonia no Kishi: Dai-kyū Wakusei Seneki (Knights of Sidonia: Battle for Planet Nine), will premiere in April in the Animeism programming block. Hiroyuki Seshita, the assistant director of the first season, is replacing Kobun Shizuno as the director of the second season at POLYGON PICTURES, and Sadayuki Murai is returning to be in charge of the series scripts.