How many manga chapters has the Spy x Family anime adapted so far and where can you read the original series in English?
Spy x Family is gearing up to make its triumphant return to Crunchyroll in just a few weeks but with the anime’s overwhelming success, many fans are also turning to the original manga to keep up with all things Anya. Now the question is how many manga chapters has the anime adapted so far and where can you read Spy x Family online in English?
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How many manga chapters has the Spy x Family anime adapted?
As of September 2023, Tatsuya Endo’s Spy x Family manga has published 87 individual chapters since its launch in March 2019 and has sold over 31 million copies worldwide.
Season 1 of Spy Family x The anime series consists of 25 television episodes and is adapted approximately two chapters per broadcast, along with several filler chapters and short stories.
The season 1 finale ended by showing chapter 38, which is both the penultimate chapter of volume six and part of the Imperial Scholars Mixer Arc.
Season 2 of the Spy x Family anime is expected to adapt the remaining four chapters of the season and the entire story’s sequel, Cruise Adventure, which consists of 15 individual chapters.
Plots adapted in the anime series to date include:
Introduction: Chapter 1-2, anime episodes 1-2 Admission interview: Chapter 3-6, anime episodes 3-5Eden Beginnings Arc: Chapter 7-10, anime episodes 6-7 Secret Police Arc Confidential: Chapters 11-14, anime episodes 8-9 Arc Star Stella: Chapters 15-17, anime episodes 10-12 Doggy Crisis Arc: Chapters 18-23, anime episodes 13-15 Arc Midterm Exam: Chapter 24-28, anime episodes 16-19Campbelldon Tennis Arc: Chapter 29-35, anime episodes 20-24Imperial Scholars Mixer Arc: Chapter 36-42, anime episodes 24-25
The remaining story lines that will be adapted in the Spy x Family anime include:
Cruise Adventure Arc: Chapter 43-57WISE Arc: Chapter 58-63Friendship Plan: Chapter 64-68Red Circus Arc: Chapter 69-78Mole Hunt Arc: Chapter 79-present
The upcoming Spy x Family Code: White theatrical release is an original storyline and will not include content from the original comic series.
The manga series “SPY x FAMILY” by Tatsuya Endo, has reached 31 million copies in cumulative circulation with a total of 11 published volumes.
— ANMO Sugoi News (@ANMOSugoiNews) September 12, 2023
Where to read Spy x Family manga in English
The 87 published chapters of Spy x Family, as of September 2023, have been collected into 11 complete Tankobon volumes with volume 12 coming in October 2023, followed by volume 13 in January 2024.
The good news is that nine volumes of this Spy x Family manga have been published in English – volume 10 is scheduled for October 4, 2023 – just a few days before season 2 of the anime premieres worldwide .
The easiest and cheapest way to read Spy x Family manga in English is through the online platforms Viz Media and Extra Comics. Both platforms offer digital access to every published chapter with a Viz Media subscription that costs new users just $2.99 a month.
Physical copies of the collected volumes are available from stores such as Amazon, Waterstones and Bookshop; although your local comic book store will probably also carry the series if you want to support local businesses.
Additionally, digital versions of the series are also available through platforms including Viz Media direct, Google Play, Apple iBooks, and Amazon Kindle.