Home MANGA NEWS Dark Horse Acquires ‘Cthulhu Cat’ Manga License from Pandania

Dark Horse Acquires ‘Cthulhu Cat’ Manga License from Pandania

Artwork provided by Dark Horse Comics

Dark Horse Comics
broadcasted on Wednesday that they have secured the rights to
Pandania
‘s manga ”
Cthulhu Cat
” (”
Neko no Cthulhu
“) which is a full-color one-shot manga. The manga is set to be released on September 17.
Zack Davisson
, author of
Kaibyo: The Supernatural Cats of Japan
and translator of
Gou Tanabe
‘s manga adaptations of
H.P. Lovecraft
tales, is taking on the duty of translating the manga.
Steve Dutro
will be handling the lettering duties.

Dark Horse Comics describes the manga as:

A routine Japanese high school student brings home a supernaturally abandoned cat found in a cardboard box. Perhaps he should not have interfered with a kitty beyond human understanding—after all, it sported tentacles in place of whiskers! However, it’s too late now. Without any Elder Sign on the cat door, soon his house becomes the gathering place of the most formidable litter of Mythos, as hair-raising and cat-like versions of Hastur, Yog-Sothoth, Nyarlathotep, and other lovable Lovecraftian terrors fill his thoughts, whisper unspeakable secrets, and generally become a nuisance!

Ph’nglui mglw’nfah Cthulhu Cat R’lyeh wgah’nagl fhtagnya!
(“In his house in R’lyeh, the deceased Cthulhu Cat is in a dreamy wait, meow!”)

Kadokawa initially released the vividly coloured manga in Japan during July 2022.

Seven Seas Entertainment has formerly published several of Pandania‘s manga—including Yokai Cats, The Evil Secret Society of Cats, and Monster Cats.

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