NEWS

♟ Blitz in conference


February 18, 2022

Cédric Biscay, author and co-writer of Blitz will be in conference at the “Bibliothèque Multimédia du Grand Guéret” in Creuse on Friday, March 11 at 7:00 pm.

The ” Bibliothèque Multimédia du Grand Guéret ” is a privileged place for sharing reading and culture.
For more information, click HERE.



Thanks to your warm support, Blitz celebrated its second anniversary on February 14, 2022, when it passed the 20,000-copy mark for Volume 1.
The series has now sold more than 50,000 volumes.



Watch the video of the two years of Blitz



Come and discover the beautiful HayakuShop window decorated with our manga Blitz.

Hayaku Shop is a Parisian bookstore that sells manga, anime, goods, figures, art books, and celluloid art. For more information about the bookstore, click here.



♟ BLITZ VOLUME 6 TRAILER


February 8, 2022

Discover the new trailer of volume 6 of Blitz which will be released on February 25, 2022!



Tomorrow we’ll share with you the trailer of the 6th volume of Blitz so that you can see the very first images before the release on February 25th!



The third volume of Blitz has just exceeded 10,000 copies less than a year after its release.
Thank you all!!!



The new cover of Blitz volume 6, which will be released on February 25 in bookstores.



Nice patchwork of the covers of the first five volumes of Blitz.
The cover of volume 6 will be revealed soon.



Happy New Year!

May 2022 be a happy and great year for you.

With New Year’s greetings, we would like to share with you an illustration of the back cover of the sixth volume of “BLITZ,” which will be released on February 25.



♟ Christmas Present!


December 24, 2021

Here is a Christmas present from Shibuya Productions.

We are giving away a copy of Volume 3 “BLITZ” signed by chess champion Garry Kasparov!
This is a very rare opportunity, so please RT and follow us if you are interested.



@BlitzManga
and
@CedricBiscay



Here is a video review of the launch of volume 5 of Blitz in partnership with the Media Library of Monaco and the City Council of Monaco.
The launch of the fifth volume of Blitz took place at the Princess Caroline Library in Monaco on November 10, 2021. The event included various activities, a signing session with Cédric Biscay, author of Blitz, an intuition workshop led by the specialist Alexis Champion, a drawing workshop with Regis Pulisciano and a chess workshop with the international master Pierre Villegas.

The Media Library of Monaco is composed of four sites:
The Louis Notari library,
The José Notari video and sound library,
The Princess Caroline Library,
The Heritage Fund.



♟ BLITZ Autograph Session!


December 19, 2021

Saturday, December 18, 2021 from 3pm to 5pm, new signing session at the Librairie du D for Cédric Biscay.

For more information on the Librairie du D., click here.
Here are some pictures.



Here are some pictures of the Blitz event that took place on Saturday, December 4th during Shibuya Productions’ focus week in the Monegasque pavilion.



On the sidelines of the World Chess Championships taking place in the Universal Exhibition. Created by Cédric Biscay and sponsored by Garry Kasparov, the manga Blitz is being offered a wonderful place of exposition from November 29 to December 5, 2021, in the Monegasque Pavilion, with an exceptional highlight, on Saturday December 4, 2021.

To celebrate its dedicated day in the Pavilion, Shibuya Productions invites you to come, meet and compete with two leading chess champions who are doing us the honor of supporting Blitz.

Sophie Milliet, International Master, six times French Champion and recent gold medalist on the 3rd board at the last European Championships in Slovenia.

Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, International Grandmaster, European vice champion in the team event at the last European Championships in Slovenia, former number 2 in the world and currently in the top 10.

Festivities will start at 4pm in the temporary exhibition and in the private lounge of the Pavilion:

4pm: Chess initiation presented by our champions to the visitors.

7pm: Press conference to present the manga Blitz to international journalists with its creator Cédric Biscay accompanied by Sophie Milliet, who will intervene under the angle of female chess to make the parallel with Harmony the heroine of the manga.

An initiation to chess and a will be presented by our 2 champions to the international press. Finally, Sophie Milliet will face Gareth Wittstock, Princess Charlene Foundation’s General Secretary, in a game already memorable.

Please take a look at some scenes from the Monaco Pavilion, the Dubai Expo.

For more information about the Monaco Pavilion at the Dubai Expo, click HERE.



On November 10, an event was held at the Princess Caroline Library in Monaco to celebrate the release of the fifth volume of the BLITZ. The event included a variety of workshops and a book signing by Cedric Biscay, the author and co-author of BLITZ.

It was a great event to be able to share our time with the next generation of children through BLITZ.

Please take a look at the photos of the event.



♟ BLITZ ON ALL FRONT


November 9, 2021

Since a few weeks, the Blitz manga has been travelling all over France to meet its public.

From October 24th to 31st, thanks to the partnership signed with the French Chess Federation, Blitz was present during the whole French Youth Chess Championship in Agen. This dive in the heart of the competition and closer to its public was a fantastic experience. (The first 2 photos are from the French Youth Chess Championship in Agen)

Blitz was also present at the Napoleon Chess Trophy organized by the magazine Route 64. (The second 2 photos are from the French Chess Federation)

Blitz and its author Cédric Biscay were the guests of the 30th edition of Paris Manga on November 6 and 7, 2021.
The opportunity to meet many fans and journalists to talk with them about Blitz.
(The rest of the photos are from the 30th edition of Paris Manga)

Find the Cedric Biscay’s interview on TV5 Monde at 3’38”


Blitz was also present at the Napoleon Chess Trophy organized by the magazine Route 64.



♟ Suprise Gift


October 25, 2021

In Agen, France, the “French Youth Chess Championship 2021” has been held since 24 October.
All participants in the tournament received a copy of the first volume of “BLITZ”.



Find in exclusivity the box of the first 4 volumes of Blitz in limited edition at Nature et Découvertes.

A great gift idea for Christmas.

For more information, please click here.



♟ BLITZ VOLUME 5 TRAILER


October 19, 2021

While waiting for the release of volume 5 in bookstores on November 12th 2021, here is a little taste of what awaits you in this fifth part of the Blitz saga. Fasten your seatbelts!