Softenni's Aduchi Starts Calcio na Shitsuji Soccer Manga

The preview for Mag Garden's online magazine Beat's announced on Monday that Ryo Aduchi (Softenni) will begin a new manga series on December 25. The Calcio na Shitsuji (Soccer-style Butler) manga revolves around Hopeiro, a boy who works behind the scenes of the soccer field.

Aduchi ended his eight-volume Softenni (Sofuteni) tennis manga in Mag Garden's Monthly Comic Blade magazine in late 2012. An anime of the story aired in Japan in 2011.