The Ranking of Kings manga is getting a digital English release starting on February 25, and volumes 1 to 4 are listed on BookWalker’s global website with BookLive Co., Ltd. as the publisher. The original Japanese manga series is written and illustrated by Sosuke Toka, and it has been serialized since May 2017. It’s still ongoing, and you can see the cover of volume 1:
The series has gathered a lot of attention following its anime premiere. Both Funimation and Crunchyroll are streaming it, and there are 18 episodes out for its as of February 17, 2021. You can read the synopsis:
How prosperous your nation is, how many powerful warriors it boasts, and how heroic and strong its king is. These are the criteria that factor into the system known as the Ranking of Kings.
The main character, Bojji, was born the first prince of the kingdom ruled by King Bossu, who is ranked number seven. But Bojji was born unable to hear and is so powerless that he can’t even swing a sword. In consequence, his own retainers and the public, look down upon him as completely unfit to be king.
It is then that Bojji finds his first friend, Kage, and Bojji’s life takes a dramatic turn… (Crunchyroll)
Episode 19 will release on February 24 at 00:45 JST. The digital English release of the Ranking of Kings manga will come just a day later, and we’ll be able to see Bojji’s adventure in its original form!