The main anti-hero of the first part of the Toaru Majutsu no Index story, Accelerator, will become the main character in the upcoming new side-story of the franchise. His gaiden will be called Toaru Majustu no Index: Toaru Kagaku no Accelerator. Chapter one will be published in February 2014.
This new title will be created by debutant mangaka Arata Yamaji who will not only write, but also illustrate the story. The news appeared in the latest issue of ASCII Media Works’ latest issue of the Monthly Comic Dengeki Daioh magazine where the manga will begin in February. The issue will be shipped on 27th December.
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