The popular manga series “The Dangers in My Heart” is both written and illustrated by Norio Sakurai. It chronicles the life of Kyotaro Ichikawa, a middle school student who fantasizes about murdering his classmates, particularly the lovely Anna Yamada. However, Kyotaro’s plans are consistently thwarted by Anna’s obliviousness and kindness, as well as his own awkwardness and guilt. The manga is celebrated for its dark humor, psychological themes, and romantic comedy elements.
Chapter 140 of “The Dangers in My Heart” is set to release on February 15, 2024. The manga is serialized in the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine, released every Monday. Additionally, the latest chapters are available online on the official website and app of Shonen Jump.
The main characters include:
- Kyotaro Ichikawa: The protagonist, a shy and introverted boy who enjoys reading books about murder and anatomy. Despite harboring dark thoughts, he never acts on them and secretly admires Anna.
- Anna Yamada: The cheerful and popular heroine who remains unaware of Kyotaro’s inner turmoil. She harbors her own feelings for Kyotaro but is too shy to express them.
- Ryota Sasaki: Kyotaro’s outgoing best friend who enjoys teasing him and Anna. He’s aware of Kyotaro’s fantasies and tries to help him connect with Anna.
- Miyu Aikawa: Anna’s intelligent best friend who cautions Kyotaro to stay away from Anna. She secretly harbors feelings for Ryota.
Chapter 140 will pick up from the previous chapter, where Kyotaro and Anna went on a date to the amusement park, only to be interrupted by thugs harassing Anna. Kyotaro, concealing his true feelings, initially flees but later regrets his decision and returns to protect Anna. Will he overcome his fears and earn Anna’s forgiveness? Will they confess their feelings for each other? These questions will be addressed in the upcoming chapter.
Since its inception in 2018, “The Dangers in My Heart” has amassed 13 volumes. It was adapted into an anime in 2023, covering the first six volumes, with a second season announced for 2024. Both the manga and anime are available in English, courtesy of Viz Media and Funimation.
“The Dangers in My Heart” promises laughter, tears, suspense, and romance. For a unique and entertaining story, consider giving it a read. Access the latest chapters on the Shonen Jump website or app, or purchase volumes from your local bookstore or online.