Dark Horse Comics Announces Omnibus Releases for Oh My Goddess!
Dark Horse Comics has announced that Kosuke Fujishima’s Oh My Goddess! manga series will be receiving the omnibus treatment. The company also stated that the first omnibus volume is scheduled to be released to stores in July 2015.
The first omnibus volume will feature the first three volumes of the Oh My Goddess! manga, which will be 552 pages in length. The omnibus editions for the series will feature larger art, brighter paper, and bonus color illustrations. According to Dark Horse Comics, Oh My Goddess! Omnibus Book 1 will be priced at $19.99.
The story of the Oh My Goddess! manga series follows a college student named Keiichi Morisato. He thinks it’s a prank when a strange, beautiful young woman appears in his dorm room one night, but it turns out his unexpected visitor is literally a goddess from heaven named Belldandy. She has come to Keiichi to grant him a wish of his choosing. When Keiichi wishes that Belldandy can stay with him forever, it begins a complicated, cosmic saga of comedy and romance that makes for one of manga’s greatest love stories.
Kosuke Fujishima’s Oh My Goddess! manga series spans a total of 48 volumes. Over the years, the series has expanded into other media, including the Oh My Goddess! original video anime series, the Adventures of Mini-Goddesses anime series, the Ah! My Goddess anime series, the Ah! My Goddess anime film, the Ah! My Goddess: Flights of Fancy anime, the Ah! My Goddess: Fighting Wings anime, the Ah! My Goddess: Together Forever original video anime, and the Oh My Goddess! First End prose novel.