Skip Beat! (スキップ・ビート! Sukippu Bīto) is a Japanese shōjo manga by Yoshiki Nakamura. In Japan, the manga was first published in Hakusensha's shōjo manga magazine Hana to Yume in February 2002, while in the United States, it began publishing under Viz Media's Shojo Beat label in 2006. The manga series have been adapted into several Drama CD's, an anime adaption followed by a visual game adaption, as well as a live-action adaption.
Due to the intense popularity of the long-running manga series, there has been a fanbook released dedicated to it entitled "Skip Beat! Fanbook - Love Me!" as well as a tribute series entitled "Skip Beat! Tribute - Yes, We Love!". There is also a novelization for the series with illustrations by the author herself included in the issues of Hana to Yume.
Upcoming Release Dates
- Chapter 277 will be released on January 20, 2019 in Japan.
- Volume 40 will be released through VizMedia in English on March 6, 2018.
- Volume 42 has been released, including the subsequent chapters up through 260.
- Skip Beat! Manga Series: Chapter 276, Page 17.