Sherlock To Get Third Manga Adaptation In Four Years

4ONjAijIf you think the pace of the BBC recent adaptation of Sherlock Holmes, Sherlock starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman is laborious, with three episodes every 18 months or so, then feel for fans of the manga adaptations. They only get one episode a year, or less

The first by Jay came in 2012, an adaptation of A Study In Pink using the TV show as a base, the second last year again from the first TV series, The Blind Banker and now with the December issue of Kadokawa's Young Ace magazine beginning the third episode The Great Game, featuring Moriarty.

At the current rate they'll catch up with the BBC in… 2021?

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Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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