The comics publisher Dark Horse has snapped up the licensing rights to Midori Goto and Sai Natsuo’s Psycho-Pass prequel manga, Psycho-Pass: Inspector Shinya Kogami. So, while it isn’t out for a few months yet, we can anticipate getting our in-depth look into the background of Akane’s sharp and shady investigation partner from Gen Urobuchi’s anime.
The first volume is out on November 9th this year, and Dark Horse describes the series:
From star creator Gen Urobuchi (Fate/Zero, Puella Magi Madoka Magica)comes Psycho–Pass: Inspector Shinya Kogami, the prequel to the blockbuster science-fiction crime drama anime series Psycho–Pass.
Written by Midori Goto with art from Natsuo Sai, this new manga series is Blade Runner meets Minority Report.
With Psycho–Pass: Inspector Shinya Kogami, Urobuchi reveals how the legendary enforcer was once an ace detective! Working within the city-regulating Sybil System, inspectors must fight crime in a future where a single number measures your criminal tendencies and determines if you are useful to society!