Arata: The Legend (アラタカンガタリ 〜革神語〜, Arata Kangatari) is a Japanese manga written by Yuu Watase that began serialization in the manga magazine Weekly Shōnen Sunday in 2008. The first volume of the series was released in Japan on January 16, 2009. The series has twenty-four volumes and is still serialized in Weekly Shōnen Sunday. The series is Watase's first shōnen series. It is licensed by Viz Media as part of their Shōnen Sunday imprint. An anime television series adaptation produced by Satelight and Korean studio JM Animation aired from April 9, 2013 to July 1, 2013.