Hey there! Today we will update you on One Punch Man Chapter 174 where we will tell you everything you need to know about the upcoming chapter such as its release date, spoilers, raw scans, and through where you can read the new chapter.
One Punch Man is a very popular hard-core superhero action manga which is an adaptation of the original webcomic by ONE (also drew Mob Psycho 100) and is drawn by Yusuke Murata of EyeShield 21. It features some of the most spectacular-looking fight scenes with very detailed art and character writing.
In the previous chapter, we see Metal Knight analysing the fight footage. He is stunned by how Saitama, who is just an A-Rank hero took down his Level 10 Robots and why even two S-Rank heroes together shouldn’t be able to scratch. He
Meanwhile, at Hero Association Headquarters, Stitch, Genos and other S-Class Heroes are discussing Human monster fiction. Stitch tells them about God and how Blast has been chasing after these mysterious enemies long before they even joined the organization. He revealed that Blast has the power to manipulate space-time and it trying to defeat God.
One Punch Chapter 174 Release Date, Time and Countdown
The One Punch Man manga by ONE and Yusuke Murata is published in Shueisha’s Tonori no Young Magazine which is released on bi-weekly basis every Wednesday. However, the OPM manga has a very unusual release schedule and the author is allowed to publish the chapter whenever he wishes. In most cases, the new chapters are released every other Wednesday Since the previous ch i.e. ch 173 was published on 3rd November the One Punch Man Chapter 174 will release on Wednesday, 17th November 2022 at 12:00 AM (JST). The chapter title has not been announced yet.
Update 2: Murata has now confirmed that the chapter will release on 17th November.
AuthorOneArtistYusuke MurataMedia formatManga, Anime, Webcomic, Video Games, Live-actionInitial Release 1. 2009 (Original)
2. June 14, 2012 (Adaptation by Murata)Volumes Released26English Release byViz, ShonenJump, MangaPlusGenreSeinen, Martial Arts, SuperheroChapters available173One Punch Chapter 172 Release date17th November 2022Chapter Update dates on Bi-weekly every other WednesdaySeries overview
However do note that it will take some time before the English translations will come out as the whole translation process involves manga invisible complex steps such as redrawing, typesetting, proofreading, and of course translating the text.
So you might need to for at least 3-5 days until the chapter is available to read in your preferred language.
As for our international audience, here is when chapter 174 of One Punch Man will be available to read on the online website.
Pacific Time: 9 AM on Wednesday
Central Time: 11 AM on Wednesday
Eastern Time: 12 noon on Wednesday
British Time: 5 PM on Wednesday
Countdown for OPM Chapter (Japan Release Time)
Is One Punch On on break this week?
No, fortunately, the manga is not on break this month and chapter 174 will be released as per its schedule. So far no such delay has been announced from the author’s side.
OPM 174 Raw Spoilers and Leaks from Reddit and Twitter
At the time of writing, the raw scans and spoilers for Chapter 174 haven’t come out yet. Such raw scans usually starts surfacing on the net 3-4 days before the official release date and can be found on online forums such as 4chan and Reddit. So we are expecting them to appear as early as November 16th.
We will keep an eye out for them and report back to you as soon as are released. Meanwhile, for the latest updates and chapter discussions check out its official subreddit r/OnePunchMan.
Previous Chapter Recap
Black Sperm and Overgrown Rover follow Saitama as he heads towards the Hero Association Headquarters in A-City. Meanwhile, inside the Headquarters, a presentation is given to the public about the new apartment complexes. Green and Crescent Eyebroll talk to each other about the money people would be willing to pay to live in a place like this, as monster encounters are becoming more frequent.report this ad
The presentation mentions that the apartments are impervious to monster attacks and only A-Class heroes or above can live here as residents while also being bodyguards. The crowd does not enjoy this fact, citing the heroes as being humans as well and can be injured. Seeing their unease, the presenter moves to a new topic, the Hero Apartment’s secret weapon.
Designed by Metal Knight and using an AI to anticipate, coordinate and execute the appropriate response, it is claimed to be a better defence than all of the A-Class heroes combined. At this moment, the alarm system of the building is activated.
Outside the Headquarters, Saitama, Overgrown Rover, and Black Sperm arrive at an entrance. The defence system, sensing the two monsters, sends out a Level 1 response.
Where to read OPM chapter 174?
There are two ways you can read the latest chapter. The first is by reading the fan translations which will be available one or two days after the Japanese release.
The second is reading the official translations by Viz on their official website. However, the Viz translations are quite behind by 3 chapters so you need to wait for 2-4 weeks’ for chapter 170 official translations.
You can also purchase its previous volumes on that website and can read it in both online and offline mode.
What is One Punch Man about?
One Punch Man is a manga written by ONE and drawn by Yusuke Murata, published in Shueisha’s Tonari no Young Jump since 2012. The manga is based on the webcomic written by ONE. Viz Media is publishing the series in English.
Manga inspired an anime series by Studio Madhouse in 2015 for 12 episodes. J.C. Staff then produced a second season in 2019 which also ran for 12 episodes. A live-action adaptation by Sony is in development.
The story centres around Saitama who started out being a hero just for fun. After three years of “special” training, he became so powerful that he can defeat opponents with a single punch. Now, alongside Genos, his faithful cyborg disciple, Saitama is ready to begin his official duties as a professional hero working with the Hero Association.
Well, that’s all for today. We will keep you updated on any news related to One Punch Man Chapter 174. Also, be sure to check out the Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 and Osamake Season 2.