5Toubun no Hanayome began serialization in Kodansha's Weekly Shounen Magazine since August 9, 2017, and has been compiled into 6 Japanese volumes as of October 2018. The manga is released on a weekly basis.
5Toubun no Hanayome is published digitally in English by Kodansha USA under their Kodansha Comics imprint, and 5 English volumes were published so far. The official English title of the series is "The Quintessential Quintuplets".
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Volume 1 cover features Itsuki Nakano and her sisters' partial shots.
The cover of volume 2 until 6 feature one Nakano Quintuplets girl with a colored flower petals unique to each one of them in the background.
The cover for volume 7 and onwards feature one sister in western wedding dress.
Each volume has an illustration of a flower bouquet with the series' romanized title (stylized as "5toubun no hanayome" in the Japanese volume, "the quintessential quintuplets" in the english version), author name, and volume number inside it.
The filler page has a picture of a diamond ring with the word "5toubun no hanayome" (Japanese volume) or "the quintessential quintuplets" (English volume) in the middle.
Character Introduction Page
Every volume has an introduction about the Bride, all five Nakano Quintuplets, Fuutarou, and other characters. Each girl's introduction box contain various miscellaneous info about them and differ from volume to volume. There is also a "Quints Memo" box describing the Nakano Quintuplets' personalities and traits.
Special Extra Comics
A two page shorts near the end of each volume, featuring the Nakano Quintuplets' daily life.
Next Volume Preview
A page that contains various cutscenes from the upcoming volume, author notes, editor commentary, and any announcements related to the series.
Volumes and Chapters
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Chapters titles are taken from the official English release.
15. What They Have Accumulated
17. The Night Study Group
18. Fuutarou the Lying Liar
19. The Death Road of Panic
20. The Midterms
21. The Magic Spell
22. The Binding Legend
23. The Sextet's School Camping Trip
24. The Binding Legend: First Day
25. The Binding Legend: Day 2 (1)
26. The Binding Legend: Day 2 (2)
27. The Binding Legend: Day 2 (3)
28. The Binding Legend: Day 2 (4)
29. The Binding Legend: Day 3 (1)
30. The Binding Legend: Day 3 (2)
31. The Binding Legend: Day 3 (3)
32. The Binding Legend: Day 2000
33. The Hospital Encounter
34. Today and Kyoto's Tough Luck and Togetherness
35. Detective Fuutarou and the Five Suspects
36. Labor Thanksgiving Tour 1
37. Labor Thanksgiving Tour 2
38. The Living Room Confession
39. The Seven Goodbyes 1
40. The Seven Goodbyes 2
41. The Seven Goodbyes 3
42. The Seven Goodbyes 4
43. The Seven Goodbyes 5
44. The Seven Goodbyes 6
45. The Seven Goodbyes 7
46. The Seven Goodbyes 8
47. The Seven Goodbyes 9
48. The Seven Goodbyes 10
49. The Seven Goodbyes 11
50. The Seven Goodbyes 12
51. First Spring
52. Good Work Today 1
53. Good Work Today 2
54. Fool's Battle
55. The Last Exam - Miku’s Side
56. The Last Exam - Yotsuba's Side
57. The Last Exam - Itsuki's Side
58. The Last Exam - Ichika's Side
59. The Last Exam - Nino's Side
Chapters Not Yet Published in Volume Format
The following chapters have appeared in the magazine but have yet to be reprinted in the volume/tankoubon, as collected volumes of 5Toubun no Hanayome are generally released every two or three months.
The series reached one million prints mark after 1 year and 2 months of publications.
As of January 2019, there are 7 Japanese volumes published with 1.3 million print counts.
- Negi often reuse chapter titles and adds a numbering at the end of the title. They are used to emphasize the current event or arc, like the school trip, firework festival or final exams.
- Volume 1 is the only volume to not contain 9 chapters, this is because Chapter 1, 2, 3, and 4 are about two or three times longer than a regular chapter.
- Only firework festival and final exams event are fully covered in a single volume.
- The flower petals' color in the background of Volume 2 to 6 represent the sisters' color theme :
- Light yellow for Ichika's jacket
- Dark purple for Nino's ribbon & sweater
- Light blue for Miku's headphones & sweater
- Light green for Yotsuba's ribbon & tie
- Red for Itsuki's sweater