The February issue of Shonengahosha‘s Monthly Young King Ours GH magazine revealed on Monday that Ark Performance‘s Arpeggio of Blue Steel manga will get a new “tribute manga” by Sayaka Itsuki titled Mental Model Research (seen right in image below). The manga will be an action comedy that will feature the Mental Models entering a virtual world of Hyūga’s own creation. The manga will launch in the magazine’s next issue on January 16.
Ark Performance launched the original Arpeggio of Blue Steel manga in Shonengahosha‘s Young King Oursmagazine in 2009. Shonengahosha released the manga’s 16th compiled book volume on July 30. Seven Seas Entertainment is releasing the manga in English, and shipped the 13th volume on August 21.
Source: Monthly Young King Ours GH’s Twitter account