Just a month after launch, it seems a popular manhwa is ending following allegations of plagiarism. According to an update from Anime News Network, Naver Webtoon confirmed it won’t publish The Cat On a Hot Tin Roof any longer. This comes after an online forum went viral for sharing how similar parts of the manhwa are to manga like Monster.
The comparison began to go viral in mid-September, and Naver did respond to the plagiarism accusations in a statement. Now, the web-comics publisher says it has concluded serializing the manhwa. The story’s creator also agreed to conclude publication with Naver going the extra mile to apologize to any fans who are disappointed in the news.
For those curious about the plagiarism basis, well – it comes from two sources. The first is from Naoki Urasawa’s hit series Monster. Fans of the manga compared a slew of layouts and designs from the two series….