The Return is written by Josh Temple and Trimatter ("Interlude: Girl Talk" only) and began online publication on October 31st, 2002. It currently stands incomplete at three interludes and 34 chapters, the most recent of which was published on December 2nd, 2013.
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(Book 1) This is the story of Ranma Saotome realizing the responsibilities of her curse and dealing with the fallout of scheming mages and magical girls. (Book 2) Still dealing with running herd over a brood of demons, Ranma's exploring more of her powers and the situation she's found herself in. Meanwhile Usagi is in a similar situation though, as she'll find, things may be a bit more... fractious. (Book 3) Ranma is settling into her life as demon mom to a brood of succubae. The senshi are dealing with a group of former Soviet Combat Cyborgs trying to assassinate Usagi. The the mercenary company WIC is now bringing in the Canadian Special forces and training them up. Meanwhile secrets in Usagi's and Ranma's families start to emerge. (Book 4) A simple plan to steal some equipment from a government Facility goes awry for one of the Soviet Combat Cyborgs and her cultist hireling and things rapidly get out of hand. Soon Canadian Special forces, Company Contractors, Ranma and her succubus brood, and even Serenity and her magical girls get pulled into the mess.
Ranma's curse was bad enough when he just became a girl, but when Pluto offered him a cure to his curse as well as being able to save the world, things got much worse! Far from curing the curse, it turned the hapless Ranma into something much worse, and when Ranma arrives at the Tendo Dojo, Kasumi immediately senses something wrong. Kasumi knows what to do in these cases. After her 'incident' a while back, she's been working for a company that specialises in this sort of thing. It's time to take Ranma for a quick drive. In the Canadian countryside there's plenty of room...
Ranma Saotome was cursed in Jusenkyo to become a girl... but that was only the beginning of his problems. When he met Setsuna Meiou, his troubles really began! Meet an alternate universe in which Kasumi Tendo belongs to The Company, an organization dedicated to fighting paranormal invaders, and it's a little difficult to tell just who the good guys really are...
↑Originally the chapters were titled (1) "Reunions and Recalls", (2) "Reassignments and Revisions", (3) "Responsibility and Resolve", (4) "Reactions and Results", (5) "Revelations and Rendezvous", (6) "Requirements and Reactivations", (7) "Response and Recruitment", (8) "Recreation and Retribution", (9) "Revenge and Rebirth Part 1", (10) "Revenge and Rebirth Part 2", (11) "Reclamation and Restitution", (12) "Revival and Renovation", and (13) "Retreat and Redemption".
↑Originally the chapters were titled (14) "Respect and Reliability", (15) "Retrograde and Remade", (16) "Reconstitution and Reincarnation Part 1", (17) "Reconstitution and Reincarnation Part 2", (18) "Reveal and Repurpose", (19) "Retain and Retrain", (20) "Replacements and Remembrance" , (21) "Restoration and Regret Part 1", and (22) "Restoration and Regret Part 2"
↑Originally the chapters were titled (23) "Reequipped and Repulsed Part 1" , (24) "Reequipped and Repulsed Part 2", (25) "Replacements and Remembrance Part 1", (26) "Replacements and Remembrance Part 2", (27) "Redesign and Relaxation Part 1", (28) "Redesign and Relaxation Part 2" and (29) "Reconcile and Refine Part 1"
↑Originally the chapters were titled (30) "Reconcile and Refine Part 2" and (31) "Reserve and Release Part 1"