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Yen Press Announces December 2020 Titles at Anime Expo Lite

Yen Press Announces December 2020 Titles at Anime Expo Lite

Acquisitions included manga titles, new light novels and an art book.These titles are all scheduled for release in December 2020.[caption id="attachment_1230961" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Overload Artbook cover art from Yen Press[/caption] Overlord: The Complete Anime Artbook By Hobby Book Editorial DepartmentA deep dive into the planning and making of the hit anime adaption of Overlord reveals delicately crafted[...]

Bestia is Yen Press' Latest Fantasy Romance Manga Series

Bestia is Yen Press' Latest Fantasy Romance Manga Series

This series is once again an adaptation of a Light Novel (Japanese for Young Adult) fantasy about a young man who discovers a world he didn’t know existed lurking beneath the reality he thought he knew.[caption id="attachment_1228468" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bestia Volume 1 cover from Yen Press[/caption]As you might know by now, Japanese manga and anime[...]

Official Cover for Yen Press' I'm a Behemoth, But Mistaken for a Cat, I Live as an Elf Girl's Pet published by Yen Press.

I'm a Behemoth, An S-Ranked Monster… Is a Window Into Otaku Sexism

There's a lot about her chest.The story began life as a light novel (Japan's designation for Young Adult) by Nozomi Ginyoku that became popular enough to warrant a manga adaptation to gain new readers and, of course, entice fans to buy a visualization of the story And it is very much For Horny Boys Only[...]

Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai official cover by Yen Press.

Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai: A Teen Boy Romantic Comedy

This often means it's a light novel (Young Adult in Japan) High school student Sukata Azusugawa sees something you don't see every day in the school library, a girl in a bunny suit out of Playboy And it's not just any girl; it's Mai Sakurajima, a minor celebrity in his school A former child star[...]

Yen Press Announces Full List of July 2020 Titles

Yen Press Announces Full List of July 2020 Titles

Yen Press released its complete list of manga and light novels coming out in July Once again, there’s a wide and varied list for everyone to sink their teeth into.[caption id="attachment_1213426" align="aligncenter" width="600"] For the Kid I Saw in My Dreams V5 cover art from Yen Press[/caption] For the Kid I Saw in My Dreams, Vol[...]

Yen Press Announces 4 Highly Anticipated Titles for October 2020

Yen Press Announces 4 Highly Anticipated Titles for October 2020

Yen Press continues to prepare new manga and Light Novels for publication, which is a boon for a content-hungry readership Four new titles due for release in October were announced on Yen Press' twitter feed earlier today These include the first light novel spinoff of popular manga series High School DxD, a new spinoff from[...]

That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime

That Time I Got Reincarnated As a Slime Is Power Fantasy For Gamers

And who would have thought this Light Novel (Young Adult) series would end up becoming a semi-major franchise that spawned a number of manga series and an anime? Why people in Japan, that’s who Yen Press currently publishes the novels and manga, and their official synopsis sums up the series best: “Lonely thirty-seven-year-old Satoru Mikami[...]

Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai official cover by Yen Press.

Yen Press Launches Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai Novel

The light novel (Japan’s version of the Young Adult genre) is a comedy about a high school student who discovers he’s the only one who can see a famous female schoolmate A minor celebrity with a television career, she’s in the process of becoming invisible and possibly disappearing altogether Since no one could see her,[...]

Official Cover for Yen Press' I'm a Behemoth, But Mistaken for a Cat, I Live as an Elf Girl's Pet published by Yen Press.

Yen Press Launches New Mature Fantasy Comedy Manga "I'm A Behemoth"

It began life as a light novel series, which is the Japanese version of Young Adult novels The emphasis here is on “adult”, but not overly so.[caption id="attachment_1197554" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Official Cover for Yen Press' I'm a Behemoth, But Mistaken for a Cat, I Live as an Elf Girl's Pet.[/caption]Click here to see the full[...]