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The Characters Taught Me Everything: A Voice Actress Memoirs

The Characters Taught Me Everything: A Voice Actress' Memoirs

Yen Press announced the acquisition of Megumi Hayashibara's The Characters Taught Me Everything: Living Life One Episode at a Time, a memoir by the legendary Japanese voice actress, lyricist, and radio personality Megumi Hayashibara is one of the world’s most celebrated anime voice actresses and is widely known for voicing some of the world’s most[...]

Kyles Little Sister: JYs New Graphic Novel About Sibling Rivalry

Kyle's Little Sister: JY's New Graphic Novel About Sibling Rivalry

The book is from JY, the Yen Press kids’ imprint responsible for celebrated works such as Svetlana Chmakova’s Awkward, Brave, and Crush.[caption id="attachment_1328664" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Kyle's Little Sister" cover art courtesy of JY, Yen Press.[/caption]Kyle’s Little SisterStory & Artwork by BonHyung Jeong“My name is Grace, not "Kyle's little sister!"Having a good-looking, friendly, outgoing older brother[...]

Yen Press Announces 8 New Upcoming Manga and Light Novel Titles

Yen Press Announces 8 New Upcoming Manga and Light Novel Titles

Yen Press has announced a slate of upcoming titles that include manga (The Eminence in Shadow, Farewell to My Alter, The Whole of Humanity Has Gone Yuri Except for Me, I’m the Villainous Daughter, So I’m Keeping the Last Boss, The Maid I Hired Recently Is Mysterious and Captivated, By You) and light novels (The[...]

King of Eden: Another Take on the Zombie Apocalypse

King of Eden: Another Take on the Zombie Apocalypse

1 cover courtesy of Yen Press.[/caption]The series is actually another take on the zombie genre It offers a mythical origin for the zombie virus that goes all the way back to Cain and Abel, then follows its mysterious Korean hero as he tracks the contagion across the globe to try to wipe it out[...]

My Broken Mariko: A Funny Sad Mad Howl of Grief

My Broken Mariko: A Funny, Sad, Mad Howl of Grief

Proceed with caution and be safe. [caption id="attachment_1291628" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "My Broken Mariko" by Waka Hirako, cover art courtesy of Yen Press.[/caption]Tomoyo Shiino is a hot mess She smokes incessantly, has a short fuse, and doesn’t seem to care that she’s single When she gets news that her best friend from high school, Mariko, has committed[...]

Adachi And Shumamura Launch in Yen Press January 2021 Solicits

Adachi And Shumamura Launch in Yen Press January 2021 Solicits

Hitoma Iruma and Moke Yuzuhara's Adachi And Shimamura kicks off Yen Press and their January 2021 solicitations through comic book stores Plenty to delve through, this is where you start.ADACHI AND SHIMAMURA GN VOL 01 YEN PRESS[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="635"] Adachi And Shumamura Launch in Yen Press January 2021 Solicits[/caption]NOV201782 (W) Hitoma Iruma (A/CA) Moke Yuzuhara The second[...]

Yen Press Announces New Publishing Plans for Haruhi Suzumiya Novels

Yen Press Announces New Publishing Plans for Haruhi Suzumiya Novels

Yen Press announced new plans to re-release the Haruhi Suzumiya Light Novels today  Two new volumes of the original Haruhi Suzumiya novel series will be published every month, leading up to the June 2021 release of the new book The Intuition of Haruhi Suzumiya.[caption id="attachment_1280139" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Intuition of Haruhi Suzumiya" cover art, Yen Press[/caption]Yen[...]

Yen Press Announces 11 New Titles at NYCC Metaverse

Yen Press Announces 11 New Titles at NYCC Metaverse

Yen Press LLC announced a new slate of upcoming titles at a virtual panel, "The Yen Press Manga and Light Novel Party" during New York Comic Con Metaverse These acquisitions included manga (Hana-chan and the Shape of the World, Please Put Them On, Takamine-san!!, In Another World With My Smartphone, Can't Stop Cursing You, Sex[...]

Yen Press Announces Four New Manga and Light Novel Titles

Yen Press Announces Four New Manga and Light Novel Titles

Yen Press announced a new slate of upcoming titles that include the manga series When a Magician’s Pupil Smiles and Goblin Slayer Side Story II: Dai Katana and both the light novel series and manga adaptation of I Was a Bottom-Tier Bureaucrat for 1,500 Years, and the Demon King Made Me a Minister.[caption id="attachment_1278684" align="aligncenter"[...]

Yen Press Unveils Sword Art Online Platinum Collectors Edition

Yen Press Unveils Sword Art Online Platinum Collector's Edition

Yen Press announced they will publish the Sword Art Online Platinum Collector's Edition, a deluxe limited edition box set of the iconic Sword Art Online light novel series written by Reki Kawahara with illustrations by abec.[caption id="attachment_1278153" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sword Art Online Platinum Collector's Edition, Yen Press[/caption]Sword Art Online could be considered the crown jewel[...]

King of Eden: Yen Press Announces Horror Manga by Urusawas Co-Writer

King of Eden: Yen Press Announces Horror Manga by Urusawa's Co-Writer

Yen Press announced the release of a new horror manga King of Eden, written by Naoki Urusawa's frequent co-author Takashi Nagasaki Nagasaki was the co-writer of Urusawa's most recent hit series, including Monster, 20th Century Boys, Master Keaton, Billy Bat and his reimagining of Osamu Tezuka's Astroboy storyline Pluto.[caption id="attachment_1273929" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "King of Eden" Vol[...]

I Dont Know How to Give Birth Turns Pregnancy into Madcap Comedy

I Don't Know How to Give Birth! Turns Pregnancy into Madcap Comedy

Writer-artist, or manga-ka, Ayami Kazama tells the autobiographical stressful story of her pregnancy in every single stage, all the way to the birth of her daughter and the stress of dealing with a baby for a first-time mother[caption id="attachment_1266703" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "I Don't Know How to Give Birth!" cover art courtesy of Yen Press[/caption]There’s an[...]

My Broken Mariko: Yen Press to Publish New Josei Manga

My Broken Mariko: Yen Press to Publish New Josei Manga

Yen Press announced the imminent publication of My Broken Mariko, an emotional new manga about a close friendship between two young women and the devastating impact of suicide as one of them struggles to understand the sudden loss of her best friend.[caption id="attachment_1266092" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "My Broken Mariko" cover art from Yen Press[/caption]Josei is the[...]

Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai Manga Improves on the Novel

Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai Manga Improves on the Novel

Yen Press has published the manga adaptation of Hajime Kamoshida's bestselling romantic comedy light novel Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai, which also got a globally popular anime adaptation The Yen Press omnibus edition combines both tankubon editions, so the complete first story arc is collected in one book, which is a good[...]

Yen Press to Publish Wrestling Manga New Japan Academy

Yen Press to Publish Wrestling Manga New Japan Academy

Yen Press announced today that they have acquired the manga series New Japan Academy, an action-packed comedy manga series featuring stars from New Japan Pro-Wrestling by artist HIROKU with consultation by New Japan Pro-Wrestling.[caption id="attachment_1263123" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "New Japan Academy" cover art from Yen Press[/caption]This series marks the first official manga from New Japan Pro-Wrestling[...]

Yen Press Announces ID: Invaded #Brake-Broken Manga

Yen Press Announces ID: Invaded #Brake-Broken Manga

Yen Press announced the acquisition of the manga series ID: Invaded #Brake-Broken, with a story by Otaro Maijo and art by Yuuki Kodama, the creator of Blood Lad.[caption id="attachment_1260894" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "ID: Invaded #Brake-Broken" manga cover art from Yen Press[/caption]This is a direct sequel to the hit Winter 2020 anime series ID: Invaded[...]

Yen Press Announces New Haruhi Suzumiya Light Novel After 9-Year Gap

Yen Press Announces New Haruhi Suzumiya Light Novel After 9-Year Gap

Yen Press announced on Monday this week that they would be publishing the English edition of the first new Haruhi Suzumiya novel for nine years This follows an announcement from Japanese publisher Kadokawa Shoten's Sneaker Bunko Twitter account  The Intuition of Haruhi Suzumiya, the next installment of the classic light novel series The Melancholy of[...]

Puella Magi Madoka Magica Omnibus Brings Dark Magical Girls to Manga

Puella Magi Madoka Magica Omnibus Brings Dark Magical Girls to Manga

Now Yen Press has released an Puella Magi Madoka Magica: The Complete Omnibus edition that collects the entire manga adaptation into one book.[caption id="attachment_1247101" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Puella Magi Madoka Magica: The Complete Omnibus Edition" cover from Yen Press[/caption]The Magical Girl story became popular in the 1980s with the premiere of the Sailor Moon anime series[...]

Yen Press Announces 13 New Manga and Light Novels

Yen Press Announces 13 New Manga and Light Novels

Yen Press announced a huge list of new acquisitions today, which include several mangas - Cirque Du Freak: The Manga Omnibus Edition, Grim Reaper and Four Girlfriends Omnibus Edition, Interspecies Reviewers Comic Anthology: Darkness, The World's Finest Assasin Reincarnated Into Another World, Adachi and Shimamura, Dear NOMAN, Golden Japanesque – Yokohama Karentan –, Mama Akuma,[...]

The Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Spinoff Manga: For Fans Only

The Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Spinoff Manga: For Fans Only

Yen Press' The Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime: The Ways of the Monster Nation Vol 1 is a manga spinoff of the hugely popular and successful light novel series The Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime The mothership series spawned a globally popular anime series, a manga series adaptation, and already another[...]