J-Novel Club announced on Friday that it has licensed five light novel titles and two manga titles, including:
The Apothecary Diaries by Natsu Hyūga with illustrations by Touko Shino The Ideal Sponger Life by Tsunehiko Watanabe with illustrations by Jyuu Ayakura My Friend's Little Sister Has It In for Me! by Ghost Mikawa with illustrations by tomari Are You Okay With a Slightly Older Girlfriend? by Kota Nozomi with illustrations by Meruchi Nanase She's the Cutest… But We're Just Friends! by Akamitsu Awamura with illustrations by mmu Der Werwolf - The Annals of Veight ~Origins~ (manga) by Yuuchi Kosumi (original novel by Hyougetsu) Welcome to Japan, Ms. Elf! (manga) by Shimo Aono (original novel by Makishima Suzuki)
The Apothecary Diaries and The Ideal Sponger Life are debuting "immediately," and the two manga series will debut next week.
The author of the Redo of Healer is struggling to find an English publisher for the light novel series as there is an anime adaptation at this point of time for Winter 2021:
Redo of Healer author Rui Tsukiyo tweeted in English that an English language version of the light novel series was "refused" by an overseas publisher. "I've received several inquiries about buying the English version of 'Redo of Healer', but it doesn't exist," they stated. "We tried to publish the English version, but it was refused by an overseas publisher. The situation may change if many requests reach overseas labels."
Apocalypse Bringer Mynoghra: World Conquest Starts with the Civilization of Ruin (Isekai Mokushiroku Mynoghra: Hametsu no Bunmei de Hajimeru Sekai Seifuku)
author Fehu Kazuno and illustrator Jun
I Reincarnated As The Evil God Of My Favorite Civilization. Takuto Ira succumbed to illness at a young age and ended up reincarnating in a world that resembles the fantasy turn-based strategy game Eternal Nations. Not only did he reincarnate into his favorite game, but as the god who commands the evil civilization Mynoghra. With Mynoghra's beautiful hero unit, Sludge Witch Atou by his side, not even legendarily difficult race traits will stand in the way of restarting their civilization! “Lord Takuto…won't you start over with me?” Explore, Expand, Exploit, Exterminate! A tactical fantasy world is waiting for heroes like you! Join Eternal Nations today!
Old Man Dream: Well, I went ahead and already spoiled myself over later events in the series. Looks like that gets fairly messy with handling its little plot twist involving Rika, Satoko, and the mentioned story element having some assume there's some sort of...
Mar 29, 2021 12:43:09 GMT
Old Man Dream: ...Umineko crossover. May have liked the idea with better handling of the story development. But it's basically made Satoko a rather unlikable character now.
Mar 29, 2021 12:44:11 GMT
Taka: It's a gigantic mech franchise. I haven't seen Macross myself. I know it's a big one.
Apr 9, 2021 6:17:00 GMT
Old Man Dream: Guess we don't get it. Make things short and sweet: Through some unintentional legal wranglings, Harmony Gold's owned international rights to the Macross name for decades and its Japanese developers, disgusted by the move, had not allowed...
Apr 9, 2021 10:22:58 GMT
Old Man Dream: ...many later Macross anime outside Japan because that would profit Harmony Gold. Macross was one of three anime titles used by HG in the 1980s to edit together the popular Robotech series popular with fans during that time. Under this deal...
Apr 9, 2021 10:24:47 GMT
Old Man Dream: ...later titles in the Macross franchise can finally come stateside with all involved parties finally coming to a truce over how to handle things with the Macross trademark and all later anime in the franchise associated with it.
Apr 9, 2021 10:26:05 GMT
Taka: I see. A global release will benefit it. Gundam did pretty good. The only few franchises that are only popular in Japan but not popular in the west - Yokai Watch comes to mind.
Apr 10, 2021 1:55:16 GMT
Master Menos: F for Respects. DMX did all his work while suffering from a drug addiction, and I almost never knew until a point. I hope his next life treats him far better.
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