Monthly Archives: July 2010

Demon City Shinjuku news

According to the DMP blog, the version of the Demon City Shinjuku novel they’ll be releasing is the “Complete Edition.” I think this might mean that both it and it’s sequel that was also announced will be published together in … Continue reading

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No News from Comic-Con

Sad day, but no new light novel news from Comic-Con. Tokyopop touched on the fact that they’re resuming the Full Metal Panic! series and mentioned .hack//G.U. novel volume 3 (11/9/10) and .hack//CELL novel volume 2 (12/7/10), but these aren’t new … Continue reading

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Light Novels at Comic-Con

There will be a few different panels at Comic-Con that could have to do with light novels, the first is the Yen Press panel (Friday 1-2pm in Room 25ABC), the second is the Tokyopop panel (Saturday from 2-3pm in Room … Continue reading

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Interview with Hideyuki Kikuchi

Digital Manga (DMP) has posted an interview that ran in the Diamond Previews catalog over here. It’s not too long, but it is fairly interesting and they talk about a lot of his different series. :]

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Hobby Japan branches out into Light Novels

Hobby Japan announced at Anime Expo that they will be releasing Akira Suzuki’s Hyakka Ryoran Samurai Girls light novels: To begin, these volumes will be released digitally via Apple’s iBook store, the Amazon Kindle store, and the company’s own website … Continue reading

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New DMP Licenses

DMP announced licenses for two new Hideyuki Kikuchi (of Vampire Hunter D fame) novels today at AX: Demon City Shinjuku and its sequel Kiba Ichizoku no Garyuudo. It doesn’t look like there are any release dates, but I’ll definitely keep … Continue reading

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