Yen Press Announces New Licenses

Yen Press announced during the company’s panel at New York Comic Con that it has acquired eight manga titles:

  • Chuya Kogino’s A Certain Magical Index
  • Kenji Saitou and Akinari Nao’s Trinity Seven
  • Shinta Sakayama’s Chaika – The Coffin Princess
  • Akira Hiramoto’s Prison School
  • Kunieda’s Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?
  • Akira Hiyoshimaru’s First Love Monster
  • Kaori Yuki’s Alice in Murderland
  • Kaoru Mori’s Emma

Anime Weekend Atlanta Announces Premieres and Advance Screenings

Anime Weekend Atlanta has announced premieres and screenings for fans to check out at this year’s convention.

The screenings for this year’s convention include:

  • Karen Senki
  • A Certain Magical Index The Movie
  • Bayonetta: Bloody Fate
  • Blue Exorcist: The Movie
  • Devilman TV series
  • Ghost in the Shell: Arise
  • Hellsing Ultimate Volumes 9-10
  • High School DxD
  • Kill la Kill
  • One Piece Film Z
  • Sailor Moon
  • Schoolgirls vs. Butlers
  • Lupin III: The Castle of Cagliostro
  • Sherlock Hound
  • Bubblegum Crisis: Ultimate Edition
  • Fate/Kaleid liner Prisma Illya
  • Gatchaman Crowds
  • Golden Time
  • Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet

Yen Press’ Announcements at Sakura-Con

Yen Press announced during the company’s Sakura-Con panel that it has licensed the A Certain Magical Index light novel series, and that the title will be part of the company’s new Yen On imprint for novels this winter.

Yen On will also be the new umbrella imprint for the company’s previous novel offerings, such as Spice and Wolf, The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, Sword Art Online, and Accel World. The imprint will launch in Fall 2014, and Yen Press aims to publish about 24 books next year.

The other licenses Yen Press announced during their panel include:

  • King of Eden
  • Pandora Hearts ~odds and ends~ art book
  • Gou-Dere Sora Nagihara manga
  • Love at Fourteen manga
  • The Angel of Elhamburg manga
  • Another novel
  • Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? light novel

New Anime Releases: December 11, 2012

Here are the new anime releases for December 11, 2012. If you see any error or omissions in this list, please feel free to contact me and let me know.

Bleach: Uncut Set 15 [DVD]
A Certain Magical Index: Season One, Part One [DVD]
A Certain Magical Index: Season One, Part Two [DVD]
Is This A Zombie? Season One [DVD]
Level E: Complete Series [Blu-ray/DVD Combo]
Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi Complete Collection [DVD]
Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee Collection 1 [DVD]