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 Manga Releases: February 18, 2014

Here are the new manga releases for February 18, 2014. if you see any errors or omissions in this list, please feel free to leave a comment and let me know.

Blood Lad GN 4
Bokurano: Ours GN 10
BTOOOM! GN 5
Cage of Eden GN 13
The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan GN 5
GANGSTA. GN 1
Is This a Zombie? GN 7
Judge GN 3
No. 6 GN 5
Pandora Hearts GN 20
Puella Magi Kazumi Magica GN 4
Strike Witches: Maidens in the Sky GN 1
World War Blue GN 4

New Manga Releases: December 17, 2013

Here are the new manga releases for December 17, 2013. If you see any errors or omissions in this list, please feel free to leave a comment and let me know.

Are You Alice? GN 3
Bloody Cross GN 1
Dorohedoro GN 11
Highschool of the Dead Color Omnibus GN 2
The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya GN 17
Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin GN 4
Neon Genesis Evangelion: The Shinji Ikari Raising Project GN 13
No. 6 GN 4
Pandora Hearts GN 19
Puella Magi Kazumi Magica GN 3
Summer Wars Part 2 GN
Sunshine Sketch GN 7
Until Death Do Us Part GN 5

New Manga Releases: October 29, 2013

Here are the new manga releases for October 29, 2013. If you see any errors or omissions in this list, please feel free to leave a comment and let me know.

Air Gear GN 29
Another Omnibus GN
Attack on Titan GN 8
Black Butler GN 15
Fairy Tail GN 31
Higurashi When They Cry GN 23: Festival Accompanying Arc Volume 2
Inu x Boku Secret Service GN 1
Is This a Zombie? GN 6
K-ON!! High School
The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya GN 16
No Matter How I Look at It, It’s You Guys’ Fault I’m Not Popular! GN 1
Pandora Hearts GN 18
Priceless Honey GN
Puella Magi Oriko Magica GN 2
Sailor Moon GN Box Set 2
Sankarea: Undying Love GN 3
Triage X GN 4
The Tyrant Falls in Love Volume GN 8
Wild Honey GN
Wolfsmund GN 2

New York Times Manga Best Seller List: August 25-31, 2013

Here are the top ten selling manga in the United States for the week of August 25-31, 2013, according to the New York Times.

1. Naruto Volume 62 by Masashi Kishimoto
2. Attack on Titan Volume 6 by Hajime Isayama
3. Judge Volume 1 by Yoshiki Tonogai
4. Kingdom Hearts II Volume 2 by Shiro Amano
5. Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama
6. No. 6 Volume 2 by Atsuko Asano and Hinoki Kino
7. Attack on Titan Volume 2 by Hajime Isayama
8. Pandora Hearts Volume 17 by Jun Mochizuki
9. Attack on Titan Volume 3 by Hajime Isayama
10. Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic Volume 1 by Shinobu Otaka

New Manga Releases: August 27, 2013

Here are the new manga releases for August 27, 2013. If you see any errors or omissions in this list, please feel free to leave a comment and let me know.

Attack on Titan GN 6
Boing Boing GN
Chi’s Sweet Home GN 10
Crimson Empire: Circumstances to Serve a Noble GN 2
Fairy Tail GN 29
Fetishisms: Immoral GN
An Innocent Relationship GN 1
Juicy Cider GN
Kingdom Hearts II Omnibus GN 2
Pandora Hearts GN 17
Priceless Honey GN
Sankarea: Undying Love GN 2
Velvet Kiss GN 4

New York Times Manga Best Seller List: June 23-29, 2013

Here are the top ten selling manga in the United States for the week of June 22-29, 2013, according to the New York Times:

1. Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin Volume 2 by Hajime Yatate
2. Spice and Wolf Volume 8 by Isuna Hasekura
3. Attack on Titan Volume 5 by Hajime Isayama
4. Naruto Volume 61 by Masashi Kishimoto
5. Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories by Shiro Amano
6. Puella Magi Kazumi Magica: The Innocent Malice Volume 1 by Magica Quartet
7. Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama
8. Pandora Hearts Volume 16 by Jun Mochizuki
9. Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal Volume 3 by Shin Yoshida and Naohito Miyoshi
10. One Piece Volume 67 by Eiichiro Oda

New Manga Releases: June 25, 2013

Here are the new manga releases for June 25, 2013. If you see any errors or omissions in this list, please feel free to contact me and let me know.

Absolute Monarch Syndrome GN 1
Aron’s Absurd Armada Omnibus GN 2
Fairy Tail GN 27
GA: Geijutsuka Art Design Class GN 5
HeroMan GN 5
Higurashi When They Cry: Festival Accompanying Arc GN 1
How To Make Him My Master GN
Idolhouse GN
Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories Omnibus GN
Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin GN 2
Negima! Magister Negi Magi Omnibus GN 7
Oreimo GN 3
Pandora Hearts GN 16
Puella Magi Kazumi Magica GN 1
Spice and Wolf GN 8
Triage X GN 3
With Love, From Mochizuki GN

New York Times Manga Best Seller List: April 21-27, 2013

Here are the top ten selling manga in the United States for the week of April 21-27, 2013, according to the New York Times.

1. Black Butler Volume 13 by Yana Toboso
2. Spice and Wolf Volume 8 by Isuna Hasekura
3. Negima! Magister Negi Magi Volume 38 by Ken Akamatsu
4. Sailor Moon Volume 10 by Naoko Takeuchi
5. Bleach Volume 56 by Tite Kubo
6. Alice in the Country of Hearts: My Fanatic Rabbit Volume 2 by QuinRose and Delico Psyche
7. A Certain Scientific Railgun Volume 7 by Kazuma Kamachi
8. Pandora Hearts Volume 15 by Jun Mochizuki
9. Dawn of the Arcana Volume 9 by Rei Toma
10. Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s Volume 4 by Masahiro Hikokubo

New Manga Releases: April 23, 2013

Here are the new manga releases for April 23, 2013. If you see any errors or omissions in this list, please feel free to contact me and let me know.

Alice in the Country of Hearts: My Fanatic Rabbit GN 2
Atomcat GN
Black Butler GN 13
Bloody Monday GN 10
Bride of the Water God GN 13
Bunny Drop GN 8
Doubt GN 1
Fairy Tail GN 25
Gantz GN 27
Is This a Zombie? GN 4
Knock Me Up GN
Love Infusion GN
The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya GN 15
Negima! Magister Negi Magi GN 38
Pandora Hearts GN 15