The first volume of Hajime Kanzaka's long-running light novel series Slayers was published in January 1990. To celebrate its 25th anniversary, publisher Fujimi Shobo releases "Slayers 25th Anniversary Anthology" novel book written by six popular writers, including the original creator Kanzaka himself, in Japan today, January 20. Hit the jump for more details.
As of the release of the third volume of the SAOP-Sword Art Online Progressive spin-off series on December 10, Reki Kawahara's popular light novel series Sword Art Online reaches 16.7 million print run in the world including Japan, Dengeki Bunko's assistant editor Kazuma Miki reported today. Hit the jump for more details.
Yen Press confirmed to Anime News Network that the company will be releasing the Kingdom Hearts light novel series from Tomoco Kanemaki as an omnibus volume. Hit the jump to find out more!
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Fumiaki Maruto's popular comedy light novel series Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata has been updated with the second key visual featuring the three heroines: Eriri Spencer Sawamura (CV: Saori Ohnishi), Utaha Kasumigaoka (Ai Kayano) and Michiru Hyodo (Sayuri Yahagi). Hit the jump for the latest visual.
As you know, the main purpose of anime adaptations is to push the sales of the original manga/novel series on which they are based. It is confirmed today that Shoji Gatoh's Amagi Brilliant Park novel series sold over 100,000 copies in only two weeks after its TV anime adaptation started airing in Japan on October 7. Hit the jump for more details.