Genkosha, a Tokyo-based publisher specialized in photo and illustration books, released a new introductory book on the Yuri (female x female relationship in manga, light novel, anime, etc.) genre, titled "Yuri no Sekai Nyumon (The Introduction to The World of Yuri)" in Japan today on October 18. Check the sample pages after the jump.
It was announced in its newest September 2016 issue published in Japan yesterday that Ichijinsha's bimonthly yuri manga anthology magazine Comic Yuri Hime will be released monthly from its January 2017 issue to be available on November 18, 2016. Hit the jump for more details.
In a recent online poll sponsored by Akiba Souken's "Anime Portal" website, Japanese fans were asked to vote for their favorite yuri anime - anime that features an often-romanticized same-sex attraction between young ladies. Hit the jump to see the results.
It is officially announced today on January 18 that a short TV anime adaptation of Kuzushiro's 4-panel comedy manga Inugami-san to Nekoyama-san is set for April 2014. The official site for the anime reveals a key visual featuring the anime version characters. Check it after the jump.
Gender identity is something frequently challenged and tested in anime/manga, and here is a trailer of a newly released photobook that blurs the borderline quite well. What you see in this video are dreamy Yuri parings of girls who are actually boys. Is this technically BL? Or is this Yuri? Dare to watch the video after the jump!
Houbunsha's Yuri manga anthology Tsubomi ended its print run with its 21st issue which was released in Japan on December 12th. The publisher announced that they will continue to publish the tankoubons from the anthology and its free web comic. Hit the jump for more details.
A Japanese video game company Kogado Studio began auctioning their official Itasha "Shirokoigo" on the Yahoo! Auctions Japan site on July 17. The car was made for sales promotion for their latest non-adult Yuri game series "White Robe Love Syndrome (白衣性恋愛症候群)". If you want to be the owner of the Itasha, hit the jump!