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    Friday July 3, 2020
  • J-Novel Club Licenses Slayers, Holmes of Kyoto, and More

    Light novel and manga publisher reveals its latest slate of acquisitions at AX Lite

    Light novel and manga distributor J-Novel Club is rolling out 13 new titles! The publisher revealed the slate today at AX Lite, including Slayers, Holmes of Kyoto, and many more—some available to start reading right away. Get the full list after the jump!

  • Tuesday January 1, 2019
  • J-Novel Club Celebrates the New Year with Three Manga Licenses

    I Shall Survive Using Potions! and more are on the way

    J-Novel Club decided to ring in the new year in style with the announcement of three new manga titles. The latest licenses are I Shall Survive Using Potions!The Magic in this Other World is Too Far Behind!, and Animeta!, and the J-Novel Club site went live with the first three chapters of each. Read on for details.

  • Tuesday September 4, 2018
  • J-Novel Club Partnership Gives Crunchyroll Members Access to Light Novels

    Super Fan Pack subscription to include access to J-Novel Club's latest

    Digital light novel publisher J-Novel Club announced a partnership with Crunchyroll, which aims to offer Crunchyroll members access to its latest selection of light novels. Read on for details.

  • Tuesday June 19, 2018
  • J-Novel Club Licenses Lazy Dungeon Master Light Novels

    First half of volume one is now available to members

    Digital light novel subscription service J-Novel Club introduced a new series this week with the addition of Lazy Dungeon Master. Read on for more.

  • Saturday March 31, 2018
  • J-Novel Club Addition Explores Anime Writer Mari Okada's Past

    "From Truant to Anime Screenwriter: My Path to 'Anohana' and 'The Anthem of the Heart'" now up for preview

    The latest license from J-Novel Club is Mari Okada's autobiography, so you can learn all about her rough rise in From Truant to Anime Screenwriter: My Path to "Anohana" and "The Anthem of the Heart". Read on for more.

  • Thursday December 28, 2017
  • J-Novel Club Announces the Licensing of "Arifureta Zero"

    "Arifureta Zero" is a prequel and spinoff of the series "Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest"

    J-Novel Club LLC has announced the acquisition of Arifureta Zero from OVERLAP Inc. The first part of volume 1 will be available on j-novel.club to read for free today, The E-Book for volume 1 will go on sale in early April of 2018. J- Novel Club will be starting the online pre-publication release for its Members and Premium Members the same day as it is published in
    Japan, for our first official simultaneous publication. More after the jump.

  • Monday May 15, 2017
  • FEATURE: Novel vs Anime - "INVADERS of the ROKUJYOMA!?"

    How does the INVADERS of the ROKUJYOMA!? light novel compare to the anime?

    Ever wondered how Japanese novels are adapted into anime? How do the anime and novel versions compare? Is the novel always better? In this issue of "Novel vs Anime," we look at INVADERS of the ROKUJYOMA!?the slapstick comedy series about the most in-demand apartment ever. Hit the jump to read more!

  • Tuesday May 9, 2017
  • J-Novel Club Introduces “Demon King Daimaou” and “Infinite Dendrogram”

    The first half of volume 1 of each series is available now at j-novel.club for Members, as well as a free ~40 page preview of the series

    J-Novel Club has announced the acquisition of light novel series Demon King Daimaou and Infinite Dendrogram from Hobby Japan. The first half of volume 1 of each series is available now at j-novel.club for Members, as well as a free ~40 page preview of the series. More after the jump.

  • Monday May 1, 2017
  • J-Novel Club Adds "If It's For My Daughter, I'd Even Defeat a Demon Lord" Light Novels

    Subscription service announces catch-up campaign for regular and premium members

    The latest light novel series to join the lineup at J-Novel Club is Hobby Japan's If It's for My Daughter, I'd Even Defeat a Demon Lord, written by CHIROLU and illustrated by Truffle. The series is available to members now, including half of the first volume, and you can sample it in a free 40-page preview. Read on for more.

  • Sunday March 26, 2017
  • J-Novel Club Announces "Bluesteel Blasphemer"

    This series is available immediately on Saturday, March 25, with a free 40-page preview and half of the first volume available for J-Novel Club Members.

    In time for AnimeJapan, J-Novel Club has announced the addition of Bluesteel Blasphemer, the latest from light novelist Ichirou Sakaki, whose previous works include the anime-adapted Chaika, The Coffin Princess, Outbreak Company, and Scrapped Princess.More after the jump.

  • Monday February 20, 2017
  • J-Novel Club Announces Addition Of "Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest"

    Fantasy web novel series published by Overlap, Inc.l, with 5 volumes currently out in Japan and a manga adaptation

    Digital light novel service J-Novel Club has announced the addition of fantasy series Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest. The first 40 pages are available for free immediately on J-Novel Club, and the rest of the upcoming five volumes will be available to subscribers for $4.50 a month. More after the jump.

  • Thursday February 16, 2017
  • J-Novel Club Licenses "In Another World with My Smartphone" Light Novels

    Pre-publication is live now, e-book arrives on March 23

    J-Novel Club has a new addition to its expanding library with the announcement of the hit light novel series In Another World With My Smartphone. The pre-publication version of the first half of volume 1 is available for members to read now on j-novel.club, along with a free 40-page preview. Read on for more.

  • Thursday January 19, 2017
  • Seven Seas Teams Up with J-Novel Club for More Light Novels in Print

    The first two are "Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash" and "Occultic;Nine"

    Light novel-hungry readers will be pleased to learn about a new partnership between publisher Seven Seas Entertainment and digital light novel subscription platform J-Novel Club. They're teaming up with the goal of making more light novels available in print, and they're starting with Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash and Occultic;Nine. Read on for more.

  • Thursday November 17, 2016
  • J-Novel Club Adds "Mixed Bathing in Another Dimension” and “The Faraway Paladin”

    Both are available on digital platform now

    J-Novel Club, a digital publishing platform for light novel in English has announced the introduction of two new titles, self-aware fantasy The Faraway Paladin and "silly, sexy" Mixed Bathing in Another Dimension. Both series are available now. J-Novel Club will be releasing the series in weekly installments for J-Novel Club Members, and then will be publishing e-books on services including Amazon, Kobo, Nook, and iBook.

  • Monday October 31, 2016
  • FEATURE: Found in Translation - An Exclusive Interview with J-Novel Club

    We speak with Sam Pinansky, the founder and president of the new light novel e-book service.

    In this special edition of our weekly "Found in Translation" column, Japanese translator Kim Morrissy interviews Samuel Pinansky, the owner of J-Novel Club. Hit the jump to find out about the company's origins, why Sam loves My Little Sister Can Read Kanji, the possibility of your favorite light novel series getting an English release, and more!