Through the Yen Press Trade Panel at Sakura Con 2022, Yen Press, LLC introduced the acquisition of recent manga (The Demon Sword Grasp of Excalibur Academy; Thermae Romae (manga omnibus); Touring After the Apocalypse; and The Homosexual Who Turned Kaiju), novels (Arya Typically Hides Her Emotions in Russian; Gods’ Video games We Play; Apparently, Disillusioned Adventurers Will Save the World; and King’s Proposal), and an artwork e-book (Visions 2022 Illustrators E-book). The scheduled launch dates of those titles will likely be introduced on Yen Press social media within the close to future.
Visions 2022 Illustrators E-book (artbook)
By pixiv Inc
A shocking artwork assortment important for artwork lovers and e-book collectors alike. The last word assortment of pixiv artists is again! The 2022 compilation options 170 of a number of the biggest creators on the platform—all of whom have made an affect on the creative subject. With an abundance of types from retro to fashionable and past, there’s one thing for everybody to like!
The Demon Sword Grasp of Excalibur Academy (manga)
Story by Yu Shimizu
Artwork by Asuka Keigen
The manga adaptation of the sunshine novel sequence quickly to be an anime! One thousand years in the past, Leonis Loss of life Magnus, undead sorcerer and the best of the Darkish Lords, entered magical stasis throughout a climactic battle. When he awakens, he finds a stupendous silver-haired younger girl named Riselia standing earlier than him. Extra shockingly, Leonis has been remodeled right into a ten-year-old boy! Now he’ll must adapt to this unusual period and cope with the twisted monsters referred to as Voids—all whereas conserving his true powers a secret from his beautiful new guardian.
Thermae Romae (manga omnibus)
Story and Artwork by Mari Yamazaki
When Roman architect Lucius is criticized for his outdated thermae designs, he retreats to the native bathtub to gather his ideas. All Lucius desires is to recapture the Rome of earlier days, when one might take pleasure in a soothing bathtub with out the strain of retailers and roughhousing patrons. However as he slips deeper into the water, Lucius is caught within the drainage and dragged by way of the underside of the bathtub!
He emerges amid a gaggle of strange-looking foreigners with essentially the most peculiar bathhouse customs…over 1,500 years sooner or later in modern-day Japan! His contemporaries needed him to modernize, so—borrowing the customs of those mysterious bath-loving folks—Lucius opens what rapidly turns into the preferred new bathhouse in Rome: Thermae Romae! Soak in Mari Yamazaki’s improbable story and artwork on this deluxe omnibus!
Arya Typically Hides Her Emotions in Russian (gentle novel)
Story by Sunsunsun
Artwork by Momoco
A romantic comedy good for followers of Chitose Is within the Ramune Bottle and The Woman I Saved on the Practice Turned Out to Be My Childhood Good friend.Masachika Kuse sits subsequent to Arya, a woman of Russian and Japanese descent. She’s stunning, haughty, and an distinctive pupil, whereas Masachika is nerdy and identified for being a slacker. He’s a straightforward goal for her feedback in Russian, which she’s all too pleased to translate—besides he can perceive what she’s actually saying!
Gods’ Video games We Play (gentle novel)
Story by Kei Sazane
Artwork by Toiro Tomose
An epic fantasy quickly to be an anime! When the gods develop bored, they resolve to boost their everlasting existence by difficult all takers in an final battle of wits! In fact, these deities are capricious, unfair, and incomprehensible at one of the best of occasions, so successful is nearly unattainable for a mere mortal. Even so, issues are sure to get attention-grabbing when a former goddess and a genius human boy crew up in a bid to win the sport to finish all video games!
Apparently, Disillusioned Adventurers Will Save the World (gentle novel)
Story by Shinta Fuji
Artwork by Susumu Kuroi
A playful tackle isekai tropes that will likely be a superb match for readers of Banished from the Hero’s Celebration, I Determined to Dwell a Quiet Life within the Countryside. Nick was once a member of a veteran adventurer social gathering, serving to his undisciplined mates with the accounts each time he might. However what was his reward? Getting accused of embezzlement and kicked out by the chief he revered. Earlier than lengthy, he finds a number of different jaded adventurers and kindred spirits, and collectively, they kind their very own unstoppable social gathering!
King’s Proposal (gentle novel)
Story by Koushi Tachibana
Artwork by Tsunako
A brand new gentle novel sequence from the inventive crew behind the legendary Date A Dwell. Saika Kuozaki is an omnipotent witch with seems to be to die for. She’s additionally the one girl who can thwart the mysterious entities trying to destroy the world as soon as each 300 hours. When Saika is mortally wounded, nevertheless, she bequeaths each her powers and physique to the conventional highschool boy who occurs upon her, Mushiki Kuga. However simply because Mushiki has her talents doesn’t imply he can management them. To face an opportunity of saving the world, he’ll must attend an academy for mages as Saika—all whereas conserving his identification underneath wraps!
Touring After the Apocalypse (manga)
Story and Artwork by Sakae Saito
With a surprisingly upbeat tone, readers of Ladies’ Final Tour will take pleasure in this journey by way of apocalyptic Japan. On their lonesome after the tip of days, two women bike by way of the empty ruins of Japan—they usually’re not about to let the collapse of civilization get in the best way of sightseeing! Even when the world ends, their journey goes on.
The Homosexual Who Turned Kaiju (manga)
Story and Artwork by Kazuki Minamoto
Bullied for being homosexual, teenager Takashi Arashiro needs he might simply be anyone else—however who might predict he’d morph right into a giant-headed sci-fi creature?! Takashi’s tumultuous feelings grow to be the catalyst for private and social exploration of the LGBTQ expertise on this quirky, profound manga from prolific BL writer Kazuki Minamoto.
About Yen Press, LLC
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