Otome’s Way to Release Boys’ Love and Yaoi in English

Anime News Network is reporting that the Japanese promotional and management company Otome’s Way will be releasing boys’ love and yaoi manga titles in English starting in April 2013. According to the report, the company will be releasing a mixture of short works and long serialized works digitally through its web store; at this time, the web store has not launched. When the web store is open, it will accept payments via PayPal. The company is planning to release manga in print in the future, which can be shipped worldwide. Anime News Network is also saying that Otome’s Way told the site that the company may produce manga in French and Chinese in the future.

The company says that all the titles it will release will be new titles. While some of the works may have been posted on authors’ official websites before being released by Otome’s Way, these titles will not have been previously released outside of authors’ official websites.

The digital manga will be available to readers in North America, Western Europe, Scandinavia, Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand, and Australia. Japanese editions of the titles will also be available for customers in Japan.

As of this writing, the company’s official site lists the following artists:

  • Jiu Senno
  • Kei Amamiya
  • Ai Yusura
  • Akai Kurokawa
  • Momo To’en
  • Erikirie
  • ruz
  • Hiyoko Utsunomiya
  • Mami & Natsumi
  • Seri Fujimiya
  • Sigma Torai
  • Mocca Hayashi

Source: ANN

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