Yen Press Announces New Manga Licenses at Anime Expo 2015

Yen Press announced at its Anime Expo 2015 panel that it has licensed the following manga and will release them in print:

  • My youth romantic comedy is wrong as I expected by Maomichi Io
  • Handa-kun by Satsuki Yoshino
  • Log Horizon: The West Wind Brigade by Koyuki
  • Sword Art Online: Phantom Bullet by Kōtarō Yamada
  • Sword Art Online: Mother’s Rosario by Tsubasa Haduki
  • Demonizer Zilch by Matra Milan
  • Taboo-Tattoo by Shinjiro
  • How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend by Takeshi Moriki

Handa-kun was previously licensed as a digital-only release. Handa-kun is a spin-off of Yoshino’s Barakamon, and according to Yen Press it is selling better in Japan than the original.

Yen Press announced that it will release the following manga digitally.

  • Aphorism by Karuna Kujō
  • Sekirei by Sakurako Gokurakuin
  • Saki by Ritz Kobayashi
  • Black Detective by Yen Hioka
  • Aoharu x Machine Gun by Naoe
  • Corpse Princess by Yoshiichi Akahito
  • Crimson Prince by Souta Kuwahara
  • Renaissance Eve by Shamu Itou

The company also announced that it will begin simultaneous publication of the following Square Enix titles in October 2015:

  • Black Butler by Yana Toboso
  • Handa-kun by Satsuki Yoshino
  • Today’s Kerberos by Ato Sakurai
  • The Royal Tutor by Higasa Akai
  • Kake Gurui by Homura Kawamoto and Tooru Naomura
  • My Monster Girl’s Too Cool for You by Karino Takatsu
  • Demon King Ena-sama Goes to a Manga School by Tomoo Yokoyama

The last three are new license announcements.

Source: ANN

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