Yen Press announced during the company’s Sakura-Con panel that it has licensed the A Certain Magical Index light novel series, and that the title will be part of the company’s new Yen On imprint for novels this winter.
Yen On will also be the new umbrella imprint for the company’s previous novel offerings, such as Spice and Wolf, The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, Sword Art Online, and Accel World. The imprint will launch in Fall 2014, and Yen Press aims to publish about 24 books next year.
The other licenses Yen Press announced during their panel include:
- King of Eden
- Pandora Hearts ~odds and ends~ art book
- Gou-Dere Sora Nagihara manga
- Love at Fourteen manga
- The Angel of Elhamburg manga
- Another novel
- Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? light novel