Yen Press is bringing new titles in this wonderful world!
Yesterday, Yen Press announced that they acquired two new titles. The company revealed that they licensed the following:
- KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World! (Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku o!) Light Novels by Natsume Akatsuki
- KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World! Manga by Natsume Akatsuki & Illustrator Masahito Watari
- Death March to the Parallel World Rhapsody (Death March Kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyōsōkyoku) Light Novels by Hiro Ainana
- Death March to the Parallel World Rhapsody Manga by Megumi Ayu
As of press time, Yen Press has not announced a release period for any of the four titles.
The KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World! light novels began publication under Kadokawa’s “Kadokawa Sneaker Bunko” imprint in October 2013. The title currently spans 8 collected volumes, with the most recent hitting retailers on January 1. An anime adaptation by Studio Deen aired during the Winter 2016 broadcast season. Takaomi Kanasaki (Is This a Zombie?) directed the show, while Makoto Uezu (Akame ga KILL!) took charge of series composition. A second season is currently in the works.
The KonoSuba manga began publication in Monthly Dragon Age in September 2014. The ongoing title currently spans 2 collected volumes.
Death March to the Parallel World Rhapsody began publication in March 2014, and currently spans 7 volumes. The manga is an ongoing title, which began its run in Age Premium magazine in 2014. As of press time, the series spans two collected volumes.