English Title: Reincarnated as a Sword Japanese Title: 転生したら剣でした — Tensei Shitara Kendeshita — “I Was a Sword When I Recinarnated” — “TenKen” Author: Yuu Tanaka – 棚架ユウ Illustrator: Llo – るろお Translator: Mike Rachmat Genre: Isekai, Reincarnation, Fantasy, Comedy Original Run: July 2016 – ongoing English Run: May 2019 – ongoing Japanese Publisher: GC Novels (Micro Magazinesha) English Publisher: Seven Seas Volumes in Japanese: 12 (In Progress) Volumes in English: 9 (In Progress) Average Price Per Volume: Paperback $14 — Kindle $8 — Nook $8
Synopsis: A modern man is reborn into a fantasy world as a sword in this new isekai light novel series! Reincarnated as a sentient weapon with memories of his past life, but not his name, a magical sword saves a young beastgirl from a life of slavery. Fran, the cat-eared girl, becomes his wielder, and wants only to grow stronger, while the sword wants to know why he is here. Together, the strange duo’s journey has only just begun!