Character: Haruhiro

Lost Hi everyone, I’m Lost. I’m new here and am excited to be a part of this community. I was a Theatre major in college and so that drives me to focus on characters, a perspective I would like to share with all of you. This is my first such analysis and I look forward… Read More Character: Haruhiro

Seven Seas to Release Print Editions of J-Novel Club LNs

J-Novel Club has been steadily releasing volumes of light novels digitally for readers to enjoy, and now it looks like there will be a print option for some titles thanks to a collaboration with manga and novel publisher Seven Seas. The first two titles to get a print copy will be Grimgar of Fantasy and… Read More Seven Seas to Release Print Editions of J-Novel Club LNs

Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash

English Title: Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash Japanese Title: 灰と幻想のグリムガル — Hai to Gensou no Gurimugaru Author: Ao Jyumonji — 十文字青 Illustrator: Eiri Shirai — 白井鋭利 Translator: Sean McCann Genre: Fantasy, Adventure, Isekai Original Run: June 2013 – ongoing English Run: December 2016 – ongoing Japanese Publisher: Overlap Bunko (Overlap) English Publisher: J-Novel Club Volumes… Read More Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash

Light Novel Notes (October 2016 — Round 3)

I wasn’t planning on putting together another one of these this month, but we just got three big pieces of news all at once! This has been an exciting time for English light novels… First up, some news I was hoping to hear ever since seeing the movie… Makoto Shinkai’s novel for Your Name has… Read More Light Novel Notes (October 2016 — Round 3)

Review: Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash (Vol 1)

灰と幻想のグリムガル — Hai to Gensou no Grimgar — “Grimgal of Ashes and Illusion” — Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash Author: Ao Jyumonji — Artist: Eiri Shirai The novel: Amazon.jp — Books Kinokuniya — YesAsia The fan translation (by “TOM”): NanoDesu Translations MAL Entry — Forum (Note: This site’s central focus is on light novels officially translated… Read More Review: Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash (Vol 1)