Pretty Boy Detective Club

Information about the light novel series Pretty Boy Detective Club by Nisioisin.
Released officially in English by Vertical.… Read More Pretty Boy Detective Club


English Title: Katanagatari: Sword Tale Japanese Title: 刀語 — “Sword Tale” Author: Nisio Isin Illustrator: take Translator: Sam Bett Genre: Fantasy, Adventure, Martial Arts Original Run: January 2007 – December 2007 English Run: November 2018 – August 2020 Japanese Publisher: Kodansha BOX (Kodansha) English Publisher: Vertical Volumes in Japanese: 12 (Completed) Volumes in English: 4… Read More Katanagatari

Juni Taisen: Zodiac War

English Title: Juni Taisen: Zodiac War Japanese Title: 十二大戦 — Juuni Taisen — “Twelve Wars” Author: Nisio Isin Illustrator: Hikaru Nakamura Translator: Nathan A. Collins Genre: Action, Fantasy Original Run: May 2015 English Run: October 2017 Japanese Publisher: JUMP jBOOKS (Shueisha) English Publisher: Viz Media Volumes in Japanese: 1 (Note: A sequel announced to release… Read More Juni Taisen: Zodiac War


English Title: Monogatari Japanese Title: 物語 — Monogatari — “Story” Author: Nisio Isin — 西尾 維新 Illustrator: VOFAN Translator: Ko Ransom, James Balzer, Daniel Joseph Genre: Supernatural, Mystery, Urban Fantasy, Romance, Harem, Comedy Original Run: November 2006 – ongoing English Run: December 2015 – ongoing Japanese Publisher: Kodansha BOX (Kodansha) English Publisher: Vertical Volumes in Japanese:… Read More Monogatari


English Title: Faust Japanese Title: ファウスト — “Faust” Original Run: 2003 – ongoing English Run: 2008 – 2009 English Publisher: Del Rey Volumes Published in English: 2 (Discontinued) Note from Wikipedia: “Faust is a literary magazine published irregularly by Kodansha since 2003, promoted as a ‘Fighting illustory magazine.’ Square-bound like novels, all volumes have remained in print.… Read More Faust