Outer Ragna

English Title: Outer Ragna Japanese Title: ゲーム実況による攻略と逆襲の異世界神戦記 — “Game Jikkyou ni yoru Kouryaku to Gyakushuu no Outer Ragna” Author: Kasugamaru — “かすがまる” Illustrator: NAMCOOo — “海鼠” Translator: Alexander Keller-Nelson Genre: Video Game, Action, Fantasy Original Run: November 2018 – ongoing English Run: February 2020 – ongoing Japanese Publisher: Legend Novels English Publisher: J-Novel Club Volumes… Read More Outer Ragna

Root Double -Before Crime * After Days-

English Title: Root Double -Before Crime * After Days- Japanese Title: ルートダブル -Before Crime * After Days- Author: Souki Tsukishima & Tora Tsukishima — 月島総記, 月島トラ Illustrator: Mikeou — みけおう Translator: Charis Messier Genre: Thriller, Action, Sci-fi, Visual Novel Adaptation Original Run: August 2012 – April 2013 English Run: September 2019 – ongoing Japanese Publisher:… Read More Root Double -Before Crime * After Days-

Log Horizon

English Title: Log Horizon Japanese Title: ログ・ホライズン — “Log Horizon” Author: Mamare Touno — 橙乃ままれ Illustrator: Kazuhiro Hara — ハラカズヒロ Translator: Taylor Engel Genre: Fantasy, Adventure, Isekai (Video Game), Kingdom-Building Original Run: March 2011 – ongoing English Run: April 2015 – ongoing Japanese Publisher: Enterbrain English Publisher: Yen Press Volumes in Japanese: 11 (In Progress) Volumes in English:… Read More Log Horizon

Kingdom Hearts Novels

English Title: Kingdom Hearts Japanese Title: キングダム ハーツ — “Kingdom Hearts” Original Concept: Tetsuya Nomura Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Video Game English Run: March 2015 – ongoing English Publisher: Yen On (Yen Press) Volumes Published in English: 8 Average Price Per Volume: Paperback $15 — Kindle $9 — Nook $9 English Website — Japanese Website MAL Entry — Forum Synopsis: On the Destiny… Read More Kingdom Hearts Novels

News: Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax to be Localized

Sega has announced today that the light novel crossover fighting game Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax will be localized for the West. It is a 2D fighter featuring 14 playable characters along with 23 support characters, mostly from popular Dengeki Bunko light novel franchises. The video game will release on the PS Vita and Playstation 3 this summer.… Read More News: Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax to be Localized

News: Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax Releases in Japan

Though this site focuses more on light novel news for English-speaking regions, a recent release in Japan should be of interest to those who enjoy import games. Dengeki Bunko, a Japanese publisher of many popular light novel franchises, has collaborated with Sega to create an arcade fighting game featuring many characters from various light novels… Read More News: Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax Releases in Japan