KADOKAWA Announces English Simulpub on Several Manga & Light Novels

(C)Quantum 2018, (C)Nori Kazato 2018, (C)Hana Amano 2018

KADOKAWA announced during Virtual Crunchyroll Expo that it will begin English simulpub on seven manga and three light novel series. The digital simulpub release on BOOK WALKER Global will be in conjunction with the release in Japan. The release will begin in October. 

The manga titles will includes:

A Boy Raised by Gods Will Be the Strongest originally by Ryosuke Hata, art by Toya Kuno, and character design by fame

(C)Toya Kuno/ Ryosuke Hata/ fame, 2020

I’m Quitting Heroing, Magic Stone Gourmet: Eating Magical Power Made Me The Strongest originally by Ryou Yuuki, art by Kenji Sugawara, and character design by Chisato Naruse  

(C)Quantum 2018, (C)Nori Kazato 2018, (C)Hana Amano 2018

My Little Sister Stole My Fiancé: The Strongest Dragon Favors Me And Plans To Take Over The Kingdom? originally by Ten Kashiwa, art by hi8mugi, and character design by COMTA

(C)hi8mugi 2019, (C)Ten Kashiwa, Comta 2019

The 31st Consort originally by Momotomoe, art by Tsubasa Nanaki, and character design by Nanao Yamashita

(C)Tsubasa Nanaki 2019 (C)Momotomoe 2019 (C)Nanao Yamashita 2019

The Insipid Prince’s Furtive Grab for The Throne originally by Tanba, art by Yukino Amagi, and character design by Yunagi

(C)Tanba 2020, (C)Yukino Amagai 2020, (C)Yunagi 2020

The Lotus Eaters, Drunk and Sober originally by ZUN and art by Mizutaki

(C)Team Shanghai Alice, (C)Mizutaki 2020

The light novel series will include Higehiro: After Being Rejected, I Shaved and Took in a High School Runaway by Shimesaba and artwork by Booota; I’m Quitting Heroing by Quantum and artwork by Hana Amano; and The Insipid Prince’s Furtive Grab for The Throne by Tanba and artwork by Yunagi. 

KADOKAWA noted that it usually takes six to twelve months for titles released in Japan to be translated and published in English-speaking countries. 

Source: Virtual Crunchyroll Expo, press release


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