Light Novels

Isekai Light Novel Heat the Pig Liver Goes the Whole Hog with TV Anime Adaptation

When was the last time an anime premise had you squeal with delight? Takuma Sakai's Heat the Pig Liver light novel series, in which our otaku hero is taken under the wing of a girl named Jess after eating...

Mages Cross Swords in Reign of the Seven Spellblades TV Anime Adaptation

2021 still has a few more big announcements to squeeze out before it concludes, starting with all the latest light novel-related news out of the Dengeki Bunko Winter Festival! And the first major reveal is that an anime adaptation of...

Fantasy Light Novel The Demon Sword Master of Excalibur Academy Gets Anime Adaptation

The fantasy light novel-to-anime pipeline continues to run smoothly, as a new series joins the list of upcoming adaptations: Yu Shimizu and Asagi Tōsaka's The Demon Sword Master of Excalibur Academy! A teaser trailer narrated by Saki Miyashita (The Detective...

Fantasy Light Novel I’m Quitting Heroing Gets Anime Adaptation

Countless fantasy anime follow the journey of the hero on his path to defeating the ultimate evil, but what happens after that's achieved? That's the premise of I'm Quitting Heroing, which is getting an anime adaptation in Spring 2022. A...

Isekai Light Novel Reincarnated as a Sword Unsheathes TV Anime Adaptation

From becoming your video game avatar to restarting life from day one, isekai anime takes us and the protagonist into all kinds of new environments…but what if you were reincarnated as an inanimate object? That's the titular premise of...

Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation Scores Gorgeous New Key Visual, Premiere Date

The wait is almost over! The latest news on the upcoming second cour of Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation has arrived in the form of a gorgeous new key visual and a confirmed premiere date for Japan! RELATED: Mushoku Tensei: Jobless...

Funimation Co-Production She Professed Herself Pupil of the Wise Man Arrives This Year

We're excited to announce the latest Funimation co-production, isekai fantasy She Professed Herself Pupil of the Wise Man, will be arriving later this year! From KADOKAWA and studio A-CAT (LBX Girls), She Professed Herself Pupil of the Wise Man follows...

New PV, Cast Announced for The Saint’s Magic Power is Omnipotent

Need a break from the office? So does Sei Takanashi. But it only gets more complicated from there. We're excited to reveal the latest PV and additional cast information for the upcoming series The Saint's Magic Power is Omnipotent. First...

Return to Fullmetal Alchemist With Winry Light Novel, Releasing in English for the First Time

By Brittany Vincent Ever wonder what Fullmetal Alchemist's Winry Rockbell got up to while in Rush Valley? Now you can read all about it in an upcoming light novel starring everyone's favorite automail engineer! Announced on Friday by VIZ Media, Fullmetal...

Fantasy Isekai The Saint’s Magic Power is Omnipotent Comes to Funimation This Spring

Office work can be tough. So when another world summons Sei Takanashi as their Saint, opportunity presents itself! But...what's this?! They accidentally summoned two people, and this world prefers the bright-eyed teenager over Sei, a burnt-out working woman. That's the...

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The Heike Story is a Beautiful Modern Retelling of a Historical Epic

Every anime season always has one underrated gem, and for me this past fall, that gem was The Heike...