top 10 light novels in japan for the week of november 26-december 2 2018

Top 10 Light Novels in Japan for the week of November 26-December 2, 2018


Here are the Top 10 Light Novels in Japan for the week of November 26 to December 2, 2018.

10. *5,479 **5,479 Youseiryuu wo Kainarase Vol.6

*9. *5,515 **5,515 Hisshou Dungeon Unei Houhou Vol.10
aka 必勝ダンジョン運営方法
aka The Way to Absolute Dungeon Administration – There Is No Reason To Meet With the Opponent!
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/hisshou-dungeon-unei-houhou/
No English License for the light novels.

*8. *5,690 *25,050 Rokudenashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Records Vol.13
aka ロクでなし魔術講師と禁忌教典
aka Akashic Records of the Bastard Magical Instructor
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/akashic-records-of-the-bastard-magical-instructor/
No English license for the light novels.
The manga is licensed for English release by Seven Seas. Volume 5 released in November 2018.
Anime adaptation – 12 episodes covering the first 5 volumes. Licensed in NA by Funimation.

*7. *6,529 **6,529 Kenja no Deshi wo Nanoru Kenja Vol.10
aka 賢者の弟子を名乗る賢者
aka She Professed Herself The Pupil Of The Wiseman
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/she-professed-herself-the-pupil-of-the-wiseman-ln/
No English license for the light novels.

*6. *6,860 **6,860 Deokure Tamer no Sono Higurashi Vol.2
Same author as I Was a Sword When I Reincarnated

*5. *7,019 **7,019 Last Embryo Vol.6
aka ラストエンブリオ
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/last-embryo/
No English License for this title or it’s prequel.
Sequel series to Problem Children Seem to be Coming from Another World? which had a 10 episode anime adaptation.

*4. *7,850 **7,850 Seirei Gensouki Vol.12
aka 精霊幻想記
aka Seirei Gensouki Spirit Chronicles
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/seirei-gensou-ki/
Licensed for English release by J-Novel Club. Volume 3 releases in English February 4, 2019

*3. *8,245 109,399 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei Vol.27
aka 魔法科高校の劣等生
aka The Irregular at Magic High School
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/mahouka-koukou-no-rettousei/
Licensed by Yen On. Volume 10 is being released December 18, 2018
26 episode Anime covered volume 1-7 excluding volume 5. Available on Crunchyroll

*2. *8,250 *13,715 Kidou Senshi Gundam NT
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/kidou-senshi-gundam-uc/
No English license for the Light Novel
Novel adaptation of the film of the same name. Which itself is based on the 11th volume of the Gundam Unicorn novel series.

*1. 21,956 114,360 Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. Vol.13
aka やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている。
aka My Youth Romantic Comedy is Wrong as a I Expected
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/yahari-ore-no-seishun-love-come-wa-machigatte-iru/
26 episode anime covered volumes 1-11
Licensed for English release by Yen On. Volume 7 will release February 19, 2019

do you love your mom and her two-hit multi-target attacks volume 1 light novel review

Do You Love Your Mom and Her Two-Hit Multi-Target Attacks? Volume 1 Light Novel Review


Review of the light novel Do You Love Your Mom and Her Two-Hit Multi-Target Attacks? by Dachima Inaka.
Review is of the official English release from Yen On.
If you went on an adventure with your mom, would your relationship improve?

📔LIGHT NOVEL INFORMATION
TITLE: Do You Love Your Mom and Her Two-Hit Multi-Target Attacks?
AKA: 通常攻撃が全体攻撃で二回攻撃のお母さんは好きですか?, Tsuujou Kougeki ga Zentai Kougeki de Ni-kai Kougeki no Okaa-san wa Suki desu ka?, Tsujo Kogeki ga Zentai Kogeki de Ni-kai Kogeki no Okasan wa Suki desu ka?
AUTHOR: Dachima Inaka
ILLUSTRATOR: Iida Pochi
TRANSLATOR: Andrew Cunningham
PUBLISHER (English): Yen On
RELEASE DATE (English): November 27, 2018
PURCHASE (Amazon): https://amzn.to/2QjzZyN
PURCHASE (Book Depository): http://bit.ly/2zl95Lr

PUBLISHER (Japan): Fujimi Fantasia Bunko
RELEASE DATE (Japan): January 20, 2017
VOLUMES RELEASED (Japan to Date): 6 (Most recent was released October 2018)
ANIME SERIES: In Production

top 10 light novel series and volumes in japan for 2018

Top 10 Light Novel Volumes and Series of 2018


Here are the Top 10 Light Novel Series and Volumes for 2018.
These are based on number of volumes sold in Japan for the past year.
List is put out via Oricon.

All of the series in the Top 10 of 2018 are licensed for English release.

10
Volume
Detective Conan: Zero the Enforcer
by Shima Mizuki
Released April 2018
131,790 Copies Sold

Series
No Game No Life
by Yuu Kamiya
Volumes released in 2018 – 1 (first in the main series since September 2016)
350,960 volumes sold
https://www.amazon.com/shop/justusr.stone?listId=EB8O6GQNDR0Z&ref=idea_share_inf

9
Volume
Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon Volume 13
by Fujino Omori
Released February 2018
138,937 Volumes Sold

Series
Sword Art Online
by Reki Kawahara
Volumes released in 2018 – 0 (though volume 21 releases in December, after this list done)
371,626 Copies Sold
https://www.amazon.com/shop/justusr.stone?listId=K6EAF7QMJ8TY&ref=idea_share_inf

8
Volume
Konosuba God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World Volume 13
by Natsume Akatsuki
Released December 2017
143,251 Copies Sold

Series
Classroom of the Elite
by Shunsaku Tomose
Volumes released in 2018 – 3
393,949 Copies Sold
https://www.amazon.com/shop/justusr.stone?listId=2OLGOQ8KVRMR3&ref=idea_share_inf

7
Volume
The Irregular at Magic High School Volume 26
by Tsutomu Satou
Released August 2018
152,569 Copies Sold

Series
Sword Art Online Progressive
Volumes Release in 2018 – 2
by Reki Kawahara
Volumes released in 2018 –
426,794 Copies Sold
https://www.amazon.com/shop/justusr.stone?listId=2QVVO2Z5R277I&ref=idea_share_inf

6
Volume
No Game No Life Volume 10
by Yuu Kamiya
Released February 2018
161,121 Copies Sold

Series
The Ryuo’s Work is Never Done
by Shiro Shiratori
Volumes released in 2018 – 3
478,242 Copies Sold
https://global.bookwalker.jp/series/135449/

5
Volume
The Irregular at Magic High School Volume 25
by Tsutomu Satou
Released April 2018
166,745

Series
That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime
by Fuse
Volumes released in 2018 – 2 (3 if December 2017 is included)
539,277 Copies Sold
https://www.amazon.com/shop/justusr.stone?listId=20MZNG9LJ4XFH&ref=idea_share_inf

4
Volume
The Irregular at Magic High School Volume 24
by Tsutomu Satou
Released March 2018
170,766 Copies Sold

Series
Re:Zero Starting Life in Another World
by Tappei Nagatsuki
Volumes released in 2018 – 2 (3rd releases in December-not in this list)
619,031 Copies Sold
https://www.amazon.com/shop/justusr.stone?listId=Z88DD4VF3PBJ&ref=idea_share_inf

3
Volume
Sword Art Online Progressive Volume 6
by Reki Kawahara
Released May 2018
177,656 Copies Sold

Series
The Irregular at Magic High School
by Tsutomu Satou
Volumes released in 2018 – 4
626,952 Copies Sold
https://www.amazon.com/shop/justusr.stone?listId=2QDIFVSUU179N&ref=idea_share_inf

2
Volume
Sword Art Online Progressive Volume 5
by Reki Kawahara
Released February 2018
208,825 Copies Sold

Series
Konosuba God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World
by Natsume Akatsuki
Volumes released in 2018 – 3 (2 spin-off volumes also released)
630,889 Copies Sold
https://www.amazon.com/shop/justusr.stone?listId=2MQ6R9STONHSZ&ref=idea_share_inf

1
Volume
Overlord 13
by Kugane Maruyama
Released April 2018
240,361 Copies Sold

Series
Overlord
by Kugane Maruyama
Volumes released in 2018 – 1
807,693 Copies Sold
https://www.amazon.com/shop/justusr.stone?listId=FJJIQAPQSZY2&ref=idea_share_inf

top 10 light novels in japan for the week of november 19-25 2018

Top 10 Light Novels in Japan for the week of November 19-25, 2018


Here are the Top 10 Light Novels in Japan for the week of November 19-25, 2018.
Only two titles survive from last week’s list, and the top seller this week? Man, it crushes everyone!

10. *5,026 *80,966 Seishun Buta Yarou Series Vol.1
aka 青春ブタ野郎シリーズ
aka Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/seishun-buta-yarou-series/
No English License for the light novels
An anime adaptation is currently airing. It is set to cover volumes 1-5 of the series, while a film releasing in 2019 will adapt the final 2 volumes 6-7.

*9. *5,373 **5,373 The New Gate Vol.13
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/the-new-gate/
No English License

*8. *5,465 **5,465 Kidou Senshi Gundam NT
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/kidou-senshi-gundam-uc/
No English license for the Light Novel
Novel adaptation of the film of the same name. Which itself is based on the 11th volume of the Gundam Unicorn novel series.

*7. *8,026 *88,664 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! Vol.15
aka この素晴らしい世界に祝福を!
aka Konosuba God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/kono-subarashii-sekai-ni-shukufuku-o/
Licensed for English release by Yen On. They will be releasing the 7th volume December 11, 2018
22 episode anime series covering volumes 1-4 available on Crunchyroll. A feature film is coming in 2019. Based on information available, it might cover volume 5.

*6. *8,607 **8,607 Toaru Ossan no VRMMO Katsudouki Vol.17
aka とあるおっさんのVRMMO活動記
aka A Certain Middle-Aged Man’s VRMMO Activity Log
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/a-certain-middle-aged-mans-vrmmo-activity-log/
No English license for the light novels

*5. 12,584 *12,584 Kami-tachi ni Hirowareta Otoko Vol.5
aka 神達に拾われた男
aka The Man Picked Up By the Gods
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/the-man-picked-up-by-the-gods-reboot/
No English license for the light novels.

*4. 16,455 101,154 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei Vol.27
aka 魔法科高校の劣等生
aka The Irregular at Magic High School
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/mahouka-koukou-no-rettousei/
Licensed by Yen On. Volume 10 is being released December 18, 2018
26 episode Anime covered volume 1-7 excluding volume 5. Available on Crunchyroll

*3. 17,980 *17,980 Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata “FD” Vol.2
aka 冴えない彼女
Spin-Off of the series Saekano How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/saenai-heroine-no-sodatekata/
Appears to be short stories set within the main series’ timeline.
Original series is complete at 13 volumes.
No English license for the light novels.
The 8 volume manga adaptation has been released in English by Yen Press
25 episode anime aired January 2015-June 2017. A Film is set to release in 2019.

*2. 19,360 *19,360 Rokudenashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Records Vol.13
aka ロクでなし魔術講師と禁忌教典
aka Akashic Records of the Bastard Magical Instructor
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/akashic-records-of-the-bastard-magical-instructor/
No English license for the light novels.
The manga is licensed for English release by Seven Seas. Volume 5 released in November 2018.
Anime adaptation – 12 episodes covering the first 5 volumes. Licensed in NA by Funimation.

*1. 92,404 *92,404 Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. Vol.13
aka やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている。
aka My Youth Romantic Comedy is Wrong as a I Expected
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/yahari-ore-no-seishun-love-come-wa-machigatte-iru/
26 episode anime covered volumes 1-11
Licensed for English release by Yen On. Volume 7 will release February 19, 2019

the hero and his elf bride open a pizza palor in another world light novel review

The Hero and His Elf Bride Open a Pizza Parlor in Another World Light Novel Review


Review of the light novel The Hero and His Elf Bride Open a Pizza Palor in Another World by Kaya Kizaki.
Isekai. Elves. Fantasy. Pizza! Review is of the official English release from Yen On.

📔LIGHT NOVEL INFORMATION
TITLE: The Hero and His Elf Bride Open a Pizza Palor in Another World
AKA: 勇者ですが異世界でエルフ嫁とピザ店始めます, Yuusha desu ga Isekai de Elf Yome to Pizza-ten Hajimemasu
AUTHOR: Kaya Kizaki
ILLUSTRATOR: Shiso
TRANSLATOR: Kevin Steinbach
PUBLISHER (English): Yen On
RELEASE DATE (English): November 13, 2018
PURCHASE (Amazon): https://amzn.to/2Sm3dte
PURCHASE (Book Depository): http://bit.ly/2Ods93D

PUBLISHER (Japan): Super Dash Bunko (Shueisha)
RELEASE DATE (Japan): January 25, 2017
VOLUMES RELEASED (Japan to Date): 1 (Complete)
ANIME SERIES: None

Light Novel releases for december 2018

Light Novel Releases for December 2018


Here are all the new light novels being released in the month of December 2018
There are twenty-eight titles releasing this month! One last batch of light novels to challenge your wallet in 2018 😉

DECEMBER 3
Invaders of the Rokujouma Volume 18
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2Sb6HyJ

DECEMBER 7
The Combat Baker and Automaton Waitress Volume 7
Purchase from Bookwalker – http://bit.ly/2PW08Ds

DECEMBER 10
The Cursed Princess and the Lucky Knight
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2r3wHk7

How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord Volume 6
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2P0PDcP

DECEMBER 11
I’ve Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years and Maxed Out My Level Volume 3
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2DUH16t
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2KAr5Xs

Konosuba God’s Blessing on this Wonderful World Volume 7
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2SbMFUF
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2E2xlXA

Rokka Braves of the Six Flowers Volume 6
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2FE6gvt
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2KAP4Wl

That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Volume 4
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2P3NjC1
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2P4K5On

The Asterisk War Volume 8
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2DUHaXz
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2PVUCRb

The Devil is a Part-Timer Volume 12
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2DU25db
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2Am4toW

The Ancient Magus’s Bride The Golden Yarn
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2FIlSht
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2SfFtXB

DECEMBER 12
Lazy Dungeon Master Volume 3
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2R9ZGxZ

DECEMBER 13
Didn’t I Say to Make My Abilities Average in the Next Life? Volume 5 (eBook)
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2DUHgOV

DECEMBER 14
I Saved Too Many Girls and Caused the Apocalypse Volume 11
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2DVTuXs

DECEMBER 16
Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash Volume 12 (eBook)
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2DXyy2t

DECEMBER 18
Accel World Volume 16
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2FFnYPg
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2zvrFBo

The Irregular at Magic High School Volume 10
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2PUtFO0
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2QqWvVO

Kagerou Daze Volume 8
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2FFnZmi
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2BzNxwY

Baccano Volume 9
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2TIjom7
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2THAO2i

Reborn as a Vending Machine I Now Wander the Dungeon Volume 3
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2S8FYmr
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2DN366d

Sword Art Online Volume 15
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2FF53nw
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2ApzQPj

Arifureta Volume 4 (Print)
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2FH6lP0
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2AqQOgs

The Rising of the Shield Hero Volume 13
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2S9H7tV
Purchase from The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2Sg12ro

An Archdemon’s Dilemma How to Love Your Elf Bride Volume 3
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2ScH9B9

DECEMBER 20
The Magic in this Other World is Too Far Behind Volume 8
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2THpovG

DECEMBER 24
Infinite Stratos Volume 5
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2DI01UO

DECEMBER 26
Kokoro Connect Volume 3
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2Rbt9HT

DECEMBER 30
Sorcerous Stabber Orphen Volume 3
Purchase from Amazon – https://amzn.to/2TIcltG

top 10 light novels in japan for the week of november 12-18 2018

Top 10 Light Novels in Japan for the week of November 12-18, 2018


Here are the Top 10 Light Novels in Japan for the week of November 12-18, 2018.

10. *6,650 *10,836 Maou Gakuin no Futekigousha: Shijou Saikyou no Maou no Shiso, Tensei shite Shison-tachi no Gakkou e Kayou Vol.3
aka 魔王学院の不適合者 ~史上最強の魔王の始祖、転生して子孫たちの学校へ通う~
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/maou-gakuin-no-futekigousha/
No English License

*9. *7,035 **7,035 Nanchatte Cinderella: Oukoku Souran-hen Vol.2
aka なんちゃってシンデレラ 王国騒乱編 お伽話のつづき、はじめました。
aka Fake Cinderella
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/fake-cinderella/
No English License

*8. *7,624 *13,437 Netgame no Yome wa Onna no Ko ja Nai to Omotta? Vol.18
aka ネトゲの嫁は女の子じゃないと思った?
aka And You Thought There is Never a Girl Online?
http://www.novelupdates.com/series/netoge-no-yome-wa-onnanoko-ja-nai-to-omotta/
No license for the light novels
The 12 episode anime was licensed by Funimation

*7. *8,652 **8,652 Watashi, Nouryoku wa Heikinchi de tte Itta yo ne! Vol.9
aka 私、能力は平均値でって言ったよね!
aka Didn’t I Say to Make My Abilities Average in the Next Life?
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/i-said-make-my-abilities-average/
Licensed for English release by Seven Seas. The 5th volume releases in eBook format in December 2018.

*6. *8,778 **8,778 Tensei Kizoku no Isekai Boukenroku Vol.4
aka 転生貴族の異世界冒険録
aka Adventure Record of Reincarnated Aristocrat
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/adventure-record-of-reincarnated-aristocrat-the-apostle-of-gods-who-doesnt-know-self-esteem/
No English License

*5. 10,343 *80,638 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! Vol.15
aka この素晴らしい世界に祝福を!
aka Konosuba God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/kono-subarashii-sekai-ni-shukufuku-o/
Licensed for English release by Yen On. They will be releasing the 7th volume December 11, 2018
22 episode anime series covering volumes 1-4 available on Crunchyroll. A feature film is coming in 2019. Based on information available, it might cover volume 5.

*4. 12,716 *12,716 Goblin Slayer Gaiden: Year One Vol.2
aka Goblin Slayer Side Story: Year One
aka ゴブリンスレイヤー外伝:イヤーワン
Licensed for English release by Yen On. Volume 1 is currently available.

*3. 13,237 *24,583 Strike the Blood Vol.19
aka ストライク・ザ・ブラッド
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/strike-the-blood/
The series is officially being released in English by Yen On.
Volume 11 will be releasing in English on January 22, 2019
A 24 episode anime + 10 OVAs have been released to date. The 24 episode anime is available on Crunchyroll. A third OVA season is releasing in 2019

*2. 14,332 *29,225 Death March kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyousoukyoku Vol.15
aka デスマーチからはじまる異世界狂想曲
aka Death March to the Parallel World Rhapsody
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/death-march-kara-hajimaru-isekai-kyusoukyoku-ln/
Licensed for English release by Yen On. Volume 7 will be released January 22, 2019.
Had a 12 episode anime which aired January-March, 2018. It streamed on Crunchyroll
The manga is also licensed and being released by Yen Press

*1. 46,915 *84,699 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei Vol.27
aka 魔法科高校の劣等生
aka The Irregular at Magic High School
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/mahouka-koukou-no-rettousei/
Licensed by Yen On. Volume 10 is being released December 18, 2018
26 episode Anime covered volume 1-7 excluding volume 5. Available on Crunchyroll