Top 10 Light Novels in Japan for the week of July 23-29, 2018


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Here are the Top 10 Light Novels in Japan for the week of July 23-29, 2018

10) 06,267 Hoshi no Kirby : Star Allies – Friends Daibouken! Hen
Novelization of the storyline for the Kirby Star Allies video game

9) 06,417 Kono Subarashii sekai ni shukufuku o! 14
aka Konosuba God’s Blessing on this Wonderful World!
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/kono-subarashii-sekai-ni-shukufuku-o/
Light Novels licensed in English by Yen On. Volume 6 releases August 21, 2018
Manga licensed in English by Yen Press
There is an anime adaptation. 20 episodes + 2 OVAs (Covered volumes 1-4). Licensed by Crunchyroll

8) 06,432 Kyuutei Shinkan Monogatari 3
No English License.

7) 06,861 Hazure Waku no “Joutai ijou Skill” de saikyou ni natta ore ga subete o juurin surumade 1
aka I Became the Strongest With The Failure Frame【Abnormal State Skill】As I Devastated Everything
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/i-became-the-strongest-with-the-failure-frame%e3%80%90abnormal-state-skill%e3%80%91as-i-devastated-everything/
No English License

6) 07,486 Seitokai no Shuunen- Hekiyou Gakuen Seitokai  mokushiroku 9
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/seitokai-no-ichizon/
No English License.

5) 07,532 Imouto Sae ireba ii. 10 
aka A Sister’s All You Need
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/imouto-sae-ireba-ii/
Licensed for English release by Yen On. Volume 2 releases Sept. 18, 2018
12 episode anime. Currently streaming on Crunchyroll. The anime covered volumes 1-3 with some material from volume 4

4) 10,960 Shin High School DxD 1 
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/high-school-dxd/
No English license for the light novels.
The manga is licensed for English release by Yen Press. Volume 10 released in December.
Anime adaptation – 36 episodes + 4 OVAs. Licensed in NA by Funimation. Available on Crunchyroll. The anime has covered volumes 1-7 & part of 8. The 4th anime season, High School DxD Hero began airing in April 2018.

3) 12,501 Roku de nashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Record 12 
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 4 releases in August.
Anime adaptation – 12 episodes. Licensed in NA by Funimation.

2) 13,595 Arifureta shokugyou de sekai saikyou Rei(Zero) 2
https://j-novel.club/s/arifureta-zero
Licensed for English release by J-Novel Club.

1) 23,608 Mirai no Mirai
aka Mirai of the Future
https://myanimelist.net/anime/36936/Mirai_no_Mirai
Licensed for English release by Yen On
The film just released in Japan on July 20.

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is it wrong to try to pick up girls in a dungeon volume 11 light novel review

Is It Wrong to Try to Pick-Up Girls in a Dungeon Volume 11 Light Novel Review


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Review of the light novel Is It Wrong to Try to Pick-Up Girls in a Dungeon Volume 11 by Fujino Omori

📔LIGHT NOVEL INFORMATION
TITLE: Is It Wrong to Try to Pick-Up Girls in a Dungeon
AKA: ダンジョンに出会いを求めるのは間違っているのだろうか, Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru no Darou ka, Danmachi, Familia Myth
AUTHOR: Fujino Omori
ILLUSTRATOR: Suzuhito Yasuda
PUBLISHER (English): Yen On
RELEASE DATE (English): June 12, 2018
PURCHASE (Amazon.com): https://amzn.to/2LVWlmY
PURCHASE (Book Depository): http://bit.ly/2kv07UU

PUBLISHER (Japan): GA Bunko
RELEASE DATE (Japan): October 14, 2016
VOLUMES RELEASED (Japan to Date): 13 (most recent released February 14, 2018)
ANIME SERIES: Yes. 13 episodes. Covered volumes 1-5.

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Light Novel releases for August 2018

Light Novel Releases for August 2018


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Here are the Light Novels releasing in August 2018! Lots of titles, and a bunch of new light novel series getting released as well.
I missed a few titles while recording, but kind of jammed them in while I was editing. Sorry for that. It’s kinda sloppy.

August 3
Invaders of the Rokujouma Volume 15
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2LSKrtS

 

August 5
Lazy Dungeon Master Volume 1
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2LQbFOF

 

August 07
Arifureta Volume 3 (Print)
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2uT6Zky
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2NL22kX

Didn’t I Say to Make My Abilities Average in the Next Life? Volume 2 (Print)
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2NR4Xsr
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2LMKJmk

Monster Girl Doctor Volume 3
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2AfIT8L
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2NOjxRd

Toradora Volume 2
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2OkURAU
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2LJsU7m

August 9
Boogiepop Overdrive: The King of Distortion (Early Digital Release)
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2n6uItj

Didn’t I Say to Make My Abilities Average in the Next Life? Volume 3 (Digital)
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2LStQmZ

Me, a Genius? I Was Reborn into Another World and I Think They’ve Got the Wrong Idea Volume 3 (Final Volume)
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2LtlrKr

August 11
Arifureta Volume 7 (Digital)
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2LEZzeo

August 13
I Saved Too Many Girls and Caused the Apocalypse Volume 9
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2uUNJTN

August 15
Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash Volume 10 (Digital)
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2K5gQsw

August 16
The Magic in this Other World is Too Far Behind Volume 5
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2LO4Ct6

August 17
The Combat Baker and Automaton Waitress, Vol. 5
Bookwalker – http://bit.ly/2mNk8aD

An Archdemon’s Dilemma: How to Love Your Elf Bride Volume 1
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2AgbkmY

August 18
The Rising of the Shield Hero Volume 12
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2JZtaKH
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2OlsdzJ

August 20
Infinite Stratos Volume 3
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2Agn8FU

August 21
Fireworks, Should We See It from the Side or the Bottom? (light novel)
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2LSuroJ
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2AoXcYX

Defeating the Demon Lord’s a Cinch (If You’ve Got a Ringer), Vol. 1
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2AdU0ir
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2Oinr5U

Sword Art Online 14 (light novel)
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2OgnNdv
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2Agsp0a

A Certain Magical Index, Vol. 16 (light novel)
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2JYNJqH
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2NPgvwg

The Asterisk War, Vol. 7 (light novel)
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2uTelV9
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2LvtNkY

Rokka: Braves of the Six Flowers, Vol. 5 (light novel)
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2NLGc0M
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2K0VlJc

I’ve Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years and Maxed Out My Level, Vol. 2
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2LtBPdK
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2OlZPxf

That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime, Vol. 3
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2NMkuJS
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2LSq0u0

Reborn as a Vending Machine, I Now Wander the Dungeon, Vol. 2 (light novel)
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2JYZu0n
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2K4MPc2

The Devil Is a Part-Timer!, Vol. 11
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2LSLEy8
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2LpXhR0

Konosuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World!, Vol. 6
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2LtmrOH
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2JW8zHb

Baccano!, Vol. 8
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2LIBaEP
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2vaxS2S

August 22
Kokoro Connect Volume 1
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2KcXd1m

August 26
Sorcerous Stabber Orphen Volume 1
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2Or5thT

August 28
Otorimonogatari
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2OkArbi
The Book Depository – http://bit.ly/2Luin0L

Seirei Gensouki Volume 1
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2v3GDfF

August 30
If It’s For My Daughter I’d Even Defeat a Demon Lord Volume 7
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2Age4ku

August 31
The Eccentric Master and the Fake Lover
Amazon – https://amzn.to/2NPoxVI

top 10 light novels in japan for the week of July 16-22 2018

The Top 10 Light Novels in Japan for the week of July 16-22, 2018


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Here are the Top 10 Light Novels in Japan for the week of July 16-22, 2018

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10) 04,990 Death march kara hajimaru isekai kyousoukyoku 14
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 6 will release in September 18, 2018.
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

9) 07,359 Kamitachi ni hirowareta otoko 4
aka The Man Picked Up By the Gods
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/the-man-picked-up-by-the-gods-reboot/
No English License.

8) 09,031 Eromanga Sensei 10
https://myanimelist.net/manga/63271/Eromanga-sensei
No English license for the Light Novels. The manga has been licensed by Dark Horse. The first volume is releasing October 9, 2018.
Had a 12 episode anime that aired April-June 2017. Streamed on Crunchyroll

7) 09,667 Seitokai no Shuunen Hekiyou Gakuen Seitokai  mokushiroku 9
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/seitokai-no-ichizon/

6) 10,194 Kono Subarashii sekai ni Shukufuku o! 14
aka Konosuba God’s Blessing on this Wonderful World!
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/kono-subarashii-sekai-ni-shukufuku-o/
Light Novels licensed in English by Yen On. Volume 6 releases August 21, 2018
Manga licensed in English by Yen Press
There is an anime adaptation. 20 episodes + 2 OVAs (Covered volumes 1-4). Licensed by Crunchyroll

5) 14,331 Roku de nashi Majutsu Koushi to akashic records 12
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 4 releases in August.
Anime adaptation – 12 episodes. Licensed in NA by Funimation.

4) 14,480 Shin High School DxD 1
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/high-school-dxd/
No English license for the light novels.
The manga is licensed for English release by Yen Press. Volume 10 released in December.
Anime adaptation – 36 episodes + 4 OVAs. Licensed in NA by Funimation. Available on Crunchyroll. The anime has covered volumes 1-7 & part of 8. The 4th anime season, High School DxD Hero began airing in April 2018.

3) 15,240 Kishibe Rohan wa Tawamurenai (Collection of Short Stories)
The manga has 121 volumes in Japan. It is licensed for English release by Viz.
Recent episodes of the anime adaptation can be viewed on Crunchyroll

2) 19,476 Imouto sae ireba Ii 10
aka A Sister’s All You Need
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/imouto-sae-ireba-ii/
Licensed for English release by Yen On. Volume 2 releases Sept. 18, 2018
12 episode anime. Currently streaming on Crunchyroll. The anime covered volumes 1-3 with some material from volume 4

1) 23,092 by adding both editions Mirai no Mirai
aka Mirai of the Future
https://myanimelist.net/anime/36936/Mirai_no_Mirai
Licensed for English release by Yen On
The film just released in Japan on July 20.

WorldEnd Volume 1 Light Novel Review

WorldEnd Volume 1 Light Novel Review


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Review of the light novel WorldEnd What Do You Do at the End of the World? Are You Busy? Will You Save Us? Volume 1 by Akira Kareno

📔LIGHT NOVEL INFORMATION
TITLE: WorldEnd What Do You Do at the End of the World? Are You Busy? Will You Save Us?
AKA: Shuumatsu Nani Shitemasuka? Isogashii desuka? Sukutte Moratte Ii desuka?, Sukasuka, 終末なにしてますか? 忙しいですか? 救ってもらっていいですか?
AUTHOR: Akira Kareno
ILLUSTRATOR: ue
PUBLISHER (English): Yen On
RELEASE DATE (English): July 31, 2018
PURCHASE (Amazon.com): https://amzn.to/2JZFlqJ
PURCHASE (Book Depository): http://bit.ly/2MvEm3x

PUBLISHER (Japan): Kadokawa Sneaker Bunko
RELEASE DATE (Japan): October 31, 2014
VOLUMES RELEASED (Japan to Date): 5 Volumes + 1 Side Story Volume (Complete. Sequel series is Sukamoka)
ANIME SERIES: 12 episodes. Adapted volumes 1-3

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SAO Alternative Gun Gale Online Volume 1

SAO Alternative Gun Gale Online Volume 1 Light Novel Review


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Review of the light novel Sword Art Online Alternative Gun Gale Online Volume 1 Squad Jam by Keiichi Sigsawa.
Spin-Off novel series based on Reki Kawahara’s Sword Art Online.

📔LIGHT NOVEL INFORMATION
TITLE: Sword Art Online Alternative Gun Gale Online
AKA: ソードアート・オンライン オルタナティブ ガンゲイル・オンライン, SAO:GGO
AUTHOR: Keiichi Sigsawa
ILLUSTRATOR: Kouhaku Kuroboshi
PUBLISHER (English): Yen On
RELEASE DATE (English): June 26, 2018
PURCHASE (Amazon.com): https://amzn.to/2NJGm8J
PURCHASE (Book Depository): http://bit.ly/2LzNPtK

PUBLISHER (Japan): Degeki Bunko
RELEASE DATE (Japan): December 10, 2014
VOLUMES RELEASED (Japan to Date): 7 (Ongoing. Most recent volume released June 9, 2018)
ANIME SERIES: 12 episodes. Covered up to Volume 3. Streamed on Crunchyroll

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Top 10 Light Novels in Japan for the week of July 9-15, 2018


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Here are the Top 10 Light Novels in Japan for the week of July 9-15, 2018.

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10) 05,053 Kono subarashii sekai ni shukufuku o! Extra – Ano orokamono ni mo kyakkou o! 3

aka Konosuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World! Extra, that fool is also in the spotlight! The Supporting Role can be Wonderful
No license for these spin-off novels.

9) 06,703 Watashi, nouryoku wa heikinchi de tte itta yo ne! 8

aka Didn’t I Say to Make My Abilities Average in the Next Life?!
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/i…
Licensed for English release by Seven Seas. Volume 3 releases digitally in August & print in September.

8) 07,272 Ore wo suki nano wa omae dake ka yo 9

Google translates as You Only Love Me
https://myanimelist.net/manga/96643/O…
No English License

7) 07,377 Maou gakuin no futekigousha 2

Google Translate – Mismatched School Nominee No English License

6) 10,224 Mirai no Mirai

aka Mirai of the Future
https://myanimelist.net/anime/36936/M…
Licensed for English release by Yen On The film just released in Japan on July 20.

5) 13,169 Kyoukaisenjou no Horizon XI A

aka Horizon in the Middle of Nowhere
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/k…
No English License
Had 2, 13 episode anime seasons, which aired in 2011 & 2012

4) 15,670 Kumo desu ga, nanika? 09

aka So I’m a Spider, So What?
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/k…
Licensed for English Release by Yen On. Volume 3 is releasing July 31.
Recently it’s been announced it will be getting an anime.
Yen Press also releases the manga in English

3) 15,707 Kono Subarashii sekai ni Shukufuku o! 14

aka Konosuba God’s Blessing on this Wonderful World!
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/k…
Light Novels licensed in English by Yen On. Volume 6 releases August 21, 2018
Manga licensed in English by Yen Press
There is an anime adaptation. 20 episodes + 2 OVAs (Covered volumes 1-4). Licensed by Crunchyroll

2) 27,240 Eromanga Sensei 10

https://myanimelist.net/manga/63271/E…
No English license for the Light Novels.
The manga has been licensed by Dark Horse. The first volume is releasing October 9, 2018.
Had a 12 episode anime that aired April-June 2017. Streamed on Crunchyroll

1) 30,297 Death March kara hajimaru isekai kyousoukyoku 14

aka Death March to the Parallel World Rhapsody
https://www.novelupdates.com/series/d…
Licensed for English release by Yen On. Volume 6 will release in September 18, 2018.
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