Summer 2019 Anime: Official Twitter Hashtags & Pages
Summer is near, my dear friends, and our tablets and phones will need some extra space for all the amazing anime that are coming our way.
Seven Seas Entertainment announced more licensed light novels and manga for North America. The list includes Ikuto Yamashita, Takeru Kageyama, and Hiroyuki Utatane’s light novel series Neon Genesis Evangelion: Anima, Nagabe’s boys love manga The Wize Wize Beasts of the Wizarding Wizdoms, Takahito Oosaki and Ikuro’s fantasy manga series The Brave-Tuber, Asaya Miyanaga’s kid-friendly adventure manga series Nicola Traveling Around the Demon’s World and last but not least Ryo Shirakome and Takayaki’s light novels Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest Zero.
Deep in the forest lies a mysterious school of magic: Wizdoms, an institution attended by beastmen of all kinds. These studious fantasy creatures have come to live, learn, and perhaps even fall in love in this enchanting space. Follow the beauty and surprising humor of magical beasts with human hearts in this collection of BL stories by master mangaka Nagabe.
The Wize Wize Beasts of the Wizarding Wizdoms will be available in North America in print and digital platforms in a large trim size from 1 October 2019 at the price of $13.99 USA / $16.99 CAN.
What would have happened if the Human Instrumentality Project from the final two episodes of the original Neon Genesis Evangelion anime had never reached fruition? This official light novel series explores just that, allowing Shinji Ikari and the other pilots to age three years and face a different future. This alternate ending began serialization in Japan a decade ago, and remains the only light novel series for the legendary franchise. With the original 1990s anime series having its very first streaming release on Netflix in Spring 2019, these light novels are a perfect expansion for fans new and old.
Ikuto Yamashita, Takeru Kageyama, and Hiroyuki Utatane’s light novel series Neon Genesis Evangelion: Anima will be published in print and on digital platforms in single volume editions. Volume 1 can be purchased on 29 October 2019 for $13.99 USA / $16.99 CAN.
For the most part, Wisdaregidor is your typical fantasy world: monsters wreaking havoc, taverns packed with gung-ho adventurers, and a demon overlord looking to rule it all. But Wisdaregidor has one thing you’ll never find in Middle-earth: the Internet! Zane and Kuku are two adventurers trying to build a fanbase. The pair will do whatever it takes to get more subscribers for their videos, even if it means taking on the Demon Lord himself!
Takahito Oosaki and Ikuro’s hilarious sword-and-sorcery manga The Brave-Tuber will find its way to readers in North America in print and on digital platforms on 10 September 2019. The 1st volume will be available for $12.99 USA / $15.99 CAN.
In a land populated by demons, Nicola stands out: she’s a human girl traveling with her demon friend Simon. The spirited Nicola often gets in over her head, but she’s got her own magic powers to help her out when things get tough! This beautifully drawn manga has a unique art style reminiscent of a European children’s book and features an enchanting atmosphere that reminds of well-known tales like The Moomins and Hilda.
Asaya Miyanaga’s manga series will be released in print and digitally in single volumes. Volume 1 comes out on 22 October 2019 and costs $12.99 USA / $15.99 CAN.
Before Hajime was transported to Tortus, the Synergist Oscar Orcus was having his own adventure–but not willingly! Oscar is a simple working man, keeping his head down to earn his money and support an orphanage, until Miledi Reisen bursts into his life. She wants Oscar to join her in a quest to defeat the gods. Oscar refuses to chase after that kind of danger… until that kind of danger finds its way to him.
The light novel series Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest Zero will be published in single volume editions in print only. The first volume will be released on September 3, 2019 for $14.99 USA / $17.99 CAN.