News Henneko's 8th Novel & Art Book Delayed Due to Kantoku's Health
posted on 2014-03-01 18:15 EST
Novel illustrator Kantoku announced on Friday that due to his poor health, Kadokawa's Media Factory Bunko J imprint is delaying two books. He explained that there has been a recurrence of his pneumothorax condition. Although he vowed not to give up and continued working as much as possible in the hospital, his hospital stay has been extended.
As a result, MF Bunko J is delaying novelist Sou Sagara and Kantoku's eighth Hentai Ōji to Warawanai Neko. (The "Hentai" Prince and the Stony Cat. or Henneko) light novel volume and the Hentai Ōji to Warawanai Neko. Kantoku Art Works book (pictured right) from March 25 to April 25. The imprint is also postponing Kantoku and Sagara's autograph session for the two releases from March 29 to May 6. Both the illustrator and the imprint apologized for the delays.
Sagara's original light novel series inspired a television anime series last April. Crunchyroll streamed the anime into several countries as it aired in Japan, and Sentai Filmworks licensed the anime for North America.