Yen Press Adds The Witch's Printing Office, Overlord: Undead King Oh!, Kemono Friends a la Carte Manga
posted on by Jennifer Sherman
Yen Press announced on Friday that it has licensed The Witch's Printing Office, Overlord: Undead King Oh!, and Kemono Friends a la Carte manga; the A Mysterious Job Called Oda Nobunaga, Suppose a Kid From the Last Dungeon Boonies Moved to a Starter Town, World's Strongest Rearguard: Labyrinth Country & Dungeon Seekers, and The Greatest Mao Is Reborn to Get Friends novels; and Your Name. The Official Guide book for Makoto Shinkai's your name. film. The titles will ship in October.
Story Summary: Mika Kamiya was a completely average girl on her way back home from Japan's biggest
amateur comics and book-selling event, Comic Market...until she got whisked off to a
parallel fantasy world! To get back home, Mika is going to have to look for
transportation magic at the magic tome-selling event, Magic Market!
Story Summary: Overlord is back with a humorous four-panel twist that'll
have you rolling on the floor! Featuring the Great Tomb of Nazarick and your favorite
characters, Overlord guru extraordinaire Jūami is here with a new spin-off of the super-
Story Summary: Filled with illustrations and manga galore, this Kemono
Friends anthology is all about the fun of Japari Park! Catch up with Kaban, Serval, and all
your favorite Friends!
Title: A Mysterious Job Called Oda Nobunaga (Oda Nobunaga to Iu Nazo no Shokugyō ga Mahō Kenshi yori Cheat Datta node, Ōkoku o Tsukuru Koto ni Shimashita novel volume 1
Authors: Kisetsu Morita (story), Kaito Shibano (art)
Story Summary: From the author of hit series of I've Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years and
Maxed Out My Level comes A Mysterious Job Called Oda Nobunaga! In this world, on
the day they reach adulthood, everyone visits the temple to receive their life's calling.
Many will become warriors or magic users. But when Arsrod, the frail younger brother
of a minor feudal lord, goes in for his career, he comes out with...Oda Nobunaga?! Not
only has no one ever heard of the job, but not a single person can figure out what it's
even supposed to mean. When this young man inherits the experience, tactics, and prowess in war of the great Sengoku strategist Nobunaga, though, his very destiny will change!
Title: Suppose a Kid From the Last Dungeon Boonies Moved to a Starter Town (Tatoeba Last Dungeon Mae no Mura no Shōnen ga Joban no Machi de Kurasu Yō na Monogatari novel volume 1
Authors: Toshio Satō (story), Nao Watanuki (art)
Story Summary: Lloyd is a novice adventurer whose
dream is to discover “true strength” in the capital he's always admired, despite growing
up with neighbors who always considered him weak. The story starts with him departing
his hometown, which just so happens to be located right next to…one of the most
dangerous dungeons in the world?! Lloyd may think of himself as powerless, but when
he goes to the city that serves as the starter town for adventurers, the difference
between him and everyone else couldn't be starker!
Title: World's Strongest Rearguard: Labyrinth Country & Dungeon Seekers (Sekai Saikyō no Kōei: Meikyūkoku no Shinjin Tansakusha novel volume 1
Authors: Tōwa (story), Hūka Kazabana (art)
Story Summary: After living life as a corporate lapdog, Arihito
is reborn in a fantasy world. Strangely, the class he's assigned is the very ambiguously
titled “Rearguard.” It seems weird, but Arihito soon figures out that, though it isn't
flashy, he's gained the ability to do just about everything in battle, from assisting
attacking and defending to healing! As he begins his new life, he quickly gathers curious
companions: his “senior” supervisor who's younger than he is, a mysterious demi-
human mercenary girl, and a gorgeous high-level swordswoman. With this bevvy of
interesting ladies in his party, his journey as the greatest supporter who's ever lived
Story Summary: The greatest demon lord in all of history, Varvatos, has reigned for several
millennia as absolute ruler. Now, there's only one thing left for him to do...enjoy the life
of an average commoner! When he's reincarnated as a villager in a non-descript town,
everything seems to be going as he hoped, but there's just one slight problem—even
when he holds back, Varvatos is still too strong! Soon, rumors about him spread, and
he's approached by all sorts of men, women, and assailants! The quiet life he's always
dreamed of seems far away indeed...
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