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The End Is Not the End with Seven Seas’ License of NEON GENESIS EVANGELION: ANIMA Light Novels

January 11th, 2019

Seven Seas Entertainment is thrilled to announce the license acquisition–both print and digital–of Neon Genesis Evangelion: ANIMA by Ikuto Yamashita, Takeru Kageyama, and Hiroyuki Utatane, a light novel series exploring an alternate ending to one of the most influential anime series of all time! What would have happened if the Human Instrumentality Project–from the final […]

Monster Boys Fall in Love in Seven Seas’ Release of THE WIZE WIZE BEASTS OF THE WIZARDING WIZDOMS Boys’ Love Manga by Nagabe

January 11th, 2019

Seven Seas Entertainment is delighted to announce the license acquisition–both print and digital–of the manga The Wize Wize Beasts of the Wizarding Wizdoms by Nagabe, a collection of eight magical tales of beastly Boys’ Love from the creator of The Girl from the Other Side: Siuil A Run! Deep in the forest lies a mysterious […]

Seven Seas Slays Social Media with License of THE BRAVE-TUBER Fantasy Manga

January 11th, 2019

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce the license acquisition–both print and digital–of the manga series The Brave-Tuber by Takahito Oosaki and Ikuro, the hilarious sword-and-sorcery manga where heroes fight monsters for gold, glory…and online subscribers! For the most part, Wisdaregidor is your typical fantasy world: monsters wreaking havoc, taverns packed with gung-ho adventurers, and […]

Seven Seas Leaps into Adventure with License of Kid-Friendly Manga NICOLA TRAVELING AROUND THE DEMON’S WORLD

January 11th, 2019

Seven Seas Entertainment is excited to announce the license acquisition–both print and digital–of the manga series Nicola Traveling Around the Demon’s World by Asaya Miyanaga, a kid-friendly adventure about a young girl and her demonic pal exploring a fascinating world! In a land populated by demons, Nicola stands out: she’s a human girl traveling with […]

Seven Seas Expands the Franchise Even Further with License of ARIFURETA: FROM COMMONPLACE TO WORLD’S STRONGEST ZERO Light Novels in Print

January 11th, 2019

After yesterday’s license announcement for the manga edition, Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to also announce the license acquisition of the Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest Zero light novels in print! This backstory series by Ryo Shirakome and Takayaki is published digitally by J-Novel Club, with Seven Seas to publish the paperback editions. Before […]

Of Mice and Men: Seven Seas Licenses Setona Mizushiro’s THE CORNERED MOUSE DREAMS OF CHEESE Boys’ Love/Josei Manga Series

January 10th, 2019

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce the license acquisition of the manga The Cornered Mouse Dreams of Cheese and its sequel The Carp on the Chopping Block Jumps Twice by Setona Mizushiro, a Mature-rated josei drama about two men and their fraught sexual relationship by the creator of Black Rose Alice and After School […]

Seven Seas Doubles Down on Adventure with License of ARIFURETA: ZERO and ARIFURETA: I LOVE ISEKAI Manga Series

January 10th, 2019

Seven Seas Entertainment is excited to announce the license acquisition–both print and digital–of two manga spin-offs from the hit multimedia franchise: the backstory series Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest Zero by Ryo Shirakome and Ataru Kamichi, and the 4-panel comedy series Arifureta: I Love Isekai by Ryo Shirakome and Misaki Mori! In Arifureta: From […]

Get Spirited Away with Seven Seas’ Release of GHOSTLY THINGS Manga

January 10th, 2019

Seven Seas Entertainment is delighted to announce the license acquisition–both print and digital–of the manga Ghostly Things by Ushio Shirotori, the gorgeous supernatural manga about living in a house of spirits! High school student Takahara Yachiho has just moved into a notoriously haunted house on the outskirts of town. With only her cat Fuku-chan for […]

Like Music to Your Ears: Seven Seas Licenses BECOME YOU: KIMI NI NARE Manga by Ichigo Takano

January 9th, 2019

Seven Seas Entertainment is excited to announce the license acquisition of the manga Become You: Kimi ni Nare by Ichigo Takano, the new dramatic manga about high school musicians by the creator of the Eisner-nominated orange! Ashie Taiyou is a high school musician with dreams of stardom, but when his bandmates quit on him, it […]

Seven Seas Wields a New Hit with License of REINCARNATED AS A SWORD Light Novel Series

January 9th, 2019

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce the license acquisition–both print and digital–of Reincarnated as a Sword by Yuu Tanaka and Llo, the light novel series about an otaku reborn as a weapon for a beautiful cat girl! When a 30-year-old salaryman and games enthusiast is suddenly killed in a car accident, he finds himself […]

Seven Seas Raises Hell the Right Way with License of HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DEVIL Fantasy Manga

January 9th, 2019

Seven Seas Entertainment is excited to announce the license acquisition–both print and digital–of the manga How to Train Your Devil by Tonchi Kataoka, the hilarious fantasy manga about a heroine tasked with reforming a tiny demon lord! In a magical world where demons threaten humankind, a young woman with a magic sword rises up to […]

Seven Seas Sweetens Its Yuri Lineup with OUR WONDERFUL DAYS Manga License

January 9th, 2019

Seven Seas Entertainment is delighted to announce the license acquisition–both print and digital–of Our Wonderful Days by Kei Hamuro, the touching yuri manga series about two girls falling in love in the Japanese countryside! On the first day of high school, Koharu is struck speechless at the sight of the beautiful new transfer student, Mafuyu. […]

Seven Seas Has Sweet Dreams with Yumi Unita’s SLEEPING BEAUTY Manga License

January 13th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce their license of the manga series Sleeping Beauty—a modern day fairy tale from Yumi Unita, the creator of the critically-acclaimed Bunny Drop. High school student Yaneko loves to sleep, so much that she can barely wake up of her own accord. That is, until she is roused from […]

Seven Seas Combats Evil with Cutie Honey A Go Go! Manga License

January 13th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is excited to announce the license acquisition of Hideaki Anno and Shinpei Itou’s Cutie Honey a Go Go! manga, the stand-alone manga omnibus featuring none other than Cutie Honey—one of the most globally well-known and beloved anime characters from famed creator, Go Nagai. Tokyo is under seige by the terrorist organization known […]

Seven Seas Expands The Testament of Sister New Devil Franchise with Storm! Spin-Off Manga License

January 12th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce their license of Tetsuto Uesu and Fumihiro Kiso’s The Testament of Sister New Devil Storm!—the supernatural comedy spin-off to The Testament of Sister New Devil where demonic step-sisters vie for more power and pleasure than ever before! High school student Toujo Basara’s life has taken a turn for […]

Seven Seas Takes Center Stage with Hatsune Miku: Bad∞End∞Night Manga Series

January 12th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce the license acquisition of Hitoshizuku-P × Yama△ and Tsubata Nozaki’s Hatsune Miku: Bad∞End∞Night, a three-volume gothic mystery manga series featuring the world-famous vocaloid pop-star, Hatsune Miku. Hatsune Miku is a young woman seeking to become an actress, but just as it seems her chance has come, everything is […]

Seven Seas Moves to the Head of the Class with a Full-Color Edition of HOLLOW FIELDS Graphic Novels

January 11th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is excited to announce the upcoming full-color edition of Madeleine Rosca’s award-winning steampunk series, Hollow Fields! Originally released in standard black & white manga format, this all-new release of Hollow Fields will be presented at a deluxe trim size, left-to-right reading order, and full-color pages, presenting these magical school halls like readers […]

Seven Seas Shoots for the Stars with CAPTAIN HARLOCK: DIMENSIONAL VOYAGE Manga Series

January 11th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is proud to announce the license of Leiji Matsumoto and Kouiti Shimahoshi’s Captain Harlock: Dimensional Voyage—an all-new contemporary take on one of the most revered and recognizable characters in science fiction history: the space pirate Captain Harlock! When Tadashi Daiba’s father is murdered by invaders known as the Mazon, he becomes frustrated […]

Seven Seas Waxes Poetic with THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO Manga License

January 11th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is proud to announce their license of Moriyama Ena’s The Count of Monte Cristo—a gorgeously-illustrated manga adaptation of Alexandre Dumas’ classic tale of reverence and revenge. Set in the time just before Napoleon’s return to power, this adventurous tale follows the trials and tribulations of Edmond Dantès. After being unjustly imprisoned on […]

Seven Seas Has Hell to Pay with Go Nagai and Rui Takatou’s Devilman G Horror Manga Series

January 11th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is excited to announce the license acquisition of Go Nagai and Rui Takatou’s Devilman G manga series, a modern retelling of the horror manga epic that pulls elements from the franchise’s rich forty year history. When demons begin taking over the bodies of humans, only the strongest survive. When a practicing young […]

Seven Seas Revitalizes Literary Classics with New Line-Up of Manga Artist Illustrated Novels

January 11th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce the expansion of its line of illustrated classic literary novels with five new titles featuring the original cherished novel text accompanied by black & white and color illustrations from beloved manga artists. The Secret Garden Illustrated by prolific light novel artist Shiina Yuu, readers of all ages will […]

Seven Seas Dreams Big with ALICE & ZOUROKU Manga Series

January 10th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is proud to announce the license acquisition of Tetsuya Imai’s Alice & Zouroku manga series, a modern fantasy story about the unlikeliest of friendships leading to the most astonishing of adventures. A group of young girls possess a mysterious power known as “Alice’s Dream,” which gives them the ability to turn their […]

Seven Seas Returns to Battle with the MAGICAL GIRL SPECIAL OPS ASUKA Manga Series

January 10th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce the license acquisition of Makoto Fukami and Seigo Tokiya’s Magical Girl Special Ops Asuka—an all-new, dark and sexy genre mash-up manga series where magical girls meet military warfare! When the Earth is threatened by the sudden appearance of undead creatures, a group of young women blessed with powers […]

Seven Seas Transforms with UNMAGICAL GIRL Manga Series

January 10th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce the license acquisition of Ryuichi Yokoyama and Manmaru Kamitsuki’s The Later Daily Life of the Magic Girl manga series, to be released in English as Unmagical Girl—an atypical take on the popular magical girl genre. Pretty Angel Nirvana was everyone’s favorite magical girl, and her TV show was […]

Seven Seas Raises the Curtain with Hatsune Miku Presents: Hachune Miku’s Everyday Vocaloid Paradise Manga Series

January 9th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is excited to announce the license acquisition of Ontama’s Hatsune Miku Presents: Hachune Miku’s Everyday Vocaloid Paradise, a full-color comic collection based on the global hit vocaloid franchise, Hatsune Miku! The first fan creation to receive official recognition within the Vocaloid world, Hachune Miku is the small and spirited spin-off character of […]

Seven Seas Dives Deep with WADANOHARA AND THE GREAT BLUE SEA Manga Series

January 9th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is proud to announce their acquisition of Mogeko’s magical all-ages adventure, Wadanohara and the Great Blue Sea. Based off the fan-favorite video game of the same name, Wadanohara and the Great Blue Sea follows the story of a young witch named Wadanohara and her quest to save her ocean kingdom. Seven Seas […]

Seven Seas Gears Up for Battle with ABSOLUTE DUO Manga

January 9th, 2017

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce the license of Takumi Hiiragiboshi and Shinichirou Nariie’s Absolute Duo, the ongoing magical battle manga based on the original light novel that inspired the 2016 anime. To avenge the death of his younger sister, Tor Kokonoe enters the prestigious Koryo Academy, a high school dedicated to training its […]

Seven Seas Entertainment Proudly Announces My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness Manga

October 28th, 2016

Seven Seas Entertainment is delighted to announce their acquisition of Kabi Nagata’s autobiographical manga, My Lesbian Experience With Loneliness. A hugely popular comic on Pixiv, My Lesbian Experience With Loneliness was released in print this past June by Japanese publisher East Press, offering readers an honest and heartfelt look at one young woman’s exploration of […]

Seven Seas To Publish Limited Edition of The Ancient Magus’ Bride Volume 6 with Bonus Chapter Booklet

October 28th, 2016

Seven Seas Entertainment is happy to announce the upcoming special limited edition release of The Ancient Magus’ Bride volume six, which will include a bonus chapter of the series never before officially released in English. The bonus chapter, featuring Chise being comforted by Elias during a thunder storm, will be packaged as a separate booklet […]

Seven Seas Dashes Off to Adventure With Tales of Zestiria Manga License

October 28th, 2016

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce the license acquisition of the Tales of Zestiria manga adaptation. Based on the popular video game of the same name, and marking the 20th anniversary in the “Tales of…” franchise, Tales of Zestiria is a new ongoing manga series written and drawn by Shiramine, that encapsulates all the […]

Seven Seas Seeks A Higher Education With Akashic Records of the Bastard Magical Instructor Manga License

October 28th, 2016

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce the license acquisition of Akashic Records of the Bastard Magical Instructor. Based on the popular light novel by the Japanese author Tarou Hitsuji and featuring the art of Japanese manga artist Aosa Tsunemi, Akashic Records of the Bastard Magical Instructor is a new ongoing manga series that follows […]

Seven Seas Wanders Into the Woods with Red Riding Hood and the Big Sad Wolf Shoujo Manga

October 27th, 2016

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce the license acquisition of Hachijou Shin’s on-going shoujo manga series, Red Riding Hood and the Big Sad Wolf. Red Riding Hood and the Big Sad Wolf is a cheeky take on the Red Riding Hood story for fans of Alice in the Country of… and Dictatorial Grimoire, and […]

Seven Seas Keeps It In the Family With Nozomu Tamaki’s Don’t Meddle With My Daughter Superhero Manga

October 27th, 2016

Seven Seas Entertainment is proud to announce the license acquisition of fan-favorite Nozomu Tamaki’s sexy superhero manga series, Don’t Meddle With My Daughter. Nozomu Tamaki is best known as the creator of the New York Times’ best selling series, Dance in the Vampire Bund. Putting aside fangs for capes, Don’t Meddle With My Daughter follows […]

Seven Seas Sprouts Animal Ears with License of Supernatural Shoujo Manga Beasts of Abigaile

October 26th, 2016

Seven Seas Entertainment is proud to announce the license acquisition of Aoki Spica’s shoujo fantasy adventure, Beasts of Abigaile! Beasts of Abigaile follows a young woman’s fantastical adventures in the mythical country of Ruberia—and all the trials, tribulations, and attractive half-beast people that come with it! In this exciting new series loosely inspired by the […]

Seven Seas Casts A Spell With Generation Witch Manga

October 26th, 2016

Seven Seas Entertainment is excited to announce the acquisition of Isaki Uta’s bewitching slice of life manga series, Gendai Majo Zukan—to be released in English as Generation Witch. In the world of Generation Witch, 1% of the population are witches. Most non-magical people look up to these witches and envy their power, but as witches […]

Seven Seas Continues its Scholarly Pursuit with the Second Volume of Monster Girl Encyclopedia

October 25th, 2016

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce the acquisition of Kenkou Cross’ Monster Girl Encyclopedia Volume II. Written and illustrated by Kenkou Cross, known for the infamous Monster Girl Encyclopedia Volume I, Monster Girl Encyclopedia Volume II features one hundred all-new lascivious monster girls just waiting to be discovered! This is truly the ultimate source […]

Seven Seas Powers Up with Concrete Revolutio: The Complete Saga Omnibus Collection

October 25th, 2016

Seven Seas Entertainment is excited to announce the license acquisition of Concrete Revolutio: The Complete Saga, a manga series of superhuman proportions! Concrete Revolutio: The Complete Saga is a two-volumes-in-one omnibus collection, based on the popular original anime, Concrete Revolutio, from acclaimed Japanese studio BONES—known for its original works such as Space Dandy and Darker […]

Seven Seas Makes Gamers’ Dreams Come True with Yurino Tsukigase’s Otome Mania!! Manga

October 24th, 2016

Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce the license acquisition of Yurino Tsukigase’s Otome Mania!!, the story of a young woman living her gamer dream! Marking Seven Seas Entertainment’s twelve year anniversary, Otome Mania!! is the first in a week-long list of new titles being announced in celebration. Yurino Tsukigase is a manga creator best […]

Seven Seas Entertainment Releases Critically-Acclaimed orange eBooks

September 28th, 2016

Seven Seas Entertainment is proud to offer Ichigo Takano’s critically-acclaimed orange manga series as all-new digital editions, available this Fall across a variety of eBook platforms. Originally published in print in two omnibus editions under the title “orange: The Complete Collection,” the digital editions of orange will be released as five single volumes, matching the […]

Seven Seas Expands on Anime Expo with Details of New Licenses

August 4th, 2016

This past July, we at Seven Seas were thrilled to attend Anime Expo 2016. Along with meeting thousands of manga fans, co-hosting a panel with Monster Musume creator OKAYADO, and proudly sharing a booth with Ninja Division (partner in our new game division, Shinobi 7), we also announced several new licenses at our industry panel: […]

Rest in Peace, Anastasia

July 13th, 2015

The staff of Seven Seas extends its heartfelt condolences to the friends and family of Anastasia Moreno, who recently passed away. Anastasia was, among many things, a talented Japanese translator who we were fortunate enough to work with over the years. Her titles with us included Kisses Sighs and Cherry Blossom Pink, Girl Friends, Girls […]