ICYMI: Yen Press News Roundup

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What You Need to Know:

  • Yen Press returns to bring us some new announcements and acquisitions for us to enjoy.
  • Make sure to check out the news/announcements below and get your wallets ready!
  • Ize Press Licenses Not-Sew-Wicked Stepmom

    Fan-Favorite Fantasy Romance Coming to Print Summer 2023!

    Ize Press announced the acquisition of Not-Sew-Wicked Stepmom, releasing in print August 2023. As a parody of the evil stepmother trope typically found in fairy tales such as Snow White, Not-Sew-Wicked Stepmom is a beloved reincarnation story that has received over five million views on Tapas.

    Not-Sew-Wicked Stepmom
    Art by Mo9Rang
    Original story by Iru

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    Once upon a time, there was a lovely young princess who suffered under her cruel stepmother…that is, until a children’s clothing designer is reborn as the evil queen! All Her Majesty, Abigail Friedkin, wants to do is dote on the adorable Princess Blanche and give her the happy childhood she deserves. The problem is, the previous Abigail has garnered a reputation for being extremely jealous and materialistic-and to top it off, her smile is the stuff of children’s nightmares! Will Abigail be able to convince her stepdaughter that she might not be so wicked after all?

    Yen Press Announces Toilet-bound Hanako-kun Manga Digital Simulpublication

    Digital Chapters of the Popular Supernatural Manga Series Releasing Simultaneously with Japan

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    Yen Press, LLC announced that it will be releasing individual digital chapters of the manga series Toilet-bound Hanako-kun simultaneously with Japan. This popular supernatural comedy is a bestselling manga by AidaIro, which received an anime adaptation in January 2020. Yen Press is publishing the manga in English, with Volumes 0-18 currently available. Yen Press has released Toilet-bound Hanako-kun as digital volumes prior to their print editions, and through digital serial chapter releases, fans will be able to read more of this beloved series sooner and more frequently.

    “Hanako-san, Hanako-san…are you there?”

    At Kamome Academy, rumors abound about the school’s Seven Mysteries, one of which is Hanako-san. Said to occupy the third stall of the third floor girls’ bathroom in the old school building, Hanako-san grants any wish when summoned. Nene Yashiro, an occult-loving high school girl who dreams of romance, ventures into this haunted bathroom…but the Hanako-san she meets there is nothing like she imagined! Kamome Academy’s Hanako-san…is a boy!

    Toilet-bound Hanako-kun, Chapters 92–95 will be available on March 7th exclusively on digital platforms, such as BOOK☆WALKER Global.

    Toilet-bound Hanako-kun is the latest addition to the Yen Press lineup of digital simulpublication manga series, a program that includes some of today’s most popular series, such as Black Butler, Kakegurui - Compulsive Gambler -, and Goblin Slayer. Alongside the Toilet-bound Hanako-kun 2023 anime project “restart” announced by TBS Animation in December 2022, Yen Press will be releasing the Toilet-bound Hanako-kun: First Stall box set in May 2023, containing the first ten volumes of the manga.

  • And that is it from Yen Press! THey are always announcing new acquisitions and projects from time to time so make sure to an eye out for your next favorite title!

Source: Official Press Release