J-Novel Club announced new light novel and manga licenses during their panel at this year’s Anime Expo! Below are the titles that they announced (no synopsis were provided by J-Novel Club for any of the titles nor were there release dates):

Light Novels

  • There was no Secret Evil-Fighting Organization (srsly?!), So I Made One MYSELF!
  • Otherside Picnic: Their Strang Exploration Files
  • The Combat Baker and Automation Waitress
  • Onna dakara, to Party wo Tsuihosareta no de Densetsu no Majo to Saikyo Tag wo Kumimashita
  • Seinaru Kishi no Ankokudo


  • Sorcerous Stabber Orphen: Reckless Journey
  • Cooking with Wild Game
  • Demon Lord, Retry!

About The Author

Josh Piedra

Josh (or J.J. as some have come to call him), is a long-time geek culture enthusiast with a deep passion for anime, manga and Japanese culture. Josh also has a Bachelor of Arts in Game Design and is a creative writer who has created original content for over 20 years! He is also the author of the original English light novel Final Hope.