Posts Categorized: NEWS

Polls Aplenty!!

For those of you who may not have seen them, About.com is hosting a series of polls for your favorite manga series of 2009, and Yen has a lot of titles in the running.  Here’s a list of the categories and the Yen nominees: Best New International Manga (Maximum Ride, Nightschool, and Toxic Planet) Best… Read More…

Reviewing the Review…

“In many ways the work of a critic is easy.  We risk little, yet enjoy a position over those who offer up their work and their selves to our judgement.  We thrive on negative criticism, which is fun to write and to read. “But, the bitter truth we critics face is that, in the grand… Read More…

Black Butler giveaway!

Looks nice, yes? Today’s Twitter giveaway is not only a copy of Black Butler Volume 1, but also a limited edition book cover from our friends at Square Enix. Our edition doesn’t quite fit the Japanese cover, but with some trimming, the leather look does suit it nicely. For those of you who haven’t been… Read More…

Yen Press Tweets!

Those of you following us on Twitter may have spotted last week’s ongoing Spice and Wolf novel giveaway, and we’d like to continue giving our loyal readers opportunities to take home free stuff! If you haven’t been following Yen Press on Twitter, well, now’s your chance! Visit our Twitter page here! Given the season, we… Read More…

Happy New YEN PLUS!

It’s almost the new year, and that means new things happening at Yen Press! Proudly making her manga debut on side “A” is Serena, star of our new original series based on the Gossip Girl novels. You might think you know Gossip Girl, but HyeKyung Baek’s cooked up an all-new story, adding her own unique… Read More…

Breaking News!

YEN PRESS TO PUBLISH MANGA ADAPTATION OF NEW YORK TIMES #1 BESTSELLING SERIES GOSSIP GIRL NEW YORK, DECEMBER 2, 2009 – Yen Press has announced that it will publish a manga adaptation of Cecily von Ziegesar’s New York Times bestselling series, GOSSIP GIRL, about the lives of girls at an elite New York City private… Read More…

Deck the Halls with YEN PLUS!

Thanksgiving is just days away, but before you dive into that turkey dinner, why not take a moment to dive into the latest issue of YEN PLUS?! Pandora Hearts and Pig Bride kick off this year’s holiday issue, packed with all kinds of goodies for you our dear fans. There’s already been a lot of… Read More…

Spice and Wolf — The Solution!!

Well, Spice and Wolf has definitely been the hot button issue on the site ever since we unveiled the new cover a couple of months back. Reaction among fans was immediate and opinionated, and I promised at the time that we would look into a possible solution for those fans who felt that they simply… Read More…

Happy Halloween!

IT’S PUMPKIN TIME! Carve a sweet Soul Eater pumpkin that’s sure to impress all your friends and neighbors! If you’re new to the whole pumpkin-carving thing, opt for the first pattern, but if you pride yourself on your championship gourd-sculpting skills, you may want to take the extra step and add that trademark soul outline… Read More…

Give thanks for YEN PLUS!

Though Thanksgiving is still a month away, it is never to early to pause and ponder that for which we are grateful. How about that totally awesome Soul Eater cover on side “B” of this month’s YEN PLUS? Or that heart-warming One Fine Day cover on side “A”? How about a special short story from… Read More…