Posts Categorized: NEWS

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…

Spice and Wolf Unveiled!

Light novels have a short but checkered history in the U.S. market. Conventional wisdom holds that they don’t sell — that it cannot be done. I have to say, though, that I’m just not convinced. What is a light novel, really? It’s a novel. It’s a book with spiffy illustrations. Sure, there are some distinct… Read More…

Never fear, YEN PLUS is here!

Well, the drug stores are starting to put out their Halloween displays already, so I guess it’s about time for the October issue of YEN PLUS! And who better for the cover than Ho-Yeon, half of Time and Again‘s ghost- tracking duo? And on the other side, doing his part to keep the baddies at… Read More…

It's about time!

Well, San Diego Comic Con’s been over for a few weeks, and I think the Yen Press crew has just about recovered…and finally gotten their online act together. I now present the panel announcements from SDCC 2009! At last! Of course, YEN PLUS readers already know about BLACK BUTLER by Yana Toboso, which was unveiled… Read More…

It’s about time!

Well, San Diego Comic Con’s been over for a few weeks, and I think the Yen Press crew has just about recovered…and finally gotten their online act together. I now present the panel announcements from SDCC 2009! At last! Of course, YEN PLUS readers already know about BLACK BUTLER by Yana Toboso, which was unveiled… Read More…