News: Light Novel Notes (November 2015)

I’m really late for this month’s post! Things have been rather busy for me lately, but I think the rest of this month will fare better. Let’s start by taking a look at last month’s releases, and the light novels that are set for November. Recent Releases Rising of the Shield Hero (vol 2), No… Read More News: Light Novel Notes (November 2015)

Interview: Translating and Writing LNs with Aorii

Cho: For a while now I’ve been meaning to make interviews a more regular part of this website. And I thought it would be a good idea to make sure we get a post in with Aorii! We can start off with a quick introduction: Aorii: I’m Aorii. Former part-timer (translator/editor) at Baka-Tsuki. Current author of the light/webnovel… Read More Interview: Translating and Writing LNs with Aorii

The Twelve Kingdoms

English Title: The Twelve Kingdoms Japanese Title: 十二国記 — Juuni Kokuki — “The Twelve Kingdoms” Author: Fuyumi Ono Illustrator: Akihiro Yamada Translator: Alexander Smith Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Romance Original Run: 1992 – ongoing English Run: 2008 – 2010 Volumes: 8 English Publisher: Tokyopop Volumes Published in English: 4 (Discontinued) Japanese Website MAL Entry — Forum Synopsis: Except for… Read More The Twelve Kingdoms