Anime NYC 2022 kicked off and a number of manga publishers, including Yen Press, Kodansha, Dark Horse, and DENPA, are in attendance to announce their upcoming plans as well as new manga licenses. Here's all of the new manga that's been announced at Anime NYC so far.

We will continue to update this post over the course of the event as more panels occur, so stay tuned for updates!

Yen Press Anime NYC 2022 Manga Announcements

Yokohama Station SF Manga

Yokohama Station SF

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for Yokohama Station SF.

In this series, much of Japan has been swallowed by Yokohama Station, a mysterious series of buildings that’ve been around for as long as anyone can remember. Hiroto's always sought a purpose, but the one he finds may not be the sort he'd hoped for.

What This World Is Made Of Manga

What This World Is Made Of

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for What This World Is Made Of.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: After losing everything, the Nakata brothers find a mysterious app that offers a chance to make large sums of money. But are they ready for the danger they must now face, the deadly monsters known as WORLDs?

The Essence of Being a Muse Manga

The Essence of Being a Muse

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for The Essence of Being a Muse.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: The day I was rejected from art school, everything that was “special” about me died. Since I’m back to being “ordinary,” I’ll obey my mom so that I can find “happiness” - trapped in a cycle of “what if?” and “too bad"...

Sword Art Online Progressive Scherzo of Deep Night Manga

Sword Art Online Progressive Scherzo of Deep Night

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for Sword Art Online Progressive Scherzo of Deep Night.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: Nearly 2 months have passed since Kirito and Asuna found themselves trapped in Aincrad. Now, they're making their way through the ruins-themed 5th floor, where all sorts of monsters lurk in the shadows!

Puella Magi Suzune Magica: The Complete Omnibus Edition

Puella Magi Suzune Magica: The Complete Omnibus Edition

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for Puella Magi Suzune Magica, which they are releasing in a complete omnibus edition.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: Suzune lives a normal middle school life by day and magical-girl assassin by night?! When four magical girls investigate the serial murders in their city, they find themselves Suzune’s next targets.

My Summoned Beast Is Dead Manga

My Summoned Beast Is Dead

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for My Summoned Beast Is Dead.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: In an academy for summoners, late bloomer Feil's had a rough come-up. He’s here to prove he deserves his place! His counterpart summon winds up being the legendary beast of the last realm, Pandora! There’s just one problem.

My Dear Curse-Casting Vampiress Manga

My Dear Curse-Casting Vampiress

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for the romance vampire manga, My Dear Curse-Casting Vampiress by Chisaki Kanai (When a Magician's Pupil Smiles).

Yen Press describes the series as follows: Fighting vampires is the foundation of Isuzu’s life, and desperate times call for desperate measures. Isuzu strikes a deal with a vampiress whose beauty drives people insane in the hopes of protecting his friends.

Puella Magi Suzune Magica: The Complete Omnibus Edition

Me and My Beast Boss

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for Me and My Beast Boss.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: Human Saki struggles in a company where she is belittled by her beastfolk colleagues. When she's called into the CEO’s office, she’s prepared for the worst—but he acknowledges her hard work and makes her his private secretary.

Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Memoria Freese Manga

Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Memoria Freese

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Memoria Freese.

Bell, Haruhime, Hestia, and friends celebrate the Holy Night Festival, but when a Familia from another land comes along, all hell breaks loose!What's more, Hestia's getting jealous again.

Handyman Saito in Another World Manga

Handyman Saito in Another World

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for Handyman Saito in Another World.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: Saito's never been anyone special, but his unremarkable path takes a turn when he wakes up in another world. After all, who other than the handyman could be trusted to open locked treasure chests or to repair equipment?

I Want to Be a Receptionist in This Magical World

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for I Want to Be a Receptionist in This Magical World.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: Nunnally's always wanted to be a receptionist of the Hall. She enrolls in the kingdom’s magic academy to hone her skills, but she feels out of place amid a classroom of nobles—including a genuine prince.

A Reincarnated Witch Spells Doom

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for A Reincarnated Witch Spells Doom.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: Reborn as a witch in another world, shut-in Sena masters 2 spells: Explosion & Destruction. With the villagers scared of her, she resigns herself to isolation again until a mysterious boy collapses on her doorstep.

Appare-Ranman!

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for Appare-Ranman!.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: Eccentric Appare and his samurai minder Kosame find themselves in the far-flung land of America! Trapped in Los Angeles with no easy way to return home, the pair decide to enter the world’s first trans-American automobile race.

Manner of Death

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for Manner of Death.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: After coroner Dr. Bunnakit examines the body of his childhood friend after her “suicide,” he determines that she was actually murdered. Tan offers to help him investigate, which would be more reassuring if Tan weren’t the prime suspect.

Magicial Girl Incident

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for Magicial Girl Incident.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: Sakura once dreamed he could be a hero. Now…he’s an everyday office worker. His childhood dream seems so far out of reach—until he saves a child. Fantasies become reality as Hiromi finds himself transformed into a magical girl?!

Elden Ring: The Road to the Erdtree

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for Elden Ring: The Road to the Erdtree.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: The epic and foreboding world of Elden Ring gets turned on its head in this absurd comedy adventure! What Aseo the Tarnished lacks in strength, speed, intelligence, skill, and experience, he makes up for in…uhhh…

Higurashi When They Cry: GOU

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for Higurashi When They Cry: GOU.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: When Keiichi stumbles upon old newspapers, he realizes his peaceful village and beloved friends are hiding a deadly secret. Is the tragedy of the summer of 1983 doomed to repeat forevermore? New fragments & mysteries await.

A Certain Magical Index: The Old Testament Omnibus Edition

A Certain Magical Index: The Old Testament Omnibus Edition (Light Novel)

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they are releasing a new format of A Certain Magical Index called The Old Testament Omnibus Edition, which collects all 22 volumes of the original light novel series as well as two short story volumes.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: Science and magic have come together once again to create this never-before-seen folio of A Certain Magical Index.

Toilet-bound Hanako-kun Manga Box Set First Stall

Toilet-bound Hanako-kun Manga Box Set

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they are releasing a manga box set of Toilet-bound Hanako-kun, which collects the first 10 volumes of Toilet-bound Hanako-kun in a box set that is made to look like the stall featured in the series.

Yen Press describes this new edition as follows: A beautiful collection of the first 10 volumes of Toilet-bound Hanako-kun, featuring everything from the very beginnings of the series to the big twist of the fan-favorite Picture Perfect arc.

Bloody Sweet

Bloody Sweet

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Yen Press announced that they acquired a new license for the vampire manhwa Bloody Sweet.

Yen Press describes the series as follows: Naerim accidentally breaks the seal of a vampire who starts following her around like a little puppy! It may not be your typical vampire story, but for Naerim, a victim of school bullying, Vlad’s manic energy might be just what she needs!

The Horizon Manhwa Ize Press

The Horizon

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Ize Press, Yen Press' imprint dedicated to manhwa, announced that they acquired a new license for The Horizon.

Ize Press describes the series as follows: A world where everything has been lost. A boy and a girl alone together. A spark of hope kindled between them. All they can do is move forward. But against broken adults and devastating despair, how long will they be able to keep going…?

Dark Horse Anime NYC 2022 Manga Announcements

Innocent Manga Dark Horse

Innocent

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Dark Horse announced that they acquired a new license for Innocent by Shin'ichi Sakamoto, who you may also know as the creator of one of my top seinen manga of all-time, The Climber. It was confirmed at the event that they are releasing Innocent in a 3-in-1 omnibus format.

Innocent tells the story of the French Revolution from the perspective of executioner Charles-Henri Sanson. There is a sequel titled Innocent Rouge that you may want to look into as well.

Kodansha Anime NYC 2022 Manga Announcements

Origin Manga by Boichi

Origin

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Kodansha announced that they acquired a new license for Boichi's action, sci-fi, and seinen series, Origin. Kodansha first released the series in Japan and it is collected in 10 volumes.

Origin is set in the future in the capital city of Tokyo, which is now connected to Eurasia by a transcontinental railroad. Criminals and terrorists live in its metropolitan darkness, as well as mysterious creatures who prey on humans. Only one person stands against them.

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Vinland Saga Deluxe Edition

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Kodansha announced that they are releasing Makoto Yukimura's Vinland Saga in a new hardcover, deluxe format. The Vinland Saga Deluxe Editions are 3-in-1's and they are in a larger format than the original Vinland Saga English release. Kodansha have released Deluxe Editions in the past for Battle Angel Alita and Ghost in the Shell.

Kodansha describes the series as follows: As a child, Thorfinn sat at the feet of the great Leif Ericson and thrilled to wild tales of a land far to the west. But his youthful fantasies were shattered by a mercenary raid. Raised by the Vikings who murdered his family, Thorfinn became a terrifying warrior, forever seeking to kill the band's leader, Askeladd, and avenge his father. Sustaining Throfinn through his ordeal are his pride in his family and his dreams of a fertile westward land, a land without war or slavery...the land Leif called Vinland.

Wind Breaker Manga Kodansha

Wind Breaker

During their panel at Anime NYC 2022, Kodansha announced that they are printing Wind Breaker by Satoru Nii in English. If you enjoy action series that are set in school and follow delinquents, you'll want to check this one out.

Kodansha describes the series as follows: Haruka Sakura wants nothing to do with weaklings—he's only interested in the strongest of the strong. He’s just started at Furin High School, a school of degenerates known only for their brawling strength—strength they use to protect their town from anyone who wishes it ill. But Haruka’s not interested in being a hero or being part of any sort of team—he just wants to fight his way to the top.