Yen Press Picks Up Bocchi the Rock Manga for an English Release

Yen Press Picks Up Bocchi the Rock Manga for an English Release

The Bocchi the Rock manga will finally appear outside Japan, as Yen Press announced an English release. It confirmed it during its Sakura-con 2023 panel, alongside 27 other acquisitions. It has a tentative Fall 2023 release window, though there’s no exact release date yet.

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Here’s Yen Press’ official announcement of the Bocchi the Rock manga English release. The tentative cover art shown in it is based on the Japanese one. Like series like Azumanga Daioh and Lucky Star, it is a four-koma series.

This comes after the Japanese version passed a million copies in circulation and got a reprint.

Here’s the full list of all the Yen Press and Ize Press art books, light novels, manga, manhwa, and light novels announced at Sakura-con 2023. All of them fall into the general Fall 2023 release window.

  • Aidairo Illustrations: Toilet-bound Hanako-kun Artbook 2
  • Bocchi the Rock
  • Cheerful Amnesia
  • CLAMP Premium Collection Tokyo Babylon
  • Days with My Stepsister
  • The Deer King manga
  • The Deer King novel
  • The Ephemeral Scenes of Setsuna’s Journey
  • Glitch
  • Honey Trap Shared House
  • I May Be a Guild Receptionist, But I’ll Solo Any Boss to Clock Out on Time
  • Jungle Juice
  • The Lawyer in Shizuku-ishi Sleeps with a Wolf
  • Maiden of the Needle
  • Minato’s Laundromat
  • Monthly in the Garden with My Landlord
  • One More Step, Come Stand by My Side
  • Only I Know the Ghoul Saved the World
  • Overgeared
  • The Red Thread
  • Sasaki and Miyano Official Comic Anthology
  • See You in My 19th Life
  • The Shiunji Family Children
  • Stray Cat & Wolf
  • Unholy Blood
  • When I Became a Commoner, They Broke Off Our Engagement
  • Yana Toboso Artworks Black Butler 3
  • Your Letter

The Bocchi the Rock manga English release will happen in Fall 2023 through Yen Press. The anime is currently streaming on Crunchyroll.

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