The Light Novel Podcast

A program dedicated to Light Novels from Japan. Features news, reviews, interviews, and insight into the growing market which serves as the basis for many popular manga and anime.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h47m. Bisher sind 52 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint alle 3 Wochen.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 3 days 15 hours 23 minutes


episode 51: Episode 51 Anime Expo 2021 & More Light Novel Licenses

Early July saw Anime Expo 2021 Online where J-Novel Club announced a bunch of new light novel licenses. Not to be outdone, Yen Press and Seven Seas had their own Twitter event to announce their own set of new releases. So here we are, letting you know all the new light novel series you can look forward to later this year!


 2021-07-25  1h16m

episode 50: Episode 50 Summer 2021 Anime Adapted from Light Novels

Welcome to another episode of the light novel podcast. We're talking about the summer 2021 Anime season and all the series/movies adapted from light novels.

0:00 Intro Summer 2021 Anime

1:14 Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken 2nd Season Part 2

That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime

3:23 Otome Game no Hametsu Flag shika Nai Akuyaku Reijou ni Tensei shiteshimatta.....


 2021-07-03  48m

episode 49: Episode 49 New Light Novel Licensing News Catch-Up

A lot of light novel licenses have been announced in the past few weeks, and we're getting caught up! Tentai Books, Yen On, and Seven Seas all have new series coming!

Tentai Books Licenses Turning the Tables on the Seatmate Killer

Yen Press Announces 4 New Light Novels, 5 Manga, and a TRPG Book

Yen Press Announces 4 New Light Novels



 2021-06-05  56m

episode 48: Episode 48 I Was Reincarnated As Evil Alice

In this episode of the Light Novel Podcast the crew discuss I Reincarnated As Evil Alice, So the Only Thing I’m Courting Is Death! A one-shot title from Cross Infinite World...


 2021-05-10  15m

episode 47: Episode 47 J-Novel Pulp

Jonathon, the line manager at J-Novel Club for print, manga, and now the new Pulp line, joins us to discuss the new J-Novel Pulp imprint. Perry Rhodan NEO, John Sinclair: Demon Hunter, and Jessica Bannister, all German pulp series, are their first titles...


 2021-04-25  1h46m

episode 46: Episode 46 - April Light Novel Licenses from J-Novel Club

In this episode of the Light Novel Podcast, we look at the light novel series recently licensed by J-Novel Club annonced on their April 2nd Twitch stream...


 2021-04-17  59m

episode 45: Episode 45 Emeth: Island of Golems

In this episode, the light novel podcast talks about Emeth: Island of Golems.  This fantasy adventure title is released official in English by Cross Infinite World. It was the Grand Prize Winner of the 3rd Square Enix Novels' Award...


 2021-04-11  27m

episode 44: Episode 44 Spring 2021 Anime Adapted from Light Novels

The Spring 2021 anime season is upon us! In this episode of the Light Novel Podcast, we're discussing the anime coming out this season that are being adapted from light novels!

Also in this episode, we welcome a new member to the podcast!


Cross Infinite World Licenses Romance of the Imperial Capital Kotogami



 2021-04-04  1h16m

Episode 43 Ai Dungeon Isekai

This episode of The Light Novel Podcast is a little different. The gang become heroes of their own isekai story using AI Dungeon. Yup, we’re gonna face Demon Lords and a whole lot more and in the end, make the world…? You can have your own adventure with AI Dungeon: CAST BiogundamJean-LucKyleTerrenceMirage


 2021-03-21  50m

Episode 42 Seven Seas and Tentai Books Licenses

Hello Light Novel Podcast listeners! Wow, probably the fastest new episode ever! This time, the podcast is talking about new light novel licenses from Seven Seas and Tentai books! Amazingly, none of these three new titles are isekai or reincarnation stories! (cue celebratory music). Isekai Video Links Bio Mentioned Part 1: Part 2: […]


 2021-03-01  41m