The Venue – Yaoi-Con, City of Burlingame, California, USA.
The Subject – Yaoi.
The Protagonist – Viz Media.
The Announcement – An entirely new line of manga publishing will be launched by Viz Media. All it will be occupied with is the shounen-ai (boys-love) and yaoi genres. The title of this new digital manga imprint is SuBLime and it is realized in partnership with two Japanese companies – ANIMATE and Libre Publishing.The manga will be available through the SuBLimeManga.com website. Print versions will be available too, but after a few months’ time.
The Beginning – The first media to be available is the classic yaoi manga by Tarako Kotobuki “Love Pistols”, which tells the story of men who are not exactly as other humans. They have not evolved from monkeys, but other, different animals such as leopards, tigers and more.
Other titles include:
Danna-sama to Mitsugetsuchuu by Haruka Minami
Ousama no Bed by Sakae Kusama
Sweet Pool by Nitro+Chiral
Shizuku Hanabira Ringo no Kaori by Toko Kawai
Devil’s Honey by Isaku Natsume
Kekkon Zenya by Kou Fujisaki
Adult Teacher wa Osuki? by Kiu Aion
Yokubou no Shizuku by You Higashino
Announced titles available by SuBLime’s in print versions are:
Three Wolves Mountain by Bohra Naono
Hachimitsu Darling by Norikazu Akira
Punch Up by Shiuko Kano
Aitsu no Dainhonmei by Suzuki Tanaka
The Spread – Worldwide.
Congrats to everyone who enjoys this genre. Expect more new items from Viz Media as son as they return from the Yaoi-Con.
Source: Anime News Network
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