Another amazing Yuri-filled news week!
From YNN Senior Correspondent Grisznak, we have more excellent news -Polish publisher Dango have announced that they will release Kimi Koi Limit by Momono Moto in November. I hope the Polish Yuri fans are taking advantage of all these great releases! And I hope you get the sequel, Rainy Song, as well.
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Yuri Visual Novels
Roadtrip-themed Yuri Visual Novel Highway Blossoms has been released on Steam. I’ve just started it, so review to come soon. ^_^ 15% off if you buy now!
YNN Correspondent Jamie wants to remind everyone that Love, Guitars, and the Nashville Skyline, another Yuri visual novel about a road trip through America, from Cosmillica, is currently being localized by Sekai Project.
By Daniel Errico, the same creator who brought us the adorable gay fairytale, Bravest Knight Who Ever Lived, comes a brand new lesbian-themed Hulu fairytale cartoon, Rosaline, which was darling and you should totally watch it right now!
The 2nd biennial Queers & Comics Conference will be in San Francisco, April 14-15, 2017. They are seeking proposals for panels or workshops. LGBTQ cartoonists, editors, publishers, scholars, etc. – don’t miss this amazing event! Proposals for panels are due JULY 1, so get them in! Queer Cartoonists of Color, Transgender Cartoonists and Queer Women Cartoonists are encouraged to submit proposals.
HumbleBundle has put together a special pride month special of LGBTQ graphic novels for you to enjoy. Get a bunch of comics I’ve reviewed like, Infinite Loop, No Straight Lines, Wandering Son and other LGBTQ manga classics like Heart of Thomas and Massive. Pay what you can for more than $200 worth of LGBTQ comics and manga!
We’re going to wrap up today’s report with some personal good news. I have had my first ever article for an academic journal approved for publication. Yayyyyy!
“On Defining Yuri” is slated for inclusion in Transformative Works and Cultures, No. 24, “Queer Female Fandom,” guest edited by Julie Levin Russo and Eve Ng, which will appear on June 15, 2017. Finally! a definitive look at why there can never be a definitive look at Yuri. ^_^ When it’s published, I’ll be sure to include a link to it.
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