Similar to the No Game No Life news, looks like Amazon is going to change the way you read these light novels. News site One Angry Gamer wrote in an article that the shopping site Amazon is removing electronic light novels from J-Novel Club. According to the website, they found a tweet made by J-Novel Club that certain light novels will no longer be available for Kindle. Here are the titles that are being removed from Kindle:
- Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash
- The Greatest Magicmaster’s Retirement Plan
- I Shall Survive Using Potions
- How Not to Summon a Demon Lord and
- Clockwork Planet
J-Novel Club is a digital publishing company that specializes on publication of Japanese Light Novels. This is the company that are able to release these books as ebooks. However, despite affecting Kindle, these books can still be purchased through other digital sites like Nook, iTunes, GooglePlay and others mentioned in the following tweet. If Kindle is not your favorite source of reading ebooks, try using these other methods.
One Angry Gamer
This is out of the blue. I don’t usually shop at Amazon that often and I prefer to shop via smaller markets to show support. It has come to my attention that if you are light novel fanatic, you might have to shop through a different market. Yen Press announced on Twitter that the light novel series No Game No Life will be pulled out from the Amazon shopping site. It’s unknown why Amazon did this, but you can no longer buy this series from them; this includes digital and print formats. Instead if you want to purchase the No Game No Life novels, you’ll need to shop on sites that sells light novels such as Rightstuf, Barnes and Nobles or other places.
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