Dengeki Bunko Magazine
has announced that Isuna Hasekura
's and Juu Ayakura
's light novel Ookami to Koushinryou
(Spice and Wolf
) will receive a sequel, Ookami to Koushinryou: Spring Log
, to commemorate the series' 10th anniversary. The sequel will begin to publish in the magazine's 49th issue, to be released on April 9. An official website
for the anniversary will launch on February 10.
Ookami to Koushinryou
began publishing under the Dengeki Bunko label in February 2006, and it ended in July 2011 with 17 volumes. It was ranked first on the "Kono Light Novel ga Sugoi!" list in 2007. It also received a manga adaptation drawn by Hasekura and Keito Koume
. The manga began serialization in Dengeki Maoh
and is currently on-going.
The novel was adapted into a TV anime
in Winter 2008. It received a second season
by Brain's Base
in Summer 2009. FUNimation Entertainment
licensed both seasons for North American release.
Yen Press licensed the series and released the first novel in December 2009. Volume 17 is set to be released on April 19, 2016.