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Q1 2020 Anime & Manga Licenses [Update 2/22]

by Snow
Dec 26, 2019 2:28 PM | 14 Comments
In this thread, you'll find a comprehensive list of anime and manga licensed in the fourth quarter (January-March) of 2020. Winter 2020 anime which were licensed before the quarter began will also be carried over for convenience. Please note that the anime licenses are for home video release; simulcast acquisitions for Winter 2020 can be found here. Digital releases are noted with an asterisk (*).

This post will be continuously updated as more licenses are announced. If you have a license that we are missing, please feel free to post it in this thread.

Anime Licenses

FUNimation (North America)

Sentai Filmworks (North America)

Discotek Media (North America)

Manga Licenses

    [2/17] Boku dake no Gaishou-san (My Own Personal Direct Sales Agent)* [Light Novel]
    [2/17] Hatsukoi Signal: Sou x Akira Story (First Love Signal: Sou x Akira Story)* [Light Novel]
    [2/17] Incubus no Aigan Dorei (The Incubus' Pet Slave)* [Light Novel]
    [2/17] Niizuma Deka (Officer Newlywed)* [Light Novel]
    [2/17] Youko Joushi no Ijiwaru Konkon* (My Boss is a Yapping, Mean-Spirited Fox Spirit) [Light Novel]

J-Novel Club (North America)

Manga Planet

Seven Seas (North America)

VIZ Media (North America)

Yen Press (North America)


← Q4 2019

14 Comments Recent Comments

New batch of Seven Seas license :

- Pujo to Yajū: JK ga Akyuyaku Wrestler ni Koi Shita Hanashi
- Blue Giant
- Omae Gotoki ga Maо̄ ni Kateru to Omou na to Yūsha Party wo Tsuihо̄ Sareta no de, О̄to de Kimama ni Kurashitai
- Yes ka No ka Hanbun ka

Feb 21, 9:35 PM by DatRandomDude

Seven Seas licensed 4 more manga and LN:

- Raise wo Chikatte Tensei Shitara Taihen na Koto ni Natta
- Ore Dake Haireru Kakushi Dungeon ~Kossori Kitaete Sekai Saikyō (both manga and LN)
- Niji to Kuro
- Tonari no Helvetica Manga de Wakaru О̄bun Font no Sekai

Feb 21, 10:24 AM by DatRandomDude

do you have a link that opens?

Feb 21, 1:01 AM by Jade295B

Sentai Filmworks licensed Try Knights lmao.

Feb 20, 9:28 AM by DatRandomDude

Seven Seas licensed ''Hajimete, Kanojo to.'' and ''Ruri-iro no Yume''

Viz licensed :
Sasuke Shinden
Chainsaw Man
Tonikaku Kawaii
Yuukoku no Moriarty
Tokyo Ghoul:re Illustrations: zakki
Revolutionary Girl Utena: After the Revolution
Ningyo Series
Jigokusei Remina

Feb 14, 9:49 PM by DatRandomDude

Snow said:
Likely, but we'll have to wait for an official announcement from them.

It is now confirmed.

Feb 3, 10:38 AM by DatRandomDude

Likely, but we'll have to wait for an official announcement from them.

Feb 2, 12:44 PM by Snow

Seems like Funimation is hinting at Paranoia Agent getting licensed by them.

Jan 31, 8:53 PM by DatRandomDude

Discotek licensed :
Lupin the IIIrd: Fujiko Mine's Lie
Nils no Fushigi na Tabi
Tenshi no 3P!
Taimadou Gakuen 35 Shiken Shoutai

Jan 24, 5:33 AM by DatRandomDude

Yen Press licenses Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken: Mamono no Kuni no Arukikata

Jan 8, 11:14 AM by Snow

Dec 30, 2019 1:11 PM by DatRandomDude