New books are coming for fans of Final Fantasy and more! | Source: Square Enix

From your new favorite video game to manga galore, Square Enix Manga & Books has a whole collection of exciting new releases that fans can look forward to!

Square Enix is best known as a game studio, but the company produces more than cinematic gaming experiences. Square Enix Manga & Books has a whole host of book and comic offerings for fans of every genre. That collection is about to get bigger, with the company’s upcoming releases covering everything from romance to comedy.

If you’re anything like us, you haven’t put Final Fantasy XVI down since the day it debuted. For even more from your favorite game series, there are three new books on the way. Encyclopaedia Eorzea III covers all the lore found in the Shadowbringers and Endwalker expansions for the hit MMO Final Fantasy XIV. It’s scheduled for release on Dec. 19 and is available for preorder from Amazon and Square Enix.

For fans of the newest Final Fantasy game, The Art of Final Fantasy XVI is filled to the brim with gorgeous art from the game’s development. It’s scheduled for release next March and is available for preorder from Amazon and Square Enix. Finally, get some decor to remind you of your Final Fantasy journey with a book full of poster prints. It’s releasing next spring and is available to preorder from Amazon and Square Enix.

Manga fans will also be eager to see a full selection of new volumes from Square Enix! The cute teen romance The Angel Next Door Spoils Me Rotten is releasing on Feb. 6 and is available for preorder on Amazon. Smoking Behind the Supermarket with You is here to offer up some comedy, releasing on Feb. 20 and available for preorder on Amazon. The Villainess’s Guide to (Not) Falling in Love is offering some classic isekai, with a hapless protagonist who’s found herself stuck in a romance game. It’s releasing on March 12 and is available to preorder on Amazon.

A medical prodigy and a boy on death row meet in Victoria’s Electric Coffin, available on April 2 and available to preorder now on Amazon. There’s also a sugary sweet rom-com featuring a mob boss and his second-in-command called Mobsters in Love, which will debut on May 7 and will be available for preorder next month. Just Like Mona Lisa is a teen drama focused on identity, releasing on July 16, 2024, and available for preorder this October.

Additional titles coming next year include Soul Eater NOT!: The Perfect Edition, the A Man and His Cat Picture Book, and the My Dress-Up Darling Official Anime Fanbook. Whether you’re a fan of romance, drama, adorable animals, or fantasy video games, Square Enix is making sure it’s got something to add to your bookshelf.

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The newest Square Enix Manga & Books offerings will be available throughout this year and into the next, with new releases coming regularly. Hit your local bookstore to get them as soon as they’re out, or preorder them now to make sure you can read all about your favorite fantastical worlds!

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