The official Twitter account for the Suzumiya Haruhi franchise unveiled the cover art for Suzumiya Haruhi no Chokkan, the first new instalment in author Tanigawa Nagaru and illustrator Ito Noizi‘s novel series in 9.5 years. Series illustrator Ito Noizi returned to draw the cover.
Suzumiya Haruhi no Chokkan
will ship in Japan on November 25, and Yen Press
will publish it digitally in English on the same day, with plans for a physical release at a later date. It collects three stories, including one all-new story. The book collects the “Nana Fushigi Overtime” (Seven Wonders Overtime) short story that debuted in Kadokawa
‘s one-time The Sneaker Legend
magazine in 2018, and the “Atezuppo Numbers” (Guesswork Numbers) short story that appeared in Noizi Ito
‘s artbook that Kadokawa
published in 2013. The new story is titled “Tsuruya-san no Chōsen” (Tsuruya’s Challenge). The full novel will have more than 250 pages.
Sources: Haruhi Suzumiya franchise‘s Twitter account, The Mainichi Shimbun’s Mantan Web