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Hayakawa Shobo Co., Ltd. The live-action drama on Netflix is ​​also a hot topic! The total domestic circul ation of the “Three Body” trilogy exceeds 1 million copies!

Hayakawa Shobo Co., Ltd.
The Netflix version of the live-action drama is also a hot topic! -Three bodies-trilogy exceeds 1 million copies in domestic
circulation!
Paperback editions of “Santai” and “Santai II” volumes are now on sale. The first and second volumes of the paperback version of “Santai III” will be released on June 19th!
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The three-body trilogy (Author, Liu Cixin, Omori) is the first novel in Asia to win the Hugo Award, the biggest science fiction award, and has sold 29 million copies worldwide. (translated by Nozomi et al., Hayakawa Shobo) has finally surpassed 1 million copies in domestic circulation. Now that it’s available in paperback, be sure to read the much-talked-about entertainment series!
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What are three bodies?
The -Three Bodies- trilogy is the biggest best-selling series in modern China, with sales of 29 million copies worldwide.
It has been serialized in the Chinese science fiction magazine Kagen World since 2006, and when it was published as a book in 2008, it exploded in popularity. Recognized not only throughout China but also around the world, in 2015, the first book in the series, Three Bodies, became the first translated book and the first Asian author to win the Hugo Award, the biggest science fiction award.
○ Understand the world of “three bodies”! Explanation video now available https://youtu.be/vFE32Ut8zok
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Shinnosuke@Movie review Production: MEW Creators Inc.
○Short ver.
[Video 2: https://prtimes.jp/api/movieim.php?url=www.youtube.com/watch?v=cFLL2OEnPiM] Synopsis
Scientist Ye Wenjie lost hope for humanity after his father was brutally murdered during the Cultural Revolution. At the military base where she was scouted, a project that will determine the fate of humanity is underway. Decades later, a mysterious phenomenon – Ghost Countdown – attacks nanotech material researcher Wang Miao, who infiltrates a mysterious academic organization in pursuit of a series of suicides of scientists! And what is the surprising truth behind the VR game “Three Bodies” that Wang Yu enters?
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Makoto Shinkai (film director)
If you’re looking for an interesting story, this book is for you. Hideo Kojima (game creator)
It’s a miraculous “super awesome science fiction”. The worldwide hit of this work will change the trajectory of science fiction.
Naoko Yamazaki (astronaut)
This is a work that will change your view of the universe and life! It has also been highly praised by various celebrities both
domestically and internationally!
Author biography
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Liu Cixin
Born in Beijing in 1963. While working as an engineer at a power plant, he wrote science fiction short stories. “Three Bodies” won the Hugo Award, the biggest award in science fiction, for the first time for a translated book and for an Asian author. The -Three Body- trilogy became a huge hit series in Japan as well. He is one of the most noteworthy writers today.
His Japanese translation works include “En Liu Cixin Short Stories” (Hayakawa Bunko SF), “Supernova Ekigen” and “Cretaceous Period” (Hayakawa Shobo).
Bibliographic information
“Three bodies”
Translation: Nozomi Omori, Sakura Mitsuyoshi, Wang Chai; Supervision: Toya Tachihara
Release date: February 21, 2024
Hayakawa Bunko SF 640 pages
Regular price: 1,210 yen (tax included)
“Three bodies II Dark Forest (Part 1 and Part 2)” Translated by Nozomi Omori, Touya Tachihara, Kaori Uehara, Isao Tomari Release date: April 23, 2024 Hayakawa Bunko SF (Top) 480 pages, (Bottom) 512 pages List price 1,100 yen each (tax included)
“Three Bodies III Shinigami Eisei (Part 1 and Part 2)” Translated by Nozomi Omori, Sakura Mitsuyoshi, Wang Chai, Isao Tomari Scheduled release date: June 19, 2024 Hayakawa Bunko SF (Top) 608 pages, (Bottom) 624 pages ( Planned price: 1,210 yen each (tax included) Hayakawa Shobo https://www.hayakawa-online.co.jp
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