The wraparound jacket band on the seventh volume of Asaura's Ben-To "school serious/gag action" light novel series is announcing on Friday that a television anime adaptation has been green-lit.
The light novel boom continues. Used to be that you'd only rarely get an anime series based off a light novel, but in the last 4-5 years since the success of series like Haruhi, they've really ramped it up.
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