This article is about the Goblin Slayer light novel series. You may be looking for the character.


Goblin Slayer! (ゴブリンスレイヤー Goburin Sureiyā) is a Japanese light novel series written by Kumo Kagyu (蜗牛くも) and illustrated by Noboru Kannatuki (神奈月昇). It began serialization in February 15, 2016. Presently, twelve volumes have been published in Japanese since.

A manga adaptation by Kōsuke Kurose is serialized in the Monthly Big Gangan magazine, and a prequel manga by Kento Eida runs in Young Gangan.

Plot

In a fantasy world with monsters and adventurers, there is a man on an obsessive personal mission. His name is Goblin Slayer and he has dedicated his life to the extermination of goblins after his village was destroyed by them. After years of combating the goblin menace alone, he ends up in a party with a young priestess, elven archer, dwarven shaman, and a lizardman priest. As they continue to quest together, the cold and obsessive man slowly warms up and finds himself among people he can call friends.

Media

Light Novels

Volume Number Cover Release Date ISBN
1
LN Vol 01 cover.jpg
February 15, 2016 (JP)
December 20, 2016 (US)
ISBN 978-4-7973-8615-8 (JP)
ISBN 978-0-316-50159-0 (US)
2
LN Vol 02 cover.jpg
May 14, 2016 (JP)
April 18, 2017 (US)
ISBN 978-4-7973-8752-0 (JP)
ISBN 978-0-316-55322-3 (US)
3
LN Vol 03 cover.jpg
September 15, 2016 (JP)
August 22, 2017 (US)
ISBN 978-4-7973-8834-3 (JP)
ISBN 978-0-316-55323-0 (US)
4
LN Vol 04 cover.jpg
January 14, 2017 (JP)
December 19, 2017 (US)
ISBN 978-4-7973-8955-5 (JP)
ISBN 978-4-7973-8956-2(LE)

ISBN 978-0-316-41188-2 (US)

5
LN Vol 05 cover.jpg
May 15, 2017 (JP)
September 18, 2018 (US)
ISBN 978-4-7973-9158-9 (JP)
ISBN 978-1-9753-2648-7 (US)
6
LN Vol 06 cover.jpg
September 15, 2017 (JP)
January 22, 2019 (US)
ISBN 978-4-7973-9159-6 (JP)
ISBN 978-4-7973-9160-2 (LE)

ISBN 978-1-9753-2784-2 (US)

7
LN Vol 07 cover.jpg
March 15, 2018 (JP)
May 21, 2019 (US)
ISBN 978-4-7973-9161-9 (JP)
ISBN 978-4-7973-9529-7 (LE)

ISBN 978-1-9753-3078-1 (US)

8
LN Vol 08 cover.jpg
October 15, 2018 (JP)
September 24, 2019 (US)
ISBN 978-4-7973-9809-0 (JP)
ISBN 978-4-7973-9808-3 (LE)
ISBN 978-1-9753-3178-8 (US)
9
LN Vol 09 cover.jpg
December 14, 2018 (JP)
January 28, 2020 (US)
ISBN 978-4-7973-9812-0 (JP)
ISBN 978-1-9753-3180-1 (US)
10
LN Vol 10 cover.jpg
March 15, 2019 (JP)
August 25, 2020 (US)
ISBN 978-4-8156-0095-2 (JP)
ISBN 978-4-8156-0094-5 (LE)
ISBN 978-1-9753-1403-3 (US)
11
LN Vol 11 cover.jpg
September 13, 2019 (JP)
ISBN 978-4815603304 (JP)
12
LN Vol 12 cover.jpg
February 14, 2020 (JP)
ISBN 978-4815603328 (JP)
13 October 15, 2020 (JP)
ISBN 978-4815606404 (JP)
14 March 12, 2021 (JP)

Other Media

Audio Drama CD

  • So far, three audio drama CDs have been released with the fourth, sixth, seventh, and eighth light novels.

Trivia

References

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