ICO novel to be published in English later this year

Not only are ICO fans soon gettingan HD upgrade of their favorite game, they're getting a full length novel - Miyuki Miyabe's 2004 novelization of the game will be available in English-speaking countries later this year.

The English title of the book is ICO: Castle of the Mist, and it's being published by Viz Media sometime this summer or fall. Amazon has the release date set for August 16, and is accepting pre-orders.

Miyabe is best known for her novel Brave Story, which became a popular anime and game series, but her ICO novelization is also a common sight at used book stores in Japan.

Feb 8, 2011