Completely new novel of “Melancholy of Suzumiya Haruhi” called “Intuition of Suzumiya Haruhi” will be released on Nov. 25, 2020. Completely new stories with the volume of 250 pages containing “Challenge of Tsuruya-san” and 2 other stories from the picture book and magazine.

“Suzumiya Haruhi” series is the light novel which have recorded the sale of more than 20 million copies throughout the series with various media mix development, such as TV anime and movie adaption.
The series is about a girl called Suzumiya Haruhi, who is bored of her ordinary life, setting up a mysterious group called “SOS Brigade” as “Suzumiya Haruhi's brigade to make the world more excited”. It is unique school life story of her with her classmate Kyon, a quiet book worm Nagato Yuki, a girl with moe called Asahina Mikuru and mysterious transfer student Koizumi Ikki.

“Challenge of Tsuruya-san” in “Intuition of Suzumiya Haruhi” begins when the email from Tsuruya-san, who is absent from school due to travelling, arrives at the email inbox of SOS brigade, which is rarely used.
A story of a mysterious trip was attached to the email with her comment that said, “I will give you a question, and please solve the mystery”. It was the challenge from Tsuruya-san to SOS Brigade.

Moreover, “Random Numbers” released for the first time in “Itou Noiji Picture Book Haruhi Hyakka” and “7 Mystery Overtime” released for the first time in “The Sneaker LEGEND” will be contained as well.

“Intuition of Suzumiya Haruhi” is priced at 720 JPY (tax excluded). Pre-orders will begin from 0 AM on Sep. 1 at book stores around Japan and on internet. Sale is scheduled on Nov. 25.
Also, the sale of “Animate Special Set” coming with a full-graphic T-shirt, is scheduled to be sold on that day.

(C) Nagaru Tanigawa, Noizi Ito
Illustration by: Nozi Ito