Hataraku Maō-sama! began as a light novel series written by Satoshi Wagahara, with illustrations by the artist Oniku. Wagahara originally entered the first novel in the series with the title Maōjō wa Rokujō Hitoma! (魔王城は六畳一間! Demon Castle within a six-tatami room!) into ASCII Media Works 17th Dengeki Novel Prize in 2010, where the novel won the Silver Prize. The first novel was published by ASCII Media Works on February 10, 2011 under their Dengeki Bunko imprint, and eighteen volumes have been released as of January 2018, as well as two Volume backstories.
- ↑ ASCII Media Works at Wikipedia
- ↑ Dengeki Novel Prize at Wikipedia
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 Light novels section of The Devil Is a Part-Timer! at Wikipedia
- ↑ Dengeki Bunko at Wikipedia
- ↑ LNDB.info - Hataraku_Maou-sama!
- ↑ Yen Press at Wikipedia
- ↑ Crunchyroll News - Yen Press Licenses "Log Horizon," "No Game No Life" and "The Devil is a Part-Timer!" Light Novels by Scott Green August 30, 2014 6:51am PDT
- ↑ 8.0 8.1 LNDB.info - Hataraku Maou-sama! SP
- ↑ 9.0 9.1 Twitter - @02929: 書影でておりましたので宣伝を。電撃文庫『はたらく魔王さま！SP2』8/10発売です！2.8巻にはない挿絵も新たに描かせて頂いております、人生初のアレも描きました…ッ宜しくお願いします！