Muv-Luv, as a multimedia franchise, also includes books that have been published, either as a new series or as supplementary materials. The following is a list of books, manga, novels, artbooks and other publications related to the Muv-Luv franchise.
Several different comic series about Muv-Luv have been published; most of them are adaptations of existing series. As should be expected, while the games feature multiple endings, the adaptations operate on a linear storytelling format, and only focus on a particular character ending.
- An adaptation of Muv-Luv Extra.
- An adaptation of Muv-Luv Unlimited.
- An adaptation of Muv-Luv Alternative.
- An adaptation of Muv-Luv Alternative Total Eclipse.
- A magazine published during the airing of the Total Eclipse anime. Contains three different short stories.
- A new series, featuring anthropomorphized BETA species as the main characters.
Art Books/Setting DocumentsEdit
These artbooks/infobooks are standalone publications that showcase the world settings from an overall point-of-view, and also to shore up on the background knowledge of the series.
Memorial Art BooksEdit
These books deal primarily with the background of characters and the creative process behind them, as well as document their highlights in the stories that they appear in.
This book is the largest known collection of background information on the worlds of Muv-Luv Unlimited and Muv-Luv Alternative, and detail much of the settings that make up the Unlimited/Alternative series, with some additional information on Muv-Luv Alternative Total Eclipse-related materials.
These two books contain information on Total Eclipse, and mainly cover the world details and characters of that particular series. World Guidance covers the background information of the series, while Design Archive showcases more character art.
These books are a collection of the monthly TSFIA-series of written short stories that were first published in Hobby Japan, and also include additional information on the worlds of Muv-Luv Unlimited and Muv-Luv Alternative.
Muv-Luv Alternative Cross OperationEdit
These books cover the majority of the TSFIA series, and also include summaries on the first half of the Total Eclipse novelization, and, as of Volumes 5 & 6, summaries of Schwarzesmarken.
Muv-Luv Alternative In Euro Front Duty -Lost Arcadia-Edit
This book is a collection of past TSFIA stories set in the timeframe of the Muv-Luv Alternative: The Euro Front series, and contains additional information on the background setting of Euro Front.
Books concerning a particular series in the Muv-Luv franchise, written in a storybook format.
Main Trilogy Light Novel AdaptationEdit
These books contain the original chapters of Total Eclipse that were published in Tech Gian.
These books contain the original chapters of Schwarzesmarken that were published in Tech Gian.