The Orbit division includes Orbit (publishing science fiction and fantasy), Yen Press (publishing manga and graphic novels), and Redhook (publishing commercial fiction) Orbit and Yen were launched in 2007, and joined together under the Orbit division in 2009. Redhook was launched in 2013.
The year is 2312. Scientific and technological advances have opened gateways to an extraordinary future. Earth is no longer humanity's only home; new habitats have been created throughout the solar system on moons, planets, and in between. But in this year, 2312, a sequence of events will force humanity to confront its past, its present, and its future.
When a new girl joins her class, Madoka Kaname feels she recognizes the mysterious, dark-haired transfer student from one of her dreams...a dream where she is approached by a cat-like creature who offers Madoka an opportunity to change destiny.