Bessatsu Hana to Yume is a sister magazine to Hana to Yume. It was launched in July 1977 as a quarterly priced at 300 yen. The publishing schedule for Bessatsu Hana to Yume has fluctuated regularly since its inception:
In September 2006, it was decided that Bessatsu Hana to Yume would go from its A5 size to the B5 size, befitting its renewed monthly status. New issues of the anthology hit Japanese newsstands on the 26th day of each month at a retail price of 500 yen. Though Bessatsu Hana to Yume has historically featured mainly serialized titles, it has been known to feature yomikiri or one-shot stories as well.
^"Kodocha's Obana Ends 1-Year Hiatus on Honey Bitter Manga". Anime News Network. October 26, 2009. Retrieved April 6, 2010. "The December issue of Hakusensha's Monthly Bessatsu Hana to Yume magazine has announced that Please Save My Earth creator Saki Hiwatari is resuming her Boku o Tsutsumu Tsuki no Hikari - Boku Tama Jisedai-hen manga in the next issue on November 26."