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GRAPHIC NOVEL REVIEW: Blade of the Immortal Volume 31: Final Curtain TPB

After twenty years of waiting, Hiroaki Samura’s highly influential historical manga series, Blade of the Immortal, has finally finished. The artist already completed his writing chores in 2012, though the last story arc was ser...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Anime Reviews
 
Still from Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno. featuring Takeru Sato as Kenshin Himura.
Still from Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno. featuring Takeru Sato as Kenshin Himura.
Still from Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno. featuring Takeru Sato as Kenshin Himura.

Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno DVD Review

  Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno is the second installment to the trilogy of the movie adaptation of the manga and anime series by Nobuhiro Watsuki’s  which features the wandering Samurai Kenshin Himura.  Kyoto Infer...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Anime / TV Series
 

Beyond Gunpla and Bishounens

A.D. 1999- While most girls of my age would declare their love for Tamahome, Hotohori, or any of Miaka’s Suzaku no Senshi, my friends and I spent our afternoons geeking about the pilots and mobile suits of Gundam Wing. Fo...

 
 
Comic Reviews
 
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One_Outs_volume_1_cover
One_Outs_volume_1_cover

MANGA REVIEW: One Outs – Baseball and gambling mix well

Sports seinen manga, or those that have been adapted into an anime series like Major or Kuroko no Basket, [mostly] ridicules readers in advertently giving the central athletes and the team false powers fueled by friendship, hea...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Anime/Manga
 
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Winners of the 2014 KODANSHA MANGA AWARDS

On May 9, 2014, manga publisher Kodansha announced the winners of its 38th annual Manga Awards. They were Noriyuki Konishi’s Yo-kai Watch for the children’s category, Baby Steps by Hikaru Katsuki for the shounen (bo...
 
 
Comic Reviews
 
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MANGA REVIEW: Shinya Shokudou

If you have time, pull up a chair and take a seat. Eat. And listen.
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
Anime/Manga
 
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Winners of the 59th Shogakukan Awards

2014 was a great year for five manga titles when they were chosen as the winners at the 59th Shogakukan Manga Awards. They are Zekkyō Gakkyū by Emi Ishikawa (children’s category), Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic by Shinobu O...
 
Anime/Manga
 
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7th International Manga Award Winners

Out of 256 entries from 53 different countries, 15 works were declared winners of the 7th International Manga Awards on February 14, 2014. Established in 2007 by former Japanese Prime Minister Tarō Asō and organized by the Mini...
 
Anime/Manga
 
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RnB
RnB

LET’S TALK KOMIKS: Nald Tabuzo and Columbia Kho – A couple of Rockstars and Balladeers

Wouldn’t it be cool to one day discover that your officemate just so happens to be a “Pinoy manga artist” after work (or at least during the weekends)? Well, Columbia Kho (of kurohiko.com) is one of those people. Sh...

 
Anime/Manga
 
Hana Kimi Manga
Hana Kimi Manga
Hana Kimi Manga

HANA-KIMI Manga to Return with a Special Chapter

In this year’s issue of  Hakusensha‘s Hana to Yume magazine, it was announced that Hisaya Nakajo will be coming back to publish a special chapter for Hana Kimi (Hanazakari no Kimitachi e) in the following issue that...