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Anne Happy 4

It's beach trip time!Title: Anne Happy Genre: Comedy Publisher: Houbunsha (JP), Yen Press (US) Artist: Cotoji Translation: Amanda Haley Release Date: February 28, 2017 Review copy provided by Yen Press Not going to lie: this volume of Anne Happy...

By Krystallina on Feb 27th, 2017

Let's fall in love with the characters all over again! ...

By Helen on Feb 24th, 2017
Chihayafuru

Manga's "age-old" battle.Chihayafuru. The Crown of Thorns. Sekirei. What do these series have in common? They’re among the growing list of digital-only releases. The Big Debate Most of you know by now that in the war between physical and...

Shows are starting to wrap up now. Ok, so not all of them. Little Witch Academia is still very young. This week gets a little more serious while keeping the light-hearted humour firmly at its side. Akko has been given an ultimatum after these...

By Neomo on Feb 22nd, 2017
First Love Monster Volume 6

Stacked up against prior releases, this volume ranks low even among the other First Love Monster volumes.Title: First Love Monster (Hatsukoi Monster) Genre: Drama Publisher: Kodansha (JP), Yen Press (US) Story/Artist: Akira Hiyoshimaru Serialized...

By Krystallina on Feb 17th, 2017
The OASG Podcast

Justin and Helen get together to cry about Chihayafuru getting licensed, Crunchyroll announcing an expo just like in 20th Century Boys (ok not really), and our personal hells. http://theoasgpod.s3.amazonaws.com/INMFTPIPep21.mp3Podcast: Play...

Akame ga KILL! Volume 9

Akame ga KILL! Volume 9 provides both the camaraderie and dramatic action that makes this series so well-liked.Title: Akame ga Kill! (Akame ga Kiru!) Genre: Action Publisher: Square Enix (JP), Yen Press (US) Story: Takahiro Artist: Tetsuya Tashiro Serialized...

By Krystallina on Feb 16th, 2017

In Honor of Valentine's Day's yesterday, here's a romance involving a hateable fat kid and a dead childhood girl.The goal in life is to avoid becoming the biggest loser in the life you only live once. At least, that’s what Masahiro Murai...

By Justin on Feb 15th, 2017

Crunchyroll are thinking big...again. They have recently celebrated their 1,000,000th subscriber, so they’ll be hosting a new con in Santa Clara in the last weekend of August. I can’t go because it’ll clash with my Dragoncon...

By Neomo on Feb 15th, 2017
Hokusai x Manga

Krystallina takes some time to write about Hokusai x Manga: Japanese Pop Culture since 1680, which comes out in paperback today. Do you know about the history of manga? “Duh! It started with Osamu Tezuka!” many of you are responding. Well,...