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Kazuhiro Fujita's The Ghost and The Lady is an awesome, two-volume saga that brings Florence Nightingale into the manga world.There’s rarely a subject manga refuses to tackle, so a manga about Florence Nightingale’s encounter with...

By Justin on May 22nd, 2017

I'm not drinking ever again... …or so I wish. Eurovision did rock on May 13th, though. It’s the one thing some Europeans, like us, British, love with all our hearts, regardless of how ridiculous it can get. Well anyway, after a hangover,...

By Neomo on May 21st, 2017

The service introduced in 2014 for English readers feels like it's more of an afterthought. Is it?MangaBox is the free manga service that…has not managed to make any progress since it debuted in 2014. Back then, a high number of titles...

By Justin on May 20th, 2017
Taisho x Alice x Disaster

From cryptic announcements to ignoring its fans to its shoddy release, E2 Gaming's legacy only serves to be one of bad business practices. Otome games have been on the rise recently. Visual novels have been exploding in the west thanks to games...

Dreamin' Sun Volume 1

Can author Ichiho Takano come through with another romantic hit?Title: Dreamin’ Sun (Yume Miru Taiyou) Genre: Romance Publisher: Futabasha (JP), Seven Seas (US) Artist/Writer: Ichigo Takano Serialized in: Bessatsu Margaret Translation:...

By Krystallina on May 16th, 2017

My shows are getting better and better, thanks. Even Sakura Quest is starting to pick up, even though it’s now firmly in the ‘filler episode’ stage. This week, the Manoyama tourist board decide to shoot a promotional movie....

By Neomo on May 14th, 2017

We somehow talk Marvel in an episode that discusses entertainment habits and an anime where the plot revolves around a coup, cigarettes, and consuming bread. http://theoasgpod.s3.amazonaws.com/INMFTPIPEp27.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe:...

Does this water dragon even want a bride?Title: The Water Dragon’s Bride (Suijin no Hanayome) Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Shogakukan (JP), Viz Media (US) Artist/Writer: Rei Toma Serialized in: Cheese! Translation: Abby Lehrke Original...

By Helen on May 11th, 2017
The New Shipping Wars

Is fast, free shipping still enough?The online retailers are going through some more changes. Who will emerge as winners, and who will come out as losers? Let’s see! Target   Target used to have free shipping on $50, but this was...

I waited for you, and then I went back.Title: Erased (Boku dake ga Inai Machi) Genre: Thriller Publisher: Kadokawa Shoten (JP), Yen Press(US) Artist/Writer: Kei Sanbe Serialized in: Young Ace Translation: Sheldon Drzka Original Release...

By Helen on May 9th, 2017