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Monthly Girl's Nozaki-kun

Where do kids these days get these wacky ideas?Title: Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-kun (Gekkan Shojo Nozaki-kun) Genre: Comedy Publisher: Square Enix (JP), Yen Press (US) Artist/Writer: Izumi Tsubaki Serialized in: Gangan Online Translation: Leighann...

By Helen on Jun 22nd, 2017
Of Contests and Cliches

Krystallina caught wind of a contest Kadokawa is doing, and that makes her think about all the cliches she's seen in media recently...Lots of creators and researchers say that every story has been told. And, depending on how broadly you classify...

Bloom Into You

What will Yuu's budding high school life bring her?Title: Bloom Into You (Yagate Kimi ni Naru) Genre: Romance, Yuri, School Life Publisher: Kadokawa (JP), Seven Seas (US) Story/Artist: Nakatani Nio Translator: Jennifer McKeon Serialized...

By Helen on Jun 20th, 2017
Kiniro Mosaic 3

Kiniro Mosaic continues to delight with its comedic randomness, though the art is a bit of an issue.Title: Kiniro Mosaic Genre: Slice of Life Publisher: Houbunsha (JP), Yen Press (US) Artist/Writer: Yui Hara Serialized in: Manga Time Kirara...

By Krystallina on Jun 19th, 2017

I'm still ill, and any self-confessed weeb would say that anime is the best medicine. …well, I am not convinced, especially as this week was hit-and-miss. We’re nearing the end of this season, but it certainly doesn’t feel...

By Neomo on Jun 18th, 2017
The Devil is a Part-Timer! Manga Volume 9

Volume 9 of Sadao and Emi's beach adventures unfortunately is a whole lot of meh trying to pass itself off as a whole lot of wow.Title: The Devil is a Part-Timer! (Hataraku Maou-sama!) Genre: Comedy Publisher: ASCII Media Works (JP), Kodansha...

By Krystallina on Jun 16th, 2017
Secret of the Princess

Are two girls princesses or can they be a prince and princess?Title: Secret of the Princess (Ohimesama no Himitsu) Genre: Romance, Yuri, School Life Publisher: Shinshokan (JP), Seven Seas (US) Story/Artist: Milk Morinaga Translator: Jennifer...

By Helen on Jun 16th, 2017
Horimiya volume seven

The main couple plods along; is it enough to carry this series until the end?Title: Horimiya Genre: Drama, Slice of Life Publisher: Square Enix (JP), Yen Press (U.S.) Creators: Hero (Story), Daisuke Hagiwara (Artist) Translator: Taylor...

By Helen on Jun 15th, 2017

One fan finds out what it's really like to work in the industry.Title: Otome Mania!! Genre: Reverse harem Publisher: ASCII Media Works (JP), Seven Seas (US) Artist/Writer: Tsukigase Yurino Serialized in: Sylph Translation: Angela Liu Adaptation:...

By Krystallina on Jun 15th, 2017
The New York Times

Krystallina wonders why the NYT put Boomerang and Crunchyroll together in a piece, especially considering their target audiences.On May 11, 2017, The New York Times posted an article in their “Streaming” column titled “Boomerang...

By Krystallina on Jun 14th, 2017