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Posted By: Krystallina
Krystallina

A fangirl who loves to shop and hates to overpay. I post reviews, deals, and more on my website Daiyamanga. I also love penguins, an obsession that started with the anime Goldfish Warning.

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 Krystallina on May 22nd, 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 Krystallina 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
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...

Seven Seas made one announcement that's got Krystallina wondering what this does for manga licensing as a whole.One of my biggest peeves is when fans waste their votes on those licensing surveys. I admit it can be hard to keep up with all the...

International Tabletop Day the Otaku Way

A day for the otaku gamer in all of us.This Saturday, April 29th, 2017, is International TableTop Day, a day to celebrate board, card, and dice games. Thanks to companies like Japanime Games, there are quite a few anime-related games for you...

Final Fantasy IV Flan Princess

Here's some ways to avoid the prices a lot of resellers set for out-of-print itemsNintendo surprised the world with the announcement that they are suspending the NES Classic console in North America. And the resellers of the world rejoiced. Currently,...

Right Stuf

Krystallina takes a look at one of the best known retailers in the biz. Every now and then, I forget that people don’t shop like me. It’s why I always do a double-take whenever I hear or read about someone who has never ordered from...

Kiniro Mosaic Volume 2

Kiniro Mosaic Volume 2 has a lot less culture clash, but the one-two punch of cuteness and energy still provide plenty of smiles.Title: Kiniro Mosiac Genre: Slice of life Publisher: Houbunsha (JP), Yen Press (US) Artist/Writer: Yui Hara Serialized...

By Krystallina on Apr 10th, 2017