Posted By: Helen

A 20-something all-around-nerd who spends far too much time reading.

Kakeguri volume 1

What do you have to lose in games of chance? Everything, it turns out.Title: Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler Genre: Drama Publisher: Square Enix (JP), Yen Press (US) Story/Artist: Homura Kawamoto, Toru Naomura Translator: Matthew Alberts Serialized...

By Helen on Sep 14th, 2017
The OASG Podcast

Justin finally gets to chat about the issues with Netflix's take on Death Note, and Helen explains why Persona 5 is a game she's obsessed with...despite only watching YouTube videos of it in this week's It's Not My Fault TheOASG is Not Popular!

Horimiya Volume Eight

A normally strong series falters in this volume.Title: Horimiya Genre: Drama, Slice of Life Publisher: Square Enix (JP), Yen Press (U.S.) Creators: Hero (Story), Daisuke Hagiwara (Artist) Translator: Taylor Engle Original Release Date: July...

By Helen on Sep 7th, 2017
The Girl From The Other Side

Its tranquil surface hides dark depths. Title: Siúil, a Rún: The Girl from the Other Side (Totsukuni no Shoujo) Genre: Fantasy Publisher: MAG Garden Corporation (JP), Seven Seas (US) Artist/Writer: Nagabe Serialized in: Monthly Comic...

By Helen on Sep 6th, 2017
Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun Volume 8

Group dates, affection cards, and sidebars oh my!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 Sep 5th, 2017
The Ancient Magus' Bride Volume 7

Will Chise learn to not only take care of others, but herself too?Title: The Ancient Magus’ Bride (Mahou Tsukai no Yome) Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Mag Garden (JP), Seven Seas (US) Artist/Writer: Kore Yamazaki Serialized in: Monthly...

By Helen on Aug 31st, 2017
The OASG Podcast

Otakon and In This Corner of The World dominate this episode of TheOASG Podcast. Ok, we also get to some big anime industry news. Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts...

Erased Volume 2 Cover

Does this second volume live up to its anime counterpart?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...

By Helen on Aug 24th, 2017
Bloom Into You Volume 2 Cover

Will these two classmates find love in one another, or is there more at stake?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...

By Helen on Aug 22nd, 2017

The return of Eureka Seven in movie form is fraught with too many disjointed footages and a poor arc to be a welcome watch for long-time fans.Title: Eureka Seven Hi-Evolution 1 Genre: Action, Mecha Publisher: Bones (JP), Funimation (US) Release...

By Helen on Aug 17th, 2017