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Posted By: Justin
Justin

Founder of TheOASG, and the one who edits TheOASG Podcast and Translator Tea Time Podcast for better or worse.

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

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

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:...

Smokin Parade

Smokin' Parade's art and story issues are a major drag to a manga filled with action and violence. Title: Smokin’ Parade Genre: Action Publisher: Kadokawa (JP), Yen Press (US) Artist/Writer: Jinsei Kataoka, Kazuma Kondou Serialized in:...

By Justin on May 3rd, 2017
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Between Seven Seas licensing To Love Ru and knowing of the existence of an man breastfeeding an alien baby mango, someone's world has collapsed for completely different reasons (Justin's)http://theoasgpod.s3.amazonaws.com/INMFTPIPEp26.mp3Podcast:...

Mariko Hihara and Kotoyo Noguchi discuss how they're creating what they want in an age where attention can be hard to get. (Starting back in September, I got the opportunity to interview two manga creators living in Japan, Mariko Hihara and...

By Justin on Apr 21st, 2017
My Pathetic Vampire Life

The immortal vampire's story is told no more.Seven Seas has confirmed to TheOASG that Rose Ishikawa’s My Pathetic Vampire Life has ended. Announced as a license acquisition two years ago, two volumes of the series have been released in...

By Justin on Apr 17th, 2017
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Justin and Helen somehow found the time to not only talk about Anime Strike, but actual anime that aired in the past and the present.http://theoasgpod.s3.amazonaws.com/INMFTPIPEp25.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes |...

Big Order has moments of utter madness and absolute idiocy. That basically leaves it right down the middle of the entertainment aisle.Title: Big Order Genre: Supernatural Publisher: Kadokawa (JP), Yen Press (US) Story/Art: Sakae Esuno Serialized...

By Justin on Apr 12th, 2017
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Justin struggles to name important characters in a bunch of titles while Helen wonders why we didn't just make this a Rakugo Shinjuu podcast only (probably).http://theoasgpod.s3.amazonaws.com/INMFTPIPEp24.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe:...