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Log Horizon Volume 8

A subplot doesn't make this the strongest volume of the bunch.Title: Log Horizon Genre: Adventure, Fantasy Publisher:  Enterbrain (JP), Yen Press (U.S) Creator: Mamare Touno Illustrator: Kazuhiro Hara Translator: Taylor Engel Original...

By Helen on Aug 11th, 2017
Sound! Euphonium

This is a perfectly fine slice-of-life light novel that for better or worse will be compared to the anime, and fall short to it in some important areas.Title: Sound! Euphonium (Hibike! Euphonium – Kitauji Koko Suisogakubu E Yokoso) Genre: Slice...

By Helen on Jul 14th, 2017
your name.

your name. is a wonderful tale about bonds and connections, and it is much more than a typical body swap romance. Title: your name. (Kimi no Na wa.) Genre: Romance, Supernatural Publisher: Kadokawa (JP), Yen Press (US) Writer: Makoto Shinkai Translation:...

By Krystallina on Jul 3rd, 2017
Goblin Slayer and High-Elf Archer on Volume 2's cover of Goblin Slayer

While the teasing of a grander plot is slightly annoying, the tales of Goblin Slayer slaying goblins remains fascinating to read.Title: Goblin Slayer Genre: Dark Fantasy Publisher: SB Creative Corp (JP), Yen On (US) Creator: Kumo Kagyu Illustrator:...

By Justin on Jun 13th, 2017
Baccano!

Drugs, danger, Dominos, and daring do, what more could you want?Title: Baccano! Volume 4, 1932 Drugs & The Dominos Genre: Drama, Supernatural Publisher: Kadokawa (JP) / Yen Press (US) Story/Artist: Ryohgo Narita, Katsumi Enami Translator: Taylor...

By Helen on Jun 8th, 2017
Rokka: Braves of the Six Flowers

Before you can fight the Evil God, you have to get to him!Title: Rokka: Braves of the Six Flowers Genre: Action, Mystery Publisher:  Shueisha (JP) Yen Press (US) Creators: Ishio Yamagata (writer), Miyagi (illustrator) Translator: Jennifer...

By Helen on Jun 1st, 2017

Two raids, two sets of game mechanics to conquer.Title: Log Horizon Genre: Adventure, Fantasy Publisher:  Enterbrain (JP), Yen Press (U.S) Creator: Mamare Touno Illustrator: Kazuhiro Hara Translator: Taylor Engel Original Release Date: November...

By Helen on Apr 28th, 2017

More like the death march of apathy. ...

By Helen on Mar 2nd, 2017

Some annoying characters and its future direction aren't enough to weaken this first volume of Kumo Kagyu's debut work. ...

By Justin on Jan 18th, 2017

Another crazy ride in the Baccano! universe ...

By Helen on Jan 13th, 2017