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Forbidden Scrollery Volume 1

A story reminiscent of xxxholic, except with more confusion.Title: Forbidden Scrollery (Touhou Suzunaan – Forbidden Scrollery) Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Kadokawa Shoten (JP), Yen Press (US) Writer: ZUN Artist: Moe Harukawa Serialized in:...

By Krystallina on Nov 20th, 2017

Neomo gets the chance to see some work by his favourite studio, SHAFT, on the big screen. Fireworks rolls off the tongue better for the West than its Japanese title (Uchiage Hanabi, Shita Kara Miru Ka? Yoko Kara Miru Ka?, which translates as...

By Neomo on Nov 19th, 2017
your name. Another Side: Earthbound

With a first half light on spoilers, this collection brings readers back to the characters they love.Title: your name. Another Side: Earthbound (Kimi no Na wa. Another Side:Earthbound) Genre: Supernatural Publisher: Kadokawa Shoten (JP), Yen...

By Krystallina on Nov 16th, 2017
A Polar Bear in Love Volume 1

A love story for all ages and species.Title: A Polar Bear in Love (Koisuru Shirokuma) Genre: Comedy Publisher: Media Factory (JP), Yen Press (US) Creator: Koromo Serialized in: Comic Gene Translation: Taylor Engel Original Release Date: November...

By Krystallina on Nov 14th, 2017
In This Corner of the World manga cover

As the world turns towards war and life becomes hard, life still goes on.Title: In This Corner of the World (Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni) Genre: Historical, Slice of Life, Drama, Publisher: Futabasha (JP), Seven Seas (US) Artist/Writer: Fumiyo...

By Helen on Nov 9th, 2017
Hatsune Miku: Future Diary Volume 1

Vocaloid enthusiasts will rush to add Hatsune Miku: Future Delivery Volume 1 to their collection, though any manga reader looking for an intergalactic mystery should also consider doing the same. Title: Hatsune Miku: Future Delivery –...

By Krystallina on Nov 6th, 2017

A manga involving three kids who have to save the world has potential, but something in Volume 1 feels a bit off.Title: Kigurumi Guardians (Kigurumi Boueitai) Genre: Comedy, Romance, Supernatural Publisher: Kodansha (JP, US) Artist: Lily Hoshino Serialized...

By Justin on Nov 2nd, 2017
Log Horizon: The West Wind Brigade Volume 6

This volume may mark the end of a good thing.Title: Log Horizon: The West Wind Brigade Genre: Fantasy, Action Publisher: Kadokawa Corporation (JP), Yen Press (US) Creators: Mamare Touno (Original Story), Koyuki (Artist), Kazuhiro Hara (Character...

By Helen on Oct 31st, 2017
The Devil is a Part-Timer! Volume 10 Manga

While fun in some parts, The Devil is a Part-Timer! Volume 10 spends too much of its time feeling like filler. Title: The Devil is a Part-Timer! (Hataraku Maou-sama!) Genre: Fantasy, comedy Publisher: ASCII Media Works (JP), Yen Press (US) Artist:...

By Krystallina on Oct 30th, 2017
No Game No Life, Please! Volume 2

You'll get all the naked girls and interactions in Volume 2 of NGNL Please!, but not much involving Izuna for those hoping for it. Title: No Game No Life, Please! (No Game No Life Desu!) Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Media Factory (JP), Yen Press...

By Krystallina on Oct 28th, 2017