Category Archives: manga

Jackass 1 by Scarlet Beriko

Admittedly, something just did not click with this title. For one, we’re thrown right into the story without much preamble or introductions. With the characters often looking similar, it was really hard to tell what was happening and who was … Continue reading

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The Demon Prince of Momochi House Volume 9 by Aya Shouoto

Volume 9 completes Aoi’s past story arc and, as with all of the volumes in the series, begins the next story arc. As always, the story is beautifully written and the panels/illustrations superb. Shouto’s gentle but powerful arcs are always … Continue reading

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Maid-Sama! Volume 9 by Hiro Fujiwara

Volume 9 brings the series to a close with some sweet moments and a very “Maid-Sama!” ending. Fujiwara stayed fairly consistent throughout this long series and didn’t sidetrack into the minor character lives too often, keeping the story focused on … Continue reading

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Queen’s Quality by Kyousuke Motomi

QQ Sweeper ended after three volumes and pretty much focused on Q. For whatever reason, Motomi has decided to continue the story under a new title, now focused on Fumi and a unique but malevolent power within her. Quite a … Continue reading

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Sweet Blue Flowers Volume 1 by Takako Shimura

Sweet Blue Flowers is a gentle slice of life following two main characters: Fumi (shy, emotional) and Akira (outgoing, kind). The girls were friends in kindergarten, separated for 12 years, and have had the opportunity to meet again thanks to … Continue reading

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Everyone’s Getting Married volume 6 by Izumi Miyazono

With Everyone’s Getting Married 6, most of the conflict in the story comes down to Asuka’s colleague Kamiya not giving up on her yet. Asuka and Ryu are firmly committed, of course, but her family is curious why she never … Continue reading

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The Anonymous Noise 4 by Ryoko Fukuyama

With volume 4, we finally have the full stage set for the conflicts to come in this tale of unrequited loves. Momo refuses to admit what he feels for Alice, Yuzu admits what he feels for Alice and is rejected, … Continue reading

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