Search results

253 results, page 1 of 6

Holiday Review #4: DON'T CALL IT MYSTERY

 Meanwhile, Yumi Tamura is a notable shojo mangaka who hasn't had a work released here in two decades.  Seven Seas managed to pick up her la...

The Manga Test Drive

Holiday Review #4: DON'T CALL IT MYSTERY

 Meanwhile, Yumi Tamura is a notable shojo mangaka who hasn't had a work released here in two decades.  Seven Seas managed to pick up her la...

The Manga Test Drive

Holiday Review #1: TEPPU!

 It's time for another round of Holiday Reviews and we're start this year off much in the same way that we ended the last one: with a review...

The Manga Test Drive

Holiday Review #1: TEPPU!

 It's time for another round of Holiday Reviews and we're start this year off much in the same way that we ended the last one: with a review...

The Manga Test Drive

Featured image for Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: November 20 – November 26, 2023Background image for Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: November 20 – November 26, 2023

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: November 20 – November 26, 2023

Hardware sales have improved for most brands week-over-week with the exception of PlayStation 5 consoles, down by a small 5.84% to a total of 59,235 units from 62,912…

Erzat

Jack Jeanne OST

Rating : 63/100 I had no idea this movie even existed until I found out Eleven Arts was putting it out. Blue Thermal is a movie based on…

joyousmenma93

Featured image for 25 Years of The Greatest Game Ever MadeBackground image for 25 Years of The Greatest Game Ever Made

25 Years of The Greatest Game Ever Made

Many games are good. Some are exceptional. But only one is Legendary.

The Glorio Blog

Unboxing a Manga Grail

I placed a new order with Amazon Japan and also another order with Mandarake because Mandarake offered an exceptionally scarce manga key issue that I couldn’t resist purchasing.

AnimeNation Anime News Blog

Featured image for No One Is Too Far Gone: Heroes & Villains in My Hero AcademiaBackground image for No One Is Too Far Gone: Heroes & Villains in My Hero Academia

No One Is Too Far Gone: Heroes & Villains in My Hero Academia

What makes an exceptional anime? Is it a protagonist with a relatable journey as they go from zero to number one hero? Or is it watching an antagonist’s…

Beneath the Tangles

Featured image for Why EARPHONES' "Request" is a Wonderful (and Sentimental) SongBackground image for Why EARPHONES' "Request" is a Wonderful (and Sentimental) Song

Why EARPHONES' "Request" is a Wonderful (and Sentimental) Song

Similar to why I’ve never really been one to review singular episodes of an anime, dedicating an entire post to discussing one song is usually something I try…

omunibasu

[Event Review] Ronin Expo 2023

By: Katherine Cañeba | @kcserinlee TL/DR This was a fun, friendly annual expo for the Los Angeles area that focuses on cosplay and art vendors. It benefits from its location…

The Anime View

The Holy Grail of Eris, Vol. 4

By Kujira Tokiwa and Yu-nagi. Released in Japan as “Eris no Seihai” by GA Novels. Released in North America by Yen On. Translated by Winifred Bird. A few…

Manga Bookshelf

Rurouni Kenshin 2023 – 17

「決着」 (Ketchaku) "Settling the Score" There are so many things that make Kenshin exceptional, but the hard truth is that the most exceptional thing is the number of people he’s…

Random Curiosity

Featured image for Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan (2023) – 17Background image for Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan (2023) – 17

Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan (2023) – 17

There are many things that make Kenshin exceptional, but the truth is that the most exceptional thing is the number of people he's killed

Lost in Anime

Featured image for Day 5 of Otakutober: Everyone do the Monster SMASH – Monster Fights in AnimeBackground image for Day 5 of Otakutober: Everyone do the Monster SMASH – Monster Fights in Anime

Day 5 of Otakutober: Everyone do the Monster SMASH – Monster Fights in Anime

Welcome! To yet another day of Otakutober! In this post, Luna and I will list our favorite monster fights. Nothing like a good, bloody, gorey, beat down between…

We be bloggin'

Featured image for [Concept Review] Necromancy Skills & Dungeon Break WorldsBackground image for [Concept Review] Necromancy Skills & Dungeon Break Worlds

[Concept Review] Necromancy Skills & Dungeon Break Worlds

By: Peggy Sue Wood | @pswediting Note: This post is less of an analysis/review and more of me just trying to make sense of all the dungeon breaks with Necromancer Main…

The Anime View

New to Sunday: Toomi Ota's Shuusekiban go 0 ban

Here we go at last with the first of the two new serials currently running in Weekly Shonen Sunday! Both artists have been hanging around Sh...

Weekly Shounen Sunday Edition

Featured image for Movie Review: The Man from NowhereBackground image for Movie Review: The Man from Nowhere

Movie Review: The Man from Nowhere

Prepare to be captivated by the pulse-pounding world of The Man from Nowhere, a film that transcends boundaries and genres, offering a cinematic experience that is both raw…

Dragonas Talk

Featured image for Being Born Again in Tearmoon EmpireBackground image for Being Born Again in Tearmoon Empire

Being Born Again in Tearmoon Empire

Mia is an exceptional princess—and not just because she’s reincarnated back to her 12-year-old self after being parted from her head, Marie Antoinette-style, courtesy of Guillotine-san. She’s also…

Beneath the Tangles

The Lost Art of Movie Trailers- Fave Picks- Part 3

Welcome to today’s update, which is in fact yet another continuation of a post I made a few weeks ago. If you don’t know what’s going on, I…

Watching Asia Film Reviews

Featured image for Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 – who is Takuma Ino?Background image for Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 – who is Takuma Ino?

Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 – who is Takuma Ino?

Takuma Ino in Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 is a supporting character who operates out of Jujutsu High. He is closely associated with Kento Nanami.

Spiel Anime

Featured image for Sentimental Journey and Reminiscing Through MusicBackground image for Sentimental Journey and Reminiscing Through Music

Sentimental Journey and Reminiscing Through Music

It’s the new anime season, so you all know what that means. Time to watch a 1998 galge adaptation, courtesy of Sunrise!

through a glass

Review: ...BUT I'M YOUR TEACHER

 Teacher/student relationships have (unfortunately) been a steady part of romance manga for decades, and that goes double for BL.  Some seri...

The Manga Test Drive

Review: ...BUT I'M YOUR TEACHER

 Teacher/student relationships have (unfortunately) been a steady part of romance manga for decades, and that goes double for BL.  Some seri...

The Manga Test Drive

Featured image for Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: September 18 – September 24, 2023Background image for Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: September 18 – September 24, 2023

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: September 18 – September 24, 2023

Hardware sales are up across the board with the exception of Switch Lite which may suggest that the poor overall performance noted a week ago may be due…

Erzat

Reign of the Seven Spellblades, Vol. 9

By Bokuto Uno and Miyuki Ruria. Released in Japan as “Nanatsu no Maken ga Shihai suru” by Dengeki Bunko. Released in North America by Yen On. Translated by…

Manga Bookshelf

Featured image for The Best and Worst Anime of Summer 2023Background image for The Best and Worst Anime of Summer 2023

The Best and Worst Anime of Summer 2023

With the exception of Jujutsu Kaisen's return, this was an exceptionally quiet season for anime. A few hidden gems stood out from the rest, while others fell victim…

Anime News Network - Views

Suppose a Kid from the Last Dungeon Boonies Moved to a Starter Town, Vol. 13

By Toshio Satou and Nao Watanuki. Released in Japan as “Tatoeba Last Dungeon Mae no Mura no Shonen ga Joban no Machi de Kurasu Youna Monogatari” by GA…

Manga Bookshelf

Does Tanjiro become a Hashira in Demon Slayer?

Does Tanjiro become a Hashira in Demon Slayer? Find out the answer and learn more about the Demon Slayer Corps, the Hashira, and the anime series.

ForMyAnime

Miyuki Nakajima - Shin-on

Rating : 83/100 Aw, hell yeah!! People, I cannot understate how much Ive wanted to talk about My Happy Marriage since I first discovered the light novels in…

joyousmenma93

Featured image for Hitsujibungaku gives the Jujutsu Kaisen: Shibuya Arc an ending theme that’s worth More Than Words.Background image for Hitsujibungaku gives the Jujutsu Kaisen: Shibuya Arc an ending theme that’s worth More Than Words.

Hitsujibungaku gives the Jujutsu Kaisen: Shibuya Arc an ending theme that’s worth More Than Words.

Hitsujibungaku hits hard with their new single More Than Words, another angst ridden, outpouring of emotion that they’re so exceptional at crafting. And the fact that this new…

SussySempai

Featured image for The Anime of the Year for Every Year | The Best Anime Series for Each Year since 1963Background image for The Anime of the Year for Every Year | The Best Anime Series for Each Year since 1963

The Anime of the Year for Every Year | The Best Anime Series for Each Year since 1963

My pick for the best anime of every year. Anime that ran for multiple years were only eligible to win for the year they debuted. Movies are…

hakasereviews

Firechick's Game Reviews: Rune Factory 4

Rating : 77/100 After getting hooked into Rune Factory 5 , I decided to try my hand into the game that came out before it, Rune Factory 4…

joyousmenma93

Featured image for Summer 2023 Mid-Season Isekai Round-UpBackground image for Summer 2023 Mid-Season Isekai Round-Up

Summer 2023 Mid-Season Isekai Round-Up

Published: 8/21/2023 The Summer season features seven isekai titles and one reverse-isekai title. I have followed six of these beyond the first episode (the exceptions being Sweet Reincarnation…

USA Anime

Firechick's Anime Reviews: Astro Boy (1980 Remake)

Rating : 70/100 On April 3rd, 1952, Osamu Tezuka started up a new manga that would later become not only one of his most iconic works, but become…

joyousmenma93

Featured image for In Yueni, Mr. FanTastiC gives us a glorious J-rock anthem celebrating childhood and the transition into adulthood.Background image for In Yueni, Mr. FanTastiC gives us a glorious J-rock anthem celebrating childhood and the transition into adulthood.

In Yueni, Mr. FanTastiC gives us a glorious J-rock anthem celebrating childhood and the transition into adulthood.

I’ve gotta hand it to Mr. FanTastiC. I love how they absolutely BRING IT. Their songs are always hard charging epics that epitomize J-rock for me. Their newest…

SussySempai

Day 13 - Travelogue - Back to Tokyo - Akihabara - Shinjuku at Night

Back to Day 12 - Osaka Aquarium (Whale Sharks!), Den Den Town, Shinsekai, and MOS Burger It was a bit hard to believe that thirteen days ha...

Tokyo Excess

At Bertram's Hotel

detective fiction, 推理小説、games, mystery, murder, locked room, Japanese, translations,

ボクの事件簿

Featured image for Criticism and nostalgia: My look back at The SimpsonsBackground image for Criticism and nostalgia: My look back at The Simpsons

Criticism and nostalgia: My look back at The Simpsons

I know I said I probably wouldn’t ever cover western animation again, but this is an exception I have to make. A while back, I found an interesting…

Everything is bad for you

Featured image for The Str8 Man Made An Exception 😳🏳️‍🌈👬Background image for The Str8 Man Made An Exception 😳🏳️‍🌈👬

The Str8 Man Made An Exception 😳🏳️‍🌈👬

Grab Atlas VPN for just $1.83/mo + 3 months extra before the BIG DEAL deal expires: https://get.atlasvpn.com/KrisPNatz At the end of June Netflix silently dropped all ten episodes of…

KrisPNatz

New York Asian Film Festival 2023

Table of Contents For the third year in a row, the Heroic Purgatory podcast is covering the New York Asian Film Festival (NYAFF)…

Heroic Purgatory

Featured image for These Chainsawman Figures are awesome #chainsawman #otaku #makima #kobeniBackground image for These Chainsawman Figures are awesome #chainsawman #otaku #makima #kobeni

These Chainsawman Figures are awesome #chainsawman #otaku #makima #kobeni

These three extraordinary Chainsaw Man figures will blow your mind: Kobeni, Makima, and Power. Join us as we explore the intricate details, impeccable craftsmanship, and captivating designs…

DecafisHere

Heart Cocktail Vol 1

Heart Cocktail , based on a manga series by Watase Saizou, has been on my wish list for a long time. Our media maven in Japan acquired the…

Collectr's Blog

Featured image for How it feels missing the most underrated show in decades | Heavenly DelusionBackground image for How it feels missing the most underrated show in decades | Heavenly Delusion

How it feels missing the most underrated show in decades | Heavenly Delusion

Heavenly Delusion, or Tengoku Daimakyō, is probably one of the most underrated shows in decades...reason enough to finally talk about it! Production I.G. - you did a great…

Anime Blues

Featured image for Seasonal Selection – Hell’s Paradise Episode 13Background image for Seasonal Selection – Hell’s Paradise Episode 13

Seasonal Selection – Hell’s Paradise Episode 13

Thus falls Season 1, with 2 announced to zero surprise – when it comes, I’ll likely cover it as a bonus.

Harper Anime Reviews

Featured image for Bittersweet Sweet Darling Chapters 1-5 ReviewBackground image for Bittersweet Sweet Darling Chapters 1-5 Review

Bittersweet Sweet Darling Chapters 1-5 Review

K-BLs are a rollercoaster and this is no exception.

Arum Journal

Featured image for Heavenly Delusion Was A Hard Anime to WatchBackground image for Heavenly Delusion Was A Hard Anime to Watch

Heavenly Delusion Was A Hard Anime to Watch

Heavenly Delusion has come to an end. This anime was one of many anime released in Spring 2023. I truly enjoyed most of the episodes, with the exception…

DecafisHere

Featured image for Who is TERESA from Claymore?Background image for Who is TERESA from Claymore?

Who is TERESA from Claymore?

🎵 Music: Wagner - Elsa's Procession to the Cathedral 🖼️ Image Sources (in chronological order): https://www.reddit.com/r/claymore/comments/ipdv1b/i_draw_teresa_my_only_love/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K0N_Ak0ijQo http://www.fanpop.com/clubs/claymore-anime-and-manga/images/28670469/title/claymore-teresa-clare-photo http://fan.pia.jp/romi_park/news/lis http://www.fanpop.com/clubs/claymore-anime-and-manga/images/28699373/title/faint-smile-teresa-wallpaper-wallpaper https://anime.goodfon.com/other-anime/wallpaper-claymore-teresa-devushka.ht https://www.pinterest.com/pin/582301426801803527/ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7vxV4u_AL http://claymore.wikia.com/wiki/The_Organizati http://www.fanpop.com/clubs/claymore/images/8337148/title/clare-teresa-photo http://astrogoth13.deviantart.com/art/Teresa-and-Clare-351430966 http://claymore.wikia.com/wiki/File:Priscilla_Escaping.j https://www.pinterest.com/pin/45620063725428491 http://www.fanpop.com/clubs/claymore/images/8337148/title/clare-teresa-pho http://zonaclaymore.blogspot.com/2011/02/galeria-de-imagenes-irene.ht http://waymarinc.com/images/teresa-claymore-wallpaper https://www.reddit.com/r/claymore/comments/ipdv1b/i_draw_teresa_my_only_lov http://www.anime-desu.com/wallpapers/2016/claymore-wallpaper https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3jEwsBmRw7I 📜 Script: Teresa, the finest warrior of the Claymore series, was known as the 182nd warrior of…

LoreMaiden

Featured image for The Launch of Our New Program, CJFC X!Background image for The Launch of Our New Program, CJFC X!
Featured image for Vinland Saga Season 2 is Truly The BestBackground image for Vinland Saga Season 2 is Truly The Best

Vinland Saga Season 2 is Truly The Best

Vinland Saga is coming to an end with the final episode of season two If you're a fan of Vinland Saga, then you know why this season…

DecafisHere