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White Day by Hyun-Jung Gu

I was wrong about when White Day occurs! Women have to wait a whole month after Valentine’s Day to get a return gift–March 14!   There are not a…

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Kiga au to iu Koto de by Asou Kai

Continuing the Valentine’s theme but making it GAY, I read the one-shot Kiga au to iu Koto de. It turns out that Kiga au to iu Koto de…

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Chocolate Confusion by Seisou Natsume / Miike Romuko

I very rarely review straight romances, but I was looking for stories that featured Valentine’s Day and I liked the look of this one. It also features one…

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Shinya Shokudou / Midnight Dinfooder by Abe Yaro

A friend of mine recently reminded me of the Netflix live-action show Midnight Diner: Tokyo Stories that I watched years ago.When we were chatting I expressed surprise that…

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Restart by Cocomi

Continuing the New Year’s Eve theme, I picked up both Restart wa Tadaima no Ato de and its sequel Restart wa Onaka wo Sukasete by Cocomi. I have…

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6 Hours and 5 Minutes by Yoshitomi Akihito

I am thinking of doing more holiday-themed manga reviews this year, and so I thought I would start us off with a very short one-shot yuri called 6…

Christmas Eve Present by Wako

In my continued Christmas theme, I discovered a yuri one-shot from 1999 called Christmas Eve Present.  As many of you probably know, Japan does not celebrate Christmas as…

Black Night Parade by Nakamura Hikaru

Nakamura Hikaru-sensei is the creative genius behind Saint Young Men, the irreverent story of that one time Jesus and Budha were roommates. Given the reputation of that manga,…

11:59 by Bopul

I suppose I shouldn’t be shocked to discover that most of the manhwa that I’ve been finding that center around Christmas are ultra-sweet. It’s not like Santa and…

About Good Boys by Po Teu

I found About Good Boys by Po Teu while looking for something with a Christmas theme. I’m not sure anything about this manhwa could be called a typical…

“Les Sciences et Les Fantasies,” from Sakitcho Dakedemo/Even Just the Tip by Tojitsuki Hajime

Scanlators love to break up anthologies into their various chapters. In this case, the whole of Sakitcho Dakedemo is over here, but for some reason the singular chapter…

Kyou Kara Dame Inu/Dog, Starting Today by Sasamura Gou

I have a policy of reviewing every manga that I’ve read all the way through (or at least a significant portion of), and thus, much to my deep…

Mazu Wa Ubaiai!/First of All by Sasamura Gou

I don’t normally go to a random manga site and just start scrolling for something to read, but, for some reason, that’s exactly what I did today.  Somehow,…

Koiseyo Sennen NEET by Muzuhara Zakuro

Following up on other stories by Muzuhara-sensei, I stumbled across Koiseyo Sennen NEET which is… as charming as it is difficult to explain. SPOILERS . . . .…

Aniki no Ichiban Oishii Tokoro / My Brother’s Sweetest Spot by Muzuhara Zakuro

I’m waiting for a class I am teaching to start at 10-[beeping]-PM tonight, and so I cast around randomly for something to read and came across this odd…

Ikebukuro West Gate Park – Denshi no Hoshi by Ishida Ira

Once again, I was looking for something interesting on Funamation’s streaming site and came across a new anime called Ikebukuro West Gate Park.  I found at least one…