Category Archives: Shojo Beat

Wanted: Manga Movable Feast-Arrr!
September 19, 2012

Wanted: Manga Movable Feast-Arrr!

Arr, it be that time o’ year again. Aye matey, it be Talk Like o’ Pirate Day! To shiver yer …Read the Rest

St. Dragon Girl Volumes 1-5: Manga Movable Feast
September 17, 2012

St. Dragon Girl Volumes 1-5: Manga Movable Feast

Momoka Sendou (nicknamed “Dragon Girl”) and Ryuga Kou are childhood friends. Momoka is a martial artist, and Ryuga is a …Read the Rest

Hana-Kimi Volumes 1-3
June 24, 2012

Hana-Kimi Volumes 1-3

Mizuki Ashiya is no slouch when it comes to a challenge. She’s a star of track and field at her …Read the Rest

Manga Wrap Up Week Twelve: Honey and Clover Volume 9-10
April 10, 2012

Manga Wrap Up Week Twelve: Honey and Clover Volume 9-10

I’m working to get back on schedule after my 2 week manga break. I decided to take it easy and …Read the Rest

Beauty Pop Volume 1-2
February 14, 2011

Beauty Pop Volume 1-2

Kiri’s friend Kanako gives a present to one of the members of the Scissors Project. Her act of kindness is …Read the Rest

Shojo Beat – The Final 2
July 1, 2009

Shojo Beat – The Final 2

June and July 2009 mark the end of a four year run of Shojo Beat magazine.  Not that you could …Read the Rest

Eulogy for Shojo Beat
May 19, 2009

Eulogy for Shojo Beat

The rumors started yesterday, but David Welsh of Comics Reporter  confirmed it today with Viz’s Evelyn Dubocq via Twitter that …Read the Rest

October Viz Previews
October 13, 2008

October Viz Previews

I’m almost caught up with reading my back issues of Shonen Jump.  I started reading October last night.  Both October …Read the Rest

Shojo Beat Aug-Sept 2008
September 9, 2008

Shojo Beat Aug-Sept 2008

The August and September issues of Shojo Beat had a lot going on  preview-wise.  August gave us looks at Mixed …Read the Rest

J-Pop goes Shojo Beat!
March 2, 2008

J-Pop goes Shojo Beat!

The January issue of Shojo Beat wasn’t really anything exciting. The preview of Be With You didn’t do anything for …Read the Rest

Shojo Beat Finds Its Groove
January 1, 2008

Shojo Beat Finds Its Groove

Shojo Beat, the sister anthology magazine to Shonen Jump has been going through a lot of changes lately. Of the …Read the Rest