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Attack on Titan Volume 1

Attack on Titan Volume 1
November 1, 2012

I have been lucky in my reading that I rarely come across things I actively hate. Sure, I have had …Read the Rest

Soul Eater Not! Volume 1

Soul Eater Not! Volume 1
September 27, 2012

It makes sense to me that one of the most cutting edge manga in Yen Press‘ manga collection is Soul Eater Not! The series …Read the Rest

House of Five Leaves Volume 4

House of Five Leaves Volume 4
September 13, 2012

Getting halfway through a series and finding things to talk about can sometimes be quite challenging; with Natsume Ono’s work, …Read the Rest

Breathe Deeply

Breathe Deeply
February 16, 2012

As a medical professional, I sometimes have a hard time reading medical dramas or watching medical shows on television.This is …Read the Rest

Blue Exorcist Volume 1-5

Blue Exorcist Volume 1-5
February 6, 2012

Shonen Jump is entering a new era – with Weekly Shonen Jump Alpha coming down the pipeline in only a …Read the Rest

He Said, She Said: Nura, Rise of the Yokai Clan Volumes 1-2

He Said, She Said: Nura, Rise of the Yokai Clan Volumes 1-2
October 27, 2011

Reviews are subjective things. A reviewer is drawing on many things when they write their review. Besides technical things such …Read the Rest

La Quinta Camera: The Fifth Room

La Quinta Camera: The Fifth Room
October 4, 2011

Natsume Ono is one of my favorite creators in comics today. Her distinct style and charismatic writing have filled many …Read the Rest

Butterfly Volume 1

Butterfly Volume 1
September 27, 2011

One of the things that surprised me (and continues to surprise me) about TokyoPop was their ability to survive off …Read the Rest

A Zoo in Winter

A Zoo in Winter
September 13, 2011

Over the past three years, I have come to admire the work of Jiro Taniguchi. Through The Quest for the …Read the Rest

Lychee Light Club

Lychee Light Club
August 4, 2011

Comparison is one of the great powers of the human mind. We categorize and store information throughout our lives, and …Read the Rest