Why Domestic Girlfriend, Why?!

The news that Domestic Girlfriend, or Domestic Na Kanojo, the seinen-romance manga series by Kei Sasuga-sensei, the author of Good Ending before this, has been making it’s rounds among the anime and manga communities, not just because of the fact that this kind of popular series which just received an anime adaptation last year has…

Dragons Rioting: How To Completely Fuck Up A Decent Manga

I’m not sure how many of you know about Dragons Rioting or the circumstances behind it’s constant problems it faced before it’s untimely end, but strap in, for this is quite the amusing tale. Dragons Rioting was a manga by mangaka Tsuyoshi Watanabe and ran for nine volumes. It’s officially licensed and available for purchase…

I get why people might not like Arifureta after volume 1

So a long while back, I write an article describing the high quality of volume one of the official serialization of Arifureta. You can find it here. It had really good written structure, a well defined writing style of the stream of consciousness school of writing which is quite often seen in Japanese media and…

Memories, Nostalgia and Fruits Basket+A bit about my otaku habits

I must confess, I don’t watch a lot of anime. I’m the kind of person that’s fine with spoilers, but if I’ve experienced a story via one visual medium like manga, then I have a hard time fully enjoying it in another visual medium like anime. (Beware, this is going to be a long one)…

The Death Of A Dream: Futari No Jikan’s Ending

So it has recently been brought to my notice that Futari No Jikan, whose mangaka, Onio, I talked about in an earlier post, has recently been completely translated. This probably marks the figurative death of Onio-sensei’s manga career. There is huge potential in most mangaka that receive serializations. Onio-sensei had more potential than most. His…

WHY?!!Rakujitsu No Pathos

So in the first post today about Bokutachi Wa Benkyou Ga Dekinai, I said that I had already written out a post prior to that article pertaining to Rakujitsu No Pathos, which translates to Sunset of Pathos, or Sunset of Passion. This is not that article. In my older article, I had planned on explaining…

Amano Megumi Wa Suki Darake, An Ecchi With Plot

Curvaceous anime girls, a premise used a million times before, the ever present ecchi-ecchi atmosphere, Amano Megumi Wa Suki Darake has all the potential to be manga trash, however, through a miracle of science or maybe a miracle of faith, it belies it’s fate by existing on a level higher than regular ecchi. Amano Megumi…