Demon Slayer by Koyoharu Gotouge

Another Shonen Bites the Dust


Ragna Crimson Volume 1 by Daiki Kobayashi

Come for the cool dragons and swrd fights
Stay for stanning Leo.

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Spy X Family Volume 1 by Tatsuya Endo

Espionage was never so cute.


Aoashi Volume 1 by Yuugo Kobayashi Review

A soccer manga with as much potential as its protagonist

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Platinum End Manga Review

Visually stunning, but not the best of endings.

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A Japanese property that could replace Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones is over. Finally, the snarky people who never gave it a chance might say. I’m sure some fans of the show who aren’t exactly thrilled with how the show wrapped up would say the same. But, with the end of Game of Thrones ends perhaps the last show that occupied a significant […]

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Jordan is a Shonen hero in the flesh

This isn’t what I usually aim for, but sport is an art when the best players play and anime is Manga in motion and Manga is drawn so technically this fits the blog. A lot has been written about Michael Jordan, both from an athletic and psychological perspective, but non of those I find satisfactory. […]

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Quotes to ponder #10

It’s a cruel and random world, but the chaos is all so beautiful.

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Best books read in 2017 

1. Julian by Gore Vidal 2. Flowers of evil by Shuuzou Oshimi 3. Dance dance dance by Haruki Murakami 4. Fullmetal alchemist by Hiromu Arakawa 5. Vindland saga by Makoto Yukimura 6. How Jesus became God by Bart Ehemann 7. Free will by Sam Harris 8. Romola by George Eliot 9. Home and world by […]