Tag: seinen

Fujojocast #4 – These 2013 Manga are Awesome!

Fujojocast is back for the new year!! In this show, my comic nakama, Yue, joins me as we look at the 2014 Kono Manga ga Sugoi award (This Manga is Amazing!), 2013 Comic Natalie Awards shortlist, and Kono BL ga Yabai 2014 (This BL is […]

#30: Nigeru Otoko

I think everyone comes to that point in their life where they just want to run away. It’s tempting, isn’t it? The idea of dropping everything — bills, debts, responsibilities, homework — is such a beautiful thought that it feels like paradise. It must be […]

#27: Takemitsu Zamurai

Sometimes, it takes a well-paced story and some mad swishes of a brush to make me feel excited over an age old feudal tale. Eifuku Issei and Taiyou Matsumoto’s has a masterpiece with Takemitsu Zamurai.

#26: Sex Nanka Kyoumi Nai

In this age where sex has lost its magic, Sex Nanka Kyoumi Nai highlights our disillusion, our entertainment, and our ongoing love and hate affair with sex.

History MMF: #24 – Ooku no Ko by Bikke

Tudors England is quite tricky — especially when you have a king who’s been hacking off his wives’ heads. One can only imagine the level of distrust in a royal court filled with intrigue and political turmoil. Ooku no K0, Child of the Kingdom, by […]

#21 – Beck by Harold Sakuishi

Beck by Harold Sakuishi Serialized in Monthly Shounen Magazine Published by Kodansha and Tokyopop If there’s a manga can transmit sound, then Beck‘s that title. You don’t even need to hear the music itself. The panels alone can cause a riot. For a good long […]

#20 – Breathe Deeply by Yamaaki Doton

Breathe Deeply by Yamaaki Doton Published by One Peace Books Given a choice to defy all laws of humanity and saving your loved one, what would you do? Loaded questions like this often make me uneasy. It’s different when you read it in shounen titles. […]

#18 – No Longer Human vol. 1 by Usamaru Furuya

#18 – No Longer Human vol. 1 by Usamaru Furuya

No Longer Human vol. 1 by Usamaru Furuya Serialized in Shukan Comic Bunch Published by Shinchosha Publishing and Vertical Inc. “I found a word to express my feelings. Right now… I feel forlorn.” – Yozo Oba, No Longer Human.  When I first wrote about my […]