Tag: shounen

46. Welcome to the Ballroom by Takeuchi Tomo

46. Welcome to the Ballroom by Takeuchi Tomo

Welcome to the Ballroom’s gonna be an anime and I can’t help but feel overly excited. At a time when lesser known sports, such as figure skating and rugby, are getting some love, I’m happy that dancesport is joining the party.

45. Tokkyū!! by Komori Yoichi and Kubo Mitsurou

45. Tokkyū!! by Komori Yoichi and Kubo Mitsurou

In this manga about Japanese Coast Guard’s Special Rescue Unit or Tokkyū, Komori Yoichi and Kubo Mitsurou shows the exceptional heroism of these young rescuers.

My favourite manga reads in 2016

My favourite manga reads in 2016

  2016. What a year. It’s been a tough year for many of us and personally, it was a challenging one. I was so busy with the last stretch of my dissertation that I hardly read any manga at all! When things finally slowed down […]

Favorite Manga Reads for 2014

2014 was a very busy year for me. The bulk of my research was done during this year and in terms of manga reading, I actually spent more time catching up or reading manga related to my research more than reading all the new manga […]

#19 – Flowers of Evil by Shuzo Oshimi

#19 – Flowers of Evil by Shuzo Oshimi

Aku no Hana, Flower of Evil by Shuzo Oshimi Serialized in Shounen Magazine Licensed by Vertical A young boy falls in love with prettiest girl in class and makes a crucial mistake. A girl witnesses the young boy’s act and uses it against the boy’s […]

#17 – Solanin by Inio Asano

#17 – Solanin by Inio Asano

Solanin by Inio Asano Serialized in Shounen Sunday Published by Kodansha and Viz. There are times when we just want the world to stop. There are times when we try to ask the meaning of our lives. There are times when we wish to find […]

There are some things meant only for Japan

There are some things meant only for Japan

As soon as the new season of the Gintama anime started, I noticed a couple of tweets asking whether the Gin Tama1 manga was cancelled since the US Viz release of the 23rd volume was declared as the final volume. The manga is still going […]