Extraordinary: A Story of an Ordinary Princess Review

Extraordinary: A Story of an Ordinary Princess puts a humorous twist on an old fairytale trope and crafts an endearing tale of self-discovery. Synopsis: Princess Basil is the youngest of seven sisters and, while her siblings all received standard fairy blessings like beauty or song, the crabby fairy in charge of her blessing bestowed her... Continue Reading →

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Killing Me! Vol 1 Review

I was completely onboard for the premise of this manga, which features a yuri romance between a vampire and a vampire hunter. I mean, that sounds super fun, right? Unfortunately, the end result is something of a letdown… Synopsis: Saki Fujimiya is a graceful and accomplished honor student by day and a deadly vampire hunter... Continue Reading →

Cocoon Entwined Vol 1 Review

I’m not sure what exactly I was expecting from Cocoon Entwined when I bought it, but it definitely wasn’t this. Yep, this is a bit of a weird one. Synopsis: Hoshimiya Girls’ Academy has a special tradition that has been passed down from generation to generation. The third-year girls all make the uniforms for the... Continue Reading →

Astra Lost in Space Review

I feel like I’m arriving a bit late to the party when it comes to Astra Lost in Space. I haven’t watched any of the anime yet, but it’s been receiving such positive buzz that I decided to give the original manga a try. The manga has been fully released in english and is only... Continue Reading →

Delilah Dirk and the King’s Shilling Review

Delilah Dirk and the King’s Shilling is the second book in the delightful Delilah Dirk series. If you’re interested in reading my thoughts on the first book, check out my review of Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant. Synopsis: King’s Shilling takes place a couple of years after the events of the Turkish Lieutenant and... Continue Reading →

The Sunshine Blogger Award

Well this is an exciting day for me, as it’s the first time I’ve been nominated in a tag post! Thank you to Aiya and Yume at Anime Tokoyo for nominating me for the Sunshine Blogger Award! The Rules: 1) Thank the person who nominated you and provide a link to their blog so others... Continue Reading →

Sand Land Review

While combing through the boxes of old manga titles at a big comics sale, I recently came across this little gem. Sand Land is a one-shot series by Akira Toriyama, the creator of the mega-hit manga series: Dragon Ball. To give you a little bit of background information on my history with Akira Toriyama, the... Continue Reading →

Beastars Vol 1 Review

Beastars is the newest manga to be released under the Viz Signature line, a banner that specializes in sophisticated or edgy titles aimed at an older audience, so I knew that I was in for something a little different with this series. In a world inhabited by anthropomorphized animals, predators and prey seem to coexist... Continue Reading →

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