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Yumi to Kurumi Manga Review – Sew, Sew Good

Yumi to Kurumi is a completed one volume manga by Uruhiko. The story focuses on office worker Yumi, who struggles in her fast paced work environment and lacks confidence in her own abilities and self. After a particularly hard day at the office, Yumi comes across as discarded doll. It’s an immediate connection and she… Continue reading Yumi to Kurumi Manga Review – Sew, Sew Good

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Reviewing eBook Renta ~ An Online Manga Rental Service

It’s no secret in the otaku community, that reading manga through sites like MangaFox and MangaRock are the norm. These sites are free, but ultimately harm the manga business as mangaka, translators and publishing companies do not receive a single cent for their hard work. My theory, for the use of these sites, is based… Continue reading Reviewing eBook Renta ~ An Online Manga Rental Service

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Perfect World (Aruga Rie): Perfectly Captured My Heart

‘Perfect World’ is a Josei manga by Aruga Rie. The series has been around for a few years, with 5 volumes released, but I only discovered it recently. Unfortunately the series is not licensed in English so I only discovered it from the good will of online translators, who are still hard at work translating… Continue reading Perfect World (Aruga Rie): Perfectly Captured My Heart

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Let’s Start With a Friend – Otomodachi kara Hajimemashou

Akira and her twin brother (Haru) have both begun high school. Despite being twins their personalities are worlds apart – Akira is withdrawn and socially awkward while her brother is bright and brings people together. The manga ‘Let’s Start With a Friend’ by Otsu Hiyori, follows these two through their high school lives as they meet… Continue reading Let’s Start With a Friend – Otomodachi kara Hajimemashou

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Geeky Romance in ‘It’s Difficult to Love an Otaku’ (Wotaku ni Koi wa Muzukashii)

Hirotaka and Narumi are reunited at the same company, having been best friends in Middle School. The unlikely pair bonded over their otaku status – Hirotaka being a gamer and Narumi a fujoshi. After a night out drinking Hirotaka confesses to her “I would collect raw minerals and level up as much as you like,… Continue reading Geeky Romance in ‘It’s Difficult to Love an Otaku’ (Wotaku ni Koi wa Muzukashii)