What is Seinen?
What is Seinen?
Yo! This is my review of Kokou no Hito, the only manga that takes a serious look at the harrowing world of rock climbing and mountaineering.
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This is a review for, a one-shot that recently got serialized. Congratulations, Tomohiko-sensei!
Hello! This series has been finished for a while, but it only started getting translated recently. It’s an autobiographical manga about the author Nagata Kabi, detailing her long and tedious struggle with mental illness in Japan, a place where mental illness is often looked at with one eye closed. It’s real, it’s harrowing, and a piece of you will die while reading it.
Yo what up guys! Billy Bat ended recently, so here’s the review. Billy Bat is an elaborate mystery-thriller by the legendary Naoki Urasawa, the man responsible for masterpieces such as 20th Century Boys, Pluto, and Monster.
Kochikame (Kochira Katsushika-ku Kameari Kōen Mae Hashutsujo) recently ended after 40 years of serialization in Shonen Jump. Kochikame, a gag manga about a policeman who does absolutely no real police work, was loved by salary men and children alike, and garnered quite a large following. It was the inspiration for many modern manga artists/authors, and its departure from publication resulted in artistic tributes from a plethora of different mangakas. I’ve made a compilation of the tributes:
Hey what up guys! I’m back from the dead.
Today I’m going to review the manga Amaama to Inazuma, by Amagakure Gido. This manga recently gained traction with its anime adaptation.