Manga Reviews

24 Colors


Oct 7, 2011

The story: Coming to a new school, meeting a boy, having communication trouble with your crush... it's all the usual in shoujo-land, but "24 Colors" manages to do things with little drama.

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Honey Honey Boy - He Is A Sweet Temptation


Apr 5, 2011

The story: Rika likes the student body president. So much so that she's willing to get in trouble just so he has to 'punish' her. Not for kiddies.

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Atashi wa Sore wo Gaman Dekinai


Jan 5, 2011

On the chopping block is a series of short 'romance' stories that go from rage-inducing to objectionable to mediocre. Get ready for abuse, kidnapping, confinement, unhealthy obsession and emotional manipulation— and no, this isn't a horror-thriller.

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Midnight Secretary


Dec 10, 2010

The story: Brilliant, dowdy secretary Kaya Satozuka takes on the job of working for the company's big boss. While he first seems to be the usual spoiled rich guy, she discovers that he has other secrets besides his womanizing: he's actually a competent businessman. Oh, and he's a vampire.

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Noblesse


Oct 27, 2010

The story: An ancient vampire finds himself in fish-out-of-water situations (in high school!) after an eight-century slumber. Add a dark organization with superpowered agents, and you've got plot (and an interesting one, at least initially).

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Oresama Teacher


May 27, 2010

The story: Delinquent lead transfers schools and tries to start over with a clean image, but instead gets caught up in fights involving teachers, classmates, and the school's head honcho. A shounen? No. This is...Oresama Teacher.

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Fall In Love Like a Comic


May 27, 2010

The story: Well, the title gives it away, really. High school manga artist asks a guy to help her experience having a boyfriend for research. (Manga-like) romance ensues.

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