Manga Review

Hell Girl (Jigoku Shoujo) Vol. 1 – Manga Review


“Would you like to see… what death looks like?” asks loli Hell Girl Enma Ai… Hmmm, maybe, if it’s as cute as she is…

Anime DVD Review

Kanon Vol. 1 – Anime DVD Review


Hey, it’s Kanon! Again! It’s a good thing that I like Kanon, and don’t mind watching it over and over and over again. Here’s to more Uguu~ in 2008!

Japanese Novel

Now You’re One of Us – Japanese Novel Review


In addition to releasing a bunch of classic manga (including stuff by Tezuka), Vertical also does translated Japanese literature. I had no reading material for my flight back home for the holidays, so this was a welcome package, even though it doesn’t have any pictures, rendering it a “heavy novel.”