Author Archives: mbednorz

On Hai-iro no Diet Coca Cola (Gray Diet Coke)

The cover. Remember Faust? I don’t mean that old, thick, boring brick by Goethe, though. In the late 2000s, a publisher called Del Rey, which was considered the embassador of Koudansha in America (sorta) put out these two volumes consisting … Continue reading

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On God Hand Press

The most worksafe image I could find. Ever use any of those sites where you can read doujinshi online? They’re magnificent. Around 2005, the first attempts atĀ making those would house only several tens of titles, but now? They’re giant – … Continue reading

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On Kimi to wa Chimeiteki na Zure ga Aru

The cover. You might have seen that cover with Midori’s orange toothy mug somewhere. The book is titled Kimi to wa Chimeiteki na ZureĀ ga Aru (let’s say it means There Is a Fatal Difference Between You and Me), published by … Continue reading

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On Hidarimaki-shiki Last Resort

The cover. A wimpy nerd named Yuu wakes up in a school with amnesia. If that wasn’t troubling enough, the school is far from normal. There is literally nothing outside of it, not even the horizon is there. The school … Continue reading

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I read “Otto no Chinpo ga Hairanai”

The cover. Once upon a time while reading Yaraon, I stumbled upon THIS article. “Otto no Chinpo ga Hairanai” (or “My Husband’s Cock Won’t Fit”) by Kodama – a non-fiction book storming the bestselling book charts. Why of course my … Continue reading

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