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On Eighty-Six v2

The cover. Hi. I’ve just finished reading Eighty-Six volume 2. I don’t really have much to say about it, but decided to at least try writing a thing on it. Well then, here goes nothing. Advertisements

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On Dendera

The cover. My quest to burn through a list I’ve made of Haikasoru editions I want to read is now complete, at least if you don’t count the LoGH volumes I still haven’t gotten to. And the last item on … Continue reading

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Yakusoku no Kuni v1 or Fantasy Yugoslavia

The cover. Youjo Senki (also known as The Saga of Tanya the Evil) was one of the better titles airing in Winter 2017. It’s the story of a perfectionist nerd reborn as a little girl in a war-torn world as … Continue reading

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On Kyakuhonka no Serifu

The cover. One way you can tell whether an anime watcher is only a casual dabbler or a stupefyingly engaged turbonerd is: the number of names he associates with a given project. Your usual moviegoer, if he bothers to remember … Continue reading

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On Eighty-Six v1

The cover. If you follow LN news, you might have heard about this one. Eighty-Six, by Asato Asato. In 2016, this very book was the winner of the Dengeki Novel Prize‘s grand prix. Many Dengeki Prize winners are books forgotten … Continue reading

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