Happy Friday to you all! This weekend I will be starting October’s Birthday Book Challenge! If you’d like more information on this challenge, please check out my post for it. I’m super excited to begin this reading event and I decided to begin with a title from my favourite Asian literature subgenre: Contemporary Japanese literature!…… Continue reading Weekend Reads #7: Japanese Thriller & Chinese Zodiac
Disclaimer: There may be some minor spoilers for the anime in this review. Out of all of the serials I watched this season, Restaurant to Another World would have to be one of my favourites. It was feel-good and dangerously hunger-inducing. In the corner of a local shopping district lies a Western-style restaurant called Yōshuku…… Continue reading Restaurant to Another World: Gourmet Episodic Goodness
Disclaimer: There may be some ranting in this review. Also, there may be minor spoilers for the series. Please read at your own discretion. When I sat down and took a look at the offerings for the Summer anime line-up, Elegant Yōkai Apartment Life seemed like it would have plenty of potential to be a…… Continue reading Elegant Yōkai Apartment Life: Zero to W.T.F. in Half a Season
With the Summer season of shows fast approaching their finale, I decided it was a good time to take a look at the offerings for the Fall anime line-up. I have noticed that quite a few of the simulcasts will be continuations of other serials, or films, previously released, most of which I’m not familiar…… Continue reading Fall 2017 Anime Watchlist!
Planetes is a seinen, science-fiction manga series that is written and illustrated by Makoto Yukimura (Vinland Saga). It follows a small group of astronauts who are tasked with keeping near-Earth’s orbit clean of debris. In the four volumes of the series, or two omnibus editions, we get familiarised with the individuals who are doing the…… Continue reading Planetes by Makoto Yukimura – A Manga Review
Today I’m here in an effort to start something new as a content creator and avid watcher of anime: to create monthly watchlists of finished titles! Over the past few years, I have accumulated quite a large pile of anime collections, most that I have not seen yet. But every season, more and more shows…… Continue reading September Anime Watchlist!
One of my bookish goals for the year 2017 was to purchase more manga volumes in an effort to expand my manga library, as well as to motivate me to read more from the serials that I physically own. While it has been a couple of months since I’ve bought so many manga within a…… Continue reading August Manga Haul!