Good morning friends! For anyone who’s stuck around here for a while, or has seen my BookTube channel, they are familiar with the fact that I don’t tend to read a lot of hyped books. When books are super hyped, I’ve noticed that they always fall short in some way or another. However, there are…… Continue reading Top 5 Hyped SFF On My TBR
Noble V: Greylancer by Hideyuki Kikuchi is a Japanese, science-fiction, supernatural novel. It was released by Haikasoru (an imprint of Viz Media, LLC) in May 2013, and translated by Takami Nieda. Disclaimer: The book is a part of the Vampire Hunter D universe, written by the same author, and as such I don’t recommend this…… Continue reading Noble V: Greylancer by Hideyuki Kikuchi – Book Review
Rai Volume 1: Welcome to New Japan by Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain is the first trade paperback instalment in a cyberpunk, dystopian, science-fiction comic series, originally published in October 2014 by Valiant. It’s the year 4001 A.D and the island of Japan is now in geosynchronous orbit around the Earth, which is a wasteland.…… Continue reading Rai Volume 1: Welcome to New Japan by Matt Kindt – Comic Review
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
Happy Sunday morning to you all! I hope the weekend has been treating all of you rather well. I’ve managed to acquire a cold… while Summer is still going strong… How? I have no idea, but it really sucks. Aside from the ick, my weekend has been pretty fun thus far. For today’s post, I…… Continue reading Current Reads #1: Baby Dragons, Giant Sandworms, & Lost Astronauts… OH MY!
Military science-fiction is a genre that I enjoy when it’s written well. I love intricate strategies and tactical based battles when I read from this specific genre. It has been very difficult to find books that fit this concept, so I have avoided military SF for quite a long time. Yet, a couple months ago…… Continue reading Dauntless (The Lost Fleet #1) by Jack Campbell – A Book Review
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