Black Torch: A Shōnen Supernatural Series with Badass Cats & Beautifully Understated Artwork – Manga First Impressions

Black Torch (ブラックトーチ) by Tsuyoshi Takaki is a shōnen, fantasy, supernatural series that I came across while browsing VIZ Media’s online catalogue. A few of the things that appealed to me the most  about this series was the title, the short length, and the fact that the synopsis mentioned an animal loving ninja. It sounded…

Top 5 Slice-of-Life Manga I Want to Read

Good evening, otaku dragons! I began reading manga again earlier today and I realised that I’ve been missing slice-of-life, feel-good manga so much. I remember that when I used to sit down and read through things that would make me laugh or make my heart feel warm and fluffy, it somehow always helped me deal…

My 10 Favourite Shōjo Manga Covers!

One of my favourite things about reading shōjo manga, aside from the fluffy romance and feel-good vibes, are the covers! Most shōjo manga volumes tend to have beautiful, aesthetically pleasing covers that make you want to grab it off the shelves and take them home with you immediately. I will confess that shōjo cover buying…