Category Archives: Yen Press

Laid Back Camp Vol. 1 (Yen Press)

Rating: 5/5 – Grab Your Tent and Get Some Kindling by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow I’ve written reviews before that advise skipping the manga and heading straight to the anime. I’ve also written reviews urging you to experience the manga … Continue reading

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Monster Tamer Girls Vol. 1 (Yen Press)

Rating: 3.5/5 – The Kaiju Are Coming, But We Have Schoolgirls to Keep Them in Line by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow The Tatara Girls’ Academy houses a very special committee within its hallowed halls. Not a music or newspaper club, … Continue reading

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Silver Spoon Vol. 1 (Yen Press)

Rating: 3/5 – A Good Story Held in Check by a Boring Protagonist by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow A good story usually needs a solid cast of characters to become a great one. Silver Spoon is a good story with … Continue reading

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Goblin Slayer Vol. 1 (Yen Press)

Rating: 3/5 – Just Like the Title Implies… Goblins are Slayed! by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow One of the great things about manga – as with most forms of entertainment – is also one of the worst things about it: … Continue reading

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Delicious in Dungeon Vol. 1 (Yen Press)

Rating: 4/5 – How to Serve Monsters…Deliciously by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow Depending on how psychotically sadistic the person running your role-playing game campaign chooses to behave, assaulting a dungeon can be a very costly endeavor. Not only are there … Continue reading

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So I Can’t Play H Vol. 1 (Yen Press)

Rating: 4/5 – The Grim Reaper Meets a Grinning Pervert by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. I’m not sure why, but it seems to be a common thread across all comics, regardless of country of origin, that the personification of death … Continue reading

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Is It Wrong To Try To Pick Up Girls In A Dungeon? Vol. 1 (Yen Press)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Love and Loki Come Together in a Charming Tale by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. I came across this one kind of by accident. It seems flavor-of-the-month these days to have a manga title with a run-on sentence, … Continue reading

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