Tag Archives: Humor

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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Don’t Meddle With My Daughter Vol. 1 (Seven Seas)

Rating: 3.5/5 –  Mature Humor; Not for Kids or the Overly Sensitive by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow My name is Al Sparrow and I love super-heroines. There, I’ve said it. I feel like there should be a twelve-step recovery program … Continue reading

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A Distant Neighborhood (Ponent Mon Ltd.)

Rating: 5/5 – What If You Could Do It All Again? by ComicSpectrum Reviewer Al Sparrow It’s a question most of us have asked ourselves at one point in our lives: If you could go back and live your life … Continue reading

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Tokyo ESP Vol. 1 (Vertical)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Just Don’t Call Them the X-Men! by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. Rinka Urushiba is a struggling high-school girl trying to make her way through life in the poorer sections of Tokyo with her father, a retired policeman. … Continue reading

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Pandora in the Crimson Shell: Ghost Urn Vol. 1 (Seven Seas)

Rating: 5/5 – Two Manga Masters Unite to Create a Masterpiece. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. Caveat Emptor: It is statistically impossible for me not to like this book, so keep that in mind as you read this review. I’ll … Continue reading

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Nurse Hitomi’s Monster Infirmary Vol. 1 (Seven Seas)

Rating: 3.5/5 – A Solidly Comedic Monster-Themed Manga by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. I’ve written elsewhere about how Monster Musume blew me away, delivering a laugh-out-loud story while giving the monster fan in me something to smile about. Because of … 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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