Tag Archives: manga

The Tokyo 5 – Vol. 1

Rating: 3.5/5 – Not All Manga is From Japan… by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow If I’ve learned one thing after more than a decade of reviewing manga, it’s that manga fans can be very snobbish. Don’t deny it. Don’t say … Continue reading

Posted in Comixology | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Seven Seas | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Siuil, A Run: The Girl from the Other Side v1 (Seven Seas)

Rating: 4/5 – A Grownup Fairy Tale with a Dark Social Commentary by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow It’s no accident that one of the advertisements I saw for this series mentioned it would be perfect for fans of The Ancient … Continue reading

Posted in Seven Seas | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Aho-Girl: A Clueless Girl Vol. 1 (Kodansha)

Rating: 5/5 – A Deceptively Smart “Anti-Harem” Manga. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow I’ve talked about harem manga before in my reviews for ComicSpectrum. By all means, read one, but one is all you’re going to need, as the story … Continue reading

Posted in Kodansha | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Clockwork Planet v1 (Kodansha)

Rating: 4/5 – Don’t Call It Steampunk by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow. My wife and I picked up a grandfather clock at a yard sale a few months ago. No real rhyme or reason to it, it just kind of … Continue reading

Posted in Kodansha | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Please Tell Me! Galko-Chan Vol. 1 (Seven Seas)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Everything You NEVER Wanted to Know by ComicSpectrum reviewer Al Sparrow Are girls always dreaming of the day they become adults? Is it true that if you drink caffeine in the morning, it’ll have a huge effect … Continue reading

Posted in Seven Seas | Tagged , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Yen Press | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment