Oishinbo A la Carte: Vegetables

I mean no disrespect to Tetsu Kariya or Akira Hanasaki when I say that the Vegetables volume of Oishinbo A…

Itazura Na Kiss, Vol. 1

Seventeen-year-old Kotoko Aihara is a ditz, the kind of girl who gets easily flustered by math problems, blurts whatever she’s…

Little Fluffy Gigolo Pelu, Vol. 1

Poignant — now there’s a word I never imagined I’d be using to describe one of Junko Mizuno’s works, given…

Manga Artifacts: Domu: A Child’s Dream

Revisiting AKIRA prompted me to re-read Domu: A Child’s Dream, an earlier work that helped cement Katsuhiro Otomo’s reputation as…