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Cardfight Vanguard: Free Cards (Yay) Naff Comic (Boo)

Advantages: Promotes the message that friends are important. Includes some cards.
Disadvantages: Below average art. Uninspired story written just to sell cards.

Cardfight Vanguard is a comic book series based on a successful trading card game. Over in Japan the use of anime and manga to promote card games is nothing new. In recent times the medium has been used to popularise titles such as Duel Masters and Select ...

Dentolux 06.10.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Cardfight!! Vanguard (Volume 1) - Akira Itou

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My Little Monster - Good things come in small packages?

Advantages: Decent artwork, amusing romantic comedy storyline.
Disadvantages: Shizuku can be a little cold at times, Haru's antics can be a little annoying.

My Little Monster (known in its native Japan as Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun) is a romantic comedy manga penned by the artist known as Robico. Hmmm, that's a name I would associate with a Brazilian footballer, instead of a Japanese illustrator, but whatever. Th ...

Dentolux 12.05.2014 · Read full review
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Review of My Little Monster Vol 1 - Robico

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Midnight Secretary - Does right what Stephanie Meyer does wrong

Advantages: Some funny moments, doesn't drag things out like other romance mangas do.
Disadvantages: Kyouhei's rudeness may put off some readers, artwork could be better.

Midnight Secretary is a romance manga created by artist Tomu Ohmi. The series originally appeared within the pages of Japanese magazine Petit Comic and has since been brought over to English language countries courtesy of Viz Media. The paperback version ...

Dentolux 26.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Midnight Secretary Vol 1 - Tomu Ohmi

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From the New World - Rat, rat and double rat.

Advantages: Intriguing mystery plot, features some grotesque creature designs.
Disadvantages: Needless fan service, thus far the story feels over hyped.

From the New World is an award winning sci-fi novel penned by writer Yusuke Kishi. The book's popularity has seen it get adapted into a twenty-five episode anime series and a collection of mangas. The second volume of the comic, which I am covering today, ...

Dentolux 21.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of From the New World Vol 2 - Yusuke Kishi

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Nisekoi: False Love (Vol 1) - Do Gorilla Girls love Bean Sprouts?

Advantages: The story has some funny moments, decent art from illustrator Naoshi Komi.
Disadvantages: I was unable to warm to the cast, uninspired harem plot.

Life is never easy, as Raku Ichijo (the star of Nisekoi: False Love) will attest to. Raku's aspirations for the immediate future are to graduate from high school, get into a good university and eventually settle down doing a civil service job. The likelih ...

Dentolux 17.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Nisekoi Volume 1 - Naoshi Komi

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