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Higurashi Abducted By Demons Arc V1: Creepy Murder Mystery

Advantages: Creepy, a great horror and interesting mystery. Effective, scary scenes.
Disadvantages: Didn't always get the humour.

...Age rating: 16+ Around 200 pages. Read in the Japanese right to left way. Can be bought new for £6+ at amazon.co.uk The Higurashi When They Cry series (also known as Higurashi no Naku Koro ni) was originally a Japanese sound novel, which is ...

Mistybrook 11.06.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Higurashi When They Cry: Abducted By Demons Arc Vol. 1 - Ryukishi07

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Knights of Sidonia (Vol 1) - Lost in Space with Genderless Clones

Advantages: Great artwork. Interesting universe.
Disadvantages: Some of the comedy isn't that funny. No memorable characters.

Knights of Sidonia is a science fiction comic created by manga artist Tsutomu Nihei (the chap responsible for Biomega, Abara and NOiSE.) The series takes place in the year 3394, which makes me feel rather old. Anyone remember the days when futuristic tale ...

Dentolux 28.02.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Knights of Sidonia, Vol. 1 - Tsutomu Nihei

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Bashful Butterflies Take Flights of Fancy

Advantages: further character and plot development within the Junjou Romantica and Egoist story arcs
Disadvantages: mature content, not for the easily embarrassed, must read two volumes before this one

It's not been quite two months since Misaki began living with Usami-san, but he and Usagi have moved quite quickly along in their relationship. Following on from his discovery (in Vol. 2) that he is indeed madly in love with Usagi, he has come to accept h ...

Shroud 09.03.2010 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Junjo Romantica: v. 3 - Shungiku Nakamura

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A different kind if strip for you

Advantages: superb art, great storytelling and an interesting main character
Disadvantages: The nature of newspaper strips means it never really ends

Newpaper comic strips started way back in the late 19th century and were always comedy strips much like Garfield and Hagar The Horrible were (are?) today. It wasnít until the 1930ís that Adventure strips were added to the newspapers. These looked exact ...

Ailran 29.08.2012 ∑ Read full review
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Review of X-9 - Idea & Design Works

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Horrible By Name, Not By Quality

Advantages: A great intro to the web series
Disadvantages: Mixed quality of drawing

Iím not a graphic novel collector by any means, but I do like picking up graphic novel versions of things Iím already a fan of to try them out in a different format. And because Iím more than just a little bit anal in that regard. One such graphic novel ...

Soho_Black 27.04.2017 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Dr. Horrible - Zack Whedon

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