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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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Cool For Cats

Advantages: Instantly recognisable behaviour for a cat owner
Disadvantages: No through line connecting the pictures

Iím not sure if my wifeís fandom of Simonís Cat counts as an obsession, but she watches every video that creator Simon Tofield posts on YouTube, and has a Simonís Cat keyring so large as to count as a childís toy rather than just a keyring. Whilst there ...

Soho_Black 08.05.2017 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Simon's Cat - Simon Tofield

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Miaow :)

Advantages: Great illustrations, brilliantly presented, cheap online!
Disadvantages: None whatsoever!

I have recently discovered ĎSimonís CatíÖ for those of you who donít know, Simonís Cat is an animated cartoon series, drawn by Simon Tofield. It follows a young manís cat that gets up into all sorts of trouble whilst on a quest for food. Pointing towards ...

Strawberry_123 21.05.2011 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Simon's Cat - Simon Tofield

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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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