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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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Lament of the Lamb V1: Horror, Drama and Mystery

Advantages: Dark, creepy, interesting characters.
Disadvantages: Takes a while for anything to happen.

Age rating: 16+ Around 213 pages Read in the Japanese right to left way. Can be bought used for around £2+ on amazon.co.uk It was the title of the manga which caught my attention, more so than the cover featuring a moody looking Chizuna and Ka ...

Mistybrook 16.04.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Lament of the Lamb Volume 1 - Kei Toume

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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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A Very Ripping Yarn

Advantages: Brilliant
Disadvantages: Not a lot

From Hell is a graphic novel by Alan Moore and artist Eddie Campbell and was first published over a number of dates stretching back to 1989 according to my copy. This collected edition is 572 pages long and although Moore has been responsible for the like ...

Jake_Speed 03.11.2010 · Read full review
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Review of From Hell - Alan Moore, Eddie Campbell

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Best. Comic. Ever.

Advantages: Excellent writing and art
Disadvantages: A few clunky passages of dialogue, and very, very explicit

...Ten years in the making, Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell's graphic novel From Hell is by far and away the best comic that I've ever read. It makes an utterly convincing case for comics to be regarded as a "proper" art form in their own right. It is immensel ...

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Review of From Hell - Alan Moore, Eddie Campbell

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