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PUBLISHERS, MAGAZINES, AND GRAPHIC NOVELS

The majority of light novel are printed by four Tokyo-based publishers: Kodansha, Shueisha, Shogakukan, and Hakusensha. Midsized publishers include Akita Shoten, MediaWorks, Square Enix (better known for their video games), Kadokawa Shoten, Ohzora Shuppan, Futabasha, and Shônen Gahosha. A vast number of smaller publishers exist as well, often focusing onRead More

Shen Yin Wang Zuo by Oh!

 Great SHEN YIN WANG ZUO Shen Yin Wang Zuo, “I’m in Love with Ya, Baby” • Yoko Maki • Viz (2006–2007) • Shueisha (Ribon, 2002–2005) • 7 volumes • Shôjo, Romantic Drama • 13+ (violence, child abuse) Kippei is a Casanova in the making, preferring to spend his time onRead More

Top Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei light novel review

by Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei light novel A light novel based on the “battling tops” toy franchise, a smash hit in Japan that came stateside and fizzled out. The premise is simple: two players use spinning tops launched by a rip cord, the tops spin into a ring and bounce offRead More

Why I Think The Second Season Of Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei Is Not Good

On the subject of the source material – the light novel, part of the issue with the light novel second season is that it tailed to a flaw. In the wake of viewing the light novel and perusing a greater amount of the light novel, I understand why this pesteredRead More

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei light novel – Review

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei light novel Charming comedy about a group of high school girls and their teachers (a ten-year-old child prodigy, a daydreamer, an obnoxious loudmouth, a teacher who’s more immature than her students, etc.). The manga is mostly four-panel strips (with just a few traditional manga sequences), andRead More

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei – A Novel Packed With Great Characters

As Kaneki disappeared in the Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei light novel series, the police get somehow confused, too. However, in comparison to Toka, they still develop to a considerable extent. As in the first season, Amon the investigator was probably the character that had the most screentime, just besides theRead More