Sakamoto Days, a manga series by Yuuto Suzuki, tells the story of Taro Sakamoto, a now retired hitman. Each chapter is one "Day" in the life of Sakamoto. After falling in love, Sakamoto retired, gained weight, and began running a convenience store. When a former employee, the clairvoyant Shin appears, Sakamoto's is dragged backed into … Continue reading Sakamoto Days, Manga Volume 1 Review: A legendary hitman retires
Ajin: Demi-human is a manga series created and illustrated by Gamon Sakurai. The Ajin is the immortal species that pass as humans. They don't realize that they're Ajin until they die. There isn't a lot of information on the Ajin. A species discovered in the 90s only 45 Ajin has been discovered. There is still … Continue reading Ajin: Demi-human Manga Volume 1: Recap and Review
Chapter 1Coco begins her quest to become a witch Chapter 1 of Witch Hat Atelier begins by asking "are athletes athletes from the moment they're born . . . what about witches." Coco is in enthralled by magic. A magic that flows through the world. Coco dreams of the being a witch, but is saddened … Continue reading Witch Hat Atelier Chapter 1: Recap and Review
Marco is dropped off to Whitebeard's homeland Sphinx by the Red Hair Pirates. Marco tells Shanks that he's "too old" for babysitting pirates and it up the next generation. In a brief flashback, Luffy finally thanks Marco for saving him during the Summit War. Meanwhile, on Amazon Lily, Boa Hancock and the other Amazon are … Continue reading One Piece Chapter 1059: Blackbeard kidnaps Kody
In One Piece Chapter 1055, Momonosuke makes an interesting point when defending Monkey D. Luffy from Admiral Ryokugyu, if they (the people of Wano) can't defend themselves after the Strawhat's leave then they're doomed. Wano had been under the oppressive thumb of Kiado for decades. As Ryokugyu notes Kiado acted as a "deterrent" preventing the … Continue reading One Piece Chapter 1055: The new era.
In my last review of One Piece I predicted that "Kid, Luffy, and Law will become official Emperors." In One Piece Chapter 1053 the government loses control of the narrative as Morgans Newspaper scoops them and releases news before they can be stopped. Morgans claims that "Cipher Pol's transmission from Wano broke off right after … Continue reading One Piece Chapter 1053: Ryokugyu arrives, Luffy get’s a new bounty, and Buggy levels up
After Luffy defeats Kiado, Nekomamushi announces the result. In One Piece Chapter 1052, The CP0 agent informs the Five Elders of two major developments. First, Nika as they feared has emerged and second, both Kiado and Big Mom have been defeated. An Elder notes that with the borders remaining closed an "invasion will be thwarted". … Continue reading One Piece Chapter 1052: The arrival of the mysterious Admiral Ryokugyu
Introduction The manga industry can be cut throat. New series only have a short period to capture readers attention before they’re judged worthy of continued publication. If a series manages to produce enough hype it can quickly take off like Jujutsu Kaisen. While JJK’s success is rare, a manga series doesn’t necessarily have to reach … Continue reading Gachiakuta Chapter 1 Review: Do souls dwell in trash?
Joy Boy was apparently a historic figure the lived back during the Void Century. He was first introduced in One Piece after Nico Robin read the Ryugu Poneglyph at the Sea Forest. Kozuki Oden believed Joy Boy would reappear 900 years after his initial appearance. Joy Boy is also responsible for the treasure known as … Continue reading One Piece Chapter 1043: The return of Joy Boy
One Piece Chapter 1042 The Victor Needs no Epithet Chapter 1042 of One Piece begins with X Drake stabbing the CP0 agent. The agent is surprise Drake's interfering who responds that "he follows his own justice." The agent uses Shigan to break free and puncture a hole in Drake's throat. On the rooftop of Onigashima, … Continue reading Weekly Shonen – One Piece Chapter 1042, JJK Chapter 177, and MHA Chapter 346