Manga Review: Platinum End / by Tsugumi Ohba & Takeshi Obata

Platinum End, Vol. 1 by Tsugumi Ohba & Takeshi Obata My rating: 4 of 5 stars A depressed youth is saved by a morally ambiguous angel who gives him supernatural gifts that he must use as a candidate to become the next "god". Platinum End has a pretty epic start but I'm not entirely confident … Continue reading Manga Review: Platinum End / by Tsugumi Ohba & Takeshi Obata

Manga Review: The Qwaser of Stigmata / Hiroyuki Yoshino

The Qwaser Of Stigmata by Hiroyuki Yoshino My rating: 1 of 5 stars There's just so much going on in this comic, and unfortunately it's too much. Would this be resolved and ironed out in subsequent volumes? I'm not sure, but I'm also not interested in reading further. Plot-wise, I'm not entirely sure what's going … Continue reading Manga Review: The Qwaser of Stigmata / Hiroyuki Yoshino

Manga Review: School Judgment: Gakkyu Hotei, vol. 1 / story by Nobuaki Enoki & art by Takeshi Obata

School Judgment, Vol. 1: Gakkyu Hotei by Nobuaki Enoki and Takeshi Obata My rating: 2 of 5 stars I am incredibly disappointed with the lolita element to this title. I get that there's a whole genre,and some people "like" it, but it is completely out of place here. It was absolutely unnecessary and frankly very … Continue reading Manga Review: School Judgment: Gakkyu Hotei, vol. 1 / story by Nobuaki Enoki & art by Takeshi Obata