Rent-A-Girlfriend Vol. 1 MANGA REVIEW

You can rent a girlfriend, but can you buy love? Reeling from a bad breakup, Kazuya rents the beautiful, polite Chizuru for a date. But rock bottom might be so much lower than he thought! Chizuru is much more than the pretty face and sweet demeanor he thought he’d bargained for…

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Act-Age Vol. 1 MANGA REVIEW

Through all my years in manga fandom one thing has remained the same, Weekly Shonen Jump is king. That should be pretty obvious, considering the numbers the magazine posts compared to its competition in Japan. You have to add together the sales of Weekly Shonen Magazine, Corocoro Comic and Big Comic Original to even reach […]

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Jujutsu Kaisen Vol. 1 MANGA REVIEW

Although Yuji Itadori looks like your average teenager, his immense physical strength is something to behold! Every sports club wants him to join, but Itadori would rather hang out with the school outcasts in the Occult Research Club. One day, the club manages to get their hands on a sealed cursed object. Little do they know the terror they’ll unleash when they break the seal…

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The Next Chapter

I’ve been thinking on this for quite some time. What were my initial goals with Atop the Clouds? Did I accomplish them, and if so, whats next? With all these questions gnawing away at my mind every time I log on, I think it’s about time I address some of these thoughts and come up with a plan for the future.

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Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!: Inspiration

Naruto Chapter 79 will always remain a vivid memory as the chapter that would get me hooked on manga. My memory is fuzzy on whether I was already watching the anime by that point or not, but what I do remember is reading Chapter 79 (and 80) over and over again, taking in all of its best panels, story beats and emotional moments. The iconic clash of techniques Neji and Hinata throw at each other forever remaining one of my favorite action panels in Naruto.

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