Books · Manga

REVIEW: Stories from 311 vol.1 and vol.2

Stories from 311 is a series of anthologies that see manga authors bringing stories of their own or individuals who were affected by the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami into a visual medium, manga.

I still remember what I saw on the news that day and how the it all unfolded.

It’s been 10 years since and the anthologies are a good reminder, giving a more personal insight as to how the disaster has affected residents of the area.

Continue reading “REVIEW: Stories from 311 vol.1 and vol.2”
Books · Guides · Magazines · Manga

Where next after ebookjapan? It’s BookWalker

I definitely learned several lessons when ebookjapan decided to flip the tables on us, the kind of people where you don’t live in Japan, don’t have a Japanese phone or isn’t familiar with ways to circumvent region-restrictions for apps – but still want to buy and read manga. Or if you like to read them for free (legally!).

Continue reading “Where next after ebookjapan? It’s BookWalker”
Books · Manga

Tendou-ke Monogatari vol.9 Commemoration: Twitter Icons, Smartphone Wallpapers

Volume 9 just released and the series’ official Twitter has posted four Twitter icons and smartphone wallpapers to celebrate!

Continue reading “Tendou-ke Monogatari vol.9 Commemoration: Twitter Icons, Smartphone Wallpapers”
Books · Manga · News

Tendou-ke Monogatari vol.9 announced!

I was a little surprised to find that vol.9 is announced to be honest! Haven’t been keeping up with the series since vol.5 but anyways…

Plan to buy them digitally after finding a home for my physicals (vol.1-5) which I’ll go into detail below.

Continue reading “Tendou-ke Monogatari vol.9 announced!”
Books · Manga

Tendou-ke Monogatari vol.5 by Saitou Ken (天堂家物語 5巻 感想 – 斎藤けん)

To anyone wondering where is the review for volume 5, this is it!

Spoilers if you haven’t read volume 4 because it picked up from there.

If you enjoy my posts, I also have Ko-Fi if you want to give me a cuppa 🙂

Continue reading “Tendou-ke Monogatari vol.5 by Saitou Ken (天堂家物語 5巻 感想 – 斎藤けん)”