Manga Reviews

The Poe Clan: A Timeless Tragedy

Much like the titular family of this series, The Poe Clan is a piece of shojo manga’s glory days frozen in time, still dazzling and haunting decades after its debut.

Read More

HotManga Recommendations

31 Horror Manga Recommendations for Halloween

I’m here to share all the scary manga you can get your claws on the next time you’re in the mood for a chillingly good time.

Read More

Manga Recommendations

Celebrate Marine Day with 10 Ocean-Themed Manga

To get into the seaside spirit of Marine Day, check out these ten ocean-themed manga recommendations handpicked by yours truly.

Read More

Manga Reviews

Blue Flag: The Color of Youth

If you’ve ever felt uncertain about the future or struggle with defining your identity, then do yourself a favor and give Blue Flag a shot.

Read More

Translations

[Translation] Keiko Takemiya: What Jun Taught Me

“Jun was not only to me, but to a generation that was beginning to see manga as a means of expression, an undoubtedly groundbreaking piece.”

Read More

News

[Podcast] Hakutaku on Doom Thugs!

A few weeks ago, I was invited to be a guest on a podcast! Getting involved in podcasting is something I’ve always been interested in, but know next to nothing about, so I was really happy when Doom Thugs asked me to be on their show.

Read More

HotMedia Scans

[Scans] Cyborg 009 Nippon Columbia Drama LP (1977)

On December 25, 1977, Nippon Columbia Co., Ltd. released a very special audio drama based on an extremely popular series: Cyborg 009.

Read More

EventsHot

Japanese Kawaii Culture at Disney’s Epcot Center

Within the Japan pavilion, you’ll find one of Epcot’s hidden gems: the Bijutsu-kan Gallery.

Read More