“They’re reading a manga… about Ping Pong? But why? How good could it possibly be? Wait, did Chip say it might be his favourite new manga of all time? Chip said that, not Christopher, who’s deeply biased towards liking Matsumoto’s work? Wow. Wow. Maybe I gotta listen to that episode...
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May 17 - My Love Mix-up! vol. 1 by Aruko and Wataru Hinekure
May 24 - All My Darling Daughters by Fumi Yoshinaga
May 31 - Blue Giant vol 5-6 by Shinichi Ishizuka
June 7 - Dai Dark vol. 1 by Q Hayashida
June 14 - Cross Game vol. 1 by Mitsuru Adachi
June 21 - In the Clear Moonlit Dusk vols 1+2, by Mina Yamaguchi
June 28 - Massive Gay Manga Anthology
July 5 - All Rounder Meguru Volume 1, by Hiroki Endo
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- Ep. 63: All My Darling Daughters, by Fumi Yoshinaga
- Ep. 62 – My Love Mix-Up! vol. 1 + Unico: Awakening with Samuel Sattin
- Ep. 61 – Kakegurui: Compulsive Gambler, by Kawamoto and Naomura
- Ep. 60: Dick Fight Island Vol 1, by Reibun Ike
- Ep. 59: Ping Pong by Taiyo Matsumoto
- Ep. 58: Birds of Shangri-La, by Ranmaru Zariya
- EP. 57: AJIN: Demi-Human Vol. 1, by Gamon Sakurai and Tsuina Miura
- Ep.56: The Best Books (for New Readers) of Season One
- Ep. 55: Interview with Jamila Rowser & Black Josei Press
- Ep. 54: Interview with Ken Niimura
Now the printed, and e-book, release of volume 1 is set for Oct 11. Got my pre-order in. https://www.rightstufanime.com/Dandadan-Manga-Volume-1
Haha, thanks for your comment Erica!
Wait til we get to Cross Game! :) But glad you wanna check it out, it's a good one.
Oh fascinating, I didn't realize they were photos of old Tokyo. That adds another layer to what the author is…
My personal, biased vote is for Ping Pong first. Heh. You should be able to pick it up cheap, used.…
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