Tired of “balanced” reviews pointing out strengths and weaknesses of a title? Just want to know what manga you should ACTUALLY read?! Well, this week the full Mangasplaining crew picks their “best manga for folks who haven’t read much manga before” from the first season of Mangasplaining. These are the...
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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
Find these books at your local comic/manga specialty shop or independent bookstore or maybe even your local library!
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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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