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Bleach 686 and The End – A Fandom’s Disappointment
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Bleach 686 and The End – A Fandom’s Disappointment

8 years ago when I was 16 years old I was a Bleach fanatic. My entire teenage fandom was Bleach and it changed my life in a lot of positive ways. For instance, I met a very dear friend of mine through Bleach. My art and writing all grew because […]

Tokyo Ghoul:re Chapter 74: EF
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Tokyo Ghoul:re Chapter 74: EF

“645 times. 645 times I could have fatally wounded you. 645. 645 times I decided not to.” Impression Why is Hairu so cute? Why did Hairu have to die? It’s been about half a year and I still haven’t forgiven Ishida. Anyway. The start of the chapter had me hoping […]

[Manga Mondays]  Otoyomegatari
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[Manga Mondays] Otoyomegatari

Title: Otoyomegatari (A Bride’s Story)Author: Kaoru Mori (Story & Art)Genres: Drama, Romance, HistoricalPublished: 2008 – Present (Ongoing)Volumes: 7 (so far)Japanese Publisher: Enterbrain – both Harta magazine (original run) & tankobon formatEnglish Publisher: Yen PressAvailable to Purchase in English?: Yes (Amazon / Barnes & Noble / Indigo) I’m back this week […]

Tokyo Ghoul:re Chapter 73: Flower
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Tokyo Ghoul:re Chapter 73: Flower

by Vantage . April 16, 2016 “You won’t say anything to me anyway.” Impression [censored] Torso. I felt sick reading through those frames where he abused Mutsuki. God knows what else Mutsuki has suffered through, given that he’s been with Torso for many days now. I know this is […]

Tokyo Ghoul:re Chapter 72: Syncope and Transmission
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Tokyo Ghoul:re Chapter 72: Syncope and Transmission

by Vantage . April 9, 2016 “I will be the sacrificial pawn (buy you time).” Impression I was really hoping for a parallel this week, but sadly I couldn’t find one at all. Nor could I find any indications or references to 103 bones or it being ‘halfway’ through […]

Tokyo Ghoul:re Chapter 71: Hope and Suffering
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Tokyo Ghoul:re Chapter 71: Hope and Suffering

by Vantage . April 6, 2016 Reminder that the next chapter will be ‘Halfway’. Impression You know things are getting really bad when Ishida himself explicitly titles a chapter ‘Hope and Suffering’. With hope being a gateway to further suffering, of course. Somehow it feels like we’ve been sucked […]

Tokyo Ghoul:re Chapter 70: Thunder Rabbit
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Tokyo Ghoul:re Chapter 70: Thunder Rabbit

by Vantage . April 2, 2016 Being Yomo is suffering. Impression So it’s confirmed that Yomo is Touka’s uncle. I’m sure they’ve said it before (most likely during the early arcs set at Anteiku) but for some reason I’ve always taken that fact with a little disbelief. I don’t […]

Tokyo Ghoul:re Chapter 69: Administer the Cleanse
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Tokyo Ghoul:re Chapter 69: Administer the Cleanse

The last smile they wanted to see. Impression Ahh, I want to be slapped by Hinami~! …Sorry. I want to first address a quick issue that should have been mentioned as part of last week’s post. Depending on which scanlation group’s translation you chose to read, when exactly you read […]

Tokyo Ghoul:re Chapter 68: Custody of the S Class
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Tokyo Ghoul:re Chapter 68: Custody of the S Class

“For someone else’s sake… I would lay down my life.” Impression ONII-CHAN KEPT BEST GIRL SAFE THANK YOU ISHIDA EVERYTHING IS BEAUTIFUL AND NOTHING HURTS (EXCEPT AYATO) HINAMI IS FINALLY FREE I’m so happy. I’ve been waiting for this moment for such a long time. At one point I was […]