Author Archives: Rory

About Rory

I enjoy writing, manga, anime and video games, so naturally here on my blog, you will find anime reviews, Nintendo news and other such things that I deem interesting.

Thoughts on I Was a Bottom-Tier Bureaucrat for 1,500 Years, and the Demon King Made Me a Minister Volume 3 (Manga)

Beelzebub continues dutifully performing her role as agricultural minister in the third volume of the I Was a Bottom-Tier Bureaucrat for 1,500 Years, and the Demon King Made Me a Minister manga adaptation. Her most challenging task though, is dealing … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Magical Girl Spec-Ops Asuka Volume 14

The ultimate foe stands before the Magical Five in the fourteenth, and final, volume of Makoto Fukami’s Magical Girl Spec-Ops Asuka manga. So naturally, the fate of the world rests on their shoulders. This volume contains chapters fifty-seven through to … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Adachi and Shimamura Volume 3 (Manga)

Valentine’s Day approaches in the third volume of Moke Yuzuhara’s Adachi and Shimamura manga adaptation. Naturally, Adachi does not intend to let that pass by without doing something with Shimamura. If only she could pluck up the courage to- wait … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Adachi and Shimamura Volume 2 (Manga)

Christmas is approaching in the second volume of Moke Yuzuhara’s Adachi and Shimamura manga adaptation, and Adachi is determined to spend the day with Shimamura. If only she could pluck up the courage to actually ask… This volume contains chapters … Continue reading

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Thoughts on semelparous Volume 2

The fight against the kaiju continues in the second volume of Jun Ogino’s semelparous manga. Even knowing the consequences of killing Kaiju, Yorino remains determined to keep fighting. This volume contains chapters five through to nine.

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Thoughts on If I Could Reach You Volume 6

Kaoru reflects on her past in the sixth volume of tMnR’s If I Could Reach You manga, thinking back to how she and Reiichi got together. This volume contains chapters twenty-six through to thirty.

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Summer 2022 Anime: What I Will Be Watching

Ugh, it’s hot. Must mean it is summertime. Perfect weather for staying inside and watching anime all day. Seriously, I don’t want to risk getting sunburn. Wouldn’t you know it, there’s a bunch of new shows starting as we enter … Continue reading

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Thoughts on I’m Not a Succubus! Volume 1

Time to delve into another mature title from Seven Seas Entertainment, from their Ghost Ship imprint. This one is about a girl starting a new life at a new school – innocent enough so far, but then she goes and … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid: Elma’s Office Lady Diary Volume 5

Elma finds herself busy doing a lot of stuff in the fifth volume of Ayami Kazama’s Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid: Elma’s Office Lady Diary manga, from trying to get a driving license to coming up with the perfect bento box. … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Splatoon Volume 14

The Final Splatfest draws to a close in the fourteenth volume of Sankichi Hinodeya’s Splatoon manga. It’s order vs. chaos, and both teams are eager to claim that victory. This volume contains chapters fifty-three through to fifty-seven.

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