All posts by Alex Jackson

Avid reader of otokonoko manga and fan of slice of life. Interests include otaku cultural studies and writing fiction. Alex Jackson is a pen name.

Gabriel Dropout Anime Reveals New PV and Cast

It was announced a short while ago that the manga Gabriel Dropout would be getting a TV anime.  And now we’ve got a PV and all the goodness that one...

/ August 12, 2016

New Sword Art Online Novel Teases New Arc

Fans of the hit series Sword Art Online have some good news coming their way! The 18th novel, which came out yesterday in Japan, included a big announcement for the...

/ August 11, 2016
Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu

Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu’s Season 2 to Air in Winter

Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu, which was one of this years most well received anime, was announced for a second season soon after it’s conclusion, and now we have gotten a release...

/ August 6, 2016

Exploring the Pacing and Time in Genshiken

Genshiken is my favorite manga of all time, and now that it’s going to be ending it seems like the right time to explore it (though, I started writing this...

/ August 2, 2016

Genshiken Second Season Manga to End

It’s a sad day for fans of Kio Shimoku’s manga Genshiken: Second Season, as it has just been announced that it will end it’s run in the next issue of...

/ July 21, 2016

Kiss Him, Not Me! adds Cast

New news about the upcoming shoujo anime Kiss Him, Not Me, an adaption of the reverse harem manga by Junko has been revealed, and it’s quickly shot up my list...

/ July 13, 2016

The Sweet Simplicity of Hanayome wa Motodanshi

I’ve recently been learning about the idea of primary sources and secondary sources, and how they have different purposes.  Most manga would be a secondary sources on any given topic,...

/ July 8, 2016