Golden Realist’s Top 10 Manga of 2016


Some strange serendipity: my favorite manga and anime from the last two years all start with the letter ‘s’. Continue reading

No More Half Measure: Hiro, Handa, and Pursuit of Self-Fulfillment

Barakamon Volume 9 Cover

A look at the relationship between the grumpy calligrapher and his noodle delivery boy, and how it shaped one of the most interesting and resonant arcs in Barakamon manga.
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