Happy Thanksgiving to those of you in the US! It’s a day to appreciate those around you and to remember to extend a little kindness. I hope everyone in the US and beyond has a great day.
A lot of stores have already kicked off their Black Friday specials. Here’s a list of some of the best sales you can find already. And on to the deals!
Seinen – Adventure, slice-of-life
5 Volumes of 27 Volumes (complete)
Media Do (Nihonbungeisha)
Throughout Japan, there are restaurants on the verge of closing. Chefs who have lost their mojo, are looking for something new, or keep trying to take shortcuts can all lead their shops to decline. However, with the help of a certain restaurant revival specialist, these pass-turants can become yes-urants!
Seinen – Sports
2 Volumes of 18 Volumes of 19 Volumes (ongoing)
Neri has been a benchwarmer at a middle school famous for its volleyball team. But she’s sworn to herself not to make friends, not even to the nice team captain who offers to help her train so that she can attend the school’s high school division. But what she and most of their teammates don’t know is that Neri has been purposefully holding back her true ability. But why?
Happy Halloween! May your day be filled with sweets, laughs, and, of course, deals!
Shounen – Comedy, slice-of-life
1 Volume of 8 Volumes (complete)
Media Do (Akita Publishing)
Seto and Utsumi like to sit and chat after school. Whether it’s not wanting to study, figuring out how to talk to a girl, or a casual game of badminton, who knows where the conversation’s going to go!
S and M
ＳとＭ (S to M)
Seinen – Adult, drama, harem, romance
5 Volumes of 28 Volumes of 31 Volumes (complete)
Media Do (Nihonbungeisha)
Thirty-nine-year-old Makoto is always careful. With a nice family and a good job, his life on the straight and narrow has been good. His only regret in life was running away from the girl he liked in high school when she approached him. At his 20 year reunion, he’s nervous to see Saori again, but she doesn’t show up. Instead, her daughter Saya attends, and little does Makoto know that she came with one purpose: to get revenge for her mother!
Warning: this review is of a series that is recommended for ages 18+ and is not safe for work!
Seinen – Historical, mature
1 Volume of 3 Volumes (complete)
Media Do (MediBang)
Ganjūrō, a samurai with no lord, is wandering without his sword. But he could easily replace it and then some if he were able to kill a man with a huge bounty on his head. But with a large reward on his head, others are surely going to have an eye on the prize — and the man in question isn’t going to go down easily either!
Amazon decided to have essentially Prime Day Round 2 here in October, and so of course that means other stores want to have a sale as well. They’re all trying to nail some of that sweet holiday spending early, and maybe you will get some gift giving done today. Or you just want to buy some presents for yourself. Either way, on to the deals!