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Game Review – Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms

Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms

Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms
薄桜鬼 真改 華ノ章 (Hakuoki Shinkai Hana no Shou)
Otome game
Otomate / Idea Factory
PS Vita / PC

Summary:

Japan, 1868. After several years, Chizuru finally returns to her hometown. It’s hardly a happy homecoming: war has broken out, allies have fallen, and the things she’s learned while in Kyoto have shaken her to the core. But despite the growing despair that her once-happy life is gone forever, Chizuru clings to the growing feelings for one particular man…

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Manga Review – Waiting for Spring

Waiting for Spring Volume 1

Waiting for Spring
春待つ僕ら (Haru Matsu Bokura)
Anashin
Shoujo – Reverse harem, romance, slice-of-life, sports
5 Volumes (ongoing) of 9 Volumes (ongoing)
Kodansha Comics

Summary:

Mitsuki hasn’t made any friends at school, but she wasn’t always friendless. Her time with the basketball-loving Aya was so precious to her that Mitsuki found a job at a cafe near the court where they hung out. But will her special haven be ruined when the four most popular boys at school start hanging out at her workplace?

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Manga Review – Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s

Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s
HIKOKUBO Masahiro (story), SATO Masashi (art)
Shounen – Action, fantasy, sports
9 Volumes (complete)
VIZ Media

Summary:

Yusei and Sect spend their days playing and practicing Turbo Dueling, the latest form of Duel Monsters. But as a major tournament approaches, strange things start to happen. Will Yusei figure out the true goal of these championship matches? Is it possible to defeat the current King of Turbo Duelists? And why is Sect acting so oddly?

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Game Review – Uta no Prince-sama Shining Live

Uta no Prince-sama Shining Live

Uta noPrince-sama Shining Live
UtanoPrincesama Shining Live
うたのプリンスさまっ Shining Live
Rhythm/simulation
KLabGames / Broccoli
iOS /Android

Summary:

Help train and lead the members of STRISH and QUARTET NIGHT to stardom! Collect cards to raise their ability levels, match the music to the beat, and watch as the top idols of Shining Agency interact.

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Fist of the North Star eOneBook Unboxing & First Impressions

Fist of the North Star eOneBook

A while ago on TheOASG, I wrote about a Kickstarter for a Fist of the North Star eReader.

Well, yesterday, I got a box in the mail. It’s my first ever delivered Kickstarter reward, yay! So let’s see if I made a worthwhile investment or just blew a bunch of money on a piece of junk.

Warning: image-heavy post ahoy!

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