Claymore (Manga): Buff Women and Swords and Yoma, Oh My

Having watched the Madhouse Claymore anime years ago and being very disappointed by the ending yet interested in the concept, I was always wanted to read the manga. Imagine my surprise when I saw Claymore on the SJ+ app. What? The show I remember was closer to berserk then anything which a far crew from … More Claymore (Manga): Buff Women and Swords and Yoma, Oh My

Death Note: Special Manga One Shot – Death for Auction

Oh Death Note, what a wild ride we’ve had with each other. From your popularity raising up during my high school days where I couldn’t figure out why the anime was popular to more recent times where I actually watched Death Note and thought it was just ok. Just completely average shonen jump stuff just … More Death Note: Special Manga One Shot – Death for Auction

The Interdependency Series and Flow Network/World Building Problems

This is a post that I’ve thought about writing since finishing John Scalzi’s second book in his Interdependency series a few months ago. The Consuming Fire is a fine novel with interesting concepts, well developed characters, and a solid drama piece. The story was centered on how the giant sprawling space empire was slowly failing … More The Interdependency Series and Flow Network/World Building Problems