The Wicked Eye Flies to the New Moon

March 1, 2008 at 6:26 pm (Review, Seinen) (, , , , , )

The Wicked Eye Flies to the New Moon cover

Japanese: 邪眼は月輪に飛ぶ (Jagan ha Gachirin ni Tobu)
English: The Wicked Eye Flies to the New Moon
Author: 藤田和日郎 FUJITA Kazuhiro
Amazon: Japanese

Description:

The mountain gods have sent down a punishment to the people of Japan. An owl by the name of Minerva. All who fall under this owl’s gaze die, their eyes spurting out blood. One man stood up to the owl, a famous hunter by the name of Uhei, however just as he was about to loose the finishing bullet, he was interrupted by the American army taking the owl into their care for study.

Thirteen years later, an American warship crashes into a Tokyo harbor, and all the men on board are dead, their eyes bleeding. The owl has been freed, and it now rampages throughout Tokyo, killing at random and in mass amounts. The American government has decided that only Uhei can help them. So they send the Delta Force and CIA out to see just how the bird can be brought down…

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Companion v02

February 29, 2008 at 5:26 pm (Review, Seinen) (, , , , , )

Companion v02 cover

Japanese: ツレビト (Tsurebito)
English: Companion
Author: 吉富昭仁 YOSHITOMI Akihito
Amazon: Japanese

Description:

The story of Companion follows a high school girl, Mako, into the afterlife. To be more precise, the space between life and death. Mako finds that there’s more to being dead than simply going straight to heaven. There are people who must take you from death to the gate that leads to the afterlife. They are Companions.

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Companion v01

February 28, 2008 at 6:44 pm (Review, Seinen) (, , , , , )

Companion v01 Cover

Japanese: ツレビト (Tsurebito)
English: Companion
Author: 吉富昭仁 YOSHITOMI Akihito
Amazon: Japanese

Description:

The story of Companion follows a high school girl, Mako, into the afterlife. To be more precise, the space between life and death. Mako finds that there’s more to being dead than simply going straight to heaven. There are people who must take you from death to the gate that leads to the afterlife. They are Companions.

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