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My Week in Manga, Episode 5

Welcome back to our new video feature, My Week in Manga! This week’s episode includes a short review of volume two of Io Sakisaka’s Strobe Edge.

Manga this week:
Chocolate (Yen Press)
Strobe Edge, Vol. 2 (VIZ Media)
A Bride’s Story, Vol. 4 (Yen Press)
His Favorite, Vol. 1 (SuBLime Manga)
Planet Ladder, Vol. 1 (Digital Manga Publishing)


Off the Shelf (Strobe Edge, Vol. 1)
Melinda’s Best Manga of 2012, Part 2
Off the Shelf: Chocolat

Edited by Melinda Beasi
Music (“Stickybee,” “20/20,” “Stars Collide,” & “Swansong”) by Josh Woodward

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  1. I have yet to “drink the kool-aid” with Bride’s Story I just feel it’s boring and the Mangaka while obviously talanted seems a little too infatuaited with her subjict matter to move the story along but than again I quit after three volumes. Strobe Edge I liked becuese it was so in the charcter’s thought processes and it was nice to see a love intrest that is’nt a total creep.


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