Shonen Manga’s First Black Girl Protagonist Returns With a Bang!
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Shonen Manga’s First Black Girl Protagonist Returns With a Bang!

Warning: this manga may make you question why the hell no one has done this before. hen we originally wrote our list of the Five Blackest Manga…

Cardcaptor Sakura is Returning in June!
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Cardcaptor Sakura is Returning in June!

ARDCAPTORS! A MYSTIC ADVENTURE! CARDCAPTORS! A QUEST FOR ALL TIME!” That English dub opening was the jam, and about a month ago Kodansha’s Nakayoshi(a shoujo…

When Life Hits You With A Rasengan From Naruto
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When Life Hits You With A Rasengan From Naruto

When you too deep in that manga / anime life, you start to see life’s every day troubles as 22-minute, supernatural battles that become chess…

Tephlon Funk! is “the Dopest”…  Except for One Thing
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Tephlon Funk! is “the Dopest”… Except for One Thing

f the name “Tephlon Funk” truly means both the strength to overcome obstacles and the ability to stand out from a crowd as the creators…

Five of the Blackest Manga You Should Be Reading Right Now
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Five of the Blackest Manga You Should Be Reading Right Now

et’s be honest, it’s no secret that anime and manga aren’t exactly known for their darker-skinned characters. So while Black nerds occasionally see ourselves in Japanese…

Mahou Josei Chimaka: A Reminder That Black Women Have Always Been Magic
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Mahou Josei Chimaka: A Reminder That Black Women Have Always Been Magic

Writer / Artist: KaiJu rom a first glance it’s easy to underestimate Mahou Josei Chimaka as just another sparkly manga starring a Black woman in a petticoat,…

Takeo Gouda: A Cinnamon Roll Too Pure For This World
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Takeo Gouda: A Cinnamon Roll Too Pure For This World

very odd but absolutely charming shojo manga came to my attention recently and once I read up the most recently published volume, I knew I…