Review: The Demon Sword Master of Excalibur Academy, Vol. 1

Written by Yu Shimizu with illustrations by Asagi Tosaka. Released in English by Yen Press with a translation by Roman Lempert. “Taking a bath with a Dark Lord is all right if he’s ten, right…?” – Yu Shimizu, in the Afterword.I don’t know the correct answer to this conundrum. Just make sure you’re all washed… Read More Review: The Demon Sword Master of Excalibur Academy, Vol. 1

Review: May These Leaden Battlegrounds Leave No Trace, Vol. 1

Written by Kei Uekawa with illustrations by TEDDY and mechanical design by Naohiro Washio. Released in English by Yen On with a translation by Roman Lempert. “I see I’ve walked into the pigsty of a defeated country.” – Air Arland Noah, addressing a class of cadets.The creator of the Devil’s Bullet looks down on the… Read More Review: May These Leaden Battlegrounds Leave No Trace, Vol. 1

Review: The Werewolf Count and the Trickster Tailor, Vol. 1

Written by Yuruka Morisaki with illustrations by Tsukito. Released in English by Cross Infinite World with a translation by Charis Messier. “All men are wolves.” – PhoebeA very on-the-nose idiom for the hook of this light novel. Will the Count prove her wrong with his approach to romance the Tailor? (Press ‘X’ to doubt here.)… Read More Review: The Werewolf Count and the Trickster Tailor, Vol. 1

Review: Wandering Witch: The Journey of Elaina, Vol. 2

Written by Jougi Shiraishi with illustrations by Azure. Released in English by Yen On with translation by Nicole Wilder. “I opened the door without hesitation. Because I’m brave and strong.” – ElainaAlong the pages of a novel, the girl continued her travels. Her ashen hair fluttered with each page turn. Her violet eyes twinkled with… Read More Review: Wandering Witch: The Journey of Elaina, Vol. 2