Rocket Girls

English Title: Rocket Girls Japanese Title: ロケットガール — “Rocket Girl” Author: Housuke Nojiri Illustrator: Noriyasu Yamauchi, Muchirimuni, Katsuya Terada Translator: Joseph Reeder Genre:  Sci-fi, Adventure, Comedy Original Run: 1995 – 2007 English Run: 2010 – 2011 Volumes: 4 English Publisher: Viz Media (Haikasoru) Volumes Published in English: 2 (Discontinued) Average Price Per Volume: Paperback $13 — Kindle $8 — Nook $8 Japanese… Read More Rocket Girls

Slum Online

English Title: Slum Online Japanese Title: スラムオンライン — “Slum Online” Author: Hiroshi Sakurazaka Illustrator: toi8 (cover) Translator: Joseph Reeder Genre: Sci-fi, Drama, Fantasy Original Run: 2005 English Run: 2010 Note: For the English edition, Hiroshi Sakurazaka included a short story titled “Bonus Round.” This was included in later Japanese editions of Slum Online as エキストラ・ラウンド (“Extra Round”). Volumes:… Read More Slum Online

All You Need is Kill

English Title: All You Need is KillJapanese Title: オール・ユー・ニード・イズ・キル — “All You Need is Kill”Author: Hiroshi SakurazakaIllustrator: Yoshitoshi ABe Translator: Joseph Reeder, Alexander SmithGenre:  Sci-fi, MilitaryOriginal Run: 2004 English Run: 2009Japanese Publisher: Super Dash Bunko, JUMP jBOOKS (Shueisha)English Publisher: Viz Media (Haikasoru) Volumes in Japanese: 1 (Completed)Volumes in English: 1 (Completed) Average Price Per Volume: Paperback $9 — Kindle $7 —… Read More All You Need is Kill