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Rokudou no Onna-tachi Harem Manga Review: Every Girl is a Delinquent

Harem anime and manga are formulas for success. Take a guy (or a girl), surround them with attractive and appealing potential partners, and let the imagination run wild. Within the realm of this seemingly limited genre, however, is actually a surprising amount of variety once you get past the initial premise. Monster Musume takes a close look at what it might actually be like to romance real monsters from legend. School Days is a lesson in what would happen if someone tried to aim for the harem ending route (spoilers: it means a despicable human being and a lot of violence). Rokudou no Onna-tachi, or “Rokudou’s Wicked Women” throws its hat into the ring with a story where all girls...

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Japanese Manga App Review: Detective Conan

For this review, I’m going to be looking at the Japan-only Detective Conan manga app for iOS, which allows users to sample and buy Detective Conan digitally. While many Japanese manga apps cover multiple titles, there are also quite a few that focus on a specific work such as this one. The app is meant for fans of Detective Conan, but just about anyone can enjoy it, as long as you can either read Japanese, want to practice your Japanese using manga, or don't mind otherwise. Getting the App The app can be found by searching for コナン公式アプリ on the Japanese iTunes App Store. Getting to the store can be kind of tricky, but luckily Apartment 507 is home to a convenient guide to...

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