The Best Japanese Manga Series Based on Anime (Part 4)

  FLCL Omnibus It’s hard to imagine that FLCL exist outside the anime because of the series’s hyperactive use of animation. This may be the reason why the manga adaption by Hajime Ueda takes a completely different route than the anime. The manga interprets the surreal adolescent story in a more emotional way while the

The Best Japanese Manga Series Based on Anime (Part 3)

  Psycho-Pass: Inspector Shinya Kogami Psycho-Pass has 2 manga series: one directly adapts the anime storyline, and another chronicles an earlier tale that was set before the TV series. While Psycho-Pass: Inspector Akane Tsunemori is the direct adaptation of the anime series’ Season 1, focusing on Akane Tsunemori, the leading hero, Psycho- Pass: Inspector Shinya

Get in the Game with These 7 Famous Sports Manga (part 3)

  Hikaru no Go, by Yumi Hotta and Takeshi Obata  Hikaru no Go, the oldest manga on this list, is a classic example of a sports manga which doesn’t need to involve excessive sweating to rivete. It tells the story of the relatively normal child Hikaru with no particular interest in complex strategy boardgames, stumbling