October 24, 2015

DOLL: IC in a Doll

In these haunting tales, Dolls– human-like androids– have an uncanny way of working themselves into the lives of their masters. DOLL examines the question of what it means to be truly human. Candy’s Rating: 9/10 Candy’s Thoughts: Sooo, when I realized that Dokuhime and Shigeshoushi was written by the same author, I knew I had […]

July 18, 2015

Savage Garden

In 18th century England, Gabriel, an orphan girl from a fallen noble family befriended a young man named Jeremy, who was rumored to be an illegitimate child of a nobleman. After an incident occurred, Gabriel must impersonate her friend Jeremy, taking his place at an all boys academy for nobles, a place that may seem […]

July 16, 2015

Seduction More Beautiful Than Love

A new teacher, Miss Jung has a student she particularly worries about. Ryu Min is the top student in the school, he’s tall, smart, and handsome. He shocks her by telling her, he wonders what it would feel like to kiss her. What is she to do about him? Candy’s Score: 7.5/10 Candy’s Notes: I […]

July 16, 2015

Nobody Knows

The “self bully” Ban has a normal enough life, and where divorced parents aren’t that uncommon, her life becomes shadowed in mystery when her mother, Eun-Joo, suddenly brings their “distant relative” Jin-Whan home to live with them. Ban’s mother would always avoid the topic of her family, so who is this strange boy? Are they […]

June 23, 2015

Tenshi Nanka ja Nai

  In a rainy spring day, first year high schooler Midori Saezima saw a tall, handsome fellow student took care of a stray kitten. Without knowing the boy’s name, she fell in love with him at the first sight. Due to sickness, Midori returned to school three days after summer vacation — only to find […]

June 2, 2015

Shigeshoushi

A chilling dramatic series about Shinjyurou Mamiya, an embalmer in a nation where men of his profession are viewed as outcasts engaging in an unaccepted and unclean practice. For Shinjyurou, it’s just a job. But in doing it, he’s gained an understanding of death, and more important, what it truly means to live Candy’s Score: […]

June 1, 2015

Film Girl

Nakamura Mei is a very simple high school girl. While at a cafe with her friends, they bump in to -none other than- the model Shirou’s table. Mei apologizes and that’s when Shirou notices something. Grabbing her he takes her outside with him and reveals that Mei was once a kids model—and that he’s her […]

June 1, 2015

Hana ni Arashi

Synopsis Even though her body has unusual ability, Kunimi Riko is still (trying to be) a normal high school girl. One day, a guy suddenly came to see her. He’s Tachibana Ran, the heir of the world leading super millionaire Tachibana family! A high tension romance between Ran, who suddenly proposed, and Riko, who turned […]

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