July 28, 2015

Sekine-kun no Koi

Sekine Keiichiro is handsome, intelligent, and popular. He’s a jack-of-all-trades who’s loved by women. Loved, that is, until they find out he’s passionless and stoic and completely lacking in conviction. In a moment of self-reflection he starts hunting: can anything make him feel? He’s about to find out. Candy’s Rating: 9/10 Candy’s Notes: Yea, yea, […]

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 […]

June 5, 2015

Boku kara Kimi ga Kienai

Hotaru managed to get in the high school where Haruna sensei teaches to see him again! However, on her first day there, she meets a very unpleasant guy who looks just like her beloved sensei…? Candy’s Rating: 6/10 Candy’s Notes: Nothing special or outlandish here. Actually a very forgettable manga, that’s how typical it is. […]

May 29, 2015

Himitsu no Ai-chan

Reo is tomboy Aiko’s rival, and Ai strives to beat him in everything – like basketball and popularity – but her efforts always fail with Reo always coming out on top. Then one day, she sees her break come through: her brother offers her a job at his maid cafe! But how will tomboy Ai […]

May 28, 2015

Pika☆Ichi

The story of two painfully shy teens who love yazuka movies. An incident at school pushes them over the edge, and they decide to drop their mousiness in order to dispense some “justice.” Candy’s Rating: 7/10 Candy’s Notes: A bit unusual for a shoujo manga, but yes, two kids and yakuza movies. This is still […]

May 27, 2015

Ouran Koukou Host Club

Haruhi sticks out like a sore thumb as a poor, smart girl who got into the hoity-toity Ouran High School on talent alone. When she mistakenly wanders into the meeting room of the host club and breaks a valuable vase, she’s recruited to join the club. Realistic and sarcastic, Haruhi isn’t used to being around […]