Author Archives: chringle

Manga plans for the rest of 2013

Without spreadsheets my life really wouldn’t suit me at all. I am the sort of person who needs everything organized, and I rely on planning as a sense of help to keep sane and also as a security. In terms … Continue reading

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Manga purchases in September 2013

The largest chunk of my new manga this September was the complete set of Nisekoi volumes. I’ve already covered Nisekoi in another post, so in this one I will focus on the other new volumes from the rest of the … Continue reading

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When new series begin in Weekly Shonen Jump, I check out their artwork and read the first chapter to see what kind of series it is. Normally I will also buy the first tankobon to better get a feel of … Continue reading

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Shonen Jump rankings/TOC in issue #42

What has grown to be one of my favourite interests is following the developments of the Weekly Shonen Jump table of content from week to week. There is a general consensus that the ranking in the Jump TOC indicates how … Continue reading

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My manga collection outgrew the bookcase

For the past year I have had a problem with my manga collection. I have a great bookcase for my collection, one with the ability to add extra shelves which is optimal for storing tankobon-sized books. But after a while … Continue reading

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