The fourth volume of Ryuuou no Oshigoto! (The Ryuo’s Work is Never Done!) is the moment Yaichi’s disciples finally make a name for themselves: participating in one of the most prestigious female shogi tournaments, Ai and Ten-chan’s overwhelming talent is about to take the world by storm.
Continue reading Ryuuou no Oshigoto! (The Ryuo’s Work is Never Done!) Volume 4: The First Tournament and a Birthday Present
We finally reaches the end of Keika’s character arc, one that explores the juxtaposition between talent and hard work.
Continue reading Ryuuou no Oshigoto! (The Ryuo’s Work is Never Done!) Episode 7: Dear 10-Year-Old Me
After getting a second disciple, Yaichi yet again runs into a wall as he faces someone he has never been able to win against.
Continue reading Ryuuou no Oshigoto! (The Ryuo’s Work is Never Done!) Episode 6: All-rounder
This is a short story written by Ryuuou no Oshigoto! (The Ryuo’s Work is Never Done!) author Shirow Shiratori for Shirabi’s Valentine’s Day illustration. The setting of this short story is set a month before Ai came to Yaichi’s house for the first time.
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This post’s terribly late because I’ve been occupied on taking care of some IRL problems, so it’s going to be rather short. Also, I’ll be referring to the second Ai as Ten-chan for further convenience, and since that’s going to be her nickname later in the series.
Continue reading Ryuuou no Oshigoto! (The Ryuo’s Work is Never Done!) Episode 5: Artlessly Flawless
According to the short story featured as a special bonus from Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend (Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata) Flat’s Blu-ray & DVD Volume 6, its theatrical anime film project which was announced last year is going to take a different route than the original light novel series.
Continue reading Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata’s Upcoming Movie Project Hinted to be an “Alternate Route”
A tweet from a certain Japanese otaku user () recently went viral on Twitter due to its hilarious content. In the tweet, the user who is currently expecting his second child expressed his concern over his wife’s naming choice.
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The model for my penname “Yota Jin” is, needless to say, the taiyoushin.[i]
Turn “taiyoushin” around, and you get Yota Jin.
In the internet, this nickname of mine has been gathering respect and awe… but more often than not, it is used to make fun of me, with people calling me “Sun God-sensei”.
Since my real name is Yota Jinnai, I tried coming up with a nickname that can make the best use out of my real name, and I stumbled upon this in the end.
Continue reading Ranobe no Pro! Volume 1 – Chapter 1 Part 2
Entering a new arc, Mikage Kasuga’s warring states adventure light novel series will be releasing its 20th volume in February 20, 2018. This release will concide with his new work’s first volume, Shin-Sangokushimai.
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This time, I’ll be providing a translation of an interview with Yoshiaki Kyougoku, the director of Winter 2018’s comfiest show, Yuru Camp (Laid-Back Camp, ゆるキャン△). In this interview, he talks about the charm of the original work and things to note when adapting the series.
Originally published in Akiba Souken on January 8, 2018.
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