Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.1: Cosmic Avengers Recap/Review

Title: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.1: Cosmic Avengers Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artist(s): Sara Pichelli, Steve McNiven, Yves Bigerel, Michael Avon Oeming The volume opens up with a woman named Meredith who witnesses a space crash near her home.  Going to investigate, she discovers an injured man within.  She nurses him back to health.  He reveals himself to be J’son of Spartax (don’t know who or where that is). While repairing his ship, the two become romantically involved before J’son departs, leaving Meredith with child (J’son’s quite the deadbeat dad, lol). Ten years…

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So Cute It Hurts!! Vol.1 Recap/Review

Volume 1 begins with exposition on twins, Megumu and Mitsuru Kobayashi, each with vastly different personalities and hobbies, Megumu an otaku and Mitsuru “manly”. While nearly falling down the stairs some weird ass guy shows up and “saves” her.  She accidentally kisses him and runs off in embarrassment.  Later, Mitsuru proves to be a jackass, requesting Megumu take his place for a week and waste it picking up his grades because he’s so stupid focusing on dating chicks when he could actually go to school and still date the chicks.…

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One Piece Vol.1 Recap/Review

Title: One Piece Vol.1 Story and Art by: Eiichiro Oda Chapters 1 – 8 Volume 1 starts off with a young boy named Monkey D. Luffy attempting to join the infamous Red Haired Pirates, led by Red-Haired Shanks.  Despite his insistence, the crew refuse him due to his age.  After he eats the Gum Gum Devil Fruit and gaining rubber-like abilities he is nearly killed by a bandit, only to be saved by Shanks but at the cost of his arm.  The pirates leave but not before Luffy vows to…

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Witch Buster Vol. 1 Recap/Review

Writer and Art by: Jung-Man Cho Volume 1 begins with a Witch Hunter named Tasha Godspell who arrives at a town but is denied access due to an inspection checkpoint.  He’s thrown in jail and learns from his cellmate that a group of Witch Hunters are in town searching for a witch.  She reveals herself as a witch to him (which honestly makes no sense since she could’ve attacked the town before he got there).  Summoning her supporter, Golem (which looks freakin’ awesome) she attacks the town but is confronted…

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Aqua Knight (Vol.1) Recap/Review

Title: Aqua Knight Story and Art by: Yukito Kishiro Volume 1 opens up with Arrabarus The Lighthouse King (who holds a comical expression all the time) and his son (who is unnamed but called the little one) on their small island (which Arrabarus dubs Lighthouse Island) isolated on the western edge of Marmundo. One day the little one discovers a knight on the ocean bottom and with the help of his father recover it.  It is revealed that a young woman lay within near death and the two nurse her…

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Resident Evil Vol.1: The Marhawa Desire Recap/Review

Title:  Resident Evil Vol.1: Marhawa Desire Story & Art by: Naoki Serizawa Volume 1 opens up with a mysterious cloaked figure stalking around in the shadows looking up to no good.  You know, the typical Resident Evil bad guy intro.  A young student walks into a classroom and is attacked violently by a zombified student and killed.  This is a pretty strong introduction and definitely sets the tone.  Professor Doug Wright is summoned from Singapore by Mother Gracia, Headmaster of Marhawa Academy. Doug seems like a well to-do fellow and…

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