Monthly Archives: February 2010

Manga Review: Pandora Hearts, Volume 1

“Pandora Hearts” by Jun Mochizuki is yet another variation on the “Alice in Wonderland” story.  This time “Alice” is teen boy named Oz who has just turned 15 (though, he’s drawn to look all of 10).  Just before his birthday he stumbles down a hole and finds a pocket watch, which upon touching leads him into a dream about a

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Fun Website to Learn some Common Phrases in Anime and Manga

I got the link to this website from “hisako” on Twitter. Link 1: 2: This is a website that helps English speakers learn some common expressions in Japanese that you would hear from different characters in anime and manga.  What I think is really neat about this website is that it demonstrates some of the different levels of Japanese

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