Spiraken Manga Review

31
Jan

Ep 254: You Can Check In Any Time You Like, But You Can Never Leave!

In this episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan reviews a depressing one shot manga/manwha about the end of the world.  So listen as he reviews the drama sci fi seinen manga/manwha "Hotel Since 2079" by Boichi

 

Xan discusses the unique origin of this story and his reason why it should never be adapted again. Hope you enjoy this episode.

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30
Jan

Ep 253: Patience and Persistance Will Be Rewarded With Friendship and Love

In this episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan reviews a manga about friendship and anterograde amnesia. So sit back and enjoy as he reviews the rom com  manga series "One Week Friends" by Matcha Hazuki

 

Xan compares this manga to similar stories like "50 First Dates" and how good the art style is. Hope you enjoy this episode.

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29
Jan

Ep 252: Elementary My Dear Jimmy

 In this episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan reviews the fourth best selling manga series of all time, so sit back and relax as he reviews the shonen detective mystery series  "Meitanti Conan/ Detective Conan/Case Closed" by Gosho Aoyama

 

Xan would like to apologize for the late release of this episode but as you know, things have been difficult for him IRL. AnywayBesides reviewing this manga, Xan talks about the unique style of this manga, the question of if there will be an ending and ponders why this is so prolific.  Hope you enjoy this episode.

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18
Jan

Tragic News

 

Xan's grandmother, Carmen Delores Rodriguez " Lolo" passed away at the age of 86 today.

Xan is really torn up about this so until January 29th the podcast will be going on Hiatus.

Send your condolences to xan@spiraken.com

 

 

In Memory of

Carmen Rodriguez

 
July 16, 1931 - January 18, 2018
Obituary
Carmen "Lolo" Rodriquez

Born July 16th 1931 in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, Carmen "Lolo" Rodriquez was the fourth child of six brothers and sisters. She was a retired nurse assistant, loving mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, great grandmother and friend.

Anyone who knew Carmen knew that she was an independent and active woman. She loved eating out, going shopping and traveling. She was stubborn, spunky, but well-liked by all. She would go out of her way to help others, but betray her and she would hold a grudge. Her family came first and she loved her grandchildren.

Her Motto was "Until we meet again"

She passed away on January 18, 2018.

She is survived by her daughter, Yvonne (Bonnie) Villanueva, son in law Paul Villanueva, her grandchildren, Isabel (Chavy) Vasquez, Christopher Villanueva, Alexander Villanueva, her great grandchildren, Laura Vasquez and Nicholas Villanueva, her brother Radames Moll, her nieces and nephews, Billy, Mabel, David, Tito, Barbera, Alex and Tara

She was predeceased by her Husband, Raymond Rodriquez, her son Alex Rodriquez, her daughter Miriam Rodriquez, her sister Glady's Gardner, and her brothers Damion Moll, Raymond Mochin Lopez and Chito Lopez.

17
Jan

Ep 251: Domo Spiraken San YEEAAARRTT!!

 In this episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan reviews a shonen ninja adventure based on "The super popular american novel series byBradley Bond and Philip Ninj@ Morzez. So sit back and find out as he reviews  "Ninja Slayer Kills" by Koutarou Sekine

 

Besides wondering about the history /conspiracy behind this manga, Xan also discusses the great extras in this manga and the oddness behind the Ninja Slayer Concept. Either way Hope you enjoy this episode.

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