In this episode, Xan goes to a meloncholy place as he reviews "A Girl On The Shore" by Inio Asano.
In this episode, Xan puts on a suit to be more professional as he reviews a manga about working in a corporate office while being a former biker punk. So enjoy as he reviews the seinen Comedy Drama working man series, "Salaryman Kintarou" by Hiroshi Motomiya
In our latest episode, Xan gets a lesson in how to earn an inheritance in this wacky 80s manga written by Naoki Yamamoto. So sit back and enjoy as he reviews "Dance Til Tomorrow/ Asette Dance"
In this serious episode, Xan discusses a very serious manga that focuses on a disorder affecting millions of people. Here is the review of "In Clothes Called Fat/ Shibō to Iu Nano Fuku o Kite " by Moyoco Anno
Xan tries his best to be tactful about the topic of bulimea and mental illness. If you feel that he did not do it justice, we here at spiraken.com do sincerely apologize. If you are concerned about the eating habits, weight, or body image of someone you care about, for information on how to help them, please go to https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/ or call 1 (800) 931-2237. If you suspect a medical or psychiatric emergency, such as threats of suicide or medical complications from eating disorder behaviors (such as fainting, heart arrhythmias, or seizures), seek medical attention or call 911 immediately.
In our latest episode, Xan learns more about the wonder hobby that is cosplay. So enjoy as he reviews the slice of life cosplay drama manga series "Cosplay Age" by Yui Sakuma
As he discusses the intriguing plot of this manga, our host also discusses the mature of cosplay, the need to embrace your hobbies and not be ashamed of them. This unique manga does give an interesting look at our otaku hobbies and how non otaku could view them. Remeber to embrace your love of otaku stuff and hope you enjoy this episode.