• Yuri Manga Review

    Bloom into You

    Rating Breakdown: Volume 1: ★★★★★ Volume 2: ★★★★★ Volume 3: ★★★★★ Volume 4: ★★★★★ Volume 5: ★★★★★ Volume 6: ★★★★★ Volume 7: ★★★★★ Volume 8: ★★★★★ My Review: Bloom Into You is, without a doubt, one of the best coming of age love stories that I’ve ever read. Yuu is a young girl that dreams of experiencing the dazzling love that she sees in books and film. Despite this, she doesn’t find herself feeling at all excited when faced with romantic prospects. There is also some wonderful aromantic and demiromantic representation that I didn’t expect to find in this manga, and the subtle differences between each are written well. The…

  • Yuri Manga Review

    Citrus

    Warnings: Nudity, Mild Fan Service, Sexual Situations My Review: Citrus had been on my radar for a while being one of the more well-known Shoujo Ai manga available in the west. I finally sat down to read it and found myself feeling conflicted about it. The art is spectacular and the manga is worth reading to appreciate that in itself. The characters and the story can be charming and genuinely heartfelt at points, and horribly cliche and boring at other points. My ratings for each volume ended up moving up and down wildly and left me wondering how much I really enjoyed it. The story follows Yuzu, a loud-mouth gyaru,…