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Thursday, April 12, 2012

Fujoshi O'Clock: (4/12/12)

What time is it? It's . . . Fujoshi O'Clock, the new weekly feature at Nagareboshi Review, when I bring to you the latest fujoshi-related news and reviews and various shiny BL-flavored things. Why? Because rotten girls need love too!

This week on Fujoshi O'Clock:
  • ANN: JManga is adding more titles to their site, including a manga title by est em, a terrific yaoi manga-ka who deserves a wider audience.
  • Ogiue Maniax continues on with its Fujoshi Files series as it reaches number 40: Yoshitaka Rika of the second season of Genshiken, one of the proudest and well-rounded fujoshi in the club.
  • Connie at Slightly Biased Manga puts her blog's spotlight on BL artist Toko Kawai, the prolific artistic talent behind such titles as Loveholic, Cut, and In The Walnut.
  • Johanna at Manga Worth Reading has gathered up a series of blog posts from a Digital Manga Guild member about her experiences working on releasing yaoi titles in English.
  • Erica at Okazu is talking about a new LGBT-friendly convention, YaYCon in the Netherlands, which celebrates both yaoi and yuri.
Reviews:
  • Contemporary Japanese Literature reviews est em's Hatarake Kentauros, a BL-tinged manga about centaurs living their lives in modern-day Japan.
Am I missing your blog? Got some awesome fujoshi-related news and reviews you think deserve a shout-out? Poke me with a link and a bit of description over at my Twitter: @theseventhl. I'm always on the look out for more BL love!