Check, Please! // American Web Comic

Welcome to Queer Fudanshi! Let’s talk. In this post we’re going to talk about Check, Please! Check, Please! is an American web comic by Ngozi Ukazu. The official premise goes: Eric Bittle—former Georgia junior figure skating champion, vlogger extraordinaire, and amateur pâtissier—is starting his freshman year playing hockey at the prestigious Samwell University in Samwell, Massachusetts. And it’s basically nothing like co-ed club hockey back in the South. For one? There’s checking. It’s a story about hockey and friendship and bros and trying to find yourself during the best 4 years of your…

Beast & Feast // Japanese Comic Review

Welcome to Queer Fudanshi. Let’s Talk! In this post, we’re going to be talking about Beast & Feast. Beast and Feast is a Japanese comic book (or manga) in the genre of yaoi (Boys’ Love/Gay Romance). It was released in 2010 and written by Akira Norikazu. Then, Juné Manga later picked it up and official translated it for us English readers. The official premise goes: Hard-working detective Kazuha never expected to run into his old classmate Hyodo while investigating a case. But the biggest surprise of all? Hyodo is a yakuza (gang member)…

Character Study: X-Men’s Rictor

Welcome to Queer Fudanshi! Let’s talk. Today, we’re going to talk about X-Men’s Rictor. New to Monday Posts? Every Monday I pick a random topic to share and talk to you guys about. In addition, each topic can have a varying category. There are Ramble times where I discuss topics in a more casual fashion such as Why #GiveCaptainAmericaABoyFriend is Plausible, but not Possible, or How Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (AKA The Scorbus Play) Failed the LGBT Community. Lastly, there are Character Studies such as the ones I did for The Mindy…

Owaranai Fukou Ni Tsuite No Hanashi // Japanese Comic Review

Welcome to Queer Fudanshi! Let’s talk. In this post we’re going to talk about Owaranai Fukou Ni Tsuite No Hanashi. Owaranai Fukou Ni Tsuite No Hanashi is a Japanese Yaoi manga created by Ogawa Chise. The official premise goes: One day, at the party Takayuki attends, he meets Kiyotake – his old classmate from high school 8 years ago. Kiyotake’s girlfriend in highschool was stolen by Takayuki. What will happen when the two meet? What will happen when one of them is drunk? Will Takayuki painful feelings of unrequited love come to an…

Complex Volume 2 // Japanese Comic Review

Welcome to Queer Fudanshi. Let’s Talk. Today, we’re going to talk about Complex Volume 2. Complex is a Japanese comic (or manga) by artist Manda Ringo under the genre of yaoi or boys’ love (gay romance). The story is a four volumed series about the life long friendship and love between childhood friends Tatsuya Fujioka and Shinozaki Junichi. It starts off in their elementary school days and then, like the film Moonlight, jumps around to different periods in their lives. The story goes on to their adolescent years, their young adult period, and their time as…

Complex Volume 1 // Japanese Comic Review (NSFW)

Welcome to Queer Fudanshi. Let’s Talk. Today, we’re going to talk about Complex Volume 1. Complex is a Japanese comic (or manga) by artist Manda Ringo under the genre of yaoi or boys’ love (gay romance). The story is a four volumed series about the life long friendship and love between childhood friends Tatsuya Fujioka and Shinozaki Junichi. It starts off in their elementary school days and then, like the film Moonlight, jumps around to different periods in their lives. The story goes on to their adolescent years, their young adult period, and their time as…