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…

Brown Girls Episodes 1-4 // American Web Series Review

Welcome to Queer Fudanshi. Let’s Talk. In this post we’re going to talk about Brown Girls Episodes 1-4. Brown Girls is an American web series. The official premise goes: ‘Brown Girls’ is an intimate story of the lives of two young women of color. Leila is a South Asian-American writer just now owning her queerness. Patricia is a sex-positive Black-American musician who is struggling to commit to anything: job, art and relationships. While the two women come from completely different backgrounds, their friendship is ultimately what they lean on to get through the…

Part Time the Series Episodes 23-26 // Thai TV Review

Welcome to Queer Fudanshi. Let’s Talk. In this post, we’re going to talk about Part Time the Series Episodes 23-26. If you’re new to Part Time the Series, here’s a description of the show. Part Time is a tv show from Thailand that follows the lives of several university students. All of these students struggle with trying to find work, a place to sleep, friends, love, and some time to study. There are several characters such as the kind-hearted Mong who’s first day in the city leads to him living on the street, or…

Lost in the Snow (Complete Volume) // American & Japanese Comic Review

Welcome to Queer Fudanshi. Let’s Talk! In this post, we’re going to talk about Lost in the Snow. Lost in the Snow originated as a webcomic created by Japanese artist Velvet Toucher that was later published into print form by Yaoi Revolution. It’s the first part of a series called The Elduin And Donestan Chronicles. The official premise for Lost in the Snow goes: Heavy snow falls over a forest of men, struck down in a bloody battle between noble brothers. The young victor, wounded and near death, is discovered by one of his own nameless…

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)…

Hanging Out Episode 4 // Filipino Web Series Review

Welcome to Queer Fudanshi. Let’s Talk. In this post we’re going to be talking about Hanging Out Episode 4. Hanging Out is a Filipino web series about David, played by Paulito Del Mundo, a 20-something year old sketch artist. He one day goes out for a Grindr hookup. It turns out that his plans mistakenly get mixed up with a group of friends. This “wrong place at the right time” event kickstarts his love story with the man named Adrian, played by Jox Gonzales. My Thoughts Before Watching Same as always. Done…

Artifice // American Web Comic Review

Welcome to Queer Fudanshi! Let’s Talk. In this post we’re going to be talking about Artifice. Artifice is an American web comic by Alex Woolfson (story) and Winona Nelson (art). If you recognize Alex’s name it’s because he is the same guy who made The Young Protectors. The official premise for Artifice goes: “Deacon, a prototype android soldier, was ordered by his corporate masters to eliminate a team of scientists who knew too much and he has failed spectacularly. Not only did he let one of his targets live — 19-year-old human outcast, Jeff Linnell —…

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…

Sense8 Christmas Special // International TV Review (NSFW)

Welcome to Queer Fudanshi. Let’s Talk. In this post we’re going to be talking about the Sense8 Christmas Special. New to Sense8? Click this link to start from our talk of the first episode. Still here? Well, at least I’ll tell you a little bit about the show. The show is a Netflix original sci-fi series about eight people from around the globe who suddenly find out that they are connected to each other’s thoughts, feelings, and skills. This then causes an evil corporation called BBO to decide to kill them off. My…

Moonlight // American Film Review

Welcome to Queer Fudanshi. Let’s Talk. In this post we’re going to talk about Moonlight. Moonlight is an American film that follows the life of Chiron. The film was adapted from the unproduced play In Moonlight Black Boys Look Blue by Tarell Alvin McCraney, the soon to be Chair of Playwriting at the Yale School of Drama. The story splits up moments in his life into three sections, one for childhood, his teenage years, and his adulthood separably. In addition, the film speaks about the different circumstances and trials Chiron has to go…