Keiichi Arawi

MANGA REVIEW | "CITY" - Volume Three

Calling Keiichi Arawi's style of humor "zany" is very much the understatement of the manga world. There's something about the...

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MANGA REVIEW | "CITY" - Volume Two

If Keiichi Arawi's skill of being a mad comic genius wasn't apparent in nichijou or Helvetica Standard, then his latest...

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MANGA REVIEW | "CITY" - Volume One

I'll be blunt: all I really need to say is that the creator of nichijou is back with a new...

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MANGA REVIEW | A Bolder Collection of Shorts In Second "Helvetica Standard"

Keiichi Arawi has a knack for blending charm, adorability, and some way out there kind of humor into his works....

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MANGA REVIEW | A "Helvetica Standard" In Japanese Non Sequitur

The mere mention of the name Keiichi Arawi will bring the most random of comedic imagery to both anime and...

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ANIME REBUTTAL | Why I Was Wrong About "Nichijou - My Ordinary Life"

Six years ago, I wrote a scathing review of the Kyoto Animation series Nichijou - My Ordinary Life. Based on...

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Weak Characters, Boring Plot Ruin "Ordinary Life"

Let's face it: every slice-of-life anime comedy about nothing wants to be Azumanga Daioh. Lucky Star came close, but its...

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