Baccano! is written by Ryogo Narita (writer of Durarara! you can read my review of it here) and illustrated by Katsumi Enami. It was first published in 2003 and is still on going. There is a two volume manga that is a side story for the series there is an other manga that is currently running that is an other side story for the series. There is also an anime that runs 16 episode, it came out in 2007. (I did a review of the anime you can check that out here) There is also are two drama CDs with two side stories on them. Also, there is a DS game that fallows the events of the anime and the second and third book.
“If you really want to leave normality—you have no choice but to keep evolving. It doesn’t matter if you want to rise higher or if you want to sink lower, it’ll be the same”-Izaya Orihara, Durarara!! Volume 1
Durarara!! was first published in April 2004. It was written by Ryōgo Narita and illustrated by Suzuhito Yasuda. Narita was also the writer Baccano!. Durarara!! has 13 volumes in total, has spawned two seasons of an anime, two mangas have been made based on the book, there has been an internet radio play, two games based of the series and a second series of books in currently being released. So far, only the first three have been released in English. Needless to say, there will be spoilers ahead. If you haven’t read the series, it is different from the anime and do continue at your own risk. Continue reading “It’s Just the Beginning and I Want More From Durarara!!”