If there’s one trope that’s always bothered me about the modern isekai genre, it’s the technological uplifting story — which flies in the face of everything I had been taught as an engineer.
Warning: spoilers for up to Volume 3 Chapter 8 If there’s one subject in Daybreak that’s been more divisive than any other, it’s the topic of how Sylviane treats Kaede.
Many readers have asked me what Daybreak was about since my original 1st volume came out back in 2014, and it’s a topic I’ve written about before. However in recent editing, I’ve realized that during part of the redux process, I’ve somehow forgotten the importance and criticality of one detail — the setting’s origins. As… Continue reading
Finally, it’s released. After months of effort, countless hours of editing… I mean sure, there’s still a ton of work to be done. But it’s nice feeling a certain degree of fruition, rather than simply, waiting…
So a short update on the Daybreak project — I’m planning to start posting chapters by 11/15. The initial release will be all of volume 1 plus the first 5 chapters of volume 2 — up to when the story begins to seriously diverge from the original. I was originally hoping to start at the… Continue reading