Review: Ressentiment


Kengo Hanazawa

4 Volumes – Completed

Plot Summary
Ressentiment – A generalized feeling of resentment and often hostility harbored by one individual or group against another, especially chronically and with no means of direct expression.

It’s 2015. Takuro is fat, thirty and fed-up. He’s resigned himself to a dead-end job, living with his parents and using his annual trip to the brothel for contact with women. Whilst bemoaning his fate to his friend Echigo, an out-and-out otaku, the latter introduces Takuro to the latest in dating sim games – 3D virtual reality – telling him that VR girls are better than the real thing.

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