The setting of a historical manga takes place at some point in Earth's past. The level of dedication to portraying the lifestyles, societies, and technologies of past periods and peoples accurately or believably can vary greatly between different works.
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The Sengoku Era…A time when losing a battle meant losing it all. The Sword Saint, Isshin Ashina, aims for world domination…That is, until he encounters a certain Samurai…
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Side-story of Tomioka Giyuu shortly after meeting Tanjirou, by BOZEBEATS artist Hirano Ryouji.
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Since ancient times, rumors have abounded of man-eating demons lurking in the woods. Because of this, the local townsfolk never venture outside at night. Legend has it that a demon slayer also roams the night, hunting down these bloodthirsty demons.
Ever since the death of his father, Tanjirou has taken it upon himself to support his mother and five siblings. Although their lives may be hardened by tragedy, they've found happiness. But that ephemeral warmth is shattered one day when Tanjirou finds his family slaughtered and the lone survivor, his sister Nezuko, turned into a demon. Adding to this sorrow, a demon hunter named Tomioka Giyuu arrived and was about to finish Nezuko off, but to his surprise she and Tanjiro started to protect each other. Seeing this oddity and Tanjiro's promising fighting skills, Giyuu decides to send them to his old mentor to be trained.
So begins Tanjiro's life as a demon hunter, bound on a quest to cure his sister and find the one who murdered his entire family.
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1-8) No.99: Ningen Omocha
The Marquis Banford and his wife die in tragic circumstances leaving Graham, their butler, with the heavy burden of raising their sole heir, Leonard. Leonard is young and Graham chooses to raise him in a selfish and unrestrained manner. Anything he wishes, his butler will grant. One day Graham returns to the castle with another rare toy for his master. The 99th toy to be presented to Leonard. A human toy.

2) Ougon Shima (The Golden Island)
On an island where young boys are building a wing for a giant eagle, two boys deal with their feelings for each other.

3) Ou to Majin to Mahoutsukai (The Prince, the Devil and the Wizard)
Long ago, in a country called Arabia, a beautiful young man stole a mirror from a magician. There is a catch, however; this mirror possesses the power of the devil and whoever holds it will face a life of misery. What will happen when a young magician tries to steal the mirror back?

4-9) Hana furu Chika ga i ()
Geofront (Side Story)
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Series of short stories revolving around a poor builder and a wealthy proprietor, including:

1) Sweet Home
Mizuho is living on the edge of poverty in a 4.5 tatami mat room (7.5 square meters) due to his family's debt. One day he collapsed from hunger and is carried home by his unruly coworker Yae-san. Is the willful Yae truly what he appears to be?

2) Sweet Prisoner
A misunderstanding leads to S&M.

3) Sweet Worker
A coworker takes an interest in Mizuho.

4) Sweet Memories
Mizuho's old apartment is being torn down.

5) Northmen
Takes place in the time of the Vikings.
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Calliope has suffered through nature's law and many accidents. Her family was murdered and an ongoing war ended her life, but she traveled back in time to when she was born?! While Calliope slowly grows, will she be able to figure out who killed her family and stop them in time?
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The story of Drifters takes place during Japan's Sengoku period (roughly 15th to 17th century), a time of constant warring between the island's states, and a natural setting of choice for samurai stories. A young samurai on verge of death suddenly finds himself into another, fantastic world, alongside important military figures from history. How? Why? These questions remain unanswered.
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Nineteenth-century USA:
Red is the last living survivor of a Native American tribe that was slaughtered by white men. On a long journey in search of revenge, he travels with Ieroh Itou, a samurai who ran away to America after being defeated in the Seinan civil war, and Angie, a mysterious prostitute. The bonds of friendship between the three are touching.

Although it is all fiction, the story seems very real as it is based on actual battles between US Army troops, Apaches and other native tribes.
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This is the tale of the members of a Beatles cover band who find themselves transported back in time to 1961
-before anyone had ever heard of the Beatles-
and decide to take the mantle of the world's greatest rock band for themselves!
But will they dare to pursue this dream until the end ?
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Huang Bei Yue is an assassin that gets transported to another world thanks to a mysterious jade, boundless beast!
Now she resides in the body of a 12 year old, who happens to be the king's sister, who is constantly bullied!
"Now how shall i take my revenge?"
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A foolish and stubborn little servant girl has to serve this Lord day and night. This lord is not only crafty, unruly, and handsome, but the most most important thing is that he’s super lazy! He plays with his little servant girl all day long, but he cannot resist. What will they do?
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A story set 30,000 years ago, starring the Cro-Magnon, by the duo behind Kami-sama no Iu Toori.

The story follows Akuu, the Cursed Child, born during the night of a blood moon, said to bring calamity upon all and his attempt to fight destiny.
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1952: 1st Honkai Eruption in Berlin - 2000: 2nd Honkai Eruption in Siberia - 2014: Honkai Outbreak in Nagazora

Honkai is a corrupting force that manifests itself as supernatural disasters, monstrous creatures, plagues, and Herrschers who can bend physical laws on a whim. Human civilization has been at war with the Honkai since the very beginning. The Valkyries are the mightiest warriors of humanity. They are our only hope.

The definitive source of lore, background, and epic saga of Honkai Impact 3rd, a 3D anime-style ARPG game developed and published by miHoYo.

Volume Guide (by chronological order)
Volume 0.2: Second Eruption
Volume 0.21: Gemina Tales
Volume 0.3: Azure Waters
Volume 1: Escape from Nagazora
Volume 2: St. Freya High
Volume 3: Sakura Samsara
Volume 4: Final Samsara
Volume 5: AE Invasion
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The direct sequel to Kento Ankokuden Cestvs, carrying on immediately from where the prequel left off.
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Kasane is your average kendo-obsessed girl, when a brush with a mysterious sword sends her back in time to the Sengoku Era. Stuck in an unfamiliar time and place, Kasane also has the poor luck of winding up right in the middle of the turmoil that surrounded Oda Nobunaga's rise to power!
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In the early twentieth century, Russo-Japanese War veteran Saichi “Immortal” Sugimoto scratches out a meager existence during the postwar gold rush in the wilderness of Hokkaido. When he stumbles across a map to a fortune in hidden Ainu gold, he sets off on a treacherous quest to find it. But Sugimoto is not the only interested party, and everyone who knows about the gold will kill to possess it! Faced with the harsh conditions of the northern wilderness, ruthless criminals and rogue Japanese soldiers, Sugimoto will need all his skills and luck—and the help of an Ainu girl named Asirpa—to survive.

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  • Winner of the 9th Manga Taisho Award in 2016.
  • Nominated for the 20th Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize and 40th Kodansha Manga Awards that same year.
  • Winner of the 22th Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize in 2018.

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    In the first life she was a terrible queen, who brought trouble to her country, and eventually, her own king burned her at the stake. In the second life, she became a talented surgeon, redeeming herself for her past, saving people. But because of a plane crash, the talented surgeon Song Zhi Hyun returns to her former life! This time, she decides to change everything, becoming a doctor.


    Song Ji Hyeon is a surgeon, as well as a genius doctor appointed as the youngest lecturer at Seoul University. She carries memories of a previous life as Elise De Clorence who lived as a wicked woman. Suddenly an unexpected accident occurs and when she wakes up, she's back in her previous life?! Will Elise be able to correct her past mistakes?

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    When Kim Ja-hong dies, he finds himself being escorted to the next world by two employees of the afterlife. There, his life will be judged by seven gods who will decide whether he is sent to heaven or hell.
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    A four-panel gag manga spin-off of Kimetsu no Yaiba manga. The manga will feature SD versions of the characters from the main manga. And it'll release after each anime episode premiere, featuring stories covered by the anime.
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    After combining several tribes, the Shan tribes established a large country called "Istania" assisted by the Mu tribe. after it was realized, the Mu tribe went somewhere without leaving a trace. however, when leaving. thy tribe left a promise of brotherhood delivered only to the king, if the king lit a fire in the sanctuary of thy tribe. then thy tribe will appear and meet the king. Rajid who is the king at this time, because he felt a threat would come to Istanbul, he called the tribe of Mu. when going out of the palace quietly. he was met with Eremiya who was a beautiful musician who was held captive by slave traders...
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    1. Oni: 2889-nen no Hanran
    Story that recreates the origin of the Oni in ancient Japan.

    2. Kyuuketsuki-gari

    3. Susumu-chan Dai-shock
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    The darker version of Cinderella.

    This is a oneshot from volume 9 of Cafe Minamiaoyama Kottoudoori.
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    Inspired by Joseph Merrick (aka the Elephant Man).
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    A male engineer transmigrated into another world, and became a prince. This place strikingly resembles the Middle Ages of Europe, but at the same time, it seems kind of different? Witches truly exists, and they even possess magic powers! Magic powers are productive forces! Save the witches, liberate the productive forces! Open map, fight demons, break conspiracies, climb up the science and technology tree, and open the path of hardcore ‘farming’!
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    About a dying king and his attendant.
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    A full-color oneshot about two twins: one lives alone locked away in a tower and the other is a crown prince. What if they could trade places…?
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    Set during the Goryeo military regime, a hero that arises from a slave to be reborn as a general.
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    Me and the Devil Blues

    From Del Rey:
    Legend has it that if you take your guitar and stand at a crossroads at the witching hour, the devil will appear. He'll grab your instrument, play a song, and hand it back to you. You'll walk away an expert bluesman, but you'll have to pay the price: your immortal soul.

    Resumed serialization on September 1st, 2014 in Young Magazine the 3rd.
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    In the 18th century, seeking "freedom and equality", the event that became the starting point of modern French society, the French Revolution, began. There was one more protagonist that lived within the darkness, Henry Charles Sanson. He was the fourth generation family head of the Sanson Family, and executioner of Paris.
    This is the historie of him nobly facing the harsh fate.

    Note: Was nominated for the 18th Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize Reader Award in 2014 and for the 8th Manga Taisho Award in 2015.
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    Suddenly one day energetic high school girl, Katagiri Hina, time travels into the year 1907. The first person she sees is the sorrowful man by the name of Hongo Takaaki. Who exactly is this Hongo-sama? As fate works its gears, how will their romance unfold? Transcending time, two people meet. A destiny.
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    A story that takes place in a great continent grounded on the skeletal bones of a phoenix that is inhabited by many nations and people. Suddenly in the region to the West, seven volcanoes that have been inactive for centuries begin to erupt and its fire burns a blanket of red that is large enough to covers the sky, blazing across heaven and earth.
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    Nearly 2000 years ago, the prosperous Han dynasty of China collapsed. Heroes rose and fell, and three nations emerged--Wei, Shu, and Wu. Historians refer to this period as the Three Kingdoms period. The romance of the three kingdoms is an intriguing tale of heroic deeds, of alliance forged and broken, of loyalty and betrayal.

    Hong Kong artist Chan Mou retells this classic tale in "The Ravages of Time" from the perspective of the Sima clan, which in the end united the three kingdoms. Readers will be attracted by an array of well-developed characters and Chan Mou's own unique top-notch art-style. Whether you have played Dynasty Warriors or not, this is definitely worth a read!
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    Escort refers to paid warriors. Their targets of protection are also referred to targets as they are wanted by the government. On the eve of civil chaos during the last years of Sui dynasty, with the rise of a reign of terror around the country, various peoples' feelings of grudge and animosity develop.

    Mengambil latar belakang di akhir Dinasti Sui (581–618), munculnya banyak kekacauan di seluruh negeri. Dao Ma dan anaknya Xiao Qi, mencari uang dengan cara menjadi pengawal bayaran atau membunuh orang yang menjadi incaran pemerintah.
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    Hong Lyon, a pitiful young princess with only the title and no authority, meets a young boy named Do Un, who offers to help her become a true royal princess?
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    I recovered my past memories when I was hit on the head by a rock. I am Katarina Claes, the eight year old daughter of the duke. In a feverish nightmare, in which the prince’s fiancee was determined, I have realized that this is the otome game from the previous life. Also, I have turned into the villainess that interfered with the romance of the capture targets… If the heroine got a happy end, I would be exiled, while if she got a bad end, I would be killed by the capture target… I have no happy end!? Why is it only bad!? Somehow I have to avoid the destruction end, and reach old age peacefully!!

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    Europe, early 14th century: the St. Gotthard Pass is the main north-south artery through the Alps. It's guarded by a merciless tyrant and nobody can cross the border without a thorough interrogation. His impregnable fortress is called Wolfsmund, the "Wolf's Maw."
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    Journey to the West, but with female Wukong.

    Author's twitter: @otosamaleong

    Pixiv: https://www.pixiv.net/member.php?id=303569
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    The story of Sherlock Holmes, reimagined with Moriarty as the protagonist and exploring his motivation in becoming the greatest criminal Britain has ever seen.

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    Конец позапрошлого века, Британская империя правит миром, и в основе всего лежит классовая система. И тут внезапно появляется Джеймс Мориарти - молодой человек, желающий уничтожить зло, проистекающее из классовой дискриминации, и создать идеальную страну.
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    Passing to another world at the sound of duang, divine doctor in both Chinese and western medicine Feng YuHeng became the abused first wife's daughter of Da Shun Dynasty at the fraction of a minute. Wanting to kill me, one scalpel will cause you hemiplegia? Fighting with me? Carrying the pharmacy, holding fame and profit, even the Emperor worms his way into being friends with me! But what is the circumstances with that engagement, a disfigured lame person wall thumbed me, also wanting to help labor and capital to gain the world? Rogue Prince are you foolish!

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    In order to fulfil her mission of bringing peace to her homeland, the Uyghur Princess Amelia travels to Chang'an and marries Emperor Dezong of Tang's ninth prince, Li Qian. While she had been considered very capable in her homeland, the complex and foreign customs of the Tang court are something else entirely; and although she had not expected love in a political marriage, the sheer disinterest and arrogance of her husband is very hard to handle, no matter how capable and handsome he may be. Securing peace between the Uyghur Khaganate and the Tang Empire is not going to be easy, especially with the rebellion taking place in Tang.

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