Mystery
Mystery manga focus on unresolved questions, and the efforts of characters to discover the answers to them. Whether curious and deadly events are afoot, or some part of the world itself is strange or inexplicable, or someone's past or identity seems strangely shrouded, these characters are set on learning the truth. (Source: Anime-Planet)
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The story revolves around Kaiman, who does not remember who he was before he was transfigured by a Magic user. This transformation left him with a reptile's head, and a desire to find out the truth about who he really is. Accompanied by Nikaido, his female companion, he tracks down Magic Users in "The Hole" and unceremoniously chomps down on their head, hoping to find out who it was that put him in this state. One by one, they witness this "second man" inside the head of Kaiman, and after pulling them back out of his mouth he asks them all a question.
"What did the guy inside my head say?"


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    Zhang Nan, the young master of the declining Fu Long Clan just wants to be a normal person, but he is sent to an aristocratic training school by his grandfather. He is accidentally assigned to a female class by the teacher, and is tormented by his peers to the point where he wants to leave school.
    Will his experiences at Blake Academy and the girls he meets change him so he can face his identity as the heir to his clan?
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    Eighth story arc of JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken series.

    Following the Great East Japan earthquake, Morioh has been stricken by vast earthen protrusions known by the locals as Wall Eyes. Despite investigation, professional estimations are left empty. Meanwhile, the young girl Yasuho Hirose discovers a man buried within the ground, he possesses a distinctive star-shaped birthmark together with deeply penetrating bite marks. The man, who has contracted a staple case of amnesia is taken in by a local family and given the name Jousuke Higashikata, however mysterious events cannot stop from piling one upon the other and soon that enigma known as stand emerges to complement the great cloud of confusion.

  • Won the Grand Prize in the manga category at the 17th Japan Media Arts Festival in 2013.
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    During the holidays, protagonist Mo Bai, his older brother Mo Fan, and their childhood friend Luo Han were attacked by a bestial corpse that had suddenly broken into their house.

    When Mo Bai woke up, he discovered that he was a bestial corpse, while Mo Fan was rescued by hunters.

    In order to find his younger brother again, Mo Fan gradually became the strongest hunter in the organization, while the appearance of the S-Rank Mo Bai instilled fear into the people.

    When the brothers meet once again, they are completely different people, meaning conflict can happen at any time.
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    Dongtae is rock bottom in everything.
    Looks, grades, life, everything.
    But all that might change.

    If you could change your life by playing a game, would you?
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    Male lead Hei Tian Yi is a police officer, who died in the line of duty in 2014. 2 years later, his fiancee Yuan Xiao Jia, not wanting to stay in the city full of memories with him, decided to move, and when packing, found Tian Yi's old cell phone. On a dark night, this cell phone, with no SIM card in it, received a message...
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    Welcome to Nanba, the world's largest, most impenetrable prison. Locked away in cell block 13 are four inmates - Juugo, Uno, Rock, and Nico - who provide more than enough trouble for prison guard Sugoroku Hajime to deal with. Between attempted breakouts, gambling and general misbehaviour, these four believe that just because they're in prison doesn't mean they can't have fun.

    But it isn't all a barrel of laughs, because our protagonist Juugo is hiding a dark past which may soon come to destroy their idyllic prison life...
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    The story takes place in Ikebukuro, Tokyo. The main character, Yamato, cares a lot about his younger twin brother, Yuuto, and is unable to confess to Michiru, his childhood friend. One day those three are shocked by a sudden situation... !!!
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    The manga centers around a certain boy who lives alone away from people, but harbors a special dream. One day, he meets a lone girl, and the story begins as he becomes part of the girl's destiny.


    Russian:
    Манга рассказывает историю одного мальчика, который живет один вдалеке от остальных людей и лелеет одну мечту. Однажды он встречает одинокую девушку, и история начинается, когда он становится частью судьбы девушки.

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  • In french by Glénat as "Ariadne l'empire céleste"
  • In italian by Star Comics as "Ariadne in the Blue Sky" (starting february 2020)
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    "A special human girl is born once every one thousand years, and the one that marries her will become the one true king.“

    Ever since Shin Jiahn and Yiahn’s mother passed away, the two have become different and distant people. When Yiahn is kidnapped to become the mysterious Goblin Bride, though, Jiahn vows to bring Yiahn back home no matter what. Even if it means venturing through the land of human-eating monsters ruled by four cruel brothers — who all aim to become king by taking the hand of the Goblin Bride for their own.

    From the author of Flow, on LINE.
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    When Keiichi Maebara moved to the small village of Hinamizawa, he did not expect to make friends so quickly. Now Keiichi's days are spent having fun and playing games with his new companions, and his life couldn't be better. However, one day he sees one of his friends, the tomboyish Mion Sonozaki, working at a maid café. Deciding to tease her about it, his initial joking quickly turns to shock as the girl reveals that she is actually Mion's twin sister, Shion.

    As luck would have it, both girls want to spend the annual Cotton Drifting Festival by Keiichi's side. But when Shion breaks the town's sacred rules and sneaks into a sealed shrine during the festival, dragging Keiichi along with her, things take a turn for the worse. Now, Keiichi and Shion find themselves in fear of being spirited away due to their mistake and must find a way to atone before it is too late.

    The story of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni is divided into a total of eight chapters: four "Question" arcs and four "Answer" arcs. Each chapter keeps the same main characters, but ends in a different way. However, each chapter gives valuable answers, hints, and clues to the previous one, while at the same time bringing forth even more mysteries.

    The question arcs are:

  • 1. Higurashi no Naku Koro ni - Onikakushi-hen
  • 2. Higurashi no Naku Koro ni - Watanagashi-hen
  • 3. Higurashi no Naku Koro ni - Tatarigoroshi-hen
  • 4. Higurashi no Naku Koro ni - Himatsubushi-hen

    The answer arcs are:

  • 5. Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai - Meakashi-hen
  • 6. Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai - Tsumihoroboshi-hen
  • 7. Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai - Minagoroshi-hen
  • 8. Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai - Matsuribayashi-hen

    The side story arcs are:

  • Higurashi no Naku Koro ni - Onisarashi-hen
  • Higurashi no Naku Koro ni - Yoigoshi-hen
  • Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai - Utsutsukowashi-hen
  • Higurashi no Naku Koro ni - Hirukowashi-hen
  • Higurashi no Naku Koro ni - Kokoroiyashi-hen
  • Higurashi no Naku Koro ni - Kataribanashi-hen
  • Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei - Saikoroshi-hen
  • Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Jan
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    Humans live in the overworld, and demons in the underworld. There is only one way for humans to travel between the worlds. Mankind's last hope: WARBLE.

    French/ Français


    Italian/ Italiano


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    Eiji is a teenager who's rough and rude and loves to fight. However Eiji has a strange power; when he comes in contact of certain objects, he can see memories contained within the objects themselves. When he finds himself involved in a dark murder case, he assists a beautiful young profiler to find the murderer. Afterwards, she continues to ask for his assistance in more complex investigations. A detective manga with intriguing and complicated cases.

    NOTE: This manga contains rather a lot of violent imagery, scenes, cases and situations.

    Was adapted into a live action TV drama. See Wikipedia a little past halfway down the page.
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    A young girl enters into a different world in search of her best friend. Their past meeting felt secretive, but now her friend has been taken away by demons! The Demon Prince and his disrespected brother, exactly what kind of relationship do they have with this otherworld young maiden? The curtains behind this secret slowly begin to be drawn back.
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    Faceless shadow nobles living in a vast mansion, attended by living dolls who spend much of their time cleaning up the soot endlessly emitted by their mysterious masters.

    Follow the story of Emilyko, a young and cheerful living doll, as she learns her duties serving as the attendant for Kate Shadow-sama.

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    Nobles sombras sin rostro que viven en una vasta mansión, atendidos por muñecos vivientes que pasan gran parte de su tiempo limpiando el hollín emitido por sus misteriosos maestros.

    Sigue la historia de Emilyko, una joven y alegre muñeca viviente, mientras aprende sus deberes como asistente de Kate Shadow-sama.
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    In a large mansion lives a boy, an aristocrat who was cursed by the witch to "let everything he touches die." With him is his maid Alice, who besides serving him, likes to tease him. The boy who is interested in her doesn't mind the teasing, but not being able to touch her is painful!

    If they are unable to hold hands, how will their love ever bloom?
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    Isamu doesn't stand out, and everyone calls him a "side character" behind his back. Even his passion for running doesn't get him anywhere on the track team, so he spends his nights languishing at a low-paying part-time job. It feels like everything he's holding in is going to boil over, but when people start getting infected with a mysterious illness that turns them into monsters when sexually aroused, he will have to learn how to control the urges he has pent up inside in order to survive.
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    Terminally ill lad, after losing his family in an incident, found out that hidden behind the disease was an extraordinary power. While pursuing the truth behind his family death, he himself, got dragged further down the mysterious dark abyss...
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    The enormous cave system, known as the Abyss, is the last unexplored place in the world. Nobody knows how deep down goes this titanic pit, inhabited by strange and wondrous creatures and full of mysterious ancient relics which purpose in unknown to modern man. Generations of bold adventurers have been drawn by the cryptic depths of the Abyss. In course of time those brave enough to explore the dangerous pit came to be known as "Delvers."

    In Orth, the town at the edge of the Abyss, there lives a little orphan named Riko, who dreams of becoming as great a delver as her mother was and solving the great mystery of the pit. One day, exploring the murky depths, she stumbles upon a little boy who turns out to be a robot…


  • Nominated for the 11th Manga Taisho Awards in 2018.


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    Based on two of Shakespeare’s most beloved supporting characters, Everywhere and Nowhere follows the time travelling adventures of best friends Anne Guildenstern and William Rosencrantz, as they explore, fight and flirt their way through history. Their first stop is Ancient Greece, where the pair find themselves at the right hand of a very charismatic Greek leader loved by men and women alike, who also may just be bringing his people to the brink of war.
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    Fujishirou Kousuke is an unfriendly and unsociable high school student. When he was younger, he made a promise with his childhood friend, Sayaka, that they would get married when they grew up. But one day, Kousuke is kidnapped and taken to a place that strangely resembled a prison. Little does he know, is this "prison" is guarded by a very voluptuous woman... Can Kousuke fulfill his promise to Sayaka?

    Spanish
    Nuestro protagonista, Fujishirou Kousuke, es un chico de secundaria antipático y poco sociable. Desde que era chico, su amiga de la infancia, Sayaka, le prometió que cuando crecieran ambos contraerían matrimonio. Un día, Kousuke es secuestrado y llevado a un lugar totalmente fuera de lo común, parecido a una prisión... pero lo que no sabe, es que ésta "prisión" la resguardan mujeres... muy voluptuosas. ¿Podrá Kousuke mantenerse virgen para poder cumplir la promesa?
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    Midnight. Awakened by the echoing sound in my room, I was met with a frightening pair of "legs." Since then, as if wishing to merely make its presence known, it remained in my room without letting itself be seen. In the same way it was spreading its encircling net, little by little it encroached on my life until at last it appeared before me. Its true form was that of an exceedingly beautiful "nameless monster." Desperate resistance was futile as the monster dropped its hand towards me. I could not escape or resist. Hiding it from my skeptical lover and friends, thus opened the curtain to our strange life together. Quietly, the senses I had as a human were dying as my normal life continued to collapse. The moment I knew what was awaiting me, I was presented with an important decision.

    At the same time the monster first appeared before me, the public was disturbed by a string of bizarre murders. It was then that I began to wonder whether they and my beautiful yet eerie roommate were connected.
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    ​A man stuck in time and a woman who flows with time. The story of a strife that goes back and forth between the present and the past.
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    Struggling between school and his parent's constant fighting, a boy strives to go to university in order to leave his home. One day, he receives a strange message predicting that he will commit suicide in 100 days...
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    Several hundred years ago, humans were nearly exterminated by Titans. Titans are typically several stories tall, seem to have no intelligence, devour human beings and, worst of all, seem to do it for the pleasure rather than as a food source. A small percentage of humanity survived by walling themselves in a city protected by extremely high walls, even taller than the biggest of Titans. Flash forward to the present and the southern district of Shinganshina has not seen a Titan in over 100 years. Teenage boy Eren and his foster sister Mikasa witness something horrific as one of the outer district walls is damaged by a 60 meter (196.85 feet) Titan causing a breach in the wall. As the smaller Titans flood the city, the two kids watch in horror the tragic events that follow, as the Titans devour people uninpeded. Eren vows that he will wipe out every single Titan and take revenge for all of mankind.

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    Brazilian Portuguese / Português(BR):

  • Won the 35th Kodansha Manga Award for Best Shounen Manga.


    Links:
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  • Anime Season 1 on ANN
  • Anime Season 2 on ANN
  • Anime Season 3 (Part 1) on ANN
  • Anime Season 3 (Part 2) on ANN
  • Anime Season 4 on ANN
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    The siren of despair echoes again – A new manga interpretation of the legendary horror game “Siren”.
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    As the grandmaster who founded the Demonic Sect, Wei WuXian roamed the world in his wanton ways, hated by millions for the chaos he created. In the end, he was back-stabbed by his dearest junior brother and killed by powerful clans that combined to overpower him. He incarnates into the body of a lunatic who was abandoned by his clan and is later, unwillingly, taken away by a famous cultivator among the clans—Lan WangJi, his archenemy.

    This marks the start of a thrilling yet hilarious journey of attacking monsters, solving mysteries, and raising children. From the mutual flirtation along the way, Wei WuXian slowly realizes that Lan WangJi, a seemingly haughty and indifferent poker-face, holds more feelings for Wei WuXian than he is letting on.

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    The Tokyo reflected in the eyes of a beauty named Choco is filled with grosteque monsters. Even today. the wandering Choco is in search of a "prey". What is the meaning of "a certain game" that she has to clear regardless of its risks? This is a gun-action suspense story filled with lust and violence that goes beyond the critical level.
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    Sakuma is a college student who works part time at the Akutabe detective agency. There she does regular office work for private investigator Akutabe. However, Sakuma soon learns that Akutabe is no ordinary detective, but in fact a demon detective. He is able to summon demons through the use of a grimoire and use each of their special abilities by providing an offering. He uses their magical powers to solve the case he is working on and he wants Sakuma to start learning demon summoning. As Sakuma begins her journey to be a demon detective, little does she know the repercussions of using demons.

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    The eternal darkness which people call “night”. Long long ago, there was an opposite to this “night”. Something far brighter than the light of their lamps, the light of hope for humanity. Seek out the forgotten “morning”.
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    A world stretching down from the heavens: the Vertical World. There lives a boy named Ruska, who finds himself fascinated by the world below. One day he sees a girl falling from the sky above, straight towards the bottom... And so begins his adventure surrounding the mystery of the Fallen Maiden!
    (from MANGA Plus)

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    Young teenage girl Roue lives a peaceful life with her "uncle", a gear named Zett. She spends her days exploring the ruins of the old world, destroyed by World War III two hundred years ago. During one of those explorations, she finds a strange cylindrical gear who calls himself Chrome, who for some reason doesn't have a "base program", which determines a gear's main purpose. Chrome may have to find that purpose himself in his new life with Roue and Zett…

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  • In english free on MangaPlus (See "Official English" link below)
  • In spanish free on MangaPlus
  • In french by Ki-oon
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    Zip up and get your robot on! A new type of robot-action series! World-famous handsome mechanical engineer Koshiro Tatara and scary-looking musclehead Kaname, these polar opposite twins both fell in love with the same girl's smile. Since then, they compete daily to see which of them can make her smile more. But one day, tragedy suddenly strikes Koshiro... A new robot battle action manga with a totally unlikely duo from Yusaku Shibata, creator of Yoakemono!

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    First story arc of JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken series.

    Jonathan Joestar, a young wealthy son living in Victorian England, has his life destroyed by a recently orphaned Dio Brando, who was taken in by Jonathan's father. Dio, who plots to drive Jonathan to insanity and inherit the Joestar fortune, becomes an unstoppable vampire that Jonathan must fight.
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    Yosora Fujimitsu is accepted into North Gate National Military Academy, a school for the children of the country's elite. Endowed though he may be with the good looks and intelligence the school values above all else, Yosora immediately feels uneasy and out-of-place.

    He becomes determined to expose the Academy's secrets, and is thus pulled into its vortex of violence and deceit fuelled by the desire to preserve tradition at any cost.
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    Humanity's peaceful days all at once transform into an unspeakably odious hell.
    The sudden invasion of wasp-like insects, along with gargantuan "dolls" wielding their enormous alien weapons, annihilating everyone in their path.
    In the middle of the chaos, high school first-year, Iruma Ikaruga, fights to save his best friend and his beloved senpai from the dolls' assault with an unyielding spirit.
    However, all that awaits him is despair.
    Just what are the enormous puppets known as "Dolly"after?
    What fate awaits Iruma?
    The curtain has risen on humanity's "puppet show" of unimaginable despair, and the battle for survival has begun.
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    Shochikubai Miroku is the son of a police commissioner (father) and also a traveller (mother). Miroku has lots of connections and is a very good fighter. His interest is his motorcycle. Kikumasamune Seishiro is the rich son of a large hospital's head doctor. He also fights as well as Miroku. He is a good fighter with smarts. Bido Granmarie is the son of a Swedish ambassador. He's also a playboy, dating many girls at once. Granmarie can't see himself going steady because he thinks the world can't handle it.

    Kenbishi Yuri is the rich daughter of a world-renowned president of the Kenbishi Business. She loves to indulge on eating. She's also a good fighter, but can never beat Seishiro. Hakushika Noriko is the daughter of a famous japanese painter (father) and her mother is from a tradition tea ceremony family. Her only hate is men and can get very violent when they touch her. Kizakura Karen lives with her mother, a rich jewel dealer. Her dream is to marry into a rich family using her attractive body and style.

    Together, they formed the Yukan Club, solving mysteries to pass time.

    It won the Kodansha Manga Award for Shojo in 1986
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    The Sound of the alarm triggering the lockdown is the last thing Sam can remember. Sam wakes up in the middle of his classroom to discover everyone around him is dead. With no memories of how he got there, Sam tries to figure at what could have happened, but Sam doesn't just have to worry about what killed his classmates, because even the survivors are after his blood.
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    The story of a middle school girl trying to find herself in the confusion of adolescence.

    Skateboard-loving Ichiri Sanjou, nicknamed "Icchi," may look like a normal energetic kid, but whenever she sees the full moon, she is hit with a wave of emotion she cannot comprehend.

    The series revolves around her learning the Brazilian martial art of Capoeira.

    From the mind of Usogui, Sako Toshio.

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    In the world of magic, there lived a kind-hearted prince, Linkenel. Prince Linkenel was born with the most powerful magical power in history. His magical power was so powerful that the king had to seal that power within his body from the time he was an infant, not releasing it until the day he comes of age. On July 1024, on Linkenel’s coming-of-age ceremony, Rieswinn, the God of Water, appeared at the ceremony and attempted to abduct the prince in order to claim Linkenel’s power as his own. As Rieswinn casts his water magic in the hall, drowning everyone within it, to spare the king’s and queen’s lives, Linkenel agreed to join with Rieswinn. As they were about to depart, one of Linkenel’s best companion, a puppy named Lyle, tried to intervene. As Linkenel begged Rieswinn to keep the pup by his side, Rieswinn brutally slaughtered the puppy claiming Linkenel is now his and should not be swayed by anything else.

    Shifting to the modern world, Kanba Yoichi, the protagonist, is a high schooler who has been having dreams about Prince Linkenel, who he refers to as his master, since the passing of his mother. However, his dream has always been the same and ends exactly at the same location (where Lyle was slaughtered and Linkenel was taken away) every time for the past six years. Longing to save his “master,” he stumbles across a fortune teller, who gives him a magical coin to “let him see the sequel of the dream he has been having.” After trying to place the coin under his pillow, Yoichi finds himself in the magical world and, there, he meets with his master. And thus, the magical story of the two begins.

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