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"Ethics" is the path of humanity, a principle that becomes the norm of morality. It is not necessary to learn it, but the lessons are laden with the truths of life. Cool ethics teacher Takayanagi confronts his students' problems and their beliefs.
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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 Afro-Brazilian martial art of Capoeira.

From the mind of Usogui, Sako Toshio.

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    The story takes place in the 14th century during the 100 Years War between the Kingdoms of France and England.

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    Hagiri Town is a lonely country town. People have sometimes avoided getting into that topic because of the unusual nature of 56 people missing in the past 30 years. Meanwhile, a male teacher, Gunji has been assigned to a high school in the town. Wherein he is responsible as class deputy and also to take over the floral arrangements club. As head of that club he receives a poisonous red flower from an old man who donates flowers to the school, but…this was the beginning of a nightmare that would change everything!
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    During the era of space exploration, mankind is at war against monsters of unknown origin. The battle is grim, and the future looks bleak. Amidst the chaos, mankind plays their last hand. It's time for the Knights to step into the fray and turn the tide of this war.
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    After rigorously training for three years, the ordinary Saitama has gained immense strength which allows him to take out anyone and anything with just one punch. He decides to put his new skill to good use by becoming a hero. However, he quickly becomes bored with easily defeating monsters, and wants someone to give him a challenge to bring back the spark of being a hero.

    Upon bearing witness to Saitama's amazing power, Genos, a cyborg, is determined to become Saitama's apprentice. During this time, Saitama realizes he is neither getting the recognition that he deserves nor known by the people due to him not being a part of the Hero Association. Wanting to boost his reputation, Saitama decides to have Genos register with him, in exchange for taking him in as a pupil. Together, the two begin working their way up toward becoming true heroes, hoping to find strong enemies and earn respect in the process.

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    Several hundred years ago, humans were nearly exterminated by giants. Giants 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 giants. Flash forward to the present and the city has not seen a giant in over 100 years. Teenage boy Eren and his foster sister Mikasa witness something horrific as one of the city walls is damaged by a 60 meter (196.85 feet) giant causing a breach in the wall. As the smaller giants flood the city, the two kids watch in horror the tragic events that follow. Eren vows that he will wipe out every single giant and take revenge for all of mankind.

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

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    Suddenly a high-school student Subaru Natsuki has been summoned to another world on the way back from the convenience store. With the biggest crisis of his life being summoned to another world and no sign of the one who summoned him things become worse when he is attacked. But when he is saved by a mysterious silver-haired girl with a fairy cat, Subaru co-operates with the girl to return the favor. When they finally manage to get a clue Subaru and the girl are attacked and killed by someone. Subaru then awakens in the place he was summoned and notices the ability he gained "Returns by Death" a helpless boy that only has the ability to rewind time by dying. And beyond the despair can he save the girl from the fate of death!

    Adapted from the web novel and light novel series written by Nagatsuki Tappei with illustrations by Ootsuka Shinichirou.

    3rd part in the manga series.

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    In the Sengoku Period (1579), there is a young woman who has lost everything, and dedicated herself to seeking strength and a death on the battlefield. Reiri once lived happily with her family, until the day soldiers came by after a battle. Her father, mother and brother sacrificed themselves in order for her to survive. She was only saved with the intervention of Okabe Tanpa no Kami, who had been sheltering in the village. In his service, she grew and learned to fight well, chasing her goal of a death in battle. However, her path to death may not be as short and straight as she hopes...
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    Glory is won over the roar of cannon fire. Peace exists simply as a time to prepare for the next battle. In a nation with superb military power, Bernd Baltzar advanced quickly through the ranks. However, his career now takes a sudden turn when he is reassigned to being the military advisor in a neighboring allied nation with little military power and a lack of civilian support of firearms. Will Major Baltzar be able to win the hearts and minds of both the soldiers and civilians in this country?

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    Ichabod is a young boy trying to find his biological father. This pursuit isn't made any easier by his tendency to get into trouble with the law. To top things off, his parents are just downright weird: Ichabod was raised by a lesbian couple. Thank god he meets Kirico, who is anything but ordinary.

    A very peculiar and interesting manga from the nineties, with some serious topics from psychology and society and very unique characters.
    Tell me if you would like me to the translate more chapters (although, unfortunately, these are far less interesting than the first chapter, which just has something to it). A manga which traumatised me and my little brother when we first read it back in the early 2000s, but also made me think alot, even to this very day. RIP Hiroyuki Shoji.

    For this scanlation I used the German translation that was made by Burkhard Höfler and released in Manga Power, a monthly manga compendium that came out in Germany in the early 2000s. Sadly, I don't have enough experience to know if I have chosen the right format.
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    In the early 20th century, a small republic found itself stuck between a kingdom and an empire - both of whom wanted to manipulate the republic to suit their own needs.

    In order to protect itself from both sides of the conflict, the republic created a small group of soldiers whose job it is to suppress revolution and dissent in any way possible. This is the story of the Opera House.

    From the author of Youjo Senki.
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    Internet Explorer is a web browser who isn't as popular as she used to be.
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    When people die, their essence becomes a sugar cube that can be lit in a lamp, allowing their loved ones a moment of reliving the days when they were alive. But sometimes, the cube cannot be recovered...
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    A twenty-year-old with little hope for the future discovers a shop that buys lifespan, time, and health. This is a story dealing with the ensuing consequences.

    Парень, у которого туго с деньгами, узнает про магазин, где можно продать время жизни. Отдав свои года, он в отчаянии приходит к пониманию ценности жизни.
    Основано на новелле "Три дня счастья" от Сугару Мияки.

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    Suddenly a high school student Subaru Natsuki has been summoned to another world on the way back from the convenience store. With the biggest crisis of his life being summoned to another world and no sign of the one who summoned him things become worse when he is attacked. But when he is saved by a mysterious silver-haired girl with a fairy cat, Subaru co-operates with the girl to return the favor. When they finally manage to get a clue Subaru and the girl are attacked and killed by someone. Subaru then awakens in the place he was summoned and notices the ability he gained "Returns by Death" a helpless boy that only has the ability to rewind time by dying. And beyond the despair can he save the girl from the fate of death!

    Adapted from the web novel and light novel series written by Nagatsuki Tappei with illustrations by Ootsuka Shinichirou
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    After Japanese-American FBI agent Taki Kazuya and Kamen Rider 1 defeat a bat monster, they decide to contact the former riders including Stronger to investigate the appearance of monsters attacking them and civilians. Their investigation reveals the coming of an alien empire out to destroy the Earth, finishing the work that Shocker and other terrorist organizations have failed due to their defeat at the Rider's hands.

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    Anthologycal stories made by a Creator, from recored Lucid dreaming and ETC.
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    It is the Middle Ages, and the remnants of mankind are plagued by paranoia and death. Spoken in fearful whispers, the word "Yoma" cuts a clear image into the minds of all: monstrous beings with an insatiable hunger for human flesh. But fear of their gruesome appetite is dwarfed by that of their ability to shapeshift and steal the memories of their last meal. Forever vulnerable to attack, humans live in unease, even among family.

    There are few means to kill a Yoma. The Organization, informally known as "Claymore," is humanity's only line of defense, dispatching half-human, half-Yoma female warriors to purify villages of Yoma. A lonely and dangerous existence, death for these warriors comes with each new assignment. What time is found between trying battles and long, arduous travels is spent in ever-intensifying struggle to resist their Yoma blood and maintain their humanity. Villagers, knowing of this, pay for their security reluctantly and have only loathsome regard for their protectors.

    Claymore follows the stoic and low-ranking member Clare in her daunting trek as she searches for personal vengeance. Along the way, she encounters many unexpected things about the world, from the camaraderie and hope held fast by her sisters-in-arms to the sinister truth behind the Claymore Organization.
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    In a universe where humans are more delicate in noticing emotions than any other creature, a human-based insurance company provides services to married couples across the universe.

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    An interesting webcomic that someone found on Weibo. Out of interest, I decided to translate it. This webcomic is an interesting take on why we should be extremely mindful of the remarks we give in front of our peers and family. Enjoy~
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    Nishioka Kyoudai's anti-war epic, told in their signature surrealist style.

    A man wakes up one morning to find the world outside of his house a wasteland. As he searches for signs of life, he finds a fetus in a ditch, which promptly latches onto his thumb and won't let go, and things only get stranger from there...
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    A girl sees stars in the people and things around her. Some are bigger and shine, others dull and dim like her own. She meets two boys from school one day who show her that all stars can shine brightly, if you see them the right way.
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    These stories are about love, desire and friendship of women. Told by women.
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    A middle-aged professor, Joon-woo, is infatuated with internet romance novels. Even though he does not show that he's an avid reader due to his social status, waiting for the next chapter of the novel enthuses him. But one day, as the author goes on an unexpected hiatus, Joon-woo decides to write a letter to the author... A story that echoes and vibrates deeply in the heart.

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    In war, men become beasts. War makes gods out of beasts. When war ends... where do the gods go? Where can they rest their weary heads?

    Wolves walk the forest of despair, the wasteland of lamentation, the sea of bitterness, in the time of dark and light. To kill those that were once their friends.

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    A short slice of a young person's life, on the edge of growing up.
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    Boy meets dragon girl. Boy released dragon girl from 1000 year old sleep. Boy get’s engaged with said dragon and live happily…no, WRONG STORY!!! This is a story about an ordinary boy who was the reincarnation soul of the god of matchmaking apprentice. Meet Jin Fairytale when he suddenly finds out he is turning into a god and had to resume his previous duty as the god of matchmaking apprentice in the modern world and juggle the responsibility of living a normal life and having to babysit the dragongirl he accidentally release. See Jin go on an adventure with his partner dragon girl and tying the red strings of fate to fellow lovers…but something went horrible wrong in this world. a man is in love with a chicken? this guy is into another guy? hello? it’s actually the soul of the girl? wtf.
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    A collection of stories. Contains the original oneshot, Umwelt.

  • Garuḍa
  • Wani
  • Uo

  • Oni, Raishuu (Good for You, Rainy Man)

  • Tsuchinoko
  • Dankon Darasco
  • Yokkata ne Ameotoko
  • Masayoshi to Baachan
  • Moon Child

  • Umwelt
    A genetically engineered girl escapes from her home and the doctor that created her must pursue her with the help of military personnel.
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    A collection of short stories that look to mankind's exploration of space, and examine the possibilities that we could face when we decide to take those first fateful steps into the unknown.
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    An anthology on women's and girl's issues in modern day China, dealing with topics like abortion, unwanted pregnancy, a person's dreams as they grow up - and even the sorrow of almost losing your dog.
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    The "youth war drama" takes place on the chaotic frontline of countries at war. A certain person stands at the head of a combat team that is sweeping across the land. The story follows the strong and fleeting emotions of the young people whose lives are scattered on the battlefield.

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    U.C. 0097, one year after the opening of "Laplace's Box".

    Despite the revelation of the Universal Century Charter that acknowledges the existence and rights of Newtypes, the framework of the world has not been greatly altered.

    The conflict later dubbed the "Laplace Incident" is thought to have ended with the downfall of the Neo Zeon remnants known as the Sleeves. In its final battle, two full psycho-frame mobile suits displayed power beyond human understanding. The white unicorn and the black lion were sealed away to remove this danger from people's consciousness, and they should now be completely forgotten.

    However, the RX-0 Unicorn Gundam 03, which disappeared two years earlier, is now about to show itself in the Earth Sphere once more. A golden phoenix… named Phenex.
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    Three young pilots connected by the Getter Rays (Ryoma Nagare, Hayato Jin, and Musashi Tomoe) are recruited by Dr. Saotome to fight the Devolved beings appearing from spatial distortions using the only weapon that can face these monsters, the Getter Robo.

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    Junichiro Koizumi. Prime Minister of Japan, or God of Mahjong incarnate? Watch him clash with other world titans such as George W. Bush, Kim Jong Il, and Vladimir Putin in the one force that matters in the political world: mahjong.
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    Story 1: Saber Tiger
    "From tens of millions of years ago, the saber-toothed tiger reigned as the strongest carnivorous animal on land." Told from the perspective of a saber-toothed tiger, Saber Tiger tells a story where time travelers appear in the mist of the Ice Age.

    Story 2: The Planet of the Unicorn
    Astronauts attempt to investigate a planet with environmental conditions frighteningly similar to that of the Earth's. Madness ensues.

    Story 3: Sergeant

    Story 4: Adamas Diamonds

    Story 5: Quo Vadis

    Story 6: Asphaltic Trap

    Story 7: The Planet of Winter
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    New adaptation of the novel.

    The story is staged in the distant future within our own Milky Way Galaxy, approximately in the late 36th century. A portion of the galaxy is filled with terraformed worlds inhabited by interstellar traveling human beings. For 150 years two mighty space powers have intermittently warred with each other: the Galactic Empire and the Free Planets Alliance. Within the Galactic Empire, based on mid 19th century Prussia, an ambitious military genius, Reinhard von Müsel, later conferred Reinhard von Lohengramm, is rising to power. He is driven by the desire to free his sister Annerose, who was taken by the Kaiser as a concubine. Later, he wants not only to end the corrupt Goldenbaum dynasty but also to defeat the Free Planets Alliance and to unify the whole galaxy under his rule.

    In the Free Planets Alliance Star Fleet is another genius, Yang Wen Li. He originally aspired to become a historian through a military academy, and joined the tactical division only out of need for tuition money. He was rapidly promoted to an admiral because he demonstrated excellence in military strategy in a number of decisive battles and conflicts. He becomes the archrival of Reinhard, though they highly respect one another. Unlike Reinhard he is better known for his underdog victories and accomplishments in overcoming seemingly impossible odds and mitigating casualties and damages due to military operations.
    As a historian, Yang often predicts the motives behind his enemies and narrates the rich history of his world and comments on it. One of his famous quotes is: "There are few wars between good and evil; most are between one good and another good."
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    He has never been the type to stand out in the class. Kurihara Yuzuru has lived life by avoiding entering the lives of others, staying to himself. The story begins where he has to go to a whole new school, which means new classmates. He lacks any confidence to make new friends, so the fear of rejection drives him into a wish he never thought he would make. This single wish leads to a first day of class he would never forget. Yuzuru will have to make choices that will significantly alter others' lives, choices he could never make in the past.
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    Saint Oniisan is slice-of-life or divine-life, tale of Jesus and Buddha as they try to experience the modern world, in this case, Japan. The manga places a funny twist on religion, attitudes, culture and customs in Japan through the eyes of Jesus and Buddha.
    You see Jesus and Buddha experiencing Asakusa, public baths, theme parks, and the internet. Throughout the manga, we get a little history of their divine greatness only to see their apparent insignificance in modern Japanese society. Suffice to say, before people can recognize that they're actually Jesus and Buddha, people think of them as someone who looks like Johnny Depp or a guy with a button on his forehead. For real.

    Saint Oniisan received the 2009 Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize for Short Work Manga.

    Nominated for the 2nd Manga Taisho Award (2009).

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