Kurashita Tsukimi is an 18 year old 'kurage otaku' (jellyfish fanatic). She lives in Tokyo in an all-female apartment complex full of various types of otaku. They fear and despise beautiful, fashionable people while existing happily in their no-man, no make-up world. That all changes when a 'hipster' saves the life of a jellyfish and intrudes upon Tsukimi's isolated existence. Things are made even more complicated when it turns out that the beautiful woman is actually a man in drag.
A história conta com personagens diferentes em vários aspectos. Estamos falando de pessoas que normalmente seriam excluídas da sociedade japonesa, mas que, neste mangá, conseguem ganhar nossa total simpatia. Em uma pensão em Tóquio mora um grupo de fujoshis (mulheres otaku fãs de yaoi), todas com suas obsessões, vivendo sob o código de nunca deixar um homem entrar na pensão em que moram. Suas vidas pacatas estavam em harmonia, até que Tsukimi, a otaku por águas-vivas, aceita a ajuda de uma pessoa do tipo mais temido e odiado pelas fujoshis: uma princesa de Tóquio.
Hime Sakuragaike has secretly been in love with her childhood friend Akira Yonezawa since they were kids, but Hime only recently found out that Akira identifies as female. Although surprised, Hime offers her full support, and this is initially kept secret between them for a few years, but Akira decides to start living as a girl full-time upon starting high school with Hime. However, since Akira garners a certain amount of attention, Hime takes it upon herself to aggressively stick up for Akira whenever necessary. Not wanting Akira to be singled out as an object of ridicule, Hime decides that her only option is to put herself in Akira's shoes.
Mei Sengoku is an independent girl and captain of her high school kendo club who enjoys helping others in need. This has earned her a lot of admirers among the girls at her school, as well as a guy named Shirou Fuji well-known at school for his girly way of speaking and gestures. When Shirou asks Mei to go out with him, she simply rejects him, but he comes back the next day and tells her he's not going to give up on her so easily.
Ineffectual high-school teacher Kakenshi catches his (male) student Nakamura using school computers after-hours to make naughty crossdressing webcam shows. Kakenshi persuades Nakamura to stop, but only because Nakamura has a new hobby: seducing Kakenshi! Will Kakenshi surrender his heterosexuality and give in to his cute crossdressing student's affections? An ecchi rom-com aimed at crossdressing fans, from the boys-in-skirts (otokonoko) magazine Oto☆Nyan.
Konatsu Amano is a high school girl who has just moved to a seaside town in Ehime Prefecture after her father is transferred overseas for his job. Lonely and unsure of her new surroundings, Konatsu finds herself gravitating towards Koyuki Honami, an older girl at her school who is popular but is seen as out of reach by her peers who view her as too perfect. Koyuki is also the sole member of the Aquarium Club, which in turn makes her feel cut off from others. In an attempt to help ease Koyuki’s and her own feelings of loneliness, Konatsu befriends Koyuki and the two gradually grow closer together.
Portuguese / Português
Konatsu Amano é uma garota do ensino médio, que acabou de se mudar, muito solitária e insegura com a nova vizinhança, ela conhece Koyuki Honami, uma aluna mais velha e membro do clube de aquário, uma linda amizade nasce entre as duas na medida em que vão se aproximando...
Keitarou Itsuki is a junior high school student unhappy about the menacing look of his eyes. Keitarou tries to confess to the girl he likes, Aoi Tokujira, but she rejects him flat out. Thinking that his eyes were the reason why she rejected him, he confides in his older sister about it at her salon, who helps by giving him a complete makeover...as a pretty girl! Forced to head home like this, he runs into Aoi in town, but she doesn't recognize him and thinks he's a somewhat manly girl. Before he can leave, Aoi asks him to help her overcome a problem she's had for many years: an intense fear of men.
Кэйтаро Ицуки, ученик старшей школы, комплексует из-за своего угрожающего взгляда. Кэйтаро пытается поговорить с девушкой, что ему нравится, Аой Токудзира, но та тонко отказала ему. Думая, что причина во взгляде, он говорит об этом своей старшей сестре в ее салоне, которая помогает ему, полностью изменив его внешность... Как у милой девушки! Вынужденный отправиться домой в таком виде, он натыкается на Аой, которая не узнает его и принимает за немного мужественную девушку. Перед тем, как он смог уйти, Аой попросила его помочь ей с проблемой, мучающей ее в течение многих лет: сильный страх мужчин.
In the future, Earth has become so polluted that humanity is forced to live in enclosed shelters. In Japan, the shelters are divided between the "inside", which caters to the country's lucrative anime industry, and the "outside", where most people work to support the people working on the "inside". S-zawa is one such "outside" worker whose job involves sending messages into space. One day, he's approached by the ailing embodiment of Earth to send a message before she collapses. Shortly after the message is sent, other girls similar to Earth start showing up at S-zawa's workplace in an effort to help Earth, but he has a thing or two to learn about what the planets and their moons are really like.
Tougo Ushiwaka reunites with his childhood friend and first love Ren Ryuugasaki after about 10 years. However, Ushiwaka had been traumatized to discover that Ryuugasaki, who he had thought was a girl, is actually a guy with a fondness for cross-dressing.
High school student Tetsu Iwaoka notices that his classmate Mogumo is always alone at school. Wanting to give Mogumo a chance to make some friends, Tetsu invites Mogumo to work at his family’s maid cafe. Although Mogumo is initially enthusiastic, there is just one problem: this is a girlyboy cafe, but Mogumo is adamant about being neither a boy nor a girl.
Lycéen, Iwaoka Tetsu remarque que son camarade de classe Mogumo est toujours seul à l'école. Voulant lui donner la chance de se faire des amis, Tetsu invite Mogumo à travailler dans le maid café de sa famille. Bien que Mogumo soit enthousiaste au début, il y a un petit problème : il s'agit d'un café otokonoko, mais Mogumo ne se considère ni comme un garçon, ni comme une fille.
Gen Shiomi, the 56-year-old boss of the Hitotsubashi mob syndicate, must go into hiding to protect his life from potential assassins. He opts to get plastic surgery, only to end up looking like a teenage girl, but he resolves to stay like this until his life is no longer in danger. However, he finds it hard to not be suspicious, but he is saved from being the target of police by a teenage boy named Tatsuya Umemiya. After helping Tatsuya out of some troubles of his own, Gen is forced to enroll into junior high school as "Shiomi Iwao", only to discover that one of his new classmates is Tatsuya.
In a country where women rule supreme lives a poor but happy boy named Albert. An excursion to the city turns dangerous when he and his friend are abducted by slave traders, and later purchased by a noblewoman's servant. If this wasn't crazy enough, it turns out Albert looks exactly like the noblewoman who purchased him. But she's no ordinary aristocrat. She's a princess! And he's to act as her double from today on!?
Komachi Mizuno's family runs a shrine and a sword fighting dojo, but she doesn't like fighting and often skips out on practice. On Komachi's 16th birthday, she is mysteriously transported to another world similar to classical Japan.
On his first day of high school, Yuuya Ochi is shocked to discover that the girl sitting in front of him in class is actually a guy named Shigemitsu Izumi. Unable to simply ignore it like the other guys in class, Yuuya can't stop thinking about Izumi and wonders if he's actually a girl, especially after Yuuya sees Izumi waving to a good-looking guy who he suspects is Izumi's boyfriend. Intent to find out more about who Izumi really is, Yuuya follows him after school, only to end up being dropkicked by him over a misunderstanding. Izumi later tells Yuuya that he started cross-dressing to put his twin sister Yurika at ease, who is extremely afraid of guys. However, Izumi confides in Yuuya that he has one other reason why he cross-dresses, something Izumi has never told anyone else.
Portuguese / Português
Em seu primeiro dia de escola, Yuuya Ochi fica chocado ao descobrir que a menina sentada na frente dele na sala de aula é realmente um cara chamado Shigemitsu Izumi. Não é possível simplesmente ignorá-lo como os outros caras na sala de aula, Yuuya não consegue parar de pensar em Izumi e pergunta se ele é realmente uma menina, especialmente depois que Yuuya vê Izumi acenando para um cara de boa aparência, que ele suspeita é namorado de Izumi. Querendo descobrir mais sobre quem Izumi realmente é, Yuuya segue-o, depois da escola, só para acabar sendo nocauteado por ele por causa de um mal-entendido. Izumi depois diz Yuuya que ele começou a se vestir assim por causa da sua irmã gêmea Yurika, que tem medo de homens. No entanto, Izumi confessa à Yuuya que ele tem uma outra razão para isso, algo que Izumi nunca disse a ninguém
After his happy-go-lucky lovestruck parents suddenly decide to go on an amorous traveling adventure, Yuki is shuffled off to live with one of his dad's old friends. He knows very little about his new living circumstances, save that his dad's friend is an author with three children.
Something seems a little off about the girl who's sent to meet him, the fidgety and overly anxious Aya, but he doesn't fully understand what's going on until he arrives at the house. Yuki, who has had very little to do with women thus far in his life, is now set to live in a house with four of them. The head of the house is actually an author of erotic novels, and she habitually forces her three daughters into embarrassing sexual situations. How will Yuki cope with his new life?
This is an autobiography that tells the story of Akiko Hayashi, the author as she was in her third year of high school at the beginning of the story. Through her friend Futami, Akiko starts going to an art class led by Kenzou Hidaka, an intimidating teacher who spends much of his time yelling at his students and keeping them focused on drawing with the use of a bamboo sword. Akiko is initially confused by the behavior of the teacher and her fellow students in the class, but she keeps going regardless, eventually becoming the manga author she is today.
Three months after starting college, Gin Fujigaya is still having trouble meeting new people and fitting in. As an escape, Gin indulges in secretly cross-dressing and posting selfies of himself in drag online, which has garnered him a large following. This leads him to going outside dressed as a girl for the first time, and he soon discovers that the way people interact with him like this is vastly different than what he's used to. Over time, Gin's fondness for cross-dressing and looking cute allows him to meet others who are harboring their own secrets.
Former porn star turned author Kaoru Ooshima details his autobiographical account of his daily life as a pansexual cross-dresser and what led him into working in the adult film industry. Along the way, he meets another porn star similar to him who he calls Michelle and the two start dating.
Shuuichi Hayasaka has been living a normal life until one day his roommate Masamune Yasuda wakes up as a girl. Although Hayasaka feels uncomfortable about now sharing a room with Yasuda as a girl, Yasuda is fine being a girl as long as he can sleep most of the time.
It's basically a fantasy series with magic, instead the only ones who can use magic are traps. The series revolves around three brothers, Rio, Noa and Rei Olmsted living on Olmsted Island who are at the age where they're just about to start using magic.
This surrealist collection of stories follows the lives of several girls and their interactions with dicks that have been chopped off. Once off a guy's body, the dicks act as separate living creatures with a mind of their own.
Kaito Odagiri is a normal fifth grade boy who can hold his own in a fight and loves to show off. This attracts the attention of Makoto Kaibara, a boy at Kaito's school who reveals to him that he can use magic, but he needs Kaito's help to protect the peace of their town. Kaito jumps at the chance of being a magic-wielding superhero, but his excitement turns to horror when he realizes that he'll be protecting the town dressed as a typical magical girl under the name Thrilling Pink. Although initially reluctant, Kaito soon discovers that there’s more to being a magical boy than simply looking cute in a skirt.
These are one-shot manga anthologies featuring Josou Shounen (Cross-dressing Boys). There have been 17 volumes published to date. Each volume carries a subtitle. They are:
1. White Group (Shiro-gumi)
2. Peach Group (Momo-gumi)
3. Princess Group (Hime-gumi)
4. Blue Group (Ao-gumi)
5. Red Group (Aka-gumi)
6. Cherry Blossom Group (Sakura-gumi)
7. Plum Group (Sumomo-gumi)
8. Melon Group (Melon-gumi)
9. Apple Group (Ringo-gumi)
10. Satsuma Group (Mikan-gumi)
11. Grape Group (Budou-gumi)
12. Banana Group (Banana-gumi)
13. Plum Group (Plum-gumi)
14. Watermelon Group (Suika-gumi)
15. Ribbon Group (Ribon-gumi)
16. Princess Strawberry Group (Hime Ichigo-gumi)
17. Princess Apple Group (Hime Ringo-gumi)
Kotarou Hayasaka is a new student at Oomiya High School, a prestigious boys school where the student council president is able to make a single school rule at the beginning of the year. This year, the student council president Izuki Jinguuji decides that all the students have to cross-dress during school activities, much to Kotarou's dismay.
Hime Arikawa is a high school boy with a huge debt, and he is saved by the girls of his school's student council after being chased down by yakuza debt collectors. The student council agrees to pay off his debt if he'll join the student council and spend his high school life cross-dressing.
Note: The series continue after chapter 16 to Himegoto (Febri) and then to Himegoto (Comic Rex)
Portuguese / Português
Hime Arikawa é um estudante do colegial com uma dívida enorme, e ele é salvo pelas meninas do conselho estudantil de sua escola depois de ser perseguido por cobradores da yakuza. As meninas do conselho estudantil se comprometem a pagar a sua dívida se ele, participar do conselho estudantil e passar a sua vida escolar vestido como uma garota.
Russian / Русский
Химэ (принцесса) Арикава - обычный себе такой ояш с кучей долгов и родителями путешественниками. В один прекрасный день по его душу являются якудза, переодевают его в костюм горничной и собираются продать ценителям ГБшного жанра. Но не тут то было, его спасают члены студсовета его же собственной школы и, приняв за симпатичную девушку, не долго думая, тащат к себе в совет. Где в последствии и узнают уууужасную правду, однако, быстро оправившись от шока, предлагают погасить его долг, а в обмен на это он станет... нет, не дворецким, а собачкой школьного совета до самого выпуска, и конечно же, в образе девушки.
After seeing a picture of Naotora Kusunoki as a kid, the crown prince of the Kingdom of Urunei in Southeast Asia fell in love at first sight. The only problem is that Naotora is the son of a bureaucrat in the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Eager to please the prince, Naotora's father forces him to cross-dress and fly to Urunei to get married to the prince as "Nao". Once in Urunei, he unintentionally captures the hearts of the populace who see Nao as the return of Putri Harimau, the Tiger Girl of legend who had a hand in the founding of Urunei with the Dragon Prince long ago. However, there are some in Urunei who are not so happy about Nao's arrival.
Three boys in junior-high who cross-dress because of differing reasons meet each other through a cross-dressing community website, and decide to meet up in real life. "Parou" started cross-dressing because he wanted to attract a heterosexual boy he liked. "Marika" is transgender and identifies as female. Lastly, "Yui" is an antagonistic boy who adopted the persona of his older sister after her death. In contrast to Parou and Marika, Yui is sorely disappointed at the meeting.
Jun Shiraishi has longed for years to be friends with another girl, something she tells a guy who tries to ask her out one day. Spurred on by his feelings for her, he grants her wish by cross-dressing and making friends with her as "Nai".
A one-shot and prequel to Onee-chan ga Mamotte Ageru. In it, Nanami Kousaka goes to an idol audition, and he ultimately makes his debut cross-dressing as Mi-Na, who is seen near the end of Onee-chan ga Mamotte Ageru chapter 1 a little bit older.
1) Shoujo C 「少女C」 by Hideyoshico
(From Must Be Endless) I’m nothing special, but Koizumi-kun is a very special guy whose looks and personality are seriously those of an angel. He’s our idol. This popular pair was introduced in "High School ☆ Lullaby" (Gesu BL).
2) Tamaisan, Koi to Yuujou「玉井さん、恋と友情」 by SHIMURA Takako
Sequel to Okite Saisho ni Suru Koto wa
3) Donyoku no Hana 「貪欲な花」 by NISHIDA Higashi
(From Must Be Endless) Greedy Flower: My precious, beloved children… When two shady salesmen come knocking on her door, what’s reflected in old lady Tanaka-san's eyes is… Thinking her life is almost over, the feelings of another time are resurrected in Tanaka-san's heart.
4) Kami no Doutokuron Teki Shoumei 「神の道徳論的証明」 by FUMI Fumiko
Later included in Josou Danshi to Menhera Oji-san
5) Watashitachi wa Byplayer 「わたしたちはバイプレーヤー」 by Harada
(From Must Be Endless) We’re Supporting Actors: There are love stories that you can’t say how they got so complicated. A three-way struggle with an ultra-popular woman, an ultra-popular man, and a guy with a plain face. The martial arts of love! (also included in Nega)
6) Haihai, Kawaiine 「はいはい、かわいいね」 by KOBATO Mebaru
7) Natura-turaly 「ナチュラチュラリィ」 by ICHIKAWA Kei
(from Must Be Endless) We thought the world would forever continue with just the two of us. Twins Aki and Kana are always together. Then something steps between them…
8) Stockholm 「ストックホルム」 by ITOI Nozo
She's been kidnapped by two strange men, but she knows what they're doing in the next room…
9) Taneda-kun to Tsukiai tai「種田くんと付き合いたい」 by Tamekou
10) Oribonchan to Otokonoko 「おりぼんちゃんと男の子」 by Blue Chome
Not only is high schooler Tasuku Kaname the new kid in town, he's also terrified that he's been outed as gay. Just as he's contemplating doing the unthinkable, Tasuku meets a mysterious woman who leads him to a group of people dealing with problems not so different from his own. In this realistic, heartfelt depiction of LGBT+ characters from different backgrounds finding their place in the world, a search for inner peace proves to be the most universal experience of all.