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Andou Sora felt the limit of his talent, and quit soccer after middle school graduation. However, an encounter with a representative of Japan's national womans team, Wakamiya Shiki, moved something that slept deep inside Sora's heart.
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A youth named Kiriyama Rei, who lost his family as a child, endures loneliness to become a professional shogi player. Then, through a chance meeting, he develops a relationship with the three Kawamoto sisters (Akari, Hinata, Momo), who hail from a working-class district of the city, and little by little his frozen heart begins to thaw.

Note: Nominated for the 2nd Annual Manga Taishou in 2009 and won this award in 2011.
Won the Kodansha Manga Award in the general category (shared with Space Brothers) in 2011 and won the Grand Prize of the 18th Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize in 2014.


The following links are to AnimeNetwork for the anime:
Season 1
Season 2
Live-action movie
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Uesugi Fuutarou is a poor, antisocial ace student who one day meets the rich transfer student Nakano Itsuki. They argue but when Uesugi realizes he is to be her tutor, he tries to get on better terms. While trying to do so he meets four other girls.

Manga's Official Twitter: @5Hanayome
Author's Twitter: @negi_haruba
See AnimeNewsNetwork for the anime.

5Toubun no Hanayome is the official romanization.
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A new relationship begins after a seven year reunion!

After being separated for seven years between Hokkaido and Tokyo, a young man waits at the airport to reunite with his best friend. However, what arrives instead is a message from his best friend saying he will be late, and a mysterious beauty! The ever-spirited mangaka, Hiroki Ohara, makes his debut on Comic Newtype!
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"Now that I'm back, I won't allow my loved ones to die again!"

The Shadow Labyrinth - the deadliest catastrophe humanity has ever known.
Desir Arman, one of the six remaining survivors of mankind, is inside the Labyrinth. The six of them attempt to clear the final level of the Labyrinth but ultimately fail, and the world comes to an end.
However, when Desir thought he would meet his demise, what appears before him is the world... thirteen years ago?!

Desir is returned to the past, back to the time when he enrolled at the nation's finest magic academy, Havrion. He is reunited with his precious friends, and he is determined to change the past to save the world and his loved ones...!

Three years remain before the emergence of the Shadow World!
Change the past and gather powerful comrades to save mankind!

German/Deutsch:
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《Blaze》— That is a weapon made by materialising your own soul with your enhanced will power. I, Tooru Kokonoe, have that ability which is said to be possessed only by one in every one thousand people, so it was decided that I would enroll in Kouryou academy that gives out 《Blaze》, and a school that teaches battle techniques. But for an unknown reason, my 《Blaze》 didn’t have a shape of a weapon but a protector, and it takes the form of a 《Shield》.

This manga is an adaptation of the light novel series by Hiiragi Takumi with illustrations by Asaba Yuu.

See AnimeNewsNetwork for the anime.
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After three unfulfilling years of high school, Imamura Kinichirou was finally graduating. Because of his delinquent-esque looks, he was feared by his classmates, has made no friends, and his greatest regret was not joining the ouendan (cheer club), which was now disbanded. After an accident on the day of his graduation, he and classmate Fujieda Aki are transported three years back in time, freshman again in body but with high-school memories intact. Can Imamura fix the mistakes of his past? Can he re-do his high school years in the way that he's always wanted? Again!! The universe suddenly shouts.
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Ikuru is a boy who doesn't have long to live. Grown up question the purpose of his life and the reason for his death, he's grown up constantly confused and lonely. Now, learning that he hasn't long to live, he requests that a special "girl" called a AGH-RMS be given to him. These people are genetically made so that they help heal and ease the mental burdens of someone who hasn't long to live. This manga is cute, sad and ultimately a story about life , death and humanity.

Notes:
Scanlators used korean raws for the translations up to chapter 17.
Scanaltors used tankōbon for translations. There are two Aizōban that contains extra material.
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Tatsumi is a fighter who, accompanied by his two childhood friends, sets off to the Capital in search of a way to make money to assist his poverty-stricken village. After being separated from his friends, Tatsumi not only fails to enlist in the army, but is swindled out of all his money. He is then taken in by a noble family who offer him help; after finding himself in a messy situation Tatsumi is rescued by a group of assassins known as Night Raid, and is invited to join their ranks. Composed of the swordswoman Akame, a young woman armed with a huge pair of scissors named Sheele, the string manipulator Lubbock, the armored warrior Bulat, the sniper Mine, the beast fighter Leone and their leader Najenda, Night Raid is also part of the revolutionary forces assembled to overthrow Prime Minister Honest, who manipulates the young emperor for his and his men's personal gain, leading the rest of the nation to poverty and strife.

See AnimeNewsNetwork for the anime.
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Since the alien Gitai invaded the Earth, the humankind has been retreating. Now that Japan is almost surrounded by the Gitai, Keiji Kiriya is just one of many new recruits forced into a suit of battle armor and sent out to kill aliens. On a joint mission with the US special force led by Rita, known as the Bitch of the War, Keiji dies on the battlefield, only to find himself reborn.
After 4 times of "death," Kiriya realizes that he has to win the battle to get out of the loop...

Notes:
  • The 2014 movie 'Edge of Tomorrow' starring Tom Cruise is an adaptation of the original novel.
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    "In an accident at the meat factory, the heiress was heavily injured. Guiltily, I agreed to her request, but this very same request have let me enter into a wonderful life..."

    Italian: "In un incidente in macelleria, l'ereditiera resta gravemente ferita. Sentendomi colpevo, ho acconsentito alla sua richiesta, cosa che però mi ha fatto entrare in una vita meravigliosa..."
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    The "youth pure love" story begins when three students in their third and final year of high school meet during a time when they are worried about paths for their futures. Waiting for them are sweet, painful, and heartrending days.

    Officially published:
  • In english by VIZ Media and on MANGA plus
  • In french by Kurokawa
  • In german by Carlsen
  • In italian by Panini Comics
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    Meet Tsubaki Kuchinashi, the Manhater Prince. Beautiful and popular, Tsubaki's core strength in high school comes from her position as the principal's granddaughter - suffice it to say, but any student or teacher who even looks at her the wrong way could be expelled at a moment's notice.

    Meet Tadashi Kiritsu, the head of the Public Morals Committee. As sharp and rigid as his glasses, Tadashi despises Kuchinashi's iron grip on the school. Naturally, a challenge to her rule bothers Kuchinashi, so she decides to get rid of him as soon as possible. Her plan? Get him in a honey trap. However, that's easier said than done, as she starts finding hidden aspects of herself that she didn't want to acknowledge, either to herself or to Tadashi.

    Will she prevail before her conscience eats her up from her own salacious taunts? Will Tadashi play into her hands? What manner of a person will he prove himself to be when facing her taunts?
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    English:
    A weird class kicks off in the super smart prep school! The most bizarre and powerful teacher in the Jump history comes here! The most exciting class in the world starts here now!!

    Portuguese (BR) / Português (BR):


    Links:
  • Special on ANN
  • Anime Season 1 on ANN
  • Anime Season 2 on ANN
  • Movie on ANN
  • Live Action Movie 1 on ANN
  • Live Action Movie 2 on ANN
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    Arihisa Aokura needs money. He needs money in order to support his family of orphans and earn a living for himself. Looking online for potential employers, he found a posting for a part-time job in an "evil organization." Seeing that the pay and benefits were fairly substantial, he took the chance and the interview. He was somehow hired and now has to work as a henchman inside the evil organization "Antares". Will he be able to survive the onslaught of missions against heroes while providing for his orphan brothers and sisters?
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    An ordinary middle school student, Fujita Tatara couldn't find any objective in life and spent his days idly.
    One day, a group of delinquents picks a fight with him and he is saved by a mysterious man.
    After that, the man surprisingly takes him to a ballroom dancing class. While being inspired by a girl dancer who goes to that school, Hanaoka Shizuku, and her partner, a genius dancer, Hyoudou Kiyoharu, Tatara starts dedicating his youth to dancesport.

    Note: 6th and 8th Manga Taisho Award nominee.

    Link:
    AnimeNewsNetwork
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    In a world populated by anthropomorphic animals, herbivores and carnivores coexist with each other. For the adolescents of the Cherryton School, school life is filled with hope, romance, distrust, and uneasiness. The main character is Legosi the wolf, a member of the drama club. Despite his menacing appearance, he has a very gentle heart. Throughout most of his life, he has always been an object of fear and hatred by other animals, and he's been quite accustomed to that lifestyle. But soon, he finds himself becoming more involved with his fellow classmates who have their own share of insecurities and finds his life in school changing slowly.

  • Winner of the 2018 Manga Taisho Award.

    Italian / Italiano


    French / Français
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    Guts, known as the Black Swordsman, seeks sanctuary from the demonic forces attracted to him and his woman because of a demonic mark on their necks, and also vengeance against the man who branded him as an unholy sacrifice. Aided only by his titanic strength gained from a harsh childhood lived with mercenaries, a gigantic sword, and an iron prosthetic left hand, Guts must struggle against his bleak destiny, all the while fighting with a rage that might strip him of his humanity.

  • Won the Award for Excellence at the sixth installment of Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize in 2002.

  • Links to AnimeNewsNetwork:
    Movies:
  • The Golden Age Arc I
  • The Golden Age Arc II
  • The Golden Age Arc III
    Anime (2015):
  • Season 1
  • Season 2
  • Season 3
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    Takato Kei is just an ordinary college student, training for an ordinary life, when he falls into a strange and appealing part-time job. He’s been hired to tutor a teenage girl at home for 10,000 yen an hour! The girl in question, Fujioka Yukari, is not a high school student, but a highly successful day trader who has already amassed 170 billion yen! Despite her money and her beautiful apartment, Kei can’t help feeling like there’s a certain loneliness about the cute teenage girl. She even seems embarrassed of her career, as if her obsession with the stock market and the vast amount of time she spends moving stocks makes her an otaku. Kei may be just the person she needs to help her break out of her isolated lifestyle and acquire the one thing money can’t buy– happiness.
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    Opening holes in the palms of both hands, the “Bio Bug” disease enables people to absorb and then fuse with things they like. In a world made up of precarious balances, what will become of love, of youth? Here the curtain rises on a really incredible pair, delineated in a brand new youth-ensemble cast.
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    Eishi Karasuma is a loner with a monotone life with his only friend is Mikisada Komoda. While skipping class they met Tsubame, a very energetic girl and Rei Sagisawa, a boy that attend the same middle school. On their way back, Eishi and Mikisada take a bus which plummets from cliff. In order so survive they have to make a contract with the mysterious Birdman... what does their future entail?

    Officially published:
  • In french by Vega
  • In indonesian by Elex Media Komputindo
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    Ichigo Kurosaki has always been able to see ghosts, but this ability doesn't change his life nearly as much as his close encounter with Rukia Kuchiki, a Soul Reaper and member of the mysterious Soul Society. While fighting a Hollow, an evil spirit that preys on humans who display psychic energy, Rukia attempts to lend Ichigo some of her powers so that he can save his family, but much to her surprise, Ichigo absorbs every last drop of her energy.
    Now a full-fledged Soul Reaper himself, Ichigo quickly learns that the world he inhabits is one full of dangerous spirits, and along with Rukia, who is slowly regaining her powers, it's Ichigo's job to both protect the innocent from Hollows and to help the spirits themselves find peace.

    Won the 50th Shogakukan Manga Award in the Shounen category.

    The following link takes you to ANN for the various anime, movies, OAVs, etc.:
    AnimeNewsNetwork

    Official English 2:
    https://mangaplus.shueisha.co.jp/titles/100004
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    In his second to last year of high school, the dispassionate but studious, Yatora Yaguchi finally finds a calling in art. With no prior art experience, he decides to work towards applying to an art university. A decision with potentially disastrous results.

    Links:
  • Artist’s Twitter
  • Artist’s Pixiv

    Winner of the 13th Manga Taisho Award in 2020.
    Winner of the 44th Kodansha Manga Awards for best general manga in 2020.
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    As a guy with no real friends, Nishina has spent months just watching Ichimiya Misumi who sits next to him in class. At first glance, Ichimiya looks like a lonely girl without any special appeal, but only Nishina knows how provocative she can really be. Upon realizing that Nishina is watching her, Ichimiya begins to interact with him in her own unique way. But unbeknownst to Nishina, Ichimiya also seems to be harboring a secret...

    French/Français:

    Links:
  • Amazume Ryuta's Twitter
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    Mizuki gets confessed to by a boy in front of a special mirror. Legend has it, that if you confess to someone you like in front of that mirror your wish comes true.

    There is a slight problem in this equation: Mizuki is just a very feminine looking boy.

    Also, it seems that he caught the attention of the Norse Trickster God, Loki, while glancing into the mirror. Loki decides out of boredom to mess with Mizuki and turns him into a real girl.

    French/Français
    Suzushiro Mizuki est un lycéen en 1e année victime de quelques difficultés dans sa vie : en effet, les gens le confondent constamment avec une fille ! Les garçons qui l’entoure finisse toujours par lui déclarer leur flamme. Même la fille qu’il aime le voit plus comme une amie que comme un potentiel petit ami. Et pour couronner le tout, Loki, déesse des farces fatiguée d’embêter les dieux, décide de se tourner vers le monde des humains, faisant de Suzushiro sa cible. Résultat : Mizuki se réveille dans un corps amputé de la seule réelle preuve de sa masculinité. Comment va-t-il réussir à gérer tout ça ?

    Links:
  • Author's Twitter
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    One day, a four-year-old boy came to a sudden realization: the world is not fair. Eighty percent of the world's population wield special abilities, known as "quirks," which have given many the power to make their childhood dreams of becoming a superhero a reality. Unfortunately, Izuku Midoriya was one of the few born without a quirk, suffering from discrimination because of it. Yet, he refuses to give up on his dream of becoming a hero; determined to do the impossible, Izuku sets his sights on the elite hero training academy, UA High.

    However, everything changes after a chance meeting with the number one hero and Izuku's idol, All Might. Discovering that his dream is not a dead end, the powerless boy undergoes special training, working harder than ever before. Eventually, this leads to him inheriting All Might's power, and with his newfound abilities, gets into his school of choice, beginning his grueling journey to become the successor of the best hero on the planet.

    Links:
  • Author's Twitter
  • Anime Season 1 on ANN
  • Special on ANN (sequel)
  • Anime Season 2 on ANN
  • Anime Season 3 on ANN
  • Movie 1 on ANN
  • OVA on ANN
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    The many different stories between two lovers—a normal young man and a outgoing, passionate friend-come-lover.


    Portuguese / Português


    Links:
  • Author's Twitter
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    Mizuhara Ritsu loves both the 2D beauties of eroge and elementary school students. Also, his friend Bungo is jealous of how he seems to be surrounded by cute girls--there's his little sister Miri, his tsundere childhood friend Akari, and kuudere Hatori.

    One day, Bungo tells Ritsu about an anonymous blogger who writes about the future, and whose vague online self-description seems to match Ritsu. While initially assuming it to be a prank, Ritsu ends up letting his actions be guided by the blog's horoscope-like hints for the upcoming day...

    Chapters 1-8 are the Akari arc. Chapter 9 is where the time loops to the beginning. (Hatori arc starts at Chapter 9). Chapter 13 is the Miri arc and consequently the next story reset.
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    Kazunari Usa's dream to live away from his parents is fulfilled when they allow him to move into an old boarding house called Kawai Complex. With his landlady providing him meals and his parents covering his rent, Kazunari finally achieves the peaceful life he longs for, as he is ready to enter his first year at high school. Or so it seems...

    Upon moving into the boarding house, Kazunari finds out that he has to share a room with resident masochist Shirosaki. He must also live under the same roof as Mayumi Nishikino, a drunkard with a hopeless love life, and Sayaka Watanabe, a seemingly innocent college student. Although he is surrounded by these unique characters, Kazunari still counts himself lucky to be living in the same building as Ritsu Kawai, a second-year student he has a crush on.

    As Kazunari settles into the boarding house, he soon realizes that the inhabitants of Kawai Complex are bound to add a twist to the life he has been hoping to live.
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    Yuiga Nariyuki wasn't always a top-notch student; he had to study intensively to get where he is. Even so, he is constantly outperformed by literary genius Furuhashi and science whiz Ogata. When he's supposed to be preparing for college entrance exams, Yuiga is ordered by the headmaster to tutor both these girls—in the subjects with which they struggle the most! How will he manage to get results out of these geniuses?


    Italian / Italiano


    Links:
  • Anime on ANN
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    After losing his leg as a startup adventurer, he retired to his hometown in the countryside. Doing things such as collecting medicinal herbs, exterminating magic beasts and wild beasts, and helping with the villagers’ farm work, it’s hard to decide whether to call our protagonist an adventurer or a handyman. And while doing these things his age quickly approached thirty.

    One day while searching the mountains for herbs, he discovered an abandoned child. Thinking that he couldn’t just leave it, he took it home and raised it until his age approached forty. His now grown-up daughter had also wanted to become an adventurer, likely from growing up watching her father. Although her father had taught her the sword since she was young for self-defense, her talent at it was quite impressive. Thinking that it would be better for her not to be stuck out in the country for the rest of her life, our protagonist sent her to the adventurers’ guild in the Capital. His daughter officially became an adventurer.

    After another five years, the protagonist, now in his forties, is still acting as a pseudo-adventurer in the countryside. However his daughter is now a distinguished S Class adventurer but hasn’t returned home once yet… “Just when will I get to see Daddy again…!?”


    Links:
  • Original Web Novel (Raw)
  • Seiga (Alternate Manga Raw)
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    The manga centers on Jouichirou Shishido, a 19-year-old man whose frank honesty has cost him 26 part time jobs. One night, he runs into a group of muscular bodyguards who protect the streets at night, members of a private security firm known as "Tokyo Fist," which ends up changing his life.
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    Rygart Arrow is the only one in his world who lacks the inherent ability to power up quartz, the energy source that makes all of the machines run. Nevertheless, he’s pretty well connected. The King and Queen of his country of Krisna happen to be old college friends. But so is Zess, the guy who is leading the army of a neighboring kingdom in an attack on Krisna.

    How did it comes to this? There’s little time to ponder the implications as an army in giant, mechanized battle suits attacks. Arrow just feels like he’s in the way – until he comes across a powerful, ancient mech that no one has yet to be able to figure out how to run. But his natural affinity for the suit’s operating mechanism may just turn Arrow into the most important player of all.
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    Sakamoto Ryouta is an unemployed 22-year-old who lives with his mother. In the real world, there may be nothing really special about him, but online, he's one of the world's top players of the combat game "BTOOOM"!

    One day, he awakes in what appears to be a tropical island, though he has no memory of how or why he has come to be there. While wandering around, Ryouta sees someone and calls out for help. The stranger responds by throwing a bomb at him! Now Ryouta realizes both that his life is in danger, and that he has somehow been trapped in a real-life version of his favorite game! Will Ryouta be able to survive long enough to figure out how and why he ended up here?

    Russian / Русский
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    Take Isamu is the best at everything he does at school, from looks and smarts, to his luck with girls and his abilities as an athlete. He considers himself to be in the top percent of his age group and is incredibly bored with interacting with the so called "normal people". That is until a new student, Kaname Moka, transfers into his school and, as she is quite pretty, Isamu asks her out. Moka mishears what he says and thinks he wants to challenge her to a fight, as she grew up on boxing. Determined to win her heart, Isamu decides to become a great boxer, with the help of new friends and allies he and Moka meet along the way.
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    Yanahara Taichi joined the Acting Club for the first time, but the only problem is that he gets too embarrassed to do anything! As the 3 girls in the Acting Club help him with his troubles, Yanahara eventually gains the courage to do something outrageous, but it only stirs up trouble!
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    English:
    A beautiful woman and a virgin boy, interweaving together during their campus days...

    Spanish / Español:
    Una mujer hermosa y un joven virgen entrelazandose juntos en sus días de universidad...
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    New dawn of historical gunfights! Meiji Era like no one ever saw is here!
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    The day after he finds himself dumped by his girlfriend, Sorayama Shun recieves a letter... from himself? The letter was from Shun 25 years ago for his future self. The letter reminds him of the time when he dreamed of owning a Countach and being a successful professional racer. With loads of luck and his ambition to make his childhood dream come true, he finds himself as a new owner of an LP400 Countach.
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    The people of Earth live in a society where vampires aren’t just real but dangerous. Although humanity has been able to keep them under control and even take the night away as the vampire’s natural habitat, some of them have adapted. Hesperides, a relatively new breed of vampires, have adapted over hundreds of years in order to be able to go outside during dusk when the sunlight is at its weakest and feast on humans.

    Aburaya Shiro, a high school kid, lives in a town where there has not been a vampire attack in years, but adults keep warning them of going outside at dusk. Shiro and his classmates take this warning lightly and head out at dusk only to find out one of their classmates who they thought they knew well turns out to be a Hesperides. With all his classmates violently murdered, the only way Shiro was able to survive was with the help of a different classmate, Ichijoji Eruka, who doesn’t seem to be human herself.

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