The start of a camera records a middle-aged man and a young school girl sitting next to each other on a bed. The man puts his arm around her and whispers in her ear. What kind of scene will be recorded for us...
The elite Cosmo Academy attracts applicants from every stellar nation in the galaxy. One young hopeful is Tadatos Lane, an orphan esper from Terra. The final stage of the academy's entrance exam is a perilous mission simulation aboard an actual derelict starship. The applicants depart for the ships in groups of ten, but when Tada's crew arrives on the Esperanza, they are horrified to discover that they now number eleven. As the test progresses, things go awry and the atmosphere grows increasingly tense. The crew members begin to suspect sabotage, and Tada appears to be the likely culprit.
The original printing of this manga were volumes 13 and 14 of the Hagio Moto Works Collection.
The second year of junior high, when most students are in the throes of puberty and feeling the pangs of first love. It’s no different for Kanata Tanaka and Kazuki Yoshikawa, a girl and a boy who have been friends since elementary school. But even though Kanata and Kazuki are at the same point in life as their classmates, an air of adulthood sets the two apart. Kanata is taller and more attractive than the other girls, but the boys stay away because she seems too mature for them. Kazuki too stands out from the other boys, but the girls are wary of him because he seems like a player. And so, Kanata and Kazuki are thrown together in a charming, bittersweet tale of two seemingly mature students falling in love like the teenagers they are.
Spanish / Español
El segundo año de secundaria, cuando la mayoría de los estudiantes están en la agonía de la pubertad y sienten los dolores del primer amor. No es diferente para Kanata Tanaka y Kazuki Yoshikawa, una chica y un chico que han sido amigos desde la escuela primaria. Pero aunque Kanata y Kazuki están en el mismo punto de la vida que sus compañeros de clase, un aire de adultez los diferencia. Kanata es más alta y más atractiva que las otras chicas, pero los chicos se mantienen alejados porque ella parece demasiado madura para ellos. Kazuki también destaca entre los demás chicos, pero las chicas desconfían de él porque parece un mujeriego. Y así, Kanata y Kazuki se unen en una encantadora y agridulce historia de dos estudiantes aparentemente maduros que se enamoran como los adolescentes que son.
Humanity, having faced extinction at the end of the 20th century, would not have entered the new millennium if it weren't for them. In 1969, during their youth, they created a symbol. In 1997, as the coming disaster slowly starts to unfold, that symbol returns. This is the story of a group of boys who try to save the world.
Won the Kodansha Manga Award in the category "Best General Manga" in 2001.
Won the Seiun Award for Best Comic in 2008.
Growing older is pretty rough and Kenji is finding out just how hard it can be as life starts wearing down on him. On top of trying to make ends meet running a convenience store he has to care for the niece that his missing sister left in his care. Memories of youth make it easier, until those memories come back to haunt him.
Picking up directly after the events of 20th Century Boys, it seems like the world is finally out of danger, but the mystery of "Friend" still exists. As the world is threatened again, Kenji must search his memories for any clue about "Friend."
Higurashi Tsugumi lost his parents and maid in a fire when he was still young. He's now 15 and a promising new writer, however, he's been stuck in a slump for the past year. He decides to go back to his old family home in order to gain inspiration by reminiscing on his happy past. Unbeknownst to him, he would be greeted with an unexpected surprise from his childhood...
Portuguese / Português:
Higurashi Tsugumi perdeu seus pais e sua empregada em um incêndio ainda jovem. Agora ele tem 15 anos e é um escritor novato promissor. Entretanto, ele tem estado preso em uma crise artística desde o ano passado. Ele decide voltar para a antiga casa de sua família buscando inspiração em seu passado feliz. Mal ele sabia que seria recebido por uma inesperada surpresa de sua infância...
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.
A tale of two people, Tono Takaki and Shinohara Akari, who were close friends but gradually grow farther and farther apart as time moves on. They become separated because of their families yet continue to exchange contact in the form of letters. Yet as time continues to trudge on, their contact with one another begins to cease. Years pass and the rift between them grows ever larger. However, Takaki remembers the times they have shared together, but as life continues to unfold for him, he wonders if he would be given the chance to meet Akari again as the tale embarks on Takaki's realization of the world and people around him.
Act-Age centers on Yonagi Kei, a young woman whose acting is so intense she often loses track of reality, to the point of scaring recruiters. But Kuroyama Sumiji, a genius film director, wants to recruit her and cultivate her talent.
Uma agência de atores realiza um evento em busca de novos talentos, onde Kei Yonagi, uma jovem sem experiência na mídia, decide tentar sua sorte. Ao não convencer o júri de seu trabalho, ela decide que a melhor coisa para ela e sua família é encontrar um emprego estável e abandonar o seu sonho. Mas, o que ela não sabe, é que um diretor conseguiu ver o incrível potencial que ela tem para a atuação...
Кэй Ёнаги, 16-летняя девушка, сирота, живущая вместе со своими младшими братом и сестрой. Она очень сильно мечтает стать актрисой и даже обладает невероятным талантом к этому, но талант этот слишком сильно ломает её как личность. Она встречает Сумидзи Курояму, маститого режиссёра, страстно желающего создать свой фильм, который останется в истории навечно и завоюет сердца всех зрителей мира. Что же сможет создать дуэт гениального режиссёра, которого волнует лишь его фильм, и актрисы, талант которой может уничтожить её личность?
Note: Because a takedown notice was sent to MangaDex from the owners of this series, Act-Age is currently unavailable to be viewed.
Satou Yukinari is an ordinary high school boy. However, while playing a game of pocket pool one day, he suddenly felt as if he was passing a kidney stone. But this kidney stone was shiny and pink?
A trip to the hospital shows that Yukinari has a medical malady called Adamasu Syndrome - in short, whenever he jets his juice, a little diamond pops out of his saltshaker. Of course, it's painful as hell, to the point where even the act of popping the champagne bottle will shave off his lifespan. And of course, once his secret comes out, dozens of women flock to seduce him, their best friend now stuck inside his best friend. Can Yukinari survive when the world wants to sell his seed?
The only common feature running through these stories is a grown-up protagonist somehow coming face-to-face with his childhood past, in a testament to the loss of youth, the disillusionment of growing old, and nostalgia for better times.
In the Adachi pantheon, this is a rare diametric view of his eternal theme of "youth," in this case youth as seen through the lens of the past. It's a powerful statement from Adachi that might even be an acknowledgment of his steadily-creeping age.
What is impressive about these stories is not the plots or characters themselves, but the absolutely perfect way he tells them, another facet of experience that comes with age. Most of the stories may require multiple readings to fully appreciate the airtightness of the plot and visual motifs."
It is said that he who wears the No. 1 headband shall rule the world. It is also said that only he who wears the No. 2 headband may challenge the No. 1.
Years ago, a swordsman who wore the No.1 was brutally slain by a power hungry gunman named Justice. The swordsman's son witnessed the murder, and has grown up to become the cold-hearted warrior Afro Samurai. Afro has honed his skills with a single purpose in mind.
With the No. 2 band around his forehead, Afro sets out to give Justice his due. But with scores of assassins and two-bit warriors eager to kill the No. 2 and take his place as top contender, will he survive long enough to avenge his father's death?
Takeru and Seiichirou are childhood friends. They grew apart over the years but have recently been meeting each other again. Takeru enjoys hanging out with Seiichirou just like when they were kids, but he learns that the same person has become infamous for being a huge playboy. He's perplexed, but more so when Seiichirou kissed and confessed to him while drunk.
Kasuga Takao is a boy who loves reading books, particularly Baudelaire's Les Fleurs du Mal. A girl at his school, Saeki Nanako, is his muse and his Venus, and he admires her from a distance. One day, he forgets his copy of Les Fleurs du Mal in the classroom and runs back alone to pick it up. In the classroom, he finds not only his book but Saeki's gym uniform. On a mad impulse, he steals it.
Now everyone knows "some pervert" stole Saeki's uniform, and Kasuga is dying with shame and guilt. Furthermore, the weird, creepy, and friendless girl of the class, Nakamura, saw him take the uniform. Instead of revealing it was him, she recognizes his kindred deviant spirit and uses her knowledge to take control of his life. Will it be possible for Kasuga to get closer to Saeki, despite Nakamura's meddling and his dark secret? What exactly does Nakamura intend to do with him?
Такао Касуга це простий школяр, який любить читати книжки, в особливості збірку поезій Бодлера "Квіти Зла". Він трохи зневажає своїх однокласників за те, що вони не читають книжки, а також таємно закоханий в прекрасну і милу відмінницю Нанако Саекі. Але з ними в класі вчиться повна протилежність до неї, Сава Накамура, груба і замкнена дівчина, яка зневажає і ненавидить усіх навколо неї.
Одного дня у житті Такао відбувається епізод, який назавжди змінює його життя. Побачивши у Такао споріднену душу, Накамура намагається розкрити справжнє єство Такао, хоче він того, чи ні.
The girls have finally graduated 6th grade and are now in junior high… but are they really prepared for the challenges that await them? There's a new girl in town and she seems to be hosting an entirely different kind of alien… is she a new ally, or will she be the earth's latest threat?
I'm "Amachin" or Amasawa Kokoro. High school first year. I unbearably like my childhood friend Kamishimo Tatsumi-kun so much to the point it can't be helped. I want to always be looked at so, there's no way I'm not trying to be cute! I'm a boy though. Portuguese / Português
Tatsumi entra no ensino médio com seu amigo de infância Amasawa Kokoro, apelido de Ama-chin, que é um rapaz extremamente feminino, com aparência de uma garotta, Ama-chin gosta de mexer com as expectativas das pessoas sobre seu Sexo...
Ever since he was a child, Maeda Taiki looked plain and shabby, and has never been popular. For these reasons, he wanted to at least have a good sense of fashion as an adult. Before he knew it, he'd become a shop attendant at a fashion mall. He has now found someone that he likes…. an employee at the fashion mall’s main department, Yagii Haruhisa. Not only is Yagii kind and handsome, he's also friendly with everyone he meets. Maeda can't help but admire him. However, at the same time he is aware that he doesn't stand a chance of loving someone like Yagii… That is, until an awkward question from Maeda causes Yagii to steal his first kiss?!
Desde que ele era criança, Maeda Taiki parecia simples e esfarrapado, e nunca foi popular. Por esses motivos, ele queria ao menos ter um bom senso de moda como adulto. Então antes que percebesse, ele se tornou um atendente numa loja em um shopping. Agora ele encontrou alguém de quem gosta... Um empregado do departamento principal do shopping, Yagii Haruhisa. Não apenas gentil e bonito, Yagii é amigável com todos que encontra. Ele é alguém que Maeda não pode fazer nada além de admirar. Contudo, Maeda está ciente de que não tem chance de se envolver com alguém como Yagii… Isto é, até uma estranha pergunta de Maeda fazer Yagii roubar seu primeiro beijo?!
A story about a very attractive gorilla who can make everyone fall for him because of his very kind attitude and unscientific actions.
Note: It started as a self-published work on Rookie Shounen Jump. It won the bronze Rookie Award for December 2019 and the first chapter was published as a one-shot on Shounen Jump Plus on January 2020. Links:
Since the death of her brother, seventeen year-old Shino Kishibe has been living with her sister-in-law Nozomi. Nozomi wants to be a person Shino can lean on, while Shino is determined not to be a burden. Together the orphaned high-schooler and young widow try to support one another while carrying on with their everyday lives.
Russian / Русский
"Мои родители умерли давным-давно: погибли в автокатастрофе. После этого мы с братом жили вдвоем, до тех пор пока он..."
Après la mort de son frère, Shino Kishibe doit vivre avec sa belle-soeur, Nozomi. Ensemble, elles apprendront à communiquer, à se faire confiance mutuellement et surtout à faire le deuil.
German / Deutsch
Seit dem Tod ihres Bruders, lebt die 17-jährige Shino Kishibe mit der Witwe Ehefrau ihres Bruders, Nozomi. Nozomi möchte ein Person sein, an die sich Shino anlehnen kann, während Shino entschlossen dazu ist, ihr keine Bürde zu sein. Zusammen versuchen die verwaiste Oberschülerin und die junge Witwe sich gegenseitig zu unterstützen, während ihre Leben normal weitergehen.
Shino Kishibe, seorang gadis yatim piatu tinggal bersama Kakak iparnya, Nozomi, semenjak Kakak kandungnya meninggal. Shino dan Nozomi menjalani hari-harinya dengan saling menguatkan satu sama lain.
Funatsugi Makie is in love with a girl who just so happens to have a voracious appetite. Little does he know, despite acting as normal as any middle-high-school-aged girl, she's actually an eldritch horror in disguise. Psychological horror and romantic comedy shenanigans ensue.
Fumi and Akira were best friends when they were little, with Akira always looking after the crybaby Fumi, but that all ended when Fumi's family moved away. Several years later, Fumi's family returned, and she and Akira happened to bump into each other on their way to school. They became friends again, quickly slipping back into old patterns. Shortly after, Fumi began dating a cool, attractive upperclassman who, coincidentally enough, had ties to Akira's current school, the prestigious Fujigaya Girls' Academy.
A young man with a heart of steel lives with a ghost after he moved to an apartment, a "special property," following the recommendation of his uncle.
As an alternative of the raw link, you can find high quality raws of "Chapter 1 Remake" and "Chapter 9" here: Author's Twitter Author's pixiv
Note that these 2 also count as the "remake" version, as well as the new chapters will do.
What can you do when you're mistakenly accused for murder? Nothing. You just go to prison. Lucky you; your inmates are some of the biggest cutthroats in the prison. Seriously, you are lucky. Especially when zombies attack.
Tsukinaga meets a new student attempting to reach her shoe locker; demonstrating her athletic ability she grabs the slippers with her feet! That's not all as Komurai Komura introduces herself to the class by writing her name with her foot! An acrobatic barefoot love comedy has just begun!
Joe Yabuki is a young man living in the slums of Tokyo. But, one day he meets Danpei Tange, a former boxer, who discovers his potential in boxing and tries to make him into a champion. Due to petty crimes, Joe is sent to a juvenile prison. There Joe mets Toru Rikiishi, a promising boxer, who knocked him out with one blow when he attempted to escape prison. Slowly but surely, Joe realizes his own potential. Joe begins his boxing life, step by step, with only one goal in mind... To Defeat Toru Rikiishi !!
It's not manga, it's Azumanga! − smart, fun, and totally addictive. Created by the iconoclastic Kiyohiko Azuma, Azumanga Daioh is strongly character driven, taking the reader through the daily tribulations of Miss Kurosawa, Miss Yukari, the wild Tomo, hair-triggered Yomi, ditzy Osaka, brash Kagura, cute Chiyo-chan, and athletic (but girly) Sakaki. Links:
A group of 3 yakuza failed their boss for the last time. After messing up an important job, the boss gives them 2 choices: Honorably committing suicide, or go to Thailand to get a sex reassignment surgery in order to become "female" idols. After a gruesome year long training to become idols, they successfully debut, with overwhelming popularity, much to their dismay. This is where their tragedy truly begins.
Koyomi Araragi, a third-year high school student, manages to survive a vampire attack with the help of Meme Oshino, a strange man residing in an abandoned building. Though being saved from vampirism and now a human again, several side effects such as superhuman healing abilities and enhanced vision still remain. Regardless, Araragi tries to live the life of a normal student, with the help of his friend and the class president, Tsubasa Hanekawa. When fellow classmate Hitagi Senjougahara falls down the stairs and is caught by Araragi, the boy realizes that the girl is unnaturally weightless. Despite Senjougahara's protests, Araragi insists he help her, deciding to enlist the aid of Oshino, the very man who had once helped him with his own predicament. Through several tales involving demons and gods, Bakemonogatari follows Araragi as he attempts to help those who suffer from supernatural maladies. Russian / Русский:
Арараги Коёми — с виду самый обычный школьник — однажды поднимался по лестнице. Неожиданно на него сверху падает его одноклассница, Хитаги Сэндзёгахара — молчаливая и нелюдимая. Уже было подставив руки, паренек приготовился упасть вместе с девушкой, но та оказалась не тяжелее школьного учебника… Через какое-то время Коёми понял: несмотря на образ, который сложился за долгое время, Сэндзёгахара молчит совсем не из-за скромности! Больно крутой и дерзкий характер у нее оказался. А ещё она легко и быстро достает буквально из воздуха острые предметы — школьные канцтовары. Но и сам Арараги оказался не слишком прост. Он рассказал, что сам до недавнего времени был вампиром, и выручил его один знакомый — Мэмэ Ошино. Не поймешь, святой или просто старый хиппи… Он объяснил: над Хитаги кто-то подшутил. И этот кто-то — бог. Ну, а что делать обычному герою? Помогать девушкам в беде, конечно же! А их таких о-очень много…
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.