Sugiri Yukio is a mangaka. To be precise, he hasn't won a prize, his work hasn't been published, nor has he had any experience being an assistant. He's a complete newbie. Thus, at the moment, he just spends his days as a househusband! A two-part oneshot of his daily life and interactions.
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...
Petey is a bounty hunter in a time and place full of bounty hunters. The criminals are outnumbered by the bounty hunters and whenever a wanted poster is posted, it doesn't stay up for long. Except for one... there's one wanted posted with a negative bounty and no one wants to catch this criminal. But Petey is curious and she seeks the help of a mystery solver...
From the mangaka who wrote "The Story of an Onee-San Who Wants to Keep a High School Boy".
A Private Girls' High is a special school nurturing young maidens to be graceful, delicate intellectuals.
Except that class 1-A, infamously known as the "Class of Monsters," is full of bullies, blackmailers, scheming sadists, and other trouble makers.
Within a week, every teacher who has taught this class has either quit, resigned, or even been imprisoned.
However, the plain-looking Jimi Tarou shall carve out his name to become a legendary teacher. Links:
Twins Kaori and Miori (Minori) get their futures predicted by the fortuneteller Justice who has a 100% success rate. In the near future, one of them will die, but which one of the twins' future has Justice revealed?
Mysterious monsters attack the people of Japan, but heroes are there to protect them with powers that run on a rate of yen per second. For Hiasa Sen however, there are much more important things to worry about, like catching sales on groceries, his many part time jobs and most importantly, taking care of his little sister. When danger approaches however, he has a secret power of his own, but it may be more trouble than it's worth.
A collection of 12 short stories (& one extra) by Yoshida Satoru. The first features a woman who quit her job one summer, and is trying to find a happier life. The next few feature an unconventional method of getting rid of a ghost, and some annoying peeping neighbors who underestimate the cleverness of their large-chested target. [tethysdust]
In this story, we’re treated to a twisted, gothic-horror remix of the classic Cinderella story as re-imagined by a shounen author for a shoujo audience, where we find, in the end, that nothing comes free, and if it sounds too good to be true, well, there’s usually a catch. (You’ve never seen Cinderella like this!)
Mondo Fujieda is in love with a girl named Izayo Gorugo. However, there's a problem: her family are all assassins and he ends up humiliating her and upon this humiliation, she vows to kill him. Luckily for him she moves away. Years later, she comes back to seek vengeance, but what is a guy to do against a skilled assassin?
"I have no interest in real women! My wife, Lilliel, is a 2D girl!" But something unexpected appears in front of Okumura, the president of the Manga Research Club... A real Lilliel? An exciting cosplay love comedy begins!!
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"Eu não estou interessado em uma mulher real! Minha waifu Liliel está no mundo 2D!" Okumura, presidente do clube de mangá, um dia na sua frente apareceu... uma Liliel real?
Uma super comédia empolgante começa!
About a robot, Jack, who appears frequently in Shimizu's SF stories. He's a robot with very human-like psyche and he once believed that he was human and he can even consume food, unlike many of the other robots of those times. However, a cruel incident opened his eyes to the truth and he decided to perform bounty-hunting duties on a strange planet. That's where he meets Ruby, who turns into an innocent-looking youngster and a beautiful and seducing woman at night... she's a Photuris - a human tribe that preys on other humans in order to survive...
Tamako doesn't have any confidence, sex appeal, or romantic experiences. Caught off-guard while job-hunting, she is hired to work for an office full of suspicious people who specialize in designing for pachinko parlors. Thus, her days of agony begin to unfold.
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 story is set in the year Showa 44 (1969), and it centers around Takanori Jinguuji, the 27-year-old man who eventually become the head of the Japan Shogi Association in the main 3-gatsu no Lion series.
3, Street of Mysteries explores the fantastical-poetic vein that has forged Mizuki's reputation in Japan. The stories contained in this series hold in common the obsessive ideas of immortality and of life after death. Skillfully blending a range of black humor, drama, and questions of morality, Mizuki shows once more his profound understanding of the human soul.
This is a tale about the interaction between humans and cats. Nanao and Machi are two stray cats living a quiet life in an obscure corner of town. However, when the stray cats in this town sense a decrease in food provided by the humans, a quarrel among the felines occur. In this trying time, Nanao and Machi encounters a woman named Yoshino...
This comedy manga takes place in the room of a college girl named Yoshizawa. Her friends, Itou, Kitahara, and Nishida often stop by, and they run into funny adult-level problems. For instance, there is the day when her friends drop by while Yoshizawa's hungover in bed, and she suddenly realizes that she doesn't have on any underwear under the covers. Yoshizawa also has unusual problems, like her need for advice on drawing realistic penises in her manga, since she's never encountered one in real life before. There are a lot of quirky things that can happen in a college girl's home!
Tabata Hana is a lonely, negative and unpopular high school girl. Her class' most handsome guy, Yousuke, accidentally witnessed her happily pretending to be a heroine in the classroom one early morning...!? You will definitely come to support this love as well! A comedy with a self-deprecating, unpopular girl!
Suzuka and Fuusuke live in a snowy village. Both having lost their "Beloved", it is "Blood" that connects them—. Drawn by a talented newcomer, comes a tale of two in dissonance. A woman bad with kids, and a boy bad with people, find themselves living together after losing their "Beloved". Living out in the boonies in a snow-covered village, they only have each other to hold on to in their comisery, despite the friction between them. And when the boy, Fuusuke, asks Suzuka for "Blood"... Portuguese (BR) / Português (BR)
Uma mulher ruim com crianças e um garoto ruim com pessoas se encontram vivendo juntas após perderem seus "amados". Vivendo no nada em uma vila coberta por neve, Eles apenas possuem um ao outro para se cuidarem em sua miséria, apesar do atrito entre eles. E quando o garoto, Fuusuke,pede a Suzuka "sangue"...
Ai is a middle school boy surrounded by mysteries. It's almost impossible to harm him, for one. Then there's a girl that appears next to him when he sleeps, a girl who doesn't breathe. Finally, there's a portal in an alley in his town that only he can see. One day he enters that portal and finds himself transported to a whimsical world that holds the answers to his mysteries.
Yamada, Bun is a shy, quiet, keep to herself kind of girl but when it comes to cooking she gets really into it and is an awesome cook. She lives alone with a talking stuffed animal named Hokusai but only she can hear him speak. Bun is fine with her life as long as she has her food and Hokusai.