The time is 972 A.D. in Kyoto, the capital of ancient Japan. Kyoto is becoming a corrupt and run-down city; selfish samurai and onmyoji, who care only about gaining political power are everywhere. To make matters worse the city is suffering from famine and widespread disease. Unable to ignore the condition of the city any longer, the Imperial Court decides to send Minamoto no Raiko, a famous samur... From Baka-Updates:
It is the Heian era (794-1185); Kamo Yorimichi is a young onmyouji, the son of a famous onmyouji leader of the imperial court. As a boy, he had been hailed for his incredible talent - but a certain incident during childhood stripped him of all his memories and the ability to 'see'.
Koretaka Shinnou, once the crown prince renowned for his brilliant mind and steadfast personalit... From Animenewsnetwork:
Bushidou Sixteen centers around two female competitors of another Japanese tradition, kendou (sword-fighting). Kaori is an accomplished kendou practitioner, but she finds herself facing an unexpected opponent in Sanae, a superficially weaker fighter who bests Kaori in a bout. From 'Mijuku na Kareshi'
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Yet another great oneshot from the infamous Masara Minase! This oneshot is about Satoru, a single bussiness man whom had lived alone since high school. One rainy night, Satoru picked up a high school male stranger and give him shelter. Little does Satoru knows that this high school boy might be his dreamfilled escapade. After all...
Note: T... The story takes place in April of 1980, in Waco, Texas. It follows a rambunctious young girl named Debbie.
Debbie's mother passed away before she was old enough to remember her, and two years ago her father remarried to a woman with a son named Kianu and a daughter. Her mother treats her poorly, her father ignores her, her brother harasses her, and her sister looks up to her. The only person sh... In Oracle of Ages, Link awakes in the land of Labrynna. He helps Impa find a beautiful singer named Nayru. Suddenly, Veran, Sorceress of Shadows, departs from Impa's body and reveals herself. She inhabits Nayru, who is really the Oracle of Ages in disguise, and begins to control her actions. Using Nayru's power, Veran travels into the past, causing havoc in the present. Veran plans to gather power... Short stories showing some of Oku Hiroya's inspirations before he created his famous masterpiece, Gantz.
This series tells us stories about the mangaka's (OKU Hiroya) favorite movies and how it helped and lead to the creation of the manga we all came to know & love - Gantz. Taken from Baka-Updates Manga
Collection of short stories:
Chisa's an ordinary girl who finally confessed to the school prince and got the man of her dreams. But what is he hiding from her that'll turn all the girls away from him?! Will she be like them or will she keep her love for the prince?
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? Baby Rinbukyoku Oto Tachibana, a 17-year-old, good-natured and caring girl, decides to earn her own school fees from now on, so she takes a job at her new school as a dormitory maid for "Class Z," an elitist class full of people with special talents. As such, she starts her new life away from her family in the dormitory, surrounded by (mainly) boys that are all a little different. Among them is Jin, the... from BLiss :
Summary: Living with a whimsical mother is hard enough for Tatsuya, but he is soon faced with an even bigger challenge; he finds out that his mother has married his teacher, and right after marrying suddenly disappeared. Kind hearted Takaoka, her husband, now has the burden of taking care of Tatsuya. They live together, and get along fine, but as their bond tightens Tatsuya soon star... After having been sealed for 300 years, the demon lord Giri reawakens and sends off his monster minions to wreak havoc in the world. King Uruga XIII decides thus to place announcements everywhere in the kingdom in search of a legendary hero who can defeat Giri. In the king's castle a competitionwill be held - to discover who the true hero is. Forced by his parents to go to the castle, Nike first ...
Death Sin（Popularity：10 hits） A seventeen year old boy named Connor must live with a terrible secret. He was born with a cursed Right Eye that draws him to scenes of immense cruelty and violence. Drawn to punish sinners whenever he finds them he must find the reason why he holds the power to send others to Hell.
Hiroto Fujiki is the ace on his high school baseball team. He takes an interest in one of his groupies, only to find out that "she" is not who "she" appears to be.
Muni-Kiss（Popularity：10 hits） Human Experiments have taken place and a group of people have fled the facility experimenting and has formed a family. The boss, a young lady, has a power, a power she hopes to cure everyone with.
The series includes:
- Rakuda Laughs (Manga Action Lab, 1994)
- Dance with Rakuda (Comic Gekiman Vol.5, 1996)
- Rakuda Sings (Comic Gekiman Vol.6, 1998)
Rakuda to Warae:
- Laugh with Rakuda (Comic Ryu Vol.44, 2010)
- Laugh with Rakuda THE LAST (Comic Ryu Vol.45, 2010) Continuation of the prologue: Amanoiwato Hime.
The Hinomoto Kingdom's Princess Guard - an elite squad that directly protects their royal princess. Kasuga Haru was newly appointed to this prestigious position and was next to the Kingdom's one and only princess. There's only one problem. Their "royal princess" is a hikikomori, a recluse who stuffs her room with video games and refuses to... From CMX:
Sakuya and Wakyo are reincarnated and reunited only to discover that Bishu-sama - their master and mentor from a past existence - is in their midst and in grave danger from vengeful demons! Still unsure of their own powers and the nature of their cunning and elusive enemy, they must race against time to rescue Bishu from the dark forces that roil within his reincarnated form. Kokubo Masahiko is normal Junior High School student, but because of his bad grades he gets a home tutor known by the name of Hamanaka Ai. With help from her senpai Nakamura Ryoko, she goes about her days being a home tutor to a young boy bringing perversion and misunderstandings along with it. Because of her fathers job, Aki was raised in England. So when she moved back to Japan she was teased horribly for being "foreign". Now Aki is also a very beautiful young woman, which makes it even harder to make friends and be accepted. After the coolest boy at school starts taking an interest in her, things only get worse. As jealous girls start to harass her, Aki shows a side of herse... Listen to the world's various stories on Yoo Si Ae's radio show, Cactus and Radio. Maico is a charming young woman who also happens to be an android. Her creator built her to revitalize the flagging ratings for her radio station, as well as to probe the intricacies and weaknesses of the male libido. Maico quickly becomes entangled in a very human love triangle, not to mention the scandal and intrigue surrounding the station, its competitors, and the hordes of adoring fans that t...
Hime 100%（Popularity：10 hits） From Ivyscan:
Hime wants answers. How could her father, an expert driver, die in a car accident caused by his own carelessness? What about the mysterious note he left behind? What exactly is going on? Hime intends to find out!
Includes side stories:
The Act of the Star Theater
Going Through the Time
This is a story about a Kuu, who is thinking about her prince all the time, she has dreams of him all the time, of him telling her to come with her. One day, as she goes back to school, she meets with someone who looks like him, exactly. Not before long the story gets complicated with mechas and stuff, what will be of Kuu?