It was recently announced that popular manga “BTOOOM!” will be getting TV anime adaptation! Written by Inoue Junya, the manga tells the story of Sakamoto Ryota, one of the top players of online survival game “BTOOOM!,” who is forcibly taken to an isolated island to battle in a real-life version of the game. More »
From Rekuru: Looking for manga to read this Summer? Here is a list of manga you should check out!
Tsubasa Uehara has a twin called Sonoda Arisa but has been separated since young due to their parent’s divorce. Tsubasa is a delinquent while Arisa is a good student. One day they trade places in school to experience each other’s lives. Tsubasa envies her sister but Arisa disagrees that she has a good life and attempts suicide. Tsubasa disguises as Arisa to figure out why Arisa tried to commit suicide to find out there is a person called King which people can send wishes to. The lucky ones will have their wish granted and Tsubasa sees the true faces of Arisa’s classmates.
Sana Kurata is a child actress and goes to a school where the girls and the boys in her class are at war with each other. While she helps lead the girls, she challenge Hayama Akito, the boy leader. In there disagreements they slowly become closer and find each others past. This manga is rather funny but also has it’s share of drama.
Tanakamori Asami, tranfers to another school due to her father’s debt. She use to be rich and finds her new school weird because she like studying. She meets Akira who is really popular in school and is shocked of Akira’s real gender. She slowly finds herself getting along with the people at the school and falls in love.
Sunako Nakahara became obsessed with horror and darkness after she was called ugly and was rejected after confessing her love. Her aunt owns a mansion and agrees to give 4 popular boys with different pasts free rent if they accomplish at making Sunako a perfect lady. The 4 naturally agreed and try their best to turn her to a lady. One of the boys, Kyohei Takano, always fights with Sunako, and while love blossoms between the two they are always in denial of it.
This series follows the journey of Syaoran, Sakura, Fai, and Kurogane. Sakura lost her soul and her soul turned into feathers that were sent to different dimensions. Syaoran meets Yuko the dimensional witch who helps send him travel to different dimensions. They join up with Fai and Kurogane for the journey and each time they travel to another dimension, they have to pay a price. This series includes lots of characters from other famous CLAMP works.
Which manga would you like to recommend?This blog post is part of the 2012 Summer Hot List Special.
Today’s photo of the day, courtesy of Garbo, features DBSK in a manga. Although the two current members Yunho and Changmin are focused on here, I think the other picture with five people is a picture of all the original members. Props to Yuuki Nachi’s “Boku wa Ookami” (I am a Wolf) for getting us Cassies attention!
Manga is Japanese word which means cartoons or comics. Mangas are very well known in Japan mainly because of the good story plots and drawings. Sometimes its what producers and directors get for their anime and drama series. So below are some of the must read mangas I have chosen. More »
From Rekuru: The 16th issue of Kodansha’s Good! Afternoon magazine announced on Saturday that Blade of the Immortal creator Hiroaki Samura will be ending his Halcyon Lunch manga in the next issue which will be published in July. Samura launched the manga in the magazine’s premiere issue in 2008. The story is about Gen, a 38 year old man who looses everything and then meets a girl who will eat everything and anything.
From Rekuru: The story creator of Bamboo Blade, Masahiro Totsuka and the manga creator of Samurai Harem: Asu no Yoichi manga, Yu Minamoto has announced in a combined April 7th blog post that they will be launching a brand new manga series titled Haru Polish! It will officially be launched in the June issue of Akita Shoten’s Monthly Shonen Champion magazine on May 6th. More »