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Monday, August 1, 2011

HANA NI ARASHI



GENRE: Action, Comedy, Romance, School  Life, Shoujo
AUTHOR:  Takagi Shigeyoshi
PUBLISHER: Hakusensha
STATUS: Complete
VOLUMES: 2
CHAPTERS: 9


Kunimi Riko is a high school girl who is trying hard to be normal, even though she's not very successful in doing that. Since the day she confessed to her crush and got rejected, she was convince that no one in their right minds would date her because of her extraordinary flexibility and strength.


One day, during their break at school, their class was suddenly interrupted just like a storm. Actually, it was cause by a certain person, Tachibana Ran. The 17-year-old heir of the Tachibana Family which is one of the wealthiest family in the world and he had come to take her life just like he said as he aim a gun (it's just fake., you know) on her. Scared of the thought of dying, she kicked him but he was able to avoid it. After that, he laughed. It seems that everything was just a facade. Ran's true intention of coming to their class is not to kill her but to marry her, whether she likes it or not.

Tachibana followed her everywhere she went and asks her to go with him in the process. Being treated as a stranger, he told her that they had already met two months ago.. in an accident. Someone removed the brakes from Tachibana's car and as they were close to hitting some kids, they were saved by Riko who stop the car by making it hit the post instead. That was the time when he fell in love with her immediately.


The chase goes on and on until Tachibana ended up in studying at her school in the very same class. But will class be normal with an heir around?  Or will it be a heck of a trouble? Follow this cat-and-mouse love chase of Riko and Ran as they ran all over the globe to be with one another.








Friday, July 15, 2011

LET'S GET MARRIED!




GENRE: Comedy, Romance, School Life, Shoujo
AUTHOR:  Mizukami Wataru
PUBLISHER: Kodansha
STATUS: Complete
VOLUMES: 4
CHAPTERS: 18


Hoshimura Touko has always been dreaming about experiencing the same love affair that her grandfather Eikichi had been in. Everything had been just a dream until a certain not-so-fateful encounter occurred. Rokuonji Otome, the said lover of Touko's grandpa, had received an order from the supposed-to-be-dead-Eikichi to marry her grandson and Touko.


Blackmailing her with the threat of burying their village under a water dam, Touko was forced to go with her. Well, everything seems fine to Touko since she had already come up with a plan to cancel the marriage deal. But there's just one big problem... How is she supposed to deal with two fiancees'???



Since Rokuonji Otome has two grandsons, a test had been organized in order to know which one of them most deserve Touko. And so Touko's simple life had turned upside down in just one day. The twins fight against each other are just starting. With different missions to accomplish, how will Touko take it all in especially when her virginity is at stake? Who will she choose? A story about love that waits and had survived the test of time.





Friday, July 1, 2011

ORANGE PLANET


GENRE: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Shoujo
AUTHOR:  Fukushima Haruka
PUBLISHER: Kodansha 
STATUS: Complete
VOLUMES: 5
CHAPTERS: 21


Nagasaki Rui's parents died when she was still a child. On the day of the mourning, she went out crying. At the riverside, she bump into a boy who comforted her. He told her that when her parents died they became stars. When she had gone home, she found a teddy bear on the floor with a letter addressed from Haru-san. Since then, she writes Haru-san a letter about her everyday life. 


Years passed, Rui is now a high school student who delivers newspapers as a part-time job. She is currently living alone in an apartment. But that situation is about to change when she is saved from a fire by a handsome guy. That same guy, who proposed that he live in Rui's apartment since he saved her, is actually an apprentice teacher at her school. Tachibana Eisuke is a guy who always seems to give off pheromones (at the series, Rui always calls him a pheromaniac., hehe).


Rui is very in love with Nakamura Kaoru while her bestfriend Amanatsu Tarou is secretly in love with her. After delivering newspapers, she always go straight to Tarou's apartment and catch some sleep since Tarou is her next-door neighbor, too. Tarou is bothered by this since he like her very much. Well, things go crazy when Kaoru reveals something about... just read the series to know more, hehe.


Will Rui notice Tarou's feeling for her? Will life be better living with Eisuke? Wait! whom will she fall in love with anyway? But the most important part is, how will Rui react when she learned that her most precious Haru-san is closer than what she think he is.?




Wednesday, June 15, 2011

MISHOUNEN PRODUCE

GENRE: Comedy, Romance, Shoujo
AUTHOR:  Sakurakouji Kanoko
PUBLISHER: Shogakukan
STATUS: Complete
VOLUMES: 2
CHAPTERS: 8


Yamami Kousei, age 16, is the most popular boy in Private Seiryuu Academy...


What the people doesn't know that he is just a simple, country bumpkin just like his bestfriend, Kahara Kako. The two of them were born in the Heisei Era and had gone to the city to attend school. When Kyouhei was insulted because of his country fashion taste, Kako decides to produce him and turn him into the most handsome man that all the girls dream of.


And that's the start of their crazy, romantic adventure. As the story rolls, Kako suddenly finds herself in the middle of a would-be-love-triangle, but who comprises the other two sides. Find out more about this hilarious manga created by the brilliant Ichinose Kaoru.




Manga Animeahttp://manga.animea.net/mishounen-produce.html

Manga Readerhttp://www.mangareader.net/403-52591-1/mishounen-produce/chapter-3.html

Aerandriahttp://aerandria.net/projects/current/mishounen-produce/

City Manga - http://www.citymanga.com/mishounen_produce/

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

WATASHI NI XX SHINASAI



GENRE: Comedy, Romance, School Life, Shoujo
AUTHOR:  Tooyama Ema
PUBLISHER: Kodansha 
STATUS: Ongoing
VOLUMES: 5 - Ongoing
CHAPTERS: 22 - Ongoing


Himuro Yukina is not your ordinary high school girl. At school, she is also known as "Absolute Zero Snow-woman". People tend to get scared when she looks at them, probably because of her fierce-looking eyes. Even though she never had a contact with people before except for her cousin Akira, she is a famous cell phone novelist who goes by the pen name of Yupina. She loves to observe people and her novels are always the topic of the girls at her school.


One day during class hours, she overheard some of them talking about something lacking in her novels... LOVE. Realizing that love is way beyond her imagination, she tried to find a way to learn more about it so that she can write a better novel. She even went overboard and blackmailed the most famous womanizer at their school, Kitami Shigure.


Having found out one day Shigure's secret, Yukina blackmailed him into being her partner and to teach her all about falling in love. But this game has turned into one of the most complicated love triangle ever., or is it square?! This series will make you want more. Actually, it makes you wonder why the scanlators are slow in posting them (Well., I think they lack scanners and translators of whatever language they needed as you can see in all the mangas' published., I'm right, aren't I.?)


Well, this love affair is certainly taking too long if you ask me. This is one of my favorites. Will Yukina end the game she started? Or will she get tangled within the web she spun? Amazing characters with extraordinary personalities awaits you in this manga. A love square?? Certainly mysterious, who of them makes that love square is for you to find out.







Sunday, May 15, 2011

KOI, HIRARI




GENRE: Comedy, Drama, Romance, School Life, Shoujo
AUTHOR:  Mitsuki Miko
PUBLISHER: Shogakukan
STATUS: Complete
VOLUMES: 2
CHAPTERS: 12


Misaki Sumire is a cheerful girl. She loves to eat sweet foods just like her mother. Recently, her family moved to the town where her mother and father had met and fallen in love. Her mother told her that this will also be the place where Sumire will find her other half. 


New Year's Day, while walking along the snow-covered streets, Sumire heard someone call "Young Master" and that's when she saw a guy jumping from the wall. Just a second after that, they crashed into each other. Hours passed, Sumire went to visit the school she's transferring to. Looking daze while thinking about the guy she met earlier, she notice someone lying on the snow at the other side of the gate. She immediately climb the gate and realized that, that person was the same guy before. Thinking that he is dead, she quickly called the ambulance.


But as you know, the guy was just sleeping. Miyamoto Kazuki was surprised when he realized that the girl in front of him is crying. He apologized and then took her out to visit the shrine, after running away from the ambulance. That night, Kazuki gave Sumire a violet hairpin. After going home, Sumire decided to return the hairpin to the guy so she went out to find him. She went to the house where she saw the guy before and was mesmerized by what she saw. At exact 12 of the New Year, she had fallen in love with him.


A nice story about love's sacrifices and pains.


Manga Fox - http://www.mangafox.com/manga/koi_hirari

One Manga - http://www.onemanga.com/Koi_Hirari/

Manga Animea - http://manga.animea.net/koi-hirari.html

Manga Reader - http://www.mangareader.net/447/koi-hirari.html

Sunday, May 1, 2011

DESTINATION HEAVEN CHRONICLES [ANGEL DIARY]


GENRE: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Gender Bender, Romance, School Life, Shoujo, Supernatural
AUTHOR:  Lee Yun Hee
PUBLISHER: Sigongsa (Vols 1-7)
                   Seoul Cultural (Vols 8-13)
STATUS: Complete
VOLUMES: 13
CHAPTERS: 65

Set in the world where angels and demons exist is where the story of this Korean Manhwa, Angel Diary (for short!), takes place. Due to a certain peace treaty, our protagonist , the only Princess Hwang Chun-Yoo, is forced to run away from home. Heaven, that is. The said treaty declares that the Princess of Heaven is to marry the King of Hell. Because of these unfortunate circumstances, Chun-Yoo has gone down to Earth to hide. She pretended to be a boy with the help of Queen Hong and the other two guardians, Ee-jung and Ah-Hin.


The Princess of Heaven has her own protectors, the Four Guardians. These so-called Four Guardians are Red Phoenix, White Tiger, Blue Dragon, and Black Turtle. They are ordered to find the princess and bring her back to Heaven. But the two of them are currently helping in hiding her as ordered by Queen Hong.


Two years had passed since Princess Chun-Yoo has run away from home. On Earth, she is known as Dong-young. Her friend Jin Bi-wal, whom she met at school the time she went down to Earth, had been very close to her. They are often mistaken as "lovers" because of Bi-wal, who always likes to grope him. Her days had been normal and no one has yet found out her true identity until she met the other two guardians.


Things started to heat up when Black Turtle and Bi-wal found out that she is a girl especially when a certain spellcaster revealed Dong-young's true identity as the Princess. What will happen when her secret is revealed? Will she be sent back to heaven? Even so, why is Bi-wal acting weird? Is he really the person Dong-young thought him to be? Or is he exactly the reason why all of this is happening? A masterpiece with an excellent plot and characters that will make you laugh your hearts out. Be sure you don't missed this unbelievable series to find out if a wedding will occur! =}






Friday, April 15, 2011

LOVE KNIFE




GENRE: Drama, Romance, School Life, Shoujo
AUTHOR:  Mitsuki Miko
PUBLISHER: Shogakukan
STATUS: Complete
VOLUMES: 1
CHAPTERS: 3



Yoshino Asahi, 16 years-old, is a girl who never let others know what she really thinks, afraid of being left out. She had even given up her body to her current boyfriend, Youhei, her friend's boyfriend's friend (..how complicated..). But everything about her seemed to change when she met Amamiya Sou. As she was unwillingly going to to a love hotel with her boyfriend, Sou saved her. Since then, they became closer to each other.



It seems that her friends are against their and are willing to do anything to break her relationship with Sou. What will Asahi do? Will she let others control her life? Or will she fight for the man she truly love?



Manga Fox - http://www.mangafox.com/manga/love_knife/

Manga Animea - http://manga.animea.net/love-knife.html


Friday, April 1, 2011

RENAI JOUJOU

GENRE: Romance, Shoujo
AUTHOR:  Aikawa Saki
PUBLISHER: Shogakukan
STATUS: Complete
VOLUMES: 1
CHAPTERS: 3




Fujieda Tsubasa had been hoping to have a chance at love. Just when she was dreaming to find a boyfriend, she gets a call that her grandfather had collapsed. She immediately went home and do the task her grandfather had left her. Using the excuse that he is going to die, Tsubasa's grandfather had told her to bring a letter to a certain acquiantance.









But it seems that there is a certain twist in this feat. When she arrived at the place, Tsubasa was told by the head of the Fukasawa family that her grandfather is in a terrible state of affairs. And because of this, the grandchildren of the two families must marry. The only problem is that, the Fukasawa family has two grandsons, Shou and Ryuu. Who will Tsubasa choose?
 


















Tuesday, March 15, 2011

OUSAMA NO SHICHIYA


GENRE: Comedy, Romance, Shoujo
AUTHOR:  Sakurakouji Kanoko
PUBLISHER: Shogakukan
STATUS: Complete
VOLUMES: 1
CHAPTERS: 4


Hamada Amy has a really bad luck in terms of falling in love with men and is much worse in judging them. Even with things. Her first crush had actually turned her into a slave, making her run around doing tasks. Second, after she confessed to a guy, she was literally pushed down immediately at that exact time. She has been cheated so many times. Now, she was forced to pawn her watch at a certain pawnshop to lend her boyfriend some money just to realized that she was being cheated... again. The money is gonna be use for another girl's abortion (Now that's what I call "unfortunate" (o_o) ).


Because of this, she was given an advise by Yamamoto Shuu, the guy who manages the pawnshop, and, eventually ended up working in the store. Well, things doesn't seem to work out well with Shuu, especially when your staff is prone to being trick. What will happen with the store? Will Amy finally be able to distinguished the good guys from the bad ones? Or will she be tricked again?



Manga Fox - http://www.mangafox.com/manga/the_king_s_pawnshop/

One Manga - http://www.onemanga.com/The_Kings_Pawnshop/

Manga Animea - http://manga.animea.net/ousama-no-shichiya.html

Manga 123 - http://www.manga123.com/read/The-Kings-Pawnshop




Tuesday, March 1, 2011

THE BRIDE OF THE WATER GOD



GENRE: Drama, Fantasy, Historical, Romance, Shoujo, Supernatural
AUTHOR:  Yoon Mi-kyung
PUBLISHER: Seoul Cultural Publishers
STATUS: Ongoing
VOLUMES: 14 - Ongoing
CHAPTERS: 100 - Ongoing


Is an unforgettable story of love, hate and suffering. This story narrates a heart-breaking romance that ensues between a god and a human.





The series is about a girl named Soah, who was living in a small village that is experiencing a devastating drought for a long period of time. The people decided to appease the Water God by sacrificing the most beautiful woman in their village. Soah was decided by then to be the sacrifice (In other term, the bride of the water god). She was actually sold by her father to be the replacement of the supposed-to-be-sacrificed. Dreading the Water God himself, Soah was surprised to learn that the God she met is totally different from the monster she was imagining it to be who was supposed to eat her.



Habaek, the name of the Water God, is actually a child. Soah was shocked since she never even had expected this. By then, Habaek decided to let her live in the Water kingdom and took good care of her. As the story goes on, a complicated love affair seems to form. Soah was drawn to the mysterious Mu-i, who always comes to visit her every night. The affair gets complicated when Hoo-Ye, the kingdom's commander takes a liking to her.


Things get worse for Soah because it seems that there is no one she could trust anymore. Because of this circumstances, Hoo-Ye became her close friend. Later in the story, it was revealed that the Water God is actually a good-hearted and kind person. Soah also learned about Habaek's first wife, Nakbin, whom he love and cherished very much even until she died. This news seems to disheartened Soah since someone told her that she is the reincarnation of Nakbin and because Mu-i only loves her for that.


What will happen to their complicated love story especially when Habaek's mother, Suh-wang-mo (Yanghee), decided to visit? How will Soah react when she learns that Mu-i is Habaek's true form? Follow this exciting chase as Soah and Habaek find each other while being forcely separated by the people they thought to be allies? And what if Nakbin didn't really die? Will Habaek be forced to break up with Soah?








Tuesday, February 15, 2011

FLY HIGH!




GENRE: Comedy, Drama, Martial Arts, Romance, School Life, Shoujo
AUTHOR:  Oouchi Natsumi
PUBLISHER: Shueisha
STATUS: Complete
VOLUMES: 3
CHAPTERS: 14


Fly High! is a story of friends and foes, and the struggles and pains of a certain 12 year-old girl who dreams to change the school she is currently studying.


Tachibana Meru had been mistaken as a boy by her father when she was still a baby. Because of this, her father took her to a journey and taught her all the martial arts in the world. Now that she is very strong, her father had been a little bit devastated when he learned that his son is actually a daughter (.. what a stupid father., (*o-)> ).   Due to this circumstances, both of them decided to return to Tokyo.


Meru is a very optimistic, cheerful, cute yet stupid girl. When she arrived at her home in Tokyo, her mother decided to turn her into a normal human girl during spring break. She told Meru to act girly-girl and never show her real strength at school so everyone would befriend her. At the first day of classes, she met Yuuki Chiyo, who helped her untangle her hair that got caught in the bushes. They became bestfriends immediately. For Meru, it seems that highschool is very ordinary, or that's what she thought until she met the most infamous group at school. They welcomed the newcomers with fireworks inside the building where the opening ceremony is taking place. The group is famous for causing trouble to everyone and picking fight on the weak.


Even though the group is composed of three, naughty eight-graders, all of them are famous  for being outstanding students. Ayuzawa Kazuya (a.k.a. Ichiya), the leader of the group, is very good at sports and help won championships. Kasumi Uno, is a very influential, charismatic reader model. The last one, Hariya Riku, is the smartest of the group who constantly places first in the national mock exams. These three will do everything just to oppose the Student Council and chased away its president. What will Meru do if her enemy is the most influential and powerful group in the school? Will she carry out her mission to protect the student as the newly assigned Student Council President? Or will she be chased away before she carry it out? And who is this Ruka Miller, who seems to pop out in every chapter? Is she a friend or an enemy?


Mangatoshokan - http://www.mangatoshokan.com/series/Fly-High

Manga Reader - http://www.mangareader.net/153/fly-high.html

Manga That - http://www.mangathat.com/category/fly-high/

Manga Volume - http://www.mangavolume.com/serie-archive/mangas-fly-high!/











Tuesday, February 1, 2011

ORE-SAMA OUJI




 GENRE:  Drama, Martial Arts, Romance, School Life, Shoujo
AUTHOR:  Aikawa Saki
PUBLISHER: Shogakukan
STATUS: Complete
VOLUMES: 1
CHAPTERS: 3


Oresama Ou-ji is a really very interesting story you should never missed. Kasuga Sawa, first year high school student, had been forced by the captain himself to be the manager of the club she hates the most, Judo. She was good at Judo in the past but boys tend to reject her because she was so strong. Since then, she decided to hate it.




Now a manager of the Judo Club, what will she do especially when the captain, Sumikura Aoi has taken a liking to her and it seems that he know her from the past? Is he mistaken her from someone else? Or did he really know her.


Manga Fox - http://www.mangafox.com/manga/ore_sama_ouji/


Mangatoshokan - http://www.mangatoshokan.com/series/Oresama-Ouji


Manga Animea - http://manga.animea.net/oresama-ouji.html






Saturday, January 15, 2011

TOROKERU YOU NA KISS WO KANADETE



GENRE: Drama, Ecchi, Romance, School Life, Shoujo, Smut
AUTHOR:  Mitsuki Miko
PUBLISHER: Shogakukan
STATUS: Complete
VOLUMES: 1
CHAPTERS: 3


This is a short series that has a very cute storyline. A girl named Neo has been going out with the vocalist Gaku of the band "Invasion". They have been going out for two years. After the band's latest concert, they spent their first night together (..how cute! now., i'm blushing!!!! \(>o<)/ ..).


Things between them got better. Because of this, Neo had come up with a beautiful song. She sung it while on the rooftop so when Gaku arrived, he heard her singing. Gaku encouraged her to sing but since she was so shy, she refused. Gaku seems to get mad because of this. Since then, their relationship seems to be somewhat colder.


After the incident at the rooftop, Gaku had just vanished into thin air without even informing Neo. They had never talk and meet with each other for three consecutive months. Due to this circumstances, Neo became depressed. Then one day, he saw Gaku again. She saw him singing on the live screen. She felt hurt and troubled not because he only saw him now but because he was singing the same song she had composed three months before.


What will Neo do to get her composition back? Will she ever get back together with Gaku? Man, this is certainly interesting!! =]



Manga Fox - http://www.mangafox.com/manga/torokeru_you_na_kiss_wo_kanadete

Manga Animea - http://manga.animea.net/torokeru-youna-kiss-wo-kanadete.html

Mangatoshokan - http://www.mangatoshokan.com/series/Torokeru-You-na-Kiss-wo-Kanadete

Otaku Zone - http://www.otakuzone.com/manga/torokeru_you_na_kiss_wo_kanadete/index.htm









Saturday, January 1, 2011

SEISHUN PANDA!


 



GENRE: Drama, Romance, School Life, Shoujo
AUTHOR:  Kimura Ayako
PUBLISHER: Kodansha
STATUS: Complete
VOLUMES: 1
CHAPTERS: 4


Nagisa and Yumi are bestfriends. But no matter how you look at it, they are so much different from each other and this is what Ryou, Nagisa's childhood friend, always likes to point out. Things are very much ordinary. A day wouldn't pass by without Nagisa and Ryou fighting.




Meanwhile, Nagisa's bestfriend, Yumi, has a secret crush on Kei Tsukamoto, also Ryou's close friend. But things got complicated when Nagisa, whose supposed to help Yumi and Kei get together, got a confession from Kei himself. What will happen with their too-good-to-be-true, complicated love affairs? Will it affect their friendship? What will Ryou do when he realizes that he also likes Nagisa?


Manga Fox - http://www.mangafox.com/manga/seishun_panda/

Manga Animea - http://manga.animea.net/seishun-panda-.html

Any Manga - http://www.anymanga.com/seishun-panda/

Mangatoshokan - http://www.mangatoshokan.com/series/Seishun-Panda




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