The story follows Joe Yakubi, a young man who runs away from an orphanage. Joe is living in the slums of Tokyo and he meets a former boxer, Danpei Tange, who discovers his potential in boxing. However, one day Joe fights the yakuza in the park and he’s sent to juvenile prison. There he meets [...]
Tachibana Mei spent her 16 years of life without making friends or having a boyfriend. One day, she accidentally kicks the most popular boy at school, Yamato Kurosawa, but for some unknown reason he seems to love her and he won’t take no for an answer.
Lovely Complex is the story of a relationship between two characters complexed by their size: Risa Koizumi, a girl taller than the average girl; and Atsushi Ootani, a boy shorter than the average boy. Because of their size and their bickering, these two characters are always compared to a duo [...]
Tanaka Yukio, known as “Koyuki” is a 14-year-old who is living a boring life until one day he saves an odd-looking dog named Beck. Meanwhile he meets Beck’s owner Minami Ryuusuke, an enigmatic guitarist who introduces Koyuki in rock music and his band. The story follows the trial of the rock [...]
Maison Ikkoku is an old style boarding house in Tokyo where the two protagonists meet. Yusaku Godai is an introverted university student, mistreated by the other bizarre house tenants. Kyoko Otonashi is a beautiful young woman who has lately lost her husband and now works as a manager in the [...]