Punpun Onodera, a Japanese young boy, depicted as a stylized bird. The story turns around Punpun, his family and his friends. Volume after volume Punpun's psychological and sexual growth is represented through every stage of his life, from elementary school until his twenties, as he deals with [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Kaiji lives in poverty and is jobless. He spends his time drinking and on cheap gambling to improve his finances. When he has to face a huge debt incurred by his former co-worker, he decides to board on a special gambling cruise ship trying to clear his debt. From that day on he will fall into [...]
Miaka Yuuki and Yui Hongo are two best friends. One day, while visiting Tokyo’s national library, the girls discover a strange book called “The Universe of the Four Gods”; after opening the book they are transported into a world similar to ancient China. Yui is immediately transported back to [...]
When Youta Moteuchi finds out that the girl he likes, Moemi Hayakawa, is in love with his best friend, his heart is thoroughly broken. The same day he rents “Video Girl Ai”, a video tape girl from a strange video store called “Gokuraku”. When he plays the video Ai emerges from the screen to [...]
The story revolves around Shoya Ishida, an elementary school boy. One day, a deaf girl named Shouko Nishimiya, becomes his new classmate. Shoya leads the class in bullying Shouko day after day until she leaves the school. Shoya’s classmates starts then to bullying him making him isolated.
In 1969 Kenji and his friends created a secret base in a empty field. In their hideout they created a symbol that represent their friendship and they imagined an apocalyptic scenario transcribing it on a book that they call Book of Prophecy.
Almost 30 years later, Kenji, after receiving the [...]
Mikado Ryuugamine is a young boy who moves to Tokyo in the Ikebukuro downtown district to attend Raira Academy with his friend Masaomi Kida.
The two meet at the train station and exploring the Ikebukuro streets Mikado sees the “Black Rider”, a headless biker who rides a black motorcycle and [...]
Naho Takamiya receives letters from herself 10 years in the future. At first she thinks is just a joke, but when, the day after, Kakeru Naruse, a boy mentioned in the letter, really ends up moving in her class, she starts to believe at the letter’s content.
Continuing to read the letter, Naho [...]
During the Junior High School, Hanamichi Sakuragi was rejected by 50 girls, so he begins his first year of Shohoku High determined to find a girl. On the first day, a girl name Haruko Akagi, asks him if he likes basketball or not. To win Haruko’s heart, Hanamichi joins the basketball team and [...]
Kenzou Tenma is a young Japanese brain surgeon who works in Dusseldorf. One day Kenzou save the life of a small boy instead of save the one of the town’s mayor. Nine years later a series of murders occur and all the evidence point to Johan, the small boy saved by Kenzou. The travel to discover [...]
The main characters are Edward and Alphonse Elric, two alchemist brothers.
They try to bring their dead mother back to life using alchemy, but unfortunately, during the experiment, Edward loses an arm and a leg and Alphonse loses his entire body. The only way to have their bodies back is find [...]
Guts, called "Black Swordsman", is a wandering mercenary born from the corpse of his mother.
Raised by a company of mercenaries, he faces a difficult childhood and he constantly trains to learn the art of the fight and the war.
Guts has a demoniac mark on his neck, a gigantic sword and an [...]
A mysterious notebook called "Death Note" will change the life of Light Yagami.
The "Death Note" is the notebook of the Shinigami (the Gods of the death). Ryuk, a bored shinigami, drops the notebook on the Earth to see how humans will use it. Light Yagami will find the notebook and soon [...]