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What sexist trope in manga bothers you the most?
Patronizing "but you're a girl!" statement
Objectification
Falling in love with their rapist
"All women are..."
Sexual assault/rape portrayed as a joke
Harassment is okay because she's "playing hard to get"
Damsel in distress
Girl solely exists to be a love interest
Jealous, vain, and/or cruel fangirls
Madonna/whore dichotomy
What? Sexism still exists?
 
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Bad Ending for undeserving characters
(13 posts, 848 views) Posted: 45d 18h, 58m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
I find that most manga are feel-good stories where good triumphs over evil, or a poor, disadvantaged protagonist overcomes his fears and hardships. If I may be so bold, I would approximate that over 99% of stories, not just manga, end this way.

Are there any man ...
Romance with reconciliation as the premise
(4 posts, 266 views) Posted: 57d 21h, 18m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
I see romance manga with couples breaking up & getting back together all the time, but are there any where the character already starts out broken up, and the whole story is about him/her reconciling with his/her ex?

Maybe the protagonist was a cheater/ ...
Customer service
(4 posts, 251 views) Posted: 185d 16h, 0m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Simple request; manga that primarily takes place in some kind of customer service setting. Retail, convenience stores, restaurants, fast food, etc.

I would strongly prefer comedy and/or SoL.

I quite liked Working!! and Hataraku Maou-sama! ...
Time Travel romance
(5 posts, 358 views) Posted: 236d 14h, 35m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Looking for manga that deals with two characters from different time periods falling in love, or something very similar.

I guess InuYasha would qualify as an example, and we can rule that one out already, since everyone saw/read it, and I don't even really lik ...
Teacher is related to the student
(9 posts, 706 views) Posted: 454d 14h, 24m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
The whole "accidentally calling your teacher 'mom' during class" (happens a lot in both reality and fiction, apparently) thing has got me thinking. What if the teacher actually was one of the students' mom?

Any manga where the teac ...
Site Manga Poll Suggestions
(1957 posts, 440094 views) Posted: 456d 23h, 11m ago by 8-3 in Manga General
How long does it typically take for you to re-read a series after you've finished it?
-Days to weeks
-Months
-Years
-I never/rarely read the same manga more than once

Which do you spend more time on, anime or manga?
-I spend more time on manga than a ...
Slightly different school romance
(2 posts, 439 views) Posted: 521d 16h, 50m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Just testing the waters here. A lot of school romance is about the students. Sometimes the teachers.

But what about the principal? Or anybody else indirectly involved with the school (non-teaching staff, parents of students, etc.)?

I would prefer something fully transla ...
Cross-school romance
(2 posts, 421 views) Posted: 669d 12h, 34m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
I'm looking for something that deals with romance between characters that attend different schools. Main criteria being that they are in different schools (or they started in the same school, but one of them moved to another school).

Optional: It could also dea ...
Embarrassing past
(1 posts, 370 views) Posted: 693d 14h, 51m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Okay, so in light of the recently released "Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai!" anime, I'm beginning to get interested in manga that may deal with similar premises.

Anything to do with a character trying to hide an embarrassing or shameful part of the ...
An extended "epilogue"
(4 posts, 485 views) Posted: 713d 19h, 21m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Suppose that there's a manga. It could be about anything. It had its big heyday, it brought upon a lot of laughter & tears, drama & suspense, anything to keep going, and it finally reached a conclusion. If it's a romance series, maybe the protag ...
prestigious school or regular school where a new teacher gets bullied but in fact the teacher is pretty strong
(5 posts, 1087 views) Posted: 853d 18h, 12m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Possibly Jesus. I've just started reading this myself, but it seems to be heading that direction. ...
Recycled material/characters
(16 posts, 1530 views) Posted: 855d 17h, 1m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Basically, I'm looking for manga where the author reuses material from his/her previous works. The story should be different, though.

Right now, the best example I can think of is Kimi no Iru Machi. The setting is the same as Suzuka, and
Spoiler (mouse over ...
Equal opportunity harem
(8 posts, 622 views) Posted: 868d 19h, 8m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Is that even possible? I've read too many harem/romantic comedies in my lifetime, but what they all have in common is that they're always heavily biased towards one love interest.

Is it possible for every contender to have a fair chance? Even if the m ...
Older female/younger male romance (specific)
(4 posts, 2525 views) Posted: 905d 18h, 29m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
I already know that there's a tag for that, but I want to narrow it down even further.

-I don't want the difference to be too small (for example, a kouhai/senpai relationship with only a 1-year difference)

-But it also can't be too big (for example, a no ...
Workplace romance
(2 posts, 1182 views) Posted: 998d 13h, 16m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Welp, don't I look stupid, there's an actual tag with the same wording.

Thank you kind contributor, I think I'll be okay with what you've given me.




If there's a moderator present, I would like to request for this thread to be locked. ...
Workplace romance
(2 posts, 1182 views) Posted: 998d 13h, 40m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Can I get some romance series with any of the following pairings:

Employee x Boss
Co-workers (employee x employee)
Employee x Customer/Client

Any profession is fine, but I would prefer "normal" professions (customer service, manual labor, offic ...
Retired protagonists
(4 posts, 627 views) Posted: 1001d 11h, 59m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
I would like recommendations for manga where the story starts off with a main character, but later gets retired and replaced by a different character.

I use the term "retired" very loosely here, as I'm perfectly okay with the "old" pro ...
Site Manga Poll Suggestions
(1957 posts, 440094 views) Posted: 1023d 17h, 16m ago by 8-3 in Manga General
There is an anime adaptation of a manga that you've already read. How would you watch it?

-Watch it all the way
-Skip the familiar parts
-Don't watch at all ...
Fantasy Moon Scans Taking Requests
(40 posts, 2954 views) Posted: 1024d 19h, 41m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Cromartie High School:
Very hilarious manga that isn't currently being translated (254 out of 335 chapters already translated; still more than enough left to keep you guys busy).

REC:
Despite what its status may be, no one's doing anything with it (latest sc ...
Author makes a big mistake
(1 posts, 448 views) Posted: 1026d 19h, 28m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Alright, this time, I'm looking for manga where the author makes a mistake in his/her work. Nothing art-related, I'm looking for something more along the lines of character, setting, plot, etc. The bigger the mistake, the better. Even better if the author h ...
Dropped Manga/Manhwa?
(13 posts, 2188 views) Posted: 1038d 18h, 38m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Cromartie High School: It was officially licensed at one point, but they stopped at volume 12 (chapters 1-252), then the company went kaput. Beyond that, only chapters 253 and 254 have been scanlated. There is a total of 335 chapters.

REC: Technically, its scanlation ...
Fortunate mistakes
(2 posts, 435 views) Posted: 1043d 20h, 51m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
I'm looking for manga with a story where something goes wrong, but the end result is favorable/not bad.

Examples:

"Sukitte Iccha XX Nandesu!" oneshot from Sono Kuchibiru, Itadakimasu:
Spoiler (mouse over to view)
The protagonist sends a tex ...
Unimportant character gains significance
(4 posts, 531 views) Posted: 1053d 22h, 32m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
It's a long shot, but why the heck not?

So how about a manga with a character who plays an insignificant role (or was supposed to), but over time, he/she gains a great deal of development and eventually becomes part of the main cast? The less important th ...
Non-sequitur humor
(4 posts, 585 views) Posted: 1058d 2h, 4m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Basically, I want humor where the punchline is very different/unrelated to the set-up of the joke and beyond a typical audience's expectations. Needless to say, most of what I'm looking for would more than likely fall under "comedy".

A goo ...
Lies eventually becoming truth
(10 posts, 1454 views) Posted: 1077d 3h, 56m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
I'm looking for manga where something false (such as a lie, a rumor, an exaggeration, etc.) eventually becomes true.

So for example, it could be a romance manga where a guy pretends to be a girl's boyfriend to protect her from creepy dudes who ...

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