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|Science/Logic in an illogical setting
(2 posts, 345 views) Posted: 504d 17h, 58m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
I'm looking for manga with a setting that has unrealistic occurrences, but science and logic is still used as if they were normal.
Detective Conan: It's a crime/murder mystery series with cases that are solved with real scientific knowledge a ...
(0 posts, 364 views) Posted: 527d 21h, 11m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
I'm currently in search of manga series that deals with, or at the very least briefly contains some form of partner swapping. In other words, two or more couples that break up, and later end up seeing each other's exes.
A prime example of this would ...
|Tragedy & Comedy
(5 posts, 470 views) Posted: 565d 3h, 28m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
I'm looking for manga that is mostly sad/depressing or horrifying, but has a few comedic moments.
Example: The Higurashi/Umineko series. They're supposed to be Horror/Murder Mystery, but they have their funny moments.
I'm also looking f ...
|Characters who leave their family/friends behind and later come back to them under a new identity
(4 posts, 610 views) Posted: 609d 12h, 30m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
I'm looking for manga that have characters who have to leave their loved ones for some reason, but come back to them with a disguise and a new identity.
Mobile Fighter G Gundam:
Spoiler (mouse over to view)
A mysterious character named Sc ...
|Villain/Antagonist/Bad guy is forced to become a hero
(14 posts, 2062 views) Posted: 619d 19h, 18m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
Are there any manga out there where an evil character is forced to fight for justice out of necessity?
Not for moral or ethical reasons, but just pure necessity? Perhaps there's someone more evil than him that he needs to get rid of? ...
|Time travel involving family
(4 posts, 816 views) Posted: 637d 12h, 12m ago by 8-3 in I'm Looking For...
I'm in the mood for some manga that involves people traveling to different time periods and interacting with their family in some way.
For example, a person travels back in time to get his/her parents together (on that note, I would like to keep this one to a min ...
|Site Manga Poll Suggestions
(2205 posts, 580602 views) Posted: 642d 16h, 39m ago by 8-3 in Manga General
If you were a manga translator and you realize you've mistranslated the kanji of a major character's name, how would you correct it?
-Re-do all the chapters with that name in it
-Add a correction notice on the next chapter and start using the correct ...
|Bad Ending for undeserving characters
(13 posts, 1435 views) Posted: 690d 17h, 40m 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, 655 views) Posted: 702d 20h, 1m 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/ ...
(4 posts, 368 views) Posted: 830d 14h, 42m 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, 715 views) Posted: 881d 13h, 17m 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, 949 views) Posted: 1099d 13h, 7m 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
(2205 posts, 580602 views) Posted: 1101d 21h, 53m 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
-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, 559 views) Posted: 1166d 15h, 32m 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 ...
(2 posts, 528 views) Posted: 1314d 11h, 16m 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 ...
(1 posts, 452 views) Posted: 1338d 13h, 33m 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, 601 views) Posted: 1358d 18h, 4m 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, 1282 views) Posted: 1498d 16h, 55m 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. ...
(16 posts, 1872 views) Posted: 1500d 15h, 44m 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, 745 views) Posted: 1513d 17h, 51m 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, 3449 views) Posted: 1550d 17h, 11m 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 ...
(2 posts, 2121 views) Posted: 1643d 11h, 59m 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. ...
(2 posts, 2121 views) Posted: 1643d 12h, 23m 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 ...
(4 posts, 750 views) Posted: 1646d 10h, 42m 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
(2205 posts, 580602 views) Posted: 1668d 15h, 58m 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 ...
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