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|shoujo with a sweet 'prince type' guy (like Ouran)
(9 posts, 2226 views) Posted: 886d 22h, 17m ago by tsuyutonamida in I'm Looking For...
While the first part does tie into what a princely male lead typically is. I think the second part of the user's post is what she is looking for.
I want some shoujo manga in which there is a guy of this type who's also sweet--and wins the roma ...
|Received Spam Message
(1 posts, 292 views) Posted: 893d 15h, 16m ago by tsuyutonamida in Suggestions & Bugs
I received mail from this user: http://www.mangaupdates.com/members.html?id=349321
The message's contents:
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My name is Miss philomina i saw your Profile today and became interested in you,l will also like to know you the more,and ...
|looong romance sports manga!!!
(4 posts, 901 views) Posted: 902d 9h, 45m ago by tsuyutonamida in I'm Looking For...
Chihayafuru (18 volumes currently)
Glass Mask (49 volumes currently)
Aozora Yell (11 volumes currently)
Nodame Cantabile (Possibly?) 25 volumes, completed
Tomehane! (9 volumes currently)
Kimi Kara no Resume (9 volumes, complete)
Seiyuu Ka-! (10 volumes c ...
|Hero/heroine raising a child
(17 posts, 11541 views) Posted: 919d 9h, 13m ago by tsuyutonamida in I'm Looking For...
Mama wa shougaku 4-nensei and Chibi Devi! ...
|A guy falls in love with heroine believing she is a HE
(14 posts, 1895 views) Posted: 929d 1h, 34m ago by tsuyutonamida in I'm Looking For...
The only one I can think of is Lovely Everywhere, but it's with the secondary characters and not the main leads.
Perhaps He's Dedicated to Roses, Love in the Mask, and 1/2 Prince? ...
(10 posts, 807 views) Posted: 929d 11h, 24m ago by tsuyutonamida in I'm Looking For...
Kaichou wa Maid-Sama
Warau Kanoko-sama (and it's sequel)
Yamato Nadeshiko Shichi Henge
Tokyo Crazy Paradise (By the creator of Skip Beat)
Yamada Tarou Monogatari
I'm no ...
|something i want
(7 posts, 575 views) Posted: 929d 12h, 51m ago by tsuyutonamida in I'm Looking For...
For conceptual drive, did you want couple growth or any type of growth (such as character growth)?
Ao Haru Ride
Kimi ni Todoke
Liar x Liar
Yume Miru Taiyou
Tenshi Nanka Ja Nai
Taiyou no Ie
Venus in ...
|arrogant male lead
(7 posts, 1452 views) Posted: 929d 13h, 22m ago by tsuyutonamida in I'm Looking For...
La Corda d'Oro
Beauty is the Beast
Code: Breaker (not sure how much romance it has)
Samurai Deeper Kyo (not sure on how much romance it has)
Hana Yori Dango
Kamisama Ha ...
|Female highschooler by day, secret agent/hostess by night
(10 posts, 2176 views) Posted: 929d 14h, 9m ago by tsuyutonamida in I'm Looking For...
Himitsu no Ai-chan (maid)
Kamikaze Kaito Jeanne (magical girl)
Charisma Doll (idol)
Dr. Rin ni Kiitemite! (columnist/ magical girl)
Juunikyuu de Tsukamaete (magical girl)
Ageha 100% (make-up artist)
Tokimeki Tonight (vampire)
Ayashi no Ceres (reincarnation)
M to N ...
|New Poll - Unwanted Pairing
(38 posts, 5203 views) Posted: 971d 14h, 16m ago by tsuyutonamida in News
I think it really depends on the genre. For instance, if there was a romantic pairing in a manga like Hikaru no Go (haven't finished the series yet, so I don't know if there is) I wouldn't really care because romance is not the main focus. In a series ...
(5 posts, 564 views) Posted: 991d 0h, 27m ago by tsuyutonamida in I'm Looking For...
I know that there are a lot of stories about detectives out there, but I was wondering if there are any ones that have other cases besides homicides. I'd like it to focus on other units (missing person, abuse, etc.) to see how the manga-ka would choose to hand ...
(19 posts, 1124 views) Posted: 994d 22h, 44m ago by tsuyutonamida in I'm Looking For...
Kaze Hikaru (32 vol.)
Tokimeki Tonight (30 vol.)
Sora wa Akai Kawa no Hotori (28 vol.)
Basara (27 vol.)
Parfait Tic (22 vol.)
Angel Sanctuary (20 vol.)
Crimson Hero (20 vol.)
Tokyo Crazy Paradise (19 vol.)
Banana Fish (19 vol.)
Aka-chan to Boku (18 vol.)
SA (17 vol.)
Kimi ni T ...
(4 posts, 1368 views) Posted: 1026d 21h, 12m ago by tsuyutonamida in Shoujo/Josei
Daa!Daa!Daa!, Mirumo de Pon, Chibi Devi, and Aishiteruze Baby are cute. Tsukuba Sakura's works are always really adorable.
I'll have to ask my sister what ones she likes, though, because she likes the exact same ones that you listed. ...
|Something easy to read in japanese and other request...
(14 posts, 1986 views) Posted: 1028d 18h, 11m ago by tsuyutonamida in I'm Looking For...
From what I hear, anything written by Rumiko Takahashi is easy to read due to the furigana. ...
|Best manga you've read recently
(18 posts, 2152 views) Posted: 1028d 18h, 16m ago by tsuyutonamida in I'm Looking For...
Kuragehime: Unique, zany
Sakamichi no Apollon
Jyu-Oh-Sei: It is a tragedy, though ...
(364 posts, 78183 views) Posted: 1039d 13h, 39m ago by tsuyutonamida in Shoujo/Josei
Please Save My Earth and Meteor Methuselah ...
|Is this becoming a shoujo cliche?
(9 posts, 2471 views) Posted: 1039d 13h, 43m ago by tsuyutonamida in Shoujo/Josei
I have seen this a few times, but the only manga I remember is Kodomo no Omocha. I haven't seen it enough though, so it doesn't feel overused to me. ...
|What's your favorite type of character?
(124 posts, 14363 views) Posted: 1039d 13h, 49m ago by tsuyutonamida in Shoujo/Josei
Androgynous characters or normal ones.
Female: intelligent, sympathetic, but not a doormat. Strong, comfortable in her own skin, isn't a crybaby, and able to handle situations without always needing the guy's help. Her whole life doesn't revolve ...
|Favorite type of (shoujo) couple.
(60 posts, 8623 views) Posted: 1039d 14h, 5m ago by tsuyutonamida in Shoujo/Josei
The normal girl and normal boy
The married couple
Friends become lovers (Not big on the childhood friends becoming loves, though)
The live-in lover is nice, too, but I don't really like the step siblings become lovers. It's less complicated if the person wh ...
|Manhwa or Manga?
(62 posts, 7371 views) Posted: 1039d 14h, 29m ago by tsuyutonamida in Shoujo/Josei
Manga. The leads in manhwa always seem too loud mouthed and self-centered and none too bright. But I'm a little biased since my exposure to manhwa is relatively limited. ...
|First Shoujo Manga
(433 posts, 41873 views) Posted: 1039d 14h, 37m ago by tsuyutonamida in Shoujo/Josei
Kamichama Karin by Koge Donbo. Very cute drawings and an amusing first read. ...
|Popular shojos you just don't like?
(518 posts, 73308 views) Posted: 1039d 14h, 40m ago by tsuyutonamida in Shoujo/Josei
Skip Beat: the art was hard to look at and the story seemed too cliche.
Hana Yori Dango: repetitive, boring
Kaichou wa maid-sama: dull, didn't like either of the leads
Hot Gimmick: detestable characters
Peach Girl: too much drama ...
|In shojos with love triangle, do you like the nice guy who loses more?
(3 posts, 643 views) Posted: 1039d 14h, 55m ago by tsuyutonamida in Shoujo/Josei
In the love triangles where it's the bad boy against the nice guy, I tend to root for the nice guy. The only problem is that the writers do all they can to give the bad boy a leg up, so the nice guy usually ends up as an underdeveloped character with little to no bac ...
|Why do you not read Shoujo Manga
(72 posts, 9881 views) Posted: 1039d 15h, 4m ago by tsuyutonamida in Shoujo/Josei
I do primarily read shoujo manga, but I have to spend a lot of time finding one that is worth reading. The reasons are: too many cliches and stock characters, the main character is usually an incredibly whiny, self-absorbed person, the love interest is perfect in ever ...
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