|shoujo male lead starts as a play boy?
(4 posts, 184 views) Posted: 1d 16h, 55m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
I'm looking for a specific shoujo manga where the male lead starts off as a sort of play boy. At one point he overhears girls saying he's fun to play with but not boyfriend material. They may have told him directly. It bothers him a lot.
I can't reme ...
|A Girl Transforms or Turns into a Boy
(12 posts, 422 views) Posted: 8d 17h, 56m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
(Oops, I just read one of your replies and you said you weren't looking for body swaps for this. Sorry!)
I'll leave the recs anyway incase someone else is looking.
These two may fit since they involve body swaps between a boy and girl. They're s ...
|Shoujo mangas with bad type female protagonist
(5 posts, 201 views) Posted: 10d 12h, 53m ago by chibilin in Shoujo/Josei
Tokyo Crazy Paradise - she's a tough fighter and is sort of in a gang
|fainting from a kiss
(1 posts, 139 views) Posted: 59d 14h, 55m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
I'm looking for a manga (or possibly anime or kdrama) with a scene where a guy kisses a girl and she faints. The two are the main leads and I think it was just after they realized their feelings for each other. There may or may not have been confessions. Th ...
|manga? anime? fanfiction?
(5 posts, 477 views) Posted: 590d 15h, 33m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
Thanks for the bump and the replies.
Still can't remember what it is. It does sound like Nausicaa, but I rewatched it recently and that's not it. As for Ryuurouden and Zettai Karen Children - nope, as I haven't read those.
I've kind of given up r ...
|manga? anime? fanfiction?
(5 posts, 477 views) Posted: 600d 18h, 43m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
I was watching something today that triggered a memory of something else I'd seen. But I cannot for the life of me remember what it was. It may be an anime, a manga, a fanfiction, or something else, but I'm pretty sure it's Japanese. Any help ...
|Simple manga to read in Japanese?
(4 posts, 1571 views) Posted: 1206d 21h, 36m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
I agree that school life manga are easiest. Also, choose ones that don't have a specialized vocabulary or you'll be looking up a bunch of words.
I've been able to read some of Nakahara Aya's works in Japanese and do fairly well, pa ...
|What do you want to eat right NOW?
(1224 posts, 61759 views) Posted: 1209d 19h, 30m ago by chibilin in Chatter Box
|HYD on NPR
(0 posts, 733 views) Posted: 1213d 20h, 37m ago by chibilin in Hana Yori Dango
|What song are you listening to RIGHT NOW?
(4736 posts, 259726 views) Posted: 1214d 21h, 26m ago by chibilin in Music
(2 posts, 393 views) Posted: 1217d 20h, 10m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
At least, I think it was a one-shot. I'm looking for something I read a while ago. It was about a girl who has trouble socializing with her classmates. Somehow a guy starts to help her (maybe she blackmailed him??), helping her practice being more social, and ...
|Please help! I'm looking for a manga that I can't remember the name of. About a boy tutoring a girl and the thinks he is god, literally!
(2 posts, 578 views) Posted: 1221d 20h, 48m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
Kamisama Onegai! (MITSUKI Kako) It's a one-shot. ...
|What manga would you like to see as a drama?
(14 posts, 1262 views) Posted: 1232d 12h, 4m ago by chibilin in Manga General
Quote from yuunase
I'd love to see Ouran High School Host Club
having a drama, but then again, the usual jdrama would turn it into just another cheesy romance and cast Horikita Maki as Haruhi. I'd rather no drama than THAT
Haha, so true. I liked ...
|meeting on vacation
(5 posts, 529 views) Posted: 1233d 11h, 50m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
Thanks for the suggestions!
Manatsu no Ningyohime was really sweet. I've started Chitose, etc. and Shuukatsu. I'm an Adachi fan, so I'll give Miyuki a try.
happily reading ...
|meeting on vacation
(5 posts, 529 views) Posted: 1233d 21h, 38m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
I'm looking for a shoujo/josei where the two leads meet on vacation, not knowing that they're from the same school, or that one of them is transferring into the other's school. When they get back to school, they run into each other.
|abusive childhood friend
(8 posts, 2032 views) Posted: 1234d 5h, 38m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
Any other suggestions? I'd like a manga with childhood bullying similar to these:
First Love (Aruko) - girl was traumatized by a bully in grade school. He ends up in her high school class and falls for her
Cutie Boy - same scenario as above. Although this ...
|New extended option
(3 posts, 684 views) Posted: 1234d 15h, 2m ago by chibilin in Suggestions & Bugs
I think this a good idea as well. It would be nice to have exclude oneshots (or only show one shots) as separate from whether you want to only view completely scanlated manga.
Sometimes I don't want to get involved in a long story, I just want to read a one ...
|Bishounen who likes cats
(4 posts, 677 views) Posted: 1236d 11h, 30m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
Kaichou-san Chi no Koneko ...
|Site Poll - Chat Box 125 - Favorite Character's Death
(46 posts, 4309 views) Posted: 1242d 15h, 43m ago by chibilin in Chatter Box
I generally don't read mangas marked as tragedy so that I avoid this scenario, but if there is a death, I tend to keep reading/watching. I was shocked when people started dying in Fushigi Yuugi, especially
Spoiler (highlight to view)
Nuriko but I finished it. So sad ...
|Mangas with characters reaching for their dreams
(9 posts, 811 views) Posted: 1243d 18h, 46m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
W-Juliet - acting
Gokinjo Monogatari - fashion
H2 - baseball
actually, any of Adachi Mitsuru's work fits. I liked H2 and Cross Game best
Ashita no Ousama - playwriting ...
|Help I have to write an essay...:(
(17 posts, 1205 views) Posted: 1247d 13h, 9m ago by chibilin in Chatter Box
You could write about graphic novels as an authentic form of literature and that they are appropriate and beneficial for young readers, and readers in general. As an elementary teacher, I know there is a lot of debate about whether students should be allowed/e ...
|long shoujo manga? helps!
(12 posts, 4553 views) Posted: 1247d 20h, 5m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
Everyone's given great recommendations, so I won't repeat those.
Hana Yori Dango - 37 volumes
Land of the Blindfolded - 9 vol
Hana Kimi - 23 vol
W-Juliet - 14 vol
Tsuki no Shippo - 15 vol
Akuma de Sourou - 11 vol
|Romance between children.
(6 posts, 966 views) Posted: 1248d 16h, 17m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
I second Gakuen Alice and Kodocha.
Try this thread.
Otona ni Nuts
Kiss, Zekkou, Kiss
Mint na Bokura middle school
Peter Pan Shoukougun middle school
AAA middle school - I think most of Fukushima Haruka's works are set in middle school
Shugo Chara! eh ...
|anime like Toradora
(0 posts, 1001 views) Posted: 1253d 14h, 2m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
I'm looking for an anime like Toradora! and Lovely Complex. I really enjoyed these two, especially Toradora. Taiga and Ryuji are so cute. As are Risa and Otani.
I want something where the main plot is romance, and romance is the point of the show. That ...
(7 posts, 851 views) Posted: 1254d 21h, 13m ago by chibilin in I'm Looking For...
The second story in Ohisama Egao, Magical Sunflower ...