manga04_jpg login_tab_left_jpg
Username:   Password:    Forgot Password?
Try out our new iPhone application!
Manga Poll
What is the longest hiatus from manga that you've taken?
A day
A week
A month
A year
Multiple years
See Old Polls

Manga is the Japanese equivalent of comics
with a unique style and following. Join the revolution! Read some manga today!

Coded in ConTEXT

Join #baka-updates

RSS Feed
center_left_tab Manga Info center_right_tab
ALL    A    B    C    D    E    F    G    H    I    J    K    L    M    N    O    P    Q    R    S    T    U    V    W    X    Y    Z   
Login to add items to your list, keep track of your progress, and rate series!
Kira believes that Rei and all other men in the world are dirty. She stays away from her classmates, hiding in her art. What happens when the delinquent motorcyclist and playboy, Rei, gets a hold of one of her drawings, and actually wants to keep it?


Related Series
Mars Gaiden (Prequel)

Associated Names
Chiến Thần

Groups Scanlating

Latest Release(s)
v.1 c.6 by Eternal Blue (4276d ago)
v.1 c.4-5 by Eternal Blue (4278d ago)
v.1 c.1-3 by Eternal Blue (4279d ago)
Search for all releases of this series

Status in Country of Origin
15 Volumes (Tankoubon - Complete)
8 Volumes (Bunkoban - Complete)

Completely Scanlated?

Anime Start/End Chapter

User Reviews
MARS by ffleur
Mars by HYDh8er

2 topics, 11 posts
Click here to view the forum

User Rating
Average: 8.8 / 10.0 (1515 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.75 / 10.0
 44% (669 votes)
 21% (318 votes)
 17% (261 votes)
 10% (148 votes)
 3% (46 votes)
 2% (23 votes)
 1% (13 votes)
 1% (8 votes)
 0% (6 votes)
 2% (23 votes)

Last Updated
April 16th 2016, 12:14pm PST



Category Recommendations





Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Bessatsu Friend (Kodansha)

Licensed (in English)

English Publisher
TokyoPop (15 Volumes - Complete)

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #399 increased(+21)
Monthly Pos #441 decreased(-1)
3 Month Pos #429 decreased(-19)
6 Month Pos #415 decreased(-7)

List Stats
On 694 reading lists
On 950 wish lists
On 3901 completed lists
On 145 unfinished lists
On 496 custom lists

Note: You must be logged in to update information on this page.

Forum Posts
Mars Gets New Live-Action TV Series 222 days, 21 hours, 42 minutes ago
Taiwanese drama 872 days, 4 hours, 49 minutes ago

Click to view the forum

tickmark preloadxmark preloadxmark preload
User Comments [ Order by usefulness ]

You must login to comment for this series! Register an account.

This was good   
Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by Kit451
January 9th, 2009, 2:08am
This was one of the first series I've ever finished, read it a looooong time ago, but I enjoyed it and it was a pretty good manga, had a great plot also. If you're looking for a great Shoujo, Drama, etc book this is for you.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by despelucada
January 8th, 2009, 3:10am
I absolutely love this series! And, while, yes, it had plenty of drama, I agree with the comments about how the serious storylines were balanced out nicely by some very light-hearted, funny moments. Overall, the completed series left me feeling very satisfied and content.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
a little too dramatic   
Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by Higanzakura
January 5th, 2009, 11:00pm
i agree with hyd_ed ,this is a little too dramatic but it's still good and those psychic stuff really got me that i didnt think about how dramatic it is after finishing lol guess i really need to cool my head now
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Cock and bull story.   
Rating: 5.0 / 10.0
by hyd_ed
December 23rd, 2008, 5:23pm
Do you get me when I say: 'too dramatic'. It's like the world revolves around the two main characters, everything that happens surprisingly manages to have an impact on the main character in one way or another.

Well I guess its meant to, but come on:
Spoiler (highlight to view)
His girl friend gets raped by her stepfather and her mother abandons her for the stepfather, his twin brother and his mother commit suicide, his ex attempts suicide, he thinks his fake father is his father but intriguingly his father is the brother of the father he thought he had, his real father dies in a freeking car crash and his best friend dies in a motorcycle accident. =.="

Fascinating isn't it? ...Dont get me wrong, all this crap actually managed to entertain me... Somehow.

Edited by mod: Next time add spoiler tags, okay?
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Very good, but a bit overloaded with drama.   
Rating: 9.5 / 10.0
by Marcos
September 30th, 2008, 4:49am
Yeah, as the tile says. This is a very good manga, with a well developed
plot and characters you like and care about.
Of course being a psychological drama series it's packed with a lot of difficult
(if not disturbing) issues that many people have to deal with in their everyday
lifes... It's hard to say if it was planned that way, but I got the feeling that author
went a bit overboard with all the problems that the two main characters have to deal with and overcome
Spoiler (highlight to view)
mainly the fact that Kira was raped by her stepfather was a bit too much for me to bear (seriously it would be better if she acted the way she did towards men because of a bullying or smply because of shyness and not because of rape)
. Anyway I really liked the series, just when I read it again I'll gladly skip the most disturbing scenes...

I'll give it a solid 9.5
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
nice read   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by freko_frika
August 6th, 2008, 7:34am
i've just finished this manga and all i can say is..why didnt i come across it sooner!its really nice..i really like the main characters.Rei and Kira are so sweet together.ah true love.aside from love,there are some disturbing plots like suicide,mental sickness,the usual dark this series is definitely not your fluffy shoujo manga.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Mars is an extraordinary slice of life   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Gamezob
August 1st, 2008, 6:41pm
This manga was like a great novel. It took me on a realistic journey of the trials tribulations but most importantl, the love involved in in life. It showed me that love is not all about romance and infatuation - it also includes accepting everything about your partner including their past because that is what makes you who you are. Mars also showed me that someone can still get close to their parents even after a turbulant childhood, that you can get over the mistakes of the past and form stronger bonds as two adults as apposed to parent and child.
AWESOME manga, it may not be perfect but it gets a "10" from me. i can't wait to read it again
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Great Manga   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Koiya
July 16th, 2008, 11:28am
Loved the plot, the whole manga was very well done... (fangirl moment) i totally love Rei's character/personality... makes you wonder if he was based on a real person...
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by bishielurfer
July 7th, 2008, 10:28pm
I've always held the opinion that Mars is one of-if not the-best shoujo mangas out there. I intend to reread it very soon.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Cerulean
June 30th, 2008, 11:55pm
this manga is sophisticated, romantic to the appropriate extend, funny, balanced, smart, interesting, and so much more...the relationships are very well-developed...the characters were explored in each of their own way, so that in the end, you can't help but love them all (even the bastardly antagonist)'s mellow, strong, sad, joyous, and completed on so many levels.....this is one of those manga that once finished, you have to let out a satisfying sigh, feeling completely full-filled, yet still lingering a sense of wanting for more.....this just an amazing of the rare fews that actually teaches you something about life....
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Previous Page Pages (14) [ First ... 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 ... Last ] Next Page
Show  entries per page 

You must login to comment for this series! Register an account.
Manga Search