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Takumi-kun Series  
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From Forever More:
Shidou highschool Institute is an all-boys dormitory school located far from the city inside the mountains. Takumi, who is going out with the famous Gii - Saki Giichi in the academy, has a secret which no one knows...

Series goes on like that:
1. June Pride - licensed by Blu (September 2007)
2. Barefoot Waltz - licensed by Blu (December 2007)
3. Tales out of Season - licensed by Blu (March 2008)
4. Bibou no Detail
5. Jealousy
6. Hanachiru Yoru ni Kimi wo Omoeba
7. Pure
8. Pure 2

June Pride:
Far away from the city, deep within the mountains, sits the all-boys high school, Shidou Academy. In years past, this school housed only the sons of the most elite families in the country, but these days it welcomes all into its historic halls. Takumi, a boy from humble origins, prepares to begin his second year at the school. Held back by psychological issues, Takumiís indifferent attitude has garnered him no friends and the reputation as a cold fish. Then along comes Gui, a wealthy and charismatic student born in America. Gui is the only person who doesnít see Takumi as odd, and the two become friends. But how will the two cope when Gui confesses his love to Takumi? And can the couple survive the revelation of the secret behind the psychological problems that plague Takumi?

Barefoot Waltz:
17 year-old violin prodigy, Sachi, has scheduled a performance at Shidou Academy that has all the student body abuzz. This is especially true for Takumi who gave up the violin, but has nevertheless been an ardent admirer of Sachi for years. When the two become friends, how will it affect Takumiís relationship with Gui? And what is the true reason behind Sachiís visit to Shidou Academy?

Tales out of Season:
When Takumi and Gui hear an odd sound in the science lab late one night, they discover a photograph that leads them to a mystery involving the school clock tower. Is the school haunted by a vengeful ghost? Or is someone hiding a dark secret? And when the couple spends their first Christmas together, will Gui play the role of Santa and fulfill all of Takumi's desires?


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Associated Names
Ano, Hareta Aozora
Bibou no Detail
Hadashi no Waltz
Hanachiru Yoru ni Kimi wo Omoeba
Jealousy (OHYA Kazumi)
June Pride
Kisetsu Hazure no Kaidan
Takumi Kun Series

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Latest Release(s)
v.4 c.3 by Drop3njoy Scan (776d ago)
v.4 c.1-2 by Drop3njoy Scan (911d ago)
v.2 c.3-7 by Forever More (3427d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
8 Volumes (ongoing)

Completely Scanlated?

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User Rating
Average: 8 / 10.0 (52 votes)
Bayesian Average: 7.5 / 10.0
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Last Updated
August 8th 2013, 10:00pm PST



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English Publisher
Blu (3 Volumes - Defunct)

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #1049 increased(+101)
Monthly Pos #1627 increased(+561)
3 Month Pos #2611 increased(+751)
6 Month Pos #3952 increased(+566)

List Stats
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On 210 wish lists
On 18 unfinished lists
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by akari_mizunashi
February 12th, 2011, 10:40pm
Ah, situational homosexuality. It's fun and great for making everyone-is-gay shounen-ai seem slightly more plausible.
But what do I care about plausibility? This series is good clean fun along the lines of Only the Ring Finger Knows, and I'm loving it.

What I don't get is why the author decided to sum up all the interesting parts of the story (culture shock, unrequited love, confession, intrigue, girly-boy knife fight) in a choppy 18-page prologue and then spend the rest of the series detailing the boring everyday lives of a situationally gay couple, but I like it.

... Last updated on February 12th, 2011, 10:55pm
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Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by blueseeker
February 27th, 2008, 7:12pm
Am loving this series is just really good and light hearted. Yes there is some drama sometimes but it still light not overly and i really enjoy the art.
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