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Toukyou Eighties  
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Description
It's the story of a trip from a teens league of friends in Tokyo of the 80's till today, mirroring their paths and relationships.

Type
Manga

Related Series
N/A

Associated Names
東京エイティーズ
東京80年代
Tokyo 80s
Tokyo Eighties
Tokyo80s
TokyoEighties

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Latest Release(s)

Status in Country of Origin
11 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?
No

Anime Start/End Chapter
N/A

User Reviews
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User Rating
Average: 5.8 / 10.0 (18 votes)
Bayesian Average: 6.51 / 10.0
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Last Updated
June 8th 2015, 3:25pm PST


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Artist(s)

Year
2003

Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Big Comic Superior (Shogakukan)

Licensed (in English)
No

English Publisher
N/A

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #1030 increased(+415)
Monthly Pos #2088 increased(+966)
3 Month Pos #5131 increased(+14)
6 Month Pos #5578 increased(+1694)

List Stats
On 53 reading lists
On 100 wish lists
On 6 completed lists
On 4 unfinished lists
On 27 custom lists

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Melancholic read   
Rating: 6.0 / 10.0
by great_k
March 13th, 2015, 2:37pm
The premise is our MC is a salary-man in the current day who after the death of a university friend of his, begins to reminisce about his uni days with the close group of friends he made. Most of the manga happens in the 80's with occasional flash forwards to the current day.
There in lies the main problem. We are informed early on that his romance with his love interest did not work out and he never really recovered from it. So you are essentially reading his story waiting for their relationship to crash at the back of your mind. Out of the other characters, it appears as though only one pair from uni actually make it as a couple, which is realistic because how many people end up marrying the person they liked in uni in real life.
The manga tries to be high energy with our characters leading active lives and most of the manga happens at clubs, party's, cruises, holiday resorts but even with this the manga still comes of as slightly depressing and melancholic with the foreshadowing of the modern day flash forwards.

... Last updated on March 13th, 2015, 2:37pm
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