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Kaibutsu Ouji  
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Description
1. Sanbika
In a far country ruled by a beautiful Duke who seems to have formed a peculiar relationship with his right hand, Lord Yuri, there are cases of unexplained deaths... they would involve a vampire according to the spreading rumour.

2. Killing Moon

3. Life of the Machine
Koreya Takane, a famous scientist, had enough of the constant obligations required by his position when all he really wants is to be left alone with his work. That's how, in order to satisfy his taste for solitude, he build up a mechanical clone of himself... But what if it becomes impossible to distinguish the replica from the original man in the end?

4. Prince of Monster
A kind prince with strange red eyes who had been locked up by his uncle decides to end his misery... without knowing the grief it'll cause to his brother. He suddenly reappears 13 years after but what if he really has become the “Prince of Monster” as he used to be called?

5. Bye-Bye Mizuhara

Type
Manga

Related Series
Sanbika (Spin-Off)

Associated Names
怪物王子
Farewell, Mizuhara
Killing Moon (MOTONI Modoru)
Monster Prince
Prince of Monster
Vita Maquinicalis

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Latest Release(s)
v.1 c.5 (end) by Nakama (2091d ago)
v.1 c.3-4 by Essence of Purity (4064d ago)
v.1 c.2 by Essence of Purity & NoDeadline (4064d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
1 Volume (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?
Yes

Anime Start/End Chapter
N/A

User Reviews
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User Rating
Average: 7.4 / 10.0 (74 votes)
Bayesian Average: 7.22 / 10.0
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Last Updated
July 2nd 2012, 2:15pm PST


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Year
1998

Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Magazine Zero (Biblos)

Licensed (in English)
No

English Publisher
N/A

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #1103 increased(+269)
Monthly Pos #2861 decreased(-204)
3 Month Pos #3784 increased(+872)
6 Month Pos #5941 increased(+75)

List Stats
On 104 reading lists
On 196 wish lists
On 355 completed lists
On 7 unfinished lists
On 142 custom lists

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<333   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by gasuki
February 14th, 2011, 11:25pm
<3333 Prince of Monster!!!!
it moves me so much and i almost cried!!!!!

i also LOVE Life of the Machine too. it was so twisted and everything <33

if they were to have continued, i would totally love to read it. ^^ i love the art in these set of one shots and the i love each story for they are really different and twisted.
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Not something I'd forget   
Rating: 8.5 / 10.0
by gloomy_gloo
March 15th, 2010, 9:38pm
I agree with MightyMaeve below that this is definitely not for the faint of heart. There's lots of explicit blood and gore, not to mention it is very DARK and psychologically twisted.

I think that there are some yaoi that tries to be psychological but fails; however, this isn't one of them. All of the stories are wonderfully executed and you really get to taste the complicated depth of the human psych. There is no straight-forward happy ending or midway fluff to soften the disturbing level of each story.

I can't admire enough the brilliance of these plots; they are all so original and meaningful, bringing out the dark sides of human nature that is rare in yaoi. It is a perfect mixture of angst, horror, psychology, and romance.

I'd really recommend this to anyone who wants something different and memorable.

... Last updated on March 15th, 2010, 9:39pm
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Psychological and Lush Aestheticism; Dark Fairy Tales   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by MightyMaeve
December 22nd, 2009, 8:46am
This collection is not for the faint of heart, nor is it for those who like happy, cheerful tales.

It most certainly will appeal to those who like to investigate the darker psyche of desires and motivations. It is gory at times, and always absolutely masterfully spun. Motoni-sensei's tales are not strictly yaoi; she uses women in her fantastical tales as well.

The illustrations are crafted with detail and precision; each one is full of beautiful emotion and at times leans toward euro-gore. The dialogue and the illustrations combine to something quite sublime.

The only one shot that doesn't quite match the essence of the rest of the dark tales is 'Bye, Bye, Mizuhara.' It does have a yearning theme to it, and the characters are both rough and real men, but their story certainly doesn't fall in the 'horror' category.

An amazing collection in my estimation.

... Last updated on December 22nd, 2009, 8:47am
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