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Rutta to Kodama  
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From September Scanlations:

1-3, 6-21) Rutta to Kodama
Ruizaki Takao has a new roommate: transfer student Miyagi Kodama. Ruizaki's a rough guy who gets into fights all the time, but he's gentler around Kodama (who gives him the nickname 'Rutta'), and the two eventually become close friends—until one day, out of the blue, Rutta confesses that he's in love with Kodama…and thus begins their relationship. A beautiful, humorous school-life BL manga detailing the pair's blossoming relationship, with its ups and downs and everything in between.

4-5) Torao and Tatsumi
The 'Western Tiger' Torao and the 'Western Dragon' Tatsumi are not only two of the strongest guys in the city they're also childhood friends.


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Rutta & Kodama
Rutta and Kodama

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v.3 c.20-21 (end) by September Scanlations (1781d ago)
v.3 c.19 by September Scanlations (1782d ago)
v.3 c.18 by September Scanlations (1795d ago)
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3 Volumes (Complete)

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User Rating
Average: 8.7 / 10.0 (609 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.59 / 10.0
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Last Updated
February 12th 2017, 9:16pm PST



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ciel tres tres (Kadokawa Shoten)

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Fluffy and relaxing   
Rating: 7.0 / 10.0
by Kurarara
April 12th, 2016, 8:01am
This is such a sweet yaoi. It is one of those sweet ones that don't have a lot of unnecessary drama, and just decided to be a simple story about two blovers.
I Like those ones where the uke wants sex as much as the seme. I also liked how it had another hetero couple, and if there was a story about that couple, I would definitely read it.
The uke was smart, and even though he was cute, he wasn't all stupid and weak. He was very very cute, yet smart.
The seme was tall and handsome and 'manly', but he was also very cute in his own way. Loved every moment of it, and all the sex scenes were satisfying.

Tl;dr: recommended i:
f you wanna take a break from heavy stpries and instead read simple story with likable characters, a lot of sex and fluff.
Also, art is gorgeous.

... Last updated on August 3rd, 2016, 4:55pm
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by aominnie
January 23rd, 2016, 9:42am
This has to be one of the fluffiest manga I've ever read in general. It's a nice break from super serious business stories. Their relationship is pretty sweet and adorable, the art is nice and it's a lovely read if you're looking for something relaxing.

... Last updated on January 23rd, 2016, 9:43am
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One of the best   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Verito.S
May 18th, 2015, 6:58pm
This one of the best, really, at first you're like: This is cute, but then you realize it's kinda deep! and they really love each other. I love it! (and I don't go around giving 10 ratings around!)

... Last updated on October 30th, 2016, 1:49pm
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Cute, but Boring.   
Rating: 5.0 / 10.0
by F0rcefi3ld
July 30th, 2014, 5:48pm
I'm in love with the sidestory in this one (chapter 4-5). My rating would've been at least an 8 or 9 if it was the sidestory alone. The uke was tough, the seme was cool, and both of them cared about each other and showed it. The uke's kiddie tag-a-long friends were awesome and definitely a highlight next to the relationship. There should've been more of this story and cut down on the main story.

The main story was a chore to read. Like some other comments said, the main couple got together quickly and the rest was just fluff. I don't mind fluff. I LOVE fluff. But on the condition that I actually care about the couple. The main couple's romance developed too fast in the beginning and not convincingly either (or with loads of chemistry) so I didn't really care about them therefore with the rest of the story left to read and it already oozing sugary sweetness that didn't connect to me, I thought "meh". Truthfully, I didn't finish this.

... Last updated on July 30th, 2014, 6:13pm
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by NightAir
April 22nd, 2014, 9:11pm
Cute story with cute characters. Its little individual streak is its pure earnestness of its characters, and how it chooses to deal with jealousy, and the fallings of relationships throughout the kinds of veins in the later chapters. Not too big of a drama fest, but it does help it stand out from being just an obscure just-to-enjoy-plain-manga type.
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eh, cute i guess   
Rating: N/A
by gwkimmy
October 26th, 2013, 1:34pm
the characters get together really quickly and arbitrarily, it seems, and then the rest of the story is just their fluffy couple time and their high school antics.

its cute i guess, but i wanted more substance and chemistry to their relationship than just "oh you're friendly to me, i like you." meh. whatever.
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Thumbs up!   
Rating: N/A
by despelucada
July 1st, 2013, 6:47pm
Okay, so maybe there weren't a lot of comedic moments or interesting plot twists, but I just love this manga. We get to see their relationship grow (with lots of sweet moments) and see how they discover more about each other.

AND the "seme" isn't some alpha-hole, the "uke" isn't an annoying crybaby or scaredy cat, and there's a refreshing lack angst... thank god (or I guess Fujitani-sama in this case).

...although, now that I think about it, I could've totally done without the misunderstandings/lack of communication in the 3rd volume, that was kinda sucky. A rating of 8 then.
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by sandyatthebeach1
June 23rd, 2013, 10:17pm
Sweet, sexy, and fluffy with lovable characters that grow. I love how the mangaka let us watch Kodama and Rutta grow throughout the years, and left us with a scene of their lives after high school. Kodama and Rutta are such likable characters- they just both have an honest charm to them. Definitely recommended. Although it's nothing extraordinary or innovative, it still had that little something that made reading it completely worthwhile.
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Rating: 7.5 / 10.0
by letterbee96
June 16th, 2013, 10:44am
I've read a lot of school romance yaoi. And I mean A LOT. This is just a typical yaoi manga to me. BUT I do appreciate the long chapters a lot. There isn't much depth but the fluffiness is enough tomake this manga a satisfying read. It's a good manga for Yaoi-starters.

In a nutshell,
a) Good, clean art
b) Cliche plot
c) Packed full of fluffiness

Good for starters though a bit dull for those long-term fujoshis....
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plain and boring...   
Rating: 3.0 / 10.0
by mimi639
May 21st, 2013, 5:53pm
ok i get that some stories are nice and fluffy, and everyone it's happy and there's no drama just love and love, but this one didn't even had comedy! kind of boring with everyone just being happy and all.. -.-' so... im gonna say neeeext! , cause i already forgot this one..
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