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Anata no Tame nara doko Made mo  
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In the Anata no Tame nara doko Made mo series:

V.1 - Anata no Tame nara doko Made mo

1-6) Anata no Tame nara doko Made mo
Detective Takachiho Takumi had finally caught the elusive criminal Nanami Youichi after chasing him all the way to a remote island. But what will happen to the pair of them when they accidentally miss the ferry home?

7) Magical Shitsuji (Magical Butler)
The Butler Tsuruhami tries to turn away a door-to-door salesman, but it won't happen that easly...

8) Non-non
Ishimaru and Yamada have been friends since the beginning of high school. Yet the closer they get, the more... awkward their friendship becomes!

9) Non-non no Nochi (Non-non the after)
Will Ishimura and Yamada be able to consume their love?

10) Non-non-non
Sequel to both "Non-non" and "Non-non no Nochi".

11) Anatadoko Bangai-hen: Naraku Izuko Emaki

V.2 - Naraku Izuko Emaki (Picture Scroll of Somewhere in Hell)

From Yaoi Is Life:
Anata no Tame nara doko Made mo: Heian Style Special

The serious and straight-laced government official of the Capital and Officer in the Right Division of Inner Palace Guards, Takachiho no Takumi, just can't ignore the annoying fake onmyouji, Nanatsumi no Hirokazu, who keeps hitting on him. And now he's forced to work on an accident involving ayakashis! But for the pervert Nanatsumi, he uses every chance he has to turn the situation into a dirty one!


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Associated Names
奈落何処絵巻 あなたのためならどこまでも 平安調スペシャル
Crazy Affair (French)
If It's for You, No Matter How Far...
Magical Butler
Naraku Izuko Emaki
Non-non no Nochi
Picture Scroll of Somewhere in Hell

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Latest Release(s)
c.Oneshot by Momocha Scans (214d ago)
v.1 c.Extra (end) by Ichinko Scans (573d ago)
c.Extras 1-3 + Calendar by Ichinko Scans (696d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
2 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?

Anime Start/End Chapter

User Reviews


User Rating
Average: 8.5 / 10.0 (347 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.34 / 10.0
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Last Updated
February 14th 2016, 10:25pm PST



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Hanaoto (Houbunsha)
Hanaoto DX (Houbunsha)
Love & Technique (Houbunsha)

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Monthly Pos #937 increased(+62)
3 Month Pos #1018 increased(+33)
6 Month Pos #1027 decreased(-185)

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Really loved it.   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by Minischew
January 3rd, 2016, 10:07pm
The art style is very refreshing. The characters aren't that original, but the author's execution of said cliched characters is well-done, and still makes me love them nonetheless.

For instance, this manga has the tag "dishonest protagonist." And yes, Takachiho is definitely a tsundere. However, his dishonesty is not excessively emphasized. Although he hits Nanami once or twice (which Nanami deserves, tbh), he doesn't go into some ridiculous "rage mode" to hide his embarrassment. In fact, when Nanami isn't (sexually) tormenting him, his dishonesty quite subdued, and I personally found this subtlety much more adorable.

(Very slight spoilers for V2)
Spoiler (mouse over to view)
For instance, Takachiho buys fish, and uses it as an excuse (snacks to eat) to try and go visit Nanami.

I found this story a bit lacking plot-wise. I don't mind it so much in V2, where it's obvious that 99% of the focus is purely on comedy. However, in V1, there are moments when the author tries to be more serious. Hence, the poor plot disappointed me a bit.

(Major spoilers for V1)
Spoiler (mouse over to view)
Nanami says that because he fell in love, he realized how wrong his actions were, and was therefore willing to hand himself in. However, when Takachiho fails to be honest and reciprocate Nanami's affection, Nanami betrays him and leaves him handcuffed (naked) on a hotel bed. I understand Nanami's feelings: he's disappointed that Takachiho doesn't trust him despite his conviction. However, if he was truly feeling sorry about what he did, shouldn't he have still gone to the police station? Was his repentance merely an act for Takachiho?

Meanwhile, Takachiho, despite having a strong sense of justice, quickly accepts and trusts Nanami after this act. Also, his complaint is not that Nanami ran away from his punishment, but instead that Nanami ran away from him and left him alone. So once Nanami reassures him and the two confess to each other again, everything is fine.

So while I initially planned to give this manga a 10, I took a point off and reduced it to a 9. Even with this flaw, I'd still recommend this manga. After all, I read it twice-- in one sitting.

... Last updated on January 3rd, 2016, 10:15pm
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Rating: N/A
by dyn69
March 27th, 2015, 1:21am
she has really-really-reeeeaaally great ideas in her every mangas.
however... the art is not to my liking. the art really bothers me a lot. everytime i try to read and going deeper to the story, i always failed. just because the chara's face gave me an "errrghh~" sensation >>>.<<<
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Somethin special   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Targenor
April 1st, 2013, 12:41pm
I am really glad to read this manga! The art, the style is pretty special, I can not compare it to anything else, and I got to like the characters within a few pages. I laughed a lot, and I do not think that anybody else could paint in this way the people suffering from strong wind XD
I am looking forward for other mangas of Nakamura Asumiko sensei!
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Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by Kinky-Chan
January 12th, 2013, 1:24am
Okay, I admit that this cracks me up. I was laughing a lot. Even though I couldn't really stand the art but the humour got the better me. I liked the plot, since I never read something like this before, what with the "criminal-detective duo" runaway. Really. I never read anything like that before and that's why, the plot is seemly new to me. I kinda liked it, although the plot itself wasn't deep and it's pretty light, not intense or anything.

The humour was great and it wasn't lame, which brought a smile to my face. That said, I didn't really like the art, although it is quite unique. But anyway, it's a good read. Really light and enjoyable!
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Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by wilhelminac
February 21st, 2012, 12:15am
Although I cannot stand Nakamura's art style I have to say that the dialogue really surprised me as it is really funny in places. The comedy is fast-paced and witty. Even if the characters are cliched I like the way that the mangaka pokes fun at the genre in the last chapter. Wish I enjoyed her art more!

... Last updated on August 15th, 2012, 10:46pm
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Not that typical.   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by lifeincircuit
August 25th, 2011, 10:00pm
I really did not find this to be typical, past maybe the overall plot line. The *way* the story is written and illustrated brings it to an entirely different level which feels fresh and not at all cliche. It has sort of a wry sense of humor about it, which I don't see that often in yaoi. I definitely enjoyed this, though it was maybe a few steps away from brilliant. I loved the art, personally, though I imagine it wouldn't suit everyone.
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Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by Oriolidae
February 7th, 2010, 3:03pm
Mmh, I liked the artwork - but I can imagine that many would think of it as weird. The plot is cliché, but you read on nonetheless. biggrin

The story is rather lighthearted, but that is okay, when the alternative would be same plot but where the criminal rapes the other person and forces him (or her, if in another genre) to become his. In this story it's more reasonable why they'd start to develop feelings for each other.

A fine and sweet read, but the plot isn't astounding.

... Last updated on February 7th, 2010, 3:04pm
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If it's for you, no matter how far...   
Rating: 7.0 / 10.0
by akari_mizunashi
January 29th, 2010, 10:03am
It's always great to see another Nakamura work scanlated. She's certainly one of the most talented people working in the yaoi genre today, from her gorgeously gothish, fluid art style to her dark storytelling. This, however, isn't one of her better works. Although her art style lends it freshness, the story is just yaoi cliché chosen for the highest probability of kinky sex. If it was done in the conventional yaoi art style, it would fit in quite nicely with the rest of the sludge that is most of the genre - and I wouldn't touch it with a stick. That said, she has one powerfully refreshing art style, and thanks to it I rather enjoyed this piece.
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pretty good i must say   
Rating: 7.0 / 10.0
by takitogr
January 7th, 2010, 5:34am
i bet this is paradise for BL fangirls....i'm not one but i quite enjoyed that

art is very stylish but some ppl might not like has a weird flowing dynamic to's more reminiscent of non-non by this mangaka rather than her manga published at gothic lolita bible...

the story is fine and the misunderstandings,lies and comedy in general are quite enjoyable

i think this title CAN be enjoyed by ppl who are not really into shounen-ai but are not offended by the genre...everything are portrayed in an elegant artistic way so it might be of interest to ppl who don't like at all most of the shounen-ai (like me)
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Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by gofl
July 14th, 2009, 11:25pm
Finally I can find some of Nakamura-sensei's works that include yaoi XD

Anata no Tame nara doko Made mo seems to be a funny and promise one.

Looking forward to the next chapter. I'll update this comment later when I have more informations.
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