manga04_jpg login_tab_left_jpg
Username:   Password:    Forgot Password?
Try out our new iPhone application!
Manga Poll
What is your main goal in life?
Fortune (money, property, etc.)
Health (well-being, strength, long life, etc.)
Spirituality (religion, enlightenment, etc.)
Knowledge (academic, technical, etc.)
Power (leader, politician, etc.)
Fame (celebrity, hero, etc.)
Beauty (fashion, body, etc.)
Infamy (crime, etc.)
Relationships (marriage, children, friends, etc.)
Career (desired job, high position, etc.)
I am content
I am unsure
See Old Polls

Manga is the Japanese equivalent of comics
with a unique style and following. Join the revolution! Read some manga today!

Coded in ConTEXT

Join #baka-updates

RSS Feed
center_left_tab Manga Info center_right_tab
ALL    A    B    C    D    E    F    G    H    I    J    K    L    M    N    O    P    Q    R    S    T    U    V    W    X    Y    Z   
Kuro (Somato)  
Login to add items to your list, keep track of your progress, and rate series!
This manga is about the black cat "Kuro" and the lone girl "Coco" living together in a large mansion. Cute, fun and somehow eerie... Check out this full-color manga full of mysteries!

Original webmanga can be found here


Related Series

Associated Names


Groups Scanlating

Latest Release(s)
v.3 c.Extra 1 by Kokushoku Scans (424d ago)
c.195-198 by Kokushoku Scans (424d ago)
c.191-194 by Kokushoku Scans (438d ago)
Search for all releases of this series

Status in Country of Origin
3 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?

Anime Start/End Chapter

User Reviews


User Rating
Average: 8.7 / 10.0 (163 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.35 / 10.0
 28% (46 votes)
 29% (48 votes)
 26% (42 votes)
 12% (19 votes)
 2% (3 votes)
 2% (4 votes)
 0% (0 votes)
 0% (0 votes)
 0% (0 votes)
 1% (1 votes)

Last Updated
May 2nd 2017, 1:21am PST



Category Recommendations





Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Aoharu (Shueisha)
Tonari no Young Jump (Shueisha)

Licensed (in English)

English Publisher

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #672 increased(+235)
Monthly Pos #1629 increased(+132)
3 Month Pos #1758 increased(+334)
6 Month Pos #2455 increased(+212)

List Stats
On 539 reading lists
On 278 wish lists
On 286 completed lists
On 14 unfinished lists
On 137 custom lists

Note: You must be logged in to update information on this page.

Forum Posts
No topics currently in the forum, view the forum or add a new topic now.

tickmark preloadxmark preloadxmark preload
User Comments [ Order by usefulness ]

You must login to comment for this series! Register an account.

Really Good   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by LUEser
April 16th, 2017, 8:49pm
Extremely simple read that depicts the everyday life of a little girl and her oddball black cat that seems to be possessed. The most unique part of this manga is the transition: it is not a one-flow storyline but rather the every page is consistent of with how she spends her day and how the people secretly treats her. Great simple art that you can appreciate along with the simple story. It's actually a pretty good take of parasitical possession.

Take your time to read it. You won't regret it.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by MondSemmel
August 20th, 2016, 1:05pm
This manga had an absolutely great beginning, with the first half essentially being a genre mashup of both cuteness and tragedy/horror/apocalypse. The world itself is like a subdued, moe version of the setting (though not the plot) of Attack on Titan.

The second half of the manga, in contrast, feels far too short, and the ending in particular could have easily been 30+ pages longer than it actually was. The world just seemed kind of under-explored. A pity. The result is a good manga, but it could've been amazing.

... Last updated on August 20th, 2016, 1:08pm
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Eery yet strangely heartwarming   
Rating: N/A
by Dr. Love
August 5th, 2016, 4:04pm
This story has a unique unsettling way of making you think something is wrong but you can't quite put your finger on it. The cute character designs contract nicely with this ominous atmosphere. Being entirely full-color makes it stand out and the short length makes for a brief entertaining read.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Bizarre, beautiful, frightening, adorable   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by cecropiamoth
April 6th, 2015, 6:23pm
There are few things in the world more frightening than cute little girls in danger. When the girl does not KNOW she's in danger, and displays the happy innocence of a child who's always been safely cared for, it's worse. For that reason, this story would be very hard to read, if it weren't for one additional factor -- the amazing drawing in this manga, which consists mostly of gorgeous full-color pages, featuring the cutest children imaginable, and lovely, impeccably-rendered settings.

I don't know how this is going to end, and I fear a sad, maybe awful, outcome, but in the meantime I see this story as symbolic. Life often places bad things around us that we don't notice. Only in retrospect do we see they were there. And sometimes we also see that our blindness at the time was blessed.

This is a very rare kind of manga. I think it provides just about the highest manga art I've discovered coming out of Japan, surpassed in my experience only by YOKOHAMA KAIDASHI KIKOU.

... Last updated on July 28th, 2016, 5:59pm
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by bakerygirl
March 9th, 2014, 5:23am
That's all I can say for now. The story revolves around a girl, Coco, and her cat, Kuro. The cat doesn't seem very much like one though. Though, the readers have been given many hints till now, I haven't been able to arrive at any concrete conclusions. But my speculations are going to keep me occupied. looking forward to more of this ^^
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Worth the read   
Rating: N/A
by starsked
February 28th, 2014, 6:24pm
This series is very cute and quick to read. Each chapter is a single page, all of them colored beautifully and well detailed.
I really look forward to know what happened to Coco in the past!
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Show  entries per page 

You must login to comment for this series! Register an account.
Manga Search