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Bloody Kiss  
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Description
Katsuragi Kiyo inherits a mansion AND vampires from a grandmother she never met. How does her life change after her so called fortune?

This manga also contains an extra story in both volume 1 and 2:

Angel Koiuta (Angel Love Song)
Mizuho is a young girl who just had an argument with her boyfriend, Kei-chan. On the way home, she met a fallen guy from the greenhouse along with a guitar who called himself Tenshi. Mizuho took him home and asked him to form a group for the competition to win a cruise dinner so she could make up with Kei-chan. So will Mizuho get back together with her boyfriend or will something else spark?
This story was released as a oneshot in the furoku book Glittering X-Mas Story 2003.

Kyuuketsuki no Onegai (Please Mr. Vampire)
Miku heard that there is a place where you can ask to become beautiful. She wants to be beautiful to be able go to the dance with a boy she likes. However when she goes to this place it turns out that the person who can make her beautiful is a vampire and needs to drink her blood to do so. What will she do.....

Type
Manga

Related Series
N/A

Associated Names
ブラッディKISS
Angel Koiuta
Angel Love Song
Kyuuketsuki no Onegai
Please Mr. Vampire

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Latest Release(s)
c.Sidestory by Esthétique (2178d ago)
v.2 c.6 by Esthétique (2205d ago)
v.2 c.5 by Esthétique (2336d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
2 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?
Yes

Anime Start/End Chapter
N/A

User Reviews
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Forum
3 topics, 15 posts
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User Rating
Average: 7.8 / 10.0 (901 votes)
Bayesian Average: 7.77 / 10.0
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Last Updated
October 24th 2014, 9:41pm PST


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Year
2006

Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Hana to Yume (Hakusensha)

Licensed (in English)
Yes

English Publisher
Tokyopop (2 Volumes - Complete)

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #866 increased(+208)
Monthly Pos #1820 increased(+131)
3 Month Pos #2548 decreased(-7)
6 Month Pos #2777 decreased(-277)

List Stats
On 500 reading lists
On 422 wish lists
On 3208 completed lists
On 68 unfinished lists
On 227 custom lists

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Forum Posts
All about Bloody Kiss 1256 days, 10 hours, 9 minutes ago
Licensed in the US 2080 days, 17 hours, 52 minutes ago
Translation 2205 days, 3 hours, 57 minutes ago

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BLOODY kiss   
Rating: N/A
by Manga otaku
January 4th, 2009, 3:52pm
Haha! Bloody Kiss! It sounds like an English person is saying, " 'Bloody' Kiss," instead of the actual meaning which does involve blood. Just thought I would share that... biggrin
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Good as an introduction to the shoujo genre   
Rating: 5.0 / 10.0
by Celianna
April 9th, 2011, 11:58am
Bloody Kiss is a very generic shoujo manga. It's got most of the cliches in it, and most of the stereotypes as well. Characters are one dimensional and other than the occasional
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'OMG I can't decide if I want to be with him or not!'
, there is no character development going on.

The main girl, Kiyo, moves into a big mansion that houses two vampires. There is absolutely no explanation on vampires by the way, and Kiyo readily accepts them as real (realism is thrown out the window here). One of them sets his eyes on her and decides to make her his 'bride'. A bride means to be a bloodslave to the vampire forever, but in a romantic sense. Sort of, it still comes off as creepy. The mangaka wastes no time in getting this ball rolling, and basically it goes like this:

Girl moves in with vampires - vampire decides to make her bride - girl gets blood sucked a lot of times - girl needs to decide whether to become his bride.

That's the entire story of Bloody Kiss. Any other character aside from the main girl and guy, are stock characters to fill up pages with dialogue (the second vampire only exists to appear in one panel in an entire chapter), they're nothing interesting. Then in the second volume a new character gets introduced, Kiyo's childhood friend. At the time I thought finally, something interesting was going to happen, but no, it gets quickly pushed to the side and it's really just a missed moment of character development.

That said, while Bloody Kiss is generic with bland characters and almost no plot (lotsa pages with just blank panels or filled with flowers), it is a great way to get introduced to the shoujo genre, since it's so cliche that you'll only like this if it's one of your first shoujos, when everything is still fresh and new to you. If you've read many shoujos before, your opinion will probably be the same as mine.

Didn't like the art either, it seemed like the mangaka had a hard time drawing the main guy vampire, since every once in a while he'd look quite different than the panel before.
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amazing!!!   
Rating: N/A
by qtxchunsa
February 19th, 2008, 5:24pm
this manga was soooooooooooo awesome!! i mean, i loooove vampire stories and stuff^^ and the style of the mangaka is sooooo amazing too!!! im sooo jealous!!! TT^TT i mean, the girl was ok, but the vampire, kuroboshi, was sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo cute!!!!!! well, hot is a better word.. lol but the art is still sooo good.. ok.. the storyline.. umm... it was kinda weird because all of a sudden the guy just falls in love wit the girl for no reason... -_-ll well, there was a reason, but it was a very bad reason... but still.. the drawings made it worth it~ =333
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Recommended for vampire romance fans   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by carlemb
March 7th, 2010, 1:11am
I really loved this series, it has a lot of good things in it that make it a worthwhile read, things like a strong female lead, pretty artwork and cute romance. The only problem I had was that it was much too short, I would have liked a bit longer than two volumes with the characters. I definitely recommend this to anyone who likes manga like Vampire Knight.
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Kyaaa   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by shelleymallow
July 22nd, 2009, 7:10am
Bloody Kiss was probably one of the most favourable shoujo short mangas. It's pact with alot of pretty romance and the fact that a vamps in it gives it more thrill. Although i really wanted it to last longer, the story was pretty lovely. I really liked this manga and i shouldn't spoil it but Kiyo falls in love with the bishie vamp and i think they are so kwwl togetherr! And that karate kid was such a lauf for me, although some of you took him seriously and even as a love candidate (cough cough -hmm rite) but becoz of him, Kiyo's love grew stronger.

I reccommend this to everyone who likes romance and i really think most of you will enjoy it>>
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Sugoi   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by MaZzAx
January 7th, 2010, 7:59am
This is one of my all time favs! I had to order both volumes to have for my very own because I loved it soo much! The story was constantly gripping, the characters were great and the romance was super sweet. I also loved the art and the mangaka wrapped up the story really well. A full 10/10 for this one, definitely recommended!!
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Somewhat predictable   
Rating: 7.5 / 10.0
by Twilight_Moon
January 4th, 2008, 8:06pm
The story's predictable and pretty typical. Although it puts a little twist on the plot with vampires. Still a lot of shoujo cliches are used in this. But I still enjoyed it. The art was very well done - with very detailed characters and designs. Plus it was very cute the romance. Bottom line - This shoujo is sugary, sugar plumed and typical but cute. Recommended for new shoujo fans, but readers who enjoy mangas with emotional issues will not like this. Also, I agree with everyone else that this manga could have gone on longer.

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Yuck   
Rating: 3.0 / 10.0
by zengoats
January 22nd, 2013, 12:05am
Aside from Bloody Kiss suffering from the usual shoujo tropes (inexplicably sudden romance, bad boy love interest, strong-for-the-sake-of-being-strong lead, vampires, social outcasts, etc.), it also suffers from some flaws of its own. First, the "special" heroine. I absolutely hate it when mangakas (or any storyteller) feels the need to have their characters say that the protagonist is special in some way. It's totally unnecessary, and it looks ridiculous when you put such an obvious effort into fluffing up your lead. Second, what's with the pseudo-rape? I realize that nothing sexual happens, but the protagonist is forced into an intimate moment, and that was a little uncomfortable.
I just can't recommend this unless you're super into vampire romances, and you've already exhausted every other vampire romance manga in existence. Well, maybe not to that extent, but my point is that this genre has been done again and again, and this isn't even a very good rendition of it, so you might as well try something else.
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Decent enough   
Rating: 8.5 / 10.0
by SAimNE
December 27th, 2011, 1:14pm
Its a pretty sweet story and leaves a decent impression considering its only 2 volumes in length. Its a pretty standard vamp romance with a few small twists but there isn't anything bad about that... my only concern is the ending, it didn't really feel like the ending as you are unsure of whether or not that 5% chance ended up happening.... would have liked to see that but I guess its fine as is. Not the best but certainly not the worst, its worth a read.
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It's alright   
Rating: 6.0 / 10.0
by palumbo.eli
July 14th, 2011, 8:30pm
If you love vampires and shoujo manga, then I think you might enjoy this. There's nothing special about it, but it's a quick read and not a complete waste of time as there are cute moments and the art is nice to look at.
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