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1/2 Prince  
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From The Little Corner:

It is the year 2100 A.D., and humans have developed a virtual reality game with a realism level of 99%. Feng Lan, due to a bet with her twin brother, vows to succeed in playing the game without using her "female benefits." Due to this, she becomes the first and only female to play as a male character in "Second Life." As her infamy rises as a bloodthirsty warrior, can she keep her identity a secret from her real life acquaintances whom she has beaten up?


Related Series
1/2 Prince (Novel) (Adapted From)

Associated Names
Наполовину принц
½ 王子
½ Prince
1/2 Принц
1/2 王子
1/2 Hoàng Tử
1/2 Princas
1/2 Wangzi
1|2 Prince
Half Prince

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Latest Release(s)

Status in Country of Origin
15 Volumes (Ongoing)

Completely Scanlated?

Anime Start/End Chapter

User Reviews

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User Rating
Average: 8.6 / 10.0 (1513 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.56 / 10.0
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Last Updated
December 8th 2014, 4:51am PST

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Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Dragon Youth (Tong Li)

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Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #324 increased(+23)
Monthly Pos #289 increased(+11)
3 Month Pos #213 decreased(-31)
6 Month Pos #197 decreased(-47)

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How much left 56 days, 21 hours, 22 minutes ago
Guileastos or Wicked 56 days, 23 hours, 29 minutes ago
Romance 550 days, 6 hours, 10 minutes ago
How does the manhua compare to the novel? 855 days, 2 hours, 11 minutes ago
Rurouni Kenshin Cameo 904 days, 20 hours, 15 minutes ago

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It's a steep hill down there   
Rating: 5.0 / 10.0
by blackmokona
February 16th, 2013, 11:09pm
Yeah I agree so much with the people who said it went downhill like no tomorrow. 1/2 Prince started off funny and exciting, and it bounced characters off each other in many-people groups. For me, the part where it jumped the shark was the singing competition + love triangle, because the romance was kind of forewarned, but the wish fulfillment singing literally came out of nowhere. It turned shoujo on me, which, shoujo is fine, but it isn't what I signed up for. It isn't what the series could do well. In fact, it's what the series fails fails fails at. It ceased to be about good friends who have ridiculous fun together.

... Last updated on February 16th, 2013, 11:11pm
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Good :)   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by LuvMangas21
October 23rd, 2012, 12:08am
I love the plot hehe though i won't spoil anything but this is one of my fav manhua of all time
and i would read either the novel or manhua again anytime^^
meatbun was my favourite pet~ smile hope you read it and enjoy the manhua too!
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Rating: 6.8 / 10.0
by Oriolidae
June 29th, 2012, 1:56am
What I enjoyed about this manhua was probably the theme; online rpg. It's something most of my generation can relate to (or in other forms, such as online chat worlds etc.). It was always kinda exciting trying to guess who people were in reality.

But this taste for online worlds biases me quite a bit. And I must say, 1/2 Prince is nowhere near perfect. It's also way too boring that all the teammates oh-so-surprisingly stay in the same rather small area in reality. I also find the later turns of events a bit dragging and .hack series-ish.

But nonetheless, it entertained me well enough (atm ch56) and it's an easy read, since there is no deeper plot or unexpected plot twists. Worth reading, but don't expect anything revolutionary.

... Last updated on June 29th, 2012, 1:57am
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i really love this :)   
Rating: N/A
by kaiisawesome
June 1st, 2012, 8:39am
It's a series that both girls and boys can enjoy biggrin
There are lots of action, and funny scenes, and all the characters are just amazing. Actually, there's not a single character in this series that I dislike. The heroine is Xiao Lan, and she's just funny and cool. Her game counterpart (Prince) is really good-looking.
Basically, this series is very action-packed with a cast of enjoyable characters and lots of funny scenarios.
There's also a love triangle between Prince (Xiao Lan), Wicked (Ling Bin) and Gui. I find romance of the main character in this series hilarious cause she's a dude in the game, so it's basically just one hilarious love triangle between three boys. But Prince is really a girl, and she hides her identity in real life. This makes the romance in the series more interesting.
The happenings start to become insane about halfway through the series, but it's set in a game world, so it just feels kinda natural xD

Recommended. smile
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a lot better than expected   
Rating: N/A
by MinM66
May 6th, 2012, 5:09pm
I think its quiet fitting that it has Shoujo and Shounen, it is a very ambiguous, while one moment will feel like a shoujo another will feel like a shounen, takes the best from both worlds (shoujo romance, Shounen fighting) and combines it into a great story with romance, betrayal, conquest, and adventure. I actually dropped this a while back because my friend was making fun of me for reading it and the beginning chapters were a bit stale, but I picked it up again and around volume 4 or 5 i fell in love with it while it reminds me a bit of yureka, it isnt a blatant ripoff of it it does its own thing if you liked yureka you will enjoy this if you can get past the gender bender and "yaoi" character that is mostly used for comic relief

... Last updated on May 6th, 2012, 5:16pm
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used to love it but recently....   
Rating: 7.0 / 10.0
by lalalarry
April 2nd, 2012, 1:37am
when i first started reading 1/2 prince, i loved it but recent chapters have been pretty average
for starters, i feel like more emphasis needs to be placed on the real world not just the game
and the plot is starting to get very predictable and has just lost it's touch.
who knows though, perhaps it will get better? i hope so
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Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by Penpendesarapen
January 29th, 2012, 6:16am
I read it all in one go and I never got bored, it was awesome. I love the dictator, very handsome. the main lead is very charming and unique biggrin
the only sad thing now is i'll be waiting with everyone for it to update. (i hope updates for this manga is fast)
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Rating: N/A
by Gynok
January 29th, 2012, 4:19am
As a gamer, I love this.
I've been hooked from the first chapter and would encourage anyone to give this a read, it'll be the best decision you've made all week.

... Last updated on April 3rd, 2013, 8:44am
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Okay read   
Rating: N/A
by Chokolade
December 26th, 2011, 11:06am
I used to be obsessed with this, until I went ahead and spoiled the ending for myself. So, please take a leaf from my book and don't read any spoilers!

Anyway, it's a fun read even if there doesn't seem to be a strong plot or purpose. Prince looks super handsome when killing, but otherwise is dense and slightly idiotic. And is a girl is real life. Which brings up the whole shounen ai thing because to me, even if he is a girl in real life, Prince has a full male body in the game and Gui is in love only with "Prince". I sense fanservice here...
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The beginning was great, but...   
Rating: 7.3 / 10.0
by hotcocoa
December 7th, 2011, 1:05am
Spoiler (mouse over to view)
... when Prince won his little city after the guild wars, EVERYTHING went down. The story went into a whole NPC rights/activism kind of bs and it became annoying and uninteresting. If the story had to take on a serious note, this plot twist wasn't a very good way to pull it off.

I wish they still did the occasional scene change to what happens irl too. From how the manhua's going, it looks like they're sleeping forever just to play this game.

It's quite a shame though; this started as a hilarious comic!

Tl;dr - I really wish that the story was different from about volume 5 onwards.

... Last updated on December 18th, 2011, 2:10pm
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