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Description
From Manga Abyss:

Japan's law enforcement has worsened, and bodyguards are a necessity in the new era. Asahi is employed as a bodyguard for Kisaragi Sakuya, the talented heir of a rich family. Asahi was brought up in downtown Tokyo, and she is very compassionate. But will she always be able to stand strong against the utterly cold Sakuya? This is a powerful, shoujo, bodyguard romance.

This is the one shot of the movie that Ito and Makoto starred in from W Juliet II.

Type
Manga

Related Series
W Juliet II (Adapted From)

Associated Names
グランドサン
伟大的太阳
阳光灿烂
陽光燦爛

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Latest Release(s)
v.3 c.Extra (end) by Midnight Scans (2832d ago)
v.3 c.17 by Midnight Scans (2834d ago)
v.3 c.16 by Midnight Scans (2835d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
3 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?
Yes

Anime Start/End Chapter
N/A

User Reviews
N/A

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User Rating
Average: 8 / 10.0 (454 votes)
Bayesian Average: 7.91 / 10.0
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Last Updated
April 27th 2017, 11:30am PST


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Year
2006

Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Hana to Yume (Hakusensha)

Licensed (in English)
No

English Publisher
N/A

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #847 increased(+48)
Monthly Pos #1330 increased(+18)
3 Month Pos #1487 increased(+9)
6 Month Pos #1528 increased(+146)

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On 646 reading lists
On 687 wish lists
On 1764 completed lists
On 80 unfinished lists
On 293 custom lists

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Ummm   
Rating: 6.0 / 10.0
by morphin007
February 22nd, 2010, 12:22pm
I really loved the start and the plot setting.
He could be something really good if...
I don't know how to said but th last part of the story is really boring. It's easy to predict what will happen and there is too much fate things that turn strange.
Spoiler (highlight to view)
Basically the main girl fall in love with a rich boy.
This rich boy had a gentle servant who was like his mother but run away when he was young.
It happen this servant was the girl mother and was a spy (damn the girl think she can't face the guy just because of that).
And it's not the end lol. (just here it was really good)
The father is the same father of the guy !
Damn the girl and the guy are siblings ! incest !
And not because the guy isn't the son by blood so all turn good for them in the end...
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Not bad!   
Rating: N/A
by cdjy
July 8th, 2012, 12:46am
Yes it was fairly predictable but all in all pretty well done! If you're looking for something unique and new storyline this probably isn't for you but if you're looking for just a nice easy, good read this is probably something you'd enjoy! biggrin
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Just so-so   
Rating: 7.5 / 10.0
by RaikaRai
October 21st, 2014, 5:16pm
The start of it is kinda boring, I fell asleep countless times just trying to finish reading one two chapters, but in the middle it got more interesting, I think that's when Asahi's past comes to play, then nearing the end, it somehow became mellow, like it became boring again, so to me this one wasn't very fascinating, it was ok, not bad, but not awesome.
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I just HAD to coment   
Rating: N/A
by Beaklini
July 13th, 2011, 12:59am
Seriously I just have to comment on this. I have to agree, there was almost nothing original to this manga. After reading Tokyo Crazy Paradise, the action here fails to surprise you and after reading Marmalade Boy, the incest stuff just isn't well thought out. The plot is predictable enough. But still, I liked the manga. I had just read W-Juliet I and II and I was really amazed by how the spin off turned out to be actually better then the main story. I mean the characters had actual deepness. Not some simple classic shoujo stereotype.
I must admit, the mangaka has gotten a lot better with the drawings, in the firsts chapters of W-Juliet it was really messy, but now it's gotten much better. However, what really ticks me out is the way the main character is soo feminine. Don't get me wrong, he looks gay. Nothing against gay people, really. But I don't see a gay who's gay dating a girl. Neither do I see it as romantic. He was just way too feminine in the drawings. When it comes to gender bender, some writers pulled it off better, I mean, just because the guy dresses up as a girl, doesn't mean he has to look that way.

Sorry, I got a little bit carried away. Anyways, I liked the manga, the characters were well developed, I loved the way the girl could stand up for herself, although Tsukasa is still the best! Well, I've said too much already, give it a try if you don't have anything else to do.
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XD   
Rating: N/A
by kira86
June 30th, 2009, 11:20pm
lol just got done reading W Juliet, started reading W Juliet II and i cant help but see ito and mako!! yeah, i know, its them acting, but still!! lol anyway, this is great!! definetly cant wait to read more!!
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^.^   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by XxDemonic_PrincessxX
January 2nd, 2008, 3:28pm
I really enjoy this manga. It's so good ^.^ I've enjoyed all of Emura-sensi's works and this one is no different. Its cute. Give it a try ^.^ and thank you to the lovely people of Manga Abyss and Shoujo Crusade for scanlating this.
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*lol*   
Rating: N/A
by silk.griffin
April 25th, 2009, 10:17am
I'm surprised to see naked breast in this series. Considering how conservative W Juliet was.

If this really were the movie shot within W Juliet, it's kinda funny to know what Makoto's reaction is with his wife's half-nude body. =)
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=]   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by lynn101
September 20th, 2008, 4:27pm
i realy like this series
the art is good and the characters and gagets are really awesome!
i love the heorine! she's can totaly kick but!
the plot is also really interesting

overall i really recommend it!
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~~~   
Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by faye_chan
December 17th, 2007, 1:25am
i didn't think the art work was any better it change but i dont think it got better i think its how the eyes are drawn.. well the story is alright but i dont think it was that great and doesn't seem very appealing
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