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Otaku no Musume-san  
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Kanau Yukimura is nine years old and she's meeting her father for the first time. However, he turns out to be an otaku! The two of them start living together in the same apartment, next to a lot of interesting neighbors. Unsurprisingly, things don't always go smoothly for these two...


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Associated Names
Otaku's Daughter

Groups Scanlating
Akatsuki Manga
Endless Abyss
Manga By Request
Nicchi Scans

Latest Release(s)
v.11 c.63 (end) by Nicchi Scans (2110d ago)
c.62 by Nicchi Scans (2137d ago)
c.61 by Nicchi Scans (2168d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
11 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?

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User Reviews

6 topics, 104 posts
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User Rating
Average: 7.8 / 10.0 (581 votes)
Bayesian Average: 7.74 / 10.0
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Last Updated
April 20th 2016, 1:59pm PST



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Serialized In (magazine)
Dragon Age (Kadokawa Shoten)

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Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #873 increased(+95)
Monthly Pos #1660 increased(+49)
3 Month Pos #2225 increased(+326)
6 Month Pos #2736 increased(+143)

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On 1521 reading lists
On 644 wish lists
On 1237 completed lists
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Forum Posts
Is this manga already ended but missing 1 volume after ending.. wtf ?? 234 days, 8 hours, 26 minutes ago
Massive wtf!? Kouta, the damned. 1307 days, 23 hours, 12 minutes ago
the ending... 1421 days, 11 hours, 18 minutes ago
WTF?! (*spoilers-ch55*) 2057 days, 10 hours, 29 minutes ago
We were just trolled. Hard. Ch58 2188 days, 2 hours, 0 minutes ago

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good but missing a tag   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by SAimNE
April 24th, 2012, 7:46am
By all rights this should be a tragedy. Even his lolicon friend has not done anywhere near enough to deserve the crap life dumped on this man...... it was comedy and yet I felt like crying. This has a severe chance of giving someone a complex about females... rl females are usually far more manipulative and corrupt than manga shows, but these chicks could top the charts in reality. Honestly this is a story of a man who has everything stolen from him in return for a daughter.
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One HELL of a Ride!   
Rating: N/A
by Spearsmen620
February 28th, 2012, 11:34pm
This manga was one hell of a ride! The first 50ish chapters, it was an amazing light-hearted manga! AMAZING AND CUTE! I also loved the premise! So, I'm good until we learn about *him* and then when the mother comes back! ACKKKKKKKK THAT MADE ME RAGEEEEEEEEEE! But after that, it goes back for the last couple chapters into being light hearted and cute.
Spoiler (mouse over to view)
I feel bad for Haruka! >.< I hope there is a sequel lmao! When I was reading spoilers and in the 'RAGE chapters' I seriously wondered why anybody would want to read a sequel, but now I understand! ;D

TL biggrin R ~~~~

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I don't know if it's just me, but I believe that Kimiko, the landlady's mom was forgiven to easily, as well as Nichi. Nichi.... omg don't get me started... Anyways, I don't know about you guys, but 'Sensei' is like 38~39 by the end of the manga isnt he? Sorta wierd since he has a 19 year old wife, who was originally supposed to be his adopted 'DAUGHTER'! It would have been better if they made the marriage an -on paper only- thing since it is sorta weird to have a mate who's 20 years your senior.

... Last updated on February 28th, 2012, 11:45pm
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i enjoyed it :)   
Rating: N/A
by otakuness
October 28th, 2011, 9:03am
i guess the thing that drew me in to read this is the title...parenthood vs. otakuism...thats something hard o picture because i picture otaku peole as solo flyers without a sense of resposibility because they lost their contact with reality...vs. the image of my responsible and loving parents...

lolzzz...this manga pictured everything in here!! i love it!! i can really see teh struggle of Kouta against his old hobbies and his love for his daughter...its so heartwarming!! especially the latest chapter...omg i miss my own dad!! : < i cant wait for the next scan!! wahhhh!!~

just finished this. well gotta say i have enjoyed it!~! the drama, the comedy, the anime references thrown here and there and more drama.. well, the plot was just like a scrambled egg of sorts.. and lets just say i like omelets so i dont feel like degrading my rating and i really liked the characters, the only thing that kindda dont get is the bonus chapter? i mean i was like WTF? or maybe the skilled assistant that the editor brought was Koutas and.. but thats not possible is it? well.. that feels like a gag. so i wont take it seriously. so yeah. great happy ending.
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Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by Baalsebub
October 18th, 2011, 10:24am
In the beginning of last chapter i was like "ohhh... happy end", but at the last few pages i was like "WTF?! AGAIN?"
Well, that was great, so waiting for season two.
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ending ??????   
Rating: 7.0 / 10.0
by dremondtanic
October 18th, 2011, 3:27am
If this is the ending, well ..... uh.... i guess it can be acceptable . even on the last page were it feels like the same thing that happen with his daughter. (somehow he got her pregnant, and im pretty sure he doesnt remember what happened)
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It started good, but..   
Rating: 4.0 / 10.0
by KrisKelvin
August 20th, 2011, 10:34am
Spoiler (mouse over to view)
..the recent development was a complete mess. The mother goes b!tchy, while the half-blood brother and his father are nude freak. The only good thing here is the pure love of father-daughter between Kanau and Kouta, although I think it's a little odd under the circumstances.
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Surprising turn of events, very interesting, a must read   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by brunosxs
July 14th, 2011, 1:18pm
I started reading as a training for my english, as like any other manga, I read mainly because of the comedy... that`s a must for me...

And in this style there`s so many comedi-romance manga, and so many are just a lame excuse for fanservice...

It`s very impressive how things turn out, how the autor developed the characters, explaining the reasons to their actions... it`s a slice of life, with very true situations... the emotions and feelings that everyone has for one another, the fails in love... very interesting...
a must read...
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Let down...   
Rating: 1.0 / 10.0
by panos
February 14th, 2011, 10:20pm
Rage rage and more rage.Probably my first manga that has fallen so low on the ratings from a good rating.I began reading it as a comedy,but the author decided to mind blow us completely by getting rid of his unwanted characters by making them act as complete bitches.And the worst part is that the evilness of the characters is presented not in a natural kind of way with all the consequences that sth like this brings in,but in a supposedly funny way.If you read it till the end you will get my point,but be prepared.If you want sth similar but without rage,try Genshiken or Doujin Work.
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Good until Chapter 44.   
Rating: 7.0 / 10.0
by zblueshell14
September 19th, 2010, 12:08pm
I like this manga, Found it very funny, but after the stupid plot-twist on chapter 44, it has gone downhill. My rating for this was 9 out of 10, but after that it is 7 out of 10. I hope the author can redeem it, but I doubt they will ever mention it again and the certain character will stay an annoying secondary with no real point anymore.
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A hole... Oh! A hole...   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by asudake
February 8th, 2010, 2:53am
I thoroughly enjoyed this manga, from it's upbeat downright Otakuness, to it's serious responsibility and parental overtones...
It's clever, and at times can lift your spirits. This manga is average in it's approach, but great on it's creative theme, never heard an Otaku/Parent centered story... Minus allot of shoujo manga...
It's art is passable, although sometimes you wonder why it doesn't look better, because his average pages are ok, when at times he does a page that looks magnificent.

The hole that it leaves me with is, in the most recent chapter's, although it adds more realistic overtones, it leaves me with a bad taste in my mouth:
Spoiler (highlight to view)
The whole relationship with Sensei and the Manager is weird, it makes me think they just came up with it on the spot. Also the manager's mom is like a floozy of some sort, although true, they use psychology to defend that fact, and the fact that she abandoned her kid!? And the Manager barely care's about that! i felt it was a kick in the ba!!'s for me!
End Rant...
But all in all, this is a manga to read. And you don't have to know too many manga, don't listen to the comments, the scantlators added comments of which ones are obscure. The only ones you need to know are, Dragon Ball Z, Evangelion and Urusei Yatsura; and your good.

... Last updated on February 8th, 2010, 2:58am
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