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Gekka no Kimi  
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Description
From Aerandria Scans:

When the Emperor takes a new Empress, she is barely older than the Emperor’s son Hikaru. She becomes both the one woman Hikaru loves and the one woman he can never have. And so Hikaru’s feelings roam as his body wanders from bed to bed, seeking a replacement for her. When he finds the girl he believes can take her place…he commits a terrible sin. Now, a thousand years later, Hikaru’s nightmares become reality as he is punished for past deeds in a new life—the greatest playboy in all of history…shakes like a lamb when any girl touches him!

Type
Manga

Related Series
N/A

Associated Names
月下の君
源氏今生月下情
El Príncipe de la media noche (Spanish)
Gekka no Kimi: The Moonlight Prince
Gekka-no-Kimi
Policy on Love
Sous un rayon de lune (French)
The Moonlight Prince

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Latest Release(s)
v.7 c.25-28 + Extra (end) by Aerandria Scans (2012d ago)
v.6 c.24 + Extra by Aerandria Scans (2033d ago)
v.6 c.23 by Aerandria Scans (2091d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
7 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?
Yes

Anime Start/End Chapter
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User Reviews
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User Rating
Average: 7.2 / 10.0 (398 votes)
Bayesian Average: 7.19 / 10.0
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Last Updated
February 10th 2014, 3:18pm PST

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Year
2002

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Serialized In (magazine)
Cheese! (Shogakukan)

Licensed (in English)
No

English Publisher
N/A

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #906 increased(+193)
Monthly Pos #1850 increased(+64)
3 Month Pos #2505 increased(+65)
6 Month Pos #2709 increased(+112)

List Stats
On 649 reading lists
On 509 wish lists
On 1088 completed lists
On 167 unfinished lists
On 201 custom lists

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Exceeded my expectations   
Rating: N/A
by kai_alexa
May 12th, 2008, 7:12am
Actually I've been a little bit weary of shoujo manga because of too much cliche. But I tried this manga anyway, just for the heck of it. And I was pleasantly rewarded. The manga is not just fun, it's rather in-depth too. Especially when it's about Hikaru no Kimi' life. Hazuki's story is not properly developed though.

After reading this manga, I feel compelled to read the Tales of Genji. But I don't know whether there's an English version. Anyway, it does gives a little more credit to this manga to be based on a classic novel.

I'd recommend this manga for those who are suckers of romance, or those who are up for a wacky love story.
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Confused???   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by sara_was_here24
March 16th, 2008, 6:29pm
Well,I enjoyed this story.I can't say I agree with some of the other comments about Midori no Kimi.At least she tried to stop him,and she did.Then It got kinda' confusing,and yeah I'm not exactly sure what happened.But the point is I didn't,I mean I did like the ending,kinda',alittle,sorta',no I didn't like how it ended.But i liked the story and thats all that matters! (I need to be more harsh on the rating) 9/10

... Last updated on March 16th, 2008, 6:45pm
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not bad but it gets confusing   
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by pinkandblack
February 17th, 2008, 8:03pm
overall i enjoyed reading it but i just can't stand how the girl(main character) in her past life can sit around and wait for him when he's doing other ladies. That seems pretty retarded to me and in their current life time, all he does is hurt her and she seems to put up with that.
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Hrm..   
Rating: 4.0 / 10.0
by Dragonfiremule
February 7th, 2008, 8:57pm
Well, I personally find this manga quite confusing, the way not only the mangaka jumps around time periods, but the characters themselves do as well. Its a decent story, though.
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A redemptive love story   
Rating: 7.0 / 10.0
by PansyWansyLinsy
February 3rd, 2008, 12:34am
The concept of Gekka no Kimi begins with redemption. Written in the space of two different time periods, we are thrown into the past and present lives of Hikaru Genji. Because of his careless and cruel behavior as Hikaru Genji in the past, present day Hazuki cannot physically stand to be near any member of the opposite sex. Yet, one day Hazuki meets a girl whom he falls in love with at first sight.

Although Gekka no Kimi does have moments of over-the-top angst, I still find myself drawn to the original concept of this story. Initially, this was about Hikaru Genji getting a second chance as his reincarnation, Hazuki, to redeem himself. But the story takes a slight twist as we get farther along, and things do stay somewhat interesting.

Still highly recommended to other shoujo fans because Ako Shimaki never fails to entertain.

Edited for update.

... Last updated on October 15th, 2008, 10:16pm
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omgg, hah.   
Rating: N/A
by xdeLiiRiOus
October 8th, 2007, 10:30pm
I love this, why? You can get feelings from within the characters and events. The plot has many suspense that will kill you ;] hah, I really like this, ^ -~
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^^   
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by Dragoness57
April 7th, 2007, 2:46pm
the ending was cute.. a bit alarming.. but.. all in all, a good read =]
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...   
Rating: N/A
by ares6
March 8th, 2007, 5:39pm
whoa.....this story is weird...........whoa....possess by a spirit that time travels.....

... Last updated on March 8th, 2007, 5:52pm
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Twisted, but in a good way   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by Sosseres
March 6th, 2007, 4:31am
This story has the standard fare of them not getting together repeated a few times already this far into the scanlations. Each one has a logical reason and a quick conclusion though, so even though it feels as the same old thing it works very well.

The art is good, not the best I have seen, but nice. The story idea is also very nice, it has been done before I think, but not often enough to feel used. All in all it is very nice, if it picks up a little more this might reach a 10. smile
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awesome!   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by moonie
December 3rd, 2006, 11:57am
this is such a wonderful manga, i especially love when they flashback to the historical times, showing Hikaru's pain.. i always cry because he's such a fool for hurting the one he truly loves... i love the artwork and it is definitely a must-read!!
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