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From Viz:

Risa Koizumi is the tallest girl in class, and the last thing she wants is the humiliation of standing next to Atsushi Otani, the shortest guy. Fate and the whole school have other ideas, and the two find themselves cast as the unwilling stars of a bizarre romantic comedy duo.

Lovely Complex Plus is actually volume 17 with the final chapter called Love Com Final. The first two chapters are about before Koizumi Risa and Otani Atsushi met each other. The third chapter is about their first encounter and a little bit of what happens to them after the ending of Lovely Complex.

*Contains a side story called Hoshi ni Natte mo Aishiteru (Even When I Become A Star, I'll Still Love You) in vol 12:
Reina wakes up surprisingly in her boyfriend's room. But it seems that she passed away three days ago...

In 2004 Lovely Complex received the 49th Shogakukan Manga Award for shōjo.


Related Series
Love Com Two (Sequel)

Associated Names
Đôi đũa lệch
Lovely Complex

Groups Scanlating
Chiri Star
Eternal Blue

Latest Release(s)
v.17 c.4 (end) by Ochibichan (1849d ago)
v.16 c.62 by Ochibichan (2148d ago)
v.16 c.61 by Ochibichan (2149d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
17 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?

Anime Start/End Chapter
Starts at Vol 1, Chap 1
Ends at Vol 12, Chap 46

User Reviews
Lovely Complex by tsubasa22


User Rating
Average: 8.7 / 10.0 (1402 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.65 / 10.0
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Last Updated
December 29th 2014, 5:46pm PST



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Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Betsuma (Shueisha)

Licensed (in English)

English Publisher
Viz (17 Volumes - Complete)

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Monthly Pos #414 decreased(-1)
3 Month Pos #395 decreased(-33)
6 Month Pos #357 decreased(-33)

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love it   
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by rosieechan
July 9th, 2010, 2:08pm
It's adorable! Shoujo fans will most definitley adore this.

The only thing I had a problem with would be the gets slightly slower and boring after
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they get together.

It just goes up and down.

But the ending is decent, I guess. ^^

... Last updated on July 9th, 2010, 2:08pm
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Loved it   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Cocco
July 8th, 2010, 3:55pm
I absolutely loved it! It has great humor in it and lovely, sweet characters. Also, I liked their facial expressions.. some of them really made my day biggrin I really recomend this one for ones who like happy, sweet high school manga.
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Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by ShadowSakura
April 13th, 2010, 6:57am
i totally love this manga. i did an allnighter to finish it in one blow. i couldn´t stop laughing, crying and shouting moe or kawaii. the anime is also great (otanis voice let me melt)
. i actually bought the first two volumes in France so I have to polish my French
umibouzu folever X3

... Last updated on May 19th, 2010, 11:43am
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Great Read   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
March 18th, 2010, 6:50pm
This manga has got to be one of the best shojo manga out there. It has a nice story plot with many funny scenes. smile It not exactly romantic as much but it's very funny. So if your feeling moody, this manga is guranteed to make you smile and laugh. smile
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From Anime to Manga   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by markdarkangel
January 28th, 2010, 5:22pm
I started this series by watching the anime in 2008 and it was hilarious to watch and then read the manga and was also hilarious to read. The great thing that i like about this manga is that it makes me laugh really hard, i don't care what kind of mood your in, it will make you laugh. All the hi-jinx and situations tied in together as well makes for one great manga.

It definetaly a good read!!!
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Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by chel111592
January 21st, 2010, 10:09pm
i love this manga so much! it's so funny. i also love nakahara-san's other work and i'm looking forward to her feature manga too. ganbare! nakahara-san!!

just reading the first chapter will hook you up!trust me! and this manga is so..innocent...i love all the characters; how they have their own personality cause some other manga-ka don't show more of the characters personality but this one have it, like when they're angry, happy, depressed... all of them have their own way on expressing their selves. nakahara-san really is great!
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by Disremembrance
December 8th, 2009, 10:48pm
This series always manages to make me laugh, and it always brings me out of a terrible mood. I can't help but love Lovely Complex, because it's such an original and awesome situation. Just thinking about her plot, it makes me so happy; that two people can get along so well and despite their physical differences and complexes about themselves, love. I can really understand Risa-chan, I seem to have more of an affinity and likeness to her than when I watched the anime years ago, I guess I've gotten as strange as her since then. XD Nakahara-sensei's works can always be made out as hers, her style is so memorable and makes me love manga even more. <3 So yeah. You love thought-provoking-ness, to learn or discover new things? Though not everyone can get what I mean since I speak like an old Oba-chan three times my age. X3 This manga is something different in a good way. I think this manga is mainly about accepting yourself and everyone around us for all of our eccentricities. <3

... Last updated on December 9th, 2009, 4:28am
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so cute and nice   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by lorie
September 12th, 2009, 9:33am
I really love this manga. I had it all the time and I never even realised it had finished!! Oh god! It was very cute and funny - light hearted but meaningful at the same time. The author is indeed great. I love her other works - Hanada - too because that manga is sooo cute >< All her manga's are cute and innocent.
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I give it a big thumbs up!   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by thebikernun
August 18th, 2009, 9:44pm
This was an excellently written and well delivered manga. The characters were funny and sweet. I think the art was expressive and really caught the eye. I'd read this one again and gladly.
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One of my favorites.   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Jeli
August 9th, 2009, 1:28pm
I finished Lovely Complex recently, and I must say, it's quite the masterpiece.
At first, it was a little weird with the height thing and how it made the biggest obstacle in their romance, but that all changes later. Although, the plot was kind of cliche, I love the way it was told and how realistic it was; not exactly your typical shoujo.
The comedy was also a nice touch to the story.

Highly recommended.
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