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Medaka Box  
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Kurokami Medaka, the strongest girl in Hanokiwa Gakuen (Academy), leads the school's student council. The student body can submit pleas for help, 24 hours a day and 365 days a year, into the suggestion box that Medaka installed. Together with council members Zenkichi, Akune, and Kikaijima, Medaka takes on the challenges in the school that range from mundane tasks to supernatural battles.


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v.1 c.1 by CXC Scans (364d ago)
c.192 (end) by CXC Scans (364d ago)
c.191 by CXC Scans (371d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
22 Volumes (Complete)
Oneshot (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?

Anime Start/End Chapter
Starts at Vol 1, Chap 1
Ends at Vol 7, Chap 55

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User Rating
Average: 7.1 / 10.0 (959 votes)
Bayesian Average: 7.1 / 10.0
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Last Updated
November 8th 2013, 7:48pm PST

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Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #748 decreased(-14)
Monthly Pos #1032 decreased(-32)
3 Month Pos #980 increased(+43)
6 Month Pos #1038 increased(+130)

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On 3453 reading lists
On 836 wish lists
On 1215 completed lists
On 234 unfinished lists
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Medaka Box Ends This Week 361 days, 3 hours, 25 minutes ago
voiding a previous arc? *Spoilers* 375 days, 20 hours, 21 minutes ago
did medaka box just end at 185? 410 days, 22 hours, 52 minutes ago
Medaka Box Question 445 days, 19 hours, 13 minutes ago
Yeah....I still don't know 686 days, 10 hours, 51 minutes ago

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Flipped the whole world over   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by randomblah123
August 14th, 2010, 6:24am
This series started off very interesting with the whole business of the "Suggestion Box" and Kurokawa trying to fix up everything. The individual short stories were quite amusing.
This however, was not going to keep a manga serialized for long, and this is probably why the author changed it into the more popular battle manga style - a total 180 flip that was quite unsettling at first.
Its still interesting now with the concept of the abnormals and creating the perfect human, but a battle manga is a battle manga. With the incessant fighting on one side, the plot itself isn't quite enough to make it perfect.
I will keep reading this to see how it unfolds, but the best part of this manga is still the beginning.
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A Big Fat WTF?!   
Rating: 6.0 / 10.0
by adarkfrostedlove
July 19th, 2010, 6:01pm
this series seriously pulled one of those after the Unzen arc everything became kinda cloudy, confusing, and really lame. But I still don't want to stop reading, especially after coming this far, I want to see Zenkichi get together with Medeka. To be honest this manga could be easily saved if the mangaka ends it after this arc, or stops writing his chapters while on peyote and ripping off ten-ten. I don't see the first one happening because it seems he still wants to do more with the story so lets hope for the second one.
But when you think about it, MB could be a parody of shonen manga and their heroes. Because for the most part Medaka is your typical shonen hero, so maybe all the stupid things Medaka does and the now non-existent plot is all a parody on the absurdity of the shounen genre.
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hope its gets better   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Trejon
June 29th, 2010, 10:09pm
the start of the manga was awesome and i really enjoyed the whole thing, but i stopped reading at chapter 46, since everything was just going down the hill... and getting some ridiculous abilities that can no longer be called freak... eating bullets? hold your breath for 1 month? brainwashing skills with your hand only?... now we are not talking about special qualities, we are talking about superpowers, things started off with some people having awesome special qualities like throwing all dices and getting only its we are in the supernatural genre, for now im giving it a rest to let it get some chapters before i begin to read again
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RIP Medaka Box   
Rating: N/A
by luffy717
June 26th, 2010, 7:10am
I loved the begging so much. I even thought the fight between Medaka and the Bouncing Ball kid (what's his name) was awesome. The art was amazing, I loved the characters, and the plot. Then the series went downhill introducing the so called Flash Plan. I've been trying to stick with this series, but I just can't read this anymore. I really hope the series gets a second chance in a different magazine and doesn't screw up the plot again.
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What happened???   
Rating: N/A
by vanpaia
June 19th, 2010, 9:28pm
I loved the one shot and had really high hopes for this manga, but after the whole Unzen saga and introduction of "Flask plan" arc I pretty much lost all interest in this series and dropped it at ch.22.

Such a pity, this manga had such potential. T_T
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What is going on....?   
Rating: 4.0 / 10.0
by Lnc411
June 8th, 2010, 9:24pm
The series started off amusing. I mean a do-it-all girl and a bunch of eye candy fanservice for the guys, lol. But then after awhile, this series got weird.... REALLY weird... A secret school experimenting with children with superhuman powers. Umm.... what? I give it to the author for trying. However, this series went from entertaining to outright stupid and random.
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Rating: 1.0 / 10.0
by ghostmage
June 8th, 2010, 8:31pm
I loved the oneshot. I was hopeful because of it. Then the first chapters came out and I was disappointed. The characters lacked the special qualities they had and in their place cookie-cutter cliches were substituted in and the main character became weaker and whiny. But it still had some entertainment value, or should I say hope for the future. Then the mangaka throws in the cliched love rival and this bizarre emphasis on poor fighting scenes and bypasses the whole school comedy aspects that the oneshot had. Its craptastic. If you want fighting read HSDK and if you want a school comedy read Yankee-kun to Megane-chan. This has nothing to offer for anyone with half a brain.

... Last updated on June 8th, 2010, 8:33pm
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Rating: 2.0 / 10.0
by Davi3d
April 7th, 2010, 1:58am
This series started out well, but after the first 15 or so chapters it started to decline. As far as I can tell from my most recent view of ch 34-35 the slope of the decline has become much steeper. IOW, it has gone from good to bad to worse. I see no point in wasting any further time on it.

... Last updated on April 7th, 2010, 2:03am
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huh you know   
Rating: N/A
by junesue
March 15th, 2010, 8:35am
it seems like this guy draws doujinshi.

at least that's the nuance i get from his style.

which isn't a bad thing at all. i just wish he publicly released his doujin work. i bet he's made some doujin drawings just for fun.
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Medaka BANZAI! (caution! : spoiler!)   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by silvermatthieu
January 8th, 2010, 3:26pm
I liked the beginning with the introduction of the strange student council president and her conquest for the sake of others.
Spoiler (highlight to view)
Since the appearance of the Uzen and his enforcer everything changed to more serious and fighting focused development.
At first, I didn't like the class 13 and flask-plan idea, it didn't fit with my expectations of the development. But I got even more fired up than in the beginning when she trained with her brother and is now fighting in the dungeon below the school. Now I want more of this. Medaka fight-oh!
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