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Tokyo Crazy Paradise  
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Description
It's the year 2020 AD, and Tokyo II is a city infested with crime. Women can no longer go out in the streets alone without being victimized. Not wanting their daughter to suffer the same fate, Tsukasa Kozuki's cop parents raise her as a boy. When they are suddenly killed by one of the yakuza's in-fights, Tsukasa is left orphaned on the streets along with her three brothers.

With no other options, she goes to the only person she can think of for help: pokerface Ryuji Shirogami, her classmate of 8 years and also the head leader of the powerful yakuza group, Kuryugumi. Ryuji, whose father was also a victim of the same yakuza fight, agrees to take her on as his personal bodyguard. As they set out to find their enemy, Ryuji slaps an increasing amount of debt onto Tsukasa, using all manner of ploys to keep the reluctant Tsukasa by his side.

Type
Manga

Related Series
N/A

Associated Names
جنة طوكيو المجنونة
طوكيو الجنة المجنونة
东京天使保镖
東京クレイジーパラダイス
Syurga Gila Tokyo
Thiên Đường Tokyo

Groups Scanlating
AYR Kingdom
Hawks
Impossibility
Lampshade Scans
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Latest Release(s)
v.13 c.76 by Lampshade Scans (1531d ago)
v.13 c.75 by Lampshade Scans (1570d ago)
v.13 c.74 by Lampshade Scans (1591d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
19 Volumes (Tankoubon - Complete)
10 Volumes (Aizouban - Complete)

Completely Scanlated?
Yes

Anime Start/End Chapter
N/A

User Reviews

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3 topics, 25 posts
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User Rating
Average: 8.8 / 10.0 (1622 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.76 / 10.0
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Last Updated
October 18th 2014, 4:48pm PST


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Year
1996

Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Hana to Yume (Hakusensha)

Licensed (in English)
No

English Publisher
N/A

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #219 increased(+11)
Monthly Pos #206 increased(+13)
3 Month Pos #179 decreased(-3)
6 Month Pos #161 decreased(-23)

List Stats
On 942 reading lists
On 1325 wish lists
On 3829 completed lists
On 190 unfinished lists
On 494 custom lists

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Forum Posts
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Favorite Scenes in TCP 1707 days, 4 hours, 41 minutes ago
If there any romance? 1901 days, 20 hours, 28 minutes ago

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goooood, but   
Rating: 8.5 / 10.0
by Pateo
May 18th, 2009, 9:09pm
amazing story!! simply looove it!!

just didnt rate it higher, 'cuz i ended up compairing it with "skip beat", which is waaaaay better, the best EVER, and also due to the ending. when i finished reading it the only thing that crossed my mind was: THATS ITconfused even so, its really funny and its worth reading ^^
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save it for a rainy day...   
Rating: N/A
by chaumein
May 5th, 2009, 11:38am
Tsukasa and Ryuji are my favourites! I love the characters, they're adorable and hilarious but the yakuza plot lines failed to keep me reading further. I'm talking about the school drug mystery, the underground gambling thing, etc. I'm only on the 13th chapter and with 40+ to go I'm kind of bored. It's clearly not something I can finish within a day or so. But it's better than Skip Beat imo.

... Last updated on May 5th, 2009, 11:39am
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Why oh why... but good   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by choc
April 13th, 2009, 1:27am
I started reading this manga with pretty high hopes which grew as I read but then when I ended I fell off my stairway to heaven like a bucket of sand and suffered withdrawal symptoms. Suffice to say I simply loved this manga with its intricate plot, the detailed action fighting scenes, the delicately balanced humour and the touching romance. Yoshiki Nakamura truly is talented when she clenches your heart with her drawing and writing style, the heartfelt moments make your heart bleed eternity... maybe not but still. I really, really, really, wish it could've ended better or even have had a sequel because the characters, plot, art and setting are just to DIE for... not literally.
It is quite unfortunate that it hasn't been recognised for the wonderful piece of art it is, seeing as it has neither been translated into English nor turned into an anime. Tsukasa, Ryuji... may we meet again.

Oh, and in response to all the reviews about the fact they were only 14... I kept forgetting. bigrazz

... Last updated on April 13th, 2009, 1:30am
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Good stuff   
Rating: 7.5 / 10.0
by carlemb
April 9th, 2009, 3:17am
The utter ridiculousness of the fact that the main characters are only 14 when they look and act much much older aside, this was a very good manga. The heroine, Kozuki Tsukasa is a strong girl with a very genki personality, basically just like Kyouko from Skip Beat only with fighting skills instead of acting skills. I must admit, it took me awhile to really get into this manga but by the end of it I didn't want it to finish. The plot becomes much more interesting as it goes along and the deepening relationship between Tsukasa and Ryuuji was one of the highlights of the manga.

... Last updated on April 9th, 2009, 3:19am
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AWESOME   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by yuzuru19
March 29th, 2009, 9:50am
An amazing manga which combines comedy(it's really HILARIOUS),action and a wonderful romance.Great story,great characters;i really can't find any flaw.As expected from the talented Nakamura Yoshiki-sensei.By the way,for those who say that Tsukasa is just like Kyoko from Skip Beat! with fighting skills,i have to say that this is not true at all.They are both powerful and strong character-wise but their personalities are entirely different.They both bring laughter and are not your typical annoying/Mary Sue/weak shoujo heroine but Tsukasa is really really different from Kyoko.Anyway,highly recommended.It's a shame it didn't get animated although it was popular in Japan.Read it people^^
As said Ariakit :License the damn thing already!

... Last updated on April 9th, 2009, 1:06pm
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I would buy English licenses in a heartbeat!!!   
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by lylasalwaysme
March 17th, 2009, 8:22pm
I read this because I am a HUGE fan of Skip Beat and wanted more Nakamura. I love her characters and her artwork. Especially her artwork. There was not a single character I disliked, even among the baddies. I also have a thing for seriously intense heroines and the scenes where Tsukasa is all in crazy-fighter-Wakasa mode struck me as absolutely amazing. One of the great things about Nakamura, for me, is that her stories make me want to be a certain character. Most other manga makes me want to be the one involved with certain characters. Heh.

I agree I would have like Tsukasa to become a little girlier by the end. But the series ended quite well and I really enjoyed it.
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Great.   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by Yenoh
March 7th, 2009, 4:23pm
Man,is this story good or what? I mean seriously, the plot is good.Very touching :] and the main character has skills and the guy loves her.I hope there are more manga like this.The action is down-right awesome,its hilarious and the you get enough of your daily dose of romance.So basically,this is one manga you definately must-read!
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TEN!!!   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Takahashi4me
February 27th, 2009, 12:13am
I can't believe it's over! O.O I was so surprised... Anyway, I wholly and completely LOVED this manga! There's action, romance, drama and SO MUCH emotion! Every character is unique and so REAL you can't help but feel like there's really somebody like them out there somewhere. I love this manga, it's really one of my very few favorites!!
About the whole Yakuza concept, I liked how Nakamura Yoshiki prortrayed them. They're Yakuza and merciless to their enemies...but not to everyday people 'Katagi' and DON'T do drugs. I especially liked that scene with the Yakuza and Police trying to do a trade-off and both their followers didn't trust the others sub-ordinates. They're not those goody goody Yakuza types you usally find but they're not the spawn-of-satan types either. They're nicely in-between.
And loved Ryuji. Especially Ryuji. And Tsukasa. WHO didn't love Tsukasaconfused! I even liked Asago near the end cuz even though I was screaming 'DIE! YOU *****' at the comp screen through most of the series, at the end, I think she developed into a bearable person because of a certian cop. ^_^ And of course Kamojima ;_; OH KAMOJIMA!!
And, about the ending, I personally loved it. Who needs an ending kiss and a wedding scene? That's so...shoujo wink I finished this story being completely and utterly content that those two would stay together for life.
It's just 'Tsukasa and Ryuji' and I don't need anymore than that.
^_^
Totally Recommended.
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how does tsukasa magically know how to fight better than everyone/   
Rating: 4.0 / 10.0
by kittenz73
February 25th, 2009, 3:59pm
this is becomeing completely annoying. this manga.... i dont kno im really trying to see what everyone else sees but i dont. i jsut dont. tsukasa gets on my nerves. the whole unbelievability of it just really really gets on my nervers. i dont see the likability in any of the charachters. i jus finished the 10th volume and i tihnk its time to stop. ive had enough

... Last updated on September 12th, 2009, 7:30pm
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not bad.......   
Rating: N/A
by mystichead
February 16th, 2009, 4:54pm
the things that are the good points are majorly the comedy and some action........ anyway because theyare hight class it distracted away from the arts and certain plot patterns.........otherwise good read
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