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Description
Poor Mugi Tadano! Heartbroken after his girlfriend moves away, he takes a summer job at his friend Kazuki's beachside snack bar/hotel on a tropical island. It seems like the perfect plan - until he meets Yuu, who might just be the cutest person that Mugi has ever seen.

Type
Manga

Related Series
N/A

Associated Names
ぱすてる
纯爱涂鸦

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Latest Release(s)
v.30 c.140-141 by Roselia Scanlations (106d ago)
v.29 c.139 by Roselia Scanlations (248d ago)
v.29 c.138 by Roselia Scanlations (273d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
42 Volumes (Ongoing)

Completely Scanlated?
No

Anime Start/End Chapter
N/A

User Reviews
Pastel by Master_M2K

Forum
2 topics, 24 posts
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User Rating
Average: 8 / 10.0 (795 votes)
Bayesian Average: 7.95 / 10.0
10
 29% (228 votes)
9+
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8+
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7+
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6+
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5+
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4+
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2+
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Last Updated
June 30th 2016, 2:22pm PST


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Year
2002

Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Magazine Special (Kodansha)

Licensed (in English)
No

English Publisher
Del Rey (14 Volumes - Defunct)

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #760 increased(+121)
Monthly Pos #1081 increased(+273)
3 Month Pos #1546 increased(+130)
6 Month Pos #1492 decreased(-14)

List Stats
On 3206 reading lists
On 898 wish lists
On 203 unfinished lists
On 318 custom lists

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Forum Posts
so... how much progress is there in the story? 454 days, 12 hours, 42 minutes ago
Biggest WTF moment in Pastel 2605 days, 23 hours, 56 minutes ago

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suprising   
Rating: N/A
by JakeAteCake
April 14th, 2007, 1:03am
Its suprisingly warm for a romantic comedy, But because it is a romantic comedy you shouldn't expect too much from it.
Little slow paced, but deserves a 8.5
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Repetitive... it's dragging.   
Rating: N/A
by ubernoob
March 23rd, 2007, 2:04am
I liked this series initially, as I enjoyed Parallel, the preceding work by Kobayashi. At this point though, the plot is getting extremely stale, and a major event needs to occur soon in order to revamp the storyline. Good, albeit simple, art, ecchi fanservice, typical shounen romance story aspects.

... Last updated on March 23rd, 2007, 2:06am
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Pastel!   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Yappa
March 17th, 2007, 5:28pm
I couldn't stop thinking about this manga when I was reading it. Im giving it a 10 because it's rating is a little too low. Yeah it is being dragged out and yeah i wish he confessed volumes ago so the manga could be more about their dating relationship but oh well!!
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Comment.   
Rating: 7.4 / 10.0
by canucks
February 21st, 2007, 3:19pm
Repetitive and stale. Only compromise is the rather simple but enjoyable drawing style. Cannot say the same about the plot though.
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great laid-back ecchi rom-com   
Rating: 9.5 / 10.0
by armuk
February 3rd, 2007, 4:04am
a very nice ecchi/comedy/romance in slice-of-life fashion. one of few mangas that gives a very 'homely' feeling, while having both ecchi/romance, which just add to the goodness. the main character is not the typical retard of these kinds of mangas, and the girls are also pretty good. the art style is different, but is well suited to this kind of story. pace is a bit slow, with the 1 a month releases, but that just enhances the laid-back feeling, though faster releases would have been nicer. overall, a great, and my favourite, slice-of-life ecchi rom-com.

... Last updated on February 3rd, 2007, 7:47pm
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Horrible   
Rating: 2.0 / 10.0
by lilbro
January 13th, 2007, 2:26pm
Its like chapter after chapter of the same thing. Nothing surprising happens in it at all. I read it for like 4 volumes then I just started skimming through because it was like reading the same ole thing over and over. It to freakin predictable whats going to happen as well. If you seen any anime or read any manga where "totally wimpy dude gets like girl, totally wimpy dude has misunderstanding with girl, girl and dude make up then repeat with no getting to the point in site" then you have read this manga. Its pretty much that over and over and over and over and over and over. Though judging by all of the 10 ratings I see, there are people that like that type of plot.

To put it bluntly, if your looking for something original and/or creative, fast or even moderately paced, unpredictable, "ANYTHING" packed (well I guess you could say this is packed with mushiness but that's about it", aww inspiring, or even just creative then you should just look somewhere else..
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Romance with a touch of ecchi   
Rating: 9.3 / 10.0
by qwerty4
December 27th, 2006, 11:46am
a nice manga that would complement any bookcase full of manga.
the art work is the moste endering factor the girls are very cutely done and the guys have the odd air of wierdness about them. the story is very nice although it is indeed much slower then many other manga's
With that said i would highly recommend this to anyone who likes this genre but would be hesitant about people who dont enjoy it as much.
Still its a good read for all.!
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pastel is awesome   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by devilhunter250
December 21st, 2006, 10:41pm
this manga is too good.
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Very good indeed. :D   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by deadlyrain
December 10th, 2006, 11:33am
One of my favorite mangas currently. Very funny, & dramatic...
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widly similar   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by Emperorpogi
October 29th, 2006, 12:36pm
pastel seems to be widly similar to parallel, which of course was the same mangaka.. pastel seems to be the longer version of parallel or it could be the parallel is the short version of pastel.. but all in all pastel is a great series i like this, althou if you hate harems, this isnt one to read
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