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Ore Monogatari!!   
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From Viz:
Takeo can hardly believe it when he crosses paths with Yamato again, and he finds himself falling in love with her… But with handsome Sunakawa around, does Takeo even stand a chance?

Note: Won the award for Best Shōjo Manga at the 37th Kodansha Manga Awards and was nominated for the 6th Manga Taishō in 2013. Was also nominated for the 18th Annual Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize "Reader Award" in 2014.
Won the 61st Shogakukan Manga Award for Shoujo.


Related Series
Ore Koi!! (Side Story)
Ore Ride!! (Side Story)

Associated Names
Câu Chuyện Tình Tôi!!
Mano meilės istorija
Mi historia de amor
Mon histoire (French)
My Love Story!!
My Story!!

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Latest Release(s)
v.5 c.19 by Timeless scans over 7 years ago
v.5 c.18 by Timeless scans over 8 years ago
v.5 c.17 by Timeless scans over 8 years ago
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in Country of Origin
14 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?

Anime Start/End Chapter
Starts at Vol 1, Chap 1
Ends at Vol 10, Chap 35

User Reviews

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User Rating
Average: 8.6 / 10.0 (505 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.47 / 10.0

Last Updated
April 4th 2024, 11:44am



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Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Bessatsu Margaret (Shueisha)

Licensed (in English)

English Publisher
Viz (13 Volumes - Complete)

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by LienHoa
November 17th, 2023, 2:33am
Rating: 8.0  / 10.0
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by Hanatarot
May 4th, 2023, 4:18pm
Rating: 10.0  / 10.0
Read the manga, love how different and refreshing it is along with the wholesome of the story. Next to see something different for a change.
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Romance, Bromance, Manliness  
by MondSemmel
March 31st, 2021, 3:12am
Rating: 8.7  / 10.0
This is a great shoujo manga with a fantastic and unique protagonist. Takeo is strong, helpful, heroic etc., but also insecure and very thoughtful in his first romantic relationship. At first glance, Yamato seems like more of a generic love interest, but that's selling her character short. For instance, she's unusually proactive for an FL, which makes perfect sense in how their relationship is depicted.

Ultimately, I liked this story a lot, but not all of the story arcs were a hit for me. The story got a bit tropey at times, but Takeo occasionally resolves the tropes in novel ways.

That said, this was still an outstanding manga, shoujo or otherwise.

... Last updated on March 31st, 2021, 3:17am
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My Personal Fave Shoujo Manga  
by ChaoticOrder
October 17th, 2019, 3:33am
Rating: 10.0  / 10.0
This is a capital "F" Feel good story about true wholesome love. Is this the best-written story ever? No. But for me, it's my favorite. I like my drama in romance but what makes this special is the real lack of it. All of the characters are mature and will take the time to talk to each other. The main couple actually gets together fairly early on in the story, which is a nice change, so most of the drama is focused on the couple's insecurities about themselves. What's nice is that they almost never doubt the feelings that they have for each other, it's always "Am I good enough for him/her?". A fear that I can personally relate to.

Takeo, Male MC, I really relate to him and his insecurities. I may not be a 7-foot slab of pure muscle, but mentally he and I are similar and have the same values and fears. Yamato is the sweetest thing, she is cute and the perfect opposite to Takeo's character. Lastly, Suna (Makoto) is the best Bro that anyone could ask for. He is super understanding and acts as the voice of reason for the lovestruck couple, willing to listen and help with each of their problems. The Bromance between Takeo and Suna is real.

This series is Pure diabetes. I recommend it to anyone who enjoys Shoujo and romance. Also, watch the anime. It is an excellent adaptation.

... Last updated on February 17th, 2023, 7:09pm
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I dont care what others say  
by Nikiharamai
May 8th, 2019, 4:29pm
Rating: N/A
I finally got to finish this hahahaha.

I am personally very simple minded. If the story is good and not annoying, I will read and finish it and not go too deep just to complain about it.

First and foremost, I don't understand why cant a shoujo manga not just be about girls?? The genre is to target mainly female audience NOT that it has to be about girls only.

Secondly, I admit that there are not much proper climax (/problem) to really overcome in this whole story. They solved it all pretty quickly and cleanly, but oh well, it isn't supposed to be 100% realistic anyways lol

Thirdly, I love OT3 - Takeo, Makoto (/Suna), Yamato
While the bromance is cool and all, I actually find it nice where Yamato is also able to confide in Suna as a friend would. She doesn't act all giddy being with him and Suna also doesn't become that 2nd lead dude who falls for his bbf girlfriend because they confide in him.

Lastly, the only reason why I put a 9 instead of 10 for ratings is that towards the end, it felt a little...stale?

But it is a good short read. 🙂
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Full of valuable lessons.  
by incelebration
August 17th, 2018, 5:28am
Rating: 10.0  / 10.0
This series is amazing and should be required reading for all femoids young and old. Yamato is the platonic ideal of a femoid and it would do so many uppity femoids good to learn a lesson on proper feminine behavior from her. It is quite easy to tell some previous commenters have been upset at having their abundant inadequacies rubbed in their face while reading this, leading to unfair unfavorable reviews.
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I don't understand  
by Himeowchama
June 13th, 2017, 7:25am
Rating: 10.0  / 10.0
Oh yea? U guys wanna talk about how Yamato is suffering bc of the social conventions and how she must act or else she'll be hated by other characters? Lol. Honey, I've read a lot of bothersome mangas with useless heroines and their asshole partners. People hating this must not have read other shoujo mangas lololol

A lot of "shoujo" fans are bashing this show reallyyyy hard and then there's *cough* Wolf Girl and Black Prince *cough*

... Last updated on June 13th, 2017, 7:31am
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Sweet, Unique, Pure Fluff  
by NoOneSpecial75
October 3rd, 2015, 6:55pm
Rating: 7.5  / 10.0
The premise of Ore Monogatari!! is kind of a double edged sword. Is it incredibly cute? Yes. Does it pull off the comedy? Pretty well. Is a story like this that breaks Japanese attractiveness stereotypes unique and a long time coming? Absolutely!

But at the same time, there's no real drama or tension, and so I'm never really rushing to get the next volume - I just pick it up and read it when I have the chance. It lacks the momentum for me to ever consider it a favorite title, but it accomplishes what it sets out to do and I would recommend it.
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shoujo manga that manly  
by reivatin
June 2nd, 2015, 2:06am
Rating: 9.0  / 10.0
what else??

it's categorized as shoujo
but i see it too manly for shoujo

mostly main char in shoujo is girl catch up a "GREAT" boy and the end is their having together
this one is mostly make the custom fall apart
the MC is guy with, well, very build body, but good heart
at least there are some girl notice and fall in love
and luckily (yeah this is the best part), they going out
not some romcom and tsundere style whatever
straight, the like each other, they going out
and this is the story of them when they going out
not the story before they going out where the end is when the confess

at least this story i like to continue to read
for now it's good for male and female audience

oh btw, the MC (takeo) is not dense or whatever about girls around him that (secretly) liking him
he is only have one in his mind, and it's yamada
which is nice

... Last updated on June 2nd, 2015, 2:13am
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Boo Hoo to the haters  
by DrManga
June 1st, 2015, 6:02am
Rating: 6.5  / 10.0
The comments are funny. First this is a Shoujo, so expect 120% unrealism with stereotypical characters and little depth. Not saying there aren't any Shoujo with depth, it just generally speaking, it doesn't have depth. In Shoujo, most male leads can be mistaken for supermodels and the "plain" female is the supermodels better looking sister.

"because it just means you went looking for shoujo so watered down and sterilized that your world views are not challenged and that you are not made to sympathize with--God forbid--a teenage gir"

If you have the view above, don't bother reading this manga or majority of mangas. Most mangas do not challenge your world view, most are a form of escapism, unrealism and idealism. What they would consider plain looks, in the RW would be considered attractive. Feminist are not going to like this, so don't bother reading it. Seriously, why would anyone read a manga to challenge their views? Don't set the bar so high for a manga or set your views so low. Anyhow, manga already challenge reality and in many cases gravity.

lemonpuff comment kinda of tackles much the haters issues.

My personal views:
This is a superficial manga. The three most interesting characters are Suna's sister Ai, Takeo and Suna.

Being a bloke what first caught my attention is the brolove between Takeo and Suna. They are so different from one another yet seem to get along well. And I have nothing else to say about that.

Ai love is true love that was nursed over a long time and I feel sorry for her. I am curious as to what is going to happen to her. She's my fav character.

Takeo is a very nice person, and he is not ugly he's just big and a real dunce. He is the protagonist and everything revolves around him. As to Yamato, she's high pitched (anime) overgrown gerbil that lost it's body hair. She's very good at baking like a "good little wife" or maybe she's very good at a passion of hers. I would love to be able to cook like her, but, I neither have the passion nor skill. I don't even know 99% of the items she bakes. She's talented, loving and caring. She's a nice gerbil that deserves the best in life.

As to the relationship between Takeo and Yamato, it is as deep as a puddle. It's puppy love. They are young and good luck to them and their puppy love. It mainly consists of the dialogue "she's cute" and "he's cool". Their relationship feels like a side story and all the other characters I named have more of a presence than Yamato.

One thing I don't like is the way women seem to thank Suna for Takeo's deeds. But I guess it's part of the comedy. Every female seems to fall head over heels for Suna's looks.

The only thing condescending thing about this manga is the views from the haters who think every male should think like them and have same standard as them. It's OK to hate this manga, just not OK to look down upon others for liking it (even for the wrong reasons).

One last thing, if this was a novel without art or if it took itself (too) seriously, I would drop it in a second. It's too shallow to be taken seriously.

... Last updated on June 2nd, 2015, 8:26am
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