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Change 123  
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In Change 123, we meet Motoko, a girl with a very strange problem. In order to cope with her 3 adoptive fathers' incredibly intensive training methods, she developed multiple personalities, each with a different martial specialty. But what happens if none of them can beat her opponent on their own? And what further nugget of wisdom will be imparted by the great Kamen Raider?


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Associated Names
Замена Раз-Два-Три
Change Hifumi

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Latest Release(s)
v.12 c.59-60 v2 (end) by Imangascans over 7 years ago
v.12 c.60 (end) by Imangascans over 7 years ago
v.12 c.59 by Imangascans over 7 years ago
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Status in Country of Origin
12 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?

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User Reviews
Change 123 by shavonescales
Change 123 by drunkguy

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User Rating
Average: 8.2 / 10.0 (1233 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.16 / 10.0
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Last Updated
August 23rd 2017, 11:02am PST



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Champion Red (Akita Shoten)

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Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #514 increased(+94)
Monthly Pos #678 increased(+98)
3 Month Pos #908 increased(+39)
6 Month Pos #977 increased(+53)
Year Pos #992 increased(+48)

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On 2254 reading lists
On 836 wish lists
On 3115 completed lists
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Forum Posts
Change 123 Ending over 7 years ago
change 123 chapter discussion over 7 years ago
Which personality do you like most? over 7 years ago

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a surprisingly good read, eagerly awaiting next chapter   
Rating: N/A
by urumi
August 7th, 2010, 8:13pm
as just as surprised that this manga isnt as popular as it should be, stacked hot martial arts chick, lots of violence and gory bits, and no major fanbase, its a shame, i at first thought it would just be packed full of ecchi (and there are lots of ecchi) but the storyline is really good as well as the character development that that aspect can be ignored, you really should read this manga, if you're looking for something action packed, but not too intense with a good, plot, real romantic developments and good characters, and teh fight scenes are totally awesome
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I dont understand.....   
Rating: N/A
by point64
July 7th, 2010, 2:40pm
I don't get how manga with a plot and artwork like this doesn't make it into the "mainstream" manga lineup what everyone knows about. Honestly, the story is seductive enough to make me completely ignore the ecchi...i couldnt even recognize ecchiness until i saw it in the scanlation credits. ITs definately a good mix of romance (though a bit shallow) and martial arts (girls kicking butt, is there anything greater?). Its a must read if you enjoy good art or a plot.
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Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by lorgeinoh
January 25th, 2010, 2:29am
I love how the protagonist
does his role and the heroine
is quite unique having multiple
personality sounds cool to me ^-^

I recommend this for those
who love justice!
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Rating: N/A
by EvilTomte
November 23rd, 2009, 1:11pm
Very nice art. Good characters and a decent story... It's entertaining. Hardly the best at that it does, but it makes you smile at times despite the clichés. smile

Either way, I recommend it.
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Surpassed expectations   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by drunkguy
September 16th, 2009, 8:18pm
I've gotta say, I didn't give this series enough credit when I first read it. After the first two volumes, I thought it was just an excuse to draw naked women fighting ugly muscle bound freaks. Great art and a bit of humor but not much else. Then came volume three and a rough plot started developing around Motoko and her personalities. Since then its been a strong balance of action, drama and comedy.

Be warned though, more than a few characters, situations and story arcs are just out there in terms of believability. Suspend it and this is a great read. Don't and large chunks of this story are just plain silly. It may go without saying but it is particularly difficult in this case because the backdrop to the story grounded in a very realistic environment with normal people drawn exceptionally well.

... Last updated on September 16th, 2009, 8:22pm
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It's a big lol to read all those comments   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Laclongquan
August 20th, 2009, 1:41am
Just go to show there's never can account for taste.

This manga is very noteworthy in many aspects. The multiple personalities is quite rare to see in manga, and it seem quite deep. Some science parts seem too unbelievable, but then it's manga, suspension of disbelief is a requirement.

The two most interesting aspects are characters and humours. Our hero is a weak boy who grew up in the environment of hero anime, ie typical boy. Still, his character is quite deep and can attract our attentions. the four personalities of the girl are very diverse and distintive. Also, the same can be said for all the other characters. Even the big fat housewife mother of our hero is very interesting in her own right, which tell us something about all of them.

The humour in this manga is dry, sometimes too dark, but always funny in a twisted way. i think a lot of readers who skim ahead got turn off by this. Shrug! Jump ahead and fall into a hole, that's the fact of life for you.

Fact is, this manga is a rare kind. you dont find them much, so dont skip it.
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Rating: N/A
by hamburgers
June 12th, 2009, 5:42pm
*purely subjective*
So, just to see what I was getting myself into, I read all of chapter 1, and chapter 40 from page 30 on. I don't think I'll be reading this series.

It seemed pretty cool after reading the first chapter, but what happens in Ch 40 was probably the worst thing the mangaka could have done, ignoring the circumstances (since I didn't pay attention to that). As a male, he should be ashamed; I got the distinct impression that he was a masochist >_>
Well, girls and masochists everywhere will be laughing, lolpwnd!, while I will stay the hell away. If you're really intent on reading the whole series, skip the latter part of Chapter 40 if you're squeamish, or get irritated when you witness carelessly....I don't know how to put in the spoiler text, so I'll end it here. It will save you a lot of heartache. (mad propz to LeviathanZr6 for the heads-up)

If you're all about some gratuitous boobs, panty shots, and nudity, this may be your cup of tea. I find that kind of stuff to be boring in general. If its got something to do with the plot, however (only one I can think about is the lolable Yuria 100 Shiki), its not so bad. So, those are my two cents, or something like that.

In mangas, I like plot, 3d characters who aren't all pathetic, some lulz, and good artwork. This manga seems to fit these criteria, so I'd say go for it, keeping my warning in mind.
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Think this story is cliche? Think again.   
Rating: N/A
by RiderFan
June 2nd, 2009, 7:38am
At the beginning we have the male protagonist who isn't the best looking guy, nor the strongest, but he has a sense of justice and is kind. Though he is practically useless in a fight (that changes later on) he tries anyway, which usually results in a large amount of injury (that unlike other manga doesn't heal right away).
Likable characters, great art, and a nice helping of ecchi/fanservice make this a VERY nice read!
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good but too much in common with other mangas   
Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by flapple
May 2nd, 2009, 12:35am
First off the main character is a complete loser/otaku who cant fight and doesnt have good looks. Second, the girl he gets of course is a sexy hot martial artist who just happens to meet him. Third, the main character doesnt even try to get stronger, but just cries and gets beaten to a pulp while his girlfriend has to save him. Even tho i said all of this it is still a great manga. It uses some really common plots, but the author does a nice job presenting it. Now that i think about it, Kenichi is especially like this. except this more about boobs and panty shots and kenichi is more about fighting and martial arts.

Nice read if you like lots of fanservice

... Last updated on May 2nd, 2009, 12:38am
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hibiki makes me sprung   
Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by HuhWhat
March 22nd, 2009, 12:31am
It tries a unique approach on a classic cliche of mixing martial arts and boobs, and succeeds simply by being ridiculous and simple. Of course, it won't attract normal people the likes of you and me.
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