manga04_jpg login_tab_left_jpg
Username:   Password:    Forgot Password?
Try out our new iPhone application!
Manga Poll
If you could magically change your primary language to Japanese right now, would you do it?
For sure!
Sounds cool, but no thanks
No way, not even if you paid me
My primary language is already Japanese, but I'd prefer changing to something else
My primary language is already Japanese, and I wouldn't switch
See Old Polls

Manga is the Japanese equivalent of comics
with a unique style and following. Join the revolution! Read some manga today!

Coded in ConTEXT

Join #baka-updates

RSS Feed
center_left_tab Manga Info center_right_tab
ALL    A    B    C    D    E    F    G    H    I    J    K    L    M    N    O    P    Q    R    S    T    U    V    W    X    Y    Z   
Glass no Kamen  
Login to add items to your list, keep track of your progress, and rate series!
From Shoujo Manga Maniac:

Chigusa Tsukikage holds the rights to the play "The Crimson Goddess," a lost masterpiece that many would love to see brought back to the stage. Tsukikage, however, won't allow the cherished work to be diminished by an actress who isn't worthy of playing the title role. Fortunately, she has found two young actresses that just might be worthy: Maya Kitajima and Ayumi Himekawa. Though both actresses are exceptionally talented, only one can win the coveted role.

Note: Volume 50 seems to be indefinitely postponed.


Related Series

Associated Names
Garasu no Kamen
Glass Mask
Il Grande Sogno di Maya
Mặt Nạ Thủy Tinh
Topeng Kaca

Groups Scanlating
Shoujo Manga Maniac
Stage Storm

Latest Release(s)
v.39 c.5-6 by Shoujo Manga Maniac (33d ago)
v.39 c.3-4 by Shoujo Manga Maniac (89d ago)
v.39 c.2 by Shoujo Manga Maniac (398d ago)
Search for all releases of this series

Status in Country of Origin
49 Volumes (Ongoing, V. 50 postponed)
26 Volumes Bunko (Ongoing)

Completely Scanlated?

Anime Start/End Chapter
Starts at Vol 1, Chap 1
Ends at Vol 41

User Reviews
Glass Mask by Alissa

10 topics, 31 posts
Click here to view the forum

User Rating
Average: 9.1 / 10.0 (464 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.93 / 10.0
 58% (269 votes)
 18% (85 votes)
 11% (53 votes)
 5% (24 votes)
 3% (12 votes)
 1% (4 votes)
 1% (5 votes)
 0% (1 votes)
 1% (3 votes)
 2% (8 votes)

Last Updated
February 8th 2015, 3:47am PST



Category Recommendations





Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Bessatsu Hana to Yume (Hakusensha)
Hana to Yume (Hakusensha)

Licensed (in English)

English Publisher

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #386 decreased(-90)
Monthly Pos #336 decreased(-56)
3 Month Pos #287 decreased(-20)
6 Month Pos #261 decreased(-10)

List Stats
On 1466 reading lists
On 886 wish lists
On 93 unfinished lists
On 369 custom lists

Note: You must be logged in to update information on this page.

Forum Posts
Glass Mask's Miuchi: Manga is Moving Along Toward End 271 days, 6 hours, 24 minutes ago
Is this still updating? 701 days, 14 hours, 0 minutes ago
Ending 830 days, 20 hours, 50 minutes ago
Do the end up together anytime soon? 990 days, 9 hours, 10 minutes ago
Anime (2005) 1283 days, 0 hours, 8 minutes ago

Click to view the forum

tickmark preloadxmark preloadxmark preload
User Comments [ Order by usefulness ]

You must login to comment for this series! Register an account.

A masterpiece   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by cliff
June 16th, 2008, 6:55am
This manga is my favorite manga of all time but the author discontinued this I think. I've been reading this since I was in elementary school and now, when I'm in college, I still waiting for the new one but... there' none so far. *sigh

The story focuses more on acting than romance but there are some parts which are totally cute which make you say: "aw..."

The characters are also lovable. Very interesting and unique compared to other shoujo mangas.

... Last updated on March 17th, 2009, 5:55pm
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Good... but...   
Rating: N/A
by zainkis
June 4th, 2008, 6:36am
really enjoyed this manga up till vol 42, good story with lovable main character, my only compliant... this series have some very very very... slow relationship development... 32yrs and 42vols later... there' still no... kiss scene.... u can guess how slow the romance in this manga is... other than that, the manga is really great~ if you dont give much care for romance.. but love stories about acting, than give this a try...
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
No way!!!   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by ruby717
April 5th, 2008, 12:32pm
The story is hetting soooooooo interesting, why does the author stopconfused It's one of my most favorite manga ever!
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Glass Mask   
Rating: N/A
by IMustBeInsane
January 29th, 2008, 2:11pm
I started reading this series yesterday and have barely managed to stop to sleep and go to class. Something about the story just won't let me stop reading. I usually hate super-long series and almost didn't read it becuase it's so long, but Glass Mask is definitally an exception.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
one of the best shoujo.   
Rating: N/A
by Annita
January 19th, 2008, 12:24pm
i read this for over 10 years now, and i am still waiting to know the ending. I will wait until she finishes this project. Such an amazing story and plot smile
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Good story very old art work   
Rating: N/A
by Marei_23
October 28th, 2007, 9:42am
I read this manga and enjoyed the story. However, the artwork is so dated that it became distracting for me. I wish the artwork was better in it.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by Arsenico
October 7th, 2007, 10:38am
I watched the italian version of the anime about 10yr ago, now im reading the manga, i like it smile
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Dust253
June 27th, 2007, 2:41am
Awsome manga. A really enjoyable read. 10/10.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
The manga that made a me a weirdo.   
Rating: N/A
by shirauro
June 15th, 2007, 7:42am
being lured by the name, i thought its was kamen rider or something, and was heavily disappointed, however, for some unknown reason i dared to read it.

end of story. i was addicted.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
One of the Best Shoujo   
Rating: N/A
by Elairz
April 25th, 2007, 9:11am
this is one of the best shoujo i ever read. even though the old art bother me a bit in early volume. but it get better later on. i couldn't stop reading this manga from start to vol 22. took me about 12 hour to read it all.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Previous Page Pages (5) [ 1 2 3 4 5 ] Next Page
Show  entries per page 

You must login to comment for this series! Register an account.
Manga Search