manga04_jpg login_tab_left_jpg
Username:   Password:    Forgot Password?
App
Try out our new iPhone application!
App
Manga Poll
Other than synopsis, summary, or plot, what is the main factor that determines which new series to read?
The cover (or first page)
Art and character design
Mangaka (author and artist)
General popularity
Genres and categories
Ratings, reviews, or recommendations from others
Whether the series is complete or not
The scanlation group
I come to MU and see a new series on the release page, so I decide to try it
I just read random series
 
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 @irc.irchighway.net

RSS Feed
 
center_left_tab Forums center_right_tab

You are now viewing a topic.

The (one of the) main character(s) was evil

Back to I'm Looking For...


You must be registered to post!
From User Message Body
exxp
Post #693564
user avatar
Member

6:44 pm, Jul 16 2017
Posts: 122


Hi, (:

As the title says..

I'd like anything like one of the heroes or the good side was formerly villain or from the bad side...
This main character's personality or identity must be really bad or simply evil in the past.

The character's current personality must be redeemed at the present, a good nature, changed from rehabilitation after maybe their capture, or from love, or from their own willingness to change to the better, or maybe even from interest in the good side.

I can't think of good examples so here's what comes to mind:
Bastard (HWANG Youngchan) has the protagonist <following's spoiler> originally just like his father, empathetic killer, before he gets conscience from traumatic events with his mother, then amnesia clouding those events, though he's still forced to play accomplice role at the story's start.

Kubera: One Last God (Currygom) has one main character originally, not necessary or particularly evil, but had a very brutal nature and cold personality, thought it was still not shown in the ongoing series, but affected by his loved one, he changes to a peaceful wannabe playful guy, though he's still forced to play villain role at the story's start.

Please feel free to share anything good that matches even if only one trait.

That's it. Thank you.

Breizh
Post #693568
Member

10:24 pm, Jul 16 2017
Posts: 102


"Superior" fits your criterias I think

meredithbecca
Post #693572
user avatar
Member

1:42 am, Jul 17 2017
Posts: 103


The webtoon Myojin Tales would fit. The title character begins as an evil character, but gradually changes.

Basara - The heroine is good from the beginning, but the hero changes dramatically. In the beginning, he has the heroine's entire family murdered.



lesterf1020
Post #693582
Member

2:59 pm, Jul 17 2017
Posts: 44


Project Arms with the character Al Bowen

Noburo
Post #693837
user avatar
Member

10:16 pm, Jul 25 2017
Posts: 28


Black Cat has pretty much that premise

________________
Currently getting my life together~ (unsuccessfully)
exxp
Post #693993
user avatar
Member

7:11 pm, Jul 30 2017
Posts: 122


I'd like more recs.

Noburo
Post #694011 - Reply to (#693993) by exxp
user avatar
Member

4:17 am, Jul 31 2017
Posts: 28


By recommending this series, its a bit of a spoiler, but you may also want to look into Black Haze. MC is on the "good guy" side but has a mysterious past with the enemy that gets uncovered as the series progresses.

Edit: If you do read it, don't get put off buy the beginning art. I have never seen such a dramatic art improvement scenario and the series starting around chapter ~80 gets to be absolutely GORGEOUS. If you don't believe me, just click on the most recent chapters. I was put off at first so,,, yeah.

________________
Currently getting my life together~ (unsuccessfully)
You must be registered to post!

Back to I'm Looking For...  Back to Top

Search This Topic:
 
Manga Search
MANGA Fu
MEMBERS
TEAM-BU


footer