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Family Complex (Manga)

Family Complex

Alternative Titles

English: Family Complex
Japanese: ファミリー・コンプレックス

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 1
Chapters: 6
Status: Finished
Published: 2000
Authors: Tsuda, Mikiyo (Story & Art)
Serialization: Wings

Statistics

Score: 7.611 (scored by 1527 users)
Ranked: #30122
Popularity: #1445
Members: 2,717
Favorites: 18
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top manga page.

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Popular Tags

comedy slice of life

Synopsis

Meet the Sakamotos...a typical, upper middle class family of six with one peculiar quality-namely, they're all uncannily good-looking! That is, except for one member of the clan-14-year-old Akira. At that awkward stage where teenagers feel out-of-place in general, Akira believes he's average in the looks department, which simply doesn't measure up. How can he be around his family when he feels like he's being judged against them all the time? Will Akira's complex about being "different" cause him to turn away from the people who love him most?

(Source: Digital Manga Publishing)

Related Manga

Spin-off: Kakumei no Hi, Princess Princess

Characters

 Hidetoshi
Sakamoto, Hidetoshi
Main
 Nanami
Sakamoto, Nanami
Main
 Akira
Sakamoto, Akira
Main
 Harumi
Sakamoto, Harumi
Main
 Natsuru
Sakamoto, Natsuru
Main
 Fuyuki
Sakamoto, Fuyuki
Main



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Jan 6, 2010
Yammin
Have you ever felt like the odd one out in your family? Like you are less smart, less pretty, less athletic - anything - than the rest of your family. You don’t have the same qualities as everyone else so you come to question yourself, if you really are a part of the family or if you’re worthy to. You might start hating yourself, or even come to despise your family.

Well Akira Sakamoto does, reason being he is the only ‘normal’ looking one in his family. He comes from quite a large family of six, the third oldest child out of four and is read more
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Aug 3, 2008
Lord_Lee2
Family Complex is another of Mikiyo Tsuda's masterpieces which i enjoy to this day :P
Published before the parent story "Princess Princess" this Manga focuses on the family of the Sakamotos' who are abnormally beautiful apart from 14 year old Akira who feels "normal" from the rest.

The story takes the form of taking the point of view of the various siblings and parents about life in the family and what it means to be "beautiful" and that beauty is not as glorious as it may seem to be.
It also has very powerful messages about looks and family life in general while adding that bit of comedy read more
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User Recommendations

Both series deal with problems within a family, as well as depict a nice loving family.
reportRecommended by Pyapi - Add to favorites
They both are about famalies, and how they solve their problems. They also have a favorite sibling that they all love and dear.

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