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Tokyo Mew Mew (Manga)

Tokyo Mew Mew

Alternative Titles

English: Tokyo Mew Mew
Synonyms: TMM, Mew Mew Power, Tokyo Black Cat Girl, Sleeping Beauty of Strawberry Forest
Japanese: 東京ミュウミュウ

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 7
Chapters: 32
Status: Finished
Published: Sep 2000 to Feb 2003
Authors: Yoshida, Reiko (Story), Ikumi, Mia (Art)
Serialization: Nakayoshi

Statistics

Score: 6.931 (scored by 8013 users)
Ranked: #112042
Popularity: #262
Members: 12,775
Favorites: 568
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top manga page.

Popular Tags

fantasy mahou shoujo romance shoujo

Synopsis

Ichigo is out on a hot date with her 'crush' when suddenly she's involved in an odd incident in which her DNA is merged with the DNA of an almost extinct wildcat. When four other girls' DNA is merged with the DNA of four other almost extinct animals, it's apparent that they're part of a much bigger plan. Ichigo and her friends have been chosen to become a part of a secret project called the "Mew Project." Their mission: To protect the planet from aliens who are using the planet's animals to attack humans.

(Source: Tokyopop)

Related Manga

Sequel: Tokyo Mew Mew à La Mode
Adaptation: Tokyo Mew Mew


Characters

 Mint
Aizawa, Mint
Main
 Purin
Fon, Purin
Main
 Zakuro
Fujiwara, Zakuro
Main
 Lettuce
Midorikawa, Lettuce
Main
 Ichigo
Momomiya, Ichigo
Main
 Tart
Tart
Supporting
 Pie
Pie
Supporting


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Jul 27, 2008
Panda-Chan
Ah, yes. Tokyo Mew Mew. How happy I am to finally get to do this review. It was one of my first mangas. Well, here's my review.

Story: The story wasn't that bad. It had an environmental message in it, and the romance between Ichigo and Masaya was really sweet. Kish's unrequited love for Ichigo was also done pretty well, especially in the last two books. I nearly cried with Ichigo during book seven when Kish was revealing his feelings. It also has side stories such as Petite Mew Mew where the girls are in kindergarden and Tokyo Black Cat Girl, the prototype for Tokyo Mew read more
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May 13, 2014
vividgrim
I'll be frank: Tokyo Mew Mew is bad.

While the concept is mildly interesting - bio-engineered magical girls save the world - the story itself is shallow, cheap, and flat. The tension in conflicts isn't there because the resolution happens within a page or too.

The magic itself is uninteresting; there's no learning curve, the girls just automatically know what to do. Even in the attacks, there is no variation - each girl only has one move.

I also found the romance - between Ichigo and Ryou, as well as between Ichigo and Masaya - dull. With Masaya, it's simply pages of Ichigo staring at him read more
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Jul 12, 2011
NaruWaraji
My first manga. :). Okay, so here we go.

Tokyo Mew Mew - we have to save the world.

The plot is really simple. There's a girl, Ichigo, who falls for a guy Aoyama. He seemed to like her from the beginning :). Anyway, while being int the museum, or somewhere, there is an earthquake. She is with those 4 girls she doesn't know, and then BOOM ! She doesn't know what's happening, but she remembers a cat : ) Cool isn't it ? :D She became Mew Mew and got to save the world with help from Ryou, who's pretty hot. She has to find another read more
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Aug 1, 2013
angelsreview
This is actually a really cute manga. It’s the basic magical girl with a little underlining factor of endangered species. It’s not a bad mix actually in that the characters all have characteristics of the species but sadly it ends there. The girls don’t have attacks that symbolize the animals they were injected with and the colors also don’t feel like they make the cut. For a show that keeps talking about the characters given power from endangered species, they should have put a little more into it. Now that doesn’t mean that I didn’t like the manga. The characters are loveable; the names actually read more
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User Recommendations

Sailor Moon and Tokyo Mew Mew both have elements of super powers, transformations, action, and romance. If you like Sailor Moon, you'll like Tokyo Mew Mew as well. 
reportRecommended by nekonohime
Mega-cute magical girl series -- if you like one, why not try another? Both are as much about the love lives of the preteen protagonists as they are about saving the world, so that's another element they have in common. 
reportRecommended by lithiumflower
These are both cute, with animal-transformations, cute characters, and love. In Tokyo Mew Mew, they must save the world, and in Princess Tutu, the main character must save the one she loves.  
reportRecommended by HatchetGirl
Animals-looks-like and fiction! Girls, girls, and girls!!! 
reportRecommended by myori_dasu
Both are magical girl series, and they're both super cute. C: 
reportRecommended by coconutberry
Has a main magical girl, and some romance as well (: both fighting to save the world. 
reportRecommended by KyrstenMarie

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