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Kämpfer (Manga)

Kämpfer

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Kampfer, Kenpufer
Japanese: けんぷファー

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 10
Chapters: 56
Status: Finished
Published: Feb 27, 2008 to Jun 27, 2013
Authors: Tsukiji, Toshihiko (Story), Tachibana, Yuu (Art)
Serialization: Comic Alive

Statistics

Score: 7.251 (scored by 2297 users)
Ranked: #55372
Popularity: #776
Members: 5,796
Favorites: 70
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Synopsis

Senou Natsuru, an average second year high school guy, has been chosen by the Moderators to be a Kämpfer. Kämpfers are given a bracelet to activate their powers and fight the enemy. Also, Kämpfers can only be girls, so upon activation, a guy would turn into a girl.

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Characters

 Shizuku
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 Natsuru
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 Akane
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 Kaede
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 Mikoto
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 Harakiri
Tora, Harakiri
Supporting
 Seppuku
Kuro Usagi, Seppuku
Supporting

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Mahou_Bujin
Jun 21, 2009 1:01 PM
This manga like a train wreck. I don't like it, but I can't pull my eyes away.

The premise looks like something out of the gender-bending manga/anime of the 90s, but the execution of it is rather ham-fisted.

In short a bunch of people turn into girls (with different personalities if they are already a girl) in order to fight and gain different powers as a result of the transformation.

The main character is caught up in this mess, but so far the manga has spent more time explaining the rule system than it has developing its characters, and has as a result floundered a bit.

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Florten
Aug 12, 2011 9:44 PM
Story (5):

The plot itself is a great idea; not the most original but very interesting. The author has such a good plot to work with but the story isn't told very well in the manga series. I don't know about the novel but the author and the artist could have most definitely portrayed the story in a much better alternative. The story itself is not interesting but the idea of how people fight and disappear when they meet a plushie is a idea.

Art (8):

The art is great, the girls in the characters are so appealing to the eye. Especially in the point of view of read more
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Recommendations

Manga: Hidan no Aria
both are ecchi and have schoolgirls fighting with guns
also, both main characters have 2 different forms of themselves 
reportRecommended by kana-tan
Manga: AKB49: Renai Kinshi Jourei
Gender-benders where a guy is pretending to be a girl. 
reportRecommended by Lylaaz
Manga: Idol Pretender
both have male characters original love interest fall in love with their female selves not male selves, other than that not really similar but thats why I liked them both =P 
reportRecommended by MinM66
Manga: Kashimashi: Girl Meets Girl
they both have a boy that was turned into a girl
and the girl they had a crush on started liking them when they became girls 
reportRecommended by Grin-
Manga: Oto x Maho
These mangas have many similarities and Kampfer is just like Oto x Maho. As a matter of a fact, they are almost exactly alike. If you liked this manga or you liked kampfer, then read one of the two that you haven't read yet. 
reportRecommended by Githul
Manga: Maken-Ki!
Both of these serialisations feature action and ecchi sequences involving a male protagonist and his many female admirers set primarily within a school setting. 
reportRecommended by radiantfire

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