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Adekan (Manga)

Adekan

Alternative Titles

English: Adekan
Japanese: 艶漢

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: Unknown
Status: Publishing
Published: 2007 to ?
Authors: Tsukiji, Nao (Story & Art)
Serialization: Wings

Statistics

Score: 8.341 (scored by 941 users)
Ranked: #3132
Popularity: #1313
Members: 3,005
Favorites: 186
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top manga page.

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Synopsis

Laid-back and somewhat absent-mindedly seductive umbrella craftsman Shiro (sans loincloth) and hot-blooded officer Kojiro, who stands against all things undisciplined, get involved in a bloody and erotic thrill-ride in an off-kilter town. This action packed jack-of-all-trades will have you swooning at its sexiness and leave you more addicted than opium! Tsujiki Nao's very first collection of works!

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Related Manga

Side story: Adekan: Mata, Ame no Koro ni wa

Characters

 Kojiro
Yamada, Kojiro
Main
 Shiro
Yoshiwara, Shiro
Main
 Anri
Yoshiwara, Anri
Main



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Apr 2, 2011
IceAndCream
In a quirky, fantastical-historical Japan, Yamada is a policeman who considers himself a missionary of good citizenship. He gets so bogged down with helping ladies carry home their groceries, that he forgets his real police duties, like solving murder cases. So when he meets Shiro, a young man who lives like a slob, can't cook, and hates to wear clothes, he quickly takes the guy under his wing. First order of business? Get the guy to put on some underwear.

I'll get it out of the way now in case it's an issue for anyone: it's scanlated by a group that does read more
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Dec 28, 2013
N201_ASYLUM
I'm compelled to say that this manga's saving grace is its art, but that makes it seem like the story is the pits when that's not really the case. Plot-wise, it is not a total yawn fest, but it's not anything spectacular. It seems to encapsulate a sort of slice-of-life feel, where the main characters go on mystery-solving adventures and meet a hodgepodge of different characters, each with their own story. And it is distinctively shoujo.

What elevates this manga is its beautiful, beautiful art. This is one of those mangas worth reading JUST for the art.

Ok I think I have repeated that point enough read more
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