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Watashi ni xx Shinasai! (Manga)

Watashi ni xx Shinasai!

Alternative Titles

English: Missions of Love
Synonyms: Do xx to Me!, x Shina, xx Me!, Plain Love
Japanese: わたしに××しなさい!


Type: Manga
Volumes: 19
Chapters: 83
Status: Finished
Published: May 2, 2009 to Sep 3, 2015
Authors: Tooyama, Ema (Story & Art)
Serialization: Nakayoshi


Score: 7.881 (scored by 13449 users)
Ranked: #11862
Popularity: #79
Members: 31,270
Favorites: 1,523
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Himuro Yukina, a girl feared by most students for her piercing glare, is secretly a famous cellphone novelist, Yupina. While searching for material on 'love,' something she has never experienced, she stumbles onto Shigure's, the most popular boy in school's, secret. He is actually a serious womanizer who writes down all his accomplishments in his Student ID book. Cleverly using this evidence, Yukina blackmails Shigure into love-acting and teaching her about 'love.' But Akira, Yukina's childhood friend and cousin, is not happy at all with this turn of events. Used to being the only person who's not afraid of Yukina's glare, how will Shigure react to Yukina's sudden shift in attention? How will he respond when the love-acting becomes more than just acting for him?

(Source: SC)


Watashi ni xx Shinasai! won the 36th Kodansha Manga Award for best children's manga in 2012 and was listed in the New York Times best seller list twice for two different volumes. In 2011, the manga's circulation was reported to reach 120 million.

The series has been published in English as Missions of Love by Kodansha Comics USA since November 6, 2012.


Himuro, Yukina
Himuro, Yukina
Kitami, Shigure
Kitami, Shigure
Shimotsuki, Akira
Shimotsuki, Akira
Kitami, Hisame
Kitami, Hisame
Mizuno, Mami
Mizuno, Mami

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Nov 4, 2011
I really loved this manga, i really really did. But then the story began to go way retarded, and bland, boring, stupid, and most important keyword of all: pointless.

Plot 6 - I thought this would be an interesting story at first, the kind where the main character slowy realises her feelings, but no the author had to go all the way to make a totally useless and predictable twist here and there and tried to spice up the story a bit but instead she screwed it up. Now the entire plot is running in circles over and over and over and over and read more
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Jan 20, 2010
Great story about an unpopular high school girl who writes cell phone novels in her spare time. Her peers are scared of her because of her intense glare, so she's never had the opportunity to experience "love." When she hears her fans want more love stories, she decides she needs to experience love for herself so she can write about it and ends up blackmailing the most popular boy in her class. Although he puts on a facade of being the perfect guy, he's actually a jaded womanizer and has little respect for the people around him. The two of them read more
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Aug 16, 2015
I enjoyed Watashi ni xx Shinasai, a lot more than you'd think. It made me feel different emotions, some that I personally haven't experienced quite yet. The art was what I had expected, it couldn't be any better. The story was very interesting and adorable. There is a few things that I saw coming myself and others that I haven't. The story motivated me. It made me so happy. When I first found it, I wasn't really sure if it was going to be an enjoyable story. Once I started reading it, I just couldn't stop myself.

Overall, I think this story is absolutely wonderful read more
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Dec 29, 2010
I'm not usually one to write reviews, but I just felt that I had to write one for this great manga.

The story interesting, with a rather overly-observant girl being shunned by her classmates, yet at the same time they're dedicated fans of her mobile phone novels.

She tricks this popular guy into doing love related things to her, so that she could understand love and begin to write about love in her novels. The way their relationship develops is what really captivates you; they slowly but steadily become very different people to the façade they show to the world.

The best thing in my opinion about this read more
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Manga: Manga Mitai na Koi Shitai!
both are about young writers trying to experience love. they also both end up using the "popular boy" in their school as their partner in doing this 
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Manga: Koko ni Iru yo!
It's written by the same author:
Watashi ni xx Shinasai is about a girl who has been cut from social contact from her peers, resulting in the fact that she knows no social skills. She is writing a novel, but her readers are desiring their to be more love instead of always friendship. The male lead is the most popular boy in the class, but he is actually quite unkind and a complete liar. The story is basically about how she blackmails him, after finding out his terrible secret, so that she can learn more about friendship and love.

"Koko Ni Iru Yo" is  read more 
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Manga: Ore no Kanojo to Osananajimi ga Shuraba sugiru
Girls find out a boy's secret and force them into a relationship, having different reasons for it. Slowly they have to deal with their feelings questioning themselves whether everything was just fake or not.  
reportRecommended by Liinah
Manga: Warau Kanoko-sama
Both heroines make a practice of secretly observing other people and pride themselves on their ability to remain detached in those observations. However watashi ni xx shinasai has a plot that focuses more on love while Warau Kanokosama is like a series of short stories all with the same heroine. 
reportRecommended by Breezie-D
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Although Uwasa no midori kun is much more mature, both are wonderful stories with comedy, romance and a awesome love triangle.  
reportRecommended by Akarioru
Manga: L♥DK
Watashi ni xx shinasai has very similar story to L-DK. It's also about women, who doesn't know what love is, and prince of school, who can have every girl he wants, and ( if I can say that ) desteny wants them to be together. Well, in both manga there is a third person who also is in love with the main girl character, so it's not so sure, how will it ends up. 
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