Ranked #4563

Brilliant na Mahou (Manga)

Brilliant na Mahou

Alternative Titles

English: Brilliant Magic
Japanese: ブリリアントな魔法


Type: Manga
Volumes: 3
Chapters: 18
Status: Finished
Published: May 2, 2001 to Dec 3, 2002
Genres: Shoujo
Authors: Miyawaki, Yukino (Story & Art)
Serialization: Ciao


Score: 7.351 (scored by 1421 users)
Ranked: #45632
Popularity: #2062
Members: 2,591
Favorites: 16
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Mitsuki's a high school freshman worried about her looks—or, at least, her "baby face." Until, that is, she enlists a little help from classmate Atsuki and her makeup kit. When Atsuki's finished, the transformation is complete—and breathtaking. It's also when the romantic adventures begin—a roller coaster ride of the heart that young and old are sure to enjoy.

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Aug 13, 2013
Not really a good manga to read, but ok to read just to pass time. This manga features a quite ridiculous romantic triangle, where the heroine is so indecisive that it almost looks like she was playing tennis with the two guys. To be honest, I believe the mangaka flip a coin to decide which one would be the lucky or unlucky one. I am not sure if it was meant to be, but at some point this manga became a comedy to me. It lack plenty of character development, since everytime that the characters were moving forward, they would somehow end up back where read more
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