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Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei: Nyuugaku-hen (Manga)

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei: Nyuugaku-hen

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Synonyms: The Irregular at Magic High School: Enrolment Arc
Japanese: 魔法科高校の劣等生 入学編


Type: Manga
Volumes: 4
Chapters: 22
Status: Finished
Published: Dec 17, 2011 to Sep 18, 2013
Authors: Hayashi, Fumino (Story), Kitaumi, Tsuna (Art), Satou, Tsutomu (Story)
Serialization: GFantasy


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Popularity: #333
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"Magic" is a product of neither legends nor fairy tales. It has become a technology of reality for nearly a century. Various countries in the world are locked in a race in nurturing "Magicians."

Shiba Tatsuya is an honors student without magic capability at First High School, a magic high school along with his sister who happens to the top student among the freshmen. What will happen to him, and how will he live his school life where he is one of the many reserves in the school looked down upon by the chosen magical students?

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Alternative version: Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei
Sequel: Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei: Kyuukousen-hen


Shiba, Miyuki
Shiba, Tatsuya
Chiba, Erika
Hattori, Hanzou
Ichihara, Suzune
Juumonji, Katsuto
Kirihara, Takeaki

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Sep 21, 2012
Okay so I recently bought the first volume of this manga in a bookstore and i was just like SHIT THIS IS THE SHIT!.... The characters are close to displayed perfectly. I can't even say it... The hero, Shiba Tatsuya is a really damn cool guy... I know i am a guy and its quite frustating to say it but DAMN he is TOO COOL! Normally, the guys in manga or anime are no good guys and start to become cool characters but this manga, the guy looks cool from the start and I am pretty sure he will look cool through out the manga. read more
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Jan 11, 2012
Introduction Review: CHAPTER 1

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei? When I first heard of the title, I didn't expect something like this, especially when I heard its official English name, which was "The Irregular in the Magic High School." I thought it would be like some manga that'd be heavy on the action part, it might be later, but definitely not now.

Basic Plot: Tatsuya and his little sister Miyuki enrolls in a magic high school which puts emphasis on the practical part of magic. Tatsuya gets top grades in the written part of the entrance exam and Miyuki gets top grades in the practical part. In the read more
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Similarities include: schools in which students learn how to become more proficient with magic; male protagonists who have unique positions within the school system due to their special ability; the many female characters who they oftentimes interact with; and an action-oriented narrative with many references to magic tropes.

Do note however that Mx0 is mostly light-hearted, whereas Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei has a more serious tone.
Similarities include: specialised schools that ranks students in terms of their magic abilities; male protagonists who are low ranked students, but have exceptional combat strategy; and action and romance themes that permeate throughout both titles.

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