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Omamori Himari

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Japanese: おまもりひまり
English: Omamori Himari
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 12
Chapters: 75
Status: Finished
Published: Jun 9, 2006 to Sep 9, 2013
Genres: Action Action, Comedy Comedy, Romance Romance, Supernatural Supernatural, Ecchi Ecchi
Themes: Harem Harem, Mythology Mythology, School School
Serialization: Dragon Age
Authors: Matra, Milan (Story & Art)

Statistics

Score: 7.421 (scored by 81428,142 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #36412
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #887
Members: 20,337
Favorites: 327

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Volumes: /12
Chapters: /75

Synopsis

Severely allergic to felines, Yuuto Amakawa spends his mornings nursing a drippy nose courtesy of his friend Rinko’s cat. But on his sixteenth birthday, it’s not just Rinko’s pet that’s riling up his allergies (to say nothing of his hormones)! Appearing before him is Himari, a buxom, sword-wielding cat spirit in human guise, who has sworn to protect Yuuto, now the target of vengeful spirits! It’s clear that Yuuto’s allergies are the least of his problems — he’s gonna need Himari’s help if he wants to live to see his seventeenth birthday!

(Source: Yen Press)

Background

Omamori Himari was published in English by Yen Press from October 26, 2010 to July 22, 2014, as well as in eBook format from November 14, 2011 to July 22, 2014. Yen Press also released a guidebook companion for the manga and anime and labeled it as Volume 0, which was published digitally and in print on September 25 and October 30, 2012 respectively. The series has also been published in Italian by Panini Comics under the Planet Manga imprint as Il Talismano - Omamori Himari since June 7, 2014.

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Reviews

Jan 17, 2021
tl;dr: A manga with a good cast and good art that was clearly forced to drag on for longer than it should have but still manages to do a decent job overall.

This manga started off pretty interesting. The beginning introduces a good main cast of characters that are set up with decent personalities and backgrounds with what feels like the beginning of decent character arcs. The comedy is solid. The plot basically just amounts to introductions to the main characters, but these are pretty good and work well with the characters they focus on so it's all around pretty enjoyable to read.

In volume 4 it ...
Sep 24, 2008
Typically when you have too much of one thing, you tend to get tired of it; but what about when you have too many difference things? Well Omamori Himari happens to be a Shounen, Supernatural, Action, Harem, Ecchi, Romantic, Comedy, Drama *breathe* yeah… that's quite a mouthful. And with all these different genres meshed together, it’s all bound to feel somewhat diluted. Although there are plenty of great things to be found in this unoriginal yet refreshing manga.

Set in modern-day Japan, an average teenage boy named Yuuto Amakawa, is taken care of by his childhood friend Rinko Kuzaki, ever since he lost his parents. Now ...
Jan 20, 2017
Generic, pretty much sums up this manga. A story of a boy, who inherited some powers and a cat demon, add in a childhood friend, a few more demons, and there you have it.

The story doesn't have much of a plot anyways since there's just 1 bad guy in the entire series, ending was poor, MC doesn't really get that much stronger anyways, still an unreliable boy with naive dreams. I don't even think it's much of a conclusive ending. Fight scenes ...

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