Kurenai Ouji
Crimson Prince
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Kurenai Ouji

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Synonyms: Crimson Heart Prince, Smile Game
Japanese: 紅心王子
English: Crimson Prince
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 18
Chapters: 98
Status: Finished
Published: Apr 12, 2007 to Sep 12, 2020
Genres: Fantasy Fantasy, Supernatural Supernatural
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Serialization: Shounen Gangan
Authors: Kuwahara, Souta (Story & Art)


Score: 7.601 (scored by 13561,356 users)
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Ranked: #22142
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Popularity: #3312
Members: 5,846
Favorites: 74


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Crimson Prince
Volume 1


Is their meeting a coincidence? Is their love inevitable?

Sakura Koujirou is a demon prince who descends to the human world in order to take human souls. But after a strange turn of events, he somehow ends up living with a human girl, Hana... This is a story of young love, sweet and touching.

(Source: MU)

Included one-shot:
Volume 1: Smile Game


Kurenai Ouji was published digitally in English as Crimson Prince by Yen Press from November 24, 2015 to May 25, 2021.



Jan 29, 2022
It's really good, the story have that typical demon and angel or human and demon fell in love but their family or clan won't allow them too because of responsibilities blah blah blah, I tough I won't like it to be honest but the reviews got me and I ended up reading it.

The first chapter can get a bit confusing because of how things are happening so fast but as you go read further like just few more chapters you can understand it, actually it depends to the person. As I read further I loved the characters more and more and I got more ...
May 30, 2021
Similar to Pandora hearts in the sense it falls apart in the last quarter.

The series kicks off with Our Crimson Prince of the Demon realm sent to earth to find someone and have to take there soul but he must avoid the angels as they are stronger than the demons will try to arrest them if they see them on Earth. During his search he meets a girl who is totally unrelated to everything. Absolutely unrelated. Due to various circumstances he now lives under the same roof as her and her grandma. Now he continues his journey while remaining undercover. But what is he supposed ...
Jun 14, 2016
Preliminary (46/98 eps)
I really enjoy this!!
I fell in love with this manga right away from the very first chapter! The art is really nice, the characters are well shaped and the plot is just beautiful!! It's not that sad but somehow it really give me the "feels".. Too bad that the English translations is really slow.. But I'm sure you won't regret to read this if you like a very slow going romance.. ^_^
I really love a romance story that involved royalty and this one is no exception! Koujiro is a really good type of prince too! I love Hana's personality at the begginer arc but I ...

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This is not being published anymore, it's on indefinite hiatus.
removed-user - Aug 21, 2019
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Oct 4, 2015 6:28 PM

It’s time to ditch the text file.
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