Doku no Aji
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Doku no Aji

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Synonyms: Dokunoaji, Taste of Poison
Japanese: 毒の味


Type: One-shot
Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: 1
Status: Finished
Published: 2003
Genres: Boys Love Boys Love, Fantasy Fantasy
Serialization: None
Authors: Naono, Bohra (Story & Art)


Score: 7.081 (scored by 906906 users)
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Ranked: #75432
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Popularity: #10765
Members: 1,614
Favorites: 3
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One-shotNaono, Bohra (Story & Art)
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A sealed water dragon and a blind man living at a monestary, find what they need from each other....

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Apr 18, 2020
I often think that it's inherently difficult to make fantasy work as a one-shot. High fantasy is so often reliant on good world-building and in a one-shot, there's so little room for this to be fleshed out that it often feels lacking, superficial or unfinished. Unfortunately, Doku no Aji is a prime example of this and is not very good.

The story is ultimately fairly simple: a blind guy who was raised by nuns (for some reason) finds a dragon in its human form in a cave and decides to help set it free. The problem is there are way more questions that there are ...

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