Beast Complex
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Beast Complex

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Type: Manga
Volumes: 3
Chapters: 19
Status: Finished
Published: Mar 3, 2016 to Mar 25, 2021
Genres: Drama Drama, Romance Romance, Slice of Life Slice of Life
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Authors: Itagaki, Paru (Story & Art)


Score: 7.571 (scored by 14731,473 users)
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Ranked: #21742
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Popularity: #3911
Members: 3,724
Favorites: 34
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One-shot friendship and romance stories about anthropomorphic animals living in a world like our own.


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Apr 3, 2021
YalkYalk (All reviews)
Beast Complex is the debut manga of Paru Itagaki, who would later go on to write the hit series Beastars. The stories of Beast Complex take place in a world where herbivore and carnivore animals live together in society. The stories found in Beast Complex explore the challenges faced in a world where these two different types of species coexist. Each story focuses on the relationship between a certain herbivore and a certain carnivore. The relationships presented in each story vary, from childhood friends, to lovers, coworkers, and more. While the characters and the stories are not extremely complex in their own right, they do read more
Jul 3, 2021
juanogorman (All reviews)
I am sure that, like me, most people who come in contact this manga are already familiar with Beastars. If you're already engaged with this series, then Beast Complex is more than you could ever ask for. And I don't mean the inconsequential, trivia-style background. I mean that Beast Complex makes for a perfect companion/predecessor in that it both expands upon this universe and feeds readers' understanding of what Paru Itagaki aims to achieve with her unconventional, "adult-Zootopia" premise.

After reading the first volume of Beast Complex, I understand that Itagaki's writing's strength is character (besides her already excellent creative compositions and worldbuilding). She has read more


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