Kubo-san wa Mob wo Yurusanai
Kubo Won't Let Me Be Invisible
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Kubo-san wa Mob wo Yurusanai

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Synonyms: Kubo-san wa Boku wo Yurusanai, Kubo-san Doesn't Leave Me Be (a Mob)
Japanese: 久保さんは僕〈モブ〉を許さない
English: Kubo Won't Let Me Be Invisible
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 12
Chapters: 152
Status: Finished
Published: Oct 24, 2019 to Mar 2, 2023
Genre: Comedy Comedy
Themes: Romantic Subtext Romantic Subtext, School School
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Young Jump
Authors: Yukimori, Nene (Story & Art)


Score: 7.911 (scored by 2670526,705 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #9972
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #240
Members: 65,839
Favorites: 1,941

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Volumes: /12
Chapters: /152


High school student Junta Shiraishi has a simple goal—to live a fulfilling youth. However, achieving this goal appears to be harder than expected, as everyone in his surroundings often fails to notice him due to his lack of presence. In fact, Shiraishi's lack of presence is so severe that people think his seat in class is always empty, and mistakenly assume that he often skips school. There is even a weird rumor spreading around in class, claiming that those who successfully spot Shiraishi will be blessed with good fortune for the day.

So far, the only person who notices his existence is Nagisa Kubo, the girl seated next to him. Unfortunately for him though, Kubo likes to tease him on a daily basis and often puts him into unprecedented and nerve-wracking situations. However, as Kubo's playful antics continue to involve the reluctant Shiraishi, he may soon discover that his youth might not be as boring as he initially thought.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]

Included one-shot:
Volume 6: Kubo-san wa Mob wo Yurusanai (pilot)


Kubo-san wa Mob wo Yurusanai has been published digitally as an English simulpub as Kubo Won't Let Me Be Invisible through MANGA Plus service. The volumes were published by VIZ Media under the Shonen Jump imprint from May 3, 2022 to March 5, 2024.

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Mar 1, 2023
So the drip finally stops...

Chapter 144 is the final one for the manga, of which I just got done reading. Overall I thought the series was very charming. Basically, the whole story is a bit like Teasing Master Takagi-san, but more light hearted and the dude isn't actually dense...in fact he's thinner than air. But it's a nice story about how one person can open up your eyes to see a whole new side of the world you've never experienced before. The art has an interesting style from jumping back and forth between chibi and regular art, which heightens the more comedic moments well. And ...
Aug 25, 2022
Mixed Feelings
Preliminary (27/152 eps)
Spoiler-free review(this is what I have to write I think) anyways:

I really liked the manga because as you can see I rated it a 9/10, I’m usually very laissez-faire with my reviews and scores because I really don’t care ie: I’m not that hard core into rating mangas and/or anime so here is why I didn’t rate this a 10;

My first and main reason(probably my only one, yes I didn’t think this review through if you were gonna ask) is HOW DENSE THIS MC IS LIKE I GET YOU HAVENT INTERACTED WITH MANY WOMEN BUT DAMN, I see how people might like this trope and ...
Aug 10, 2023
Preliminary (6/152 eps)
There's two kinds of good natured teasing. You can give your friends shit about stuff, in a fun and good natured way. They give it back, the world goes round, life is good. You can flirt with people, either romantically or simply for fun. Again, good stuff.

When that teasing crosses the line to making someone clearly uncomfortable. When they are absolutely not into it. When you NOTICE that and CONTINUE ANYWAY.

Then that is bullying. And this manga? This manga isnt about teasing the girl teasing the guy. The way this is written is simply bullying.

I have read 85 chapters of Nagatoro. I have *enjoyed* reading ...

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