Saitama Chainsaw Shoujo
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Saitama Chainsaw Shoujo

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Saitama Chainsaw Girl, Saitama Chainsaw Massacre
Japanese: さいたまチェーンソー少女


Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 1
Chapters: 6
Status: Finished
Published: Jun 27, 2008 to Dec 27, 2008
Genres: Action Action, Drama Drama
Themes: Psychological Psychological, School School
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Dengeki Daioh
Authors: Sakurazaka, Hiroshi (Story), Uguisu, Kagura (Art)

Statistics

Score: 5.521 (scored by 28002,800 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #169502
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Popularity: #3488
Members: 5,067
Favorites: 24
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Synopsis

Kirisaki Fumio's just a highschool girl in love...

...but then she finds out that the guy she's fallen for happens to love someone else.

...so she decides to go out and get a chainsaw.

And take it to school.

And then many things happen.

(Source: Horobi no Michi)

Background

Saitama Chainsaw Shoujo is based on Hiroshi Sakurazaka's 2004 short story of the same title, which won 16th SF Magazine Readers Award.

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Nov 21, 2009
Saitama Chainsaw Shoujo is about a girl who got bumped by her boyfriend and then decides to commit a massacre in her school in order to kill him. And she will use a chainsaw to do so.
It’s pretty much like Columbine but with a chainsaw.

What bothered me with the story is that, Saitama didn’t have a real strong reason to commit such massacre.
Of course she’s shy and doesn’t have a lot of friends. But still I don’t think that justified such massacre and I was expecting some revelations about an obscure past or something like this.

This said, others characters attitude were really… ...
Apr 5, 2010
Mixed Feelings
Interesting manga.
This is a very surreal manga, right from the start, with a psychic friend telling the main character (Fumio) they were linked to the past. This part was not properly explained.

Gore, horror, tons of unexplained stuff, action scenes similar to Highschool of the Dead (beginning few chapters, remember?).

Story:5
The story started off weird, with a psychic friend. Then a transfer student came and something strange happened with Fumio's bf. Then The psychic friend (Kaoruko) foretold that something was weird with the transfer student. Then Kaoruko became strange as well. Lol.

What was surprising too was the decision to cut down her bf in school. Lol. ...
Jun 17, 2015
I feel like the majority of people who read this manga go in expecting something that this manga is not. I feel like they expect this manga to take itself seriously because of the (rather mild) gore scenes. Please don't read Saitama Chainsaw Shoujo expecting a serious story! This manga isn't quite a parody, but it is a manga that I consider to be comical. I feel like that was the intention of the mangaka; just to make something that - despite bloody murder - is humorous and lighthearted.

STORY (6):
Saitama Chainsaw Shoujo is a short manga revolving around Kirisaki Fumio, a quiet girl with a ...

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