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Japanese: ガールフレンド


Type: Manga
Volumes: 5
Chapters: 26
Status: Finished
Published: Jun 18, 2004 to Jun 19, 2007
Genres: Drama Drama, Romance Romance, Slice of Life Slice of Life, Ecchi Ecchi
Theme: School School
Serialization: Young Jump
Authors: Hokazono, Masaya (Story), Betten, Court (Art)


Score: 6.621 (scored by 17981,798 users)
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Ranked: #139642
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Popularity: #5100
Members: 3,732
Favorites: 23
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Volumes: /5
Chapters: /26


Penned by Masaya Hokazono (Inugami, Watashi wa ai) and illustrated by Court Betten (Prince Standard, Harukaze - Bitterpop), Girlfriend features charming and sexy short stories involving romantic relationships between high-schoolers in contemporary Japan.

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Apr 14, 2015
This is definitely NOT for everyone.
This is absolutely NOT for those who have a strong sense of moral/ethical values.
If you are willing to question what 'ethical' actually means - what is considered right, what is considered wrong - and especially, what are YOUR reasons for it - then you should definitely take this short but equally vast and variegated manga up.

It deals with the taboo, it deals with headstrong and underconfident characters, it questions love, sex, the body, the woman, the man - it pinches your conscience, twists it, emotionally disturbs you and puts a question bang in your face - What ...
Jan 11, 2008
Preliminary (4/26 eps)
Ok , I'm not really a manga reader, but here's my 2 cents about this one:

No central story (therefore the low grade), but keep in mind that this particular manga doesn't need one: It's all about the ups and downs of a bunch of (mostly) high-school relationships.The characters are explored in sufficient depth, provided their stories are usually very short.I found the couples very interesting, for each had its unique share of problems.I admit that many of the situations aren't terribly realistic, but it didn't bother me personally.
Many of the other reviews I've read complain about the fact that there is too much sex ...
Apr 29, 2014
Mixed Feelings
I think, this series show why teenagers or not mentally adult people shouldn't play with sex. And that sex isn't way to show or perceive a love. It can be fun but it's not enough to fill the heart's content.
But for those who can understand this moral there not necessity to read Girlfriend.
Though, even if it has few sweet moments, mostly it was sad for me to read.
It's a shame that parents wasn't guide their children through puberty and didn't explain them what real the love is. So that children was pushed on the painful way of raising experience by method ...

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