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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: DramaDrama, EcchiEcchi, RomanceRomance, SchoolSchool, Slice of LifeSlice of Life
Authors: Hokazono, Masaya (Story), Betten, Court (Art)
Serialization: Young Jump


Score: 6.681 (scored by 17071,707 users)
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Ranked: #110532
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Popularity: #4122
Members: 3,397
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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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Jan 9, 2008
Master10K (All reviews)
Gilfriend is an ecchi, romance manga made up of really smutty stories on different teenage relationships. Well it's supposed to be an "ecchi" title but I felt that this manga was borderline "hentai", with all the pointless sex. The stories are entirely sex-driven, which leaves no room at all for character development, making the characters the weakest aspect. Another problem is that after the first volume only some of the stories were revisited later on but at least the good ones were revisited.

The artwork is pretty decent for this romance, and was really good ind depicting the explicit scenes however the characters were very indistinguishable, read more
Jul 16, 2009
klaudiviris (All reviews)
The title of the series is "Girlfriend" and the author makes a few attempts to link the title with the content. In my opinion this link is unsuccessful -at least in a western context- since a title like "f*ck buddies" or "Friend with benefits" would do for most of the stories.

Don't get me wrong, it makes an interesting read and it can make you root for a character... it can disgust you a lot too. If you feel uneasy about cheating boyfriends/girlfriends or adult-teenager relationships, be ready to feel very uneasy at some points. There are however some bitter-sweet stories (never entirely sweet) that read more
Apr 14, 2015
Kundalini (All reviews)
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 read more
Apr 29, 2014
Taske-sama (All reviews)
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 read more

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