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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: 6.641 (scored by 17631,763 users)
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Ranked: #122532
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Popularity: #4507
Members: 3,586
Favorites: 23
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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
Mixed Feelings
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, ...
Jul 16, 2009
Mixed Feelings
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 ...
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 ...


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