Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuuutsu
The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya
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Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuuutsu

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Japanese: 涼宮ハルヒの憂鬱
English: The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 20
Chapters: 105
Status: Finished
Published: Sep 26, 2005 to Sep 26, 2013
Genres: Comedy Comedy, Drama Drama, Sci-Fi Sci-Fi, Supernatural Supernatural
Theme: School School
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Serialization: Shounen Ace
Authors: Tanigawa, Nagaru (Story), Tsugano, Gaku (Art)


Score: 7.741 (scored by 62016,201 users)
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Ranked: #14862
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Popularity: #987
Members: 17,061
Favorites: 692


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Kyon is your ordinary high school freshman who has long given up on his childhood dreams of encountering the fantastic and supernatural…or so he thought. From the very first day of school, his classmate–the beautiful but eccentric Haruhi Suzumiya–makes it very clear that her only desire is to meet aliens, time travelers, and psychics! A chance conversation between the two inspires Haruhi to form the SOS Brigade, a school club created for the sole purpose of getting these supernatural beings together. The initial members consist of the mute bookworm Yuki Nagato, the timid but voluptuous Mikuru Asahina, and the polite and ever-smiling Itsuki Koizumi. By the end of this first volume, Kyon quickly finds out that these seemingly "helpless victims" of Haruhi's are actually members of secret organizations–both futuristic and alien–keeping watch over Haruhi as she is the pinnacle of some major calamity on the horizon…

(Source: Yen Press)


Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuuutsu was published in English as The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya by Yen Press from October 28, 2008 to November 18, 2014.

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Feb 3, 2020
The Haruhi Susumiya series has been a big name in the anime community since the anime premiered way back in 2006. It managed to find a large audience and influence otaku culture in a massive way, and the impact it left is still highly noticeable.

I personally find the manga above the anime, but beneath the original light novels, and let me explain why.

Firstly, unlike the anime, we didn't have to wait 3 years just to get 8 episodes of the same exact gimmick. Fans of the series know exactly what I'm talking about, and I won't say any more for the sake of spoilers. ...
Apr 1, 2018

“The Melancholy of Suzumiya ” is a series well known in the community, once a flagship series, due to it’s crazy plot and characters. As far as the manga goes, it fell short of expectations. Before anyone gets upset by this (as I’m sure some will), It is easy to appreciate the wacky themes of Suzumiya and the challenging concepts that are played around with. I really do think the idea is good but the task too big for the author. “The Melancholy of Suzumiya ” is littered with random events and occurrences with a handful of useful arcs within. This manga simply has ...
May 22, 2023
If you like the show, you'll also like the manga. You'll also find the movie adaptation in vol 7, 8, and 9. Since the series never got a full anime adaptation, you'll need to read this if you want to find any kind of conclusion to the series. That said, a *true* conclusion isn't necessarily...fully there.
While there is a conclusion that leaves enough information to fill in some of the blanks, sadly the ending really didn't answer many things. (Not really sure if that is a spoiler??) It answered a few questions, but ultimately much more is still left unanswered. The ending itself literally ...

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I hear that the manga is not a good adaptation.
Sharp320 - Jan 29
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May 23, 8:20 AM
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Phaetons_Folly - Apr 11, 2015
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Jul 12, 2022 12:10 PM
Where can I read the manga? Will the translation be complete?
rohan121 - Jun 17, 2022
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Jun 17, 2022 6:09 PM
haruhi suzumiya manga
raziel4635 - Jan 19, 2014
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Apr 6, 2019 5:03 AM
Where should i pick up the manga if i watched all the anime?
Crimson_V - Nov 16, 2018
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Dec 15, 2018 10:46 AM

It’s time to ditch the text file.
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