Illumination
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Illumination

Alternative Titles

Japanese: イルミナシオン
English: iLLUMiNATiON
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 1
Chapters: 7
Status: Finished
Published: Aug 27, 2008
Genres: Boys Love Boys Love, Drama Drama, Erotica Erotica
Serialization: Mellow Mellow
Authors: Yamashita, Tomoko (Story & Art)

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Score: 7.151 (scored by 895895 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: N/A2
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #10366
Members: 1,713
Favorites: 11
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Chapters: /7

Synopsis

Twenty-nine-year-old Mikita Ryuuji has been hiding his love for his friend Koya for so long that he can't take it anymore. At his wit's end, he spends one night with Sudo, a man he met at a bar. It was supposed to be a one-night stand, an event he'd forget about the next day with someone he'd never see again. But when Sudo does show up again, this time determined to stay for good, Mikita's life starts to fall apart...

(Source: Storm in Heaven)

Background

Illumination was published digitally in English by Fantasista Inc. through futekiya from February 8, 2021 to February 14, 2021.

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Feb 16, 2021
An unconventional but moving story that takes full advantage of POV shifts, creating a rich array of emotions every time there's a switch in narrator. Moving prose, gripping emotions, and a bittersweet drama that will tug at heartstrings.

I'd call this more of a drama than a romance. While everything is tied together by love, it's almost entirely unrequited, and you don't get the standard 'declaration of love -> pursuit -> getting together -> resolution' structure. If you go in expecting a love story with a clear resolution, you might find yourself unsatisfied at the ending. But if you go into this purely to drink in ...

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