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Hidoku Shinaide

Hidoku Shinaide

Alternative Titles

English: Don't Be Cruel
Synonyms: Treat me gently, Don't be Cruel, Please, Don't be Coldhearted, Please, After School Secret, Wagamama mo Aishite, Love the Selfish, Too, Hindered by Underwear, Don't Take Off the Sailor Uniform, Please
Japanese: 酷くしないで


Type: Manga
Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: Unknown
Status: Publishing
Published: Jan 7, 2007 to ?
Genres: Comedy, School, Yaoi
Authors: Nekota, Yonezou (Story & Art)
Serialization: Magazine Be x Boy


Score: 8.161 (scored by 4749 users)
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Ranked: N/A2
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Popularity: #793
Members: 11,465
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Volume 1
1-2. Hidoku/Tsumetaku Shinaide (Don't be Cruel, Please)
3. Houkago no Himitsu (After School Secret)
4. Wagamama mo Aishite (Love the Selfish, Too)
5. Pantsu de Ojama (Hindered by Underwear)
6. Sailor Fuku wo Nuganaide (Don't Take Off the Sailor Uniform, Please)

Volume 2-3
Deal with Maya and Nemugasa's developing relationship.

Volume 4
Concludes Maya and Nemugasa's relationship and deals with Jutta (Maya's cousin) and his relationship with his teacher.


Hidoku Shinaide has been published in English as Don't Be Cruel by VIZ Media under the SuBLime imprint in 2-in-1 omnibuses since June 14, 2016.

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Jul 28, 2014
EION (All reviews)
I have finally lost track on the amount of times I have reread this manga and everything single time, it has left me crying AGAIN AND AGAIN! I keep on promising myself to write a review but everytime I end up reading the manga all over again.

At first glance, It starts with the typical (yet usable) yaoi starter: rape. In this case, blackmail (like we've never seen that one yet). But above all else, the character development is what really sets itself apart from most yaoi.

Let me tell you a thing. The art in this is ABSOLUTELY ADORABLY AMAZING!!! It's detailed yet cute in read more
May 17, 2016
kazumaxayano (All reviews)
This manga was written by Nekota sensei, one of my favorite mangakas, so I must admit I had a few expectations coming into this, and as Nekota says, if you have high expectations, the disappointment it much greater.
Of course the art is beautiful, and the dialogue is cute and funny, and the characters are likable. Yet, as I've come to appreciate sensei's story-telling skills, this manga was a great disappointment. I have just finished reading all the available volumes, and frankly, I am so underwhelmed it is rather overwhelming.

Actually, even a 6 feels too lenient a score. The only reason I've decided to give Hidoku read more
Apr 4, 2018
moon_mist (All reviews)
I think alot of people were confused by the 1st Vol because it is comprise of several different story lines. But stick with it, and let Maya & Nemu grow on you.

I somehow is re-reading it for the 3rd time all the way thru. There were some points that I missed, some points lost in translation and I have to re-read. But I love how Nekota Sensei let both Maya & Nemu grow. I do agree with someone earlier that why introduce Ruka towards the end. But if you keep on going, that'll show how the 2 main read more


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