Wild Ones
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Japanese: アラクレ
English: Wild Ones
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 10
Chapters: 57
Status: Finished
Published: Jun 26, 2004 to Feb 5, 2009
Genres: Comedy Comedy, Romance Romance
Themes: Organized Crime Organized Crime, School School
Demographic: Shoujo Shoujo
Serialization: Hana to Yume
Authors: Fujiwara, Kiyo (Story & Art)


Score: 7.671 (scored by 60206,020 users)
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Ranked: #18942
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Popularity: #1294
Members: 14,941
Favorites: 127


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Volumes: /10
Chapters: /57


Sachie Wakamura just lost her mother, and her estranged grandfather has shown up to take care of her. The only problem is that Grandpa is the head of a yakuza gang! Too scared to join her new family, Sachie tries to continue living her normal life. She can't run far though, since one of the most popular guys in school is part of her grandfather's gang and her new protector. No one at school knows about Rakuto's hidden life, and soon Sachie finds herself falling for her bodyguard. But she's the granddaughter of Rakuto's boss, and he can never show his feelings for her. Can Sachie find a way to fit into her new family and grab her chance at love?

(Source: VIZ Media)


Arakure was published in English as Wild Ones by VIZ Media under the Shojo Beat imprint from December 4, 2007 to June 1, 2010.


Kennosuke, Chigusa
Asagi, Raizou
Inui, Azuma


May 4, 2018
If you like 'princess and bodyguard' type romances, this series might be what you're looking next for. In my case, that was what hooked me in. But what got me turning pages from start to finish was the combination of cute romance, lightheartedness, yakuza comedy and BL subtle jokes. Not the best, not the worst, an overall enjoyable manga.

Story --
As you've probably read from the synopsis, the main character, Wakamura Sachie is taken in by her grandfather after the death of her mother. There she finds out that her grandpa is actually the boss of a yakuza clan.
Igarashi Rakuto, a boy around ...
Apr 8, 2012
Arakure aka the wild ones is a good series that shows that reusing ideas can be done well.

Well for story its already done before as we see the main lead looses a family member and is taking in by a other relative. But I think that the part when she realize he is the leader of the Yakuza is just awesome. The way how she needs to adapt that she is part of it really stands outs as original. It also has some really funny and clever moments which I like. So story while its overuse, it did well.

The art is well ...
Nov 13, 2011
I dunno how helpful this review will be but I just had to write one since I enjoyed the manga so much (as you can see I gave it the perfect 10 score) :) I think that the proof of a really good manga is when the reader becomes emotionally invested in what they're reading. I really liked this manga because of the range of feelings I felt when reading moment I was crying and the next I was laughing, then feeling frustrated (read it and you'd know why). It's the kind of story that makes you happy and scream kyahhh!! I think ...

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