Mao Marimo
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Mao Marimo

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Synonyms: Maomarimo
Japanese: まおまりも


Type: Manga
Volumes: 4
Chapters: 35
Status: Finished
Published: Aug 13, 2010 to Dec 23, 2011
Genres: DramaDrama, RomanceRomance, SchoolSchool, SupernaturalSupernatural, SeinenSeinen, Gender BenderGender Bender
Authors: Tanisawa, Shiki (Art), Horikita, Aoi (Story)
Serialization: Young Animal


Score: 6.591 (scored by 268268 users)
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Ranked: #116212
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #11240
Members: 869
Favorites: 1


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Nov 13, 2020
emmeka (All reviews)
Mao Marimo does a few things different in comparison to your average gender bender manga. Unfortunately, this does not save it from being entirely mediocre.

The Good: Instead of the series being a comedy about our main character Mao failing to adjust to femininity, she takes to it right away and decides that she is fine with being a girl if that is what fate has in store for her. Most everyone else takes positively to the change, too - with the exception of Mao's childhood friend Jiu, and Mao's twin sister Ako, who both initially want "her" to be a "him" again. This sort of read more