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Japanese: こいもく


Type: Manga
Volumes: 5
Chapters: 20
Status: Finished
Published: Jan 27, 2011 to Sep 27, 2012
Genres: Comedy Comedy, Romance Romance, Ecchi Ecchi
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Comic Valkyrie
Authors: Im, Dal Young (Story), Lee, Hae Won (Art)


Score: 6.971 (scored by 56185,618 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #91882
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1792
Members: 11,338
Favorites: 45

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Volumes: /5
Chapters: /20


Inamine-kun, an aspiring young manga artist, is a total failure at whatever he does, but some of his work has caught the eyes of a busty beautiful mysterious editor from a B-rate magazine. Will he turn around his fortunes through her? Will he form a relationship between boss and subordinate? Read Koimoku and find out!

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Feb 25, 2013
This manga is a simple, no deep thinking is needed. Well thats what are the weak but also the strong points. But lets go review. The story is that a aspiring young manga artist Inamine Kouta is trying his all to make his debut in the manga industry.

Story (8/10):
Story is not the strongest point of this manga but because this simpleness its also a good manga for people which don`t like to read manga with deep meanings.
But it doesn`t mean its a manga for simpletons. It evolves pretty quickly and there are many possibilities to make a even more addicted manga from ...
Dec 13, 2014
Koimoku is a relatively weird series, focusing on one aspiring mangaka by the name of Inamine Kouta. As he tries to achieve his lofty goal, what ensues is what was meant to be a touching story of human nature, and also morals, but it doesn't really reach those heights.

Story : 8
The story is relatively unique, but at the same time sort of cliche. It has a typical shounen style setup, with a MC having a dream, but failing repeatedly to achieve it. Then along his journey, he encounters a few friends who help him along, and also some setbacks, which he thoroughly brushes off with ...
Dec 30, 2014
Mixed Feelings
This piece of dog shit tried so hard to be a deconstruction of the "mangaka" genre that it ended up sending a bad message to aspiring mangakas. Seriously? Manga need boobs to sell? Fucking annoying characters with almost no development whatsoever and a rushed ending.

First off let me tell you the good part of the manga. The art.... That's all the good the part in this manga.

The story: Okay, in the beginning, I was hooked. An artist struggle to make his own art, that shit has never been explored much in this type of way. A very dark and sad way. I am a sucker ...


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