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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 56095,609 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #92112
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1750
Members: 11,302
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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Mar 6, 2016
This is manga was something fresh and a bit different from what i have been reading so far.
This isn't really a story on the creation of manga but rather it gives a hint to the mindset of pro mangakas that Bakuman didn't really capture in all honesty.
Also the romance in the manga was something completely unexpected but understandable. I like these type of romances unlike the ones with falling in love at first sight.
I dont really understand why I like this manga so much but I really enjoyed it.
If you are looking for something a bit different give this a read. Also i would ...
Jul 10, 2015
I never tried to write a review for a manga, but ehh what the heck I'll bite. So anyways I'll start.

In these days of age, manga has become increasing popular, reeling in newer readers, we get drawn in with the art of each panel, the impact-full dialogues, and the imagination that blossoms in our mind when we dive into this comic world. We always eagerly await for the next chapter to release of our favorite manga, always keeping tab of everything the author is doing, and paying attention to the details within the works. We are in awe of how these people can create stories ...
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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