Kabu no Isaki
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Kabu no Isaki

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Synonyms: Isaki of the Cub
Japanese: カブのイサキ


Type: Manga
Volumes: 6
Chapters: 48
Status: Finished
Published: Jun 25, 2007 to Nov 24, 2012
Genres: Adventure Adventure, Sci-Fi Sci-Fi, Slice of Life Slice of Life
Theme: Iyashikei Iyashikei
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Afternoon
Authors: Ashinano, Hitoshi (Story & Art)


Score: 7.451 (scored by 14191,419 users)
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Ranked: #32982
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Popularity: #4170
Members: 5,017
Favorites: 48


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In the process of growing up, one gains greater freedom and is given more responsibilities at the same time. For Isaki, who had just turned 16, this adventure and challenge comes through his neighbor's Piper Cub. In exchange for paying gas bills and making deliveries, he is given the chance to meet new people and expand his horizons.




Jul 5, 2018
This is a story that hit all the right notes for me..!

The world is one that operates in a similar fashion to that of YKK (without the apocalypse, though), and provides the characters with a huge amount of freedom.

As expected of Ashinano, the story is quite relaxing, but spices it all up by being far more focused on wanderlust than YKK was. This world has just as many tantalizing unsolved mysteries as the one Alpha lives in; that's an aspect of storytelling I've seen in precious few stories (Blame, Dark Souls, YKK, and Name of the Wind), and it's something I think adds an ...

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