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Nickelodeon

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Heart Food, Kopi Kopi Luwak, Funny Game, Afterlife Jaunte, The Kaguya Paradigm, Facehugger, High Heels and Sneakers, Vigilante, Animal Magnetism Theory, Warren Wilson Dies Again, Poohta's Forest, Paracelsus' Beloved Desciples
Japanese: ニッケルオデオン


Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 3
Chapters: 39
Status: Finished
Published: Sep 25, 2010 to Aug 25, 2014
Genres: Comedy Comedy, Drama Drama, Horror Horror, Mystery Mystery, Romance Romance, Supernatural Supernatural
Theme: School School
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Ikki
Authors: Dowman, Sayman (Story & Art)

Statistics

Score: 7.691 (scored by 50785,078 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #18032
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1488
Members: 13,362
Favorites: 306

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Volumes: /3
Chapters: /39

Synopsis

This is a collection of one-shots from Dowman Sayman. It contains short stories about serial killers finding love, historical figures brought back from the dead, a clever take on the the September 11th attack, yaoi fan-girl ghosts making suggestions to the men she watches, and everything in between.

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Reviews

Nov 2, 2020
This manga is effectively a collection of skits in manga form, with some small tie-ins between disparate chapters. If you don't want to read something without an extended narrative then this isn't for you.

Ok, are they gone?

Yeah this manga is an absolute blast to read. While there isn't any strong narrative throughline to speak of, the collection is held together effectively by the strong tone and atmosphere shared across each vignette, with a general focus on the morbid and dark all the while having an undertone of bizarre comedy. Personally, that's a sweet spot.

In general, the characters are quirky and charming. I wouldn't call any ...
Mar 17, 2017
MOOD: A veritable thought-particle collider of a series.

It’s hard to describe what makes Nickelodeon great. People have compared it to the works of novelist Haruki Murakami, to anime the like of Lain, Penguindrum, or Kyousougiga, ad infinitum; none of this really fits the manga.

It could be chalked up to its way of approaching fantastical and absurd concepts with a mundanity one would see in a realistic manga and a warmth one would see in a slice of life work. Yes, it’s weird, but it doesn’t point itself out; instead, it lets you discover its weirdness on your own.

Perhaps it’s the brevity of its chapters - ...
Sep 24, 2012
Preliminary (Unknown/39 eps)
Dowman Sayman and his pet project Nickelodeon (named after the short-lived early 20th century nickle theatre project) display a world very much different than ours - limbs are lost at leisure, animals may roam and commute through zoos as they please, and youkai have peacefully immigrated to our world. At it's core this is a story of innocent love overtoned with the supernatural. Each story is presented in an artstyle reminiscent of The Nightmare Before Christmas mixed with Mike Mignola .

This manga dabbles in a little bit of everything from self aware Pokemon parodies to tales of strange animals in the middle of their ...

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Poll: Nickelodeon Chapter 8 Discussion
Deliriant - Jan 18, 2014
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dbaranyi - Aug 27, 2012
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May 27, 2022 10:18 PM
Poll: Nickelodeon Chapter 38 Discussion
-Karoshi- - Sep 7, 2014
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Poll: Nickelodeon Chapter 37 Discussion
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