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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: 7.761 (scored by 44084,408 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #13092
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1262
Members: 11,296
Favorites: 294

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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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Nov 17, 2015
czxcjx (All reviews)
I was lying on my Sofa scrolling through my laptop, when my single and unmistakable one true love peeked over and looked at what I was reading.

“What’s this?” she asked.

“It’s a manga called Nickelodeon,” I said, “And it has nothing at all to do with the channel. It’s a series of flash-fiction style stories, each with a weird premise, a ton of pop culture references and otaku jokes, and usually ending with a poignant conclusion.”

“I hate manga” she told me. I don’t know why she told me that, but it may have been to hurt me.

My unrequited love was a doppleganger of my real sister, read more
Mar 17, 2017
eye-sigil (All reviews)
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 - read more
Nov 2, 2020
doubleone (All reviews)
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 read more
May 22, 2012
Kayde12 (All reviews)
Preliminary
Wow... Now that is what I call some real wtf material.
Highschool girls making out with tigers, a badmington/monster hunter club, having a ladder on the 2nd floor of a building equals the answer to the universe, genetically modified komainu stew, limbs flying left and right (and sometimes on your own accord), Duskin Hoffman, facehuggers from Aliens, happy tree friends?!
Illogical, incomprehensible, plain gibberish. This manga makes absolutely no sense whatsoever... And that's why I loved it!

Nickelodeon is basically a collection of short one-shots (7 pages each) from Dowman Sayman, a specialist in the domain of mindfuck. Dowman's Nickelodeon will have you laughing at the stuff that read more

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