A Fairytale for the Demon Lord
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A Fairytale for the Demon Lord

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Synonyms: A Tale for Satan, The Demon Lord and the Knight, Picture Book for the Demon Lord, Mawangeul Wihan Donghwa
Japanese: 마왕을위한 동화 -Der Erlkönig und der Ritter-


Type: Manhwa
Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: 59
Status: Finished
Published: Jan 28, 2011 to Jul 6, 2014
Genres: Action Action, Adventure Adventure, Fantasy Fantasy, Romance Romance
Serialization: Daum Webtoon
Authors: Kim, Yong-Hwan (Story & Art)


Score: 7.101 (scored by 33013,301 users)
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Ranked: #71572
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Popularity: #1874
Members: 10,070
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There once was a princess who fell for a curse. Countless times have a knight come in vain attempts to save the poor princess. They all failed, killed by a demon. When a knight finally comes to defeat the demon, there appears an adventure never before predicted...

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Princess, Nir


Jun 23, 2022
i have read this manhwa 2 times and i have no idea what tf happened, the manhwa isso confusing it hurts my brain, also they just randomly stop saying in between their monolouges and that just pisses me off
the story started off really good, dont really know what the hell was happening half of the time but at the end of the first season the general idea was there, but season 2 failed as a prequel imo
the art is good the main character is really good the story in season 2 felt rushed and could have been improved not to mention HOW CONFUSING IT ...
Oct 31, 2015
This has got to be one of the greatest Manhwas that I've ever had the pleasure to read. The art was amazing throughout the story, evolving along with the story and improving alongside the author. The story is something that many people seem to find overly complicated or bad. Personally I found the story to be extremely deep and well written, when reading there were a few authors notes you had to keep in mind, like how none of the characters had anything to do with their Norse mythological counter parts.

Anyone who enjoys a deep emotional manga/manhwa would probably enjoy the first part ...
Nov 24, 2023
Well this was awful. There's something there in the idea but it's one of those annoying works that spends most of its time lamp shading tropes and acting like it's above them while not really trying on any other front besides the art. You'll constantly see people talking like freshman college media essays in the story. Very awkward talks of "Ah your role is a knight and I am a demon king and this is how the story goes. It is our inescapable fate fate fate." Blah blah blah.

It tries to do the throwing you into a world and you find out the things, but ...

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