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Horimiya

Alternative Titles

Japanese: ホリミヤ
English: Horimiya
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 16
Chapters: 125
Status: Finished
Published: Oct 18, 2011 to Mar 18, 2021
Genres: Comedy Comedy, Romance Romance, Slice of Life Slice of Life
Theme: School School
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Serialization: GFantasy
Authors: Hagiwara, Daisuke (Art), HERO (Story)

Statistics

Score: 8.461 (scored by 118419118,419 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #1432
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #14
Members: 276,294
Favorites: 22,276

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Synopsis

Although admired at school for her amiability and academic prowess, high school student Kyouko Hori has been hiding another side of her. With her parents often away from home due to work, Hori has to look after her younger brother and do the housework, leaving no chance to socialize away from school.

Meanwhile, Izumi Miyamura is seen as a brooding, glasses-wearing otaku. However, in reality, he is a gentle person inept at studying. Furthermore, he has nine piercings hidden behind his long hair and a tattoo along his back and left shoulder.

By sheer chance, Hori and Miyamura cross paths outside of school—neither looking as the other expects. These seemingly polar opposites become friends, sharing with each other a side they have never shown to anyone else.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]

Background

Horimiya is a re-telling of the original 4-koma webcomic Hori-san to Miyamura-kun, drawn in standard manga format by Daisuke Hagiwara.

The series has been published in English by Yen Press since October 27, 2015, in Polish by Waneko since September 15, 2015, in Spanish by Norma Editorial since August 25, 2017, and in Indonesia by Elex Media since May 24, 2017.

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Characters

Ishikawa, Tooru
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Ayasaki, Remi
Supporting
Yanagi, Akane
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Iura, Shuu
Supporting
Kouno, Sakura
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More reviewsReviews

Mar 17, 2021
axquilt (All reviews)
UPDATED REVIEW:
(In my original review I gave Horimiya a 10 but now that I thought about it I changed it into a 9, which I'll explain why in this new updated review)

This updated review is definitely better than ny original one. Yes, this review is 95% based on my enjoyment.

Horimiya is not for everyone so if you disagree with my review then you're obviously free to do so.

I absolutely love Horimiya, the characters, comedy, romance, YOU NAME IT! The casual and simplicity of Horimiya is what makes it special!

I see a lot of people saying that Horimiya is some kind of God of Rom-com read more
Mar 20, 2021
NextUniverse (All reviews)
(TLDR Review at the bottom, as always, thanks for reading)

I never understood the love for Horimiya.

I am not one to go trash on anything with popularity for the sake of "I'm not like the other girls", well, not now anyway, but Horimiya has genuinely confused me. It has this absurdly large amount of acclamation which has led me to believe that Horimiya is worth my while, or at least when I first came across it. After getting into manga like Horimiya and Horimiya itself, I have come to the conclusion that well, this is more or less, well, "like the other girls" in the medium.

I read more
Mar 20, 2021
bulkyhog (All reviews)
Overall: 7/10
Damn, a lot of big mangas are ending this year with Horimiya, the widely renown rom-com, being one of them. Surprisingly, I never really heard of Horimiya before the anime. After the first episode though, I was interested in seeing how things would play out and binged the manga in one night. And now here I am, watching something cherished by many going out with a bang.

However, I gotta say I don't think Horimiya is as amazing a masterpiece as people make it out to be. Trigger warning, but I actually think it's quite overrated: it's good, but at least in my books, it's read more
Mar 21, 2021
yanderesarehawt (All reviews)
Oh, Horimiya, Horimiya. How much negative reviews have you been getting recently? Yes, certainly a lot. Do you deserve it? Mmm, maybe not.

Story- 5/10
Story is you could say, non-existent. It has the same premise as a typical romcom. It takes place in a school and mainly focuses on building relationships between characters but most importantly on our main characters, Hori and Miyamura. Since it’s a romcom you can’t expect a lot from it. It doesn’t bring any kind of innovation to the genre and its likes. Though it has a big plus since there isn’t a pacing problem and you don’t need to wait 100 read more

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