Karakuri Odette
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Karakuri Odette

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Japanese: カラクリオデット
English: Karakuri Odette
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 6
Chapters: 35
Status: Finished
Published: Sep 5, 2005 to Dec 5, 2007
Genres: Comedy Comedy, Romance Romance, Sci-Fi Sci-Fi
Theme: School School
Demographic: Shoujo Shoujo
Serialization: Hana to Yume
Authors: Suzuki, Julietta (Story & Art)


Score: 7.731 (scored by 28552,855 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #14052
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Popularity: #2374
Members: 6,984
Favorites: 83

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Odette is an android created by the young talented scientist Dr. Yoshizawa. Wanting to find the ultimate difference between humans and his android, Odette decides to persuade Dr. Yoshizawa to enroll her in a local high school. Follow Odette's adventures as she ventures through high school, in search of the true meaning of being a human.

(Source: Tokyopop)


Karakuri Odette was published in English by Tokyopop from October 6, 2009 to April 12, 2011.


Morino, Youko
Ringozaka, Shirayuki

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Jul 9, 2015
*Contains a little bit of spoilers*

I decided to read Karakuri Odette because of Suzuki Julietta, hoping that it would be somewhat similar to Kamisama Hajimemashita. To those who came for this same reason, don't expect too much. Anyhow, let's get started with the actual review.

Story : 7/10

This is the only story that I've ever read that has androids/robots but isn't very sci-fi-ish. The story is more about innocence and discovering what it is like to be a human being. The usual topics like love, jealousy, friendship, yadda yadda are discussed. There's a teensy bit of romance as well.

I couldn't give a score higher than ...
Oct 11, 2011
I have read a lot of robot themed manga, a lot of shoujo manga, a lot of fantasy monster race manga, and I have to say, this is one of, if not the best, manga I have read in those genres.

The art... is mediocre at best. It's typical shoujo, and I despise that art style. There are a few instances where it's not typical, but as I can remember less than 5 panels... I can't give it more. That said, the art wasn't offensively bad. The proportions and facial expressions weren't so out there that it ever took me out of the manga.

Now for ...
Feb 2, 2014
As I'm someone who hasn't read a whole lot of manga, I can't say you'll agree with the points I mention, but overall, I found Karakuri Odette to be an extremely enjoyable read.

To be honest, I picked up this manga because I found the premise interesting. I'll touch on this later but the primary reason I enjoyed it so was because of character exploration. If you like manga that explores characters, this is for you.


Firstly, the plot: It isn't heavy at all, it's a comedy after all, and this is something I really liked. The story itself starts out slowly and then gains ...

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