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Jitsu wa Watashi wa

Jitsu wa Watashi wa

Alternative Titles

English: My Monster Secret: "Actually, I am..."
Synonyms: The Truth Is I Am...
Japanese: 実は私は


Type: Manga
Volumes: 22
Chapters: 196
Status: Finished
Published: Jan 31, 2013 to Feb 16, 2017
Authors: Masuda, Eiji (Story & Art)
Serialization: Shounen Champion


Score: 7.961 (scored by 6663 users)
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Ranked: #10992
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Popularity: #335
Members: 19,361
Favorites: 667
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Volumes: /22
Chapters: /196
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Meet Kuromine Asahi, "the man who can't lie." On the way home, he learns an important secret. His crush, Shiragami Youko, is actually a vampire! Can Asahi actually keep her secret?

It's a fun, clumsy, one-of-a kind vampire romantic comedy!


Jitsu wa Watashi wa has been published in English as My Monster Secret: "Actually, I am..." by Seven Seas Entertainment since January 12, 2016.

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Mar 17, 2017
Huy_Quang_Pham (All reviews)
I came to this manga with almost no expectation, after seeing the vampire wings, the school life tag and the harem tag (yes, I did expect Rosario Vampire: The Reboot). But lucky, it's not. It was amazing.
The art style might not suit you because the author made their eyes look like the cast of E.T. 2: Home of the Ayy Lmao. But somehow, it perfectly suits the characters.
All the characters were nicely developed with nice depth and were (kinda) relateable. Which made this one of the few rare manga that I wanted to have a harem ending. But we won't talk about that.
Ps: the anime read more
Jan 17, 2018
RequiumOfNEETS (All reviews)
I honestly can't do this manga justice, I really can't. If in your entire life, you could rate one thing, one manga, one anime, one anything, a 100/10, this would get my vote. Let's talk about it.

Jitsu Wa is about a boy who can't keep secrets falling in love with a girl who turns out to be a clumsy vampire. Along the way, he meets an alien, a werewolf, a demon, an angel, and so much more. From the basic concept, this story should fail, right? Right? No.

Jitsu wa is a manga that subverted my expectations.

The story is pretty simple, the end goal being to read more
Dec 18, 2014
Plume1015 (All reviews)
Normally I wouldn't recommend something that could be classified as a harem style manga (I like several but I know they aren't some people's cup of tea) but with this I am willing to make an exception.

If you like comedy in your stuff, then you owe it to yourself to check this out. As with most things the first few chapters may seem a little shaky at first but stick with it, IT'S WORTH IT!

The characters all develop very well and are highly unique and the author uses all of them hilariously. My personal favorite character in the manga is the closest thing to read more
May 3, 2015
ModusOperandi (All reviews)
Would you be able to keep your crush's biggest secret from everyone knowing that you are the most honest person in the world?

MAL's summary of Jitsu wa Watashi wa might put off many readers because it implies it is just another "My crush is a vampire and I have to keep it a secret from everyone in school" but it is more than that. In fact, that only describes the first 3 chapters or so, which reminds me of the phrase "don't judge a book by it's cover".

After Kuromine, Asahi(our main character) finds out about Youko's vampire secret, Asahi goes through many absurd and hilarious read more


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