Jitsu wa Watashi wa
My Monster Secret: "Actually, I am..."
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Jitsu wa Watashi wa

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: The Truth Is I Am...
Japanese: 実は私は
English: My Monster Secret: "Actually, I am..."
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 22
Chapters: 196
Status: Finished
Published: Jan 31, 2013 to Feb 16, 2017
Genres: Comedy Comedy, Fantasy Fantasy, Romance Romance, Supernatural Supernatural
Theme: School School
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Authors: Masuda, Eiji (Story & Art)


Score: 7.961 (scored by 1665016,650 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #8112
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #342
Members: 48,406
Favorites: 1,549


Ranked #811Popularity #342Members 48,406
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Volumes: /22
Chapters: /196


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 was published in English as My Monster Secret: "Actually, I am..." by Seven Seas Entertainment from January 12, 2016 to December 22, 2020.



Jun 6, 2020
Ive never done a review before, but i just felt like doing it for this manga.

I dont really know how to do it either, i know tha a serious review would talk about art, story and all these thing that are importante for a good manga
but for real, i just want to say how much a apreciated the experience, this damn manga made me laugh SO MANY TIMES, and made me cry EVEN MORE times.

And thats all that i need in a manga, something that make me experience all these emotions, thats what i call a good manga.
Jan 17, 2018
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 ...
Apr 11, 2017
Mixed Feelings
Preliminary (164/196 eps)
I had my eye on this a while ago as I was waiting for it to be completed before reading it. Once I saw it was complete I started but unfortunately I didn't realise the scanlators didn't catch up yet so I've stopped at chapter 164.

From the concept of the story, I was taking back to thinking of 'Rosario + Vampire' as that involved Vampires and school settings in a similiar manner. The cover art shows you what kind of style it goes for and it looked pretty decent which also drew me in but unfortunately I have to say 'Jitsu wa Watashi wa' didn't ...

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