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Boogiepop wa Warawanai

Boogiepop wa Warawanai

Alternative Titles

English: Boogiepop Doesn't Laugh
Synonyms: Boogiepop Never Laughs, Boogiepop and Others
Japanese: ブギーポップは笑わない


Type: Manga
Volumes: 2
Chapters: 22
Status: Finished
Published: Aug 7, 1999 to Jun 18, 2002
Authors: Kadono, Kouhei (Story), Ogata, Kouji (Art)
Serialization: Dengeki hp


Score: 7.321 (scored by 737 users)
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Ranked: #56532
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Popularity: #4778
Members: 2,048
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The story takes place in an unnamed Japanese city, and follows five students at Shinyo Academy as they try to piece together the puzzle of a new drug and recent disappearances among the student populace. While the teachers believe them to only be runaways, the female students whisper among themselves about the urban legend Boogiepop, who is said to be a shinigami.

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Boogiepop wa Warawanai was published in English as Boogiepop Doesn't Laugh by Seven Seas Entertainment on April 26 and July 15, 2006, respectively. The series was released digitally by the same publisher on October 25, 2017.

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May 30, 2019
Alcoa (All reviews)
“The actual events probably form a very simple story. From a distance, they appear to be quite confusing; to have no clear threads connecting them whatsoever, but the reality is; that this is undoubtedly a much more straightforward, commonplace tale”

Boogiepop, a title that was so tarnished because of its recent anime adaptation, never received the adaptation it truly deserved in that medium. However, for the first time, its manga shows a prime example of what a faithful adaptation should be. Adapting the first volume, it does a phenomenal job coping with Kouhei’s narrative style. It’s a tale that’s multi-layered due to its brilliant structure and read more


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