Boogiepop wa Warawanai
Boogiepop Doesn't Laugh
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Boogiepop wa Warawanai

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Synonyms: Boogiepop Never Laughs, Boogiepop and Others
Japanese: ブギーポップは笑わない
English: Boogiepop Doesn't Laugh
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 2
Chapters: 22
Status: Finished
Published: Aug 7, 1999 to Jun 18, 2002
Genres: Drama Drama, Mystery Mystery, Supernatural Supernatural
Theme: School School
Serialization: Dengeki hp
Authors: Kadono, Kouhei (Story), Ogata, Kouji (Art)


Score: 7.121 (scored by 923923 users)
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Ranked: #61372
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Popularity: #5351
Members: 2,845
Favorites: 24

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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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Oct 25, 2020
NotCat (All reviews)
“Everyone is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.”

In a nutshell
Boogiepop is mysterious, confusing and very strange; even this would hardly be enough to describe Boogiepop. No matter how much you read or watch it, the question remains the same: what is Boogiepop? Is this the Angel of death? Is this a form of justice, or something else? Depending on a person, everyone will find something to appreciate about Boogiepop.

A lot has been said about the relatively famous anime that aired in 2000, Boogiepop wa Warawanai. Indeed, there are many things to analyze and even more things to appreciate read more


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