Skip! Yamada-kun
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Skip! Yamada-kun

Alternative Titles

Japanese: スキップ!山田くん


Type: One-shot
Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: 1
Status: Finished
Published: May 8, 2014
Theme: Time Travel Time Travel
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Young Jump
Authors: Ohba, Tsugumi (Story), Robico (Art)


Score: 6.941 (scored by 19071,907 users)
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Ranked: #95232
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Popularity: #5606
Members: 3,608
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Junior high school student Yamada hates bothersome things like studying, eating, and bathing. When he discovers he can jump through time, would he be able to find the way to a perfect life?

(Source: Kawa Scanlations)



Sep 15, 2015
Tsugumi Ohba used his dark humor again, and it worked.

Yamada is a boy obsessed with suspense shows on TV - it's the only thing he actually likes. When he discovers the ability to skip or stop time, he decides to live only to watch them...

Yamada is a character so real I'm sure you know someone like him. If you don't, YOU are like him. Lazy, uncompromised with life, just wants to watch series. The identification hit me so hard that I made this review.

I highly recommend Skip! Yamada-kun. The art is ok for a one-shot. Yamada is everyone of us. The story is very well ...
Mar 23, 2021
Great story that was packed into 50 pages. Unlike most painfully exaggerated main characters, Yamada is astonishingly normal and relatable. He isn't a superhero with unlimited courage and strength, nor is he a perverted sexually deviant social outcast like many "self-insert" characters are. He is a normal guy, with flaws, that wishes to have a normal life but is bored and tired of every day monotony. He is fed up with study and work which many of us can relate to. While unpopular and not wildly successful at school, he is a normal guy, he has friends, he eats, he sleeps, he acts like a ...
Apr 2, 2022
First off, this is my first review. Please treat it kindly. Also spoilers for the one-shot
Spoilers by the way

At the moment I'm trying to finish all of Obatas, and Moritas manga they have published.
So far all of the one-shots have been meh but this one really caught my attention.
Yamada is a basic protagonist but the skipping aspect and the way he uses it is extremely dark and caught me off guard!


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Poll: Skip! Yamada-kun Chapter 1 Discussion
Stark700 - Mar 27, 2015
21 repliesby nidoqueen106_2 »»
Jul 10, 8:30 PM
When will this be released?
Im-Xanxus - May 28, 2014
2 repliesby TheNoseOfDeath »»
Mar 28, 2015 5:55 PM
Anyone knows how it do?
FunnyGames - Jun 27, 2014
0 repliesby FunnyGames »»
Jun 27, 2014 12:07 PM