Dagashi Kashi
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Dagashi Kashi

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Synonyms: Dagashikashi
Japanese: だがしかし


Type: Manga
Volumes: 11
Chapters: 186
Status: Finished
Published: Jun 25, 2014 to Apr 11, 2018
Genres: Comedy Comedy, Gourmet Gourmet
Theme: Romantic Subtext Romantic Subtext
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Serialization: Shounen Sunday
Authors: Kotoyama (Story & Art)


Score: 7.011 (scored by 59355,935 users)
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Ranked: #85332
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Popularity: #831
Members: 21,445
Favorites: 191


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Volumes: /11
Chapters: /186


Shikada Kokonotsu's father owns a rural sweets shop, and his plan is for Kokonotsu to take it over one day. However, Kokonotsu wants to be a manga author instead! One day in summer, the cute but weird girl Shidare Hotaru, from the famous sweets company, comes to pay a visit. Apparently, Kokonotsu's father is famous and she wants him to join her family's company. However, he will only agree if she can convince Kokonotsu to take over the family business!

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Aug 14, 2018
By all means, this is not a serious manga, and I can certainly expect some people to just scoff it off. However, this has honestly been one of my favorite mangas I've read recently.

I was first hooked by the design of the female lead-Hotaru. In essence, she is a Yandere, only directed towards sweets and not anyone in particular. Smart, charming, enthusiastic, ditsy, funny, all packed in an infinitely sexy body, with a great closet of clothes that still manages to retain her signature look. Oh, did I mention the JoJo poses?

I also found myself intrigued by the explanation of sweets each chapter. It's practically ...
Aug 6, 2018
I found this Manga after watching the first episode of the anime and thinking to myself "this just feels like a director lazily adapting another mediocre slice of life gag manga with A WACKY TWIST". But my baseless assumptions turned out to be mostly incorrect (except for the lazy directing part) and instead I found a pretty fantastic manga.

Art 5/10

I'm not one to simply read a manga for its art or to disregard it because of the art, but if you are one of ...
Aug 22, 2022
It's a manga that I can't bring myself to say I don't like, because it's a lie. However, it has more negative than positive points: the characters are wonderful, but they do not have a development, their magic lies in knowing them when they are introduced to the story and adapting to it, than seeing them in their day to day. The characters are not explored, not even Hotaru, only Kokonotsu (the protagonist), in a period in which it is easy to empathize and care for him, and there is a development, however this happens only once. The finale is disappointing, it makes you understand ...

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Recent News

Manga 'Dagashi Kashi' Ends

Manga 'Dagashi Kashi' Ends

This year's 17th issue of Weekly Shounen Sunday has announced that Kotoyama's Dagashi Kashi will end in three chapters. Dagashi Kashi has been serializing ...read more

TV Anime 'Dagashi Kashi' Receives Second Season [Update 8/9]

TV Anime 'Dagashi Kashi' Receives Second Season [Update 8/9]

The 37th and 38th combined issue of Kodansha's Weekly Shounen Sunday magazine has announced that the TV anime adaptation of Dagashi Kashi manga will receive a s...read more

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