Yagiza no Yuujin
My Capricorn friend
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Yagiza no Yuujin

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Synonyms: Capricorn's Friend
Japanese: 山羊座の友人
English: My Capricorn friend
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 1
Chapters: 7
Status: Finished
Published: Oct 18, 2014 to Apr 25, 2015
Genre: Drama Drama
Theme: School School
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Serialization: Shounen Jump+
Authors: Otsuichi (Story), Miyokawa, Masaru (Art)


Score: 7.581 (scored by 40054,005 users)
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Ranked: #22222
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Popularity: #1874
Members: 8,979
Favorites: 132
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"The world is not going to give anyone any help. So I chose this path. In order to survive."

One event, two teenagers. Before they make their decision, what awaits them in their future?

(Source: MU)


Yagiza no Yuujin has been licensed in Spain by Milky Way Ediciones as Mi amigo Capricornio.


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Oct 1, 2016
Mixed Feelings
*Minor spoilers ahead*
'My Capricorn friend' is a story about guiltiness and freedom of choice. It is not by far one of the best one-volume mangas I have read, but it isn't so bad as to not give it a try.

Since the synopsis in mal is so brief I'm gonna explain a little bit more about the plot: the mc, Yuya Matsuda is really aware that school bullying surrounds him. But since he has neither the role of the bully or the victim, he is unable to step in that world or even try to do something to improve the situations he witnesses at school. ...
Mar 9, 2020
Had to read this over several months because of the slow chapter translations, but I didn't mind one bit rereading it from the start over and over again. It's a really nice mystery story and surprisingly anti-climatic, but that's also part of the charm. For only seven chapters, the characters felt very fleshed out and complex, just like real people, and their choices and motivations were understandable. The art and pacing of the story is also very beautiful and well done. It's a great manga, sadly only one volume long, but since it's also pretty short it won't harm to give it a try, so ...
Oct 4, 2021
Edit: I wrote this immediately after I read the manga so I am writing this disclaimer to say that I have tempered my opinion a little, but not too much. I'm not sure if this is the best work of fiction ever, but I think it's one of the best manga I've read and was genuinely a flawless reading experience.

Now for the review.

I just finished this about ~90 seconds ago and I can already tell you that this is the best manga I have ever read, and maybe the best work in any medium.

Fantasy and reality blend in a fatalistic masterpiece. The story is utterly ...

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