Totsukuni no Shoujo
The Girl From the Other Side: Siúil, a Rún
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Totsukuni no Shoujo

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Foreign Girl
Japanese: とつくにの少女
English: The Girl From the Other Side: Siúil, a Rún
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 11
Chapters: 53
Status: Finished
Published: Sep 5, 2015 to Mar 5, 2021
Genre: Fantasy Fantasy
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Serialization: Comic Garden
Authors: Nagabe (Story & Art)

Statistics

Score: 8.321 (scored by 1365113,651 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #2712
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #219
Members: 62,392
Favorites: 2,387

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Synopsis

Long ago, there was a god of light and a god of darkness. While those devoted to the god of light experienced happiness and good fortune, the god of darkness would play tricks on the people and steal their joy. And so, as the legend goes, the god of light decided to punish him by turning him into a monster. Enraged by this, the god of darkness wielded his punishment as a curse in order to inflict suffering upon others. Because of his actions, he was banished to the Outside, where he and his monstrous children are to remain for eternity, while those from the Inside must never come in contact with someone from the Outside, lest they be cursed with a hideous form.

A little girl named Shiva, an Insider, is found by an Outsider she comes to know as Sensei. Though they cannot touch, Sensei cares for Shiva as best he can, and together they live a moderately happy life. But soon, Shiva not only finds herself in danger from the Outside, but from her own kind as well.

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Background

Totsukuni no Shoujo was published in English as The Girl From the Other Side: Siúil, a Rún by Seven Seas Entertainment from January 24, 2017 to November 9, 2021, and as 3-in-1 hardcover omnibus volumes since August 2, 2022; in French by Komikku since March 9, 2017; in Polish by Studio JG since April 28, 2017, and in Spanish by ECC Cómics since October 3, 2017.

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Characters

Sensei
Main
Shiva
Main
Auntie
Supporting

More reviewsReviews

Mar 7, 2021
Honestly this manga is a work of art.
The art is great, the characters are great, the story / plot is outstanding.
Fantastic worldbuilding, also really great world in general. Very immersive, the characters and world just feel alive. It's probably a bit hit or miss, and i can imagine that it might not appeal to everybody, but it certainly hit me. I can't really think of more to say, it's just great in general with certain very strong points.

TL;DR: This manga achieves what it set out to do splendidly, it's generally strong in basically every aspect, and so deserves at least a 9.

With that said, it ...
May 4, 2021
At least three times while reading this manga, I though I had an idea where things are going, and every time it turned out completely differently. Whether that is quality or a fault, I do not know, but the story of Totsukuni No Shoujo certainly is as unique as I've ever seen from a manga.
Though I must admit that the end had me lost a bit. It certainly is very poetic, but also, at least to me, is a bit too vague and unclear.

At least as unique as the story, the art style of Nagabe, despite differing in almost every regard from the traditional manga, ...
Nov 12, 2021
I don't quite remember how I first learned about Siuil a Run: The Girl From The Other Side, but I think it might have been seeing a review of the first volume a few years ago. I was intrigued by the premise, and wanted a new manga to read. But as soon as I read the first volume, I immediately sought out every other volume that had been put out, and continued to do so until the very end, which just got released recently. Then I saw the absolutely marvelous 10-minute OVA put out by Wit Studio, which I already did a review of, and ...

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