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Synonyms: Noa-himesama no Tsugai-sagashi, Dragon Back, Mismatch!
Japanese: オニデレ


Type: Manga
Volumes: 11
Chapters: 143
Status: Finished
Published: Apr 2, 2008 to Feb 16, 2011
Genres: Comedy Comedy, Romance Romance
Themes: Delinquents Delinquents, School School
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Serialization: Shounen Sunday
Authors: Crystal na Yousuke (Story & Art)


Score: 7.221 (scored by 41174,117 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #56192
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #2026
Members: 9,995
Favorites: 91


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Volumes: /11
Chapters: /143


Tadashi is in his second year of junior high school and is a member of the handicraft club and loves nothing more than knitting. Unfortunately he's in secret relationship with Saya, the member of a notorious all-girl gang, who says she will kill him and herself if anyone is to find out about it.

Included one-shots:
Volume 8: Noa-himesama no Tsugai-sagashi
Volume 10: Dragon Back
Volume 11: Mismatch!



Sep 4, 2018
This manga has a decent plot and some solid characters, but it seems to get bogged down by a number of issues. The first is that there are a bunch of sub plots that don’t seem to advance things in any meaningful way. I suppose that the intention was that the comedy would be enough to support these, however the comedy starts getting somewhat repetitive as it goes on, so it isn’t enough. In addition, while I think the story of the main couple was quite good, with good character development and great relationship development, and the various things surrounding this relationship such as Saki ...
Jan 14, 2014
Mixed Feelings
When reading about romance, readers expect to see romance; that much is obvious. When reading about comedy, readers expect to see comedy; that much is obvious. When these two genres combine into a single story, people expect it to be endearing, especially when the romance is between two younger people of society. With as much pressure as one is to withstand with this type of combination, it's a wonder why any writer would want to combat a monster such as this. Onidere is one of these monsters. Onidere is a manga that tries its best at combining a typical plotline with blueprint characters involved in ...
Feb 29, 2012
I am not one to rain on someone’s parade but….. this manga was God-awful. Yes I did finish it after dropping it a few times, but what an awful waste of time.
I will take it that you are familiar with the story, so what you see in the first few 5 chapters essentially repeats itself through the end. Not only did the characters show no growth, but they were completely one sided. I was trying to figure if maybe I don’t fall in the target audience but there were too many sexual innuendos and too many girl on girl references /suggestive activity for ...


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