Miira no Kaikata
How to keep a mummy
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Miira no Kaikata

Alternative Titles

English: How to keep a mummy
Japanese: ミイラの飼い方


Type: Manga
Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: Unknown
Status: Publishing
Published: Nov 2, 2014 to ?
Genres: ComedyComedy, Slice of LifeSlice of Life, SupernaturalSupernatural
Authors: Utsugi, Kakeru (Story & Art)
Serialization: comico


Score: 7.531 (scored by 439439 users)
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Ranked: #23892
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #5097
Members: 2,450
Favorites: 41
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When high school student Sora Kashiwagi finds himself staring down a mysterious oversized package sent to him by his self-proclaimed "adventurer" father, the last thing he expects is for it to be opened from the inside... by a little mummy so small it can fit in the palm of his hand!

(Source: Crunchyroll)


Miira no Kaikata is simulpub in English as How to keep a mummy by Crunchyroll.

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More reviewsReviews

Dec 17, 2017
queermight (All reviews)
I first heard of this series when it was announced it would be getting an anime in 2018. I was a little perplexed on how they could make an entire anime out of a boy who befriends a mummy. Eventually my curiosity got the best of me and I checked out the manga. I was all 32 chapters in one sitting, which is all that's translated so far sadly.


The story is basic. A boy gets gifted a mummy from his father, who's constantly travelling and sending his son weird souvenirs. The story is all about our main character and his mummy, and all their other read more
Feb 26, 2017
LadySama (All reviews)
I probably sped through this too fast, so I may read it again. The story itself is a very light read. I don't want to insult the author and say it lacks depth, since it feels like this can be taken much further. However, this is a cute, light-hearted read with only very slightly serious undertones. I think this comes in more with the friend and the Oni. There are hints that there's more to the supernatural world than meets the eye.

The story starts off pretty simple. Boy gets mummy, boy learns how to raise mummy, boy pretty much starts behaving like a parent. The read more

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Manga 'Miira no Kaikata' Gets TV Anime Adaptation

Manga 'Miira no Kaikata' Gets TV Anime Adaptation

Comico's official website for Kakeru Utsugi's Miira no Kaikata (How to keep a mummy) manga has announced on Friday that it will get a TV anime adaptation t...read more

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