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No Bra

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Nobura
Japanese: のーぶら


Type: Manga
Volumes: 5
Chapters: 32
Status: Finished
Published: Jan 5, 2002 to Jun 5, 2004
Genres: Comedy Comedy, Romance Romance, Ecchi Ecchi
Theme: Crossdressing Crossdressing
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Authors: Kawatsu, Kenjirou (Story & Art)


Score: 6.611 (scored by 50425,042 users)
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Ranked: #127712
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1791
Members: 9,149
Favorites: 122

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Masato is living on his own, but this soon changes. Nomura Yuki, a childhood friend, is coming to live with him. What could be better than having a beautiful girl living under his roof? It sounds great, but he'll soon find out Yuki's secret...


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Sep 4, 2011
Please take into consideration that this series was not my style and this review is simply to explain why. Many others seem to enjoy it; unfortunately, I did not.

So it's about a boy who winds up having a cute girl for a roommate...except the girl is really a boy. What I expected to find was a romance coupled with a bit of difficulty and lots complex emotions. What I got was a very basic plot with shallow and flat characters.

Contrary to what the synopsis says, Yuki is not a crossdressing boy who enjoys wearing womens' clothing. He is a biological male who self-identifies as ...
Oct 20, 2008
No Bra has a marevolus story that puts the characters into very interesting situations It has the ever lovable Childhood friend relationship that just sets this manga up for great stories. the Characters are very well developed and the art is good. However the story can be a bit weak at times and depend on awkward situations a bit too much. In the end I highly recommend this manga
Jul 1, 2017
This manga was garbage on all counts. Unrealistic and unlikeable characters aside, even the art was amateurish. Mainly due to the title, I didn't go in with high expectations, but even then it managed to fall far short. The reason I picked this up is that I was looking for series' with a prominent transgender storyline. The way Yuki's character was handled makes it abundantly clear that the mangaka's knowledge on the subject is shallow at best; her identity and feelings regarding her gender are never addressed. Her being transgender seems purely to serve the purpose of causing drama and making her... sexually exotic, I ...


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