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Rokuro Okajima is just an average Japanese salaryman, living an average life. But when he's taken hostage by the crew of the Black Lagoon, Rokuro finds himself thrown headfirst into a deadly world of outlawed heroes, brutal villains, and blazing gunfights. Where he ends up is anyone's guess, but one thing is for certain—he's in for a wild ride! (Source: VIZ Media)
Zom 100: Bucket List of the Dead
In a trash-filled apartment, 24-year-old Akira Tendou watches a zombie movie with lifeless, envious eyes. After spending three hard years at an exploitative corporation in Japan, his spirit is broken. He can't even muster the courage to confess his feelings to his beautiful co-worker Ohtori. Then one morning, he stumbles upon his landlord eating lunch—which happens to be another tenant! The whole city's swarming with zombies, and even though he's running for his life, Akira has never felt more alive! (Source: VIZ Media)
Blade of the Phantom Master
In Jushin, there once lived secret government agents called the amen osa (or angyō onshi in the Japanese version), who traveled the countryside in disguise. They were charged by the king with finding and punishing corrupt government officials, and bringing justice to the country's citizens. (Source: Wikipedia)
Twenty-three-year-old Yuriko Togawa dropped out of college six months ago. In the past, her classmates envisioned her as a reliable and independent person even though she saw herself as the opposite. Yuriko wants someone to provide for her needs, not the other way around. Thus, when she meets her former colleague Horita Tomotsugu, she hopes that romance will spark between them. Horita had a great ambition of debuting his band together with Yuriko. However, as time progressed, he slowly succumbed to reality and became an office worker instead. Encountering Yuriko reminds him of what was once his dream, and he aspires to reignite it with her. Despite the two having different motives, Yuriko decides to lend him a helping hand after going through a myriad of events. Yuriko and Horita's story is just one of the compelling narratives in Subarashii Sekai. Entwined with their tale are several other short stories, each depicting the arduous, painful, and realistic hardships of mundane life. [Written by MAL Rewrite]
The city of light is a town above a hill, called that because it's surrounded by the sun, but it hides an obscure side. There, lives Tasuku, a young kid who works as a 'messenger' for a mysterious group who organizes suicides on the phone. At the same time other youngsters like him are trying to survive the everyday's life: Satoshi changes one occasional job after another, Momoko is the daughter of a prostitute who abandoned her. Finally there's Hoichi who is always involved in dirty business, among which is the suicidal group, but at least he has a dream: earning enough money to buy the whole place and turning it back into the country village he was born in.
Jonah is a child soldier, born amidst the chaotic conflicts that rage across West Asia, his family lost to a war fueled by weapons supplied by the so-called Merchants of Death—international arms dealers. Despite Jonah's hatred of weapons and violence, he employs both extremely well in the service of high-flying arms dealer Koko Hekmatyar and her band of mercenaries. Their journey through the dark underbelly of the world's arms markets may lead only to damnation, but will Jonah one day make his way back to the light? Only one thing is certain: it's going to be a long, hard road out of hell... Koko Hekmatyar, the head of H&C Logistic Incorporated, introduces new recruit Jonah to her team of troubleshooters, and it isn't long before they have some trouble to shoot. An Eastern European government official is holding up a shipment of aircraft parts that would shift the balance of power in the region. The trouble is, that shipment belongs to Koko, and she's not about to miss an opportunity to make a profit, even if it means two nations go to war. (Source: VIZ Media)
Ryu may be getting on in his years, but the aging gangster is still hellbent on defending his turf when some young toughs ambush him and he wakes up in a fantasy world! Not only that, he's in the body of this world's princess! Is he the one that the ancient prophecy spoke of? Ryu might be out of place in this fantasy realm, but he may also be the only one who can save it! (Source: Seven Seas Entertainment)
Fumihiko Matsumaru, a single 26-year-old average salaryman, invited a girl to the movies but was stood up. Right at the moment he was about to toss his tickets into the trash, a cute girl appeared and asked him not to waste them. After movie and dinner, he escorted her home, only to find her apartment was burning. Having nowhere else to stay, 20-year-old rookie seiyuu Aka Onda moved into Matsumaru's place, and the two started a "more than friends but not yet lovers" relationship under the same roof—with many obstacles waiting for them. (Source: MU) Included one-shots: Volume 1: Gin no Machi Romantic (Silver Street Romance; 2 parts) Volume 4: HanaQ-ban Shin Angyo Onshi
My Youth Romantic Comedy Is Wrong, As I Expected @comic
Hachiman Hikigaya is a high school boy with twisted character. He prefers to go against the trend and refuses to make friends with anybody. In order to get Hachiman back on the right track, his school teacher Shizuka Hiratsuka forces him to join the "Public Service Club." There he meets other problematic students. (Source: MAL News)
Ichika's life has taken a sudden turn. Her grandmother has passed away, so as family and friends come from far and wide to pay their respects, she finds herself in the spotlight as many of these old faces have taken an interest in her youth. As a fourteen-year-old Ichika could be dating. She could be participating in extracurricular activities. She could be looking to her future...but she hasn't done any of that. All of that will change, when a young guest who she does not recognize visits her home. Aria seems to know quite a bit about her family and property, and while she may be there to say goodbye, she may have found her way into Ichika's heart. (Source: Denpa)
Shingo Chiryuu isn't much different than any other guy except for one thing... He's afraid of girls. Now he finds himself surrounded by girls, including the one whose attack originally instilled the fear in him, as he attempts to cure himself of his gynophobia. (Source: Solaris-SVU)
Among the quiet villages and towns of 18th century Europe, demons known as the Ill hide within the most beautiful works of art, sparked to life by the torment of their creators. Attracted by their jewel-like allure, the unwary find themselves possessed by the Ill and driven to horrific acts of violence. Only the hunters of the Ciste Vihad can dispel the Ill. March is one such hunter, tracking the Ill from town to town to find the antiques that contain the demons before they can possess anyone. If the worst has come to pass, March's full powers are unleashed to battle the fiendish Ill. Born of tragedy, the artifacts all have their own tales to tell, as do each of their victims. But March's story may be the most tragic of all (Source: Viz)
Shinjou Shouryuu is a healthy 17 year old high school boy. Many of his kouhai wonder why such a great guy doesn't have a girlfriend. Ask him and he'll tell you that between school, work, and saving his kouhais from bullies doesn't leave him much time to go on dates. So he instead goes online to "F.I.L. GATES". There in the chat room his alter-ego, Kakeru, is infatuated with the girl called Hal. Hal sends a message reminding him that Sunday will be the 6 month anniversary of when they first met (online) and that she wants to meet him in person! And let's just say it's not your typical first date. (Source: MU)
Alice on Border Road
The manga follows "another Alice," a female high school student who curses her everyday life. When by chance she loses her way on the "Borderroad," she is forced to participate in deadly survival games with other female high school students. (Source: ANN)
People die everyday. But what happens when you die? Do you go to heaven or to hell? What happens when you go to hell? Thats where a devil advocate comes in. Before you get dragged to the pits, he/she makes a contract to defend you in exchange for the devil essence that surrounds your soul when you died. Jake Watson just died by suicide. He now has a choice, to make a contract with the devil advocate D. Lorian Kukabara or else his soul will face the pyres of hell. (Source: solitaryCross)
Shinta likes to play with cats even though he cannot have one for a pet because of his father's allergies. Cats also like to play with Shinta... in more ways than one... including becoming Shinta's girlfriend and generally trying to get him to reciprocate their catcalls, literally. (Source: MU)
Humans have created many stories. Joy, sadness, anger, deep emotion. Stories shake our emotions, and fascinate us. However, these are only the thoughts of bystanders. But what if the characters in the story have "intentions"? To them, are we god-like existences for bringing their story into the world? Our world is changed. Mete out punishment upon the realm of the gods. In Re:Creators, everyone becomes a Creator. (Source: ANN)
This is the story about the daily life of a young siscon novelist, Itsuki Hashima with his perfect little brother Chihiro, the genius novelist Nayuta Kani, his best friend Shirakawa Miyako and some insane partners from his publishers.
Kyouhei, after moving away to Tokyo from his old town to get away from the events that happened, is on a goukon with his friends, including his old neighbor, Shiba. After drinking for a whole night, he and Shiba discover a dead, bloody, body in the elevator. He is told by his younger sister, Utao with her Kami-sama Doll, that Aki, an old friend, and his Doll, are the culprits responsible. (Source: Fate)
Taking a break from her popular, brilliant, Fullmetal Alchemist; Arakawa-sensei drew up a one-chapter humorous Shounen story about a Frankenstein tournament, for mangazine GX to commerate their 5th year anniversary. (Source: Anime-Source)
A series of short stories portraying the past of some characters from Shin Angyo Onshi. Included one-shot: The Fools
A 2nd serialization of the Infinite Stratos novel series drawn by Yuuki Homura.
Gunbured × Sisters
In a decaying gothic city, warrior nun Dorothy is tasked with hunting and slaughtering supernatural creatures. A member of the elite Crimson Sisters, she seeks to eradicate all vampires. But one fateful night, she encounters the fanged and beautiful Maria, wounded and desperate for care. Dorothy offers the half-vampire one chance at survival: become my pet. (Source: Seven Seas Entertainment)
A mysterious orb envelops the city of Tokyo. All forms of communication are severed, leaving the inhabitants of the newly dubbed "Tokyo Jupiter" ignorant to their fate. Along with the United Nations, a special organization known as TERRA is formed: their mission is to liberate Tokyo from the otherwordly MU -- those responsible for Tokyo's capture. (Source: Viz Media)
"It wasn't me who was the strongest in another world, but my sister?!" As a result of an accident in the real world, Asahi Ikusaba is transported to another world. He tries to enjoy the different world he imagined, but his abilities prove to be the weakest. Just as he's about to be attacked by a vicious monster, Asahi's doting elder sister Mayu comes into his rescue and saves him. Chasing after Asahi's love, Mayu too ended up in the same world as him, with the strongest of abilities and cheat skills. The fantasy tale of the strongest elder sister with a brother complex and the younger brother with the weakest skills begins. (Source: MAL News)
Billionaire Tono Ryuichi, the President of Tono Foods Group, a giant food company, recently acquired two young female assassins from the Mexican cartel. Sui and Ai came from unimaginably poor childhoods and was given a choice between killing people or selling their body. They chose the former and went through an inconceivably extreme training and, at 17 years old, they have become one of the deadliest assassins in the world. They are absolutely obedient to their master and they are given the task of finding the killer that poisoned Ryuichi's wife and child. They begin attending high school to blend into society and, at the same time, read and study which helps them become even more deadlier on the field. Sui and Ai encounter Matoba Imari who is a high school assassin herself and may be more skilled than both of them. But unlike the two, Imari just wants to lead a normal life. Whatever Imari wishes for her life is not their problem because the only thing Sui and Ai feeds on are bloodthirst and a challenge. (Source: MangaHelpers)
Yamada Kyou and Asu have lived alone ever since their mother died and their father disappeared after running up a huge gambling debt. Everyday they struggle to make ends meet whilst bringing a little happiness into their lives.
Takashi is reunited with a childhood friend he has not seen in 13 years named Miriko. Miriko, while thought to be missing, became the queen of an alien planet and leader of a strange army corp. To keep a childhood promise, Miriko sets out to take over the world with Takashi. However, Takashi has no desire to do this, so Takashi must stop Miriko's wild behaviors. (Source: MU) Included one-shot: Volume 1: Yumika-chan SOS
Deep in the country of South Africa, there is a famous master instrument repairer whose skills draw musicians from all walks of life. While she works, she asks the players to tell their stories, immersing herself in their tales of sadness, love, tragedy, and hope as she restores the instruments behind them.
One day, Nagai Junpei, a high school freshman, wakes up one day to find all of humanity in a deep sleep. In a free world, overflowing with desires, his strange survival days begin. (Source: MU)
Minami Nanami Wants to Shine
Whether doing high jumps or blending with a crowd, Minami Nanami has always been flexible both physically and socially. But when her friend Aoi outshines her at her track-and-field specialty, Mimimi starts to wish for something more, a light to claim as her own. As she contemplates her talents, her mom asks if she'll model in a local ad for her makeup company. Faced with an unfamiliar challenge, can Mimimi find herself in this dazzling new world? (Source: Yen Press)
Shinta loves nothing more than girls, their school uniform, and their breasts. On the other hand, Shirasu was desperately looking for more members for the Fishing Club. Shinta, as the new transfer student, becomes the target of Shirasu for the Fishing Club. She persistently requests that he join the Fishing Club, but he strongly refuses because he has no interest in fishing. However, his joining of the Fishing Club becomes inevitable when he is saved from bullies by the well known "Tsuri-Chichi" Nagisa, apparently an expert in fishing. She has superb skills in fishing to a point where she can use her fishing rod as a weapon. Strong yet kind and having huge breasts, Nagisa becomes a trigger that changes Shinta's perspective of fishing as she guarantees that Shinta has the potential of becoming a professional fisher. (Source: MangaHelpers)
The truth about the mangaka: Moyuru Honoo will show how hard and dangerous is this job, but his passion for drawing and for the supreme art of mangas can't be stopped, even by blonde assassins, alien writers and unhappy editors!
High school girl Yui found a mysterious boy lying unconscious on the beach. This mysterious boy can't remember where he is from, only that his name is "Sid." After a confrontation with the locals, they discover that Sid is one of the human weaponry developed by the Japanese government, known as "Uncanny Brains." As the powers of the UB unfold before them, will Sid's arrival on this island spell doom for Yui and her friends? (Source: MangaHelpers)
Assassin's Creed: Blade of Shao Jun
1526 AD—China is ruled by the Great Ming Empire. Though the empire flourishes, the winds of the new emperor's political purge are sweeping over the land, and turmoil is brewing. With the decimation of her comrades, Shao Jun has become China's last Assassin. After escaping to Europe, she has now returned alone to her homeland. Her purpose: vengeance! (Source: VIZ Media)
In the future, magic is recognized as a legitimate part of the scientific community. The small number of people gifted with magical potential are trained and then placed into a special government agency as a magic enforcer. Technology has allowed us to bring back the dead if another life is sacrificed. If the court deems it appropriate, a murderer’s life would be sacrificed to revive the victim. However, during this resurrection process, the revived person, called the Returner, comes back with a psychological problem called the Bug where negative emotions such as jealousy, revenge or anger become amplified. If left alone, the Returner becomes consumed in this emotion and, eventually, it will physically manifest itself in the form of a dangerous monster. The true role of the magic enforcer is to eliminate that Bug. Nagumo Kento, codenamed Deep Searcher, is a seasoned magic enforcer whose role is "Searcher" in where he draws out the evil using his unique power. His brand new partner, Amagi Yoko, codenamed Evil Eater, is a rookie who recently graduated from the academy as a prodigy, even by magic user’s standards. Her job as "Debugger" is to use her power to dispose of the evil that Kento brings out and even the experienced members of the magic enforcers are shocked by Yoko’s power. Together, Kento and Yoko work against the seeds of evil to allow Returners to enjoy their second chance at life. (Source: MangaHelpers)
The story revolves around the main character Higasa Sachi. She's the ideal student who puts on a refined and dignified persona while excelling at sports and academics. She is respected and admired by her peers and teachers alike. Sachi who cares about appearance can not stand Alice Toyozaki who is a hard core otaku that makes no effort in hiding her love for it. Sachi (who is secretly a budding manga artist) can not understand why Alice puts much effort into drawing manga herself when she has no talent for it, but one day after Alice is picked on by a bully...
The manga will focus on Sawyer, a freelance cleaner in Roanapur's underworld who disposes of bodies using her chainsaw. (Source: ANN)
Set in 1940, Yusaku runs a trading company in Kobe, Japan and he is married to Satoko. While on a business trip in Manchuria, Yusaku learns of a horrific national secret. For the sake of justice, he decides to let the whole world know about his discovery. Satoko believes Yusaku, who is now accused of being a traitor. She swears to be with Yusaku no matter the consequences. (Source: AsianWiki, edited)
Monju, the last representative of the Japanese police force, can not believe his circuits! He has been assigned to a police station in a rural area. Aside of being forced to team up with Junpei Yamagashi, a young police officer obsessed with women and whether or not he's balding, he also needs to defend himself against hostility towards him. When a perverted voyeur gets reported the robot places his suspicions immediately on his partner. But Junpei won't stand for the accusations and is determined to restore his honor! (Source: MU)
Fumi Koito used to be raised by an old housekeeper named Hatoko Natsuyaki. He would call her "Peppermint Nanny" because she would eat all his leftover peppermint candy drops—which he hates to eat—then breathe into his nose because he likes the smell. Now Fumi is in his mid-20's and living on his own as a cram school teacher. One day a little girl no more than nine years old shows up at his house. It turns out she is his old nanny who misses cooking and tending to his every need but because she is pushing past eighty and has grown too frail, she drank a mysterious bottle of medicine to regain her youth and accidentally drank too much. Thus begins their new life together, with the reader frequently left guessing who is taking care of whom.
Black Lagoon: Eda - Initial Stage centers on Eda, the original manga's undercover CIA agent based in Roanapur's church, during her early days as a rookie in the CIA. (Source: ANN)
Welcome to Rubbers 7, a small Japanese convenience store with a reputation for some odd owners. Rumors of mob connections and one rather eccentric boss with a passion for Ping-pong tend to keep business low. But when a young, quiet girl is framed for shoplifting and ends up working for the store. Can her touch, with the help of her unusual coworkers, including a shy boy and a drag queen, turn the fortune of the store around? (Source: M-U)
The manga is a reimagining of the famous Journey to the West story, and centers on the Buddhist priest Hoshi Sanzo and his journey to India as he is accompanied by three beautiful and charming women: Son Gokuu, Cho Hakkai, and Sha Gojyou. (Source: ANN, edited)
Yuuki Akamatsu, who is in the Kyuumon Gakuen Second News Club, is asked to become the counselor of the club immediately after joining the club by Ayaka Nikaidou, the club leader. Three girls currently give advice to issues sent in by the students: Rino Endou from the science stream, Fumi Kujou from the literary stream, and Ikumi Suzuki from the sports stream. However, the three always have different opinions and cannot get their views to agree, so they just try things out anyway... (Source: MAL News)
Big cities often have a dark side, made of scary stories and inexplicable phenomena... But what hides behind urban myths? A study group has to find out about those mysteries.
A young boy from the future meets a girl of our time. Their school life will completely change...
Arizona State, Cameron. 1:23 P.M. While two men meet, a gunfight suddenly happens between them. One of them stays alive, then leaves. A woman breaks free from the trunk of the car she'd been left in and picks up the revolver that had been dropped and... (Source: MU)
One of the surveillance ships of the company Ferret went missing for some time. Once the ship was found, all 115 members aboard the ship were completely missing. No trace of their existence was found aboard the ship. Masato's sister works for Ferret, and he was tasked to bring her supplies for the upcoming work to investigate this mysterious ship that returned without her crew. He meets a beautiful girl named Uto at the company, who also had a brother that worked for Ferret and went missing inside the ship. Now Masato and Uto must embark on a mission to discover the mysteries of the unknown island where the missing crew has been left. (Source: MangaHelpers)
Poorman, Ark, Billionaire
Shigaraki Seiya, a high school student and the daughter of a mangaka, is anxious to become financially independent so as to relieve the burden on her single mother. One day while on the way to school, she has an encounter with "The Spirit of the Chest, Aurelia de Medici," and thereafter finds herself thrown headfirst into a no-holds-barred otherworldly battle revolving around money. (Source: MangaFreak)
Matsuho is a high-school girl. One day she meets a strange little boy who said to her that she now has a big power: to make any person she doesn't like suffer just by thought...
Yurigasaki girl's high school Railway Club
A youthful railway manga! A all-girls high school railway club enters the stage! With four beautiful train-loving girls, get ready to be lured by railway travels!! This time's trip, Traveling Hotel, or as many fans call it, the Hokutousei, travels to the northernmost region, Sapporo! Everybody, let's look forward to boarding!! (Source: MU)
A story about how two friends tries to stop the antichrist, while the are making efforts to deal with their lives.
Wilderness concerns several Japanese nationals on the run in Mexico, and is heavily inspired by Hong Kong action cinema and the films of Robert Rodriguez. (Source: Wikipedia)
Moyuru Honoo enters a whole new world for him! His comic masterpiece was appointed to the big screen! Mayuru Honoo accepts all this with anticipation! In making this film, Honoo Moyuru even have fight with the director because their visions are different. What happened? Who will prevail? What is the fate of this film? This is the story of the ups and downs with the spirit of hilarious burning comic! (Source: MU)
The fantasy manga is set on a fictional island nation named Yakoku, closely resembling Meiji-era Japan, located in the center of the world's seas. The country is currently in the throes of a revolution by reformists pushing for equality, but the conflict has only escalated poverty and inequality. The manga centers on Sezu, a man in the dregs of society who is visited by Kaoru Mamiya, a member of the country's ruling Mamiya family, to serve as his body double. (Source: ANN, edited)
Collection of five short stories. Tokyo has been reduced to rubble, and the paralyzed government is slowly reforming elsewhere. Unable to cope with the disaster during its reformation, the government simply put up a blockade around Tokyo and left the survivors to cope with the violent and lawless society forming within the borders. These are the stories of those survivors. Some of them want to cross the border and find their way back to civilization, but some simply want to live as they like within the anarchy of the ruins of Tokyo. (Source: MU)
The manga's story centers on Shingo Nakazawa, a high school boy who remains emotionless, even as the rest of humanity is coming to grips with the possibility of extinction due to the approach of a world-ending meteor. In the beginning of the story, Japan thinks itself saved from disaster, only to face another one. (Source: ANN)
The love comedy story centers on a mysterious "Love App" which appears when someone is worried about love. The app analyzes lots of data, and no matter how impossible the object of one's desire seems, the "greatest love app ever" will help that person fall in love. (Source: ANN)
Welcome to Bistro Pas Mal, a French bistro where both meetings and partings happen.
"Welcome to the old hot spring inn where witches are waitresses!" Kisara, a magic academy high school student, who is working as a waitress at "Wind and Cloud" inn as part of her witch training. At first glance, it is usual lodging, but it is actually the strongest magic hot spot in the eastern region and the owner is actually a former big notorious witch, Akeno Nanami. Initially, Kisara's first step in her ambition to rule the world was to beat Akeno...but!? Kisara, a servant-witch, together with Asagi, the heir daughter of an ancient martial arts dojo, meet variety of unique characters and experience the everyday extraordinary life...! (Source: Shogakukan)
Latitude: Unknown Longitude: Unknown A nameless island simply referred as The Island, where trapped are the young captives with no recollection of their pasts, in the murky fragments of reality, dream and imagination. A girl finds herself in The Island, but she can't remember anything except a boy smile. Later, she is spotted by other 6 girls living in The Island and is named Number6.
The action fantasy manga's story takes place during the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union. A coup d'état breaks out in a certain small country, and as a result three princesses are pursued by their homeland. Sometimes with guns and sometimes with power, the sisters flee their pursuers. (Source: ANN)
This college life romantic comedy follows a female college student Ryou, who goes to college in Tokyo and becomes a member of her school's movie club, "Butter Nut." Ryou's expectations of a dreamlike college life are dashed when, through a misunderstanding, she ends up sharing an apartment with a man named Chihiro who she thought was a woman. (Source: ANN)
Humanity has united into "Earth Federation." It seemed that men had finally found peace and happiness ...but a rain of comets brought misfortune. Fifty years after the fifteen Moena is worried about not being smart enough to go to a good high school. To her astonishment she's invited into the prestigious Institute of St. Moesu without any written or oral examinations. How is it possible? What link is there between the two events?
On one normal day while leaving school, Lukio dies from a car accident. Next thing he knows, he's being transported to a school called "Angel High School," where future Archangels study. With no other choice (being that he's actually dead), he now has to study to become a full Archangel, but somehow he becomes involved in the school's rivalry against the "Fallen Angel School." Now he must study with his fellow apprentice angels and compete against the fallen angel students. (Source: MangaHelpers)
Umeko Tachiki, a doctor who is trusted by her patients and adores children. She has expressed her desire to have a child with her husband. One night, tragedy breaks out in the hospital when monsters begin appearing and killing everyone, and the source of all the monsters are the babies in the hospital. (Source: ANN)
Rena Takizawa knows everything there is to know about Italian Motorcycles—she owns a repair shop and has a good business dealing with exotic bikes. Susumu Miyagi, a 19 year-old, rents the apartment upstairs. It's cheap, but it's noisy as hell living above a motorcycle shop. But Susumu has the hots for the older Rena, and he will do what he can to help Rena, despite the fact that she knows far more about what she's doing than he does... (Source: MU, edited)