Uchuu Kyoudai, Gin no Saji Recommendations
Uchuu Kyoudai (Space Brothers) and Gin no Saji (Silver Spoon) are excellent examples of a coming age story following characters and their dreams. The main male protagonist from both series discovers their potentials with what they want to be and throughout both series, their stories highlights their journey. Both series have great writing when it comes to character relationships that explores a variety of themes. They also hold a strong deal of realism that can be relatable in many ways for other readers.
If you're looking for slice-of-life mangas with a slight spin, then maybe Uchuu Kyoudai is the manga for you! Uchuu Kyoudai is about a man in his mid 30s, who suddenly finds himself out of job and decides to pursue his childhood dream to become an astronaut, chasing after his younger brother, who is already an astronaut preparing to go into space.
I get this same warm fuzzy feeling after reading both mangas and I appreciated that both mangas have characters who are working towards (finding) a dream yet still have doubts of their own. Humourous and realistic, the storyline of Uchuu Kyoudai moves forward with