After an airplane crash during a school trip, Oribe Mutsumi and her classmates were stranded on a seemingly deserted island. Mutsumi found the other survivors, and used her wilderness knowledge to help them. She expects that they will be rescued in about three days, which doesn't seem so long to endure. However, she didn't account for the fact that the island is populated with gigantic killer insects. Her knowledge of butterflies, wasps, and more may be the only thing that will help any of her classmates survive to be rescued! (Source: MangaHelpers)
Kazei Takeshi moved with his parents to a new house and new school.One of his new friends is a motorcycle enthusiasts and soon invites him to meet with his gang, the Zeros. Takashi comes to love motorcycles and soon gets involved in the gangs fights and issues. What has he got himself into and is he ready to face the consequences? (Source: MU)
On January 3, 2011, ER doctor Matsuoka Tsuyoshi examines a patient presenting influenza symptoms. The next day, the patient dies from multiple-organ failure, followed by others who had shown the same symptoms. As the death toll rises, even the high-tech Japanese are at a loss over how to check the further spread of the deadly virus.
Is this desire for freedom the very thing that entrapped us. Let Dai is a tragic tale of forbidden love and unforgivable betrayal. Set in a soulless neo-Seoul ruled by young punks and pleasure seekers, an amoral teenager named Dai is the living embodiment of the city's beauty and cruelty. As the leader of the vicious Furies gang, Dai seduces everyone who lays eyes on him, only to blind them to his own barbaric nature. When an honest schoolboy named Jaehee rescues a beautiful girl from being mugged by the Furies, he can't possibly realize how this brief encounter will plunge him into a downward spiral of unbridled passion and unfathomable pain. From his brutal gang initiation to an unspeakable act committed against his girlfriend, Jaehee wavers uncomfortably between revulsion and fascination. And in Dai he finds a tender, caring friend one moment and a heartless sociopath the next, awakening strange and unhealthy desires in Jaehee that he could never before have imagined. (Source: Netcomics)
Kodomo wa Wakatte Agenai
SchoolSlice of LifeSeinen
A narrative of self-discovery masquerading as a coming of age romance, a family composition drama, a procedural detective story, and a superpowered thriller. Sakuta Minami openly professes the many loves of her life: Matsumoto Leiji anime, her family, swimming, Magical Plastering Girl Buffalo Koteko, but the unanswered questions surrounding her mother's separation from her natural father have nagged her all her life. Moji Shouhei, an anime geek with prodigious talent for calligraphy, holds in his gifted hands both a physical key to the school roof of their high school as well as the figurative key to finally unraveling the mystery of Minami's father. (Source: MU)
Special tribute compilation parodying some of the Crows chapters. 1. Kokuchou - Volume 1, Chapter 1 2. Sakura no Shita de... (Beneath the Cherry Blossoms) - Volume 15, Chapter 51 3. Tekagen to ka Shinaindakara - Volume 17, Chapter 60 4. Gyakuten no Hassou - Volume 18, Chapter 63 5-6. Kouchouran - Sono Go no Crows Chapters 2, 3
Ao no Rettou
A light-hearted story about a boy who encounters a girl who is surprisingly a genius at ski jumping. (Source: MU)
World End Garden
In a world of never ending winter, orphaned and banished Tete finds herself in the company of the very winter monster who killed her parents and who continues to ravage the land. It's a beautiful and bittersweet story of hope and redemption. Source: mangaupdates
There is a legend that says that whoever possesses the bones of Zaha Sanko, will have any wish of his realized. But he is not exactly an easy prey to hunt down, especially since he is not alone.
Soredemo Sekai wa Utsukushii
Nike, the fourth princess of the Rain Dukedom and one who holds the power to call forth the rain, travels to the Sun Kingdom to marry Sun King Livius for her country, despite her own reluctance. She soon discovers that the King, who conquered the world in only three years after his ascendance to the throne, is still a child!! Furthermore, for trivial reasons, he has demanded that Nike call forth the rain...?! (Source: MU)
Fushigi no Maria-kun
Abe Maria, an ordinary high-school boy and Nanami Tokuko's childhood friend, is the world's last pureblood vampire!! For 10 years, Tokuko has been encouraging him to become a part of human society, and since then, Maria has come to love humans. As such, Tokuko happily watches over Maria. (Source: MU) Included one-shot: Volume 1: Manshinsoui no Futari (The Wounds That Cover Us)
Taizou Mote King Saga
A demon with a riceball-shaped head named Taizou comes to Earth looking for legendary girls with star-shaped nipples.
RomanceShoujoSlice of Life
Two souls are linked by a heirloom rose garden. (Source: MU)
After graduating from Suzuran, Uematsu Fujisuke is pretty satisfied with hanging out in his little village and being the resident "tough guy." But the second toughest guy, called Suguru, is not satisfied at all. After being beat up by some blond outsider, he decides he wants to head to Tokyo to chase his dreams of becoming a musician. Fujisuke wants to hunt down and beat this new contender, but Suguru just wants to be left alone and finally be allowed to leave this lifestyle. (Source: MangaHelpers)
Dai Mahou Touge
Punie is next in line to become queen of Magical Land. However, she must spend a year on Earth before she can inherit the throne, so she transfers into a school in Japan. She's usually a sweet and gentle girl... that is unless someone does something to displease her, then she'll drop the act. She won't hesitate to whip out her magic stick and cheerfully rain bloody destruction down on the hapless fool, or barring that, simply use brutal wrestling moves to punish them. Accompanied by her animal mascot Paya-tan, who makes regular attempts on her life (still bitter about being defeated and then forcibly recruited from WakuWaku Mascot Village), and forced to fend off random attacks by various people from her Kingdom who all have different reasons for wanting her dead, she must complete this year of training on Earth without fail.
Sono Rettou Kishi, Level 999
"Hmm... I have no talent."... is what Yuan grew up in the mountains thinking. He's a normal kind-hearted boy, but the unusual thing about him is that his parents are a sage and a master martial artist; in other words, the world's strongest. Since Yuan was told he was the weakest, he leaves home to make his dreams come true. (Source: SB Creative, translated)
SOS Dai Tokyo Tankentai
1. SOS Dai Tokyo Tanken-tai (SOS! Tokyo Metro Explorers) 2. Run 3. Speed 4. Neko wa Yokuasagata ni Kaettekuru (Cats Head Home at Dawn) 5. Abunai! Seitokaichou (High School Daze) 6. Houmonsha (Visitors) 7. Sun Burgs Hill no Omoide (The Old-tmer of Sun Burgs Hill) 9. Ue wo Muite Arukou! (Sukiyaki) 10. Hi no Youjin (Night Flames)
Dai Zhan Tian Shi
When a devastating meteor struck Earth, Earth's guardian angel Lyu was so tortured by guilt that she killed herself. Mo Ye, the demon who was in love with Lyu, is determined to find her again. Has he found Lyu's reincarnation in the human Xiao Tian Nu? (Source: MU)
Eureka Seven: Gravity Boys and Lifting Girl
A manga based on the video games Eureka Seven: New Wave and New Vision. It features Sumner Sturgeon and Ruri, the protagonists of the games. (Source: MU)
Dai-3 no Gideon
The stage is the eve of the French Revolution. There is the commoner Gideon, who wants to save the impoverished country side-by-side with the members of the Estates General. Then there is the aristocrat, Georges, who will use any means to achieve his purpose. A man who wants to change the country, and a man who wants to destroy it. Both begin their journey forward. Will their joint efforts of love and hatred, justice and evil lead them to a hell of bloodshed, or an ideal future? (Source: Batoto)
Arabesque Dai 1-bu
The classic ballet-manga about Russian prima ballerina. (Source: MangaGuide)
Kyo→dai dakara Nanda yo!?
My private tutor and boyfriend, Midorikawa-sensei is a student attending a super elite medical school. My teacher confessed to me and we started dating but I inadvertently lost my virginity! That's because, everyone around me already experienced their first time and I thought it was too late for me. At that time, my sister who has always lived separately from me returned. We met for many days and she wanted to have a romp in the hay with me!? (Source: Awakened Memories and Covenant of Darkness) Included one-shots: Volume 1: Shimobe no Oshigoto. Volume 2: Renai Saishuu Chiten (Love's Final Place)
Sekai de Ichiban Dai Kirai
Kazuha Akiyoshi is the eldest of six children. Highly responsible and irresistibly cute, she is also something of a tomboy who never allows her softer side to show through –– until she meets Mizushima, the first guy to treat her like a girl. Kazuha has her first real crush; will it be reciprocated? Then there's Sugimoto, an older guy who wants to be an important part of her life — but he's the one who Kazuha hates more than anyone! (Source: CMX) Part of the Akiyoshi Family Series. 秋吉家シリーズ 1. 365-nichi no Koibito 365日の恋人 (1995) - contains 5 short stories - 1 vol. 2. Owaranai Koi no Tame ni 終わらない恋のために (1996) - Also contains a 2-chapter story, Koibumi -Love Letter- 恋文―ラブレター - 1 vol. 3. Ari no Mama no Kimi de Ite ありのままの君でいて (1996) - 1 vol. Recently dumped by her boyfriend, Ishida-kun, Megumi still can't figure out why his feelings for her started to change. She tries to make the best of it and move on, but every time she runs into him in the hall she's reminded of the last words he said to her. One day, while waiting for the train, she finds herself drawn to a blonde-haired boy whose pained expression reminds her of herself on the day Ishida-kun broke up with her. It turns out he had been rejected by someone he loved as well. With this common connection and the talks at the train station, she begins to open her heart to him. There's no doubt in her mind---it's love. But this fragile relationship threatens to collapse when she finds out the real reason behind why her last relationship ended. (B-U) 4. Uta wo Kitasete 詩を聴かせて (Let Me Hear Your Song) (1997) - 1 vol. 5. Sekai de Ichiban Daikirai 世界でいちばん大嫌い (I Hate You More Than Anyone) (1998-2001) - 13 vols. 6. Akiyoshike Series (Akiyoshi Brothers) (2006) - 2 vols.
Terrestrial Defence Corp. Dai Guard
Dai Guard is a giant, anti-heterodyne robot owned and operated by a private corporation. Can they keep Dai Guard away from the military while fighting Heterodynes AND staying out of the red??
Drop OG - Out of Ganchu
Shinogawa Hiroshi dropped out of school after being inspired by delinquents like Iguchi Tatsuya who live by their own rules and who speaks with his fists if anyone opposes him. He spends his days hanging out with other hoodlums, but Hiroshi is all mouth and if he gets into a fight, his ass is easily handed to him. However, this close group of friends, including Tatsuya, are there to protect him when his big mouth gets him in real trouble. However, there seems to be a storm gathering within the gangs of the city and Hiroshi and his crew might be caught in the middle of it! (Source: MangaHelpers)
Yuzuko was left alone after her grandmother passed away. Shadowed by a mysterious organization, her family murdered by a psychopath, and with the sudden "breakdown" of the world, the missing pieces to everything is revealed, and the "Peppermint" inside Yuzuko activates....
Dragon Quest: Dai no Daibouken
After the defeat of the demon lord Hadlar all of the monsters were unleashed from his evil will and moved to the island of Delmurin to live in peace. Dai is the only human living on the island. Having been raised by the kindly monster Brass, Dai's dream is to grow up to be a hero. He gets to become one when Hadlar is resurrected and the previous hero, Avan, comes to train Dai to help in the battle. But Hadlar, announcing that he now works for an even more powerful demon lord, comes to kill Avan. To save his students Avan uses a Self-Sacrifice spell to attack, but is unable to defeat Hadlar. When it seems that Dai and Avan's other student Pop are doomed a mark appears on Dai's forehead and he suddenly gains super powers and is able to fend off Hadlar. The two students then go off on a journey to avenge Avan and bring peace back to the world. (Source: ANN)
Dai Jigoku-jou Chidaruma Rikishi
1-5. Dai Jigoku-jou (The Great Hell Castle) 6. Chidaruma Rikishi (Bloody Daruma Warrior) 7. Zutsuki Musou (The World's Greatest Headbutt)
Active Raid: Kidou Kyoushuushitsu Dai Hachigakari
Set in a part of Tokyo that has descended into a quagmire, the story follows Unit 8 of the 5th Special Public Security Section's 3rd Mobile Assault Division, popularly called "The Eighth," who don powered armor "Willwear" exoskeletons to counter the rise in crime. Assistant inspector Asami Kazari is assigned to The Eighth with the task of assessing the unit's status and reporting it to her superiors. But her true goal is to rehabilitate this sloppy, haphazard, justice-less group. (Source: ANN)
3-gatsu no Dai-2 Button
1. 1-gatsu no Merry-Go-Round 2. 3-gatsu no Dai-2 Button 3-5. Onnanoko wa Genki!! 6. Basket Girl!!
Hiroshi Shinanogawa is a model student who is fed up with his dull and monotonous life. He leaves private school for a public school, Komae High School, with only one thing on his mind: becoming a delinquent, like in the manga. On his first day he is called out by Iguchi Tatsuya and his gang. Now begins Hiroshi's journey to the world of thugs. (Source: French Tankoubon)
Shura no Mon: Dai Ni Mon
Mutsu Tsukumo was considered to be one of the greatest fighters of all time. He conquered Japan's mixed martial arts (MMA), became the US boxing heavy weight champion and later came up on top at the Vale Tudo in Brazil where the best of the world compete. He accomplished all of this in 2 years and took the competitive fighting world by storm. However, just as the world recognized him to be the best, Mutsu Tsukumo disappeared into thin air and has not been heard of by anybody for almost 3 years. Just as the world begins to doubt the Enmei style that Tsukumo uses, he returns to everyone's surprise. Follow Mutsu Tsukumo's story in the sequel to Shura no Mon as he attempts to regain his status as the strongest fighter.
Noble Witches: Dai-506 Tougou Sentou Koukuudan
The story of the 506th Joint Fighter Wing "Noble Witches," established to protect Gallia after the fall of the Gallia Neuroi hive in September 1944.
Dai 2-ji Chousen Sensou: Yugio II
In the year 20XX, the collapse of North Korea is imminent. Japan will be involved whether or not it chooses to be. The government therefore decides to send a secret mission of JSDF soldiers to capture North Korea's nuclear bombs, codenamed Omega. They become more involved in the Korean war than they hoped to be...
Isekai no Toilet de Dai wo Suru.
The manga centers on a boy who is transported to a fantasy world, and goes on adventures there. While adventuring with his party members in a certain dungeon, he suddenly needs to go to the bathroom, and is directed by his party members to a supposed toilet of the gods. (Source: ANN)
Mobile Suit Gundam - Hybrid 4-Koma Dai Sensen
A series of 4-koma based on the various Gundam stories in the UC timeline, including works such as Mobile Suit Gundam, Z Gundam, ZZ Gundam, Char's Counterattack, 0080 War in the Pocket, 08th MS Team, Unicorn Gundam, MS Igloo, 0083 Stardust Memories, etc.
Sidonia no Kishi Zenjitsudan: Dai-4-ji Gauna Boueisen
Prequel story bundled with the first press release of the 1st Blu-ray volume of Sidonia no Kishi anime.
Hyra no SP: Ryuubatsuchou Chousa Shikkoubu Dai-3-ka
The manga is set in a world where monsters who can devour humans lurk hidden in modern society. The only ones with the power to eliminate them are called "Dragon Knights." The story focuses on Hyra, the youngest Dragon Knight, and the unit that he commands as he goes on missions to eliminate these monsters. (Source: ANN)
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni - Dai 1-wa: Onikakushi-hen
After recently moving to the rural village called Hinamizawa, Maebara Keiichi joins a club and makes new friends. He soon learns about the village's dark secret, Oyashiro-sama's curse, where one person dies, and one person disappears every year, and he also learns that his friends might be behind it...
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai - Dai 4-wa: Matsuribayashi-hen
In Minagoroshi-hen, the mastermind of the murders was revealed. This time, all the pieces of the puzzle are in place. The last step for the characters to take is putting the pieces together in order to defeat the culprit, obtain the miracle, and break through the barrier of June 1983. Matsuribayashi-hen is a "Good End" in which no major deaths occur in that June, although the deaths in previous years still occurred. (Source: Wikipedia)
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni - Dai 3-wa: Tatarigoroshi-hen
In Tatarigoroshi-hen, Keiichi and Satoko develop a brother-sister relationship so when Satoko's abusive uncle returns to Hinamizawa, Keiichi attempts to help Satoko with drastic measures. However, as more and more people die, it is clear he is not the only one involved. This time, the spotlight shines on Satoko Houjou as being the "victim". Keiichi Maebara's passion to protect Satoko turns him into an unknowing villain in this chapter. (Source: Wikipedia)
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni - Dai 2-wa: Watanagashi-hen
By this chapter, the reader should have an overall idea of how life in Hinamizawa is like. Once again, this chapter begins innocently, with the Watanagashi Festival again marking the start of the sinister events in Hinamizawa. An ancient curse strikes, and a pair of sisters are not what they seem. Shion Sonozaki makes her first appearance in this chapter, while Mion Sonozaki is portrayed as the villain. (Source: Wikipedia)
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni - Dai 4-wa: Himatsubushi-hen
Himatsubushi-hen takes place five years before the previous three. In contrast to the first three chapters, this chapter is shown through the eyes of Mamoru Akasaka, a young police investigator from Tokyo who comes to Hinamizawa in order to investigate a kidnapping of a politician's grandchild. Soon, he too becomes implicated in the mysteries of Hinamizawa. This chapter focuses on Rika Furude as being the key part of the mystery. (Source: Wikipedia)
Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu: Dai-2 Shou - Yashiki no Isshuukan-hen
High school student Natsuki Subaru has been summoned to a fantasy world while on the way home from a convenience store! Based on his knowledge of stories where people get transported to other worlds, he assumed he must have some kind of super power, but that assumption ended up getting him beaten and nearly killed during a mugging. He is rescued by a half-elf, Satela, and her companion, a small magical cat called Puck. They're looking for something that was stolen from them, and Subaru decides to help. However, all too soon, he learns that he does indeed have a special ability. When he dies, he begins his adventure again from the moment when he was summoned to the fantasy world. Will he be able to use his ability to help Satela?
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai - Dai 1-wa: Meakashi-hen
Meakashi-hen is the answer arc corresponding to Watanagashi-hen. Meakashi-hen consists of events very similar to those of Watanagashi-hen told from the perspective of Shion Sonozaki, with only a few minor variations. In this chapter, the audience sees the true reason for the criminal's murderous actions in Watanagashi-hen—a lost love. Satoshi Houjou is first physically met in this arc, unlike the others where he is only mentioned. The first hints of that which ties together the arcs are given. (Source: Wikipedia)
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai - Dai 3-wa: Minagoroshi-hen
On the surface, Minagoroshi-hen is the solution to Tatarigoroshi-hen; however, it answers most of the major common mysteries of the previous arcs. It is told from the perspective of Rika Furude. Most notably, the true identity of the murderer is finally revealed in Minagoroshi-hen. After Minagoroshi-hen, one more effort is needed to seal the story into a happy ending. (Source: Wikipedia)
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai - Dai 2-wa: Tsumihoroboshi-hen
Tsumiboroshi-hen is the answer arc corresponding to Onikakushi-hen. Unlike Meakashi-hen, Tsumihoroboshi-hen's story is drastically different from the plot of its question arc. In Tsumihoroboshi-hen, Rena experiences a situation similar to Keiichi's in Onikakushi-hen, as she makes a terrible mistake and becomes distrustful of her former friends. It is the first chapter with a (seemingly) happy ending, although the Tips reveal a sinister twist. (Source: Wikipedia)
Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu: Dai-3 Shou - Truth of Zero
The series follows Subaru and Emilia's return to Lugunica and the introduction of the candidates for Queen. (Source: ANN)
Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu: Dai-1 Shou - Outo no Ichinichi-hen
Suddenly high school student Subaru Natsuki has been summoned to another world on the way back from the convenience store. With the biggest crisis of his life being summoned to another world and no sign of the one who summoned him, things become worse when he is attacked. But when he is saved by a mysterious silver-haired girl with a fairy cat, Subaru cooperates with the girl to return the favor. When they finally manage to get a clue, Subaru and the girl are attacked and killed by someone. Subaru then awakens in the place he was summoned and notices he gained the ability "Returns by Death." A helpless boy that only has the ability to rewind time by dying. And beyond the despair can he save the girl from the fate of death? (Source: jCafe24)
Tensei Kenja no Isekai Life: Dai-2 no Shokugyou wo Ete, Sekai Saikyou ni Narimashita
Sano Yuuji, a black company employee, is summoned to another world while finishing his work at home. His profession in the other world, a Monster Tamer, is considered a job that makes it difficult to become an adventurer. However, thanks to some slimes he met, which read several magical books, he gained magical powers and the second profession, Sage. Yuuji acquired overwhelming power, but is he conscience of his strength? Blindly becoming unparalleled and strongest in the world! (Source: MU)
Honzuki no Gekokujou: Shisho ni Naru Tame ni wa Shudan wo Erandeiraremasen Dai 1-bu - Hon ga Nai nara Tsukureba Ii!
Motosu Urano, a book-loving college student who just got her Librarian certification and was supposed to enter the job of her dreams after graduation, was killed during a massive earthquake crushing her underneath a pile of her own massive collection of books. Wishing for reincarnation in order to read even more, she got reincarnated to a world with a low literacy level and very few books, limited only to the nobility of the world. As she reincarnated as 5-year-old daughter of a lowly soldier, Maine, no matter how much she wants to read, there is no way there are any books around. If there are no books then what do you do? You make them yourself of course... What her goal is, to become a librarian no matter what, and to live a life surrounded by books. For starters she begins from making them. (Source: MU, edited)