In the decade since the world became aware of the existence of magic, the world has undergone massive upheaval. However, a boy named Touta lives in seclusion in a rural town far removed from these changes. His ordinary life is highlighted by his magic-using female teacher and his supportive friends. When his tranquil daily life is disrupted, he embarks on a unique adventure
When the black blade roars, all who stand in its path shall be torn asunder'! What is it that Koinzell, the mysterious young boy who wields the sword with such exceptional skill, desires' The fight against the 'Lances of Betrayal,' who were thought to have been defeated by the Seven Heroes, begins--And at battle's end, only the shocking truth will remain amid the pools of blood
Welcome to the prestigious Saint Leaf School, where, among other things, the boys are so pretty they give the girls a run for their money! Amidst this bed of flowers exists one Hitomi Sakuragawa, a sweet girl with a not-so-little weight problem, who lives in a nearby apartment owned by her doting older brother. Hitomi also happens to have pretty much the best luck on the planet: Her neighbors are some of the hottest guys in school! But will she need to steel her willpower, cut out the cookies, and slim down before they'll even give her the time of day' Or will they be charmed by her kindhearted, genuine personality' It won't be long before Hitomi discovers that the road to a healthy lifestyle is paved with hilarity
But things wouldn't be so bad if Nina's sorcery didn't make Ayu look silly in front of the one boy she secretly adores. All she wants is a simple love potion. What she gets, however, is a new best friend who almost flunked out of witch school
A couple of decades have passed since Ultraman last was seen in Tokyo, and his kaiju nemeses seem to have gone back into outer space. Former Ultraman Shin Hayata has forgotten that he ever wore the metal suit, though as Minister of Defense he still takes a keen interest in protecting Japan. His young son Shinjiro knows that his dad once worked with the SSSP (Science Special Search Party), but not that that explains how he came to have amazing strength and other seemingly supernatural abilities; as a moody teen he just thinks they make him weird. But then one day a dangerous alien comes back to Earth, and everything starts to become clear. Will Shinjiro don the suit and become the new Ultraman
Under Grand Hotel is the inmate's name for a prison in the US. Sen is a Japanese guy who has been imprisoned after killing his lover's husband. Sword Fish is the leader of the prison. Sen needs Sword's protection, but can a love story work in a prison
Collection of short stories about sweet schoolboy-romances, includes
1) Junjou to Furachi
Hiroto is shocked when his best friend Satoshi tells him he likes Nao-senpai. But he accepts his friend's choice, even though he can't tell Satoshi about his past with Nao..
2) The Pretender
Katase is trying hard to pretend he's normal. He avoids Amero and tries to forget his feelings. But Amero is having none of it, and Katase gives in, granting Amero two weeks to see if this is the relationship he wants. Will Katase give into guilt, or will Amero's love win him over
3) The Green that was Reflected in Your Eyes
Popular student Takamiya brushes a caterpillar off mysterious rich student Sonoda's shoulder. Sonoda is so happy, he begins to buy Takamiya many expensive presents; he also never leaves Takamiya's side. Can Takamiya get Sonoda to stop buying him expensive gifts' Does Sonoda really want to give Takamiya more than just an iPod
4) Second Love
Uenaga and Haruno were best friends throughout school, even wearing the same clothes. So why doesn't Haruno remember Uenaga at their school reunion' Is there a deep dark secret that should keep them apart? Do they have another chance for love
5) I want to become your most important one
Tomo always says, "I like Yukihiro." But Yukihiro can't take him seriously because Tomo's always smiling. Yukihiro's own feelings are a confused mess; does he like Tomo, or love him
English publication via Renta
Haruka Tooyama is a twelve-year-old girl with incredible precognitive abilities. But her accuracy in predicting the future has made her a target for any number of greedy corporations that would use her power for their own profit. When she is kidnapped, Haruka uses her gift to seek out someone who can help her escape and fixes upon a blind man making his way through the busy streets of Tokyo. Though it may seem an odd choice, Haruka's powers have not led her wrong. Despite his inability to see, her chosen protector's fighting skills become apparent when he draws a sword from his walking stick and deftly takes out her captors. Knowing she will always be pursued for her gift, Haruka begs the mystery swordsman to keep her safe... "Until Death Do Us Part"
Marlo has a problem. On the night of the full moon, this half-werewolf, half-vampire undergoes a mysterious and terrifying transformation
He turns into a girl
Desperate for a cure, his parents call on Doctor Vincent, a long time family friend. But Marlo wants to keep his condition secret from Vincent's son, the vampire playboy David.
Unfortunately, the secret gets out, and a new problem surfaces: David is interested in Marlo's female form! If a remedy can't be found, their parents believe the next best solution is marriage - a marriage between Marlo and David
What would you do if a tiger skin bikini-clad alien followed you to school every day? Poor Ataru's life has never returned to normal since volatile extraterrestrial princess Lum fell for him. Now an excruciatingly wealthy and genteel rival, Mendo, adds to Ataru's torment. Not to mention an unending stream of extraordinary classroom visitors and educational materials including incompetent cherry blossom spirits, a legendary nightmare-eating tapir, and a fourth-dimensional camera that breeches alternate realities
In 1981, this series received the Shogakukan Manga Award
Jun Mizorogi has been on a hiatus from writing novels for so long and was on his way in making his comeback with a new title, Utsubora. But before he could continue with his next chapter, he receives a phone call from the police asking him to identify a body that jumped off the building. The frail features reminded him of a girl in a party, Aki Fujino. At the same time, he also sees a girl who looks exactly like her.
This is a mystery set to find the truths behind the death of Aki Fujino and the mystery surrounding Mizorogi's Utsubora
1-3) The Rumored Couple
Aoyama and Akabane, the president and vice president of the student council, are such a good match that there're rumors around that they're an item. Though both of them were supposed to be straight, everything gets complicated when Aoyama suddenly kisses Akabane saying it is an "experiment". As the experiment escalates, their hearts begin to flutter and their everyday life is turned upside down. If this goes on the rumour'll prove to be true... but is it really okay if things turn out this way?!
4) A Drug Against Unrequited Love
Every evening after work Sawano comes to shop in the drug store where Takimoto works. When Takimoto teases Sawano about buying energy drinks, hinting that Sawano might be needing energy during the night; Sawano blurts out that his love is unrequited. Who is the one Sawano loves
5) Hanamaru Lunch
Everyday Hideki receives a lunch box from his childhood friend Shuntarou. Shuntarou wants to improve his cooking skills; but Hideki secretly wishes that the lunch boxes would be filled with Shuntarou's love
6) The First Walk
The wealthy but clumsy Narumi is the master of his house since his parents passed away. He has a secret crush on his strict but gentle body guard Sakurai. When Sakurai's birthday is coming up he goes to shop for a present; at the same time the surveillance system set up to protect him breaks down
7) The First Assistance
More about Narumi and Sakurai from The First Walk
1-5) The Rumored Couple
The story of Aoyama and Akabane continued
6) Selfish Recipe
7) The Father's Diary
8) The Secretary's Diary
Kurôzu-cho, a small fogbound town on the coast of Japan, is cursed. According to Shuichi Saito, the withdrawn boyfriend of teenager Kirie Goshima, their town is haunted not by a person or being but by a pattern: uzumaki, the spiral, the hypnotic secret shape of the world. It manifests itself in small ways: seashells, ferns, whirlpools in water, whirlwinds in air. And in large ways: the spiral marks on people's bodies, the insane obsessions of Shuichi's father, the voice from the cochlea in your inner ear. As the madness spreads, the inhabitants of Kurôzu-cho are pulled ever deeper, as if into a whirlpool from which there is no return..