|Romance, slice of life
|October 25,2005 –August 25,2015
|Amazon Prime Video
|August 25, 2017 – November 10, 2017
Tokyo Alice (東京アリス,TōkyōArisu) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Toriko Chiya. It was serialized in Kodansha's josei manga magazine Kiss from October 25,2005, to August 25,2015. Its chapters were collected in 15 tankōbon volumes. A live-action drama premiered in Japan from August 25,2017,and ran for 12 episodes;it was later released internationally on Amazon Prime Video in 2019.
Individual chapters of the series are numbered as shopping,such as "Shopping:1". Vol. 1
Volume 4 reached the 18th place on the weekly Oricon manga chartand,as of February 23,2009,has sold 68,715 copies; volume 5 reached the 15th place and,as of November 15,2009,has sold 32,259 copies; volume 6 reached the 19th place and,as of November 21,2010,has sold 69,800 copies; volume 7 reached the 22nd place and,as of July 3,2011,has sold 69,064 copies; volume 8 reached the 15th place and,as of February 19,2012,has sold 48,887 copies; volume 10 reached the 23rd place and,as of January 20,2013,has sold 58,779 copies; volume 11 reached the 33rd place and,as of July 20,2013,has sold 55,090 copies; volume 12 reached the 35th place and,as of January 19,2014,has sold 49,663 copies; volume 13 reached the 33rd place and,as of July 20,2014,has sold 48,126 copies.
It was nominated for Best Shōjo Manga at the 38th Kodansha Manga Awards.
Toriko Chiya is a Japanese manga artist. She is best known for Clover as well as Tokyo Alice.
House of the Sun is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Ta'amo. It was serialized by Kodansha in Dessert magazine. The series has completed with 13 volumes. The first volume was released on September 13, 2010 and the final volume was released on June 24, 2015. It won the 38th Kodansha Manga Award for Best Shōjo in 2014. The story revolves around the life and difficulties of Mao Motomiya and the Nakamuras. The series received a drama CD adaptation bundled with limited edition pressings of the fifth and sixth volumes. The manga has been licensed for an English digital release by Kodansha USA.
Hachimitsu ni Hatsukoi is a Japanese slice of life romance shōjo manga series written and illustrated by Ai Minase and serialized on Shogakukan's Shōjo Comic magazine. 12 volumes were published. It is published in France by Panini.
Age 12 is a Japanese slice of life romance shōjo manga series written and illustrated by Nao Maita. It began serialization in August 2012 in Shogakukan's Ciao manga magazine and ended in October 2019. It was published in twenty volumes. The manga was adapted into an original video animation that was released in April 2014 and it was also adapted into a video game and a TV anime series released in 2016.
Nana & Kaoru is a Japanese erotic romantic comedy manga series written and illustrated by Ryuta Amazume. It was serialized on Hakusensha's seinen manga magazine Young Animal Arashi (2008–2009) and Young Animal (2009–2016), with its chapters collected in eighteen tankōbon volumes. Three other manga series have also been released, as well as an original video animation and two live action films.
Ane no Kekkon is a Japanese slice of life romance josei manga series written and illustrated by Keiko Nishi. It was serialized in Shogakukan's Flowers manga magazine from 2010 to August 2014. It was compiled into 8 volumes published between 2011 and 2014. It's published in French by Panini.
Orange is a Japanese romance manga series written and illustrated by Ichigo Takano, aimed at the shōjo and seinen demographics. It was first serialized in 2012 in Bessatsu Margaret manga magazine and later in Monthly Action. It has been compiled into 7 volumes as of April, 2022. Its chapters are published online in English by Crunchyroll and in print by Seven Seas Entertainment. It is also published in France by Akata, in Poland by Waneko, and in Spain by Ediciones Tomodomo. A live action film adaptation of the same name was released on December 12, 2015. An anime television adaptation started to air in July 2016. A spin-off to the manga began serialization on March 25, 2016, in the Monthly Action magazine published by Futabasha. An anime theatrical film, titled Orange: Future, premiered in Japan on November 18, 2016.
Otoko no Isshō is a slice of life romance josei manga series written and illustrated by Keiko Nishi. It was published by Shogakukan on Flowers magazine and in four volumes compiling the chapters. A live action romantic drama film adaptation was released on February 14, 2015. It's directed by Ryūichi Hiroki and written by Hiroshi Saitō. It stars Nana Eikura and Etsushi Toyokawa.
Kenka Shōbai is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yasuaki Kita. It was published in Kodansha's seinen manga magazine Weekly Young Magazine from 2005 to 2010. Twenty four volumes compiling the chapters were published between 2005 and 2011. Kenka Kagyō (喧嘩稼業), a related series by the same author, is published in the same magazine since December 9, 2013, and thirteen volumes compiling the chapters have been released so far.
Honey So Sweet is a Japanese romance shōjo manga series written and illustrated by Amu Meguro. Published by Shueisha, it was serialized on Bessatsu Margaret magazine and has been compiled into eight volumes. It was originally released as a one-shot called Granulated Sugar. It is published in English by Viz Media. Honey was adapted into a live-action film starring Sho Hirano and Yuna Taira in March 2018.
Joō no Hana is a Japanese historical romance manga series written and illustrated by Kaneyoshi Izumi. The story revolves around Aki, a cheerful princess who is treated coldly by others, despite her royal title. One day, Aki meets Hakusei, a slave boy with golden hair and blue eyes. The two form a bond, overcoming their differences in status; however, danger awaits them.
Liar × Liar is a Japanese slice of life comedy manga series written and illustrated by Renjūrō Kindaichi. It's published by Kodansha, with serialization on Dessert magazine.
ReLIFE is a Japanese manga series in webtoon format written and illustrated by Yayoiso. The individual chapters were released by NHN Japan on the Comico website from October 12, 2013, to March 16, 2018, for a total of 15 compiled tankōbon volumes published by Earth Star Entertainment. An anime television series adaptation animated by TMS Entertainment was announced on February 13, 2015, and premiered on television on July 2, 2016. On June 24, 2016, the series was released in full on the web. A live action film adaptation of the same name was released in 2017. In 2017, the manga won in France's Mangawa Award.
Hori-san to Miyamura-kun is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hiroki Adachi, under the pseudonym Hero. It was self-published as a webcomic on Hero's website, Dokkai Ahen, from February 2007 to December 2011 in a four-panel format. The series received a print publication by Square Enix, who compiled the chapters in ten tankōbon volumes under its imprint Gangan Comics from October 2008 to December 2011. Additional side-story chapters were compiled in fifteen volumes from July 2012 to July 2021 as Hori-san to Miyamura-kun Omake.
Dōse Mō Nigerarenai is a Japanese romance josei manga series written and illustrated by Kazumi Kazui. It is published by Shogakukan, with serialization on the Petit Comic manga magazine from July 8, 2011, to September 10, 2015, and is completed in ten volumes. It is published in French by Soleil. A live-action television drama series adaptation premiered in September 2021.
Chotto Edo Made is a Japanese alternate history romantic comedy shōjo manga series written and illustrated by Masami Tsuda. Published by Hakusensha, it was serialized on LaLa magazine from 2008 to August 2011 and six volumes compiling the chapters were released. The manga is set in a world where the Tokugawa shogunate never ended.
Kōdai-ke no Hitobito is a Japanese romantic comedy josei manga series written and illustrated by Kozueko Morimoto. Published by Shueisha, the chapters of the manga were serialized on You between February 15, 2013, and March 15, 2017, and have been compiled into six tankōbon volume. It was preceded by a one-shot published in the same magazine in December 2012, and followed by two side stories in April 2017 and December 2017. A live-action film adaptation of the same name was released in Japan on June 4, 2016.
Aozora Yell is a Japanese romance shōjo manga series written and illustrated by Kazune Kawahara. Published by Shueisha, it was serialized on Bessatsu Margaret from August 11, 2008 to October 13, 2015 and was compiled into nineteen volumes. It is published in French by Panini Comics. A live action film adaptation of the same name was released in Japan on August 20, 2016.
Drowning Love is a Japanese slice of life romance shōjo manga series written and illustrated by George Asakura and published by Kodansha. The chapters were serialized on Bessatsu Friend from October 13, 2004, to December 13, 2013, and compiled into 17 tankōbon volumes. It was published in French by Delcourt. A live action film adaptation of the same name was released on November 5, 2016. Kodansha USA have licensed the manga and will release it in a digital-only format.
Tokyo Tarareba Girls is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Akiko Higashimura. It was serialized in Kodansha's josei manga magazine Kiss from March 2014 to April 2017 and later collected in nine bound volumes. It is licensed for an English-language release by Kodansha USA. The manga won the Eisner Award for Best U.S. Edition of International Material—Asia in 2019.