First Love Complex
Yoo-chan is a young man who can't get over his boyfriend from high school, who was his first love. Ever since Yoo-chan dated people that resembled his ex, but every time the relationship failed. When Yoo-chan spends a night with Namhyun, whom he thought opposite of his ex, he gets a surprise!
Rin is tomboyish 14-year-old who lives with her grandpa in a small village out in the countryside. After her grandpa's death, Rin is obligated to leave her village to live with her mother in Tokyo. When she arrives, she discovers an amazing secret: her mother is not an office lady, but a famous model called Myu Suzuki! After one night of reunion, Rin's mother left the next morning following some guy to some foreign country without any notice other than a letter. Without any money to survive on (her mom did not know grandpa died), and the contract between Myu's and the model company, what is Rin is to do?
Comedy Shoujo Slice of Life
Meet the Sakamotos...a typical, upper middle class family of six with one peculiar quality-namely, they're all uncannily good-looking! That is, except for one member of the clan-14-year-old Akira. At that awkward stage where teenagers feel out-of-place in general, Akira believes he's average in the looks department, which simply doesn't measure up. How can he be around his family when he feels like he's being judged against them all the time? Will Akira's complex about being "different" cause him to turn away from the people who love him most? (Source: Digital Manga Publishing)
Drama Romance Shoujo
Yoriko's crush, her neighbor Yuuki, likes huge breasts!? In order to catch his eye, she decides to stuff her chest with... bread!? Will it end safely? (Source: Shoujo Crusade)
Drama School Gender Bender
This is the second entry in a series of yandere trap one-shots Ayune Araragi is doing for Mahalo. These one-shots don't share any common characters, they are only related by theme.
Action Mecha Sci-Fi
On the first day back after summer break, high-school student Aoba is attacked by a giant robot that appears out of the sky. As he's pursued through the city, his classmate Hina appears in a robot of her own. She rescues him, and tells him cryptically that "Dio is waiting for you," before she disappears. This begins Aoba's new life as the pilot of the Free Treaty Alliance against the Great Zogilia Republic. (Source: ANN)
Drama Romance Seinen
[Original note: A collection of short stories by the author of Mon Seul. Some of the stories may be disturbing so viewer discretion is advised.] A collection of short, bittersweet love stories, including several incestuous ones. 1). Until the Ice Melts and Turns to Blood. The Karaoke staff call her "the lonely girl." She rents a room all night and won't go home. Why? And what can Nogami say to help her? 2). Suicide Note. Two charming girls, Michi and Rina, decide to end their lives this day. As the day ends we slowly discover why: both the horror--and the hope. 3). White. It happened once, years ago... Now it's all Minako can think about. She yearns to do it again. But how does her brother feel...? 4). Yellow. She just wants her brother to look at her--really look at her as a girl, not just a sister. 5). Blue. They were finally reunited after their parents divorced. She can't resist her feelings for him anymore. But will she lose everything for one night of bliss? 6). Prohibition. A walk together. A stolen kiss. Tears. 7). Moon River. A young man studies and studies while being afraid of his own problems of failing. Until he meets a girl with a specific problem of her own by the river... 8). Bitter Cakes. Miho meets with her friend Natsuki, who is blind. Natsuki trusts her other senses--and herself. But Miho trusts no one--yet perhaps trusts her eyes a little too much... 9). Love Horizon. A girl sees her high school crush by chance, but something is very different about him. 10). The Day It Rained. A short political piece regarding a young man, and a doll. 11). No Count. A young girl finds out that her first kiss was with her oniichan. (Source: MangaUpdates)
Drama Romance Shounen
One-shot friendship and romance stories about anthropomorphic animals living in a world like our own.
Included one-shots: Iki mo Dekinai, Konna Hi wa Kimi ni Furetai, Sekai Gijinka Keikaku
Action Comedy Mystery
A story about three men code-named Ace, King, and Jack, who work together at the Triple Detective Agency, and the man who wants to break them apart by taking Jack to New York. An original manga by Nekota Yonezou based on the movie by the same name. (Source: Psycho Pandas)
Fukami Rei is making the switch from modeling to acting, and getting a part in a drama with his idol Agawa Ryuuji is a dream come true. But admiration for Ryuuji's acting isn't the only reason Rei wants to get closer to the older man... (Source: M-U)
Comedy Drama Romance
Risa and Otani are in a similar predicament. Neither is dating anyone, they are both continually being laughed at as a comedy duo (courtesy of their loving sensei), and they both have height problems! Risa is taller than the average girl, and Otani is shorter than the average guy! Determined to be in a relationship, they both decide to cheer each other on in the war of love. However, along the way, Risa begins to develop feelings for Otani... Are these feelings mutual? Can love win, no matter what the height? (Source: MU) Included one-shots: Volume 12: Hoshi ni Nattemo Aishiteru Volume 16: Bokura no Ibasho
Comedy Romance Gender Bender
Kuji Akira and Ninomiya Makoto have been neighbors and friends from childhood. Akira-kun is handsome and Makoto-chan is pretty but Akira's a girl and Makoto's a boy... Their feelings for each other are growing more complex just as they are finding themselves the focus of romantic interest of their friends and acquaintances. (Source: Batoto)
Drama Slice of Life Seinen
26-year-old Nagisa Kataura has a secret. By all appearances, she's an average temp-worker, but beneath her business-casual exterior she's a devoted cosplayer. Transforming into her favorite anime and manga characters is her passion in life, and her hard work and creativity has earned Nagisa respect amongst her cosplay cohorts. But to the rest of society, her hobby is a silly fantasy, so she has to keep her two worlds separate. However, as demands from both sides of her life begin to increase, she may one day have to make a tough choice—what's more important to her, cosplay or being "normal" (Source: Kodansha)
Comedy Slice of Life Seinen
Kouta is an ordinary high school student. He has a very feminine brother who is more like a sister. He dresses as a girl so even Kouta's friends mistake her as a girl. Kouta seems to care for his brother very much. How is their relationship going to change?
Comedy Romance Sci-Fi
We met at an orphanage and grew up together. Hiro has always been following my footsteps – going to the same school, the same company, the same overseas team... He’s really like a loyal dog, always following my pace, listening and obeying everything I say or do, and helping me solve some issues. Actually, he's gifted, smart, and even more capable than me. Feeling inferior, I harshly told him, “Don’t follow me around anymore!”… The exclusive love and dedication between the Loyal Dog and the Science Student begins! (Source: Girls' Generation Scanlations)
Comedy Romance School
The original romantic comedy followed two close, but bickering, high school friends with height complexes: a tall girl named Risa Koizumi and a short boy named Atsushi Ohtani. The advertising blurb for Love★Com D promises that "the family of Love★Com will return," but hints that Risa and Atsushi will not be main leads this time. (Source: ANN) Included one-shot: Honey Going
Drama Romance School
Jun, Natsuki, Satsuki and Kon are family. Their parents had to left them alone, trying to solve problems in their own way. What happens when they find out, one of them is not a sibling?
Blue Sky Complex
School Shounen Ai Yaoi
Motochika Narasaki comes from a large, noisy family, and his two little brothers make it nearly impossible for him to have any alone time. When his need for peace and quiet coincides with his teacher arm-twisting him into minding the school library in the evenings, he hesitantly accepts. What he does not expect, though, is running into the infamous delinquent, Natsuki Terashima, who has been roped into taking care of the library as well. Initially Narasaki is convinced that he could never get along with someone like Terashima; however, as he spends evening after calm evening reading with the other boy, Narasaki is forced to change his opinion, and the odd pair gradually become closer. But this arrangement will only last till the summer vacation, and Narasaki must soon figure out what this time, and the person he spends it with, mean to him. [Written by MAL Rewrite]
Koukaku Kidoutai: Stand Alone Complex
Action Mecha Sci-Fi
Stand Alone Complex takes place in the year 2030, in the fictional Japanese city of New Port. The story follows the members of Public Security Section 9, a special-operations task-force made up of former military officers and police detectives. The manga presents individual cases that Section 9 investigates, along with an ongoing, more serious investigation into the serial killer and hacker known only as “The Laughing Man.” (Source: Kodansha)
Koukaku Kidoutai: Stand Alone Complex
Action Mecha Sci-Fi
In the not-too-distant future of 2032, the frontier dividing humans and machines has been crossed. Crimes comitted by flesh-and-metal cyborgs are investigated by Section 9, an elite counter-terrorist squad run by Chief Aramaki and his cyborg assistant, Major Motoko Kusanagi. Section 9 has faced countless adversaries in the real world and in cyberspace, but none like 'The Awakened.' It is believed that this lethal group of terrorists can take over the minds and bodies of almost anyone. Used as tools to commit crimes against the state, the victims are unaware of who or what is controlling them. When Major Kusanagi captures one of the victims, she hacks into his cyberbrain to learn the ringleader's identity-what she discovers leads her on a journey deep into the heart of cyberspace, a journey that shakes her to the core. (Source: Dark Horse Comics)
Koukaku Kidoutai: Stand Alone Complex - The Laughing Man
Action Drama Mecha
Led by Daisuke Aramaki and Motoko Kusanagi, Section 9 deals with such crimes over the entire social spectrum, usually with success. However, when faced with a new A-level hacker nicknamed "The Laughing Man," the team is thrown into a dangerous cat and mouse game, following the hacker's trail as it leaves its mark on Japan.