When the most ideal man becomes his private bodyguard, he can't help but being domineering while drooling over him! Wants to get him but dare not to show his true feeling. What can he do?
Daughter of the Moon
Life in Ascana was thrown into an imbalance by the celestial gods many years ago. A small town girl by the name of Mabel has been having strange dreams, someone is calling out to her. An ethereal voice beckons, and she's about to discover how her world is drowning in corruption and chaos.
over the moon
Mateo is a busy college student who prioritizes his studies and working part-time at his parent’s panadería (bakery). On the first day of a new semester, he runs into Tomo, who used to be his neighbor when they were children before Tomo and his family moved away. This chance meeting after ten years has to be a coincidence...right? (BL/LGBTQ+)
The Revolution of the Moon and Sun
Ravi has always been in love with her childhood friend, Selene, but she's sure that she's not loved back. Later, her encounter with Carmen will spice her already spicy life.
The Bright Moon
You are Yue Tian Ren, a person no one can reach. You carry the whole world, protect the people. You are the master I respect the most and the person I engraved deeply in my heart. I tried my best to be with you, but it didn't go as expected in the end. Even if I turn into a ghost, even if this path I go is wrong, I only want to keep you by my side!
You Are My Destiny
Ju Rim, the princess of luck, got cursed for falling in love and waited 500 years for her beloved. However, Hwang Jal Soo, her beloved's reincarnation, doesn't remember her at all. Now Ju Rim must find a way to make him remember her and rekindle their lost love.
Chasing Star Moon
Fangirl Ji Congcong fell off the stairs and time traveled back the the ancient time. She accidentally became a lower-class concubine of the evil king. It’s a chaotic time where full of spirits and fairies and everyone wanted to usurp the throne. The duke, the prince and the fox spirit, three parties were fighting for throne and powers. “That general and the duck look pretty much like my idols!” she said. Let see how the beauty from modern world escaped from this chaotic world with the one she loved.
LAKAN: The Legend of The Moon eater
One hundred years ago the A'suangs invaded the Human realm. The once peaceful lives of mortal people suddenly changed. They became the main and favorite food of the A'suang . In a human farm a woman and her younger brother are the next to be offered to the A'suang. The woman prayed on the deities to help them, after that a young man fell from the sky. A human form Monster appeared and save the siblings. But Suddenly he fell inloved with the woman and kissed her.
Like The Sun Loves The Moon
The God of Spring and Life is an explosive young man. One day while on the fields with his mother he sees a gigantic dog, carrying a mysterious man. The dog soon disappears and he's left wondering what he just saw. It doesn't take him long to take action!
My Moon, Don't Leave Me
Two Childhood Bestfriends who were separated met each other again after 5 years but, something's wrong, Blaire somehow forgot who timothy is due to a car accident, will blaire be able to remember his childhood friend?.
GRANAViA - May the Moon shine, Without the Sun
-A world where the sun is the absolute and nothing rests above it. That was what they all thought it is-. A fantasy setting manga shows the life of how Lumi and her friends goes through various Tarea to become a royal prince/princess.
In a ruined city, Takeru comes across a suicidal young girl named Konoha. She's deathless, and she's being used as a guinea pig by a cruel organization. Seeing no meaning to her life, she fled her captors to seek a way to end it. Takeru has a lot in common with Konoha—he's also deathless. He's made a life for himself, though, locating people by contract. After he rescues her from her pursuers, he convinces her to continue living. Maybe she'll be able to find a purpose, as she and Takeru face the future together. (Source: MangaHelpers)
Mitsuki Amahara is an avid gymnast in his third year of middle school, but it's not until the final middle school competition that he competes for the first time. There, he is taken aback by the stunning performance of Sakura Dogase, a member of a renowned club. What will Mitsuki do in order to get closer to his goal...?! (Source: MANGA Plus)
Sagetsu is the only successor in the family of "Super-angels", beautiful heros of justice. He masks his identity and pretends to be an ordinary high school student, but one day a news photographer, Yousuke Zama takes a picture of him as Super-angel... (Source: MU)
Around the time that Hinaki Mitsura climbed his way to number two host in the club, Tsukayama Satoshi transfers from a branch store. He was Mitsura’s senior in high school, and also the cause of Mitsura’s most devastating memory. Tsukayama proceeds to take over as top host, surpassing Mitsura and the man he has been living with, Miura-san. Miura-san is kind, gentle, and wants to protect and love Mitsura. But Mitsura’s heart is closed, that is until Tsukayama starts to work his way under Mitsura’s skin. His growing attraction to the arrogant one who caused a deep scar under the full moon is a source of confusion and suffering, and he begins to question everything he is - everything he has worked to become. This love story vividly depicts the human drama among hosts, under the blurry moon. (from B-U)
Moon Princess -Red Moon-
In order to search for true love, Princess Mana comes to the Earth from the Moon with his two elder brothers, Kai and Kei. One day as Mana continues to search for his prince, a strange brother and sister appears at the school they attend.
Higanjima: Saigo no 47 Nichikan
This is a continuation of the story of Higanjima, featuring an isolated island surrounded by fish demons and a population of warring vampires and humans. Ryousuke, his girlfriend Kazumi, and his friend Yamaoka are shipwrecked by the fish demons and wash up on the shore of this cursed island. They soon encounter the inhuman cruelty of the vampires first hand, before Ryousuke is able to meet up with the human resistance. Ryousuke wants nothing more than to escape the island, but mainland Japan may not be safe for long. If the humans don't defeat the vampires soon, then the vampires will succeed in their plans to spread the virus to the mainland! (Source: MangaHelpers)
Kazuki's had a 16 year grace-period of peace and relative normalcy; smuggled to Japan and raised by a kindly old woman he's grown up to be a bright and friendly boy. His childhood friendship to the girl next door is just beginning to blossom into romance and the death of his ward leaves him with enough character-building angst to set him up for just about any cliche shoujo adventure Yukari Ito has in mind. Unfortunately, Yukari Ito is TOTALLY insane and has decided to make him a vampiric kitten engaged from birth to a Nightmare. (Source: doki-doki)
The intrepid astronauts from Astro are back, this time dealing with terrorists seeking to halt lunar colonization.
Contains a brief overview of Full Moon ni Sasayaite, an introduction to the characters of @Full Moon, and a short story about David finding his old copy of "Sleeping Beauty."
A collection of sweet love stories. 1. Honey Moon As her father married again, Mio has a stepbrother. Surprisingly, he is Jumpei whom she has been in one-sided love with. The situation complicated her feelings, but they began to live together. Now Mio and Jumpei have to spend three weeks alone. 2. Best Position Shibata has a crush on her classmate, Matsuoka. He asks her to meet with him after school.. and she thinks it's because he's about to confess his love! Actually... he asked her to compete in a comedy act with him. What will happen? 3. Cool Yuriko is a complete nerd. She loves to solve math problems with derivatives, functions, etc. Asami, a reall cool and popular guy, confesses to her, and tries to get her to go out with him. Will she end up having feelings for him? 4. Last Scene Asada is trying to get people together to make a graduation video for her class. She asks the quiet boy Miyamoto to help, and he eventually agrees. The other classmates ask them to take care of the last scene...
A TYPE-MOON's staff member artist Takenashi Eri has created many side stories published in official anthology comics for the most of the group's projects: Shingetsutan Tsukihime, Kagetsu Tooya, Melty Blood, and Fate/stay night—you'll find your favorite characters in various hilarious situations that weren't covered by any of the original products. (Source: MU)
Pretty boy-crazy 5th grader, Myung-Ee, doesn’t really want to waste her time on class president, Yu-Da Lee, who doesn’t meet any of her requirements for eye candy… (Too short! Too young!) But when Yu-Da disappears one day, no one except Myung-Ee seems to remember him. Teased about her “invisible boyfriend,” Myung-Ee transfers high schools five years later in search of greener pastures (read: prettier boys). Only she finds herself face-to-face with some of the most beautiful boys she’s ever seen…and Yu-Da, now a class secretary, who doesn’t remember anything about her! Startled by this new development, Myung-Ee’s positively floored when she learns that she and Yu-Da are “Earth rabbits” being hunted by a clan of shape-shifting foxes, some of whom comprise the very student council that surrounds Yu-Da! Will Myung-Ee be able to save Yu-Da from these foxes in sheep’s clothing? (Source: Yen Press)
Tootsuki Yaya can see things nobody else can. One day, she is attacked by a monster-spider, and a puppy comes to her rescue. But when she unties the strange ribbon around its neck, it turns into the Wolf Kind of the demon world! Finally free after a thousand years, he’s out to get the holy maiden who imprisoned him in a canine body for so long. And guess who is her reincarnation..? (Source: Aerandria Scans)
XXI century: the moon has been destroyed by a huge asteroid. 15 years later, the earth's climate is changed, leading to instability and making life difficult. The ESA (European Space Agency) sends a team of astronauts in a mission impossible: for replace the moon they must transferring Europa, the smallest satellite of Jupiter, into the earth's orbit.
Every night, strange happenings visit the residents of shared pension and cafe "Tsukishiro." One evening, Touya saved Yuzuriha, and there's something about the mysterious beauty that makes him feel nostalgic. (Source: MU)
The story takes place in the 60s, in a city rather mysterious or mixture madness and lust. A detective, Sada (with a "certain" wound) pursues a woman accused of murder. But she happens to escape. In order to stop, Sada decide to put up posters of the woman in the city to find her.
Duan Cheng Feng's aunt is one of the emperor's concubines. In order to keep her high ranking status, she gives the emperor a child, but to her dismay, it's a girl! She tries to convince her family to exchange the female baby for their nephew. In order to avoid it, the young boy's parents fake a serious illness to make her give up her plan. But ambition doesn't stop over such a minor detail... (Source: Shoujo Manga Maniac)
David and Marlo are a newly wed couple looking for a new place to live. However, they aren't your ordinary couple—David is a vampire and Marlo is a man that transforms into a woman during the full moon! They come to the town of Reto, which is home to only supernatural beings like themselves and magicians. Even though they like the town, they soon are caught up in trouble with some of the current residents. Another vampire doesn't appreciate the perceived trespass on his feeding territory and sends his cute little girl magician to deal with the new problem. (Source: shinkeikaku)
Ever since ancient times, there have existed people who prevent the darkness of the night from swelling... They are the sorcerers, the only ones who have the power to oppose the darkness! (Source: Aerandria Scans)
Mana, Kai and Kei are three siblings who get along well, in a country where a queen with mysterious powers inherits the throne. The story begins when the door connecting the Blue Moon and Yellow Moon opens. Mana's journey to become an adult, to the Blue Moon, starts on her 13th birthday.
After Nozomi loses a street fight, he gets sold to the online peep room "Digital Angels." Though repulsed by Coyote, the incredibly beautiful, mysterious man who captured him, as time passes Nozomi begins to grow attracted to him... (Source: DMP)
Fate/Prototype: Tribute Phantasm
This book contains anthology comics, illustrations, settings introductions and interviews.
St. Pineapple Moon
A girl ends up living/working in a lodging house for boys. Surrounded by 5 gorgeous guys, a romance is sure to begin...
Parallel Sailor Moon
The story takes place in an alternate reality from the rest of the Sailor Moon series, so it does not fit to the main storyline or canon. One of the main reasons it does not fit into the main storyline is because it is stated in the main series that Usagi Tsukino will only have one child (Chibiusa). However, the lead character created especially for this story is Usagi's second child, Kousagi Tsukino. The daughters of the other four Guardian Senshi (all in grade 3 with Kousagi) also are in the story, who look exactly like (and are named after) their mothers (though the Japanese spelling of the names are different). (Source: Wikipedia)
Blue Moon Lovers
1. Blue Moon Lovers 2. Kare Fetish 3. Koi-iro Nail: Datte Koishita 4. Kodou ni Kiss shite 5. Ikenai Kareshi 6. Boyish na Kanojo
Moon and Blood
When high schooler Sayaka awoke one morning, she found an unexpected guest at the family kitchen table - Kai, a cool, handsome, aloof, and so-called family friend of Sayaka's father. His temporary stay in her household and attendance to Sayaka's school is more than she's bargained for. But what secrets does Kai hold? What are his true intentions for his sudden appearance into Sayaka's life? Where does he disappear to every night? And what's up with that black cat? (Source: DMP).
Get the Moon
Getto has always tried to get his father's attention, but it seems his father is more interested in his AI robots. When he graduates from high schools his father sends him P-02, an AI, as a congratulation's gift. Not only that, but P-02 was told by the professor that Getto was his "best creation ever". On hearing that he is determined to find out why and to take that title for himself. When the two meet there's some confusion, but they quickly learn that the most important being in their lives might just be each other. Included are other short stories about the two and their adventures with other AI's and Getto's father, the professor. [B-U M]
Full Moon Joker
Yukihara Mutsuki has a strange ability: the ability to understand peoples' feelings. However, usually she acts like a normal girl who is looking for love. One day, Mutsuki meets a boy who sat beside her on a train. Could this be the fateful encounter she was looking for? (Source: Shoujo Crusade)
Melty Blood X
Satsuki Yumizuka, Sion Eltnam Altasia and Leez are outcasts of society, living in the alley, hidden from society. Satsuki and Sion are both vampires and together with Leez, they have been living aimlessly after the events of Tatari. Sion decides to use her alchemy powers to construct decent living quarters for them, but something goes horribly wrong and she ends up making a 100 meter pyramid in the middle of the city. Thinking there might be foul play, the trio investigate the pyramid and get things under control. Based on the Tsukihime and Melty Blood games, you will be introduced to other familiar characters like Kohaku and Akiha. (Source: MangaHelpers)
Hana no Miyako!
Hana no Miyako is a Tsukihime and Melty Blood spin-off about Shiki Toono's cousin, Miyako Arima. Shiki Nanaya is really troubled now. As the weakest member of the Aikido club, she was charged to recruit one more member. Unfortunately, her potential prey, Miyako Arima, is uninterested in joining. A chance encounter put her in the crosshaired sights of various weirdos in the school, just to flavor her life a bit more. What is she supposed to do? (Source: MU)
Traveler of the Moon
When most girls ask their parents for a pet they’ll get either a cat or a dog. In Yuh-ur’s case, she ended up with a bat and that’s not the end of it. Not only did she get a bat for a pet, it turns out that Dori, her pet bat, is actually a vampire! Well, at least he turned out to be cute and funny~! (Source: Infinity Studios)
Pieces of the Moon
An original doujinshi illustrated by Odagiri Hotaru. Contains several short stories: Pieces of the Moon, Period, and Water Garden.
Full Moon wo Sagashite
Twelve-year-old Mitsuki wants to be a singer because of a promise she made with her childhood love, however a form of throat cancer is holding her back. One day she find two strange characters in her room, Takuto and Meroko, who are gods of death. She finds out she only has a certain amount of time to live, and wants nothing more in that time then to become a singer. The two shinigami show sympathy for her, and decide to help her reach her goal by transforming her into a 16-year-old girl. (Source: ANN) Included one-shot: Volume 2: Ginyuu Meika
Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon
Tsukino Usagi is 14-year-old and in her second year of middle school. She's a bit of a crybaby and klutzy. However, she can transform into a warrior of justice, Sailormoon! An eternal classic that should be read by all. (Source: MU)
Devilman Tai Yami no Teiou
After the world ended in the original Devilman, Akira Fudo is in hell, seeking the soul of his beloved Miki while at the same time Doctor Hell is beseeching the underworld for power in order to get his revenge upon the hated Mazinger. Akira sets in motion a chain of events that earn the enmity of Hades himself, who'll stop at nothing to avenge the slights Akira commits against him.
Orange Bubble Gum
Yoo-i is a very special girl—she's like refreshing and fragrant orange bubble gums... A boy appears all of a sudden and becomes a natural part of her life, as natural as breathing air... His name is Joo-in. He says, "Do you know nuna? Nuna is.. my past, my present, and my future... You are like this ladder connecting me to this world..." (Source: Wataame Shoujo)
Based on the doujin fighting game, Melty Blood, created by the doujin group, Watanabe Seisakujou now known as French Bread. The story is one of two side-story sequels that occur approximately a year after the good ending story of Arcueid's from the original Type-Moon game, Tsukihime. One year has passed since the "Serial Vampire Homicide case," that occurred in Tsukihime, was solved. But now the rumors of the serial murder are happening again and so once more Shiki Toono patrols the city to find this phantom killer. While patrolling he meets and fights a mysterious woman by the name of Sion Eltnam Atlasia, member of the church group 'Alchemist of Atlas,' who is in search of curing vampirism. But to do so she needs data from Arcueid, the last True Ancestor, to help her in her research. But this wont be easy as Ciel is also patrolling the city looking for the rumored killer, while Akiha has been acting strangely the past few days and also Arcueid hasn't been seen for awhile, could she be the killer...? (Source: Beast's Lair)
Type-Moon Gakuen: Chibichuki!
A gag manga featuring numerous characters from various Type-Moon works in a school setting.
The Moon in Eden
From Fairyfly: Laura Li, a high school student who grew up in a prosperous family where little warmth and love exist, always manages to carry a bright smile to hide her loneliness. Eric Zhao, a young man who grew up in a problematic family, has spent time in a juvenile prison when he was younger. Since then, he has put up invisible walls around him, forbidding anyone to come near him. When these two encounter in the big city, are they able to use their pure feelings to purify each other’s heart?
Naisho no Half Moon
Yu Enoki has dreams of becoming a famous actress, following the footsteps of her infamous older step brother, Shinichi Serizawa. No one knows about their family connection... She secretly applies to become an actress of a movie, only to realize much later when she gets through the auditions, that she would be playing the love interest of her older step brother, and that they would have to kiss!
Under the Glass Moon
Under the Glass Moon is a supernatural gothic fantasy from Korea. Wizards and witches with a fetishist/androgynous fashion sense ... think (Harry Potter meets Edward Scissorhands) Luka Reinhardt is the 21st century's greatest Dark Wizard and he has an amazing sense of fashion, to boot! He and his bookish sorcerer brother, Luel, live next door to two lovely witches, Madame Batolli and her witch-apprentice daughter, Nell. Relationships ensue... (Source: MU)
Full Moon ni Sasayaite
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 an old problem resurfaces: David has been interested in Marlo for years! If a remedy can't be found, their parents believe the next best solution is marriage—a marriage between Marlo and David! (Source: Broccoli, edited)
Brother Sun Sister Moon
DramaShoujoSlice of Life
Youta is in high school but his voice still hasn't changed yet. He has a twin sister and her characteristic is drastically different from him. She is a new singer in an entertainment world and she's packed with confidence. Youta admires his sister and thinks he never be as good as her. However, one day his twin sister got ill, and had to have a surgery. So Youta is indirectly forced by his twin sister's manager to pretend to be his sister until his sister full recovery. This is a story about how Youta going through his self discovery.
Moon: Subaru Solitude Standing
After the events of Subaru, the ballet dancer Miyamoto Subaru works in a German ballet company. However, after using pneumonia as an excuse to cancel at the last minute on her company's tour of Japan, she is forced to accept the damage she has done to her professional career. As she struggles with her sense of self-worth, she meets Nico, an amazing, handicapped ballet dancer. Nico lost his vision, in addition to his ballet partner and lover, in a tragic accident. Will Subaru be able to reach out to him, and help him to once again dance with a partner? In doing so, will she be able to find her own place in this world?
Moon Walker LTD. Series
1. Moon Walker LTD. ~Albatross no Shuujin~ 2. Moon Walker LTD. ~Garimpeiro to Hikaru Ishi~ 3. Moon Walker LTD. ~Tenkuu no Chiisana Yuusha~
Mashiro-iro Symphony: Twinkle Moon
The story is focusing on Yutsuki Onomiya as heroine.
Harvest Moon: Tree of Tranquility
A small series of promo 4-koma for the game with the same name. They're about random characters from the game that give the readers a better look at their personalities.
I'm at End of Your Sight
DramaRomanceSlice of Life
Je-hyung who is left alone after his mother's death quits school and starts to work. On his way home he meets a girl who doesn't seem to have any place to go and brings her to his house. She disappears next morning, and three years later they meet again.
The Boy From the Moon
An Na Suh lives with her gorgeous brother, Aaron suh (guy up there) who's popular with everyone—regardless of gender. An Na's mother has gone to Africa for a volunteer project and her father has gone missing ever since the day Aaron was brought to the house. Then, one morning, An Na decides to look for her father, and whether it be luck or coincidence, she gets a phone call from the police saying that they've found something related to her father. It turns out that it's a young boy who although looks to be in his teens, acts very child-like. Grasping onto the possibility that the boy could being a clue to finding her father, An Na takes him home. Besides the unknown origins of this boy, the story throws in another puzzle. An Na and Aaron... may not be related! Unfortunately, without the DNA of An Na's father, it is virtually impossible to determine whether or not they are brother and sister. An Na remembers her father asking her if she wanted to go to the moon: "Let's go to the moon, An Na. Then, all the stomachaches and worries will disappear. You just need to close your eyes and count down from ten. Ten, nine, eight, seven..." After doing that a few times, whether it was because I had perhaps lost my mind or because I was on Father's shoulders, when I suddenly looked up at the night sky, the moon really did seem bigger and closer than it had ever been before. Did her father go to the moon? Who is this boy and what does he have to do with An Na's father? Or perhaps this boy's from the moon. The amount of questions pile up all the way to the stars. (Source: Entropy)
Harvest Moon: Island of Happiness
KidsSlice of Life
To commemorate the upcoming release of Bokujou Monogatari: Kimi to Sodatsu Shima (Island of Happiness), the Japanese children's magazine Shogaku San-Nen-Sei has published a 16-page manga story, drawn by the official Harvest Moon character illustrator, Igusa Matsuyama. The first chapter appears in the magazine's January 2007 edition, with a follow up chapter in their February edition. » Mark's Story Mark has crash landed on an island, and helps out the local family that took him in to start their first year of growing crops. » Chelsea's Story Chelsea accidentally hires two robbers, but they do a really good job of helping her out around the farm, and leave to become better people.
Ha-Ru is the daughter of a family that rules a remote island--she is also the heiress to this secluded land, something that Ha-Ru's half sister, Mi-Ru, resents. When Mi-Ru becomes upset and runs away, Ha-Ru follows her--and magically they are ushered into a foreign desert! And in this land, it's survival of the fittest! (Source: Tokyopop)
A Wolf's Attraction
"[From the Movie] Country girl Han-kyung's life undergoes a drastic turmoil after she moves to Korea's pulsating capital Seoul to share more time with her beloved mother. It doesn't take long before trouble comes her way in the form of a flying shoe thrown by the most adored dandy of Han-kyung's district? Ban Hea-won." (Source: Red Madness)
The Way This Boy Lives
Dohun Yu has been living in England ever since his family collapsed. One day, Dohun comes to Korea almost forcefully without proper preparation. Don't ask me why, but I think it's his personality. (He does do things without planning anyway). Dohun loses his bag as he arrives in Seoul (the capital city of Korea) along with all his money. He comes completely money less within a day. A week later, he encounters an ad where it said "Seeking a friend! Paying well...yada yada blah blah, girl only!". Still having his suitcase which was confused with his sister's, he had girl's clothes. Having no other choice, he applies.
They, Too, Love
Jung Euimoon and Eun Myroyung are both members of the second Biology Club, which has been downgraded to the oldest facilities in the school to make room for the new Biology Club. Jung Euimoon uses Bunsen burners to cook his breakfast and routinely camps out at the Biology Club room to get away from his numerous siblings. Eun is a loner and reads tarot cards - which always foretell unhappy auguries - to amuse herself. They each think the other is strange. These two seem to be opposites, but they have more in common than they think. Who knows what the future holds in store for them. (Source: Entropy)
Floral Mirror of the Moon
In the 24th generation of Kings of the Joseon Dynasty, a boatman known as Seo-mok unknowingly helped a mysterious woman and Japanese spies who were disguised as rich Korean men to cross a river. But after crossing the river, they tried to kill Seo-mok... Left with no choice, Seo-mok then took the woman hostage--and soon, secrets began to unfold. (Source: Pinoymanga Scans)
Log Horizon Gaiden: Honey Moon Logs
The events of Log Horizon narrated from the point of view of the Crescent Moon Alliance, especially Henrietta and Marielle.
The Moon That Rises in the Day
A man whose time has stopped, and a woman who flows like a river. A story about strife that comes and goes in the past and in the present. (Source: Naver Webtoon, translated)
Rurouni Kenshin: Voyage to the Moon World
Kenshin's new life brings him to Tokyo, where he joins the Kamiya Kasshin-ryû dojo to learn the art of "swords that give life." The dojo is peaceful but never boring as Kenshin and his fellow apprentice Yahiko train under the demanding auspices of their kind-hearted instructor, Kamiya Kaoru. But all that changes one afternoon when Tae from the Akabeko restaurant arrives with a pot of beef stew and a plea for help. One of the regulars at the restaurant lost his master's precious book, and he'll be kicked out in the street if he can't recover it. The simple case of a missing book soon becomes a dangerous mystery as Kenshin and his friends are tangled in deep secrets and dark plots!