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Fuuma no Kojirou

Fuuma no Kojirou (Manga)

風魔の小次郎 (Synonyms)

Adapted to Anime Adapted to JDrama Adapted to Live Action Adapted to Movie Adapted to OVA / OAV Battle/s High School Ninja/s School Boy/s Student/s

Hotarubi no Mori e

Hotarubi no Mori e (Manga)

Forest of the Fireflies (Synonyms), Hibi, Fukaku (Synonyms), Hotaru no Mori (Synonyms), Hotarubi no Mori e Tokubetsuhen (Synonyms), Hotarubi no Mori he (Synonyms), Into the Forest of Fireflies' Light (Synonyms), Khu rừng đom đóm (Synonyms), Kurukuru Ochi Ha (Synonyms), В лес, где мерцают светлячки (Synonyms), 萤火之森 (Synonyms), 蛍火の杜へ (Synonyms)

Adapted to Movie Childhood Friend/s Collection of Stories Folklore Forbidden Love Loneliness Music Musical Instrument/s Shinto Spirit/s

Jeonseorui Jumeok

Jeonseorui Jumeok (Manhwa)

Fist of Legend (Synonyms), Legend Punch (Synonyms), Legendary Fist (Synonyms), Легендарный кулак (Synonyms), 전설의 주먹 (Synonyms)

Adapted to Movie Full Color Game Show Hidden Past Middle-Aged Protagonist Mixed Martial Arts Tournament/s Web Comic Webtoon

Kimi to Hyaku kai me no Koi

Kimi to Hyaku kai me no Koi (Manga)

Falling Love with You a Hundred Times (Synonyms), Kimi to 100-kai Me no Koi (Synonyms), Влюбляясь в тебя сотни раз (Synonyms), 君と100回目の恋 (Synonyms), 和你的第100次恋爱 (Synonyms)

To change her fate,With him who tried to devote his life "many times"She decided her fate for his future.

Adapted to Live Action Adapted to Movie Childhood Friend/s Friends Become Lovers Friendship Music Music Band/s Musical Instrument/s Time Manipulation University Student/s

Kokuriko-Zaka kara

Kokuriko-Zaka kara (Manga)

From Kukuriko Hill (Synonyms), From Up on Poppy Hill (Synonyms), Kokuriko Saka kara (Synonyms), Kokuriko Zaka Kara (Synonyms), Kokurikozaka kara (Synonyms), La Colline aux coquelicots (French) (Synonyms), コクリコ坂から (Synonyms)

From AnimeNewsNetwork:The story is set in Showa 38 (1963, a year before the Tokyo Olympics) and follows the coming of age of a high school girl named Komatsuzaki. The manga recounts Komatsuzaki's everyday life of "laughter and tears" with a school newspaper member, the student council president, and other schoolmates.

Adapted to Movie

Megumi no Daigo

Megumi no Daigo (Manga)

Firefighter! Daigo of Fire Company M (Synonyms), め組の大吾 (Synonyms), 消防員的故事 (Synonyms)

Accident/s Adapted to Anime Adapted to Live Action Adapted to Movie Award-Winning Work Dream Job Firefighter/s New Job Sketchy Art Style Young Protagonist

Miyamoto kara Kimi e

Miyamoto kara Kimi e (Manga)

From Miyamoto to You (Synonyms), 定本 宮本から君へ (Synonyms), 宮本から君へ (Synonyms)

Miyamoto is a new salaryman. Working hard and head over heels for Misako Tanaka. Even though he's clumsy, with the help of his colleague, Kazuo Jinbo he will never give up.Miyamoto kara Kimi e received the 1993 Shogakukan Manga Award for general manga.

20th Century Adapted to Live Action Adapted to Movie Award-Winning Work Japan Office Worker/s Salaryman

Shina no Kawa

Shina no Kawa (Manga)

Fleuve Shinano (le) (French) (Synonyms), Shinano Gawa (Synonyms), Shinano River (Synonyms), Shinanogawa (Synonyms), Shinanogawa (German) (Synonyms), しなの川 (Synonyms)

Yukie grows up in the countryside in the 1930s as a daughter of a well-off family plagued with dark secrets. Surrounded by people but without any real friends, she tries to come to terms with herself and learn what love is.

20th Century Absent Parent/s Abusive Father Abusive Parent/s Adapted to Live Action Adapted to Movie Family Secret Japan Showa Era Superstition

Storm Riders

Storm Riders (Manhua)

Feng Yun (Synonyms), Fung Wan (Synonyms), Phong Vân (Synonyms), Storm Riders: Invading Sun (Synonyms), Stormriders (Synonyms), Tian Xia (Synonyms), Tin Ha (Synonyms), Tin Xia (Synonyms), Wind and Cloud (Synonyms), 天下 (Synonyms), 風雲 (Synonyms)

Adapted to Movie China Dead Lover/s Dead Parent/s English Company Closed Before Completing Fight/s Martial Artist/s Wuxia

Sukutte Goran

Sukutte Goran (Manga)

Fish For It (Synonyms), すくってごらん (Synonyms), 体验捞金鱼吧 (Synonyms)

Adapted to Live Action Adapted to Movie Competition/s Crush/es Female Demographic with Male Lead Glasses-Wearing Male Lead Goldfish/s Japanese Culture Male Lead Falls in Love First Office Worker/s

"Age"

"Age" (Manga)

Eiji (EGUCHI Hisashi) (Synonyms), 「エイジ」 (Synonyms), エイジ (Synonyms)

Legendary boxer Keijiro Akagi's second son, Eiji, is a high school dropout and the world's worst rock guitarist. Though his father and elder brother are both boxers, he hates the sport but suddenly takes an interest in it when he meets the local champion's little sister.

Adapted to Anime Adapted to Movie Boxing

8 Man

8 Man (Manga)

Eight Man (Synonyms), エイトマン (Synonyms), 8マン (Synonyms)

Adapted to Anime Adapted to Movie Android/s Crime Fighter/s Police Super Hero/es Super Powers

Eastern Palace (Novel)

Eastern Palace (Novel) (Novel)

东宫 (Novel) (Synonyms)

Adapted to Chinese Drama Adapted to Movie Aristocrat/s Arranged Marriage Cross-dressing Female Protagonist Martial Artist/s Thief/ves

Eiga Daisuki Pompo-san

Eiga Daisuki Pompo-san (Manga)

Eiga Daisuki Ponpo-san (Synonyms), Pompo: The Cinéphile (Synonyms), Киноманка Помпо (Synonyms), 映画大好きポンポさん (Synonyms), 最喜歡電影的彭波小姐 (Synonyms)

Actress/es Adapted to Anime Adapted to Movie Appearance Different from Actual Age Award-Nominated Work Cinephile/s Female Demographic with Male Author Film Director/s Movies Producer/s

Eizouken ni wa Te wo Dasu na!

Eizouken ni wa Te wo Dasu na! (Manga)

Don't Mess with the Motion Picture Club! (Synonyms), Don't Mess with the Video Society! (Synonyms), Eizouken ni wa Te o Dasu na! (Synonyms), Hands off the Motion Pictures Club! (Synonyms), Keep your hands off Eizouken! (Synonyms), 別對映像研出手! (Synonyms), 别对映像研出手! (Synonyms), 映像研には手を出すな! (Synonyms)

Asakusa Midori wants to create anime, but she's too awkward to take that first step by herself. By pure chance, she meets Mizusaki Tsubame, an up-and-coming actress secretly dreaming of becoming an animator. Together with Midori's money-loving best friend Kanamori Sayaka, the energetic trio slowly work towards making their ultimate world a reality!Note: Placed 9th at the Annual Manga Taishou Awards (2018).

Adapted to Anime Adapted to JDrama Adapted to Movie Animator/s Atypical Art Style Award-Nominated Work Club/s Female Protagonist Male Demographic with Female Lead

Elite Yankee Saburou

Elite Yankee Saburou (Manga)

Elite Yankee Saburow (Synonyms), エリートヤンキー三郎 (Synonyms), 史上最不幸大佬三郎 (Synonyms)

"Elite Yankee Saburo" is set in Tokumaru Academy, a private high school known for its delinquents. In particular, two former students, the brothers Ichiro and Jiro Okouchi, became legends throughout the prefecture for their fierceness. Naturally, when the third Okouchi brother Saburo entered the school, everyone feared for the worst.However, Saburo happens to be an ordinary high school student. He's typically shy and is a bit of an otaku. But through misunderstandings and bad luck, he begins to develop a reputation as an "elite yankee."

Adapted to JDrama Adapted to Movie Brother/s Delinquent/s High School High School Student/s Siblings Yankee/s

Guuguu Datte Neko de Aru

Guuguu Datte Neko de Aru (Manga)

Cher Gou-Gou...mon petit chat, mon petit ami. (Synonyms), Even Gou-gou Is a Cat (Synonyms), Gou-gou Datte Neko de Aru (Synonyms), Gou-Gou, the Cat (Synonyms), Gu-Gu Datte Neko de Aru (Synonyms), GūGū Datte Neko de Aru (Cher Gou-Gou...mon petit chat, mon petit ami.) (Synonyms), グーグーだって猫である (Synonyms)

After Ooshima's cat named Sava suddenly dies, she finds it difficult to continue creating manga. However, with the help of a new kitten named Gou-Gou who shows up, she’s able to get over the loss of Sava and eventually feels inspired to continue her work. When she gets the horrible news that she’s been diagnosed with cancer, she’s devastated at first, but soon finds some new perspective on life and death.Note: Won the Tezuka Osamu Short story Award in 2008.

Adapted to JDrama Adapted to Live Action Adapted to Movie Award-Winning Work Biography / Autobiography Cancer Cat/s Comic Artist/s Terminal Illness

Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni

Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni (Manga)

En este rincón del mundo (Synonyms), In This Corner of the World (Synonyms), To All the Corners of the World (Synonyms), Ở Một Góc Nhân Gian (Synonyms), この世界の片隅に (Synonyms), 在这个世界的角落 (Synonyms)

This successor of the long selling Heisei classic "Town of Evening Calm, Country of Cherry Blossoms" is a family drama set in Hiroshima's military city Kure during the war. Protagonist Suzu marries and moves from Hiroshima City to Kure, where she encounters uncertainty in her new family, her new city, and her new world. However, she manages to live each day healthily and happily.Note: Was a Jury Recommended Work in the 2008 Japan Media Arts Festival and won the Excellence Prize in 2009.

20th Century Adapted to Anime Adapted to JDrama Adapted to Live Action Adapted to Movie Amputee/s Anti-War Arranged Marriage Atypical Art Style Award-Winning Work

Two Weddings and a Funeral

Two Weddings and a Funeral (Manhwa)

Du Yir Han Chang (Synonyms), 두번의 결혼식과 한번의 장례식 (Synonyms), 두옐한장 (Synonyms)

Gay Min Su and lesbian Hyo Jin marry, each for his/her own purpose, but what will be the outcome for these two and their respective lovers?

Adapted to Live Action Adapted to Movie Full Color LGBT Themes Marriage of Convenience Strong Female Lead Weak Male Lead Web Comic Webtoon

Chi to Hone

Chi to Hone (Manga)

Blood and Bones (Synonyms), 血と骨 (Synonyms)

Set in 1923, the story follows Kim Shunpei, a man from Korea who has come to Osaka with dreams of making it big and there is nothing that can stop him. He is a man that is feared even by gangsters for his ferocious attitude.

Adapted to Movie Ambitious Protagonist Gangster/s Immigrant/s Japan Korea Showa Era