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Isekai Cheat Magician

Isekai Cheat Magician (Anime)

異世界チート魔術師〈マジシャン〉 (Japanese), Isekai Cheat Majutsushi (Synonyms)

Regular high schooler Taichi Nishimura and his childhood friend, Rin Azuma, are on their way to school one ordinary morning. Suddenly, a glowing light envelops them, transporting them to a fantasy world full of magical creatures. Upon their arrival, Taichi and Rin are threatened by a beast.

Genres: Action Adventure Fantasy

Categories: Transported to Another World Beautiful Female Lead Student/s Magic/s Strong Female Lead Strong Male Lead Guild/s Journey Childhood Friend/s Monter/s Elf/ves Dwarf/ves

Tamayomi

Tamayomi (Anime)

球詠 (Japanese)

In her Junior High years, the pitcher Yomi Takeda was not able to get very far in a cross-school baseball tournament. Since the catcher on her team wasn't at her level, she couldn't use her signature move, the "Magic Throw," and eventually regretted not being able to use it. After Junior High, she decided to stop playing baseball and went to Shin Koshigaya High School, a school without a baseball club. There, she found her long lost childhood friend, Tamaki Yamazaki, who used to play catch ball​ with her when they were kids. Tamaki also played baseball during her Junior High years as a catcher, and could even catch Yomi's "Magic Throw!" Their promise with each other during their childhood could now be fulfilled! Walking together on the road of baseball once again...

Genres: Seinen Sports School

Categories: Baseball Twin/s School Club/s Childhood Friend/s Female Dominance

Tsugu Tsugumomo

Tsugu Tsugumomo (Anime)

続・つぐもも (Japanese)

When "ordinary boy" Kazuya Kagami meets the beautiful tsukumogami Kiriha, his life gets turned upside-down. As a "Taboo Child" who draws the supernatural towards him, he receives orders from the God of the Land, Kukuri, to become an exorcist and defeat these evil forces. And so, he and Kiriha do battle. To find out information on these supernatural beings, Kazuya and his friends set up a counselor's club at school. But behind the typical-seeming troubles he hears about, he uncovers a major plot to target Kukuri... In addition to the sadistic-yet-beautiful tsukumogami Kiriha, the situation draws other girls to Kazuya to join the fray!

Genres: Action Comedy Supernatural Seinen School Ecchi

Categories: Childhood Friend/s God/s Monster/s Shrine Maiden/s Spirit/s Master-Servant Relationship Goddess/es

Sinryeong

Sinryeong (Manhwa)

Godly Bells (English), Divine Bells (Synonyms)

Divine Bells - they choose their own masters and they determine the status, prestige, and influence of the countries their masters rule. The presence or lack of these Bells also has great consequence in the lives of each country's royalty. In particular, the personal and political futures of King Hong-Ryeong seem doomed without a Bell, but at equally great peril if he obtains one.

Genres: Drama Fantasy Supernatural Mystery

Categories: Childhood Friend/s Deceptively Weak-Looking Protagonist Guardian Relationship Guardian Spirit King/s Kingdom/s Politics Royalty

Chihayafuru 3

Chihayafuru 3 (Anime)

ちはやふる 3 (Japanese), Chihayafull 3 (Synonyms)

Winning the high school team tournament was a great accomplishment for the Mizusawa members. Each of them has made great strides in improving themselves, and the victory symbolizes how far they've come. But after accomplishing one goal, their individual aims are within reach.

Genres: Drama Slice of Life Sports Josei School Game

Categories: Game/s Romantic Subplot Card/s Ambitious Goal Clumsy Protagonist Childhood Friend/s Competition/s Beautiful Female Lead Handsome Male Lead

Hitoribocchi no Marumaru Seikatsu

Hitoribocchi no Marumaru Seikatsu (Anime)

ひとりぼっちの○○生活 (Japanese), Hitoribocchi no ○○ Seikatsu (Synonyms), Hitori Bocchi's ○○ Lifestyle (Synonyms)

Many of us know what it is like to transition to a new school with few to no friends in a new environment, going through the arduous process of getting to know people again. Bocchi Hitori knows this struggle all too well, having just graduated from elementary school and thrown into middle school. Unfortunately, she suffers from extreme social anxiety:

Genres: Comedy Slice of Life Shounen School

Categories: Episodic Misunderstanding/s Multiple Protagonist Shy Female Lead Social Anxiety Student/s Childhood Friend/s All Girls School Awkward Female Lead Cute Female Lead

5-toubun no Hanayome

5-toubun no Hanayome (Anime)

The Quintessential Quintuplets (English), 五等分の花嫁 (Japanese), Gotoubun no Hanayome (Synonyms), The Five Wedded Brides (Synonyms)

Fuutarou Uesugi is an ace high school student, but leads an otherwise tough life. His standoffish personality and reclusive nature have left him friendless, and his father is debt-ridden, forcing his family to scrape by. One day during his lunch break, Uesugi argues with a female transfer student who has claimed "his seat," leading both of them to dislike each other.

Genres: Comedy Shounen Romance School Harem

Categories: Beautiful Female Lead Determined Protagonist Student/s Poor Male Lead Quintuplet/s Sister/s Smart Male Lead Tutor/s Hard-Working Protagonist Dumb Female Lead Childhood Friend/s

Ore wo Suki nano wa Omae dake ka yo

Ore wo Suki nano wa Omae dake ka yo (Anime)

ORESUKI Are you the only one who loves me? (English), 俺を好きなのはお前だけかよ (Japanese)

Amatsuyu "Jouro" Kisaragi is a completely average second-year high school student who has two dates over one weekend⁠—with the student council president Sakura "Cosmos" Akino on Saturday, then with his childhood friend Aoi "Himawari" Hinata on Sunday. Sadly for Jouro, both girls proclaim their love for his best friend Taiyou "Sun-chan" Ooga, the ace of the baseball team. Accepting each of their requests for advice and guidance, he is now responsible for helping the two girls win the heart of the same guy.

Genres: Comedy Romance School

Categories: Childhood Friend/s Glasses-Wearing Female Lead Love Confession/s Student/s Misunderstanding/s Two-Faced First Love Perverted Male Lead Multiple Love Interest Baseball Love Triangle First Love Perverted Male Lead Multiple Love Interest Baseball Love Triangle

Chihayafuru 2

Chihayafuru 2 (Anime)

ちはやふる 2 (Japanese), Chihayafull 2 (Synonyms)

Chihaya Ayase is obsessed with developing her school's competitive karuta club, nursing daunting ambitions like winning the national team championship at the Omi Jingu and becoming the Queen, the best female karuta player in Japan—and in extension, the world. As their second year of high school rolls around, Chihaya and her fellow teammates must recruit new members, train their minds and bodies alike, and battle the formidable opponents that stand in their way to the championship title. Meanwhile, Chihaya's childhood friend, Arata Wataya, the prodigy who introduced her to karuta, rediscovers his lost love for the old card game.

Genres: Drama Slice of Life Sports Josei School Game

Categories: Game/s Beautiful Female Lead Childhood Friend/s Competion/s Romantic Subplot Card/s Ambitious Goal Clumsy Protagonist Handsome Male Lead

Given

Given (Anime)

ギヴン (Japanese)

Tightly clutching his Gibson guitar, Mafuyu Satou steps out of his dark apartment to begin another day of his high school life. While taking a nap in a quiet spot on the gymnasium staircase, he has a chance encounter with fellow student Ritsuka Uenoyama, who berates him for letting his guitar's strings rust and break. Noticing Uenoyama's knowledge of the instrument, Satou pleads for him to fix it and to teach him how to play.

Genres: Drama Slice of Life Romance Music Shounen Ai

Categories: Band Practice Bisexual Character/s LGBTQ Tragedy School Club/s Music Band/s Singing Student/s Guitar Musician/s Musical Instrument/s Suicide/s Childhood Friend/s

Danshi Koukousei no Nichijou

Danshi Koukousei no Nichijou (Anime)

Daily Lives of High School Boys (English), 男子高校生の日常 (Japanese)

Roaming the halls of the all-boys Sanada North High School are three close comrades: the eccentric ringleader with a hyperactive imagination Hidenori, the passionate Yoshitake, and the rational and prudent Tadakuni. Their lives are filled with giant robots, true love, and intense drama.

Genres: Comedy Slice of Life School

Categories: All Boys School Student Council Romantic Subplot Childhood Friend/s Otaku Student/s

Chihayafuru

Chihayafuru (Anime)

Chihayafuru (English), ちはやふる (Japanese), Chihayafull (Synonyms)

Chihaya Ayase, a strong-willed and tomboyish girl, grows up under the shadow of her older sister. With no dreams of her own, she is contented with her share in life till she meets Arata Wataya. The quiet transfer student in her elementary class introduces her to competitive karuta, a physically and mentally demanding card game inspired by the classic Japanese anthology of Hundred Poets.

Genres: Drama Slice of Life Sports Josei School Game

Categories: Game/s Beautiful Female Lead Childhood Friend/s Competition/s Transfer Student Romantic Subplot Card/s Ambitious Goal Clumsy Protagonist Handsome Male Lead

Araburu Kisetsu no Otome-domo yo.

Araburu Kisetsu no Otome-domo yo. (Anime)

O Maidens in Your Savage Season (English), 荒ぶる季節の乙女どもよ。 (Japanese), Maidens of the Savage Season (Synonyms)

When they were little kids laughing and playing together, Izumi Norimoto and Kazusa Onodera were like siblings. But as their bodies matured into middle school, Kazusa began seeing him as something different; unfortunately for her, so did the other girls.

Genres: Comedy Drama Shounen Romance School

Categories: Love Triangle Childhood Friend/s Student/s Young Female Lead School Club/s Young Female Lead School Club/s Bullying Puberty

Joshikausei

Joshikausei (Anime)

Joshi Kausei (English), 女子かう生 (Japanese), Jyoshi Kausei (Synonyms)

Momoko Futo is an average high-school girl going about her everyday life. Though laid-back and cheerful, her life is anything but mundane as her eccentricity and clumsiness never fail to spice up her days. Her two best friends are always with her:

Genres: Comedy Slice of Life School

Categories: Airhead/s Eccentric Female Lead Student/s Young Female Lead Textless Childhood Friend/s Glasses-Wearing Female Lead Clumsy Protagonist Cute Female Lead Partial Nudity

Love Live! School Idol Project

Love Live! School Idol Project (Anime)

Love Live! School Idol Project (English), ラブライブ! School idol project (Japanese)

Otonokizaka High School is in a crisis! With the number of enrolling students dropping lower and lower every year, the school is set to shut down after its current first years graduate. However, second year Honoka Kousaka refuses to let it go without a fight. Searching for a solution, she comes across popular school idol group A-RISE and sets out to create a school idol group of her own.

Genres: Slice of Life School Music

Categories: Music Student/s Idol/s Childhood Friend/s Young Female Lead Teamwork

Maki-chan wa Kare to Sex Shitai

Maki-chan wa Kare to Sex Shitai (Manga)

まきちゃんは彼とセックスしたい (Japanese)

I have this older childhood friend, Shuu-chan that I always follow around. One day, I was touched by one of Shuu-chan's friends, and Shuu-chan, who was angry, overwrites everything by sucking my dick. I would say it was magic, but after seeing me sulk, Shuu-chan and I finally become lovers.

Genres: Drama Yaoi

Categories: Attempted Suicide Childhood Friend/s Drug/s Attempted Suicide Childhood Friend/s Drug/s Gang Rape Rape Victim/s School Boy/s Trauma Violence

Umarekawattemo Mata, Watashi to Kekkon shitekuremasu ka

Umarekawattemo Mata, Watashi to Kekkon shitekuremasu ka (Manga)

Will you marry me again if you are reborn? (English), 生まれ変わってもまた、私と結婚してくれますか (Japanese)

Toranosuke Ibuki and his wife Kaoru née Okouchi have been devotedly in love for what has seemed like their entire lives. Now, twenty years later, Toranosuke is bedridden in a hospital, but still, their love perseveres. Together, the infatuated couple reminisce about days gone by—when he proposed, when they first met, their relationships with those around them, and their blissful married life.

Genres: Romance

Categories: Childhood Friend/s Childhood Love Dead Family Member/s Dead Sibling/s First Love Hospital Married Couple Master-Servant Relationship Strong Female Lead

Inakunare, Gunjou: Fragile Light of Pistol Star

Inakunare, Gunjou: Fragile Light of Pistol Star (Manga)

いなくなれ、群青 Fragile Light of Pistol Star (Japanese), Begone (Synonyms), Ultramarine (Synonyms)

16-year-old Nanakusa is spending his mundane life on "Stairway Island" where he found himself "discarded" along with around 2000 other people, all missing the memories of the time just before they arrived there. The name of the island originates from the long stairway running through the island and extending up to the summit of the mountain where the witch who rules the island is said to live. The only way to leave the island is by finding what was lost.

Genres: Mystery Romance School

Categories: Calm Male Lead Childhood Friend/s Mysterious Elements Stubborn Female Lead Witch/es Searching for Something Calm Protagonist Atypical Premise

Doushiyoumonai Renjou

Doushiyoumonai Renjou (Manga)

My Helpless Lovesick (English), どうしようもない恋情 (Japanese)

Outgoing Tsurugi and the shy Kiyou are the best of friends. As Kiyou’s attraction to his friend grows stronger, so does the pressure to be “normal”. Unable to come to terms with these feelings, Kiyou and his friends relationship arrives at a breaking point. Tsurugi disappears and Kiyou resumes his life as a “normal” … That is until one day with high school graduation just around the corner, Kiyou is shocked to find that his childhood friend has waltzed back into his life as if nothing ever happened…?

Genres: Drama Romance Yaoi

Categories: Bondage Destructive Love Dishonest Protagonist Dubious Consent First Love Student/s Childhood Friend/s

Sarashina Subaru-kun no Meirei wa Zettai!!

Sarashina Subaru-kun no Meirei wa Zettai!! (Manga)

What Subaru Sarashina Says Goes! (English), 更科昴くんの命令は絶対!! (Japanese), Subaru Kun's Absolute Order (Synonyms), The Overbearing Prince's Absolute Command (Synonyms)

"You're mine." She finds herself perched on his lap, on the receiving end of a steamy kiss. On top of that, he's carrying her bridal-style to a bed...! Hatoko's getting sick and tired of being pushed around by her childhood friend and professional model, Subaru (a.k.a. The Sadistic Prince). One day Subaru drags her along to... a photo studio!? Filling in for a model, she is forced to play the role of Subaru's girlfriend. Amid the confusion, Subaru tells her he loves her as his face gets closer to hers... How is she supposed to react when he's looking at her like that!? Her heart's hammering in her chest...!!

Genres: Drama Romance Shoujo

Categories: Student/s Model Neighbor/s Bickering Love Childhood Friend/s