Posted in Manga Artists/Novel Illustrators, Shinohara Chie (篠原千絵)

[Manga] Sora wa Akai Kawa no Hotori (天は赤い河のほとり)

Sora wa Akai Kawa no Hotori

It is already the 20th century. Yuuri is enjoying her date with her boyfriend. As she steps on wet soil, something grabs her and take her to the time of the Hittite Empire. Later, she learns that she is transported there to be a living sacrifice by the Queen. Fortunately for her, Prince Kail saves her and take her as his concubine. Caught between political intrigues and wars, how could Yuuri go back to modern Japan? Also, what will happen to her relationship with Prince Kail when the two of them are slowly developing strong feelings for each other?

From the present Anatolia (Turkey), let us go back to the ancient time as the story’s heroine, Yuri is transported from 20th century Japan to Anatolia. We are introduced to the era where the rulers in the Middle East are the Hittites. There is also Egypt ruled (at the start of the story) by Tutankhamen. Chie Shinohara did a good job in making a connection of history and fiction.

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Posted in Manga Artists/Novel Illustrators, Watase Yuu (渡瀬悠宇)

[Manga] Zettai Kareshi (絶対彼氏)

zettai kareshi

This 32-chapter manga is written by Yuu Watase, the same creator of Fushigi Yuugi. The story is about a high-school girl named Riiko Izawa who got dumped by the guy she confessed to. Then, she purchased a robotic guy online. It was delivered the very next day and he insisted that he is Riiko’s ideal boyfriend. After learning about Riiko’s “boyfriend”, her childhood friend is starting to show affections on her. Thus, a light-hearted love story has begun.

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Posted in Manga Artists/Novel Illustrators, Tanemura Arina (種村有菜)

[Manga] Shinshi Doumei Cross (紳士同盟クロス)

 

shinshi doumei

In Imperial Academy, students are classified into ranks. The ranks range from Gold, Silver, and Copper. Haine Otomiya, the heroine of the story, ranks as Copper in the Academy. She is in love with the Koutei (Emperor) Shizumasa Tougu, the only Gold ranked student and heir of the Tougu family.

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