Petey is a female bounty hunter who’s perplexed by a mysterious bounty that was posted: the culprit is a fellow named Blue Cheese, but his bounty is -$100 – essentially there’s a fine for turning him in! Confused as to what this means, Petey chats with the seventeen-year-old bartender and mystery solver Suna to figure out what’s going on. Will she take up the strange bounty and figure out why it exists?
Generally I find one shot manga to be too short to get into - that was not the case with $100 is Too Cheap! It's short, but it also has an interesting and humorous - due to the twist - story that will keep you hooked the whole time. As it's a simple one shot there's not much else to say except read it! read more
Story 8/10There's something to be said for complete consistency. $100 is Too Cheap sticks to its principals on every page, from the opening splash to its final twist. Simple, direct, and ultimately charming, this little one-shot should creep on to anyone's reading list because the price of admission is so low.The entire manga traces the course of one conversation between two adorable protagonists. Consequently... read more