Ichijou Mashiro seems to have it all - he's popular, good looking and attends a prestigious prep school. But Mashiro has a secret - he's neither male nor female. So far, Mashiro's been able to live his life as a boy, but all this changes when he's informed of a new class he must take in order to graduate. Mashiro is told to find the Key to graduate, and the only way to do so is to enter a nightmarish world with several other anonymous students in a twisted group therapy session. These terrifying after school classes will challenge Mashiro's notions of friend and foe as his body and soul are put at the mercy of the worst kind of enemies: his classmates!
I have read this manga the last week, and I must say, I would have never thought it would end like this - nor the story, nor my feelings towards it. First of all, it was labeled gender-bender. I am not a big fan of the genre. Girls who look cute in boys' outfits? Not for me. Then came the biological twist. Mashiro's upper half is male and the lower is female? That was so ridiculous in my eyes. He's just a... read more
I remember starting this manga a while ago and dropping it because I'm not a fan of the gender bender type of manga. However, I picked this up again recently and realized that I was missing out on a very original and captivating story. Story: This story features a very interesting mix between shoujo themes, such as relationships and falling in love in high school, and psychological horror themes, like... read more