Vol: 20; Ch: 176
4.446 of 5 from 4,299 votes
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Moritaka Mashiro feels as if life is passing him by; with no dreams or motivation, he simply trudges through his day-to-day life. One day, after leaving his notebook behind, he returns to school only to find the smartest guy in class, Takagi, waiting for him. Takagi is happy to return the book, but only on the condition that Mashiro agrees to become a mangaka with him. Though Mashiro initially declines, he soon decides to reconsider when he discovers that the girl he likes, Azuki, dreams of becoming a voice actress. But after promising that she can have the lead role if their manga is ever adapted into an anime, he inadvertently suggests that they get married once they are both successful! Shockingly, she agrees to the proposal and Mashiro and Takagi embark on their quest to become manga artists. With Takagi writing and Mashiro drawing, does the pair have what it takes to succeed and get their manga serialized?

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bakumanisausome's avatar by bakumanisausome on Aug 7, 2010
Score 10/10

this manga is very good it is about 2 japanese boys(takagi, and mashiro) who try to become seirialized as mangakas. and if the ratinges was from 1-10 i would give it a 9999999999999999999999999999....ect.     it is very dramatic at times and it has comedy, romance, drama,ect         it is just a greate mange and i cant wait for the... read more

flyingmongoose's avatar by flyingmongoose on Jul 8, 2014
Score 10/10

Assuming you did not read the synopsis for this series, here’s the deal: High school student has drawing skills and his classmate wants to make manga with him. Sure, it doesn’t sound too thrilling in comparison to the creators’ previous series “Death Note”, but it doesn’t mean it can’t have relatable scenarios. After reading the series (I got the boxset and recommend... read more

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