FLCL

Alt titles: Furi Kuri

Vol: 2; Ch: 15
3.707 out of 5 from 899 votes
Rank #3,134
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Naota Nanbada is a boring young boy who leads a boring life in a boring town. His older brother has left for America, and the closest he comes to any excitement is when his deadbeat dad has too much sake. But things change one day when a bizarre girl zooms up to him on a scooter and smacks him in the face with her guitar. What's more, once Naoto returns home he discovers that this strange woman has arrived ahead of him and moved in! Not only does she constantly engage in perverted activities with Naota's father and flirt with the young man himself, but she also claims to be an alien who is searching for the ‘Pirate King.' Now, Naota must learn to live with this new intruder, deal with an odd government agent who sports exceptionally large eyebrows and the mysterious Medical Mechanica, and come to terms with the fact that there are a variety of robots and weapons emerging out of his head - amongst other things. Perhaps boring wasn't so bad after all...

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bollier's avatar by bollier on Nov 29, 2010
Score: 7/10

Let me first say that this manga is probably 3X as confusing as its anime counterpart, and a lot less entertaining overall.  The characters that shone so brightly in the anime are just shells of their former selves, and if you understood the ending of this, you have one up on me.  The artwork is where this series really shines.  It isn't the best by any means, but it is very unique, and provides... read more

angelsreviews's avatar by angelsreviews on Nov 8, 2013
Score: 6/10

Surprisingly, I actually like the anime better then the manga. The manga tries a bit too hard to be serious and in some areas, it does it well but in others it feels like it’s a little forced. The anime made things a lot more fun and comical even if it was pretty random. The manga on the other hand, the idea of these characters being so serious when the world around them is going crazy just feels like... read more

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