Susamu Nakoshi, a man disillusioned with life, meets Manabu Ito, a young medical student bored with life. To relieve his boredom Ito offers Nakoshi 700,000 yen to undergo a trepanning to see if it will unlock his sixth sense, and Nakoshi eventually agrees. However, much to his dismay and chagrin it actually succeeds, and now Nakoshi must contend with seeing homunculi, the metaphysical and symbolic representations of a person's psychological disorder. He now helps people, usually against his own will and often theirs as well, with resolving their psychological problems.
This begins as the story of Nakoshi Susumu, who spends his time with the homeless in a park in front of a big hotel. He sleeps in his car, and doesn’t count himself among the homeless, who he gives alcohol to, nor among the ones from the “other side”. Then Manabu Ito, a medical student, approaches Nakoshi with a rather strange proposal: 700,000 yen for a medical experiment – he’ll... read more
SPOILER! Great manga my mind has been raped!!! :O The dude was fucked up in the head to begin with. Nanako already was awakened way before she met nakoshi. I think the homunculus he saw were demons/emotions like fear,sadness,despair,regret. Those were the emotions that he could never overcome...."just a little bit of courage" is what we need..sometimes. The art was the best you could get, chracters... read more
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