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FIGHT 40: SWIMSUIT SPECIAL! A TOURNAMENT JUST FOR GIRLS? –
Dorae may have been the one who sent Mitsuru to go meditating, but she just isn’t her usual self without him. Could a nice little swim festival get her groove back?
FIGHT 41: ABSOLUTELY CONFIDENT OF THAT –
How did Mitsuru spend his time in Kamakura? Did he see enough sights? Does he understand how Zazen works? And why is he suddenly in a fighting stance!?
Mitsuru Yaegashi arrives in Tokyo with hopes of being a professional illustrator. But things take a turn when he finds out that the location of the cheap apartment he’s supposed to stay in, Tsumanuda, is famous for its legalized street fights and is for street fighters only. He is about ready to look for other options when he meets a mysterious woman in a maid outfit named Dorae, who introduces him to the world of street fighting.
CHAPTER 52 SURPRISE ATTACK –
Just when Kurosawa thinks an overly fond Ono following him everywhere is the least of his problems, he suddenly gets attacked with his pants down…by who?
CHAPTER 53 SUSPECT –
The foremen try to figure out who could have the nerve to attack their beloved boss – can Kurosawa’s little accident help them figure out who he is?
CHAPTER 54 CASE CLOSED –
Everyone’s sure that Ono has to be Kurosawa’s attacker, but is this case really something they can wrap up this quickly?
Kurosawa is sick and tired of his boring, ordinary life growing old as the less popular site foreman in Anahira Construction. The turning point comes when his 44th birthday comes along, and no one remembers or celebrates with him. Realizing he lived a life without drive or purpose, Kurosawa tries to go past his comfort zone to turn his life around. Will his newfound shenanigans help him or hurt him when he gets caught up in fights with delinquents?
Hirose bumps into Kei on her girl’s day out with Misato. Apparently, he has someone he likes – who could it be?
If Kei only falls for the worst kinds of bad boys, how should she avoid her fate? By not falling in love, of course! After her latest ex-boyfriend breaks her heart by leaving her for his pregnant lover, Kei swears up and down that she’s never going to let herself go through that again. This time, she says, as she starts a purely physical relationship with her boss Sakuma, it’s going to be different – but can she really stop herself from falling in love with him?
CHAPTER 31 Saccharine Hope –
Hikaru buys Mamecchi her favorite cake, but it looks like this is one thing she can’t apologize for that easily. Is this really the end for their friendship?
CHAPTER 32 The Album of Memories –
It’s been a while since Hikaru last spoke to Mamecchi, and it feels like her entire life’s been sapped of color – looking back on their past only makes it feel worse.
Everyone may have their eyes on the charming, prince-like Hikaru, but there’s only one person Hikaru’s got her eyes on – her darling childhood friend Mamecchi! But between Mamecchi’s hot-and-cold personality and Hikaru’s subconscious denials, this sure doesn’t look like a recipe for success…when a certain repeat customer gets into Mamecchi’s good graces, will Hikaru finally muster up the courage to confess to her first love?
CHAPTER 35 RIGHTS –
Chaos erupts around Zero as he tries his best to finish the final calculations. Will this frenzied crowd still remember the promise they made to him?
CHAPTER 36 OUTBURST –
The raging mob will stop at nothing to make sure the next answer comes from their camp – even if it means coming after Zero and those who support him!
Gambling genius Zero saves three teenagers from their group suicide attempt and convinces them to work with him, acting as “Robin Hood” and returning swindled money back to their original owners. But when the swindlers themselves catch their ragtag team, one thing leads into another, and suddenly they’re all being invited to Muryo Zaizen’s big tournament – a gambling free-for-all where the stakes are high, and the mortality rate is higher! With nothing but his quick wit, can Zero get out of the competition alive?
CHAPTER 5 –
How has Amiko been faring in the aftermath of her and the Chairman’s explosive engagement announcement? Could her fake husband possibly be jealous of her childhood friend?
Amiko Inada takes pride in being the hardworking, poker-faced secretary to Sakura Products Trading’s irrepressible Casanova of a Chairman, but little does anyone around her know, even she has fallen prey to her boss, Rei Sakura’s charms! When her supposed lack of interest makes her the best candidate for a sudden marriage of convenience, how long can she keep up her cool façade?
CHAPTER 31 Farewell, Wedding Dress (3) –
As if it wasn’t enough that Yuri dragged Rikka to pick out wedding dresses, now she wants Rikka to try one on, too! Why are they suddenly getting a picture taken…?
CHAPTER 32 Farewell, Wedding Dress (4) –
After seeing Yuri’s and Rikka’s picture, Shiori and Ruiko decide to ask Rikka what she really feels about Yuri…
Just as Rikka thinks the matchmaking event she grudgingly signed up for can’t get any more dreadful, she runs into her colleague-slash-rival Yuri Kisugi. Using Rikka embarrassment as leverage, Yuri compels Rikka into helping her find the perfect candidate to marry. With the advice – rather, the unnecessary commentary – of her two other colleagues Shiori and Ruiko, Rikka goes along with Yuri’s antics with the hopes it will lead her rival away while she climbs up the company ranks. But what happens when Rikka’s nurturing tendencies coincide with Yuri’s secret vulnerabilities?…
CHAPTER 69 PROMISES –
After the races are over, what prizes do the winners get? Is there a chance for Kaiji and the rest of the have-nots to have their own prizes too?
CHAPTER 70 DIGGING THE SPURS –
Sahara goes off at Tonegawa for not keeping his promise. But the other man insists he broke nothing at all – they even prepared their quickest way to the money!
CHAPTER 71 FRESH BLOOD –
Tonegawa tells everyone about the arduous process of earning money. Who will be the first to challenge the steep drop?
CHAPTER 72 DECLARATIONS –
Even after knowing all the tricks behind this bridge, why is Kaiji still going for it? Will anyone else dare to follow his lead?
After getting roped into a former coworker’s debt as his cosigner, Kaiji Ito finds himself stuck with an astronomical amount of debt. The loan shark Endo gives him one last chance – get onboard the gambling boat Espoir and win his freedom back by facing aimless young people in the same situation as him. There’s just one problem – a fate worse than death awaits those who lose on the Espoir.
003 MISS YOU –
Moeka may have gone all the way here to bring Takumi her home-cooked meal, but when he’s surrounded by all these pretty girls, does she even have any reason to be here?
Thanks to some painful experiences in her past, Moeka had always been too terrified to take things to the bedroom. When she confesses this at a mixer, a guy named Takumi proudly says he’s confident he’s good enough to dispel her fears, so he takes her to a hotel, and one thing leads to another…! Ever since then, Takumi’s always called her over to have some fun, but is Moeka really content with just his body? Or does she want to have his heart, as well?
The Sun-Ken Rock Group is diversifying again – this time, they’re bringing Japanese yakiniku to Korea! Will Pickaxe and Do-Heun choose the better cooking, or the better “tableside service”?
Benito might have stumbled upon an epiphany that will change his life forever. So what’s he doing sulking side by side with a rebellious teenage girl?
Journalist Kotani Shinpei flies all the way to South Korea to chase after an important criminal. Meanwhile, Benito gets called back to Rome…
Delinquent Ken goes to Korea to follow the girl he loves and to become a police officer by her side. His dropout status and nationality don’t do him any favors. Still, after protecting a roadside vendor one night, he gets an offer from the opposite side of the law – join this guy’s “geondal,” a Korean mafia group, as its new boss!
CHAPTER 31 I Will Go to the End of the World with You! (1) –
Aya’s beloved Riko is finally in front of her, but she can’t find it in herself to be happy – not when she’s ready to bring Sakura to her knees!
CHAPTER 32 I Will Go to the End of the World with You! (2) –
Aya points her gun at the person she used to love. She might not have the strength to pull the trigger yet, so she might as well as some questions…
All Aya ever wanted was a one-night stand who could take her mind off her lost love, but with Sakura, she may have finally gotten more than a one-night stand – she may have finally found “The One”! But before she rushes into imagining their future together, there’s one uncomfortable question Aya has to face first – could it be possible that her beautiful new love is somehow related to the same organization she’s bound by duty to destroy?
NOT WHAT I EXPECTED –
Egwin tries to make some popcorn…but he probably shouldn’t have used a whole ear of corn…
NO HOBBIES –
Everyone has a hobby of their own – what could Egwin’s be?
OIL BARON LIFE –
What could Egwin’s life be if he was a devastatingly rich oil baron instead?
Forty-something penguin Egwin would just want nothing more but to laze around at home and do nothing, but unfortunately, life always gets in the way! What are he and his animal friends up to again today?
Chapter 3 –
Mei runs into her childhood friend Tetsuta on an amusement park date of his own. It’s only when Hijiri takes her away that she realizes she’s started crying…
Innocent, optimistic Mei Sahara goes home one day to find out that she’s engaged to be married to a man she’s never met as soon as she turns twenty – a few months from now! Good-looking, well-educated company president Hijiri Kamijo looks every bit the perfect prince straight out of a fairytale, but can Mei deal with him as he attempts to take all of her firsts?
CHAPTER 31 “I can’t sleep and I’m always angry…” The painful struggle of a working mother. (7) –
On the day of the Chinese Qingming Festival, Dr. Shirayuri and Asami watch the cherry blossoms together. Knowing what she feels now, what will Asami do?
CHAPTER 32 “I can’t sleep and I’m always angry…” The painful struggle of a working mother. (8) –
How has Asami’s life been like ever since the good doctor turned her way of living around?
Was it fate that led to Miiko meeting Doctor Shirayuri that one rainy day…or was it just her cramps? Pâtissier Miiko works through little pains like the rest of us, but when her ailments begin to affect her work, there’s got to be something she can do about it. Enter beautiful, mysterious herbal medicine doctor Shirayuri, who might be the solution to Miiko’s problems – in more ways than one!
CHAPTER 31 What the Future Holds (1) –
The morning after, Ayumi says she wants her grandmother to know about them. Haruka thinks she shouldn’t, but suddenly, the door opens…
CHAPTER 32 What the Future Holds (2) –
Emi and Tsukiko ask Ayumi and Haruka how their trip to Aomori went. Has anything changed in their relationships so far?
Haruka has always lived in a soundless world. But not in her dreams, where she can hear her own voice – and the voice of the only other person in the dream with her, a beautiful high school student wearing an adorable, unfamiliar school uniform. Haruka knows this is just a dream, but why does a part of her think it’s more than that? Is this girl she finds falling asleep in the park really the literal girl of her dreams?
CHAPTER 5 –
After telling Dr. Maki the words she really didn’t mean to say, Saori is at a loss. How can she fix up a nice mixer party when she still can’t stop thinking about him?
Ambitious Saori Fujiya may be pushing 30 by now, but romance is absolutely the least of her problems – she’s committed to her job, and she’s really good at it! So it’s nothing but an unwelcome distraction when every time she makes her rounds at Touma General Hospital, a certain Doctor Maki keeps attempting to reel her in with his flirty charms…
CHAPTER 95 –
Audrey keeps getting blamed for all the candy’s suspicious disappearance, but the God of Poverty tells her what a pumpkin may have to do with all this…
CHAPTER 96 –
Audrey wants to give Yori an amazing Christmas present as Nekozawa again this year…but she really wants a fancy canopy bed!
CHAPTER 97 –
There’s a strange kid visiting Enoshima and she keeps picking up and inspecting every cat in sight. Can Audrey distract her from scaring the rest of the cats?
Cafe Waikiki is so empty that owner-chef Yori swears he’s been hearing voices. Why isn’t he getting any customers? His cooking can’t be that bad, and it’s not like he’s in the wrong location, so what other reason could there be for this to happen?
CHAPTER 52 THE SUPERSTITIOUS LIGHT-BROWN MISO UDON –
Karasu’s brother Haruaki joins the Crow Temple’s family on their quest for their first soba of the new year.
CHAPTER 53 WELCOMING THE NEW YEAR WITH SOBA FROM THE COUNTRY –
Genet can’t help but wonder why Kasumi’s been eating so much of that thick, fluffy, one-inch-tall bread. Surely she can’t be worrying about anything?
CHAPTER 54 THE GIRLS-ONLY PARTY HAS FLOUR –
Nekoya’s little sister Chinami has something very important to ask Kasumi, but can she honestly give her an answer when Nekoya himself pops up?
CHAPTER 52 –
How has Karasu’s brother been doing since then? Even though he isn’t who he was before, why does Shibata still dote over him…?
Legend says there lives a crow who could speak… but the legend never mentioned how much this crow loves to eat human food?! Karasuma “Karasu” descends to the world of humans and is driven by his longing to eat good food – he even picks up a part-time job to pay for his food cravings. Karasuma, in his human form, visits restaurants, cafes, and eateries all around Kyoto and falls in love over and over with all the different meals and dishes he encounters. Follow Karasuma as he introduces and devours all the fine cuisines that Kyoto has to offer.
CHAPTER 31 ONLY TO YOU (1) –
Shiina is still shaken by Kii’s sudden reappearance – on her doorstep and in her dreams. But what she’s absolutely sure of right now, is that Kamiya must never know.
CHAPTER 32 ONLY TO YOU (2) –
It’s been a year since Shiina and Kamiya met over a stray cat, but Shiina doesn’t seem to be in a celebratory mood right now…
Rina Shiina’s life was suddenly ripped apart and, as a result, she has to repeat a year, making her infamous among her classmates. Always alone, Shiina finds refuge at the emergency stairs where she shares her lunch with an injured kitten. Coincidentally, a stereotypically old-fashioned nerdy looking girl with thick glasses comes to care for the injured stray, only to run away after seeing Shiina there. Inviting her to share the space, Shiina and Glasses Girl -Kurumi Kamiya- become more and more comfortable in each others’ companies. One day, the kitten suddenly disappears. Devastated, neither Kamiya nor her glasses can hold back her tears, and after her transformation in front of Shiina, her kitten is not the only thing she loses.
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