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    adonai is offline Senior Member Community Builder
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    Since this section is apparently supposed to deal with anything without it's own series, I was wondering whether anyone knows any good oneshots that they're read lately.

    Two that I've read so far are Emerald, and Hotel.


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    Emerald may have been a bit predictable, and it moved a bit too fast near the end, but it was still quite enjoyable. Hotel even managed to be pretty funny despite the post-apocalyptic theme (I'm still wondering why "manager" looks like a little black kid in his hallucination/dream).

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    Good ones are Goth and Digimortal, both at omanga.net, if you like Seinen.

    I'm looking for a long time for "Ashen Victor" and "Love Story, killed", but still couldn't find them, even on #lurk. Somebody has them in his collection ?

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    ^ I've read both, though for Goth it's the (incomplete) novel and not the manga, their attitudes are way too unrealistic for it to be too appealing though. As for Digimortal, Tsutomu Nihei does better work when he works on a series in my opinion.

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    You're new here? And you want to be able to spot a retard? Anybody who posts something this stupid can only be retarded:
    Quote Originally Posted by sinshenlong View Post
    welll i dont understand how u listed air gear as not being complex, if u read the manga ull realise the story is one of the best out there, much higher than naruto or bleach level. also tenjou tenge is an excellant read as well.

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    ^ Read that a while ago on anime-source, it's pretty good, better than Raiden 18, not quite as good as FMA.

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    GGp[X]

    You're new here? And you want to be able to spot a retard? Anybody who posts something this stupid can only be retarded:
    Quote Originally Posted by sinshenlong View Post
    welll i dont understand how u listed air gear as not being complex, if u read the manga ull realise the story is one of the best out there, much higher than naruto or bleach level. also tenjou tenge is an excellant read as well.

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    Most of the stories in Adachi's Bōken Shōnen aka Adventure Boys are pretty good. Two in particular have stuck with me over the months, but they're all worth the read.
    Today is always the most enjoyable day. Just ask Yotsuba.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GGpX View Post
    Darn I was going to post that one. They were excellent, except for Platform.

    Nihei's done a few other one shots. some of which are okay.
    http://controlling-authority.net/manga/

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    I found them all to be excellent, including Platform.
    GGp[X]

    You're new here? And you want to be able to spot a retard? Anybody who posts something this stupid can only be retarded:
    Quote Originally Posted by sinshenlong View Post
    welll i dont understand how u listed air gear as not being complex, if u read the manga ull realise the story is one of the best out there, much higher than naruto or bleach level. also tenjou tenge is an excellant read as well.

 

 

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