Sayonara, Zetsubo Sensei: A Satire Comedy That Critiques Your Surrounding in a Random Manner

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Title: Sayonara, Zetsubo Sensei

Alternative title: Goodbye, Mr. Despair

Type: TV Series

Genres: Comedy Psychological Slice of Life Absurdism Satire

Running time: 25 minutes per episode

Episode per Season: 12

Total Number of Seasons: 4

Official website: Zetsubou Website(Japanese)

Original Creator:  Kôji Kumeta

Animation Production: SHAFT

Age Rating: 17+

Rating: 9.35 / 10

“Im in despair!”

“This money-grubbing world has left me in despair!”

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Did You Know?: Manga With Tennis Background

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History has proven that tennis is one of the most well known sports. Even in the world of Manga, tennis background story turns out to be rather interesting. I’m not talking about the story where the protagonist confesses to a girl who happens to play tennis like Crazy Love Game which the story does not circulate with the tennis concept; I’m talking about a Manga where tennis is the main component in the story development.

You might notice that many Tennis-related Manga have a high school environment in most cases. That’s probably related with the fact that most of the stories are shounen and shoujo, with a cheerful traits and full of energy. It might be cause by the targeted reader, for the reader to be able to understand the characteristic of young boys and girls action. For starter, let me gives you a very short and sharp review of 7 Tennis Manga and my top 2 recommendation of the Tennis Manga.

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“Busou Shinki Ep.1” Automated Mini Robot Ready to Serve!

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Title: Busou Shinki

Alternative title: Busou Shinki /武装神姫 (Japanese)

Type: TV Series

Genres: Action Science Fiction Slice of Life

Running time: 25 minutes per episode

Current Episode: 1

Total Number of episodes: 13

Opening Theme: “Install x Dream” by Kana Asumi, Chihara Minori, Kaori Mizuhashi and Megumi Nakajima

Ending Theme: “Taiyō no Sign” (太陽のサイン) by Azusa

Official website: TBS – Busou Shinki Website (Japanese)

Original CreatorKonami Digital Entertainment

Animation Production8-Bit

Age Rating: 15+

Rating: 6,6 / 10

“These armed girls who fight for their sworn Masters”

“Are what we called Busou Shinki”

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Hammer Session!: A Teacher With The Art of Manipulation

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Title: Hammer Session!

Author: Koganemaru Yamato, Yatsu Hiroyuki

Artist: Tanahashi Namoshiro

Year Published: 2006

Serialized in: Weekly Shonen Magazine

Licensed in English: No

Genre: Comedy Action Romance School Life Shounen Slice of Life

Scanlation Latest Release: Chapter 23

Status in Country of Origin: 11 volumes (Complete)

Age Rating: 15+

Rating: 9,0  / 10

“Is he a criminal who killed many civilians?”

“Or a terrorist who injured many people?”


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Denpa Kyoushi: An Otaku Teacher to Save the Day? Yes He Can!

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Title: Denpa Kyoushi

Author: Azuma Takeshi

Year Published: 2011

Serialized in: Shounen Sunday (Shogakukan)

Licensed in English: No

Genre: Comedy  Harem  Romance  School Life  Shounen  Slice of Life

Scanlation Latest Release: Chapter 41

Status in Country of Origin: 3 volumes (on-going)

Age Rating: 13+

Rating: 7.9 / 10

“Don’t think that by abiding the rules, you’ll automatically be useful to society.”

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D-Frag!: A New Sensation of Random High School Manga

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Title: D-Frag!

Author: Haruno Tomoya

Artist: Haruno Tomoya

Category: Manga

Year Published: 2008.

Serialized in: Comic Alive

Licensed in English: No

Genre: Comedy, Romance, School Life, Seinen, Slice Of Life

Scanlation Latest Release: Chapter 41

Status in Country of Origin: 4 volumes (on-going).

Age Rating: 17+

Rating: 6.3 / 10.

“There are two ways this can go down. The first, you be nice and join the club. Or else.”

“I’ll join!! Please let me join the club!”


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