Stories the director himself said they didn't dare put in the animeQ: What happens when you try to act like an anime character in real life? A: EXCEL SAGA. Two groups of neighbors in an apartment building lead secret lives. One thinks they're trying to take over the city of Fukuoka. The other thinks they're trying to defend it. Only their bosses, would-be conqueror Lord Il Palazzo and obsessed bureaucrat Dr. Kabapu, know the truth behind this increasingly dangerous private game... Too bad neither will let their underlings in on it There's always an election coming up, and the city of Fukuoka won't be spared either. But what petty party stooge is this so-called candidate for mayor who dares presume to take control of a town Lord Il Palazzo has already stamped Property of ACROSS? Excel and Hyatt go undercover by volunteering for the campaign, and discover that democracy Japanese-style will have you begging for hanging chads. Vol. 03 of Excel Saga stays strong on the issues like health care reform, which must be why the girls have dressed up like nurses and snuck into the local hospital--where awaits everyone's favorite butcher, I mean, lecher: I mean, Doctor Iwata, M.D. Then: Not a dream Not an imaginary story One night, when the whole apartment's asleep, enter a place where even Freud would fear to tread: the REM state of our characters Refreshed, Excel Saga's neighbors get up and go to work as their secret alter egos: yes, in this issue the good guys and bad girls (DISCLAIMER Designations Good and Bad subject to the requirements of public policy) make dim first contact in the city sewers. Will it end senselessly in a waste of human life, or just in human waste?
A Japanese martial arts father-and-son team are forever altered by a visit to the cursed Chinese training grounds Jusenkyo. Whenever Ranma is splashed with cold water, he becomes a red-haired female version of himself. His father turns into a giant panda with each splash. Hot water reverses the effect, but only until they touch cold water again.
In this seventh volume of Takahashi's entertaining series, Ranma, Akane, and their friends discover that the prize for the best performance in the school production of Romeo and Juliet is a trip to China. Akane lands the role of Juliet. While Ranma longs to kiss sweet Juliet, he must first contend with a batch of poisoned cookies whipped up by the twisted Kodachi Kuno.
Hideki is thrilled to have a persocom of his own, the enigmatic Chi. His friends tell him that Chi is a supercomputer. The more time Hideki spends with Chi, the more it feels like an actual relationship. But as Chi's feelings for Hideki intensify, she begins to unlock the secrets of her past, secrets that are better left forgotten.
Naru and Keitaro take their first steps in the high-tension game of love, when a power outage puts Hinata House in the dark. As old memories come to light, Naru realizes that she may be the girl from Keitaro's past after all. However, Keitaro must choose between his blossoming relationship with Naru, and his desire study abroad with Seta.
Follows the adventures of high school student Kagome and the feral half-demon dog-boy Inu-Yasha as they join forces to reclaim the "Jewel of Four Souls" to prevent evil mortals and demons from using its terrifying powers.
Keitaro has finally passed the Todai entrance exam but all is not happily ever after. He finally confesses his love to Naru but her reaction is not what he expected and the rest of the crew lend him their support. However, the greatest help of all may come from his rival Seta who announces his intention to marry Haruka.