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Simoun

3.79  ·  Rating details ·  19 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Paperback, 150 pages
Published September 16th 2006 by Ichijinsha
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Julieta Steyr
Sep 04, 2016 rated it it was ok
Si esto fuera un fanfiction habría pasado desapercibido, pero supongo que el manga le da otro toque. No es como que tenga demasiado argumento y es más bien sweet (más que el anime según su propio autor).
Mehsi
I watched the anime for Simoun many years ago, and I was curious as to see if the manga was any good.

The manga is pretty short (3 chapters + intermission), but even with that, there is a complete story in this one. I am not entirely sure if the manga can be appreciated a lot if you haven't watched the anime. They do explain some stuff, but not everything, so I can imagine it might be very confusing to readers who haven't watched the anime. And while this story tells us clearly about the meeting
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Lindley Walter-smith
Mar 08, 2012 rated it it was ok
The concept of this is an intriguing one: there's some kind of a war on, and there are angelic looking crafts piloted by young women. All the young, in fact, are women - in their fifteenth year girls go to a Spring where they are assigned a permanent gender, either of their choice, or as a surprise.

With all that going on, there is the potential for excitement. Unfortunately, all that really happens is that the characters sit around talking about their feelings in vaguely poetic ways, and staring
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Elizabeth Mallory
Jan 14, 2017 rated it really liked it
I loved the art style, and in a few short chapters HH for me to love all the characters, especially Aelle. Aelle made me feel strong as a woman. The stuff about gender (and how unimportant it is!) is fantastic. Dreams are more important than cultural roles.

The reason I'm giving it 4 stars is that you need to have working knowledge of the Simoun anime before you read this. I wish it had had a summary. It also goes over the characters' feelings too many times on occasion. But there was some great
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Shiki
Feb 17, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Pertama-tama, saya harus bilang kalau tidak semua anime jadi manga atau kebalikannya itu bencana. Komik ini salah satunya. Walaupun bisa dibilang jungkir balik, toh ceritanya tetap bagus.
Kalimat pembuka dalam manga ini akan jadi salah satu quote favorit saya sepanjang masa.
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