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Grand Blue

Discussion in 'Akihabara Library' started by ~Greed~, Aug 3, 2016.

  1. ~Greed~ Active Member Super Moderator

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    Grand Blue

    Other name:
    ぐらんぶる; Guran Buru
    Genres: Comedy, Ecchi, School Life, Seinen, Slice of Life
    Author: Inoue Kenji, YOSHIOKA Kimitake
    Status: Ongoing (3 Chapters as of 08/03/2016)

    Summary:

    A new life begins for Kitahara Iori as he begins his college career near the ocean in Izu city, full of excitement for his new life. He will be moving into his Uncle's diving store "Grand Blue." There he finds the beautiful ocean, beautiful women, and men that love diving and alcohol. Will Iori be able to live his dream college life? [DrCoke]

    Spoiler: Sample Pages



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    Stumbled upon this series when browsing kissmanga. There hasn't been a manga that has made me laugh like this one in a while.
     
  2. Jareth Dallis #HEEL

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    I have read three chapters annnnnnd I almost feel like I'm accidentally reading a BL manga.
     
  3. rajin Looking for a translator

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    raws http://raw.[Blocked Domain]/Grand-Blue

    Latest chapter http://raw.[Blocked Domain]/Grand-Blue25/1
     
  4. ~Greed~ Active Member Super Moderator

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    Lol. I mean there's some fanservice for both men and women, but yoai vibes are not something I see :lmao.
     
  5. Jareth Dallis #HEEL

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    Yeah it's not overt but it seems like it to me though I will read a few more. But we also have a siscon in this series who sniffs her sister's clothes. I will give it a chance though because you never know what plot points will surface.
     
  6. ~Greed~ Active Member Super Moderator

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    It's a gag series, so there may not even be a plot. Or at this point there really aren't any hints to some underlying plot. It's just meant to be funny.
     
  7. Jareth Dallis #HEEL

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    Hrmmm true, just guys getting drunk, and said guys redecorating MC's room with porn, imoutos, and porn with the tsundere cousin's face taped on. Wait didn't one of them put out a bunch of gay porn?
     
  8. ~Greed~ Active Member Super Moderator

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    The otaku pretty-boy did. After the MC saw the anime girl styled room, he said he wanted the "exact opposite" styling in the room. The otaku friend came to the insane conclusion that the MC wanted a yaoi theme room.

    I'm pretty sure that the cousins face was taped to the yaoi posters too :rotfl
     
  9. Jareth Dallis #HEEL

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    Hah! Priceless.

    And you know you spent too much time in manga and anime when you realize MC and his cousin could end up a thing because it's Japan, they don't even flinch at cousins hooking up.
     
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    http://raw.[Blocked Domain]/Grand-Blue/26/1

    http://raw.[Blocked Domain]/Grand-Blue/25.5/1
     
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  12. OS The Entity

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    new chapter out today
     
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    http://raw.[Blocked Domain]/Grand-Blue/28/1
    http://raw.[Blocked Domain]/Grand-Blue/29/1

    http://raw.[Blocked Domain]/Grand-Blue/30/1
     
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  16. Blade Well-Known Member

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    i am reading Grand Blue since chapter 1 and it's shame that this thread isn't more active : smh

    it's easily one of the funniest ongoing manga series out there
     
  17. ~Greed~ Active Member Super Moderator

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    Theres actually several people I know of that are following it. 4 or 5 of us mods follow it. Just this thread is sadly inactive.

    This is one if the few times I'll say this, but the little sister is a great edition to the cast. She and Nanaka are hilariously similar.

    And where the hell did Kohei pull the chainsaw from :lmao
     
  18. Xiammes I am the senate. Super Moderator

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    New manga of the month :catflower
     
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    manga of the year and every year
     
  20. Blade Well-Known Member

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    my favorite characters so far, are:

    Iori

    Azusa

    Nanaka

    Kouhei

    Chisa

    Ryuujirou

    Shinji
     
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    Funniest manga I've read since "daily lives of high school boys" easily.
     
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    I just discovered this manga :catskully
     
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    This thing is a fucking riot to read. Probably my top faves. And also Chapter 35 is out already.
     

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