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[Manga of the Month] Jagaaaaaan

Discussion in 'Akihabara Library' started by White Wolf, Feb 13, 2017.

  1. White Wolf

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    Genre: Seinen, Supernatural, Horror

    Ch1
    = http://mangastream.com/r/jagaaaaaan/01/4018/1


    My first impressions:
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    The main character seems to be a bit despicable, though at the same time relateable to real life standards.
    The art looks like a cross between Parasyte and Ito Junji at times, sufficed to say it's quite good.


    The first chapter was a very nice introduction into the world, the MC, and the general ability of the MC. It has a lot of potential based off the first chapter, could definitely end up being a really high ranked Seinen down the line.

    Jagasaki won't be an amazing hero that everyone will love like typical shounen MCs can already tell. His fake persona is irritating and creepy, but it makes for a good read anyways. So definitely looking forward to seeing what more the bastard can do!


    Anyone else read it, or going to read it. Thoughts on it so far?
     
  2. Clowe ''The Gaze into the Sun''

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    Just another day on the life of an average police officer.
     
  3. Blade Well-Known Member

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    i will check it out, soon
     
  4. YoungChief Well-Known Member

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    Chapter 2 was fucked up
     
  5. Zeta42 Hentai

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    It reminds me of that Japanese movie about a girl with a machine gun instead of her hand. Same sort of crazy.
     
  6. White Wolf

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    Lol chapter 2 referenced Parasyte, I guess he was inspired a bit :hurr

    The chapter was quite good, he had such a nice GF but his shitty personality fucked it up. :catprone
    So far the premise is pretty nice, the more fucked up things get the better for this type of manga.
     
  7. YoungChief Well-Known Member

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    I wonder if killing that owl thing will have major consequences, seems like the type of thing that would
     
  8. Kusuo P Active Member

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    This is good for anti-depression.

    EDIT: the way he kills the owl haha a character that is introduced and explain the situation that the main character is in...normally they don't get killed right in the chapter haha
     
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  9. Blade Well-Known Member

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    ok, i read the first 2 chapters

    it has a lot of potential

    it reminded me a mix of Parasyte, Tokyo Ghoul, and Homunculus :vegitonod
     
  10. White Wolf

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    Ch 3 is out

    Some of the art in the beginning, christ man, :lmao
    I get the feeling his favorite part was fucking her brains out.

    Pretty good info dump chapter, hilarious he has to snort the monster balls like cocaine. :lmao

    Hopefully the quality keeps up, this could be a keeper.
     
  11. YoungChief Well-Known Member

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    Guess I was wrong about the owl, still, had he not killed it and had it with him when he got home, chances are that owl would have eaten the frog that turned his waifu. Pretty weird series I must say, eating owl shit keeps him from turning into a monster, what.

    That owl coming back to life reminds me of Kyubey from madoka
     
  12. Blade Well-Known Member

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    another good chapter


    all that potential
     
  13. Zeta42 Hentai

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    Collect all the "dung balls"... Subtle.
     
  14. Donquixote Doflamingo Master Puppeteer

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  15. Blade Well-Known Member

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    btw

    every time i see Shintarou doing his finger based attack

    it reminds me of Spirit Gun and i await him to yell it :skully
     
  16. DarkSlayerZero Well-Known Member

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    So no one is gonna talk about chapter 3 pg 9?
     
  17. White Wolf

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    He's got nothing on Yusuke's pretty boy charm tho, lol.
    Yup. He finger banged her brains out, literally. Since it's a seinen and not a shonen they went with some more graphic visuals :distracted
     
  18. Satsuki Well-Known Member

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    dis dat good shit yo
     
  19. Haruka Katana (Φ ω Φ)つ¤=[]:::::::::::>

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    Found this gem from mangastream. This kind of story has been done before but it is still entertaining.

    I would say it's a blend of Parasyte and Majin Tantei Nogami Neuro. The manga itself mentioned parasyte, impressive :lmao

    The MC is so realistic and relatable that I like it :caticon He isn't that bad of a guy, sure he has all these shitty thoughts but he still did his job as a cop, when other people just choose to ignore the problem in front of them. That's admirable :catsalute

    I didn't expect him to shoot the exposition owl tho :catflip
    I was squeeling on how cute the owl is (it's sooooooo cuuuute) and the MC shoot it, i almost drop the manga!:catstab

    At least the owl looks fine after that. I don't care if the owl has an hidden agenda, I just want to see it being cute every chapter :catadorbs.
     
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  20. Kira Yagami Active Member

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    The owl is so fucking funny lmao

    And is this dude really keeping his GFs head in the fridge? Lmao

    This is some good shit right here either way
     
  21. White Wolf

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    Chapter 4; Dat ass on that cop doe.
    Every time this Jagasaki nigga puts his smile on he looks like a hardcore creep, smh.
    Can't believe the crazy ass put her head in the fridge, lol. That reminds me of that one movie... whatever it's called.

    Chapter 5; The ending was really predictable but still damn, the designs are pretty sick when everything is so normal and then it hits you up with the funky shit.

    Looking forward to next chapter to see her reasoning for getting hit by the frogs. Will it be a case of extreme happiness turned evil or what.
     
  22. Zeta42 Hentai

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    Chapter 6 is out.

    So the gun can take different forms. SHOOT THEM UP!
     
  23. Haruka Katana (Φ ω Φ)つ¤=[]:::::::::::>

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    This manga has been pretty "meh" to me but it has its charm. It's interesting and kinda funny. Very Wtf but in a good way. Jagasaki is a crazy mofo. :lmao

    Ch 6 cemented it, not dropping this :catsalute
     
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  25. Kira Yagami Active Member

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    Shoot em uuupppp :bury

    Sniper form looks cool
    Jagaaaaaan has me hooked
    And That girl seems to have transformed due to her happiness of getting married

    So it happens with both positive and Negative feelings? :mikebatman
     
  26. White Wolf

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    Chapter 6 felt so short, but kinda cool. Going through the somewhat generic powerup phase but new abilities are nice.
    Pistol form, Cannon form(?) and sniper form seems like, so far. Wonder what else he'll get in the future.
     
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    Dis new mystery Tree-form fractured human with a Blindered Falcon perched on him
     
  28. Haruka Katana (Φ ω Φ)つ¤=[]:::::::::::>

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    As expected, another abnormal human emerges :doge

    The chapter has been going 1-2 panels a page for some reason, not that I can blame it tho, those detailed monster look is not easy to draw :hm
     
  29. White Wolf

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    Always feels so short lol, but yeah the designs are cool. The new guy seems interesting, will he be an ally or a villain, depends on if only the owls support the "good". I guess we shall see pretty soon who he is.
     
  30. Mariko Garchu

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    I've just read the last chap. Nice art, nice plot.
     

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