Top 10 Drama Manga of 2018

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1. act-age

Drama, Slice of Life

Kei Yonagi is a high school girl aiming to become a successful actress. She catches the eye of a director Sumiji Kuroyama during an audition and he decides to give her her big break. However, Yonagi's acting talent is due to her Method acting, which could be come dangerous if she doesn't get it under control.

(Source: Anime News Network)

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2. Bakemonogatari

Action, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Supernatural

Koyomi Araragi, a third-year high school student, manages to survive a vampire attack with the help of Meme Oshino, a strange man residing in an abandoned building. Though being saved from vampirism and now a human again, several side effects such as superhuman healing abilities and enhanced vision still remain. Regardless, Araragi tries to live the life of a normal student, with the help of his friend and the class president, Tsubasa Hanekawa. When fellow classmate Hitagi Senjougahara falls down the stairs and is caught by Araragi, the boy realizes that the girl is unnaturally weightless. Despite Senjougahara's protests, Araragi insists he help her, deciding to enlist the aid of Oshino, the very man who had once helped him with his own predicament. Through several tales involving demons and gods, Bakemonogatari follows Araragi as he attempts to help those who suffer from supernatural maladies.

(Source: Hatigarm Scans)

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3. Maou no Ore ga Dorei Elf wo Yome ni Shitanda ga, Dou Medereba Ii?

Action, Fantasy, Romance, Comedy, Drama

Zagan is feared as an evil mage, he is awkward and has a sharp tongue, and once again had to put down thieves that encroached on his territory when he researching that morning. In a dark auction, he finds a white slave elf, Nephie, who holds a peerless beauty. Falling in love with her at first sight, he uses his fortune to buy her, but as poor as he is socially, doesn't understand how to connect with her. Thus, the clumsy cohabitation of the mage that can't convey his love, and the slave that pines for her master but doesn't understand how to bring it up, begins.

(Source: MangaUpdates)

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4. A Man and His Cat

Slice of Life, Drama

Because of his appearance, a 1-year-old cat is never adopted from a pet store and grows lonely. But one day, an older man comes into the shop and adopts him without hesitation, calling him cute. This is the heartwarming story of that man and cat, now named “Fukumaru,” and their new daily lives happily together.

(Source: Mangarock)

68%

5. True Beauty

Drama

A high school girl who rises to pretty girl fame in her school after she masters the art of make-up via YouTube.

(Source: LINE WEBTOON)

68%

6. Masamune-kun no Revenge After School

Comedy, Romance, Ecchi, Drama, Slice of Life

The new manga will tell "after stories" about the characters, including Masamune, Aki, and Yoshino, among others.

67%

7. I Married My Best Friend to Shut My Parents Up

Drama, Romance

Morimoto, a young professional woman in Japan, is tired of fending off her parents' questions about her being single. They want her to marry a man and settle down, and they'll insist on nitpicking her choice of groom to death. In an unexpected move, another woman in the office - who has a crush on her - offers to be her wife in a sham marriage, which might make her parents back off. But this "fake" marriage could unearth something very real!

(Source: Seven Seas)

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8. Cells at Work! CODE BLACK

Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

In the manga's story, cells work in a "black" environment in the body of a human in poor health. The person drinks and eats too much, has insufficient physical activity, and has high stress.

(Source: Manga Updates)

66%

9. Boushoku no Berserker: Ore Dake Reberu to Iu Gainen wo Toppa Suru - The Comic

Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance

In this world, there are two types of people. Those Who have powerful "skills", and those who don't. People born with powerful skills, exterminate monsters to level up and become successful, while people without them, become failures,who are treated harshly by society. Follow the story of Fate, a guy who works as a gatekeeper, and whose only skill is gluttony, a skill that only makes him hungry.

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10. Soloist in A Cage

Action, Drama

In a prison so big that it is called a city, all sorts of criminals have been amassed. Due to the inescapable walls, the population only continues to grow. Within are a pair of siblings - a young girl and a recently born boy. What will be their fate in this desolate, cold city...? A story of hope and struggle begins.

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