History Webcomic / Sakana

2nd Jan '17 12:44:35 PM UndineWells
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A {{Comedy}} with a side of SliceOfLife, ''Sakana'', created by [[http://mynameismad.tumblr.com/ Madeline Rupert]], stars Jiro and Taro Sakana, two [[LoserProtagonist socially inept]] Japanese brothers working at the Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo. Ex-Delinquent Taro, the older brother, sincerely loves his job as a butcher and [[BigBrotherInstinct is very protective of his younger brother]], Jiro, who is a talented register worker, but is a rather anxious young man otherwise - particularly around women.

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A {{Comedy}} with a side of SliceOfLife, ''Sakana'', created by [[http://mynameismad.tumblr.com/ Madeline Rupert]], stars Jiro and Taro Sakana, two [[LoserProtagonist socially inept]] Japanese brothers working at the Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo. Ex-Delinquent Taro, the older brother, sincerely loves his job as a butcher and [[BigBrotherInstinct is very protective of his younger brother]], Jiro, who is a talented register worker, but is a rather anxious young man otherwise - particularly around women.



The plot revolves mainly around the various hectic yet (usually) hilarious the various cast members manage to get themselves into, such as [[RomanticComedy Jiro's misadventures with]] [[NoNameGiven "Cash Register Girl."]] Lately, however, it's begun to delve into more serious matters.

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The plot revolves mainly around the various hectic yet (usually) hilarious the various cast members manage manages to get themselves into, such as starting off with [[RomanticComedy Jiro's misadventures with]] [[NoNameGiven "Cash Register Girl."]] Lately, however, it's begun to delve into more serious matters.
1st Jan '17 1:09:34 PM UndineWells
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** Taro being in awkward situations because of him being covered in blood or looking AxeCrazy due to his work as a butcher.

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** Taro tends to respond to being in awkward situations because of him being covered in blood or looking AxeCrazy due to woken up by his work as a butcher.alarm by punching the alarm clock.
1st Jan '17 1:06:08 PM UndineWells
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A {{Comedy}} with a side of SliceOfLife, ''Sakana'', created by [[http://mynameismad.tumblr.com/ Madeline Rupert]], stars Jiro and Taro, two [[LoserProtagonist awkward]] japanese brothers working at the Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo. Ex-Delinquent Taro, the older brother, sincerely loves his job as a butcher and [[BigBrotherInstinct is very protective of his younger brother]], Jiro, who is a talented register worker, but terribly afraid of girls.

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A {{Comedy}} with a side of SliceOfLife, ''Sakana'', created by [[http://mynameismad.tumblr.com/ Madeline Rupert]], stars Jiro and Taro, Taro Sakana, two [[LoserProtagonist awkward]] japanese socially inept]] Japanese brothers working at the Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo. Ex-Delinquent Taro, the older brother, sincerely loves his job as a butcher and [[BigBrotherInstinct is very protective of his younger brother]], Jiro, who is a talented register worker, but terribly afraid of girls.
is a rather anxious young man otherwise - particularly around women.



The plot revolves mainly around the various awkward yet (usually) hilarious the various cast members manage to get themselves into, such as [[RomanticComedy Jiro's misadventures with]] [[NoNameGiven "Cash Register Girl."]] Lately, however, it's begun to delve into more serious matters.

An affiliate of [[http://www.sakana-comic.com/ Hiveworks]]. Previously available on Website/SmackJeeves and the now defunct Inkblazers[=/=]Mangamagazine (many of the links to the comic on this page are unfortunately now [[Administrivia/DeadLink dead links]] because of this).

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The plot revolves mainly around the various awkward hectic yet (usually) hilarious the various cast members manage to get themselves into, such as [[RomanticComedy Jiro's misadventures with]] [[NoNameGiven "Cash Register Girl."]] Lately, however, it's begun to delve into more serious matters.

An affiliate of [[http://www.sakana-comic.com/ Hiveworks]]. Previously available on Website/SmackJeeves and the now defunct Inkblazers[=/=]Mangamagazine (many of the links to the comic on this page are unfortunately now [[Administrivia/DeadLink dead links]] because of this).
Inkblazers[=/=]Mangamagazine.



* BSideComics: [[http://www.mangamagazine.net/manga-and-comics/SAKANA-Sundays/detail-page/473 SAKANA Sundays]] is a collection of various lighthearted short stories that don't interfere with the main storyline.

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* BSideComics: [[http://www.mangamagazine.net/manga-and-comics/SAKANA-Sundays/detail-page/473 [[http://sakana-sakana-sakana.deviantart.com/gallery/28820259/SAKANA-SUNDAYS SAKANA Sundays]] is were a collection of various lighthearted short stories that don't didn't interfere with the main storyline.storyline, but instead showcased each character going about their everyday life when not at work.



* LuminescentBlush: [[{{Tsundere}} Yuudai]]! Have some [[http://sakana-comic.com/comic/106 here]], [[http://sakana-comic.com/134 here]], [[http://www.mangamagazine.net/read-manga/SAKANA-Chapter-8-Chapter-8/125/7/18?lang=en here]], and, perhaps a more visible one due to it being coloured, [[http://mynameismad.deviantart.com/art/tumblbumbls-2-251972475?q here]].

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* LuminescentBlush: [[{{Tsundere}} Yuudai]]! Have some [[http://sakana-comic.com/comic/106 here]], [[http://sakana-comic.com/134 here]], [[http://www.mangamagazine.net/read-manga/SAKANA-Chapter-8-Chapter-8/125/7/18?lang=en sakana-comic.com/comic/186 here]], and, perhaps a more visible one due to it being coloured, [[http://mynameismad.deviantart.com/art/tumblbumbls-2-251972475?q here]].



** "[[http://www.mangamagazine.net/read-manga/SAKANA-Chapter-4-Chapter-4/125/3/6 Are you coming onto me]]?"

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** "[[http://www.mangamagazine.net/read-manga/SAKANA-Chapter-4-Chapter-4/125/3/6 "[[http://sakana-comic.com/comic/078 Are you coming onto me]]?"
30th Dec '16 10:16:19 PM paintrabbit
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* DomesticAbuse: In kindergarten, a girl claimed Jiro as her boyfriend while constantly beating him up. In a more serious example, [[spoiler:Yuudai suffered from this in his previous relationship. His ex, Arata, is the one who gave him the scar on his face]].

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* DomesticAbuse: In kindergarten, a girl claimed Jiro as her boyfriend while constantly beating him up. In a more serious example, [[spoiler:Yuudai suffered from this in his previous relationship. His ex, Arata, is the one who gave him the scar on his face]].
29th Dec '16 12:41:30 PM UndineWells
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* RunningGag: The brothers failing to get Chie's name until the actual date proper. [[spoiler:At least until chapter 7.]]

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* RunningGag: The brothers failing to get Chie's name until the actual date proper. [[spoiler:At least until chapter 7.]]
29th Dec '16 12:39:29 PM UndineWells
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** [[spoiler: It turned out she was Chie's older sister.]]

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** [[spoiler: It turned out she was She actually ended up being Chie's older sister.]]



** Genji, too. Although it hasn't [[{{Understatement}} exactly]] [[NervousWreck worked out]] [[TrappedByGamblingDebts for him.]]



* KindheartedCatLover: [[HiddenDepths Yuudai]], who has a cat called [[EverythingsBetterWithPrincesses Hime]] which he loves very much, and who is pretty much his only friend.
** Taisei likes them too! But then again, [[FriendToAllLivingThings it's difficult to find something]] [[GentleGiant he]] [[FriendToAllLivingThings doesn't like]].



** Not surprisingly, [[http://www.mangamagazine.net/read-manga/SAKANA-Chapter-7-Chapter-7/125/6/10 it happens to Jiro, too]]. In TheRant, Mad even [[LampshadeHanging hangs a lampshade]] [[http://mynameismad.tumblr.com/post/21768015103/yuudai-hes-moving-in-on-your-blushing-territory on it]], and on the aforementioned number of [[LuminescentBlush Luminescent Blushes]] Yuudai pulls off.

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** Not surprisingly, [[http://www.mangamagazine.net/read-manga/SAKANA-Chapter-7-Chapter-7/125/6/10 sakana-comic.com/comic/152 it happens to Jiro, too]]. In TheRant, Mad even [[LampshadeHanging hangs a lampshade]] [[http://mynameismad.tumblr.com/post/21768015103/yuudai-hes-moving-in-on-your-blushing-territory on it]], and on the aforementioned number of [[LuminescentBlush Luminescent Blushes]] Yuudai pulls off.



* NiceGuy: Taisei, of course.



* RunningGag: The brothers failing to get Chie's name until the actual date proper.

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* RunningGag: The brothers failing to get Chie's name until the actual date proper. [[spoiler:At least until chapter 7.]]



** Yuudai's penchant for pulling off ''perfect'' SpitTakes seems to be becoming one as well.

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** Yuudai's penchant for pulling off ''perfect'' SpitTakes [[SpitTake Spit Takes]] seems to be becoming one as well.



* ShipTease: Between Taro and Yuudai. [[http://mynameismad.tumblr.com/post/13488765706/somebody-mentioned-something-about-shipping-these No, really]].



* SweetTooth: Yuudai likes donuts. And Pocky.



* TrappedByGamblingDebts: Heavily implied about Jiro and Taro's cousin Genji. And his dad Ren is getting sick of bailing him out, so he's gearing up to cut Genji off...
* {{Tsundere}}: Yuudai is very ''tsun'' around his co-workers, and very ''dere'' [[KindheartedCatLover around his cat]]. The moments where he actually shows his kind side to them are rare indeed. He is not a bad guy, though.
** He is also [[HoYay notably flustered]] whenever [[NoSenseOfPersonalSpace Taisei]] invades Yuudais normally well-protected comfort zone [[LoveYouAndEverybody just by being friendly]].
** [[http://sakana-comic.com/comic/134 He was]] [[http://sakana-comic.com/comic/135 also recently]] (for a short time) in total ''dere'' mode after Taisei [[Heartwarming/{{Sakana}} complimented him with genuine kindness]].
** [[http://www.mangamagazine.net/read-manga/SAKANA-Chapter-7-Chapter-7/125/6/23?lang=en Yuudai, your Tsundere is showing again.]]

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* TrappedByGamblingDebts: Heavily implied about Jiro and Taro's cousin Genji. And his dad Ren is getting sick of bailing him out, so he's gearing up to cut Genji off...
* {{Tsundere}}: Yuudai is very ''tsun'' around his co-workers, and very ''dere'' [[KindheartedCatLover around his cat]]. The moments where he actually shows his kind side
off... Not helped by the fact that as of chapter 17, it's beginning to them are rare indeed. He is not emerge as a bad guy, though.
** He is also [[HoYay notably flustered]] whenever [[NoSenseOfPersonalSpace Taisei]] invades Yuudais normally well-protected comfort zone [[LoveYouAndEverybody just by being friendly]].
** [[http://sakana-comic.com/comic/134 He was]] [[http://sakana-comic.com/comic/135 also recently]] (for a short time) in total ''dere'' mode after Taisei [[Heartwarming/{{Sakana}} complimented him with genuine kindness]].
** [[http://www.mangamagazine.net/read-manga/SAKANA-Chapter-7-Chapter-7/125/6/23?lang=en Yuudai, your Tsundere is showing again.]]
new plot point.



-->[[spoiler: '''Arata''': I mean, honestly, where do you get off texting me on a Saturday night, when you already have a new boyfriend?]]

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-->[[spoiler: --->[[spoiler: '''Arata''': I mean, honestly, where do you get off texting me on a Saturday night, when you already have a new boyfriend?]]



-->[[spoiler: '''Jiro''': You also kissed Taisei on Saturday.]]

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-->[[spoiler: --->[[spoiler: '''Jiro''': You also kissed Taisei on Saturday.]]
4th Dec '16 7:08:42 PM GhostOfAGeek
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An affiliate of [[http://www.sakana-comic.com/ Hiveworks]]. Previously available on SmackJeeves and the now defunct Inkblazers[=/=]Mangamagazine (many of the links to the comic on this page are unfortunately now [[Administrivia/DeadLink dead links]] because of this).

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An affiliate of [[http://www.sakana-comic.com/ Hiveworks]]. Previously available on SmackJeeves Website/SmackJeeves and the now defunct Inkblazers[=/=]Mangamagazine (many of the links to the comic on this page are unfortunately now [[Administrivia/DeadLink dead links]] because of this).
2nd Dec '16 3:52:51 PM UndineWells
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The plot revolves mainly around the various awkward yet (usually) hilarious the various cast members manage to get themselves into, such as [[RomanticComedy Jiro's misadventures with]] [[NoNameGiven "Cash Register Girl.]] Lately, however, it's begun to delve into more serious matters.

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The plot revolves mainly around the various awkward yet (usually) hilarious the various cast members manage to get themselves into, such as [[RomanticComedy Jiro's misadventures with]] [[NoNameGiven "Cash Register Girl.]] "]] Lately, however, it's begun to delve into more serious matters.
2nd Dec '16 3:52:32 PM UndineWells
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The plot revolves mainly around the awkward yet hilarious situations the brothers encounter, such as [[RomanticComedy Jiro's misadventures with girls]], but is not afraid to delve into more serious matters.

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The plot revolves mainly around the various awkward yet (usually) hilarious situations the brothers encounter, various cast members manage to get themselves into, such as [[RomanticComedy Jiro's misadventures with girls]], but is not afraid with]] [[NoNameGiven "Cash Register Girl.]] Lately, however, it's begun to delve into more serious matters.
15th Nov '16 1:15:28 PM TrollMan
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Added DiffLines:

* DeadlyEuphemism:
-->'''Endo:''' You remember the last time we saw each other? When [[{{Yakuza}} Nishimura]] said it was either you or the stall?
-->'''Genji:''' ...Yeah?
-->'''Endo:''' That's what this was. He wanted us to make... an '''executive decision''' on whether you'd show returns on his investment or not.
-->'''Genji:''' ... What?
-->'''Endo:''' He said we could kill you if you acted like an idiot.
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