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Dreaming of Akina
- Recommended by Gunbazca
- Status: Completed
- Synopsis: Ever wondered how Bunta Fujiwara became a racing legend, met Takumi's mother and what happened to her?
- Comments: A long one, clocked at 86 chapters and a bit over 353,000 words. An epic story detailing Bunta's late high school years, his involvement in racing, and his tumultuous love-life. Very rich and lovingly detailed, especially the cars the racers (and 'civilian') uses are mostly well-researched, as expected from an Initial D fan. This fic also mixes moments of awesome, heartwarming, and tearjerkers very well in equal measures. This story is also very faithful to canon despite large numbers of original characters introduced to fill the gaps Shuichi Shigeno left in the canon.