Manga: Mink

Mink, originally Cyber Idol Mink, is a manga series created by Megumi Tachikawa.

It is about Mink buying the latest CD from her favorite star, Illiya. However, instead of buying that, she buys a CD that came from the future. The CD contains a software program that turns her into whomever she wants. With it, Mink becomes a cyber idol herself and gets a job of being a singer. While using the software, Mink is not allowed to tell anybody about it or else face deletion. The only ones who know that Mink is Cyber Idol Mink are her two friends, Kanoka and Mahoko.

Tropes include:

  • Loves My Alter Ego: Mahoko's older brother loves Cyber Idol Mink while he sees the normal Mink as a friend. In the end, when he finds out they're one and the same person, he comes to love Mink in both forms.
  • Magic Idol Singer: Mink. Later, she and her two friends form a band called Minkle.
  • Masquerade
  • Secret Keeper: Kanoka and Mahoko
  • íThree Amigos!: Mink, Kanoka and Mahoko