Takama-ga-haranote was a Shonen manga series published in Shonen Jump.It follows the adventures of Yamato Yamada, a seemingly ordinary student who is the third-oldest son of a clan of fighting experts. Other than his more than just Hot-Blooded brothers, however, he seeks a career as an aspiring mangaka. Yet due to strange powers awakening in him, it seems that fate holds a different path for Yamato.
Tropes appearing in this manga include:
- Afro Asskicker: Musashi
- Ax-Crazy: The self proclaimed Bully Hunter in Chapter 2.
- Badass Family: The Yamada clan.
- Bully Hunter: Chapter 2 has an outright evil version of this.
- Cultured Badass: Badass may be a little bit of a stretch, but Fukakyon studied calligraphy just to be able to write proper challenge letters.
- Cut Short
- Gender Bender: Yamato's Childhood Friend. It's supposedly just the tip of her powers.
- Hot-Blooded: Everyone in the Yamada family, but especially Musashi.
- Megaton Punch: Yamato is able to deliver them.
- No-Holds-Barred Beatdown: Fukayon's specialty. Not that it actually worked.
- Non-Standard Character Design: The bully hunter, as well as the ogre form of the second villain encountered. The bully hunter in particular has a radically different face from that seen on other characters.
- Ordinary Highschool Student: Who is able to punch a bully to the moon.
- Red Baron: Kumaso's nickname is Yatagarasu, The Three Legged Crow.