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* NarniaTime: Nanoka notices that the time flow between the modern day (Reiwa era) and the Taisho era varies with each trip she takes. Sometimes less than a day in the Taisho era results in months passing in the modern day, other times a few days in the Taisho era has only an hour pass in the modern day. [[spoiler:It's later revealed that past Nanoka had traveled to the Taisho era before at a time when current Nanoka is current in.]]

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* NarniaTime: Nanoka notices that the time flow between the modern day (Reiwa era) and the Taisho era varies with each trip she takes. Sometimes less than a day in the Taisho era results in months passing in the modern day, other times a few days in the Taisho era has only an hour pass in the modern day. [[spoiler:It's later revealed that past Nanoka had traveled to the Taisho era before at a time when current Nanoka is current currently in.]]

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* BigDamnHeroes: Nanoka arriving in time to save Mao from having all of his blood sucked out by a flea demon.

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* ElementalRockPaperScissors: Onmyodo runs on this principle, wood beats earth, earth beats water, water beats fire, fire beats metal and metal beats wood. [[spoiler:The Seven-tailed Cat Demon who is a shikigami created outside the five elements of onmyodo is not vulnerable to any of them]]
* FromNobodyToNightmare: Unlike the senior apprentices called to the Five Color Shrine, Shiranui was an unskilled student who was despised by the master.


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* SmurfettePrinciple: Masago, a skilled miko was a student at the Five Color Shrine and Mao suspects she was the apprentice of water called by the master to assassinate him and not Shiranui.


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* WholeCostumeReference: In flashbacks to the Heian era where Mao is being trained in the Five Color Shrine, he is wearing an outfit identical to Manga/InuYasha.

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* MuggleAndMagicalLoveTriangle: Nanoka's classmate Shiraha has a crush on her, but she's more interested in Mao, the mysterious immortal man from the past who was cursed by a cat demon.


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* RealEventFictionalCause: The Great Kantō Earthquake that destroyed a big part of Tokyo and caused a great fire in September 1, 1923 is shown here to have been caused by the Seven Tailed Cat Demon fighting Mao in an attempt to take his body.


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* StableTimeLoop: It's eventually revealed that the reason why Nanoka is cursed by the Seven Tailed Cat Demon like Mao is due to a time loop. When she was a child, on the day of the accident that killed her parents, Nanoka wandered into the portal that transferred her to the Taisho era, the same of the Great Kantō Earthquake. There, she was attacked by the Seven Tailed Cat Demon and got covered in its blood, becoming the same type of being as Mao.


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* TimeTravelRomance: Nanoka is from modern-day Japan and she can travel to the Taisho era (1923) where she meets Mao and they slowly develop feelings for each other.


High school girl Nanoka Kiba, who had been in an accident when she was a child, is suddenly pulled into a world of conflict travelling between the past and present and assisting an exorcist named Mao.

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High school girl Nanoka Kiba, who had been in an accident when she was a child, is suddenly pulled into a world of conflict conflict, travelling between the past and present present, and assisting an exorcist named Mao.



* LockedIntoStrangeness: Mao originally had black hair but being cursed by the seven tailed cat demon caused part of his hair to become white and he gained a mark that runs from the bottom of his left eye. [[spoiler:His seniors that he's met have a similar mark but on their right side.]]

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* LockedIntoStrangeness: Mao originally had black hair hair, but being cursed by the seven tailed cat demon caused part of his hair to become white and he gained a mark that runs from the bottom of his left eye. [[spoiler:His seniors that he's met have a similar mark mark, but on their right side.]]



* ReallySevenHundredYearsOld: Mao has lived for nine hundred years, originally as a onmyoji from the Heian era. He has used his onmyodo to keep himself alive for so long for the sake of {{revenge}}. [[spoiler:He later on meets his seniors who somehow also have lived nine hundred years but are confused why.]]

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* ReallySevenHundredYearsOld: Mao has lived for nine hundred years, originally as a an onmyoji from the Heian era. He has used his onmyodo to keep himself alive for so long for the sake of {{revenge}}. [[spoiler:He later on meets his seniors who somehow also have lived nine hundred years years, but are confused why.]]


* BigBad: The Seven Tailed Cat Demon. It cursed Mao and Nanoka in the hopes of possessing their bodies. [[spoiler:Later chapters reveal it's a pawn who was created by the real big bad.]]
* CharacterTitle: The title is the same as the male co-protagonist's name.
* CreepyGood: [[spoiler:Nanoka's maid looks off and forces her to drink a smoothie that makes her sick but it's revealed she's Mao's shikigami sent by him to protect her from the seven tailed cat demon when it crossed the tori gate to Nanoka's time.]]



* CharacterTitle: The title is the same as the male co-protagonist's name.

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* CharacterTitle: The title is LockedIntoStrangeness: Mao originally had black hair but being cursed by the same as seven tailed cat demon caused part of his hair to become white and he gained a mark that runs from the male co-protagonist's name. bottom of his left eye. [[spoiler:His seniors that he's met have a similar mark but on their right side.]]



* NarniaTime: Nanoka notices that the time flow between the modern day (Reiwa era) and the Taisho era varies with each trip she takes. Sometimes less than a day in the Taisho era results in months passing in the modern day, other times a few days in the Taisho era has only an hour pass in the modern day. [[spoiler:It's later revealed that past Nanoka had traveled to the Taisho era before at a time when current Nanoka is current in.]]



* ReallySevenHundredYearsOld: Mao has lived for nine hundred years, originally as a onmyoji from the Heian era. He has used his onmyodo to keep himself alive for so long for the sake of {{revenge}}.

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* ReallySevenHundredYearsOld: Mao has lived for nine hundred years, originally as a onmyoji from the Heian era. He has used his onmyodo to keep himself alive for so long for the sake of {{revenge}}. [[spoiler:He later on meets his seniors who somehow also have lived nine hundred years but are confused why.]]
* RedEyesTakeWarning: Mao's eyes are red and he's cursed by a seven tailed cat demon. Nanoka's eyes turn red when she taps into her powers.


* CursedWithAwesome: Nanoka and Mao's curse gives them unatural strength, resilience and agility, but also has turned their blood corrosive.

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* CursedWithAwesome: Nanoka and Mao's curse gives them unatural unnatural strength, resilience and agility, but also has turned their blood corrosive.

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*{{Curse}}: Both Nanoka and Mao are cursed by a seven tailed cat demon.
*CursedWithAwesome: Nanoka and Mao's curse gives them unatural strength, resilience and agility, but also has turned their blood corrosive.


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* ReallySevenHundredYearsOld: Mao has lived for nine hundred years, originally as a onmyoji from the Heian era. He has used his onmyodo to keep himself alive for so long for the sake of {{revenge}}.


High school girl Nanoka Kiba who had been in an accident when she was a child is suddenly pulled into a world of conflict travelling between the past and present and assisting an exorcist named Mao.

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High school girl Nanoka Kiba Kiba, who had been in an accident when she was a child child, is suddenly pulled into a world of conflict travelling between the past and present and assisting an exorcist named Mao.


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* RaisedByGrandparents: Nanoka has been raised by her grandfather ever since her parents died.


* CharacterTitle: The title is the same as the male coprotagonist's name.
* TimeTravel: A tori gate in a modern (Reiwa era) shopping district let's Nanoka travel to the Taisho era.

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* CharacterTitle: The title is the same as the male coprotagonist's co-protagonist's name.
* MulticoloredHair: Mao has black hair with a white fringe.
* TimeTravel: A tori gate in a modern (Reiwa era) shopping district let's lets Nanoka travel to the Taisho era.


A manga by Creator/RumikoTakahashi which started in May 8, 2019. Not to be confused with the actress Creator/MaoIchimichi who often is credited as MAO, the series Manga/MaoChan, the game TabletopGame/{{Mao}} etc.

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A manga by Creator/RumikoTakahashi which started in May 8, 2019. Not to be confused with the actress Creator/MaoIchimichi who often is credited as MAO, MAO, the series Manga/MaoChan, the game TabletopGame/{{Mao}} etc.


A manga by Creator/RumikoTakahashi which started in May 8, 2019. Not to be confused with the actress Creator/MaoIchimichi who often is credited as MAO, the series Manga/MaoChan, the game TabletopGame/Mao etc.

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A manga by Creator/RumikoTakahashi which started in May 8, 2019. Not to be confused with the actress Creator/MaoIchimichi who often is credited as MAO, the series Manga/MaoChan, the game TabletopGame/Mao TabletopGame/{{Mao}} etc.

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High school girl Nanoka Kiba who had been in an accident when she was a child is suddenly pulled into a world of conflict travelling between the past and present and assisting an exorcist named Mao.
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A manga by Creator/RumikoTakahashi which started in May 8, 2019. Not to be confused with the actress Creator/MaoIchimichi who often is credited as MAO, the series Manga/MaoChan, the game TabletopGame/Mao etc.
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* CharacterTitle: The title is the same as the male coprotagonist's name.
* TimeTravel: A tori gate in a modern (Reiwa era) shopping district let's Nanoka travel to the Taisho era.
* {{Yokai}}: The series revolves around them.

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