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1[[quoteright:350:]] 께Maki Kisaragi is an OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent who dreams of becoming a "beautiful housewife" when she grows up. She's a simple girl with a simple dream. Hence, her life must be easy--right?께WRONG.께Maki's life is anything but normal -- she's the grand daughter of the current leader of the [[{{Yakuza}} Kisaragi Clan]] with a violent SplitPersonality who often wreaks havoc while she's unconscious. And to make things worse, her grandfather got hospitalised, forcing her to act as the clan's temporary leader. 께With her life seemingly surrounded by constant violence and criminal activities, Maki's dreams of becoming normal will ''not'' be easy.께Not to be confused with ''Manga/{{Change 123}}'', another {{Shonen}} fighting manga involving a female lead with a SplitPersonality.께----!!This manga provides examples of:께* ActionGirl: Maki, whose dark side is extremely strong and violent.* AlternateIdentityAmnesia: Maki cannot recall her actions and experiences when her dark side manifests. * AxCrazy: [[spoiler:Maki's third personality]] is the most sadistic and violent side of her character, who will not hesitate to kill anyone who stands in her way, and actually takes delight in seeing bloodshed.* BadassBookworm: Fukama is one of the top students in his school and a member of the student council. He is also one of the best fighters in the series, being able to go toe-to-toe against Maki.* BigBad: Kyoji Fujishiro, the leader of the new Shirofuji clan, is the one behind the drug dealings that drives the story's main conflict.* BitchInSheepsClothing: Sayaka, who pretends to be a sweet and gentle transfer student to gain connection with the Kokushin heir, Fukama, and later Maki. Behind that façade, she's a cruel and selfish bitch who abuses her power as the daughter of the former head of the Shirofuji clan to mistreat her subordinates. * BlackAndGreyMorality: The sides involved in the conflict are {{Yakuza}}, so they're not exactly the nicest people out there, but the antagonists are seen as more corrupt due to their dabbling in drug trafficking and bribery.* CainAndAbel: Sayaka (Abel) spends most of her life trying to ruin her older brother, Kyoji (Cain), and stop his evil plans. Somewhat downplayed in that Sayaka wasn't entirely innocent at first, and was only trying to get in her brother's way as a petty form of SiblingRivalry.* CowboyCop: Inverted with Yamashita Tokichiro, a police officer who refuses to be bought by Shirofuji's conspiracy and defies his higher-up's order to dig deeper into the clans' conflict on his own. * DamselInDistress: Sayaka got kidnapped by Tsukishima and was used as a hostage to trade for the diskette she stole from him (and, by extension, the clan). * TheDeterminator: Not even being shot ''four'' times will stop Wakasugi from rescuing Sayaka. * DisappearedDad: Maki's father disappeared a long time before the events of the manga, leaving Maki to become the sole heir of the Kisaragi clan when her grandfather becomes temporarily invalid. [[spoiler:He came back in Volume 5, though]]. * TheDragon: Hayakawa is Kyoji Fujishiro's second-in-command, being in charge of most of the group's drug dealing operations.* EvenEvilHasStandards: Most of the clans, such as the Kisaragi and Kokushin, refuse to deal with drug trafficking, despite being fine with other forms of violence. The fact that the new Shirofuji clan dabbles with such operations is the reason why they're considered so evil.* EvilParentsWantGoodKids: Sayaka's father, the previous leader of the Shirofuji Clan, does not wish his daughter to get involved with the clan and wants her to live a good and honest life. There might be a DoubleStandard here, since he had no such sentiments for his son.* TheGlassesComeOff: Fukama always takes off his glasses whenever he takes up his role as the Kokushin heir, or when he's preparing for a fight.* GoodEyesEvilEyes: Maki's eyes become considerably narrower when she transforms into her "dark personality". [[spoiler:And when her "third personality" takes over, her pupils become dots]]. * TheHeavy: Hayakawa is portrayed as the main perpetrator of the drug dealing operations, which started the story's main conflict. [[spoiler: This gets averted in volume 5, in which he gets heavily injured after the incident with Sayaka, forcing him to withdraw from the main action]].* HeelRealization: Sayaka realizes how dark the Yakuza path is after [[spoiler:Wakasugi is killed in front of her]].* HeterosexualLifePartners: Several examples --** Maki and Tomoka are very close and almost always hang out together when Fukama is not around. Moka is also the only person who knows about Maki's "dark side" without being affiliated to the {{Yakuza}}.** Fukama is best friends with Tachibana. The two had apparently known each other since childhood, and Tachibana is currently serving as the leader of a biker's gang owned by Kokushin, "Heaven's Storm".* IJustWantToBeNormal: Maki wishes to be a normal girl and despises her violent SplitPersonality. [[spoiler:Her "dark side" is not pleased this, and took over her main personality in volume 3]].* ImportantHaircut: Sayaka cuts off her hair after [[spoiler:quitting her gang life]].* InLoveWithYourCarnage: When Kyoji Fujishiro saw Dark Maki brutally beating up his goons, his first remark was, "I like her."* JustAFleshWound: Torazo considers being shot in the shoulders "just a small wound". * LastNameBasis: Maki still calls Fukama by his last name, despite having known him quite some time, and being in love with him enough to [[spoiler:eventually marry him]].* MafiaPrincess: Maki is the heir of the Kisaragi clan, and is revered as such by her subordinates, much to her chagrin.* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: When [[spoiler:Hayakawa kills Wakasugi]], most of the Skull Spider members (who are mostly just teenagers), not wanting to get too involved with the {{Yakuza}} clan's internal conflicts, tried to run away from the scene.* SplitPersonalityMerge: Inverted. Maki and Dark Maki were originally one personality -- with the "main" Maki representing her joy and happiness, and "dark" Maki representing her anger and sorrow -- that later diverged into two separate entities, [[spoiler: creating the "third personality" in the process. They eventually re-merged together, which means that Maki could switch from one side to the other at whim]].* ThoseTwoGuys: Three of Maki's subordinates -- Matsu, Tani and Kaji -- who are mostly tasked to wake Maki up in the mornings.* UndyingLoyalty: Wakasugi will do anything to protect Sayaka from getting too involved with the clan's dirty business. * WouldntHitAGirl: Tachibana doesn't hit girls and refused to accept Black Maki's challenge for a fight because of this.* {{Yakuza}}: The manga's main plot revolves around the conflict between Yakuza clans.께----


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