Shortly after the death of her grandmother, 14-year-old Ichika falls for a strange girl named Aria. Aria does strange things, the most alarming being biting Ichika's neck and drawing some of her blood. So begins the love story between a human girl and a vampire girl.
Written and illustrated by Shou Higashiyama, the manga series began in 2019 and is currently being published by Shogakukan.
The manga provides examples of:
- Amusing Injuries: Sakuya often gets these as a result of earning her daughter's wrath.
- Ax-Crazy: Sakuya isn't too right in the head.
- Bifauxnen: Sakuya has her hair low cut and outwardly doesn't have much of a feminine physique.
- Comedic Sociopathy: Aria oftentimes beats her man-servant or her mother. In the former's case, she made it seem as though he was a burglar and admits that she actually wasn't sure.
- Depraved Bisexual: Sakuya takes a lot of pleasure in feeding off the blood of maiden girls.
- Does Not Like Shoes: Kara, appearing at the end of Chapter 9, is introduced as not wearing footwear.
- Drinking on Duty: Sakuya spends most of her time in the nurse's office heavily drinking.
- Genius Ditz: Sakuya is actually considered one of the most talented nurses in the vampire world.
- Genki Girl: Aria and Sakuya respectively show themselves as being especially energetic despite being explicitly stated to be very old.
- MayflyDecember Romance: Ichika is a human girl, Aria is a vampire. However, Ichika accepts her mortality stating that it could not be helped.
- Our Vampires Are Different: Aside from personally hating the term, Aria makes it apparent that vampires actually have reflections in mirrors; they are okay with crosses; and they don't transform into bats. Aria does admit that some vampires don't like garlic, though.
- Psychopathic Manchild: Despite being inferred as considerably old, Sakuya and Aria both act like unprovoked children.
- Really 700 Years Old: Aria and Sakuya are both very old. This is lampshaded when Aria dissuades Ichika from inquiring about her age.
- Slapstick Knows No Gender: Sakuya often finds herself getting beaten by Aria as many times as Aria's man-servant would.
- Tomboy and Girly Girl: Aria and her mother Sakuya form this dynamic.
- Unknown Rival: Apparently, there was some animosity between Kara and Aria which the latter doesn't remember.
- Who Wants to Live Forever?: Aria tries to get Ichika to kill her once every chapter.