is a Japanese manga
Manga is the Japanese word for "comics" and consists of comics and print cartoons . In the West, the term "manga" has been appropriated to refer specifically to comics created in Japan, or by Japanese authors, in the Japanese language and conforming to the style developed in Japan in the late 19th...

 series written and illustrated by Yukiru Sugisaki
Yukiru Sugisaki
is a Japanese manga artist. She has created numerous manga in several demographics, but is perhaps best known for creating the seinen series The Candidate for Goddess and the shōjo series D.N.Angel.-Career:...

. The ongoing manga premiered in Japan in the Kadokawa Shoten
Kadokawa Shoten
is a well-known Japanese publishing company based in Tokyo, Japan. Kadokawa has published both manga novels and magazines, such as Newtype magazine...

 shōjo magazine Monthly Asuka
Monthly Asuka
is a monthly Japanese shōjo manga magazine published by Kadokawa Shoten, aimed at teenage girls. Much like its sibling publication Shōnen Ace, it places some emphasis on anime tie-ins and spinoffs...

in November 1997. The series went on an extended hiatus after the August 2005 issue, returning in the April 2008 issue. Kadokawa Shoten has collected the individual chapters and published them in 15 tankōbon
, with a literal meaning close to "independently appearing book", is the Japanese term for a book that is complete in itself and is not part of a series , though the manga industry uses it for volumes which may be in a series...

volumes so far. The manga series is licensed for English language release in North America and the United Kingdom by Tokyopop
Tokyopop, styled TOKYOPOP, and formerly known as Mixx, is a distributor, licensor, and publisher of anime, manga, manhwa, and Western manga-style works. The existing German publishing division produces German translations of licensed Japanese properties and original English-language manga, as well...

, which has released 13 volumes of the series as of December 2009.

is one of the largest advertising agencies in the world. Its headquarters are located in the Dentsu Building in the Shiodome district of Minato, Tokyo....

 and Xebec adapted the manga into a 26-episode anime
is the Japanese abbreviated pronunciation of "animation". The definition sometimes changes depending on the context. In English-speaking countries, the term most commonly refers to Japanese animated cartoons....

 series which aired in Japan on TV Tokyo
TV Tokyo
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 from April 3, 2003 until September 25, 2003.

You don't have to like someone forever just because you like them at first!

If you love somebody, set them... traps.

That was so quick, you'd make a ninja go pale.

AAAAHHHH!!! I have to do something! Right now! Hang on, baby! Mommy's coming to save you!

Humans are not endless.

Risa is a bitch.

His stupidity is up 50% from normal levels.

He told me...that which is incomplete seeks completion...yet...that which is incomplete is no better than that which is complete. Do you understand?

He looked great with you than any other photos we've taken of him..

He wouldn't notice if I got a crew cut, shaved my head bald, or grew an afro!