Saturday, May 07, 2011

A crush for a Manga character

Yesterday, in the Follow Friday post, I answered two questions, one of them was: "what character in a book would you most like to date?" That made me think about a thing... Does anyone of you ever had a crush for a Manga character? I read them and my faves are "Nana" and "Vampire Knight". So, I asked myself what if Ren Honjo and Kaname Kuran were real? Well, the answer is pretty simple, I would date Ren (moooore than once :P) and then I'll spend the eternity with Kaname!! LOL

Seriously, if you think about it you realize that the characters of a Manga can have all the charming characteristics of our faves in a book, the only difference is that to our eyes one can appear more 'realistic' than the other. In my opinion that's because when we read a book, even if we know the story is not real (unfortunately, huh?), we tend to look at them like flesh and bones, vice versa it can be a strange thing to do 'cause they're showed to us like illustrations and for that our brain automatically recognizes them like fiction.
But in the end even a book is fiction...
Then why a girl couldn't dream about a personal hero like Kaname, don't you agree? ;)

6 comments:

  1. I completely agree with you, although my choices are completely different (as you know :P)...
    Vampire Knight: Zero Kiryu
    Nana: Takumi
    And I'd like to add one more, too... Although I find the drawings slightly different from the ones I'm used to, I find pretty interesting Kyo from Black Bird. What do you guys think?

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  2. Great choices!! ;)
    I like Black Bird, too (thanks to you! :)) and I think I know "the potential" you see in Kyo... LOL Seriously, he's very funny! xD

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  3. hey
    i've recently started reading some manga and i'm glad i'm not the only who has crushes on the characters. i usually read the one shots and i read vampire kisses. thanks for recommending Vampire Knight and Black Bird. I'm gonna check these out soon. any more suggestions??
    xx C

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  4. Welcome to the club, Clary! ;)
    I know many titles but I haven't read them so, it's difficult for me to tell you which one pick up... But with "Vampire Knight" I know for sure it's a great choice and about "Black Bird", it's a Manga about Demons, if you're into them too like vampires I think you'll like it! It's a funny reading and "Vampire Knight" is something totally exciting!! I'd say go for them both!! ;D
    If I read something else and I find it interesting I'll surely let you know!

    Thanks for stopping by and following me!!
    xo

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  5. I love Kaname! I also love Kyo in Fruits Basket.

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  6. Welcome to the club, Alison! ;)
    I've never read Fruits Basket... What is it about?

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