FLCL, Volume 1

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TokyoPop, Sep 16, 2003 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 176 pages
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The mysterious Medical Mechanica plant in the city of Mabase looks like a giant steam iron, belching steam or smoke at irregular intervals. It is somehow emblematic of the confusion, ennui, and hyperkinetic chaos that characterizes teenaged life in Mabase. Enter Haruko, a self-professed guitar-wielding alien,who guns her Vespa toward our hero, an unsuspecting Naota. Their first meeting is disastrous, and it turns Naota's life upside-down. After this painful first encounter, Naota is shocked to find that Haruko has moved into his house, invited there by his father as a live-in maid. She is immediately in his face, on his case, and pawing other places in a most unseemly manner...

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User Review  - TheDivineOomba - LibraryThing

I saw the Anime of FLCL years ago - and thought it was crazy. The Manga version is no different. It follows the Anime closely - but I found the book to do a better job at explaining certain aspects of ... Read full review

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User Review  - jjohlend - LibraryThing

Describing Fooly Cooly (aka Furi Kuri aka FLCL) in one sentence is only possible in one way: what the hell is going on!?! Beautifully stylistic art that changes from minimalistic to a crazy dirty ... Read full review

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