The creators of Death Note return with this inspiring tale about the power of dreams. Students Mashiro and Takagi aspire to become professional manga artists. As they team up to pursue their goal, the pair learns what it takes to make it in the manga industry, sharing laughs, tears, romance, the devastation of failure and the glory of success along the way.
S01:E01 - Dreams and Reality
Moritaka Mashiro is daydreaming when Akito Takagi wants to team up.
S01:E02 - Dumb and Smart
Mashiro wants to marry Miho but decides to become a manga artist despite his uncle's past.
S01:E03 - Parent and Child
Mashiro takes Takagi to Uncle Nobu's studio to see old storyboards and find love letters.
S01:E04 - Time and Key
Mashiro is obsessed with the G-pen and blows off studying. Takaki is worried.
S01:E05 - Summer and Storyboard
Mashiro and Tahaki want to finish manga during summer. Tahaki asks about Azuki.
S01:E06 - Carrot and Stick
The story is brought to a publisher, who responds with mixed reviews.
S01:E07 - Tears and Tears
Mashiro is happy sitting next to Azuki but makes her cry with his question.
S01:E08 - Fear and Hope
Mashiro and Takagi work on The One Hundred Millionth to win the Tezuka Award.
S01:E09 - Regret and Satisfaction
Tagaki uses his suspension time working on the storyboards.
S01:E10 - 10 and 2
Discussion with Mr Hattori to get advice on the One Hundred Millionth.
S01:E11 - Chocolate and NEXT
The submission for NEXT magazine must wait for school exams.
S01:E12 - Feast and Graduation
The boys have a rival Eiji Nizuma but have to repay Hattori for his help.
S01:E13 - Early Results and Final Report
The final draft is in and Azuki gets a copy while they find a pen name.
S01:E14 - Battle and Copy
To beat Eiji they start a manga battle.
S01:E15 - Debut and Impatience
The boys work on the manga battle while Azuki tries to gain a song voice.
S01:E16 - Wall and Kiss
Azuki aces her audition but the boys new work Angel Days doesn't get into NEXT.
S01:E17 - Conceit and Kindness
Mashiro works for Eiji but needs to fix a chapter in the book.
S01:E18 - Jealousy and Love
Mashiro quits after he gets an idea. Takagi helps Miyoshi.
S01:E19 - Two and One
Tagaki can't finish the storyboard in the summer Hattori makes a plan.
S01:E20 - Cooperation and Conditions
The boys reteam and complete the storyboard before Hattori knows.
S01:E21 - Literature and Music
The boys can't wait to compete in the Gold Future Cup against their rivals.
S01:E22 - Coalition and Disagreement
Koogy is revealed and the boys complain about the singer's tactics.
S01:E23 - Tuesday and Friday
Everyone gets ready for the competition.
S01:E24 - Phone Call and Night Before
Winners are announced and Azuki calls. The boys start a new storyboard.
S01:E25 - Yay and Nay
The series meeting goes long while all await their fate.