Bannin (Yaoi) manga

Kunieda Saika 2007 released.
Drama / Mature / Psychological / Romance / Tragedy / Yaoi
??; Guardian; A Chance Encounter in the Cosmos; Show Me Heaven; Sora no Uragawa; The Guardian (Bannin); The Guardian (KUNIEDA Saika
Vol.1 Ch.4(end)
Vol.1 Ch.3.2
Vol.1 Ch.3.1
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A compilation of short stories:

1) The Guardian -
Kazuhiko Saibara finds himself dead in the woods surrounding his family's summer villa. As the family servant digs his grave, Saihara's feeble-minded younger brother gazes absently upon the scene, and Saihara himself begins to recount the events that led to his demise.
- PresenceDear

2. Show Me Heaven -
A smile of a skinny angel opens up a closed-minded man's heart.

3) Sora no Uragawa -
Yousuke, Tamotsu and Satoshi are high school buddies until tragedy breaks them apart. Ten years later the death of one of them brings the remaining two friends back together and past wounds are torn open.
- Aarinfantasy

4) A Chance Encounter in the Cosmos -
A hideously ugly starship captain captures a beautiful prisoner of war.
- PresenceDear

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2014-09-21 15:21
I might think twice to read this since its include tragedy :'(
2014-08-04 06:20
★ Ch.1 The Guardian: The dead character narrated the story! (O_O) Woah.. That's Cool!
Actually, his lil bro might be his own child as both Albino & feeble come from Recessive Gene which's because of the closed-blood between him & his mother. -- [Spoiler] --
At the end, the servant intended to make the kid’s skin burn & blister so the buyer would cancelled the deal and he succeeded as in the last page they moved out to lived happily together. ~~
★ Ch.2 Show Me Heaven - Sweet Romance of 2 guys live in different world, set in X'mas till Valentine atmosphere.
★ Ch.3 One of few yaoi which shows how terrible of being raped even from the guy he just confesses, like a wound in heart that never be able to heal.
★ Ch.4 Not for me!
2015-03-06 02:48
Call me a freak but i absolutely love every minute of it! Totally fucked up! Pathetic and really2 well done! I love the first one. Its creepy but good! Second one is so cute :3 . Third one is prolly my fav coz it totally blew away my mind and forth one is just adorable hahhhahaha
2014-08-20 04:50
So, this manga is totally not what I'm used to reading and I feel like I liked it more than I should. It's kinda heavy and tragic, so if that's not your thing, maybe you shouldn't read. The first story is so full of incest is not even funny, but I actually liked it a lot. Although I feel like I liked it because of my love towards crazy, creepy stories rather than yaoi... || Second chapter was cute. I mainly liked how he was so in love with the bouquet. || Third story was really well done. Mainly cause its one of the few yaois where a victim of rape actually suffers of some kind of psychological aftermath. || Last story made me awkward so im not gonna talk about it....
2014-08-14 03:55
it complicated, but interesting

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  1. Julian May 17, 2016 4:26 pm

    ...That was quite an unexpected ending. Tough I did though at some point that he was his brother.
    (⊙…⊙ )

  2. Catlady
    April 11, 2016 9:39 pm

    It's the only one I like of these even if the last one is quite funny & sweet, if you can stop your stomach from empting itself over the look of the couple.
    But that's me! ٩(๑❛ᴗ❛๑)۶

  3. Concerning the first story... December 13, 2015 12:16 am

    A lot of people are saying Kanou loved both Kazuhiko and Kasumi, but I highly disagree. I think the kiss scene clearly demonstrated that Kanou loved Kazuhiko.

    However, Kanou cared for Kasumi in a different manner. It was probably born, as Kazuhiko pointed out, from Kanou's fear that the kid was his own son. But I think he eventually found out the truth. And that, along with how attached he probably was to Kasumi at this point, explains why Kanou cares for Kasumi so much. After all, whereas Kazuhiko emphasizesd the frailty of Kasumi, Kanou points out the beauty (as the result of their "consummation" within the mother's body). And this is why Kanou is so irate when Kazuhiko sees Kasumi as a mere doll, devoid of human will. It's not a display of love for Kasumi.

    I think that if the author wanted to portray Kanou as having feelings for Kasumi, she would have depicted the bath scene very differently. Currently, it seems purely platonic, and Kazuhiko seems to be jealous of the attention and care Kasumi is receiving, rather than some romantic affection.

    The last thing is that it seemed pretty obvious that Kanou's main goal in fucking Kasumi was to spite Kazuhiko. If Kanou truly cared for Kasumi more than Kazuhiko, he wouldn't have done that. Their bond is shown through mutual respect and trust. If Kanou had held Kasumi more dearly in his heart, he would have checked to see if Kasumi was hurt, instead of sexually provoking him.

    Kanou's choice in the end isn't a choice of romance. It's the betrayal that Kazuhiko feels (as it is being narrated from his POV). To Kazuhiko, it seems like even 'till the last moment, Kanou is directing his attention toward Kasumi and not him. Never him. Even when he tries desperately to get it at any cost, including murderous rage. I really think this story was a the portrayal of twisted love rather than a love triangle.

  4. Samy
    October 29, 2015 7:19 pm

    chapter three.... Oh my God...

  5. Anonymous October 23, 2015 4:59 am

    Her face made my day. LMAO.
    I've given that look, not under those circumstances but we have, haven't we?

  6. evebolt October 20, 2015 5:43 am

    I don't understand... Did the seme eventually will kill the child (since he let him burn)? Did seme actually love dark haired uke (he kissed him when he was dying)? And, why did he have sex with their child? I just don't get it...

    • Anonymous October 23, 2015 5:09 am

      Those are the normal questions you would do after reading it. It isn't clear and it isn't meant to be clear, at least that is my opinion.
      The child, well... it isn't clear whose child he was, I don't even know if the master was telling the truth, but it could be 50/50, Kanou/Master. Even so, Kanou didn't mind having sex with his assumed child in front of an agonizing (if not dead) man who was in love of him.
      So much secrets and hidden feelings. That's what is left.

    • Anonymous October 23, 2015 6:09 am

      Although, it could be as KyoZaNa✿ said: Kanou intended to make the kid's skin burn and blister so he wouldn't be buyed.
      And the phrase "you chose him" gets a lot more meaning than if he would have wrapped him up as usual.
      That's why is nice to read other comments and interpretations, you can see the story from a different point of view (⌒▽⌒)
      So, keep asking questions!

    • evebolt October 25, 2015 12:35 pm
      Although, it could be as KyoZaNa✿ said: Kanou intended to make the kid's skin burn and blister so he wouldn't be buyed.And the phrase "you chose him" gets a lot more meaning than if he would have wrapped him ... @Anonymous

      ah, thank you for clearing that up for me (⌒▽⌒)

  7. Shindou Arashi
    September 29, 2015 1:42 pm

    I love the first story.... I'm sorry I'm such a messep up person....
    I prefer the seme be with the uke who is dead. I don't like the retarded uke.... but I can't blame him for killing his own father, since he has mental retardation due incest....
    Fucked up stories make your brain working as to try to understand the plot, understand why, and keep telling your heart that this is only a story eventhough it's messed up with your feelings and logic. That's why I love it

    • Anonymous October 23, 2015 5:20 am

      In further discussions, please don't use the word "retarded" because it is a pejorative and offensive word.
      I don't know which exactly is the term used in English, but I would say Kasumi was "cognitively limited".
      I thought about his limitations and I think they could be also due to lack of education. But it isn't clear, so it's just an hypothesis.
      Yeah, Kunieda Saika has interesting plots and I also enjoy twisted stories and trying to unravel them.

  8. PenisinaHole
    September 14, 2015 8:22 pm

    Dark twisted yaoi summary of chapter 1/story 1 in my own opinion - READ AT UR OWN RISK AND SPOIL AT UR OWN RISK
    Click on the [+] sign at the side to read spoilers.

    The first story is so complex from what i've gather both the dark seme and the uke f*ck with the mother and the retarded kid was born most probably from the uke's sperm since uke and mother is same dna the kid got that weird disease that make u turn white, this is what i heard happen when sibling have sex and conceive because the baby born from similar dna cannot survive most babies die young or is miscarriage. Dark seme realize the kid belong to uke and the mother but care for the retarded kid. the retared kid is a slut/whore like the mother and kill his own father to get the dark seme to f*ck him. Dark seme f*ck uke kid after uke death as a form of revenge to uke. dark seme decide to kill the retarded kid at the end by making the kid go into the sunlight because the kid gonna die anyway. the end.

    what a twisted story. u can say the story tells of a generation of disgusting incest/whores - mother is a whore who sleep with her own kid (uke) and dark seme, dark seme and uke sleep together, dark seme f*ck uke retarded kids. retarded kid is a whore himself and a criminal and end up killing his own father but he's too retarded to understand that. like mother like son? the only victim may be the dark seme, well, most likely he will choose to die after killing the retared kid.

  9. yushie July 25, 2015 3:23 pm

    I read this twice and I love that moment when the man approach Shinya :-)

  10. YaoiSanctuary
    July 14, 2015 5:18 pm

    The first was very moving even if some aspects bug me.
    I really don't like the fact that Kanou kissed this asshole dude when he's about to die, and I think Kanow should have covered the fragile Uke in a linen in order to protect his skin from the sun.

    The last was very funny :D Even though the Seme was really lack of sex-apeal ^^

  11. Jade-Alexia
    July 9, 2015 8:51 pm

    The last story was mind blowing in a lot of way XDDD

  12. Nigh V. Lancaster
    July 6, 2015 10:58 am

    yep *nods* it's good they added the last story. but still, the first story really is so *heavy breathing* i wanted to pity the black-haired uke but i cant in a way. and the 3rd story..that's too much burden you have there yo seme :v and the 2nd story is so adorabuu~

  13. lilmommi July 4, 2015 2:17 am

    1st story was like umm... brain freeze, 2nd was cute, 3rd was bitter sweet, and that last one has me doing double takes. ..

  14. Auburn
    June 30, 2015 9:37 pm

    The messed up stories are the most interesting ones. They suck you in and force you to think about things you wouldn't normally think of.

  15. suzan nakano April 23, 2015 8:25 pm

    seriously, is it a parody? that last chapter.....1st chapter was seriously crazy...2nd cute…3rd was...hmm..and the last was soooo hairy ( ̄∇ ̄")

  16. kol
    April 22, 2015 5:05 am

    The last part was sooooooo shocking(⊙…⊙ ). I didn't expect that one but still very cute story....wish there was more(づ ̄ ³ ̄)づ

  17. AnotherGirl April 12, 2015 10:11 am

    Common.. mess with my mind. Moooooore. Gosh, i love these tales.

  18. Fujoshi32
    February 9, 2015 4:52 pm

    first story wtf, second one cute, third one double wtf, last story the cutest one so it's a tie

    • love_yaoi_forever March 8, 2015 2:07 am

      you made my day!!!
      but i loved all of them!

  19. mal February 1, 2015 6:43 am

    what the actual fuck

  20. YAOI LOVER January 31, 2015 2:28 pm

    very well written...........<3

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