Comic Book Series
Is 10

Cover to I"s vol. 10

I"s is published by Viz, LLC. Current price is $7.99 per volume.

Publication Dates[]

Last Issue[]

I"s, vol. 14: 20 Jun 2007

Current Issue[]

I"s, vol. 15: 29 Aug 2007

Next Issue[]



Bimonthly. Tankōbon. Part of the Shonen Jump Advanced line. Scheduled for 15 volumes.


Main Characters[]

  • Ichitaka Seto - Everyman highschooler. Nervous around girls, pretty much a geek or nerd. Is in love wth the beautiful Iori, but can't bring himself to tell her.
  • Iori Yoshizuki - Once a pretty but shy high school girl, she posed over the summer in a swimsuit pictorial and is now the lusty dream girl of every boy at school. But she is still shy and wishes the attention would all go away.
  • Itsuki Akiba - Ichitaka's best friend from childhood, she has now returned to Japan after an extended stay in America and blossomed

Minor Characters[]

  • Yasumasa Teratani - Ichitaka's best friend, and also a nerd.
  • Takano Seto - Ichitaka's mother.

Other Characters/Places/Things[]

Recent Storylines[]

I"s, vol. 15[]

WorldCat - ISBN 1421510774

I"s, vol. 14[]

WorldCat - ISBN 1421510766

I"s, vol. 13[]

WorldCat - ISBN 1421510758

I"s, vol. 12[]

WorldCat - ISBN 142151074X

I"s, vol. 11[]

WorldCat - ISBN 1421506521

I"s, vol. 10[]

WorldCat - ISBN 1421506513

I"s, vol. 9[]

WorldCat - ISBN 1421506505

I"s, vol. 8[]

WorldCat - ISBN 1421506491

I"s, vol. 7[]

WorldCat - ISBN 1421506483

I"s, vol. 6[]

WorldCat - ISBN 1421503336

I"s, vol. 5[]

WorldCat - ISBN 1421501880

I"s, vol. 4[]

WorldCat - ISBN 142150054X

I"s, vol. 3[]

WorldCat - ISBN 1591169690

I"s, vol. 2[]

Itsuki has returned to Japan, causing all sorts of embarrassment and misunderstandings as she parades around frequently in her underwear and sends mixed signals to Ichitaka, both in public and privately. Later, Itsuki win s a trip to a hot springs resort, but gives the tickets to Iori and Ichitaka to enjoy. But it turns out that the resort is owned by Yasumasa's parents, and he and Itsuki show up to ruin Ichitaka's plans for a romantic weekend. - WorldCat - ISBN 1591169534

I"s, vol. 1[]

WorldCat - ISBN 1591169526

Past Storylines[]


Leftover Useful Information[]

Creative Team[]

Created, Written and Drawn by Masakazu Katsura.

Publishing History[]

First published in Japan in 1997.

First English-language translation published by Viz in 2005.

Order Codes[]

These are the order codes and prices as provided by Diamond Distribution. Your local comic shop should be able to order these for you.

  • JAN05 3079 IS VOL 1 GN $7.99
  • APR05 3272 IS VOL 2 GN $7.99
  • JUN05 3302 IS VOL 3 GN $7.99
  • AUG05 3268 IS VOL 4 GN $7.99
  • OCT05 3353 IS VOL 5 GN $7.99

Future Publication Dates[]

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