Shonen pick for today
Dai no Daibouken (or DragonQuest)
The story of a young shipwerecked boy who wishes to because a hero.
On a day like any other, a bunch of travelers come on his island, looking to “see and not take” his best friend, wich is a rare golden slime.
After fighting and beating all the monsters they come across, even Dai, they run away with his best friend.
Not able to let his friend be sold in a black market somewhere, Dai packs his bags and goes on an adventure more grand than he ever thought.
This story brings me back…
I use to read this when I was younger. It’s an old classic that I can’t help bu appreciate.
The art isn’t so great, the story isn’t so intriguing. It’s full of cliché, but lovable characters.
It’s always a very entertaining read.
You can read it here
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