Questions tagged [isekai]

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Book about people who are taken through portals all over the world and wake up in a strange world

I read this book in 2019, it was a paperback and I believe the cover was green. It wasn't very thick. It starts with a man waking up in a forest and he finds others after that. They are attacked in a ...
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Isekai manga in which the main character saves the elf continent/island from humans

The main character (MC) is summoned to another world. The king is greedy and the MC leaves the kingdom. He finds an elf who needs help and takes her to the elf continent which is located south of ...
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Manga or manhwa about a girl who is transmigrated into a novel as the sick sister of one of the male leads and marries an assassin

The manga or manhwa is about a girl who transmigrated into a novel as the sick sister (I think her hair is green or blue) of one of the male leads or he is a very important character in the novel... ...
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Fantasy isekai manga; young protagonist with the ability to echo any spell he'd heard before

The protagonist starts out young and ends up travelling with some adventurers. One of the team is a younger girl that's close to the MC's age and together they learn a bit about magic. I think ...
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Looking for a novel camping isekai

I'm looking for a novel where the protagonist can travel between dimensions through a portal, which he uses to make content to upload to his YouTube channel in the modern world. The portal closes and ...
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Not so Isekai manga where the main character finds a portal while on a camping trip

I have been looking for an manga (or something similar, I can't remember) where the main character found a portal to another world while out on a camping trip. He had a camera with him to record it. ...
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Graphic novel about a boy and his friend who are accidentally sent to another dimension by an alien and meet a redheaded girl with an eyepatch

I've forgotten the title to a graphic novel but it's basically about a boy and his nerd friend who are accidentally sent to another dimension by an alien and meet a redheaded girl with an eyepatch. ...
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Book series about a female protagonist who's transported to another world, where she encounters creatures such as gnomes, witches, and sphinxes

I'm looking for a book series that came out before 2003. What I remember is that the main character (MC) is a woman who gets transported to another world. There she meets different kinds of creatures ...
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Manga - woman is sent back in time, gets poisoned, cures herself

It's a manga about a time travelling female lead (FL). The FL is a herbal doctor - or something like that, maybe she studied Chinese medicine - in the modern era. She travelled to ancient times (maybe ...
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Girl gets summoned to another world and marries demon king

It’s a manga where a girl is isekai’d and eventually marries the demon king. They meet in dreams and there’s a whole thing about how she was the only one who knew the demon king’s true name. The girl ...
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Isekai manga where the main character lives with a sword he created that turned into a girl

I was searching for this manga. Basically I remember he was playing in a game and creating new weapons, then he receives a message and is transported to a world similar to the game. He finds a house ...
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Western isekai novel; boy and girl receive fantastic items for a legend-like quest

I just started wondering about the name of a novel I read in elementary school, in Finland in the 90s. It might have been the first fantasy novel I ever read, so my recollection of the elements of the ...
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Picture book about two friends transported into a video game with a magic carpet and a laser sword

I'm trying to find this old kids' book I read in elementary school in the 90s-early 2000s. I remember it was about two friends that somehow went into a video game. I recall a magic carpet and a laser ...
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Science fiction fantasy manga in which the main character can transport himself back and forth between two worlds

This is a science fiction fantasy manga where the main character can transport himself to another world (back and forth). The time difference is probably one week in the other world to one day for his ...
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Portal fiction fantasy series where the male protagonist has sex with Mother Earth and changes elves to Keebler elf size

What is the name of the fantasy series that is portal fiction that has a male protagonist who has sex with Mother Earth and changes the elves from 7 feet tall to Keebler elf size (less than 40cm). I ...
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Manga where the MC is summoned by a goddess and, as soon as he arrives, he defeats dragon; he later arrives at a village and meets a former friend

The main character (MC) is overpowered and, throughout the manga, women who knew him from the other world come to this world to see him (they are heroes). He gets a mansion from an old queen and a ...
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I can’t find this manga/webtoon isekai about a blond girl in a magic world

It’s about a girl that reincarnated in a child blond (not sure that she is blond) noble girl. There is also a blond guy that because he has a particular color of eyes he can use magic. She took him ...
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Manhua(?) where both the male and female lead get reincarnated

Here's a few things I remember: The male and female lead were a couple in a neglectful, unhappy marriage. The female lead dies while spitting blood after getting poisoned by her husband's mistress. ...
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Fantasy book about a girl who goes through a portal to another world where her parents once ruled a kingdom

I read this book when I was in middle school, so 2015 or 2016. It started with the main character, a girl, in a computer lab, bored out of her mind. A portal to another world opened up and, very ...
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Anime movie about a girl and her father who go to another world to try and revive her mother

The movie takes place in another world and I can only describe two scenes that I'm certain are in the movie. If I'm right, the topic of the movie is about a girl and her father who go to another world ...
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Isekai Manhwa/Manhua here mc daughter and wife are murdered

I wanted to ask something does anyone know a series like The Live, where the main character's wife and daughter is murdered and the murderer disappears from the map for having gone to another world? I ...
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Manga where the (female) main character is summoned with another girl, trains with knights for a few weeks, and is sent away

I would be grateful if anyone can tell me the title. It was a summoning with another girl, where the other girl wants to send her away. She ends up getting some survival skills with one of the knight ...
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Help finding online Isekai fiction where the summoning targeted wrong time, and got a mangled body instead of a soul?

Help me find online Isekai fiction where the summoning targeted wrong time, and got a mangled body instead of a soul. All I know about its location is "likely on Royal Road". As for content, ...
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2009 Naruto fanfic featuring some girl that previously had a power of 'XP counter and allocation'?

Someone told me about a ~2009 Naruto fanfic from Fanfiction.net that featured some likely American girl. The girl, who from birth or so, secretly used a power of 'XP counter and allocation' to be ...
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Manga where main character joins two people on an adventure to try and control his power

The main character is either reincarnated or summoned (I can't remember) and is extremely powerful, but he can't control his power so it goes off randomly. He joins two people on an adventure to try ...
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Isekai manga where MC reincarnates in a medieval village and has no power up or skill, he's only good at running

I'm looking for a manga in which the main character (MC) reincarnates expecting magic or power ups, and finds himself weak and powerless. He has to train in a garrison like a commoner soldier and he'...
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Manga/manwhua where a boy and his uncle are transported into the video game they both play

So I remember part of the beginning plot. A brother and sister live with their abusive uncle. The boy plays a game that is not pay-to-win and is in first place. His uncle also plays the game and ...
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Cartoon show in which a girl somehow went to another world where she fell from the sky but was caught by a horse or Pegasus

I remember watching this magical girls cartoon on YouTube. It was about a girl with a single dad. That girl had this necklace. One day, she somehow went to another world or an alternate universe. She ...
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Cultivation or martial arts manhwa

The main character is isekaied into the video game were he is a side/support character that dies further down road. He wants to prevent that from happening. The main character does have a game system ...
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Korean isekai light novel. Male protagonist inhabits the villain's body and breaks off his engagement

As the title suggests, I'm looking for a Korean light novel, where the male protagonist reincarnates/poses/transmigrates into the body of a villain and breaks off his engagement with his fiancee who ...
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I saw a short on YouTube about a small girl who was on the street and she realized that she is the main villainess of that story

I saw a short on YouTube about a small girl who was on the street and she realized that she is the main villainess of that story. Then a blonde little girl approaches her with a villainess attitude ...
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Manga- about the FL turned into a stone then the ML found her inside the dead dragon and hid her statue

This is about the FL who can use magic then they have this kid in the basement (maybe the ML) who is like very strong yet trust no one. Then the FL became his guardian where he opens up with the FL. ...
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Manhwa where the mc changes back into her pre-isekai appearance and the male lead still loves/accepts her

I remember the mc and the male lead (I think there were other people too) in a cave, and the female mc's changes to her appearance before she got isekai'd, with some glowing aura around her, and she ...
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Novel in which the protagonist cultivates to become so powerful that he destroys his world and then reincarnates into another world

This is either a Korean, Japanese or Chinese novel. In it, the male protagonist cultivates to become so powerful that he destroys/kills his whole world subsequently drawing the wrath of a heavenly ...
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Manga where the main character got into an appraisal ritual and became the first mage and got a second soul

I am looking for an isekai manga (maybe a light novel) where the main character goes for appraisal and becomes the first magician in the world. He accidentally got a second soul and is trying to hide ...
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Manhua where the main character realizes that animals can be slaughtered to gain levels

I am looking for a manhua where the main character is in a modern world where people have superpowers to fight monsters in dungeons. The main character gets a leveling up system where, in order to ...
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Fantasy manga where op mc can use all types of magic and tries to learn them from a small, genius elf magician

I don't quite remember if it's a reincarnation story, but it is a story based in a fantasy world. The scene I remember from the manga is where the mc tries to buy scrolls to learn magic, but the shop ...
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Show about a kid who is transported to a world where people fight monsters. One monster was a big, floating, electric jellyfish

The show followed a kid who somehow got transported to another world where you fight with monsters. And he got to make friends with two other people; one of them a guy who had a sister who was better ...
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Manhwa where female protagonist tries to escape death after reincarnating several times in a fantasy/historical novel

I am looking for a full color manhwa. A girl reincarnates into a novel(?) and realizes that she dies after some number of years. She tries to avoid that and takes a different route but dies anyways. ...
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Manga about a guy trapped in a game and craft items to improve others, chased by three wizard sisters

Can someone help me find the title of the manga about a guy trapped in a video game? He needs to complete all of the missions in the game but he realizes that he doesn't have any power and only can ...
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Isekai manga where two high schoolers are transported to a post apocalyptic world overrun with beasts

Does anyone know this isekai where the MC is a high schooler transported with a classmate to a post-apocalyptic world overrun by beasts. These beasts attack humans and the MC even though being very ...
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Isekai manga where people draw magic from fairies

I remember it was about a girl who back in her world could summon spirits and make contracts with them. Then, in the world she went to, there are only fairies that people draw their magic from. And ...
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Isekai manga/novel that sounds like "The Rising of the Shield Hero" novel

I'm trying to find this novel that I read when I first started out reading these types of novels. I want to try to find it now that I'm watching the Shield Hero anime just to see what happens. It's ...
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A Manga about some girl with chains in a Isekai

A long long time ago, I once read a manga on an app called “Manga Rock” about some girl with a dark blue high school uniform who had chains on her wrists, she had a connection to the other side of ...
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Novel in which the main character is reincarnated into a novel as a saintess. There's a white-haired male lead who is a priest at a church

The main character gets reincarnated into a novel as the saintess, where there's demons and dungeons. There's a white-haired male lead as well that works at the church as a priest.
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Manhwa where the emperor prefers another girl over his own (black haired) daughter and his daughter ends up killing him

This is a manwha my friend told me about and we still cannot find it. The FL is a princess and in her first life her father prefers another girl over her and neglects her, eventually ending up with ...
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Isekai manhwa about 2-3 people who die from drinking too much, and wake up in a manhwa

I'm trying to find this manhwa. There was two or three? (I'm not sure) people who were drinking so much that they died (I think. I'm not sure again) then they woke up, and found that they were ...
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Manhwa in which the female lead was afraid of the male lead, since she remembered that he killed her in the previous timeline

There’s this manhwa I read a long time ago. I only remember the situation where the female lead was sent by her father to a summer house or something like that to recover herself. She remembered how ...
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Manhwa where the female lead is transported into a novel, gets drunk, signs up to become empress

I'm looking for the name of a manwha I read. It's a historical manhwa where the female lead gets transported into the world of a novel. There, she is a commoner and has a fiancé, but her fiancé cheats ...
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Reverse harem isekai novel where mc can heal monster contamination/sickness

Does anyone know this isekai novel? A woman isekais into a world where contact with monsters from the forest (?) causes people to get sick/contaminated and turn into mindless beasts themselves but she ...
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