*The following Webtoons are completed
What are webtoons? Webtoons are a type of digital comic that originated in South Korea. Unlike manga and manhwa which are recognized outside of their originating countries, webtoons are mostly unknown to the rest of the world. However, webtoons have risen in popularity because of smartphones and webtoons being adapted into different avenues of entertainment. As webtoons rise in popularity, take this time to read and familiarize yourself with some outstanding webtoons. The following list contains completed webtoon, that I have read and enjoyed the most.
Girls of the Wild’s written by HUN and ZHENA
Genre: Action, Drama, Harem
Wild's High School, an all-girls educational institute specializing in MMA, has a very special freshman enrolling this year. Jaegu, who fears women from being abandoned by his mother, is about to find out what girls are really all about in this action-packed school drama.
If you like strong, kick ass females then you should read this webtoon. The characters are all kick ass. They are strong, quirky, adorable and interesting. Each character is dynamic and has a specialty in martial arts. This is also a gorgeous webtoon with fantastic martial art scenes. It is a great mix of comedy and action highlighting points of each character. It is addictive and fun to read.
Hooky by Míriam Bonastre Tur
Genre: Fantasy, Supernatural, School Life
In this series, we follow to young witches in training Dani and Dorian who have missed the bus to the school of magic. Now, they must find someone who teach them how to be a great and good witches... Or maybe not.
If you are a fan of magic or the anime Little Witch Academia then you will like this webtoon. This is a fun and quirky webtoon. It is beautifully drawn and riveting webtoon. You fall in love with the characters and their endeavors. Once you start this webtoon you won’t be able to stop.
My Boo by Jeongseo
Genre: Supernatural, Romance, Tragedy
Having a roommate is hard enough but what do you when your roommate is ghost?? In this series, we follow Yuri So and Jun Ko dynamic relationship. Yuri is a young lady who has the ability to see ghost. Jun is a young man whose life ended a bit too short. What will happen their path cross?
This is was one of the more compelling webtoons I have read. It really forces one to look at themselves and what they want. It is beautifully written and drawn. This is a heartfelt webtoon. Grab the tissues for this rollercoaster ride of emotions. 10 out of 10 in my book.
Ghost Theater by LICO
Genre: Tragedy, Supernatural, Drama
The shock of a tragic accident leaves talented actress Rahee Ku unable to make facial expressions. Her acting career seems hopeless... until she discovers the mysterious Ghost Theater.
This is a fast paced webtoon told through interesting perspectives. Having a sweet message of living your life to its fullest extent. This is a heart-warming webtoon with gorgeous artwork and background music only adding to the ambiance of the webtoon. 4.5 stars out of 5! 100% recommended, and I will reread it soon.
Choco Latte by Ann
Genre: Romance, School life, Coming of Age
Join high schoolers Kyle and Lilly as they discover hope, joy, and love in the simplicities of everyday life.
This an interesting webtoon because the character do not talk. There is no dialogue between the characters in the entire series. This sweet and heartwarming love story is told through the actions of the character. It beautifully captured through a soft art style that sends butterflies to reader.
Days of Hana by Seok Woo
TW: Abuse, Violence, Cruelty
Genre: Romance, Drama, Tragedy, Coming of Age
Friends since childhood, Haru and Hana do not have a typical relationship -- Hana is human, and Haru is her werewolf who must protect her. Although werewolves are starting to have more rights, they are still seen as exotic beasts by society. As the two fall in love, what will be their fate?
All I am going to say about this webtoon is buckle up for the emotional rollercoaster it is going to put you through. Don’t judge a book by its cover like I did.
Love Doesn’t Talk by Ann
Genre: Romance, School Life, Coming of Heart
They say third time’s the charm, right? After three misunderstandings, sparks start to fly between classmates Yuzuki and Kou, and what stems from fate turns into friendship and eventually blossoms into love. But you can’t have a high school romance without a love triangle. Enter Subaru, a boy from another class who isn’t afraid to go after Yuzuki’s heart! Who will Yuzuki choose in the end: the quiet and inexpressive Kou or the bold and friendly Subaru?
This is another gorgeous work by Ann. It is beautiful tale of young love captured through actions. The soft and warm colors used throughout the webtoon create a warm and alluring tale of young love. This webtoon captures the rollercoaster of emotions when we start to fall in love. A sweet wholesome read.
2. The Wolf and Red Riding Hood by Xuann
Genre: Comedy, Supernatural
High school student Anna wakes up one day to find that she’s super hairy, incredibly strong, and craves meat all the time. Her mom thinks it’s puberty… until Anna grows ears and a tail. Definitely not puberty. Can she figure out how to stop herself from becoming a werewolf before the full moon?
This webtoon had me rolling with laughter. It was super cute and wholesome webtoon. This webtoon had great characters, a delightfully absurd sense of humor, and a unique spin on the little red riding hood story. It is a fun short read. You won’t be disappointed.
Siren’s Lament by Instantmiso
Genre: Romance, Drama, Fantasy
Content with her ordinary life, Lyra is somewhat of a wallflower. However, her comfortable lifestyle suddenly goes astray when she accidentally plunges into the world of sirens. Entangled in a curse, Lyra will learn that her world may be a lot bigger than she had ever imagined.
I read this webtoon religiously!! This a fantastic webtoon!! It is addicting and captivating. I was sad to see this webtoon end. This one keeps me up so late at night reading! It really hits you in the feels. The characters a dynamic and charismatic! You can’t help but fall in love with them. The music and artwork are beautifully done. 10 out of 10 in my book!!