Monster Musume no Iru Nichijou 4-koma Anthology (モンスター娘のいる日常 4コマアンソロジー Monsutā Musume no Iru Nichijō Yonkoma Ansorojī) Volume 1, also known as Monster Musume: I ♥ Monster Girls Volume 1, is the first volume of a compilation of 4koma comics created by professional and amateur artists that have been submitted as fan-parodies of the Monster Musumecharacters and universe.
While the initial comics were presented on the manga's official website, they were later collected and published in tankōbon volumes by Tokuma Shoten in Japan and translated for an English release by Seven Seas Entertainment.
Volume one was released in Japan by Tokuma Shoten on the 12th, August 2015, and translated and released for English audiences by Seven Seas Entertainment on the 19th, May 2016.
Title:An Apt Pupil (P01) Artist: 221 (tsutsuichi) (Mako-san to Hachisuka-kun, Karibanizumu circle) Plot: Invited to a office party by Ms Smith as a means to curb her shyness and self-consciousness over her eye, Manako goes to Kimihito for advice on how to conduct herself.
Title:Home Alone with Manako (P35) Artist: Tottari-saQ (Oukokuchou Sorasore, Kyōkai Senjō no Limbo) Plot: As Kimihito takes Centorea, Miia, Lala and Rachnera to hospital, Smith elects to have Manako babysit Papi while Kimihito is absent from the house.
Title:Being Dirty Does Not Suit You (P49) Artist: kurokawa otogi (Otogi no Kuni no Soapland circle) Plot: After a near disastrous incident with a bath bomb, Kimihito attempts to help Meroune overcome her issues with soap and shampoo.
Title:Is Your Boyfriend Jailbait?! (P79) Artist: stealth kaigyou (SlapStickStrike circle) Plot: When Kimihito is de-aged to a child, the house residents scramble to find a solution to bring him back to his original, more legal, age.
The first volume came with 3 collector's post cards.
Yonkoma manga (4コマ漫画, "four cell manga", or 4-koma for short) is a comic-strip format that generally consists of gag comic strips within four panels of equal size ordered from top to bottom. It is the preferred format for newspaper comics.