The Series

Information about Fruits Basket

Fruits Basket is a well-loved series in both Japanese and Western markets. For a time, it was the number-one selling manga series in North America, topping the sales charts with each subsequent volume. It's easy to understand why the series became so popular: the vague hint of supernatural overtones complement the drama between the characters, making each page-turn full of suspense.

For those of you who aren't familiar with the series, this section provides a basic overview of the plot and characters of Fruits Basket. For those who are long-time fans of the series, consider this section to be a refresher, if nothing else!

Fruits Basket A brief introduction to the series.
Characters All the major characters.
Glossary Common terms and phrases defined.