Chihayafuru is a japanese romance, slice of life, sports manga series written and illustrated by Yuki Suetsugu. Chihaya Ayase, a strong-willed and tomboyish girl, grows up with no dreams of her own, she is contented with her share in life till she meets Arata Wataya in her elementary class, he introduces her to competitive Karuta, a demanding card game inspired by the classic Japanese anthology of Hundred Poets. Captivating her to become the best in Japan!