|Cover of volume 1 published by Shueinsha, featuring Ayumi Arihara.|
|Written by||Mizuki Kawashita|
Hatsukoi Limited(Hatsukoi Gentei) also known as First Love Limited, is a Japanese shonen romantic comedy created by Mizuki Kawashita. Shueinsha serialized in the Weekly Shonen Jump manga magazine from October 2007 to May 2008 and collected four bound volumes. The series despicts vignettes in the love life of eight girls who attend middle school and high school.
A drama CD adaption was released February 2009 and a light novel March 2009. An anime adaption produced by J.C.Staff broadcasted twelve episodes in Japan from April 11 to June 27, 2009.
The manga features a series of short stories about eight young girls in middle and high school + their classmates and relatives. Each chapter focuses on a diffrent main character having a relationship with the rest of the main characters but eventually lead to a main story involving most of the cast.