Q: What does nyotaika mean?
A: A phenomenon where a man’s body changes into a woman’s body. Boys, you may have dreamt of such things now and then no?
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I …… died, right? I’m pretty sure…. I fell into a hole. But I don’t I felt any impact like hitting the ground…… I‘ve no idea what dying is supposed to feel like.
But, my body feels totally normal. I can feel all my limbs. Oddly, I don’t feel any pain either. Though, I guess I’m lying on my face. And I can feel the wind blowing. My sense of hearing and touch seem to be fine. I tried opening my eyes, and they opened normally. What I saw was trees all around me, and grass on the ground. There was a pond nearby. Somehow, I seem to be in a forest. As I looked further, I saw several people lying on the ground.
With a little effort I was slowly able to stand up. And as I looked closer, there were familiar faces amongst those people lying unconscious on the ground. When I rubbed my blurry eyes and looked again, it was Ryuutarou, Shin, Uzuki, Gakuto, and Dan.
I immediately shook the nearby Ryuutarou’s body.
I’m not sure if it’s because he hit his head hard or was just confused by the current situation, but Ryuutarou couldn’t recognise me. I was a little worried, but right now I didn’t give it much thought and called out to the others instead.
Dan woke up.
Shin also woke up just fine.
Gakuto too somehow woke up okay. (DON KATSU?)
To be a sleepyhead after coming all this way is impressive in its’ own way. Ah well, he’ll wake up eventually. In the meantime I’ll just check on everyone else.
What’s going on? Everyone was just staring blankly at my face.
Ryutaro asks fearfully.
At Ruutarou’s insistence, I went to the pond and looked in. The water in the pond is very clear and reflects the surrounding scenery beautifully. Then I notice my own reflection in the water…
What I saw in the water was not the usual disappointing face that I’m used to seeing in the mirror- that of a male that’s on the opposite spectrum from ikemen; but rather a feminine baby face, with silver hair that reached the shoulders, and a petite frame.
The pitch of my voice has also gotten higher than normal. I begin to feel myself all over. Fortunately, my clothes seem to be what I was wearing before I died, so I guess I can conclude that this really is me.
Still, even with my clothes on, I could tell that my body had changed. A smooth face with no trace of facial hair, a slender body with no fat, and a chest that puffed out slightly. Definitely not my normal appearance. And so I cautiously move my hand to my lower body to check if it is okay.
I was in shock.
All evidence of the boy I’d raised for 19 years had disappeared. In place of the usual bulge was something completely smooth, as if it had been completely shaved off. No matter how I try to deny it, there’s no escaping the reality that I’d become a girl.
I turned round, and running frantically back to everyone, I approached Ryuutarou.
Ignoring me who was still in shock, with a sidelong glance, Ryuutarou, Dan and Shin try to make sense of our current situation.
Dan crossed his arms and thought about it, but the suddenness of the situation made it hard for him to think straight.
Well, looks like no one has any idea how we got here. Gakuto also put his hand on his chin as he pondered for some time, before coming to a conclusion…
-So he said.
Meanwhile, Uzuki finally woke up.
He got up and looked around. Noticing us, he approached with sleepy eyes.
Rubbing his eyes, he turned to Dan and asked.
Dan points towards a bishoujo sat on the ground sobbing *sob* *sob* *sob*.
Uzuki takes a deep breath then opens his mouth.
Argh, not like I can do anything about turning into a girl. For now let’s try to look on the bright side. Even though I don’t have my son….yup…
With a wide grin on his face, Gakuto was scouring the forest.
Uzuki asked quietly, clearly anxious. We all fell silent in apprehension.
All of a sudden, a long square frame appeared on the left edge of my vision.
Written inside the frame was-
<<What is your name?>>
I informed everyone.
It seems to have appeared for Shin and Dan as well, but we’re all looking in different directions. I guess the place it appeared was different for everyone.
Gakuto and Shin seem to be able to see it too. And this frame seems to stay put even as I look around. Almost like a control panel built into my eyes.
At that moment, the panel before me changed-
<<That name cannot be used.>>
-with said error displayed.
<<Information is received via voice or thought transmission.>>
I didn’t quite understand how it worked, but I think the isekai stories I’d come across before all had the same concept.
For the time being, we decided to call this thing 『The System』. No point thinking too hard about complicated stuff, so let’s just follow The System’s instructions and pick a name.
Even as I thought for some time, I couldn’t come up with any names. While observing the others, I started looking around for name ideas.
<<The name 『Ama』has been confirmed.>>
He decided on the spot huh? So Shin is going with ‘Ama’ eh… I’m a little concerned.
<<The name 『Gakuto』has been confirmed.>>
‘Gakuto’ eh… I see…
<<The name 『Dan』has been confirmed.>>
As I went over to Uzuki, he looked troubled, with a grim face.
When I looked up at Uzuki’s face, he was flushed red, with a clearly unpleasant expression. Did I do something?
I looked down at my chest, and indeed they were splendidly pressed against his shoulder. Looking back at Uzuki’s face, he’s now beet red. Hahaa~ so that’s how it is eh? Let’s have a bit of fun.
I further press my breasts against Uzuki’s shoulder. It almost seems to make a *munyu-munyu* like sound.
Uzuki struggled as he tried to get away from me. Like riding a rodeo machine, I did my best to stick to him as he tried to shake me off. To go any further would have been rather bad for him, so I let go.
With this I came to a conclusion. Men are really simple. And being a woman is fun.
 Don Katsu (ドン勝) – Jap PUBG reference. Same as “WINNER WINNER CHICKEN DINNER”
 Munya (ムニャ) is a JP onomatopoeia to describe sleepy mumbling
 Ikemen (イケ面) – Handsome guy
 Shiku shiku – Anime crying sounds
 Seriously? You don’t know what bishoujo is? Shame on you!! Go look it up!
 Ama – short for Amateur. Kinda like ‘Noob’.
 Kei is purposely speaking in a playful feminine manner