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A cross platform manga/doujinshi manager with namespace & tag support

Project description

Note: Work on this program has been halted in favor of its successor
HappypandaX (bugs and such won’t be fixed)

This is a cross platform manga/doujinshi manager with namespace & tag support.


  • Portable, self-contained in folder and cross-platform
  • Low memory footprint
  • Advanced gallery search with regex support (learn more about it here)
  • Gallery tagging: userdefined namespaces and tags
  • Gallery metadata fetching from the web (supports various sources)
  • Gallery downloading from the web (supports various sources) *
  • Folder monitoring that’ll notify you of filesystem changes
  • Multiple ways of adding galleries to make it as convienient as possible!
  • Recursive directory/archive scanning
  • Supports ZIP/CBZ, RAR/CBR and directories with loose files
  • Very customizable
  • And lots more…

* Gallery downloading from E-Hentai costs Credits/GP


How to install and run


  1. Download the archive from releases
  2. Extract the archive to its own folder
  3. Find Happypanda.exe and double click on it!

Mac and Linux

Install from PYPI or see


pip install happypanda (thanks @Evolution0) and then run with happypanda --home

Note: use of the --home flag will make happypanda create required files and directories at:

On windows: 'C:\Users\YourName\AppData\Local\Pewpew\Happypanda'

On mac: '/Users/YourName/Library/Application Support/Happypanda'

On linux: '/home/YourName/.local/share/Happypanda'


Overwrite your previous installation.
More info in the wiki


pip install --upgrade happypanda


For general documentation (how to add galleries and usage of the search), check the wiki.

People wanting to import galleries from the Pururin database torrent should find this useful.


  • Qt5 (Install this first) >= 5.4
  • PyQt5 (pip)
  • requests (pip)
  • beautifulsoup4 (pip)
  • watchdog (pip)
  • scandir (pip)
  • rarfile (pip)
  • robobrowser (pip)
  • Send2Trash (pip)
  • Pillow (pip) or PIL
  • python-dateutil (pip)
  • QtAwesome (pip)
  • appdirs (pip)


Please refer to HappypandaX instead.

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