Akira

Katsuhiro Otomo's stunning science-fiction masterpiece, Akira! Regarded by many as the finest comic series ever produced, Akira is a bold and breathtaking epic of potent narrative strength and astonishing illustrative skill.

Akira

Akira

Dark Horse is committed to bringing the finest comics from around the world to America. Now, in association with Kodansha Ltd. and Studio Proteus, Dark Horse has again gathered one of the crown jewels of graphic fiction. Katsuhiro Otomo's stunning science-fiction masterpiece, Akira! Regarded by many as the finest comic series ever produced, Akira is a bold and breathtaking epic of potent narrative strength and astonishing illustrative skill. Akira is set in the post-apocalypse Neo-Tokyo of 2019, a vast metropolis built on the ashes of a Tokyo annihilated by an apocalyptic blast of unknown power that triggered World War III. The lives of two streetwise teenage friends, Tetsuo and Kaneda, change forever when dormant paranormal abilities begin to waken in Tetsuo, who becomes a target for a shadowy government operation, a group who will stop at nothing to prevent another catastrophe like that which leveled Tokyo. And at the core of their motivation is a raw, all-consuming fear: a fear of someone -- or something -- of unthinkably monstrous power known only as...Akira. And Akira is about to rise! Collected in six massive volumes, Akira has been reproduced in its original, black-and-white majesty as never-before-seen in an English-translated edition. If you love science fiction, manga or comics, Akira is the one work that must be represented in your collection!

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Akira
Language: en
Pages: 359
Authors: Katsuhiro Ōtomo
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Dark Horse Manga

Dark Horse is committed to bringing the finest comics from around the world to America. Now, in association with Kodansha Ltd. and Studio Proteus, Dark Horse has again gathered one of the crown jewels of graphic fiction. Katsuhiro Otomo's stunning science-fiction masterpiece, Akira! Regarded by many as the finest comic
Akira
Language: it
Pages: 362
Authors: Katsuhiro Otomo
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher:

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Akira
Language: en
Pages: 394
Authors: Katsuhiro Otomo
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

As Neo-Tokyo lies in ruin after an assasination attempt invokes the fury of Akira, the Great Tokyo Empire rises with Akira its king, Tetsuo its mad prime minister, and a growing number of acolytes ready to go to any length to please the new leaders.
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Christopher B. Field,, Keegan Lannon, Michael David MacBride
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-14 - Publisher: McFarland

 Comics and the punk movement are inextricably linked—each has a foundational do-it-yourself ethos and a nonconformist spirit defiant of authority. This collection of new essays provides for the first time a thorough analysis of the intersections between comics and punk. The contributors expand the discussion beyond the familiar U.S.
Journals: Volume III
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Joseph Alberts
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Lulu.com

Books about Journals: Volume III