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Black Cat, Volume 12 (Black Cat #12)

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In order to revert back to his regular-sized self, Train sets out to see Dr. Tearju, a woman who bears a striking resemblance to the girl Eve. But before she can help Train return to normal, the Apostles of the Stars come crashing in, with the intent of forcing Dr. Tearju to join their ranks. A mysterious new weapon may be the only hope for keeping the Apostles at bay.
Paperback, 200 pages
Published January 1st 2008 by VIZ Media LLC (first published March 16th 2005)
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Ronyell
Man, I have loved Kentaro Yabuki’s “Black Cat” series ever since I picked up the first volume and this series just continues to get better and better with each passing volume! “Black Cat Volume 12: the New Weapon” is no exception to this as we finally learn more about Dr. Tearju and her relationship with her creation, Eve!

In order to change Train from his child form to his normal adult form, Train, Sven and Eve travel to find Dr. Tearju, who might be the only person who knows how to change Train
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Rena
Jan 17, 2014 Rena rated it really liked it
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Okay, I really, really, really like the railgun. I think it is a perfect fit for Train. He managed to turn himself back in order to come save the professor, Sven, and Eve. Though I think Sven and Eve were doing a fantastic job already, but they could always use the help. Train is finally going to tell them about his past with Cronus, Creed, and Saya. It is about time. Sven has been wonder what his deal has been for the past two and half years. You are a very patient man Sven.
Natalie
Train left underground organization Chronos to live his life on his own terms - two years later, he's working with his partner Sven as a sweeper. The action scenes are well-choreographed, the art is good, and the plot is easy to follow and (mostly) believable.

I didn't like this volume as much, because although it was cool to meet Eve's creator, Train magically solved the whole situation and none of it really felt "earned", so to speak. Eve stepping in was pretty cool, but I wish Dr. Tearju could
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Ashley
May 08, 2016 Ashley rated it liked it
It's great to get back into this series again; I laughed out loud several times. However I wasn't very impressed with the resolution of Train's problem.
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Sep 28, 2014 Rachel (Sfogs) rated it it was amazing
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We get to meet Eve's creator, which puts Sven's hat in danger..
But they aren't the only one's after a meeting.
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Also known as 矢吹 健太朗.
He is a Japanese manga artist. His mentor was Takeshi Obata, the illustrator of Death Note, Hikaru no Go and Bakuman.
Yabuki is best known for his series Black Cat which ran from 2000 to 2004 in Weekly Shōnen Jump and later adapted into an anime. Since 2004, he has only been working as illustrator to works written by other authors. Most notably on the series To Love-Ru alongsid
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