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Gantz/9 (Gantz #9)

4.17 of 5 stars 4.17  ·  rating details  ·  675 ratings  ·  9 reviews
Sometimes big things come in small packages. And our Gantz hero, Kei, might want to consider that in this volume of the frantic and weird, angsty and sexy manga by Hiroya Oku.

Gantz's cross between the real world of teenage complications and the totally sci-fi concept of aliens occupying an unwitting Earth is a hit with a cross section of comics and manga readers. Each volu
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Paperback, 232 pages
Published March 10th 2010 by Dark Horse (first published May 19th 2003)
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Sean
After what happened in Volume 8 of this series, you'd think maybe things would calm down. But no, things just get worse. Which should be the tagline for the end of every volume of Gantz: Things Get So Much Bloody Worse.

I'm always conflicted with this series, partly because the lead character is such a dick and because of the horrific violence in each volume. It's just unrelenting. And yet, the need to see just how all of this will turn out keeps me coming back. Which is the sign of a great story
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Sarah Hayes
Good lord, and here I thought the Gantz manga could not possibly get any more violent, any more bloody, or any more terrifying. WRONG. I actually feel bad for Kurono; this really truly sucks like no other moment in Gantz so far. Plus, I think we've all learned a valuable lesson: (view spoiler). I'm sure Kurono won't forget that any time soon. Yikes. This series is really doing its best to earn its 'parental advisory' stic ...more
Nicolas
Un tome intéressant, qui met le personnage principal face à ses responsabilités, puisqu'il ne rencontre pas le monstre dans un environnement "spécial", mais dans son école. Et évidement, ça tourne rapidement au carnage ... Un carnage particulièrement spectaculaire et télégénique.
Ce qui soulève une question traditionnelle de ma part : est-ce que ça n'est pas un peu ... complaisant, toute cette violence ? Eh bien non, parce que le nihilisme imprègne toute l'oeuvre, dès le premier tome. Donc y voir
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Giovanna
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La Revistería Comics
Ya llegó el psicópata entre psicópatas por excelencia, y el cuarto de la bola negra nunca volverá a ser el mismo...
bakanekonomama
Who's that guy, actually? O.o

How could he fought like that, as if he has seen some crazy alien before?

And how come that alien come to this world. He supposed to live in Gantz world!!

Dan adegan pembantaian teman-teman sekelas Kurono (bener-bener temen sekelasnya semua) sih langsung diskip-skip aja... #puke
Koen Claeys
A lot of blood and violence, one of the most unpredictable comics ever made, my weekly dose of Japanese madness.
Nick
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Hiroya Oku (奥 浩哉 Oku Hiroya, born September 16, 1967 in Fukuoka, Fukuoka) is a mangaka who is the creator of Gantz, Zero-One and HEN, all of which have been serialized in Young Jump. He is currently working on Phase 3 of Gantz, due to be released in October 2009. His manga often contain explicit violence and gore, as well as sexual situations.

He won the second prize of the Youth Manga Awards in 19
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