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Biomega (Manga)

Biomega

Alternative Titles

English: BioMega
Japanese: バイオメガ

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 6
Chapters: 42
Status: Finished
Published: Jun 14, 2004 to Jan 19, 2009
Genres: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Authors: Nihei, Tsutomu (Story & Art)
Serialization: Ultra Jump

Statistics

Score: 7.811 (scored by 2649 users)
Ranked: #17652
Popularity: #495
Members: 6,011
Favorites: 216
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top manga page.

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Popular Tags

action cyberpunk seinen

Synopsis

Set in the future, the plot follows Zouichi Kanoe and his AI companion Fuyu Kanoe, whose luminous form is integrated into the system of his motorcycle. They are agents sent by Toha Heavy Industries to retrieve humans with the ability to resist and transmute the N5S infection, which is spreading across the world, turning humans into "Drones"; disfigured, zombie-like beings.

(Source: Wikipedia)

Characters

 Eon
Green, Eon
Main
 Zouichi
Kanoe, Zouichi
Main
 Kozlov
L Grebnev, Kozlov
Main
 Nishu
Mizunoe, Nishu
Main
 Higaide
Higaide
Supporting
 Funipero
Funipero
Supporting
 Taira
Hinoto, Taira
Supporting



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Jan 14, 2009
Beatnik
From the creator of dark mega structures of unknown origin, Biomega is the laidback easygoing cousin of the brooding and unintelligible Blame.

As usual, story takes a backseat to vision. This is not a criticism, but an acknowledgement of Nihei's trademark, sensibilities and priorities. You don’t check out this man's manga to get involved in a deep plot; you do it for the mood, the scope, the imagination in ambiguity. Having said that Biomega does resort to some exposition, and even 'story so far' and a chart of characters and organisations, its like Nihei feels sorry for us and is being generous, or read more
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Aug 11, 2007
theplayster
Biomega, one of the most recent and current works of Tsutomu Nihei, author of the acclaimed mangas BLAME! and Noise. If you read those two mangas and looking for something new from the author or just looking something Cyberpunk and extremely dark theme, than don't look further.

Story:
The situation of the story is a little like the Resident Evil game theme, where a person must survive or search a person in a city overrun by peoples that are infected with a virus. Kanoe Zouichi, a biker agent from a powerful organization, Toh-a Heavy Industries, with AI-Companion motorcycle, Kanoe Fuyu, where they must retrieve read more
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User Recommendations

Both are dystopian sci-fi manga with minimalistic dialogue, created by Tsutomu Nihei. If you ever feel like being awed by the best artwork in the medium, then check these out. They also have the best panelling that I have seen from any manga. It looks and feels like an action movie. Just be prepared for the despair and depression contained in the story.
Even though this is a 13+ and Biomega is a 18+ they both have amazing backgrounds and are set in worn torn cities

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