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Erementar Gerad (Manga)

Erementar Gerad

Alternative Titles

English: Elemental Gelade
Synonyms: Erementar Gerade


Type: Manga
Volumes: 18
Chapters: 96
Status: Finished
Published: Feb 28, 2002 to Dec 28, 2009
Authors: Azuma, Mayumi (Story & Art)
Serialization: Comic Blade


Score: 7.701 (scored by 2811 users)
Ranked: #19352
Popularity: #791
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Coud is a young sky pirate who discovered a girl with mysterious powers on what had seemed like a routine mission. Ren has the ability to lend Coud bizarre fighting capabilities (his arm turns into a giant blade of some sort), being part of a race of beings called Edel Reid, but being the possessor of a stone called the Elemental Gelade, she has powers even beyond the norm.

(Source: Tokyopop)


Erementar Gerad was first published in English as Elemental Gelade by Tokyopop, who published the first twelve volumes from July 11, 2006 to September 7, 2010. DMG later took over the license, and published the series digitally as Erementar Gerade from March 6, 2012 to January 30, 2013.

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Apr 30, 2008
This is a manga I'm following very closely. After watching the anime, I felt something was missing. Something very big, and that was more character development and plot development. Only watching the anime did not satisfy me, so I obviously tracked down the manga when I heard it was being released in the US.

To my surprise there were some differences between the anime and manga. The manga is more, how can I put it, edgy. It has the ability to do what it wants more then what the anime would have. So you get to see more skin, and a bit more fanservice. (This read more
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Jul 22, 2011
Action, adventure, romantic-comedy is what could be used to best describe Elemental Gelade. Yes, overall Elemental Gelade (or Erementar Gerade for you engrish fans out there) is a bit of a mixed bag, combining some of the most popular genres into one solid story. Trying to put comedy and romance in with an action adventure can sometimes prove too much for a story, and completely topple the plot… but overall Elemental Gelade holds up quite well. However, exactly how well it holds up is what we shall look at now.

Probably the most interesting and obvious things Elemental Gelade has to offer is its setting. It read more
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