MyAnimeList.net

Ranked #996
Eden no Ori (Manga)

Eden no Ori

Alternative Titles

English: Cage of Eden
Japanese: エデンの檻

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 21
Chapters: 185
Status: Finished
Published: Nov 26, 2008 to Jan 23, 2013
Authors: Yamada, Yoshinobu (Story & Art)

Statistics

Score: 7.991 (scored by 15582 users)
Ranked: #9962
Popularity: #74
Members: 29,016
Favorites: 1,295
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top manga page. Please not that 'R18+' titles are excluded.

Popular Tags

No tags found

Synopsis

Akira and his classmates are on a plane that crashes on an island inhabited by a species thought to have been extinct. Some of his classmates are eaten alive, some kill others in desperation. Now Akira and a few other survivors are trying to stay alive through what seems to be a horrible nightmare.

(Source: MU)

Background

No background has been added for this manga yet.


Characters

 Akira
Sengoku, Akira
Main
 Kouichi
Yarai, Kouichi
Main
 Shirou
Mariya, Shirou
Main
 Rion
Akagami, Rion
Main
 Miina
Isurugi, Miina
Main
 Kanako
Oomori, Kanako
Main
 Kazuma
Saji, Kazuma
Supporting

Write a review | More reviewsReviews

Aug 20, 2010 9:29 PM
cabose12
A 21st century Japanese apocalypse/horror (or more accurately, "no hope") manga; your first thought? Tits. Your second? Ass. This is the drawbacks to all those fan services, those juicy, bouncing, voluptuous drawbacks. Something about the end of the world or death, and women (who's "accessories" make her fit more on a farm in montana than an urban Japanese environment), make the Japanese (and probably tons of Americans) scream MOAR!!! Does this honestly make sense? If the world ended, wouldn't small girls with washboards survive better? So shouldn't all horror apocalypse stories star creepy old lolicons and doll-size girls instead of reckless selfless and otheradjective-less guys read more
I found this review Helpful  Not Helpful
Mar 29, 2010 11:29 AM
teng
I constantly read reviews and ratings in order to choose the next manga to read and anime to watch and for the most part, those reviews tend to reflect the overall essence of the series. I decided to write this review (which happens to be my first) because I was outraged at what the others commented. Upon encountering this manga and reading their reviews I thought Cage of Eden was some kind of stereotypical lame story with no character depth and bad plot. Thankfully enough i decided to give give it a try and was hooked up since the first chapter.

A plane suddenly crashes read more
I found this review Helpful  Not Helpful
Dec 1, 2013 2:06 PM
bunny1ov3r
I started reading Eden no Ori, or Cage of Eden 4 years ago. My first impression of this manga is that of mystery, excitement, and shounen-ness. I remember I was fascinated by discoveries that the main characters had, and was able to enjoy the story to its fullest.

Of course, that was when this manga only have 40 chapters and during a period when I was fond of an overabundance of fan-service.

4 years later, I have become a much more mature person, one that is able to critically judge the merits and weaknesses of a story. I again picked up Eden no Ori, finishing it read more
I found this review Helpful  Not Helpful
Oct 15, 2014 11:33 PM
freedomzero
This Manga had a lot of promise to it right from the start,The thing that gets you hooked on this Manga is the mystery behind the island, Everything thing in this show just makes you ask WHY?

The use of characters on this Manga was really fantastic, It had every type of loveable guy to every-type of hated character.

The only thing that let this manga down was the ending as it was asked to finished the show in 3 chapters , when there were more than a handful of questions not answered, the author tried his best but did not get to all lose ends leaving read more
I found this review Helpful  Not Helpful

User Recommendations

Manga: Highschool of the Dead
Cage of Eden is basically like Highschool of the Dead except, you know, better. Though both manga are set in a world of fantasy, CoE has a much more realistic tone to it. The characters are generally more likable, realistic, and relatable. Plus, I appreciate the fact that though both are kinda ecchi, the girls in CoE have breasts that, though still rather large, are not as ridiculously sized as it is in HoD (I honestly began to question whether they were really human and not just a pair of boobs with a small head and body attached for decoration). I always find myself going back  read more 
reportRecommended by Jasonbear
Manga: Btooom!
People are sent to the island to fight for their lives. Survival. Both are good :) 
reportRecommended by Lylaaz
Manga: Battle Royale
The characters in both of these serialisations are relocated to an island that requires them to develop and refine survival techniques so they can keep alive. 
reportRecommended by radiantfire
Manga: 7Seeds
The main cast is marooned on a strange island inhabited by dangerous animals with no way back to civilization. They have to cooperate to survive the dangerous new place they've ended up in while slowly realizing help will never come. 
reportRecommended by AfterGlow
Manga: Deadman Wonderland
Both these manga revolve around characters who are constantly put into life-or-death situations. 
reportRecommended by radiantfire
Manga: Mouryou no Yurikago
This manga also mention the betrayal of human and human nature when they fight for their life.However,at first,this manga is more focus at survival in nature(fighting wild extinct animals,disease and so on) compare to mouryou no yurikago. 
reportRecommended by groundfish

Recent News

North American Anime & Manga Releases for February
Snow - Feb 3
20 replies by Nabris »»
Feb 5, 2:15 AM
NY Times Manga Best Seller List for April 15th - 21st
Snow - Apr 28, 2012
16 replies by Metaliator »»
May 8, 2013 3:49 PM

Recent Forum Discussion

Cage of Eden ending ?
teteexxfile - Oct 19, 2014
9 replies by blessofcurse »»
Yesterday, 10:36 PM
Poll: Eden no Ori Anime Adaptation?
ragemon65 - May 26, 2011
23 replies by _HeartofSword_ »»
Yesterday, 9:51 PM

External Links

MangaUpdates, Wikipedia