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Akame ga Kill! (Manga)

Akame ga Kill!

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Akame ga Kiru!
Japanese: アカメが斬る!

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: Unknown
Status: Publishing
Published: Apr 22, 2010 to ?
Authors: Tashiro, Tetsuya (Art), Takahiro (Story)
Serialization: Gangan Joker

Statistics

Score: 8.631 (scored by 7803 users)
Ranked: #712
Popularity: #93
Members: 19,272
Favorites: 2,085
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top manga page.

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Synopsis

In a fantasy world, fighter Tatsumi sets out for the Capitol to earn money for his starving village, and finds a world of unimaginable corruption, all spreading from the depraved Prime Minister who controls the child Emperor's ear. After nearly becoming a victim of this corruption himself, Tatsumi is recruited by Night Raid, a group of assassins dedicated to eliminating the corruption plaguing the Capitol by mercilessly killing those responsible.

(Source: TV Tropes)

Related Manga

Prequel: Akame ga Kill! Zero
Adaptation: Akame ga Kill!

Characters

 Mine
Mine
Main
 Akame
Akame
Main
 Tatsumi
Tatsumi
Main
 Cosmina
Cosmina
Supporting
 Kurome
Kurome
Supporting
 Syura
Syura
Supporting
 Daidara
Daidara
Supporting



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Jul 9, 2013
Asfaria
One of the biggest problems people have with some stories is that it seems like main characters are invincible. That no matter how far back in a corner they are, they always manage to pull a win out of nowhere through the power of friendship or some new ability they just got.

This is not one of those stories.

Akame ga Kill is an action/fantasy manga that takes place a country with a very long history that has only recently been corrupted by the current Prime Minister. He has complete control over the young prince and has molded him into his ideal pawn. Now, this idea has read more
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Jun 11, 2012
Noitrus
First of all, when I picked this manga I though it'll be a typical adventure fantasy, but should still be a good way to kill time. However I'm glad I was wrong...

This piece doesn't look like it at all on the first glance, but be warned it contains a lot of bloody scenes. Men and women sliced to pieces, tortured to death or some other way falling victims to human cruelty in high detail, just like in medieval real life. It does display the world in more mature way, but it's not dark and depressing. Funny scenes and dialogues, interesting characters does lighten the mood read more
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User Recommendations

Both stories are about rebellious and powerful groups of people fighting against nation-wide evil. And both are equally awesome.
Altough akame ga kill is more light hearted. I think it is very similar to beserk. both have fantasy weapons and armor but they still fight a bit more realistic then in most manga.
Both stories aren't afraid to let people die, even if they are innocent or characters.
In both they are in a corupted world fighting monsters (some humans are also monsters) against odds. altrough guts is alone


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