Desert Punk
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English: Desert Punk
Synonyms: Sunabozu, Sand Boy
Japanese: 砂ぼうず


Type: Manga
Volumes: 22
Chapters: 139
Status: Finished
Published: Jan 11, 1997 to Oct 12, 2020
Genres: ActionAction, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Authors: Usune, Masatoshi (Story & Art)
Serialization: Comic Beam


Score: 7.621 (scored by 986986 users)
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Ranked: #19052
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Popularity: #3146
Members: 4,514
Favorites: 66
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In the future, Japan is a wasteland. In the Great Kantou Desert, scattered humans eke out a living in the hot sand. Among them, a short-statured man they call "Sunabouzu" makes a living as a bounty hunter. Like a demon of the sand, he seems unbeatable. Yet, like all men, he has a particular weakness for the opposite sex...

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Sep 18, 2014
rori05 (All reviews)
I first approached Desert Punk watching its animated version, but it didn't take long before I passed to the original work the latter was inspired by. There are some traits this story possess that won me over without me realizing it, starting off with the plot itself. I think the aspect that stands out the most and which lays at the core of the opera is the inherent greed and selfishness of human beings, as well as their stupidity. In Desert Punk's universe, mankind reached such a knowledge, wilfully exploited to fulfil its egotistical desires, that it brought about its own demise. The Kanto region, read more
Dec 30, 2020
greenonion119 (All reviews)
This is one of the few manga that really left a lasting imprint on me. The journey Kanta takes with Kosuna is not only riveting, but fun, grand, and ultimately very human. Kanta is one of those mc's who are the type to use and abuse literally anything and everyone, but Kanta lives in fucking post-apocalyptica so not only does it feel more human and not just douchy, and is sent right back in his stupid gruby little fuckin face sometimes. Also, the story is sick. It feels like the mc and his sidekick actually deserve the name desert punk with their talent and skills, read more

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