Goblin Slayer Gaiden: Year One
Goblin Slayer Side Story: Year One
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Goblin Slayer Gaiden: Year One

Alternative Titles

Japanese: ゴブリンスレイヤー外伝:イヤーワン
English: Goblin Slayer Side Story: Year One
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Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: Unknown
Status: Publishing
Published: Mar 14, 2018 to ?
Genres: Action Action, Drama Drama, Fantasy Fantasy
Serialization: None
Authors: Adachi, Shingo (Art), Kagyuu, Kumo (Story)


Score: 7.581 (scored by 218218 users)
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Ranked: #21002
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Popularity: #13156
Members: 817
Favorites: 26

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After his sister is brutally murdered during a goblin raid, a young boy swears vengeance upon the creatures who killed not only her but also the rest of his village. Five years later and now a novice adventurer, he is by chance reunited with his childhood friend, another survivor of the massacre. Despite his inexperience, crude battle gear, and low rank, the boy sets off alone on a mission to defeat a nest full of goblins-thus begins the origin story of how he came to be known as Goblin Slayer!

(Source: Yen Press)


Goblin Slayer Gaiden: Year One has been published in English as Goblin Slayer Side Story: Year One by Yen Press under the Yen On label since October 30, 2018.

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Jun 4, 2020
TenRX (All reviews)
Roll a seven and it's off the board

Pretty much that quote from the light novel translates what is up with Kumo Kagyuu's Gaiden (beginnings) light novel about Goblin Slayer. At the moment there are only 2 books that tell us about how the world of Goblin Slayer was about (a brief introduction) 10 years before the Original GS story, then later focused on our Main Character Goblin Slayer, setting the story on the 5 years before he meets Priestess and the rest of the lovely characters of the Parent Story.

Story is a complement of how our main character becomes known as Goblin Slayer, how he read more


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Goblin Slayer Side Story Year One Volume 1 Discussion
RiceKnight59 - Dec 7, 2020
1 replies by _sloth »»
Apr 30, 2021 12:10 PM
Is this ever going to actually be put into the mal database?
TheFreycook - Nov 25, 2018
2 replies by Timz0r »»
Nov 25, 2018 8:47 PM