Seiken no Blacksmith
The Sacred Sword Blacksmith
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Seiken no Blacksmith

Alternative Titles

English: The Sacred Sword Blacksmith
Synonyms: Seiken no Katanakaji
Japanese: 聖剣の刀鍛冶〈ブラックスミス〉


Type: Manga
Volumes: 10
Chapters: 62
Status: Finished
Published: Mar 27, 2009 to Jan 27, 2017
Genres: Action Action, Adventure Adventure, Fantasy Fantasy, Supernatural Supernatural
Theme: Military Military
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Comic Alive
Authors: Yamada, Koutarou (Art), Miura, Isao (Story)


Score: 7.251 (scored by 31383,138 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #47492
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1535
Members: 9,244
Favorites: 60

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Once upon a time, there was a tragic war, in which the power of the devils was involved. After the war, the devils' power was banned and the world was restored to peace. Cecily Campbell is a knight, who has been looking for a blacksmith to repair her old sword given by her father. One day, she saw a man fighting with a ruffian who used the tabooed devil's power. The man defeated him with one blow of his weirdly shaped sword. The man turned out to be a blacksmith called Luke. The fateful encounter was the beginning of the adventure.


Seiken no Blacksmith has been published in English as The Sacred Blacksmith by Seven Seas Entertainment since May 21, 2013.

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Jul 25, 2019
hexashadow13 (All reviews)
tl;dr: A manga with a solid story and a good beginning in terms of light-hearted storytelling, but that does a significantly worse job in that regard when it shifts to being much more serious. 

This manga started off kind of light hearted and amusing with a lot of comedy, and I think it did a good job with that. The characters felt likable enough even if they didn’t have a lot of depth, the comedy was good, and though the plot was still mysterious and not super serious it was interesting enough to keep things moving along. As it went on it got much more serious and melancholy, with it being downright dark at times, and read more
Jan 2, 2014
kirito1452 (All reviews)
Okay this is what I can say about the manga so far...

I originally watched the anime first and I thought to myself, it's okay.
Character development was weak, story progressed way too fast, but the plot concept was good; keep in mind that I am talking about the anime adaptation.
Since I didn't read the original light novel version,because I have like no way of reading it, all I can say about the manga is that it is WAY better than the anime.

The character development gets better.
In the anime we just see cecily as a weak girl who gets lucky in her fights basically.
In here we see read more
Aug 23, 2011
Megan140 (All reviews)
In the beginning it doesn't seem like a bad manga but as it progresses further, the heroine turns out to be a weak little girl with her head in the clouds. I don't know what it is with the manga writers (no idea what they're called), but every manga I've ever read where the main character is a girl, that girl is some naive little twit that thinks she can save everyone around her and has her spirit broken when she finds out that she really is a naive little twit.
The moment I dropped this manga is when she got to the line read more

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