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Superior

Superior

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Japanese: シューピアリア

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 9
Chapters: 28
Status: Finished
Published: Jun 24, 2004 to Feb 21, 2009
Authors: ichtys (Story & Art)
Serialization: Gangan Powered

Statistics

Score: 7.961 (scored by 5580 users)
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Ranked: #9912
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Popularity: #407
Members: 12,115
Favorites: 302
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Volumes: /9
Chapters: /28

Synopsis

The demon queen subdued enormous and powerful monsters and slaughtered over half of the world's population in the past. Surviving members of the human race elected a hero, Exa, to slay the demon queen, beseeching release from her oppressive rule. However, Exa now questions his mission to eradicate the monsters and demons because in his opinion, they too are conscious and alive. The thought of killing them leaves him in anguish. Meanwhile, Sheila, the Demon Queen, becomes interested in him and decides to join his journey, hiding her identity while plotting to kill him after she has gains his trust. However, she immediately realizes that she's fallen in love with the hero, and hence their journey begins...

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Characters

Sheila
Sheila
Main
Exa
Exa
Main
Lakshri
Lakshri
Main
Angelica
Angelica
Main
William
William
Supporting
Copy
Copy
Supporting
Obsidias, Arechia
Obsidias, Arechia
Supporting


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gyalee
Aug 18, 2008
Superior is a delightful mash of fantasy, adventure, and romance, where the powerful Demon Queen Sheila, who personally killed off one half of humanity falls hopelessly in love with with Exa, the Hero ironically assigned with the mission of killing the Demon Queen. Sheila disguises herself as a weak monster and tags along with the Hero on his journey. The story is basic at first, with Sheila and the Hero meeting companions and allies, new and old. Later on, Sheila creates a copy version of herself to act as Demon Queen while she travels with the Hero, but a strange twist comes when the read more
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Unicorn-rider
Feb 22, 2012
Another great manga that I stumbled over looking for some new manga to read. I can easily say that it is among my top 5 manga.

- The story is great. It is funny, amusing and cute. It is however not all that intense action I hoped for, but when there is a fight, it is exciting enough to keep me reading. I rate the story 9.
- The art is simply lovely, and you can see some hint of Final Fantasy design in the clothing with all the straps and details. Also the cover art is fantastic! Absolutely outstanding, and thus rated 10.
- The characters read more
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Raggadish
Nov 22, 2016
I making this review based on both the first part (this one) and the second part (Superior Cross), due to it should be viewed as a whole. Superior is a well balanced mix of Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Shounen (would add the label comedy as well, even if it´s not dominating the manga). So let´s talk a little bit about the ride that was Superior, and why I enjoyed it so much.

Story: 9/9
I quite enjoyed the story. What first appear to be a classical "good vs. evil" based plot, soon grows into something much more complex. In a world where monster and humans has read more
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