The Phantom King
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The Phantom King

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Synonyms: Yuurei Ou , Yuurei Oh
Japanese: 유령왕


Type: Manhwa
Volumes: 7
Chapters: 28
Status: Finished
Published: Jul 15, 2009 to 2012
Genres: ActionAction, MysteryMystery, DramaDrama, HorrorHorror, SupernaturalSupernatural
Authors: Yoon, Jae Ho (Art), Im, Dal Young (Story)
Serialization: Comic Valkyrie


Score: 7.181 (scored by 12161,216 users)
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Ranked: #54982
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Popularity: #3871
Members: 3,258
Favorites: 13
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11 years ago, Eun Sung-min was one of the few survivors from a village that experienced the "Evil Phenomenon". He and his maid were saved by the mysterious Phantom King and his group, Phantom. Now the Special Environmental Protection Agency is searching for the answers to what happened on that fateful day, and how to combat the "Evil Spirits" that caused such mayhem.


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Jan 28, 2015
ModusOperandi (All reviews)
Known for his cheesy plot lines, weak main characters, and rushed endings, Im Dal Young tells the story about a supernatural force that destroyed a town many years ago. The disaster killed almost everyone but a few that survived thanks to the mysterious Phantom King and an elite group of fighters. Now with the Phantom King missing, the main character Eun Sung-Min and his maid, survivors of the tragedy years ago, face the battle of their lives to uncover the secret behind this supernatural catastrophe and the evil that dwells behind it all.

The story focuses on the "Evil Phenomenon", the antagonist, which manifests from the read more
Oct 23, 2018
hexashadow13 (All reviews)
The basic system for this manga wasn't too original or deep, but it was one that works. Certain people have the special ability to deal with monsters that suddenly appear, with an extra layer of depth added from the fact that these monsters are the manifestation of the negative emotions humans feel. The action too regarding this was solid enough and it looked pretty cool. There was a decent amount of variety to the power users, and it seemed like it was getting to the point that they would be adding more structure and depth to the combat itself. However, the overarching story and the characters as well read more
Aug 24, 2010
harrysoung (All reviews)
Another manga by the famouns Im Dal Young, recognized most for his work on Legend of Maian and Unbalance x Unbalance. We shall see what kind of new manhwa he presents to us with a beautiful maid with a scyhe.

Story (8/10) Very Good
The story takes place in the aftermath of a devastation caused by the angatonists called "evils." Without spoiling too much: Evils cause havoc and destruction and there have to be countermeasures. The main character happens to be some sort of "Chosen One."
The manhwa primarily focuses on what I just said. The progatonist faces some sort of tragic experience in the past, read more

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