What would you like to edit?


Alternative Titles

Japanese: リヴァイアサン


Type: Manga
Volumes: 12
Chapters: 70
Status: Finished
Published: , 1999 to , 2005
Genres: ShounenShounen, SupernaturalSupernatural
Authors: Otsuka, Eiji (Story), Kinutani, Yuu (Art)
Serialization: Dengeki Comic Gao!


Score: 6.991 (scored by 555555 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #77142
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #5187
Members: 2,496
Favorites: 24
Ranked #7714Popularity #5187Members 2,496
Add to List
Volumes: /12
Chapters: /70
buy from amazon
* Your list is public by default.


After a long absence, the young shaman Samizo Kohei returns from the dead with a prophecy of the apocalypse. Or part of him returns, at least - most of his body has been replaced with the transplanted body parts of his former friends, all retaining their distinctive personalities. He returns to his home in Shinjuku, where he works as a psychic surgeon in an unlicensed clinic. Here he serves as the unofficial guardian of the Shinjuku underground, solving paranormal murder mysteries, with the assistance of an assortment of other bizarre mystics and semi-human allies. Meanwhile, the others wonder exactly what Kohei has become, and whether he has returned to prevent the apocalypse, or to initiate it.


No background information has been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding background information here.


More reviewsReviews

Apr 4, 2017
RanRan1223 (All reviews)
Listen, this is probably my favorite manga of all time. You can't just read a chapter and expect it to make sense so that your lazy butt brain can chill while Eiji Otsuka works his ass off to make such an intricate, DEEP, and detailed story. This story questions our humanity, it questions our social structure, it questions our mentality. If you enjoy reading manga for shits and giggles, this is not for you. If you'd like to go on a wild ride on the feels train, hop on, it's time to get your noggins working.

Overall 8/10
I rated it realistically since I know most people read more

Recent News

Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: Leviathan Chapter 70 Discussion
Ranxomare - Sep 23, 2017
0 replies by Ranxomare »»
Sep 23, 2017 12:12 PM
Poll: Leviathan Chapter 69 Discussion
Ranxomare - Sep 23, 2017
0 replies by Ranxomare »»
Sep 23, 2017 12:01 PM