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Synonyms: Furumachi, Jusou, Haiiki, Hakuu, White Rain
Japanese: 回螺


Type: Manga
Volumes: 1
Chapters: 4
Status: Finished
Published: 1997 to ?
Genres: DramaDrama, FantasyFantasy, HorrorHorror, PsychologicalPsychological, SeinenSeinen
Authors: Abe, Yoshitoshi (Story & Art)
Serialization: None


Score: 7.101 (scored by 10151,015 users)
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Ranked: #63352
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Popularity: #4556
Members: 2,660
Favorites: 19
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A collection of one shots by Abe Yoshitoshi.

1) Furumachi
2) Jusou
3) Haiiki
4) Hakuu (White Rain)


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Dec 1, 2008
Beatnik (All reviews)
A precursor to Yoshitoshi Abe's much praised Haibane Renmei, we have a similar setup here with White Rain: people waking up on the other side of reality with no memories.

The world they wake up in this manga is similar to Tsutomu Nihei's demented imaginings. A very stark and barren urban landscape, so nondescript it’s unnerving. No signs of life, even though the function is there with taps and rooms and tables, but it’s so lacking in personality and decor; lacking in emotion and feeling.

Abe's character designs are easy to recognise, a mark of a great artist, and his scene compositions and landscapes are read more

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