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Japanese: GREY


Type: Manga
Volumes: 3
Chapters: 18
Status: Finished
Published: Jan 18, 1985 to Aug 18, 1986
Genres: Action Action, Drama Drama, Sci-Fi Sci-Fi
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Serialization: Shounen Captain
Authors: Tagami, Yoshihisa (Story)


Score: 6.681 (scored by 410410 users)
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Ranked: #129462
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Popularity: #13093
Members: 1,111
Favorites: 12


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Grey is a laconic trooper in a rough, futuristic military system which rewards success in battle with high pay and promotions, but only three percent of troopers live long enough for the final goal—citizenship, and the chance for a life above the misery of most of the populace. Grey has managed to keep coming back alive, even earning the nickname "Grey Death," but is the society he's fought for worth it?

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Grey is a manga with post-apocalyptic setting, which follows the life of our protagonist, Grey, after he joins the military. The manga vaguely portrays the current caste system the surviving world is based of, and mostly focuses on the missions of Grey, along with his fellow troopers.

The story of the manga has interesting takes, and the dystopian future which is presented to us is both exciting and terrifying, and the presented world can give us interesting ideas to contemplate about, but sadly the world building is not the main focus of the story, it's the actions that are the main point of interest. The ...
Mar 28, 2020
Review is based off the adaption by Viz back in the 80s.

A special 0/10 specifically for volume 2

One of the most useless and boring manga I've had the displeasure of reading.

Pointless and uncreative action scenes fill the pages, especially in vol 2. Explosion after explosion, so many explosions Michael Bay would be turned off. Dull, uninteresting characters. Everyone speaks like a robot. The dialogue is atrocious. Example given below. My issue isn't that it's chauvinistic, but that no one speaks in that manner. I would blame a horrid translation, but Gerard Jones the English Adaptor had translator notes where even he said the characters ...

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Aug 22, 2021 1:17 AM

It’s time to ditch the text file.
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