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Japanese: 徒花


Type: One-shot
Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: 1
Status: Finished
Published: 2009
Genres: Action Action, Adventure Adventure, Fantasy Fantasy
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Serialization: Gangan Online
Authors: Shirasaya (Story & Art)


Score: 6.891 (scored by 11311,131 users)
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Ranked: #88892
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Popularity: #6853
Members: 1,984
Favorites: 7
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The "Dark Flower" is a sword of legend; a horrible legend of a gruesome slaughter three hundred years past. Lilia, a small girl from a village threatened by the bandit group whose leader has obtained this cursed weapon is now searching for help to save her city. Unfortunately, she is spotted by the bandits and can only run for her life. But, just as she is about to be caught, she runs into a young and seemingly weak traveller... is this coincidence?

(Source: MangaUpdates)


Adabana won 14th Square Enix Manga prize.



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May 6, 2015
Shioxus (All reviews)
When I picture immortality, I see it as a painful existence with no end. That, to me, seems like the closest reality to immortality I can think of. So then, when a work of fiction follows that path, I can't help but be intrigued. Especially when it actually turns out rather well.

Adabana is a oneshot manga and winner of the 14th Square Enix Manga Prize. I can tell you that it deserved that award. It is far from perfect, but as I've read some truly average manga lately, this one was a nice surprise.

There are are some plot points that weren't needed. Namely, the read more


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