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Japanese: RAIDEN-18


Type: Manga
Volumes: 1
Chapters: 5
Status: Finished
Published: Jul 19, 2005 to Jan 19, 2021
Genres: Action Action, Comedy Comedy
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Sunday Gene-X
Authors: Arakawa, Hiromu (Story & Art)


Score: 7.031 (scored by 13021,302 users)
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Ranked: #82822
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Popularity: #6725
Members: 2,737
Favorites: 3
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Volumes: /1
Chapters: /5


Taking a break from her popular, brilliant, Fullmetal Alchemist; Arakawa-sensei drew up a one-chapter humorous Shounen story about a Frankenstein tournament, for mangazine GX to commerate their 5th year anniversary.

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Sep 26, 2009
Preliminary (2/5 eps)
Of all the one-shots by Arakawa Hiromu, Raiden 18 is the one that meets my desire for oddness, wierdness and humour the most. The big irony here though, is that there are echoes of one of her more famous manga within the pages of this one-shot (yes, it is a one-shot even though it says it has two chapters).

Raiden 18 tells the story of the titular character known only as Raiden 18. He is a "Frankenstein" type creature created by the notorious Professor Tachibana Tokoha from "only the highest quality body parts" (which Raiden 18 doubts until he checks the quality of his "parts"). Unfortunately ...


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