Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo
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English: Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo
Synonyms: Le Comte de Monte Cristo
Japanese: 巌窟王


Type: Manga
Volumes: 3
Chapters: 17
Status: Finished
Published: Mar 25, 2005 to Mar 25, 2008
Genres: Drama Drama, Mystery Mystery, Sci-Fi Sci-Fi
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Afternoon
Authors: Gonzo (Story), Maeda, Mahiro (Story & Art), Dumas, Alexandre (Story), Ariwara, Yura (Story)


Score: 7.011 (scored by 590590 users)
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Ranked: #76022
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Popularity: #6448
Members: 2,091
Favorites: 19

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MangaAfternoonGonzo (Story), Maeda, Mahiro (Story & Art), Dumas, Alexandre (Story), Ariwara, Yura (Story)
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Albert de Morcerf crosses paths with the mysterious Count of Monte Cristo, awed by his sheer aura, but too ingrained within his innocent nature that the Count has other plans. Why does the Count know the secrets of the rich as if he wishes to disclose them for the world to see.


Gankutsuou was published in English as Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo by Del Rey from November 11, 2008 to August 25, 2009.

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Sep 10, 2009
NakiatheSilent1 (All reviews)
Okay, this may just be because I saw the anime first, but wow...just freakin wow. The authors really weren't kidding when they said they were bringing us a different aspect of the anime in the manga. Good god!

I just recently bought volume 3, the final volume in the series. They only told of what Gankutsuou did to one of the three men who "betrayed" him (not gonna say who), and then they kinda scattered the rest of the characters to the wind.

While I did like the manga, I truly and deeply prefer the anime. Like Blood +, for me, the manga left me unsatisfied read more

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