Akame ga Kill! Zero
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Akame ga Kill! Zero

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Akame ga Kiru! Zero
Japanese: アカメが斬る!零
English: Akame ga Kill! Zero
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 10
Chapters: 60
Status: Finished
Published: Oct 25, 2013 to Jan 25, 2019
Genres: Action Action, Drama Drama, Fantasy Fantasy
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Big Gangan
Authors: Takahiro (Story), Toru, Kei (Art)


Score: 7.441 (scored by 98029,802 users)
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Ranked: #33422
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Popularity: #554
Members: 30,859
Favorites: 550

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They believed that every time they took a life, they brought happiness to another...

Before becoming Night Raid's deadliest ally, Akame was a young girl bought by the Empire and raised as an assassin whose sole purpose was to slaughter everything in her path. Because that's what makes people happy... right?


Akame ga Kill! Zero was published in English by Yen Press from March 22, 2016 to October 29, 2019.

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Jun 16, 2020
Akame ga kill! Zero is a prequel to Akame ga kill manga. The series focuses mostly on Akame and her sister, their past together when they were working for the assassin unit for the empire, and how with the reason why Akame left the empire and her sister to make the people 'happy' and join Night Raid. This series could've been read without the knowledge of the original sequel series, however i do recommend to read the sequel because it did come out first. Although it's just a personal opinion.

The story is pretty similar to the original Akame ga Kill series. Except rather ...
Nov 16, 2020
Mixed Feelings
Akame Ga Kill Zero is an action manga and prequel to Akame Ga Kill, written by Takehiro and illustrated by Toru, Kei.

Zero is set months before the main series, following Akame’s journey as an assassin working for the Empire. The story is a collection of mini assassination arcs and lots of fighting, it does not have an interesting story, and the execution is hit or miss. You honestly do not even need to read Zero at all to understand Akame Ga Kill's story. The biggest benefit of Zero is that it strengthens Akame's character, giving her more characterization and depth as you start the main ...
Dec 5, 2019
Preliminary (54/60 eps)
The whole manga tells the story of Akame and her little sister. Nothing that we already did not know with the anime. We do not get to know about the other characters and there is no character development for them. They are just random people raised to be assassins of the empire with no background.

The fights are terrible and it is difficult to understand what is happening. At some chapters the drawings look like sketches.

The only decent part of the story is when she starts questioning what she is doing and decides to desert, but can not do it immediately because of ...


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Poll: Akame ga Kill! Zero Chapter 3 Discussion
-Karoshi- - Jan 11, 2014
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Can I read Zero before the main series?
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