Kill la Kill
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Kill la Kill

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Synonyms: KLK
Japanese: キルラキル
English: KILL la KILL
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 3
Chapters: 17
Status: Finished
Published: Oct 4, 2013 to Feb 4, 2015
Genres: Action Action, Comedy Comedy, Ecchi Ecchi
Themes: School School, Super Power Super Power
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Young Ace
Authors: Akizuki, Ryou (Art), Nakashima, Kazuki (Story)


Score: 6.801 (scored by 65326,532 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #116582
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1275
Members: 15,466
Favorites: 296


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Volumes: /3
Chapters: /17
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Kill la Kill
Volume 1


The story centers around two fiercely fighting schoolgirls, Ryuuko Matoi and Satsuki Kiryuuin. On a campus ruled by force, a transfer student wielding a Basami sword brings about upheaval.

(Source: ANN)


Kill la Kill is based on studio Trigger's original TV anime series of the same title.

The series was published in English by Udon Entertainment from October 15, 2015 to September 20, 2016. It has been published in Spanish by Ivrea España since November 2015.



Jan 11, 2021
I haven't watched the anime, but even still I'm disappointed.

I honestly loved this series, until the very end. I liked the characters and loved the art. I did like the "twist" (I guess you could call it that) at the very end, but it seems like the other half of the story was chopped off. I even looked online, hoping there were more volumes, but no. This series had a 3 volume adaptation and that's all. It's kind of a slap in the face, especially if you got your hands on the physical volumes. They're extremely expensive and they're cheating you out of a great ...
Aug 21, 2019
Mixed Feelings
Given the high intensity, originality and dynamic energy of the anime, I had high hopes for the manga version of Kill La Kill. Turns out I was sorely disappointed, but not completely let down either.

The art style is indeed different, but not at all unpleasant, and it has that dynamism and over the top character that largely defines the anime's esthetic. I definitely think they could have done a better job in this regard, but it's original in its own right without departing from the anime, which is totally fine by me.

Much more negative, however, is that numerous smaller elements of the plot have been ...
Jul 9, 2017
Unfortunately the manga adaptation of the anime does a poor job of transferring the epic, over the top scale of the show onto paper.

I find it quite disappointing that the manga itself is deemed complete only after three volumes, ending after Ryuko finished taking on the Elite Four and Nui for the first time. That felt like a particularly jarring and inappropriate note for the manga to finish on since the world of Kill la Kill is still so undeveloped and ultimately open ended. The story itself up to this point is practically the same as the original anime, albeit much of the detail is ...

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