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Fate/stay night

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Japanese: Fate/stay night
English: Fate/stay night
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 20
Chapters: 87
Status: Finished
Published: Dec 26, 2005 to Oct 26, 2012
Genres: Action Action, Fantasy Fantasy, Romance Romance, Supernatural Supernatural
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Serialization: Shounen Ace
Authors: Type-Moon (Story), Nishiwaki, Datto (Art), Nasu, Kinoko (Story)


Score: 7.551 (scored by 59585,958 users)
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Ranked: #23312
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Popularity: #901
Members: 16,733
Favorites: 449

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The story takes place in an ordinary Japanese town, Fuyuki City. Hidden from society, there has been a deadly war going on in this town. Seven sorcerers known as "Masters" summon a powerful familiar called "Servants" and they all fight each other till the last one. The last one is said to attain the Holy Grail which will grant them a wish. Only a few know when this War started and what the Holy Grail is, but the war was about to begin again this year.

The main character is Emiya Shirou, who lost his parents in a fire and was adopted by a man who called himself a sorcerer. Admiring his stepfather, he has been training himself to be a sorcerer. However, he had no talent and he could barely use one type of sorcery. His stepfather has already passed away, and today he's a sorcerer without any skills or knowledge. He is involved in the War of the Holy Grail when he accidentally summons Saber, who is said to be the strongest servant of all...

(Source: MU)


Fate/stay night is an adaptation of the first route of TYPE-MOON's 2004 visual novel for PC. The series was published in English by Tokyopop with eleven volumes released from October 28, 2008 to May 10, 2011 before publication was discontinued. VIZ Media re-released ten of the Tokyopop's volumes digitally under the VIZ Select imprint from May 20 to September 30, 2014.

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Oct 22, 2020
Mixed Feelings
This manga is an adaptation of a highly acclaimed VN (a type of text-heavy game) by the same name. I recommend playing the VN before reading this or touching anything else in the Fate franchise, as none of the derivatives/adaptations come close to the original in terms of depth, detail, realism and presentation.

The manga is similar to the anime adaptations in that it covers everything in a highly superficial manner. For someone unfamiliar with the source, the plot will likely appear illogical, arbitrary and shallow, as little to no reasoning is given for why the characters act the way they do and no insight is ...
Apr 5, 2020
Fate franchise its a really popular franchise in the anime comunity especialy the last years [probably because of FGO] and my favourite anime franchice but I won't talk about me lets focus on the review spoiler free disclaimer the manga isn't fully translated so you will see only a part of the story. Plot I think a lot of people know the plot of fate but I will talk about it for starters . Fate focuss around holy grail war an ''event'' where seven mages are fighting each other by using servants who are heroes from mythology, history and folklore who ...

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so..is this manga based on the anime or based on VN?
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