Zettai naru Isolator
The Isolator
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Zettai naru Isolator

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Synonyms: Zettainaru Kodokusha, The Isolator: Realization of Absolute Solitude
Japanese: 絶対ナル孤独者≪アイソレータ≫
English: The Isolator
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Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: Unknown
Status: Publishing
Published: Jun 10, 2014 to ?
Genre: Sci-Fi Sci-Fi
Theme: Super Power Super Power
Serialization: None
Authors: Kawahara, Reki (Story), Shimeji (Art)


Score: 7.471 (scored by 369369 users)
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Ranked: #28742
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Popularity: #5988
Members: 2,696
Favorites: 39

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August 2019, scientists received extraterrestrial signals warning them of the catastrophes that will hit Earth.

Following it, various extraterrestrial life forms come into contact with the human species. People who are affected by these energies, called the Third Eye, develop mysterious powers. Some are able to move at the speed of sound, others possess a sword that is capable of even cutting steel, or those who are able to tear absolutely everything apart with their teeth.

We follow the daily life of Utsugi Minoru, a discreet 17-year-old teenager who obtained the ability he has always desired, the Solitude (code name lsolator), and Yumiko, a member of an organization that monitors these new superhumans.

However. the prowess given by Absolute Solitude results in endless battles for Minoru...


Zettai naru Isolator was serialized online on the author's website "WordGear" from November 23, 2004 to July 20, 2009.

The series has been published in English as The Isolator by Yen Press under the Yen On imprint in hardcover format since June 23, 2015.

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Oct 24, 2015
Preliminary (Unknown/? chp)
The story is about a 16 year old boy who is granted the power of a defensive shield from an orb that falls from space. The orbs "attach" themselves to their host by entering their bodies. They are classified as Jet Orbs and Red Orbs. Jet Orbs are black, and the people who have these orbs created an organization that hunt down and defeat humans with the Red orbs. The reason for this is because the humans with Red orbs gain an intense thirst for bloodlust. The powers that people get from these orbs all differ, based on the host's memories and desires.

Minoru Utsugi, ...
Oct 25, 2015
Preliminary (1/? chp)
"The Isolator: Realization of Absolute Solitude," or "Zettai Naru Isolator," in Japanese, is the third published work, of Reki Kawahara. Like SAO before it, it was also a web-novel, that he decided to turn into a book.
This work is amazing. Even as an avid SAO and AW fan, I have to admit that it is thirty times better, than the previous works by Kawahara. It kept me interested from the moment I started reading, until the current point (I'm on page 119, as of right now), and--since it doesn't have an anime yet--was full of surprises. Truthfully, I believe that if it recieved an ...
Aug 4, 2018
Preliminary (4/? chp)
(I have just finished the fourth volume of the series, which at the time of this review, is also the latest one published in both Japan and abroad.)

Reki Kawahara, the writer of the (in)famous “Sword Art Online” light novel series, has been a polarizing figure in the minds of many anime and light novel fans alike. While he undoubtedly has very good premises, they are often marred by poor execution and writing, which has made Kawahara notorious.

But nowadays, more and more people are beginning to see that Kawahara has begun to show great improvement in his more recent works. For instance, his reboot of ...


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