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Synonyms: Companion
Japanese: ツレビト


Type: Manga
Volumes: 4
Chapters: 23
Status: Finished
Published: Dec 26, 2006 to Oct 25, 2008
Authors: Yoshitomi, Akihito (Story & Art)
Serialization: Magazine-Z


Score: 7.341 (scored by 247 users)
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Ranked: #52512
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Popularity: #9019
Members: 844
Favorites: 4
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Tsurebito is about the people who escort you from purgatory into the world of the dead. After you die you must go through your personal gate into the world of the dead, and companions are the ones who lead you there.

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May 5, 2017
kyahaku (All reviews)
Tsurebito is a beautiful story, and there's nothing quite like it. Its concept might not be original, but it was carried out superbly. I can't really think of any stories I've read that is similar to this one.

For such a short manga, it grips at my heart multiple times, and with the exciting story telling, I wish the manga never ends. However, it was best that it is only this short. Sure, there are questions unanswered, and the world in this manga can be expanded much more and used to create multiple stories. But I think it is because of this length that it was read more
Aug 26, 2016
deadoptimist (All reviews)
I’ve been waiting for a group to pick this manga up again for many years, and I am so happy now! I can say again what I said the first time I saw it: “Dem backgrounds!” The plot and the characters are good too, yet it remains to be seen what they arrive to, but the surreal, detailed, imaginative backgrounds get 20/10 right now, I can’t stress enough how beautiful they are.

The “Interstice”, the place besides the world of the living, where the protagonist ends, is one of the more imaginative surreal spaces of the manga medium. It looks its role of being the dumping read more


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