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Master Keaton

Master Keaton

Alternative Titles

English: Master Keaton
Japanese: マスターキートン


Type: Manga
Volumes: 18
Chapters: 144
Status: Finished
Published: Nov 1988 to Aug 1994
Authors: Urasawa, Naoki (Art), Katsushika, Hokusei (Story)
Serialization: Big Comic Spirits


Score: 7.871 (scored by 438 users)
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Ranked: #12292
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Popularity: #3186
Members: 2,044
Favorites: 38
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Taichi Keaton-Hiraga—born of Japanese and British descent. A former SAS agent with remarkable skills in military tactics and archaeology. Keaton is a single father with a part-time job as a world history teacher in Japan. But when certain international issues arise, he is called upon by Lloyd's of London as a special insurance investigator.

(Source: ANN)


Master Keaton has been published in English by VIZ Media under the VIZ Signature imprint in 2-in-1 omnibuses since December 16, 2014. The final omnibus is set to release on December 20, 2016. The English version was nominated for the 2015 Eisner Award for Best U.S. Edition of International Material—Asia.

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May 12, 2016
Ready to travel through Europe without any need for a passport or plane tickets ? Interested in following a multifaceted man page by page while he helps people with their complicated but human dilemmas ? Look no further, Master Keaton is waiting for you.

Master Keaton is one of Naoki Urasawa's earlier works (in collaboration with Hokusei Katsushika), but despite its outstanding quality, it is nowhere near as famous as Monster or 20th Century Boys. It really should be though. Because of his incredible skills as a former member of the British SAS force, Taichi Hiraga Keaton is called to solve cases all over Europe as read more
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