Color of Rage
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English: Color of Rage
Synonyms: Naki no Ishimatsu, Crybaby Ishimatsu
Japanese: からぁ怒


Type: Manga
Volumes: 1
Chapters: 9
Status: Finished
Published: , 1984
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, DramaDrama, HistoricalHistorical, SeinenSeinen
Authors: Koike, Kazuo (Story), Kanou, Seisaku (Art)
Serialization: None


Score: 6.561 (scored by 421421 users)
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Ranked: #120582
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Popularity: #10209
Members: 1,087
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Two slave free themselves from a slave ship, one a Japanese man, the other an African American. After escaping they find themselves on shore in Edo-era Japan, a society with a strong caste system, isolated from the world. How will the Japanese people perceive this giant black man, how will they survive? But first things first, how will they get these shackles off their feet?

(Source: Dark Horse)

Included one-shot: Naki no Ishimatsu (Crybaby Ishimatsu)


Colored was published in English as Color of Rage by Dark Horse on November 23, 2011.



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Sep 22, 2016
PunkChinaDoll (All reviews)
Colored or Color of rage is another great historical manga written by Kazuo Koike, the man behind "Lone wolf and cub".

The story, set in Edo period Japan show the adventures of two escaped slaves by name of George and King, African and Japanese, and their encounters with injustice and brutality of the era. Being former slaves themselves, they rush to help to those in need, sometimes they succeed in their efforts, but sometimes they fail because in reality, you can't save everyone alone.

The story shows how peasants and generally weak people were treated by the more powerful, strong people. The treatment of the humans is read more

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