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Best Blue

Best Blue

Alternative Titles

English: Best Blue
Synonyms: 31 Heroes
Japanese: ベストブルー


Type: Manga
Volumes: 3
Chapters: 21
Status: Finished
Published: Jul 13, 2015 to Nov 21, 2015
Genres: Shounen, Sports
Authors: Hirakata, Masahiro (Story & Art)
Serialization: Shounen Jump (Weekly)


Score: 6.251 (scored by 284 users)
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Ranked: #131282
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Popularity: #8569
Members: 634
Favorites: 2
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Volumes: /3
Chapters: /21


Swim through the center of youth!

A blue summer comes to Jump!

Aim for the legend! A boy swims alone on a remote island. But he will have a destined meeting in Aono!

(Source: ANN)

Included one-shot:
Volume 2: Best Blue (pilot)
Volume 3: 31 Heroes


As a part of the JUMP START initiative, the first three chapters of Best Blue were published in English in VIZ Media's digital Weekly Shonen Jump on the same day as the Japanese release.


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Aug 4, 2014
Mod edit: This review was originally posted for "31 Heroes" and has subsequently been merged into "Best Blue".

To be honest, one shots are hard to do right. And despite good intentions the authors efforts can fall on its face at times, and that is what happened in the case of '31 Heroes'.

Everything about the plot is already apparent from the synopsis, the story starts with the main character getting special super powers to be a hero, then while trying to brag about his powers to his classmates he found out that the other students also had the same occurrence and each were granted unique read more
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