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Japanese: KUROZUKA-黒塚-


Type: Manga
Volumes: 10
Chapters: 40
Status: Finished
Published: Jul 17, 2002 to Oct 18, 2006
Genres: Sci-Fi Sci-Fi, Supernatural Supernatural
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Oh Super Jump
Authors: Yumemakura, Baku (Story), Noguchi, Takashi (Art)


Score: 7.061 (scored by 21122,112 users)
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Ranked: #72162
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Popularity: #2550
Members: 6,648
Favorites: 62

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A tale of obsessive love and constant pursuit, told over a 1000 years.

Escaping from a brother who had just ascended the throne, Yoshitsune, along with his servant, comes across a house in the middle of a desolate mountain. Oddly enough, only a young woman lives there, who seems to possess a very dark and ominous past.

(Source: Izumo no Ryuu)


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Oct 4, 2013
Mixed Feelings
When I first stumbled upon Kurozuka, I thought I found a piece of gem. After reading it, I come to realise how wrong I was.

The first few chapters were great, the characters were believable, the anticipated relationship development with our hero and heroine leaves you wanting for more, and the art promoted a sense of mystery and suspense which perfectly fit the story.

Fast forward a few chapters and I’ll guarantee that you will be utterly confused, in fact I’ll even be willing to bet my secret porn stash that you will be confused right till the end. The time skips, the introduction of ...
Dec 22, 2008
Mixed Feelings
I read this after being starved for some ultra violence after reading gants while the violence is there. And I really enjoyed the first volume the tartintino style story telling can be a bit jarring and some of the charcters i found to become less likeable as the story went on. And I love tarintino but it got confusing trying to figure out what era I was reading. By the second volume the time jumps got too much for me ill return to it eventally just not just yet. I found the art beautiful and but the story was a little to out there for ...
Jun 4, 2014
Mixed Feelings
I watched the anime adaptation of this manga, and got somewhat confused about the ending and other elements of the plot. So I decided to read this to try to sort things out, only to end up more confused than I already was.
I won't go too deep on this since I'm keeping this spoiler free.

The plot isn't told in a regular chronological way. Nothing wrong with that, but in this case the time jumps and flashbacks just confuse the readers. Eventually it focuses on one period and sticks to it, but it doesn't help much. It tries too hard to be something different and ...


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