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Kanata no Astra

Kanata no Astra

Alternative Titles

English: Astra Lost in Space
Japanese: 彼方のアストラ

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 5
Chapters: 49
Status: Finished
Published: May 9, 2016 to Dec 30, 2017
Authors: Shinohara, Kenta (Story & Art)
Serialization: Shounen Jump+

Statistics

Score: 8.071 (scored by 293 users)
1 indicates a weighted score. Please note that 'Not yet published' titles are excluded.
Ranked: #7782
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #6110
Members: 1,273
Favorites: 12
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Volumes: /5
Chapters: /49
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Synopsis

The year is 2061, when space travel is now possible and commercially viable, and the students of Caird High School embark on their Planet Camp.

But soon after Group B5 arrived at their planetary camp site, a mysterious and unforeseen sentient light sphere warps its 9 members into outer space, stranding them 5012 light years away from their home planet.

With the discovery of an old, unmanned spaceship nearby, the students must stay strong, manage their limited resources and remain united in the darkness of space, so that all of them can survive their long and likely perilous trek back home aboard the Astra.

(Source: Batoto)

Background

Kanata no Astra has been published in English as Astra Lost in Space by VIZ Media since December 5, 2017.

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More reviewsReviews

Dec 30, 2017
BluePikmin11 (All reviews)
I came across this series right after consuming one of SJ’s recent series The Promised Neverland. A friend I know on Twitter recommended two titles to me, Kimetsu no Yaiba and Astra Lost in Space. The latter was the one he loved the most and he told me it was a more obscure SJ title that has yet to see deserved praise. Given my sense of empathy, I wanted to look into Astra Lost in Space first to see if I would love it as my friend.

I was highly impressed with the art and character design, immediately thinking about why this has become notable read more
Oct 18, 2017
DanoTheFano (All reviews)
Preliminary
Okay wow, I don't know why no one has reviewed this manga yet, but I'll give it my best. Do realize that I am only on chapter 43 (which is the most recent chapter as of October 18th, 2017) so I might have to update my rating as more chapters are released. I'll try not to spoil anything, so my review will be pretty generic and non-specific just to avoid those small spoilers, but I'm only human so there will be tinise tiny spoilers ahead. I'll keep it small, but I won't be going over individual character traits or plot details, but other than that read more
Oct 25, 2017
Gimme_Apen (All reviews)
Preliminary
If you're looking for a space exploration manga with likable characters and awesome plot, This is the manga for you

Story = 10
I like how the story unfolds, it isn't slow nor was it too fast-paced but just about the right amount. It hardly have any filler since each chapter builds up the story, stacks nicely, and how it kept me wanting for more.

Art = 9
""The art compliments the story"

It's a tip top quality as you can get. From the ships detail, to the scenery of different Biome, and the food they eat. Great quality.

Character = 9
If the plot is the cream, then the characters read more

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