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Afro Samurai

Alternative Titles

English: Afro Samurai
Japanese: アフロサムライ

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 2
Chapters: 10
Status: Finished
Published: Sep 2, 2008 to Feb 3, 2009
Genres: SamuraiSamurai
Authors: Okazaki, Takashi (Story & Art)
Serialization: None

Statistics

Score: 6.991 (scored by 21942,194 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #77072
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Popularity: #2705
Members: 4,544
Favorites: 70
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Synopsis

In the bleak world of the swordsman, it is said that he who becomes the Number 1 samurai shall rule the world. And only Number 2 is allowed to challenge Number 1. Afro Samurai has assumed the mantle of Number 2, seeking vengeance against Number 1, a gunman who killed his father years ago. But assassins lurk at every corner, seeking to rob Afro Samurai of the title of Number 2. Can Afro survive long enough to exact his revenge?

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Background

Afro Samurai was published in English by Seven Seas Entertainment from September 30, 2008 to February 28, 2009.

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Characters

Samurai, Afro
Main
Ninja Ninja
Supporting
Jinno
Supporting
Justice
Supporting
Otsuru
Supporting
Brother One
Supporting
Sword Master
Supporting

More reviewsReviews

Jun 30, 2013
KissMyAnthia (All reviews)
Afro Samurai follows the lone protagonist Afro in his journey to avenge his father and claim the title of the strongest warrior. Along the way, we discover the sacrifices he has made and how far his revenge will take him. The setup and delivery is very basic, with Afro cutting down any and all who stand in his way, in the goriest and most graphic way possible. In terms of story and characters, there isn't anything particularly special, however, the delivery makes up for this, presenting amazing scenes which keep you hooked.Whilst many people have seen the anime, very few have read this manga adaption, read more
Jul 2, 2020
Lag0n (All reviews)
Review in English and Portuguese
Review in English:
Story: 5/10 the story is kind of vague, causing a lot of confusion, which is simply an objective of the MC to kill Number 1 because he killed his MC’s father to become Number 1. Only that there are some things that confuse a lot, because Number one after killing MC’s father tells him to be number 2 and go after him for revenge, but in the middle of a Flashback it’s another person who is in the number 2 range and is the MC’s master he needs to kill him to get it, apart from the million bore read more

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