Blade of the Immortal 79 NM Dark Horse Hiroaki Samura Movie Amazon Prime TV Series


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Blade of the Immortal (1996) #79

Published May 2003 by Dark Horse.


And now we return to romance. Ah, the wind in the trees, the white heron of love flitting through the branches, the…setup for what’s looking to be a deadly trap! It’s back to Anotsu and Hisoka, fresh from their romantic walk in the woods, and back into the lion’s den that is the Shingyötö ryü. Anotsu might still have to compete for control of the ryü, but now there’s a surprise element that could change the game for good. Cover price $2.99.

Blade of the Immortal is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hiroaki Samura. It was serialized in Kodansha’s seinen manga magazine Monthly Afternoon from June 1993 to December 2012, with its chapters collected in 30 tankobon volumes. The series is set in Japan during the mid-Tokugawa Shogunate period and follows the cursed samurai Manji, who has to kill 1,000 evil men in order to regain his mortality.

A 2008 anime television series adaptation was produced by Bee Train. Also in 2008, the novel Blade of the Immortal: Legend of the Sword Demon was released by Kodansha. A live action film adaptation of the same name was released in April 2017. A second anime adaptation by Liden Films was broadcast from October 2019 to March 2020. In North America, the manga has been published by Dark Horse Comics. The first anime series was licensed by Media Blasters. The second anime series is licensed by Amazon Prime Video.

Near mint, 1st print. Bag&Board, Been sitting boxed for 20+ years, one owner!