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●MANGA● AKIRA part 59



AKIRA part 59

Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) No.18
1985-IX-16 | 18 pages | B&W

Collected in the books:
AKIRA 4 in original black & white
All Color AKIRA 7 colored by Steve Oliff
True Color AKIRA 4 colored by Steve Oliff


●BOOK● AKIRA 2




Katsuhiro Otomo's AKIRA (アキラ) ran on Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) from December 20, 1982 to June 25, 1990. Episodes 19 to 33 are collected in this sixth volumeThis edition of AKIRA includes the original black and white artwork and a few color pages at the beginning of each volume.  AKIRA is the longest lasting manga series by Katsuhiro Otomo. It was also adapted as a full length animation movie released in 1988, directed by Otomo himself. 


BOOK DETAILS:

Publisher: Kodansha (講談社)
Release date: 1985-IX-4
Language: Japanese
Number of pages: 301
Size: 25.6 x 17.8 x 2.6 cm (B5)
Reatil price: ¥880
ISBN:4-06-103712-9
ISBN: 978-4-06-103712-0


AVAILABILITY

Amazon JP:http://amzn.to/XbtcTu


COLLECTED EPISODES

AKIRA part 19
Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1983-IX-19
26 pages | Color & B/W

AKIRA part 20
Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1983-X-3
20 pages | B/W


AKIRA part 21
Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1983-X-17
20 pages | B/W




Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1983-XI-7
20 pages | B/W

Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1983-XI-21
20 pages | B/W

Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1983-XII-5
20 pages | B/W

Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1983-XII-19
20 pages | B/W

Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1984-I-2
20 pages | B/W

Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1984-I-16
20 pages | B/W

Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1984-II-20
20 pages | B/W

Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1984-III-5
20 pages | B/W

Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1984-III-19
20 pages | B/W

Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1984-IV-2
20 pages | B/W

Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1984-IV-16
20 pages | B/W

Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) 1984-V-7
20 pages | B/W


OTHER JAPANESE EDITIONS

AKIRA was first published in color in the 90's in the US and Europe. The 38 paperback issues that conformed the collection were also released in Japan packed in twelve box sets, each containing a booklet with the English-to-Japanese translations. The episodes collected in this book correspond to the colored ones included in the box sets:


In 2004, the colored version of AKIRA was released with Japanese text in six volumes that correspond to the six original AKIRA books. The episodes from this book are collected in color in the book:



US EDITION

First edition of AKIRA in black & white in english language. 

BOOK DETAILS:
Publisher: Drak Horse
Release date: 2001-IV-3
Language: English
Number of pages: 304
Size: 9.9 x 7.4 x 1.5 inches (B5)
Retail price: $24,99
ISBN-10: 1569714991
ISBN-13: 978-1569714997


AVAILABILITY
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Amazon US: http://amzn.to/1LUp7JB
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Amazon ES: http://amzn.to/1zorNbL



US EDITION

Kodansha USA re-released AKIRA in english in a edition that is almost identical to the one published by Dark Horse a decade ago.

BOOK DETAILS:
Publisher: Kodansha Comics
Release date: 2010-VI-22
Language: English
Number of pages: 304
Size: 7 x 1.4 x 10 inches (B5)
Retail price: $24,99
ISBN-10: 1935429027
ISBN-13: 978-1935429029


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UK EDITION

Almost identical edition to the one Dark Horse published in the US at the same time.


BOOK DETAILS:
Publisher: Titan Books
Release date: 2001-V-25
Language: English
Number of pages: 301
Size: 17 x 2.3 x 25.8 cm (B5)
Retail price: £24.99
ISBN-10: 184023279X
ISBN-13: 978-1840232790


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GERMAN EDITION

BOOK DETAILS:
Publisher: Carlsen
Release date: 2000-X-31
Language: German
Number of pages: 301
Size: 16,9 x 4 x 25,7 cm (B5)
Retail price: €16
ISBN-10: 3551745226
ISBN-13: 978-3551745224




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FRENCH EDITION

BOOK DETAILS:
Publisher: Glénat
Release date: 1999-VII-7
Language: French
Number of pages: 299
Size: 25,6 x 3 x 18,1 cm (B5)
Retail price: €16

ISBN-10: 2723427994
ISBN-13: 978-2723427999




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FRENCH EDITION: Édition originale


New edition with new translation, subtitled onomatopoeias,
Japanese right to left reading style and original cover design.

BOOK DETAILS
Publisher: Glénat
Release date: 2017-V-10
Language: French
Number of pages: 304
Size: 18 x 2,5 x 13 cm
Retail price: 14.95€
ISBN-10: 2344012419
ISBN-13: 978-2344012413

AVAILABILITY
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ITALIAN EDITION


BOOK 3 DETAILS:
Publisher: Plante Manga
Release date: 1999-III
Language: Italian
Number of pages:
Size: 18 x 26 cm
Retail price: €5,11



BOOK 4 DETAILS:
Publisher: Planet Manga
Release date: 1999-V
Language: Italian
Number of pages:
Size: 18 x 26 cm
Retail price: €5,11






ITALIAN EDITION

BOOK DETAILS: 
Publisher: Panini Comics
Release date: 2006-VII-10
Language: Italian
Number of pages: 304
Size: 25,6 x 3 x 18,1 cm (B5)
Retail price: €15 

ISBN-10: 8883436334
ISBN-13: 978-8883436338

AVAILABILITY
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Amazon US:
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Amazon UK:
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Amazon FR:
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Amazon ES:




SPANISH EDITION

BOOK DETAILS:
Publisher: Ediciones B
Release date: 1999-VII-26
Language: Spanish
Number of pages: 296
Size: 25,6 x 3 x 18,1 cm (B5)
Retail price: €15.50
ISBN-10: 8440693222
ISBN-13: 978-8440693228


AVAILABILITY
Amazon CA: -

●MANGA● AKIRA part 58


AKIRA part 58

Young Magazine (ヤングマガジン) No.17
1985-IX-2 | 18 pages | B&W

Collected in the books:
AKIRA 4 in original black & white
All Color AKIRA 7 colored by Steve Oliff
True Color AKIRA 4 colored by Steve Oliff