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Rurouni Kenshin, Volume 9 VIZBIG Edition (Books 25-27)

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Change your perspective: get BIG

R to L (Japanese Style). Change your perspective: get BIG Final Volume!
Toward a New Era: Yukishiro Enishi's plan to cast Kenshin into a living hell of remorse and regret appears to have succeeded. Holding himself responsible for Kaoru's death, Kenshin has taken up residence in the "Fallen Village," a community of outcastes and untouchables. But if he doesn't snap out of his depression soon, there may no longer ...

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Overview

Change your perspective: get BIG

R to L (Japanese Style). Change your perspective: get BIG Final Volume!
Toward a New Era: Yukishiro Enishi's plan to cast Kenshin into a living hell of remorse and regret appears to have succeeded. Holding himself responsible for Kaoru's death, Kenshin has taken up residence in the "Fallen Village," a community of outcastes and untouchables. But if he doesn't snap out of his depression soon, there may no longer be a Tokyo to return to. Kujiranami, the behemoth of a warrior whose arm Kenshin severed during the Bakumatsu, escapes from prison and is bent on total annihilation. Yahiko takes it upon himself to stand up to Kujiranami's madness, but the odds are far from being in the young swordsman's favor.
Meanwhile, Sanosuke also manages to get into his own unique brand of trouble when he steps into a dispute between an old man and a group of land-grabbing yakuza. Little does Sano expect, though, that he was bound for a family reunion he won't soon forget. And finally, to realize his dream for a new Japan that has cleansed itself of the blood of the Bakumatsu, Kenshin and friends make their way to Enishi's island compound for a definitive battle. How does one of the most memorable tales of Meiji era Japan come to a close? Plus, the bonus short story "Yahiko no Sakabato-" and an additional, all-color short story which is being published in English for the very first time!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781421520810
  • Publisher: VIZ Media LLC
  • Publication date: 3/16/2010
  • Series: Rurouni Kenshin Series , #9
  • Edition description: VIZBIG Edition (Books 25-27)
  • Pages: 776
  • Sales rank: 143,640
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.60 (h) x 2.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Nobuhiro Watsuki earned international accolades for his first major manga series, Rurouni Kenshin, about a wandering swordsman in Meiji Era Japan. Serialized in Japan's Weekly Shonen Jump from 1994 to 1999, Rurouni Kenshin quickly became a worldwide sensation, inspiring a spin-off short story ("Yahiko no Sakabato"), an animated TV series, and several animated movies. Watsuki's latest series, Buso Renkin, also available in English from VIZ Media, began publication in Weekly Shonen Jump in June 2003.

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  • Posted April 26, 2010

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    A GREAT Series

    I love having them in the Big Book version fewer books to keep on my shelves which are totally overflowing as it is

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  • Posted April 18, 2010

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    Loved it!

    OMG I can't say how much I love this series. I've bought every volume of the bigviz books. I love Kenshin and the anime just left way to much unexplained and this series is so wonderful. Perfect mix of action, drama and comedy. This is the series that made me fall in love with anime as well with manga. This is a must read for any fan. Plus this ending is one I could live with and feel it was complete unlike reflections. I recommend this to all my friends.

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