Kurohime, Volume 1

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VIZ Media LLC, Sep 4, 2007 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 200 pages
"Kurohime is a buxom witch with the power to control magical guns. She once made the mistake of challenging the gods and was cursed for her foolishness. Transformed into a little girl named Himeko, she can only regain her former body and powers when she falls in love. But finding love in a world fraught with evil is no easy task"--p. [4] of cover, vol. 1.

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User Review  - bakabaka84 - LibraryThing

This one was rather average. I've seen this type of story done before and done better; Kurohime stays true to the archetype but does nothing to surpass it. The art is good but again nothing i haven't ... Read full review

Gods, Devils, and bullets galore!

User Review  - WereFox - Borders

Something besides a gang of haters seems to be following kurohime and zero. While kurohime focuses on tracking down her past and filling the holes in her memory Zero faces the challenges of being in ... Read full review


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About the author (2007)

Masanori·Ookamigumi·Katakura made his manga debut as the artist for GENOCIDER MAMI, a three-volume collaboration with writer Takeshi Narumi. Katakura wrote and illustrated his next work, GO DA GUN, which was serialized in Japan's Monthly Shonen Jump and concluded after 16 volumes. Katakura's most recent series, MAHOTSUKAI KUROHIME first appeared in Monthly Shonen Jump extra in 2000, and has been running in Monthly Shonen Jump since 2003. The enormous popularity of the series led to the creation of a KUROHIME game for the PS2, released in Japan in March 2006.

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