Rurouni Kenshin, Volume 25

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VIZ Media LLC, Apr 4, 2006 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 208 pages
Action, romance, and historical intrigue help make Nobuhiro Watsuki's Rurouni Kenshin, the tale of a wandering swordsman set against the backdrop of the Meiji Restoration, one of the most popular Shonen Jump titles among fans to date. Himura Kenshin, once an assassin (or hitokiri) of ferocious power, now fights to protect the honor of those in need.

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User Review  - camarie - LibraryThing

I love this series. Kenshin is adorable and kick-ass. I also enjoy the stories of friendships and rivalries. The historical references are cool as well. All in all, I recommend this series if you're looking for a decent manga. Read full review

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User Review  - raksou - LibraryThing

This series has a few ups and downs. I feel the fighting is too confusing, you cant quite get a grasp of what is happening. The story line is repetitive. It is a constant flow of one on one fights ... Read full review

About the author (2006)

Nobuhiro Watsuki was born in Tokyo, Japan in 1970. He became a manga artist, and his first comic 'Podmark' won him the Pop Step Award. Watsuki was an assistant to Takeshi Obata for a while, working on 'Arabian Lamp' and 'Chikara Mito Denzetsu'. In 1994, magazine Sueisha published a 31-page story by him which proved to be the introduction to the popular series 'Rurouni Kenshin'. These series were also made into animation.

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