Shaman King, Volume 9

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VIZ Media LLC, May 2, 2006 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 208 pages
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Junior high whiz kid Manta Oyamada was taking a shortcut through the cemetery one night when he met a strange kid--Yoh Asakura, shaman who saved Manta from cemetery-desecrating gang members--but that was just the beginning. Because Yoh is not the only shaman in the world--and danger comes to visit them in the form of a Chinese shaman with ruthless ambitions.

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The third volume seems to be where the series is finally finding its focus and ramping up for the inevitable staple of most shonen stories, the battle royale. At the same time, it has already achieved ... Read full review

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User Review  - timothyl33 - LibraryThing

Wow. Character development AND a new power up! Volume 4 of Shaman King focuses on You's attempt at gaining strength in preparation for the next battle of the tournament: his rematch with Tao Ren. Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Hiroyuki Takei debuted in Weekly Shonen Jump in 1997 by creating Butsu Zone . He then became one of the most popular creators and artists in Japan by creating Shaman King in 1998. To date, with the release of all 19 volumes of the graphic novel, this title has sold over 16 million copies. It was produced as an anime in 2001 and it became an instant hit. Takei was awarded the Hop Step Award and Tezuka Award.

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