Vampire Hunter D Volume 1

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Dark Horse, 2005 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 268 pages
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12,090 A.D. It is a dark time for the world. Humanity is just crawling out from under three hundred years of domination by the race of vampires known as the Nobility. The war against the vampires has taken its toll; cities lie in ruin, the countryside is fragmented into small villages and fiefdoms that still struggle against nightly raids by the fallen vampires-and the remnants of their genetically manufactured demons and werewolves.

Every village wants a Hunter-one of the warriors who have pledged their laser guns and their swords to the eradication of the Nobility. But some Hunters are better than others, and some bring their own kind of danger with them...

From creator Hideyuki Kikuchi, one of Japan's leading horror authors with illustrations by renowned Japanese artist, Yoshitaka Amano, best known for his illustrations in Neil Gaiman's Sandman: The Dream Hunters and the Final Fantasy games.

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User Review  - HayMicheal - LibraryThing

I really like these because of the unusual setting. The plot is simple, its an easy read, and the messages about humanity are plain enough. But, maybe that's all it needs. It stands true for the whole series. Read full review

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User Review  - TeaCat - LibraryThing

My brother gave this to me to read after hearing I had only seen the movie. He said it was better. Is it? I suppose so. Only one thing stops me from giving it a higher rating. The constant use of ... Read full review

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