Battle Royale, Volume 1
In the future, random Jr. High School classes are chosen to compete in a game called Battle Royale. The rules: only one student can survive after 3 days on an island or else they all perish. Weapons are handed out and each student is sent out into the field alone and unprepared for the horror that awaits them. The classmates turn upon themselves in a battle for survival, treaties are made and broken, and former friends become foes as the relentless countdown continues. Amid the betrayals and rising body count, two classmates confess their love for each other and swear to survive this deadly game together.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - EMaree - LibraryThing
Brilliantly violent and stylised, sticking true to it's manga routes without falling into the cookie-cutter trappings of the art and fully capturing the bloody atmosphere and terror of the story. It's ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Kurt.Rocourt - LibraryThing
The manga adaptation of the novel. Bloody good stuff. And the art is amazing with it's bloody detail. Read full review