Basilisk, Volume 1

Front Cover
Del Rey, May 30, 2006 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 224 pages
5 Reviews
THE BATTLE BEGINS

The Iga clan and the Kouga clan have been sworn enemies for more than four hundred years. Only the Hanzo Hattori truce has kept the two families from all-out war. Now, under the order of Shogun Ieyasu Tokugawa, the truce has finally been dissolved. Ten ninja from each clan must fight to the death in order to determine who will be the next Tokugawa Shogun. The surviving clan will rule for the next thousand years.

But not all the clan members are in agreement. Oboro of the Iga clan and Gennosuke of the Kouga clan have fallen deeply in love. Now these star-crossed lovers have been pitted against each other. Can their romance conquer a centuries-old rivalry? Or is their love destined to end in death?

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
1
4 stars
3
3 stars
0
2 stars
1
1 star
0

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - krau0098 - LibraryThing

This is the third book in the Basilisk series. The series is decently written and illustrated, but the plot has been pretty repetitive and I am disappointed at the roles the women in this series have ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - krau0098 - LibraryThing

This is the 2nd book in the 5 book long Kouga Ninja Scrolls series. This book was very much like the first book in the series; lots of ninjas and lots of fighting. I enjoyed reading it for the most ... Read full review

Other editions - View all