Akira Volume 3 (Paperback)

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This is book number 3 in the Akira series.

Description


IN THE 21ST CENTURY, the glittering Neo-Tokyo has risen from the rubble of a Tokyo destroyed by an apocalyptic telekinetic blast from a young boy called Akira—the subject of a covert government experiment gone wrong now imprisoned for three decades in frozen stasis. But Tetsuo, an unstable youth with immense paranormal abilities of his own, has done the unthinkable: He has released Akira and set into motion a chain of events that could once again destroy the city and drag the world to the brink of Armageddon. Resistance agents and an armada of government forces race against the clock to find the child with godlike powers before his unstoppable destructive abilities are unleashed.

One of the true international classics of graphic fiction, Akira has once again taken America by storm. Artist/writer/filmmaker Katsuhiro Otomo is acclaimed worldwide as a master storyteller, and Akira showcases Otomo at the peak of his creative form. Akira is a timeless, epic work of unforgettable beauty, horror, and imagination.

Praise For…


“Utterly unlike anything you’ve experienced before.”—Warren Ellis, award-winning creator of Planetary


Product Details
ISBN: 9781935429043
ISBN-10: 1935429043
Publisher: Kodansha Comics
Publication Date: July 13th, 2010
Pages: 280
Language: English
Series: Akira