- Series: Ikigami (Book 5)
- Paperback: 232 pages
- Publisher: VIZ Media LLC (May 11, 2010)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1421531658
- ISBN-13: 978-1421531656
- Product Dimensions: 8.2 x 0.7 x 5.3 inches
- Shipping Weight: 9.6 ounces
- Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #736,794 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Ikigami: The Ultimate Limit, Vol. 5 Paperback – May 11, 2010
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About the Author
Motoro Mase was born in Aichi in Japan in 1969 and is also the artist of Kyoichi and, with Keigo Higashino, HEDS, which, like Ikigami, was serialized in Young Sunday. In 1998, Mase's AREA was nominated for Shogakukan's 43rd grand prize for a comic by a new artist.
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Top Customer Reviews
Especially now that the storyline is showing more progress into the life of Fujimoto and learning more about what happens to government officials who begin questioning their job role and also what happens to “social miscreants”. The two stories are very interesting because as the previous episodes have dealt with how people deal with them receiving an ikigami but how they would live their final day, we are now starting to see the rebellious side of people who are against the immunizations let alone against the National Welfare Immunization program.
Meanwhile, Fujimoto meets with Dr. Kubo who begins questioning his loyalty to the National Welfare Immunization program.
There is so much fear in this alternate storyline of Japan of people afraid to speak out against it in fears that their life may be over, it’s interesting to see episodes that touch on this subject and to see where it will take Fujimoto in the next volume.
From Mase’s character designs and artwork to the overall storyline, this is definitely a manga series that is worth recommending. It’s a serious and compelling manga series but just so captivating to see how people deal with death. And definitely a unique storyline that anyone can get into and really enjoy.
“Ikigami – The Ultimate Limit” is highly recommended!