Old Boy

Vol: 8; Ch: 79
4.02 out of 5 from 160 votes
Rank #1,622
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In an old building, between floors seven and eight, a man has been incarcerated in a locked room for the last ten years. With no idea as to why he was taken in the first place, nor where he is, the man has spent the last decade alone with no contact to the outside world except for the television in the corner. One day, a group of men in dark suits burst into his cell and announce that his sentence is over before stuffing him in a suitcase and dumping him in a park. Free to do as he wishes, the man has just one thing on his mind: revenge against those who ruined his life. Now with the perfectly honed body and a festering anger gained from his time alone, he has become a lethal fighter hell bent on finding out exactly what the reason for his imprisonment was, the people behind it, and making them pay for it.

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4L3x's avatar by 4L3x on Nov 29, 2013
Score: 5/10

¿Que sería lo primero que harías, si tras diez años encerrado en una pequeña habitación, sin ventanas y con una televisión como única compañía, fueses liberado tan repentinamente como te encerraron? Esta es la pregunta que te hace el manga OldBoy que sin duda es un lindo uppercut que te vuela la mente, hace unos días en la web me... read more

zackarith's avatar by zackarith on Jan 8, 2014
Score: 8.5/10

As far as complexity and depth you wont find much better, as a mystery man that has locked away 25 year old Shinchi Goto and menipulates all aspects of his life until Goto finds himself wraped up in a life or death game to find the truth about who would want him locked and why. The auther does an amazing job of catching the deepest part of the human psyche and brilliantly pertraying real human emotions... read more

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