On the eve of nobleman Oz Bezarius's fifteenth birthday, he and his loved ones gather to celebrate in a coming-of-age ceremony. But after Oz steps under a long-stopped clock and the hands finally move once more - thus fulfilling a mysterious prophecy - he is violently thrown into the legendary prison known as the Abyss by three cloaked intruders. Existing in another dimension, the Abyss is home to lifeforms born within its walls known as Chains; these beings can only live in the real world if they make contracts with humans, binding their power to the person's body. However, there's a catch - in time, the human will be overcome by the Chain's power and then thrown into the deepest level of the Abyss. When Oz wakes up in the Abyss he is quickly attacked by hungry Chains, only to be saved by one named Alice - a Chain who appeared just before he was thrown into the prison. Together, the two make a contract and return to the real world, where they are enlisted into the Pandora organization - a group researching both the Abyss and the trio that threw Oz into it. Along with members of Pandora, the duo searches to find Alice's lost memory fragments that are scattered throughout the world, to discover the secrets of the Abyss, and to determine if there's a way their contract can be broken without killing either Oz or Alice.
This is the best thing i have ever read. I found the first book in my school library and absolutely fell in love with it, so i decided to watch the anime and i thought it was fab! I then begged my parents to buy a few volumes for my birthday but they were way too expensive, so i went online and pretty much read solidly for a week or so up to chapter 93 and then i realised the rest weren't out yet.... I... read more
Ok, this probably looks like I'm biased, but it has been a very long time I've been THIS hooked up with a manga. Apparently many fans didn't get the story properly. But if you read the chapters carefully (if possible without any big gaps between chapters) then you understand it. I understood everything and the plot amazed me. All these plot twists. The mangaka has planned the plot from the first chapter... read more
|Pandora Hearts||TV||2009||Anime Adaptation|
|Pandora Hearts Specials||DVD Special||2009||Same Franchise|
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