When high school student Ageha Yoshina finds a red calling card in an isolated, ringing pay phone, he believes he's merely stumbled upon the game 'Psyren', a curious urban legend. He initially intends to trade information about Psyren to the world's foremost fortune teller for a famous reward, but after his childhood friend Sakurako – who happened to possess one of the cards – disappears, Ageha rushes into the game's dangerous world to find him. Now trapped in a post-apocalyptic landscape and pursued by Psyren's deranged inhabitants, Ageha must fight to survive and unravel this world's mystery before the game takes his life.
Wow, what a manga! It's been a couple of years since I finished reading Psyren and it still remains one of my favorite series of all time. I've yet to read another manga (except for Fullmetal Alchemist) that can match the quality of this one. What I originally thought was going to be a strange, horror based manga ended up being incredibly well rounded and intriguing. Story Psyren is the story of a group of... read more
Psyren is a 16 volume shonen manga that was serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump from 2007 to 2010, where it was sadly canceled. It is about a group of teenagers trying to stop the future from being destroyed Shonen action stories are generally about hype and fights, generally have a lack of truly major characters, and focus around a loose plot that exists solely to add in as many fights as possible. Shonen is my... read more
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