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Benkei in New York

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Freesia

Freesia

Freesia is set in an alternative Japanese society that is at war, and has passed a law legalizing retaliatory killings. If somebody kills your loved one, you are legally sanctioned to kill, or hire someone to kill, the victimizer. The manga is set around a character who works for a firm that specializes in these retaliatory killings.

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The main characters in these seinen manga make a living carrying out other people's revenge. If you liked one and are looking for something else that's gritty and murder-tastic, check out the other, though Freesia is more pulp-y/gory, and Benkei reminds me of film noir.

The Hard

The Hard

M60-toting Kenji Hado, known as "the Hard", pays his divorce bills by working in the US as a bounty hunter. Masseria, a ruthless and ambitious mafia boss, targets his family - starting with the Hard's father-in-law, a Don in the NY mafia. Hard's aim, while poor when sober, becomes extremely accurate when drunk!

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ABLE

ABLE

Arizona State, Cameron - 1:23 P.M. While two men meet, a gunfight suddenly happens between them. One of them stays alive, then leaves. A woman breaks free from the trunk of the car she’d been left in and picks up the revolver that had been dropped and...

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Gunsmith Cats: Burst

Gunsmith Cats: Burst

Rally Vincent and Minnie-May Hopkins are two regular American girls. Regular American girls who own a gun shop, and might have dabbled in prostituion, respectively. And who happen to be a crack shot and an explosives expert, respectively. These might be odd skills for American girls, but these two happen to be Chicago's top bounty hunters. Rally can shoot the trigger off a gun from a good distance, and May generally wreaks havoc with explosions and cuteness. And together, with some very useful friends and associates, they make up the Gunsmith Cats.

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Gaikou Kakkaku

Gaikou Kakkaku

Includes the following chapters:

  • 1. Yume-Zamurai
  • 2. Sengoku Juuhei Magoichi
  • 3. Raiden Tokkou
  • 4-5. Dangan Gaki
  • 6. Chigusa-touge no Arashi
  • 7. Rapid Fire
  • 8. Gaikou Kakkaku

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Red Velvet (Yumi TADA)

Red Velvet (Yumi TADA)

In Los Angeles, two friends support each other no matter what. Al has lost his mother who ran a cake shop. As it's the only thing left by her, he's determined to collect all her cake recipes. His childhood friend Randy can't cut ties with a group of thieves. While both men struggle with certain fateful events in their lifes, they always have their back to make sure they never are alone.

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Kenshin

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Uto Yujiro, a Japanese youngster who cross the sea to the home of the Eskimos - a cold & freezing place in northern Alaska, in order to become a top class whaler, but after he met a powerful boxer called Jim, his life's destiny has changed dramatically.

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Sky Hawk

Sky Hawk

Two defeated samurai are exiled from Japan during the Boshin War of 1868 as the new Meiji government took hold. Ending up in Crow Territory in North America, they encounter Crazy Horse, chief of the Oglalas, and soon form a profound friendship and respect for each other's cultures. This respect was felt so deeply that the two Japanese travelers end up fighting alongside the Oglalas at the infamous encounter at Little Bighorn.

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