With girl and money troubles, life is hard enough for high school student Yamato, but then he stumbles upon Ultimo, a peculiar-looking puppet. Things only get stranger when Ultimo awakens and his archenemy Vice shows up. Will this be the battle that finally decides good versus evil, or is this just the beginning of a most fantastic adventure?
Ah Ultimo, one of the shonen manga I remember reading chapters of when it was in the American Shonen Jump magazine. When the chapters were stopped being shown in the magazine, they weren't really scanning chapters online and I wasn't in a position to buy the volumes. So for a while I had forgotten about the series until I saw all 12 volumes at my college library at MCC. Now that I finished reading all the... read more
This manga surprised me with its quality. At first I was wary of it because I saw that it was co-written by Stan Lee and I've always disliked American comics because they never have good stories or characters. (They have cool characters, but never interesting.) Also, I read the other review by Mangaislife. (I don't mean any offense, but) This review, in my opinion, is totally off-track. The characters are... read more