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Battle angel alita : Mars chronicle. 1

Yukito Kishiro (author), Stephen Paul (translator)
Title
Battle angel alita : Mars chronicle. 1
Author
Yukito Kishiro
Translator
Stephen Paul
Language
English
Original language
Japanese
Original title
Gunnm : Mars Chronicle 1
Publisher
New York: Kodansha Comics, © 2018
208 p. : ill., z/w
ISBN
9781632366153 (paperback)

About Yukito Kishiro

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Yukito Kishiro (木城 ゆきと, Kishiro Yukito) is a Japanese manga artist born in Tokyo in 1967 and raised in Chiba. As a teenager he was influenced by the mecha anime Armored Trooper Votoms and Mobile Suit Gundam, in particular the designs of Yoshikazu Yasuhiko, as well as the works of manga artist Rumiko Takahashi. He began his career at age 17, with his debut manga, Space Oddity, in the Weekly Shonen Sunday. He is best known for the cyberpunk series Battle Angel Alita.

Works

  • Hito (1997), a collection of short stories:
    "Space Oddity" (気怪, Kikai, 1984)
    "The Planet of Depths" (Read more on Wikipedia