Shaman King (manga)

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[ serialized in [Shonen Jump USA], serialized in [Weekly Shonen Jump] ]

Related anime:
    Funbari no Uta (manga) (spinoff)
    Shaman King (TV) (adaptation)
      Shaman King (special)

Alternative title:
Vua Pháp Thuật (Vietnamese) 
Король-шаман (Russian) 
シャーマンキング (Japanese) 
通靈童子 (Chinese (Taiwan)) 
Genres: action , comedy , drama , supernatural 
Themes: demons , ghosts 
Objectionable content: Mild 
Plot Summary: In a world of spirits, there are shamans. Shamans who connect people with the world of spirits. They help guide people and seeks advice. Manta Oyamada is one of those people can see see spirits. One night, he meets Yoh Asakura, a lazy-lacking shaman. They gradually become best friends and Manta finds out about Yoh's past and why he's in Tokyo. As Yoh and his spirit partner Amidamaru confront spirits, they also meet many enemies like Ren. As he meets those enemies, Yoh tries to achieve his goal of becoming the Shaman King. 
User Ratings: 432 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 41 votes (Eng:18, sub:12, dub:6, ?:2, raw:1, others:2
1 Portuguese
1 Swedish
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 Excellent: 68 votes (Eng:31, sub:16, dub:14, raw:1, edit.dub:1, others:5
1 Spanish subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 Portuguese
1 Indonesia
1 Spanish
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 Very good: 113 votes (Eng:61, sub:23, dub:15, ?:4, edit.dub:4, raw:2, others:4
1 German
1 Dutch subtitled
1 Dutch dubbed
1 Portuguese subtitled
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 Good: 111 votes (Eng:67, dub:20, sub:10, ?:2, raw:1, raw:1, others:10
3 French
2 Dutch dubbed
2 Swedish
1 Danish
1 Spanish
1 Italian
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 Decent: 59 votes (Eng:31, sub:14, dub:7, ?:3, raw:1, edit.dub:1, others:2
1 Spanish dubbed
1 Italian
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 So-so: 20 votes (Eng:13, sub:2, dub:1, others:4
1 French dubbed
1 Portuguese
1 Danish
1 French
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 Not really good: 4 votes (Eng:3, raw:1)
 Weak: 8 votes (Eng:4, sub:1, ?:1, others:2
1 Danish
1 Portuguese subtitled
)
 Bad: 6 votes (Eng:5, sub:1)
 Awful: 2 votes (sub:1, Eng:1)
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 1224 users, rank: #41 (of 4407)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 7.433 (Good+), std. dev.: 1.6653, rank: #1981 (of 4425)
Weighted mean: 7.290 (Good+), rank: #2048 (of 4425) (seen all: 7.87 / seen some: 7.38 / won't finish: 5.42)
Bayesian estimate: 7.295 (Good+), rank: #1581 (of 2764)
Number of tankoubon: 32 
Number of pages: 192 
Volumes:
#01. A Shaman in Tokyo 
#02. Kung-Fu Master 
#03. The Lizard Man 
#04. The Over Soul 
#05. The Abominable Dr. Faust 
#06. Road Trip to Izumo 
#07. Clash at Mata Cemetary 
#08. The Road to the Tao Stronghold 
Vintage:
1998 to 2004 (Shonen Jump Japan 1998 No.31 to 2004 No.40) 
2000-04-01 to 2006-06-16 (France) 
2003 to 2005 (Italy) 
2003-02-04 to 2007-07-03 (North America, serialized in Shonen Jump) 
2004-08-29 to 2007-01-15 (México) 
2007-06-30 (Sweden) 
2009-04-02 (Vietnamese by Kimdong Publisher) 
Release dates: We have 177
Links: We have 3
Trivia: We have 3
Review:
Shaman King GN 1 (Dec 5, 2004)
News: Show:
Viz Media Shonen Jump (Jul 24, 2010)
VIZ Media Industry Panel (Jul 3, 2010)
Weekend Wrapup 1/3 - 7/3 (Mar 8, 2009)
New Shows on YTV (Sep 21, 2005)
YTV Picks up 4Kids Shows (May 5, 2005)
4Kids TV Replaces FoxBox (Jan 19, 2005)
Shaman King Under Strain (Nov 15, 2004)
Otakon 2004 - FUNimation (Aug 12, 2004)
Funimation (Sep 1, 2003)
Shaman King Debut (Jan 27, 2003)
Shonen Jump #1 Contents (Oct 3, 2002)
Shounen Jump Exposed (Jul 30, 2002)
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Graphic novel
    Shaman King (GN 1) 2003-08-06 (from $5.96)
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Story & Art: Hiroyuki Takei 
(none)
Japanese companies
Publisher: Shueisha 
English staff
English cast
Translation: Lillian Olsen 

Adaptation: Lance Caselman 
Associate Managing Editor: Albert Totten 
Cover Design: Sean Lee 
Editor-in-Chief: Hyoe Narita 
Graphic Design: Sean Lee 
Lettering:
Kathryn Renta (Vol's 6-11) 
Susan Daigle-Leach 
Managing Editor: Annette Roman 
Touch-up Art: Kathryn Renta (Vol's 6-11) 
VP of Sales & Marketing: Liza Coppola 
(none)
English companies
Distributor: Madman Entertainment (Australia & New Zealand) 
Licensed by: Viz Media 
French cast
French staff
Translation: Sébastien Gesell 

Adaptation: Sébastien Gesell 
(none)
French companies
Publisher: Kana 
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
(none)
Publisher:
Glénat España (Spain) 
Grupo Editorial Vid (Mexico) 
Spanish cast
(none)
Italian staff
Italian companies
(none)
Publisher: Editions Star Comics 
Italian cast
(none)
German staff
German companies
Translation: Hirofumi Yamada 
Publisher: Carlsen Comics 
Serialized In: Banzai! 
German cast
(none)
Dutch staff
Dutch cast
Translation: Aleksandar Jankovic 

Script Check:
Peter Beverloo 
Willem Keessen 
(none)
Dutch companies
Publisher: Kana Netherlands 
Translation: Nekotachi Entertainment 
Russian staff
Russian companies
(none)
Publisher: Comix-ART 
Russian cast
(none)
Portuguese cast
Portuguese staff
Translation: Arnaldo Oka 
(none)
Portuguese companies
Publisher: JBC (Brazil) 
Swedish staff
Swedish cast
Translation: Magnus Johansson 
(none)
Swedish companies
Publisher: Bonnier Carlsen 
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
(none)
Chinese (Taiwan) cast
(none)
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