Knights of the Zodiac (manga)

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[ serialized in [Weekly Shonen Jump] ]

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Alternative title:
I Cavalieri dello zodiaco (Italian) 
Les Chevaliers du Zodiaque (French) 
Los Caballeros del Zodiaco (Spanish) 
Os Cavaleiros do Zodíaco (Portuguese) 
Saint Seiya 
聖闘士星矢 <セイントセイヤ> (Japanese) 
聖鬥士星矢 (Chinese (Taiwan)) 
성투사 성시 (Korean) 
Genres: action , supernatural 
Objectionable content: Significant 
Plot Summary: Seiya is a 13 years old kid who has been training to get the title of "knight of Athenna". Once he obtains the Pegasus' bronze armor, he returns to Japan to participate in the Galactic Tournament, hoping his lost sister will watch him on TV. Soon, the story turns into the fight of Seiya aside his brothers to protect humanity from the forces of evil, under the protection of Saori Kido, Athena's encarnation. 
User Ratings: 158 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 47 votes (?:20, Eng:14, dub:2, sub:2, others:9
4 Spanish
2 Spanish subtitled
2 Italian
1 French dubbed
)
 Excellent: 12 votes (Eng:5, sub:2, ?:1, others:4
2 Spanish
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 Portuguese dubbed
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 Very good: 27 votes (Eng:8, sub:4, dub:3, raw:2, others:10
3 Portuguese
2 Italian
1 Spanish edited dub
1 Italian dubbed
1 Spanish subtitled
1 Spanish
1 French
)
 Good: 24 votes (Eng:9, raw:4, dub:3, sub:2, edit.dub:1, others:5
2 Portuguese
1 Spanish edited dub
1 Spanish
1 Spanish dubbed
)
 Decent: 21 votes (Eng:7, dub:5, ?:1, edit.dub:1, others:7
2 French
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 Italian
1 Portuguese dubbed
1 Portuguese
1 Spanish dubbed
)
 So-so: 5 votes (Eng:5)
 Not really good: 8 votes (Eng:2, sub:2, dub:1, others:3
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 Spanish
1 Portuguese
)
 Weak: 4 votes (dub:2, ?:1, Eng:1)
 Bad: 2 votes (dub:1, Eng:1)
 Awful: 2 votes (Eng:2)
 Worst ever: 6 votes (Eng:3, sub:2, dub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 322 users, rank: #244 (of 4397)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 7.361 (Good+), std. dev.: 2.6029, rank: #2070 (of 4413)
Weighted mean: 6.925 (Good), rank: #2806 (of 4413) (seen all: 7.86 / seen some: 6.31 / won't finish: 5.22)
Bayesian estimate: 6.947 (Good), rank: #2098 (of 2761)
Number of tankoubon: 28 
Number of pages: 192 
Chapter titles: We have 110
Vintage:
1986 to 1990 (Shonen Jump Japan 1986 No.1+2 to 1990 No.49) 
1992-07 to 1994-06-15 (Italy) 
2001 (Brazil - 1st Publication - 1/2 Tankohon Format) 
2003-09-24 to 2005-08-17 (México) 
2004-01-06 to 2010-02-02 (North America) 
2011-11 (Brazil - 2nd Edition - Tankohon Format) 
Release dates: We have 159
Links: We have 3
Comment:
There were two major editions/publication of this manga. One of them is the original publication that were printed in the late eighties/early nineties. This first edition is smaller, has a paperback cover, and averages at around 200 pages.
The second edition of the manga was printed in 2000 and is a collectors edition reprint. The pages are bigger, has a semi-hard cover with an outer sleeve, its general cover color was gold rather than a plain gloss white, and averages around 350 pages making a total of 15 volumes. 
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eBook
    Knights of the Zodiac - The Knights of Athena (eBook 1) 2014-01-14 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Death Match! Pegasus vs. Dragon (eBook 2) 2013-12-31 (from $5.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Phoenix! The Warrior From Hell (eBook 3) 2014-01-14 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Phoenix! The Warrior From Hell (eBook 4) 2014-01-21 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Execution! (eBook 5) 2014-01-28 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Resurrection! (eBook 6) 2014-02-04 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Medusa's Shield (eBook 7) 2014-02-11 (from $5.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - The Twelve Palaces (eBook 8) 2014-02-18 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - For the Sake of Our Goddess (eBook 9) 2014-02-25 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Shaka: Close to Godhood! (eBook 10) 2014-03-04 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - To You I Entrust Athena (eBook 11) 2014-03-11 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Death Match in the Master's Chamber! (eBook 12) 2014-03-11 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Athena Revived! (eBook 13) 2014-03-18 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - The Magic Flute (eBook 14) 2014-03-18 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - The Undersea Shrine (eBook 15) 2014-03-25 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - The Soul Hunter (eBook 16) 2014-03-25 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Athena's Prayers (eBook 17) 2014-04-01 (from $5.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - The End of the Azure Waves (eBook 18) 2014-04-08 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - 108 Stars of Darkness (eBook 19) 2014-04-08 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Battle for the 12 Palaces (eBook 20) 2014-04-15 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Under the Sala Trees (eBook 21) 2014-04-15 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Awaken!! The Eighth Sense (eBook 22) 2014-04-22 (from $5.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Underworld: The Gate of Despair (eBook 23) 2014-04-22 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Hades Reawakens (eBook 24) 2014-04-29 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - The Greatest Eclipse (eBook 25) 2014-04-29 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - The Greatest Eclipse (eBook 26) 2014-05-06 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac - Death and Sleep (eBook 27) 2014-05-13 (from $4.99)
    Knights of the Zodiac (eBook 28) 2014-05-20 (from $4.99)
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Story & Art: Masami Kurumada 
(none)
Japanese companies
Publisher: Shueisha 
English staff
English cast
Translation: Mari Morimoto 

Adaptation: Lance Caselman 
Publisher: Seiji Horibuchi 
(none)
English companies
Licensed by: Viz Media 
French staff
French companies
(none)
Publisher:
Kana 
Panini Comics (Episode G) 
French cast
(none)
Spanish staff
Spanish cast
Translation:
Marc Bernabé (Spain) 
Marcelo Vicente (Editorial IVREA Argentina) 
Verónica Calafell (Spain) 

Design:
Andrea Pontoni (Editorial IVREA Argentina) 
Graciela Escobar (Editorial IVREA Argentina) 
Javier Heredia (Editorial IVREA Argentina) 
Maximiliano Gómez (Editorial IVREA Argentina) 
Pablo Broqua (Editorial IVREA Argentina) 
Paula Ventimiglia (Editorial IVREA Argentina) 
Operations Manager: Enrique Espinosa (Grupo Editorial Vid) 
Publishing Director: Carlos Francisco Jiménez (Grupo Editorial Vid) 
Responsible Editor: Teresa Ponce Torres (Grupo Editorial Vid) 
(none)
Spanish companies
Publisher:
Editorial Ivréa (Argentina) 
Glénat España (Spain) 
Grupo Editorial Vid (Mexico) 
Italian staff
Italian companies
(none)
Publisher:
Granata Press (1st edition) 
Star Comics (2nd edition) 
Italian cast
(none)
German staff
German companies
(none)
Publisher: Planet Manga 
German cast
(none)
Portuguese staff
Portuguese companies
(none)
Official Fanclub: CavZodíaco 
Publisher:
Conrad (Brazil) 
JBC (2011 re-publication) 
Portuguese cast
(none)
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
(none)
Licensed by: Ching Win Publishing Co., Ltd. (15 vol. bunko + 22 vol. complete) 
Chinese (Taiwan) cast
(none)
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