Basilisk (manga)

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Alternative title:
Basilisk - Chronik der Koga-Ninja (German) 
Basilisk - I segreti mortali dei ninja (Italian) 
Basilisk - The Kouga Ninja Scrolls 
バジリスク (Japanese) 
Genres: action , drama , romance , supernatural 
Themes: historical , ninja , tragedy 
Objectionable content: Intense 
Plot Summary: The story takes place in the year 1614. Two ninja clans, Tsubagakure of the Iga and Manjidani of Kouga, battle each other to determine which grandson of Tokugawa Ieyasu will become the next shogun. The deadly competition between 10 elite ninja from each clan unleashes a centuries-old hatred that threatens to destroy all hope for peace between them. 
User Ratings: 195 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 20 votes (Eng:8, sub:4, dub:4, ?:1, raw:1, others:2
1 German
1 Italian subtitled
)
 Excellent: 39 votes (Eng:20, sub:9, dub:5, raw:2, edit.dub:1, others:2
1 Italian edited dub
1 Turkish
)
 Very good: 73 votes (Eng:33, sub:24, dub:10, edit.dub:2, ?:1, raw:1, others:2
1 Polish
1 Italian dubbed
)
 Good: 32 votes (Eng:15, sub:10, dub:2, ?:2, others:3
2 German subtitled
1 Italian
)
 Decent: 16 votes (Eng:9, sub:4, raw:1, others:2
2 German
)
 So-so: 5 votes (Eng:3, sub:1, dub:1)
 Not really good: 4 votes (Eng:3, dub:1)
 Weak: 1 vote (Eng:1)
 Bad: 4 votes (Eng:3, dub:1)
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: 1 vote (sub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 440 users, rank: #173 (of 4469)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 7.728 (Very good−), std. dev.: 1.6681, rank: #1509 (of 4494)
Weighted mean: 7.639 (Very good−), rank: #1499 (of 4494) (seen all: 7.74 / seen some: 7.53 / won't finish: 3.67)
Bayesian estimate: 7.642 (Very good−), rank: #965 (of 2787)
Number of tankoubon: 5 
Number of pages: 208 
Vintage:
2003-05-02
2005-05 to 2005-09 (Germany: Heyne) 
2006-05-12 to 2007-05-29 (North America) 
Release dates: We have 20
Links: We have 1
Reviews:
Basilisk GN 4 (Apr 6, 2007)
Basilisk GN 2 (Aug 30, 2006)
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eBook
    Basilisk (eBook 1) 2014-09-02 (from $9.49)
    Basilisk (eBook 2) 2014-09-02 (from $9.49)
    Basilisk (eBook 3) 2014-09-02
    Basilisk (eBook 4) 2014-09-02
    Basilisk (eBook 5) 2014-09-09
Graphic novel
    Basilisk (GN 1) 2005-05-12 (from $12.59)
    Basilisk (GN 2) 2005-08-30 (from $13.95)
    Basilisk (GN 3) 2005-11-29 (from $11.16)
    Basilisk (GN 4) 2007-02-28 (from $11.16)
    Basilisk (GN 5) 2007-05-29 (from $12.59)
Novel
    The Kouga Ninja Scrolls (Novel) 2006-12-31 (from $9.55)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Story: Futaroh Yamada 
Art: Masaki Segawa 
(none)
Japanese companies
Publisher: Kodansha 
English staff
English cast
Translation: David Ury 

Adaptation: David Ury 
Lettering: Foltz Design 
(none)
English companies
Distributor: Tanoshimi (UK) 
Licensed by:
Del Rey 
Kodansha Comics (2014) 
French staff
French cast
Translation: Atomic Panda 

Lettering: Julien Cordero 
(none)
French companies
Publisher: Kurokawa 
German staff
German companies
(none)
Publisher: Heyne 
German cast
(none)
Portuguese staff
Portuguese companies
(none)
Portuguese cast
(none)
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