Ōoku: The Inner Chambers (GN 1)
Title: Ōoku: The Inner Chambers
Volume: GN 1
Distributor: Viz Media
Release date: 2009-08-18
Suggested retail price: $12.99
Age rating: 17+
ISBN-10: 1421527472 1421527472
ISBN-13: 9781421527475 9781421527475
In Edo period Japan, a strange new disease called the Red Pox has begun to prey on the country's men. Within eighty years of the first outbreak, the male population has fallen by seventy-five percent. Women have taken on all of the roles traditionally granted to men, even that of the Shogun. The men, precious providers of life, are carefully protected. And the most beautiful of the men are sent to serve in the Shogun's Inner Chamber...
Story and art by Fumi Yoshinaga.
(added on 2009-04-16, modified on 2009-04-16)
- Reviewed by Casey Brienza (August 12, 2009)
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