Saikano (GN 1 of 7)
Volume: GN 1 / 7
Distributor: Viz Media
Release date: 2004-06-16
Suggested retail price: $9.95
Age rating: 16+
Shuji and Chise are high school seniors in a small town who had just started dating when Shuji discovers that Chise has been engineered by the SDF so that she can transform herself into a powerful weapon.
While Shuji and Chise keep trying to nurture their relationship, Chise continues to grow even more powerful as the Ultimate Weapon, and becomes increasingly torn between being a destructive fighting force and remaining an ordinary teenager.
What do you do when the girl you love becomes a weapon of mass destruction?
Story and art by Shin Takahashi.
(added on 2011-08-20, modified on 2014-03-01)
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