Phoenix - Civil War, Part One (GN 7)
Title: Phoenix - Civil War, Part One
Volume: GN 7
Distributor: Viz Media
Release date: 2006-06-13
Suggested retail price: $15.99
Age rating: 13+
At the end of the Heian Period (12th century), a hunter named Benta comes to Kyoto in search of his abducted fiancee, Obuu. Obuu is forced to become the attendant of a powerful man of the time, who wishes to cheat death and extend the life of his clan by obtaining the legendary phoenix. Meanwhile, dissent is brewing among a people fed up with their corrupt government. Kyoto is on the verge of a civil war!
Story and art by Osamu Tezuka.
(added on 2006-01-20, modified on 2006-01-20)
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