The Key to the Kingdom (GN 1 of 6)
Title: The Key to the Kingdom
Volume: GN 1 / 6
Distributor: CMX Manga
Release date: 2007-09-19
Suggested retail price: $9.99
Age rating: 16+
After a king and his eldest son die, the kingdom of Laudere is left without a ruler. Asta, the last surviving member of the royal family, stands in line for the throne. But before he can claim it, he must fulfill a quest: find the legendary "Key to the Kingdom." Both ancient beasts and a variety of contenders - including a princess, a dimwitted military captain, and a villainous aristocrat - imperil his journey. Someone will find the Key, but will it be Asta?
Story and art by Kyoko Shitou.
(added on 2007-04-24, modified on 2013-05-16)
- Reviewed by Casey Brienza (September 13, 2008)
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