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Ultimo (manga)

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Alternative title:
Karakuridōji Ultimo (Japanese)
機巧童子 ULTIMO (Japanese)
Themes: good vs evil
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: Two robots named Ultimo, representing ultimate good, and Vice, representing ultimate evil, which were created by Dr. Dunstan 1,000 years ago in order to see whether good or evil is stronger. Vice and Ultimo are set to be unleashed when the last war begins and fulfill the experiment. In West Tokyo, Farmless City, a monster wearing a noh mask levels an observation deck on a city skyscraper. Ultimo is shown flying above the city and the monster wearing a noh mask transforms into Vice, the two get into a massive duel stunning pedestrians who have come to the scene.
User Ratings: 15 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 2 votes (Eng:1, dub:1)
 Excellent: 1 vote (Eng:1)
 Very good: 6 votes (Eng:6)
 Good: 3 votes (Eng:3)
 Decent: 2 votes (Eng:2)
 So-so: 1 vote (Eng:1)
 Not really good: -
 Weak: -
 Bad: -
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 71 users, rank: #1149 (of 6609)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 7.667 (Very good−), std. dev.: 1.3499, rank: #1760 (of 7279)
Weighted mean: 7.406 (Good+), rank: #2655 (of 7279) (seen all: 8.31 / seen some: 7.50 / won't finish: 6.35)
Bayesian estimate: 7.468 (Good+), rank: #1586 (of 3441)
Number of tankoubon: 12
Chapter titles: We have 54
2009-02-04 to 2012-01-04 (Jump SQ. Mar. 2009 to Feb. 2012)
2012-02-19 to 2015-02-19 (Jump SQ.19 Winter 2012 to Mar. 2015)
2015-10-16 (last chapter in Jump SQ. Crown Autumn 2015)
Release dates: We have 45
Trivia: We have 1
Ultimo GN 3 (Nov 24, 2010)
News: Show:
Viz Media Shonen Jump (Jul 24, 2010)
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    Ultimo (eBook 1) 2012-04-23
    Ultimo (eBook 2) 2012-04-23
    Ultimo (eBook 3) 2012-04-23
    Ultimo (eBook 4) 2012-04-30
    Ultimo (eBook 5) 2012-05-28
    Ultimo (eBook 6) 2012-07-09
    Ultimo (eBook 7) 2012-08-07
    Ultimo (eBook 8) 2013-01-29
    Ultimo (eBook 9) 2013-11-05
    Ultimo (eBook 10) 2014-11-04
Graphic novel
    Ultimo (GN 1) 2010-02-02 (from $7.99)
    Ultimo (GN 2) 2010-07-06 (from $3.36)
    Ultimo (GN 3) 2010-12-07 (from $6.40)
    Ultimo (GN 4) 2011-03-01 (from $7.99)
    Ultimo (GN 5) 2011-06-07 (from $7.99)
    Ultimo (GN 6) 2011-09-06 (from $20.40)
    Ultimo (GN 7) 2012-08-07 (from $7.99)
    Ultimo (GN 8) 2013-01-01 (from $7.99)
    Ultimo (GN 9) 2013-11-05 (from $7.99)
    Ultimo (GN 10) 2014-11-04 (from $7.99)
    Ultimo (GN 11) 2015-12-01 (from $399.99)
    Ultimo (GN 12) 2016-12-06 (from $299.99)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Story & Art: Hiroyuki Takei
Original Concept: Stan Lee
Japanese companies
Publisher: Shueisha
English staff
English cast
Translation: John Werry

Design: Fawn Lau
Jann Jones (Graphic Novel Edition, vols. 1-2)
Joel Enos (Shonen Jump series [vols. 1-5])
Megan Bates (Graphic Novel Edition, vols. 3-12)
Touch-up Art & Lettering: James Gaubatz
English companies
Distributor: Madman Entertainment (Australia & New Zealand)
Licensed by: Viz Media
French staff
French companies
Publisher: KAZÉ
French cast
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
Translation: Ayako Koike (Panini Comics)
Publisher: Panini Comics (Spain)
Translation: Daruma Serveis Lingüístics (Panini Comics)
Spanish cast
Italian staff
Italian cast
Translation: Edoardo Serino

Editor-in-Chief: Elena Zanzi
Lettering: Barbara Stavel
Italian companies
Publisher: Planet Manga (Panini Comics)
German staff
German companies
German cast

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