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Reincarnated as a Sword (manga)

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Alternative title:
I became the sword by transmigrating
Tenken (Japanese)
Tenken – Reincarnato in una spada (Italian)
Tensei Shitara Ken Deshita (Japanese)
転剣 (Japanese)
転生したら剣でした (Japanese)
Plot Summary: Reincarnated as a sentient weapon with memories of his past life, but not his name, a magical sword saves a young beastgirl from a life of slavery. Fran, the cat-eared girl, becomes his wielder, and wants only to grow stronger, while the sword wants to know why he is here. (from manga)
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Seen in part or in whole by 14 users, rank: #3226 (of 6745)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 6.600 (Good−), std. dev.: 1.9596, rank: #4164 (of 7480)
Weighted mean: 7.332 (Good+), rank: #2859 (of 7480) (seen all: 7.78 / seen some: 8.00 / won't finish: 6.00)
Bayesian estimate: 7.495 (Good+), rank: #1527 (of 3491)
Chapter titles: We have 15
2016-12-09 to 2018-01-15 (serialized on Denshi Birz)
2018-01-15 (serialized on Comic Boost)
Release dates: We have 3
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Graphic novel
    Reincarnated as a Sword (GN 1) 2019-12-17 (from $11.71)
    Reincarnated as a Sword (GN 2) 2020-02-18 (from $10.39)
    Reincarnated as a Sword (GN 3) 2020-08-18 (from $10.39)
    Reincarnated as a Sword (GN 4) 2020-10-20 (from $10.39)
    Reincarnated as a Sword (GN 5) 2021-04-13 (from $12.93)
    Reincarnated as a Sword (GN 6) 2021-06-01 (from $12.68)
    Reincarnated as a Sword (GN 7) 2021-09-14 (from $10.39)
    Reincarnated as a Sword (GN 8) 2022-01-11 (from $12.99)
    Reincarnated as a Sword (GN 9) 2022-10-25 (from $10.50)
    Reincarnated as a Sword (GN 10) 2023-04-25 (from $9.28)
    Reincarnated as a Sword (GN 11) 2023-10-17 (from $10.91)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Original creator: Yuu Tanaka
Original Character Design: LLO
Publisher: Masayasu Ishihara
Japanese companies
Publisher: Gentosha Comics
English staff
English cast
Translation: Mike Rachmat

Adaptation: Peter Adrian Behravesh (vols 1-5)
Associate Publisher: Adam Arnold (vols 2-7)
Cover Design:
Hanase Qi (vols 1-2)
Nicky Lim (vols 3-7)
Editor-in-Chief: Adam Arnold (vol 1)
Lettering: Rai Enril
Managing Editor: Julie Davis
Prepress Technician: Rhiannon RasmussenSilverstein (vols 2-7)
Production Associate: Christa Miesner (vol 7)
Production manager: Lissa Pattillo
Danielle King
Dawn Davis (vols 5-6)
Kurestin Armada (Vol 1)
Publisher: Jason DeAngelis
Retouch: Rai Enril (Vols 2-7)
English companies
Italian staff
Italian companies
Publisher: Planet Manga
Italian cast

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