• remind me tomorrow
  • remind me next week
  • never remind me
Subscribe to the ANN Newsletter • Wake up every Sunday to a curated list of ANN's most interesting posts of the week. read more

Black Torch (manga)

Have you read this? want to / read some / read all

Alternative title:
ブラックトーチ (Japanese)
Genres: supernatural
Themes: demons, ninja
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: Jiro Azuma is descended from of a long line of shinobi, and he also can talk to animals. Although he may appear rough and tumble, his compassionate side emerges when it comes to furry critters. But Jiro's soft spot for animals gets him in major trouble when a suspicious stray cat fuses with him, granting him exceptional power but also dragging him into humanity's hidden battle against powerful, menacing spirits.
User Ratings: 4 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: -
 Excellent: -
 Very good: 2 votes (Eng:2)
 Good: -
 Decent: 1 vote (Eng:1)
 So-so: 1 vote (Eng:1)
 Not really good: -
 Weak: -
 Bad: -
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 10 users, rank: #3767 (of 6714)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 6.750 (Good−), std. dev.: 1.299, rank: #3919 (of 7444)
Weighted mean: 7.314 (Good+), rank: #2894 (of 7444) (seen all: 5.91 / seen some: 8.00)
Bayesian estimate: 7.507 (Very good−), rank: #1489 (of 3484)
Number of tankoubon: 5
Chapter titles: We have 19
2016-12-31 to 2018-03-02 (serialized in Jump Square)
2018-04-11 to 2018-07-11 (serialized in Shonen Jump+)
Release dates: We have 15
Black Torch GNs 2-4 (Jun 3, 2019)
Black Torch GN 1 (Aug 11, 2018)
You can contribute information to this page, but first you must login or register

Graphic novel
    Black Torch (GN 1) 2018-08-07 (from $7.99)
    Black Torch (GN 2) 2018-11-06 (from $7.99)
    Black Torch (GN 3) 2019-02-05 (from $7.99)
    Black Torch (GN 4) 2019-05-07 (from $7.99)
    Black Torch (GN 5) 2019-08-06 (from $9.89)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Story & Art: Tsuyoshi Takaki

Editing: Shihei Lin
Japanese companies
Publisher: Shueisha
English staff
English cast
Adrienne Beck (volumes 3-5)
Colin Leigh (volumes 1-2)
Toshikazu Aizawa (volumes 1-2)

Additional Translation: Marlene First (Vol. 2)
Design: Julian Robinson
Editing: Marlene First
Touch-up Art & Lettering: Annaliese Christman
English companies
Licensed by: Viz Media
French cast
French staff
Translation: Sébastien Ludmann
French companies
Publisher: Éditions Ki-oon
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
Publisher: Norma Editorial (Spain)
Spanish cast
Italian cast
Italian staff
Translation: Simona Stanzani
Italian companies
Publisher: Planet Manga

This encyclopedia is collaboratively edited by the users of this site
DISCLAIMER add information report an error lookup sources

Compare this manga's credits with others

# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Manga anthology