Saiyuki (manga, K. Minekura)

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Alternative title:
Саюки (Russian)
最遊記 (Japanese)
최유기 신장판 (Korean)
Genres: adventure
Themes: historical
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: On present day Earth, the brotherhood of humans and demons (youkai) has been broken. A corrupt and evil demon, Gyumao, is performing experiments that combine human science and youkai magic, causing all demons to go crazy. Now, Genjo Sanzo, a trash-taking Buddist monk, is given a mission: Deliver a sacred scroll, the Maten Scripture, to India. For the journey, he is teamed up with Son Goku, a 500-year-old demon, Sha Gojyo, a red-eyed half demon human, and Cho Hakkai, a school teacher turned demon. Together, the four of them must travel to India, but the road ahead will surely be full of speed bumps, and demon attacks.
User Ratings: 321 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 39 votes (Eng:22, dub:8, sub:7, others:2
1 Russian
1 Spanish
 Excellent: 110 votes (Eng:51, dub:26, sub:24, ?:5, raw:1, others:3
1 Russian
1 Polish subtitled
1 Spanish
 Very good: 68 votes (Eng:39, sub:14, dub:12, ?:2, raw:1)
 Good: 53 votes (Eng:28, dub:14, sub:5, ?:1, raw:1, others:4
2 French
1 Italian dubbed
1 Italian
 Decent: 23 votes (Eng:16, sub:3, dub:2, raw:1, raw:1)
 So-so: 13 votes (Eng:9, dub:2, raw:1, sub:1)
 Not really good: 6 votes (Eng:5, dub:1)
 Weak: 3 votes (sub:1, dub:1, Eng:1)
 Bad: 3 votes (Eng:3)
 Awful: 2 votes (dub:1, Eng:1)
 Worst ever: 1 vote (dub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 799 users, rank: #84 (of 5870)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 7.910 (Very good), std. dev.: 1.7351, rank: #1419 (of 6210)
Weighted mean: 7.824 (Very good−), rank: #1623 (of 6210) (seen all: 8.20 / seen some: 7.45 / won't finish: 4.98)
Bayesian estimate: 7.823 (Very good−), rank: #791 (of 3263)
Number of tankoubon: 9
Number of pages: 184
Chapter titles: We have 18
Vintage: 1997-02-18 to 2002-01-18 (serialized in Monthly G Fantasy)
Release dates: We have 50
Links: We have 8
Trivia: We have 1
News: Show:
New Tezuka Anime (May 22, 2003)
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Graphic novel
    Saiyuki (GN 1) 2004-03-02
    Saiyuki (GN 2) 2004-05-11
    Saiyuki (GN 3) 2004-07-13
    Saiyuki (GN 4) 2004-09-14 (from $5.99)
    Saiyuki (GN 5) 2004-11-09
    Saiyuki (GN 6) 2005-01-11
    Saiyuki (GN 7) 2005-03-08
    Saiyuki (GN 8) 2005-06-07
    Saiyuki (GN 9) 2005-07-12
    Saiyuki [Hardcover] (GN 1) 2020-02-18
    Saiyuki [Hardcover] (GN 2) 2020-05-19

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Story & Art: Kazuya Minekura

Azuma Asu (Vol. 6)
Jiro Suzuki (Vol. 6)
Editing: Yousuke Sugino (Vol. 6)
Japanese companies
Publisher: Enix
Serialized In: G-Fantasy
English staff
English cast
Art Director: Matt Alford
Associate Editor: Lianne Sentar
Cover Layout: Anna Kernbaum
Digital Imaging Manager: Chris Buford
Jake Forbes
Lillian Diaz-Przybyl (vol. 6-9)
Managing Editor: Jill Freshney
Pre-Press Manager: Antonio DePietro
President: John Parker
Production Artist: James Dashiell
Production manager:
Jennifer Miller
Mutsumi Miyazaki
Publisher: Stuart Levy
Retouch & Lettering: Eva Han
VP of Production: Ron Klamert
English companies
Distributor: Madman Entertainment (Australia & New Zealand)
Licensed by:
Kodansha Comics (2019)
French staff
French companies
Publisher: Panini Comics
French cast
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
Publisher: Mangaline Comics
Spanish cast
Italian staff
Italian companies
Publisher: Dynit
Italian cast
German cast
German staff
Translation: Dorothea Uberall
German companies
Publisher: Carlsen Comics
Polish staff
Polish cast
Polish companies
Publisher: Waneko
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
Chinese (Taiwan) cast

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