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Mermaid's Scar (manga)

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Alternative title:
La Cicatriz de la Sirena (Spanish)
Mermaid Saga 3+4 (German)
Ningyo no Kizu (Japanese)
人魚の傷 (Japanese)
人魚之傷 (Chinese (Taiwan))
Genres: adventure, horror
Objectionable content: Intense
Plot Summary: Yuta and Mana (immortal beings because they ate mermaid's flesh) meet up with Masato, a young boy and Yukie, his babysitter. Masato's mother is a brooding and angry woman with a dark secret, which Yukie worries about. As Yuta and Mana unravel the mystery, they find themselves fighting against an unexpected foe older than themselves.
User Ratings: 76 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 7 votes (Eng:4, dub:1, sub:1, others:1
1 German
 Excellent: 12 votes (Eng:7, sub:4, ?:1)
 Very good: 28 votes (Eng:20, sub:5, dub:3)
 Good: 18 votes (Eng:13, sub:2, raw:1, others:2
1 Italian subtitled
1 German dubbed
 Decent: 9 votes (Eng:7, sub:2)
 So-so: 2 votes (Eng:2)
 Not really good: -
 Weak: -
 Bad: -
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 176 users, rank: #499 (of 6680)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 7.790 (Very good−), std. dev.: 1.1956, rank: #1577 (of 7377)
Weighted mean: 7.775 (Very good−), rank: #1825 (of 7377) (seen all: 7.81 / seen some: 7.04)
Bayesian estimate: 7.772 (Very good−), rank: #913 (of 3474)
Number of tankoubon: 1
Number of pages: 304
Chapter titles: We have 6
Vintage: 1988 to 1992 (published irregularly in Weekly Shonen Jump)
Release dates: We have 7
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Graphic novel
    Mermaid Saga (GN 3) 2004-11-03 (from $18.32)
    Mermaid's Scar (GN 1) 1996-02-28 (from $49.83)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Story & Art: Rumiko Takahashi
Japanese companies
Publisher: Shogakukan
English staff
English cast
Translation: Rachel Thorn

Adaptation: Rachel Thorn
Hidemi Sahara (Mermaid Saga Action Edition)
Yukiko Whitley (Mermaid Saga Collector's Edition)
Amy Yu (Mermaid Saga Collector's Edition)
Annette Roman
Megan Bates (Mermaid Saga Action Edition, vols. 2-4)
Trish Ledoux
Executive Editor: Seiji Horibuchi
Lettering: Joanna Estep (Mermaid Saga Collector's Edition)
Managing Editor: Satoru Fujii
Touch-up Art & Lettering: Wayne Truman
English companies
Licensed by: Viz Media
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
Publisher: LARP Editores S.A. (Argentina)
Spanish cast
German cast
German staff
Translation: Ute Maaz
German companies
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
Licensed by: Sharp Point Press
Chinese (Taiwan) cast

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