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Samurai Executioner (manga)

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Alternative title:
Kubikiri Asa (Japanese)
Poranek ściętych głów (Polish)
Samurai Executor (Portuguese)
首斬り朝 (Japanese)
Themes: historical
Objectionable content: Intense
Plot Summary: Kubikiri Asa, as an executioner in Edo-period Japan, struggles to walk the fine balance between the brutal path of crime and punishment and enlightened road of Samurai honor. Mature audiences only.
User Ratings: 39 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 8 votes (Eng:4, sub:3, dub:1)
 Excellent: 11 votes (Eng:7, sub:4)
 Very good: 11 votes (Eng:9, sub:2)
 Good: 4 votes (Eng:2, dub:2)
 Decent: 3 votes (Eng:3)
 So-so: 2 votes (Eng:2)
 Not really good: -
 Weak: -
 Bad: -
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 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 80 users, rank: #1034 (of 6713)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 8.282 (Very good+), std. dev.: 1.3765, rank: #546 (of 7442)
Weighted mean: 8.290 (Very good+), rank: #644 (of 7442) (seen all: 8.50 / seen some: 7.87)
Bayesian estimate: 8.235 (Very good+), rank: #184 (of 3484)
Number of tankoubon: 10
Number of pages: 300
#01. When The Demon Knife Weeps
#02. Two Bodies, Two Minds
#03. The Hell Stick
#04. Portrait Of Death
#05. Ten Fingers, One Life
#06. Shinko The Kappa
#07. The Bamboo Splitter
#08. The Death Sign Of Spring
1972 to 1976 (Original Serialization)
2005-10 to 2006-07 (Spain)
Release dates: We have 4
Samurai Executioner GN 7 (Feb 9, 2006)
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Graphic novel
    Samurai Executioner (GN 1) 2004-07-28 (from $7.99)
    Samurai Executioner (GN 2) 2004-12-15 (from $7.99)
    Samurai Executioner (GN 3) 2005-01-26 (from $7.99)
    Samurai Executioner (GN 4) 2005-03-09 (from $6.56)
    Samurai Executioner (GN 5) 2005-09-21 (from $7.99)
    Samurai Executioner (GN 6) 2005-09-28 (from $7.99)
    Samurai Executioner (GN 7) 2005-12-14 (from $7.99)
    Samurai Executioner (GN 8) 2006-01-11 (from $7.99)
    Samurai Executioner (GN 9) 2006-03-15 (from $7.99)
    Samurai Executioner (GN 10) 2006-05-24 (from $7.99)
    Samurai Executioner [Omnibus] (GN 1) 2014-05-27 (from $15.99)
    Samurai Executioner [Omnibus] (GN 2) 2014-08-26 (from $14.99)
    Samurai Executioner [Omnibus] (GN 3) 2014-11-25 (from $15.99)
    Samurai Executioner [Omnibus] (GN 4) 2015-02-24 (from $15.99)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Japanese companies
Publisher: Kodansha (Original Publication)
English staff
English cast
Art Director: Lia Ribacchi
Translation: Dana Lewis

Book Design: Darin Fabrick
Editing: Tim Ervin-Gore
Editing Assistant: Philip Simon
Publisher: Mike Richardson
English companies
Licensed by: Dark Horse Comics
Retouch & Lettering: Digital Chameleon
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
Publisher: Planeta DeAgostini Comics (Spain)
Spanish cast
Italian cast
Italian staff
Ginevra Morelle (vol. 7-14)
Valentina Vignola (vol. 1-6)
Italian companies
Publisher: Goen
Polish staff
Polish cast
Translation: Radosław Bolałek
Polish companies
Publisher: Hanami
Portuguese staff
Portuguese companies
Publisher: Planet Manga
Portuguese cast

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