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Gambling Apocalypse Kaiji (manga)

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Alternative title:
Gambler Kaiji
Kaiji (Japanese)
Tobaku Mokushiroku Kaiji (Japanese)
賭博默示錄 (Chinese (Taiwan))
賭博黙示録カイジ (Japanese)
Genres: drama, psychological
Themes: gambling, sports, tragedy
Plot Summary: Impoverished loser Kaiji spends his days playing cheap gambling games, and vandalizing cars to take his frustrations out on society. One day a debt collector arrives, informing Kaiji that an unpaid loan he had co-signed for has now fallen upon him. The debt collector coerces him into boarding a gambling boat to clear the debt, and possibly make himself rich on top of that. Kaiji accepts, but he has no inkling of the horrors that await him ...
User Ratings: 11 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 1 vote (Eng:1)
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 Very good: 3 votes (Eng:3)
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Seen in part or in whole by 35 users, rank: #1904 (of 6713)
Median rating: Excellent
Arithmetic mean: 7.909 (Very good), std. dev.: 1.9285, rank: #1418 (of 7443)
Weighted mean: 8.372 (Very good+), rank: #555 (of 7443) (seen all: 8.37 / seen some: 8.47 / won't finish: 8.00)
Bayesian estimate: 8.193 (Very good+), rank: #219 (of 3484)
Number of tankoubon: 13
Chapter titles: We have 27
Vintage: 1996-02-19 to 1999-08-09 (Young Magazine, 1996 #11 - 1999 #36)
Release dates: We have 17
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Story & Art: Nobuyuki Fukumoto
Japanese companies
Publisher: Kodansha
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English cast
English companies
Licensed by: Denpa
Translation: Highstone
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
Chinese (Taiwan) cast

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