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Portus (manga)

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Alternative title:
ポルタス (Japanese)
Genres: horror, supernatural
Objectionable content: Intense
Plot Summary: 17-year-old high school student Asami Kawakami's friend, Chiharu, has stopped answering her phone and never comes to school anymore. She would rather spend her time playing Portus, an old videogame. There is an urban legend that there is a secret level where a boy appears and asks if you want to go to the other side. If you say yes, you die. When Chiharu cuts her own throat, Asami and the art club teacher, Keigo Sawa, set out to find out the truth behind the legend and Chiharu's suicide.
User Ratings: 16 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 1 vote (dub:1)
 Excellent: 2 votes (Eng:1, sub:1)
 Very good: 3 votes (Eng:2, sub:1)
 Good: 3 votes (Eng:3)
 Decent: 5 votes (Eng:4, sub:1)
 So-so: -
 Not really good: 1 vote (dub:1)
 Weak: 1 vote (Eng:1)
 Bad: -
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 30 users, rank: #2100 (of 6760)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 6.875 (Good), std. dev.: 1.7633, rank: #3752 (of 7510)
Weighted mean: 6.898 (Good), rank: #4066 (of 7510) (seen all: 6.90)
Bayesian estimate: 7.058 (Good), rank: #2451 (of 3491)
Number of tankoubon: 1
Number of pages: 232
Vintage: 2006-01-05
Release dates: We have 2
Portus GN (Jan 4, 2008)
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Graphic novel
    Portus (GN 1) 2007-10-16 (from $30.63)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Story & Art: Jun Abe
Japanese companies
Publisher: Shogakukan
English staff
English cast
Translation: Kenichiro Yagi

Adaptation: Kelly Sue DeConnick
Design: Sam Elzway
Editing: Kit Fox
Touch-up Art & Lettering: Gia Cam Luc
English companies
Licensed by: Viz Media
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
Publisher: Milky Way Ediciones (Spain)
Spanish cast

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