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Shiki (manga)

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Alternative title:
Corpse Demon
Shi Ki (German)
屍鬼 (Japanese)
Genres: fantasy, horror
Themes: vampires
Plot Summary:
Sotoba is a small, quiet village where life has always been peaceful. Natsuno Yuuki, who moved from the city, hates it. However, recently a strange rash of mysterious deaths has begun to torment the village, and an epidemic is suspected. As various investigations continue, the truth behind the deaths becomes clear. The town is being attacked by vampires.
The story takes place in a small and what appears to be a peaceful village called, Sotoba. However, this is no ordinary village. Death seems to be tormenting the village and it is a common thing in Sotoba. Natsuno Yuuki, a new resident in Sotoba, hates the village and wants to move back to the city. However, he is determined to solve the mystery behind the strange death occurrences.
User Ratings: 34 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 8 votes (Eng:6, sub:2)
 Excellent: 9 votes (Eng:7, sub:1, ?:1)
 Very good: 8 votes (Eng:6, sub:1, dub:1)
 Good: 4 votes (Eng:4)
 Decent: 3 votes (Eng:3)
 So-so: 1 vote (Eng:1)
 Not really good: -
 Weak: 1 vote (Eng:1)
 Bad: -
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 107 users, rank: #778 (of 6761)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 8.206 (Very good+), std. dev.: 1.623, rank: #621 (of 7516)
Weighted mean: 8.164 (Very good), rank: #807 (of 7516) (seen all: 8.48 / seen some: 8.03 / won't finish: 3.00)
Bayesian estimate: 8.114 (Very good), rank: #296 (of 3491)
Vintage: 2007-12-02 (serialized in Jump Square)
Release dates: We have 44
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Original creator: Fuyumi Ono
Japanese companies
Publisher: Shueisha
Serialized In: Jump Square
French staff
French companies
Traduction: KAZÉ
French cast
German staff
German companies
German cast
Polish cast
Polish staff
Translation: Sara Schoeneberg
Polish companies
Publisher: Waneko
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
Licensed by: Sharp Point Press
Chinese (Taiwan) cast

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